Whitpain Township Police say a silent alarm was triggered at around 1:30 Monday morning for the report a robbery
“From the Whitpain Tavern on Dekalb Pike and as Officers were responding they received some additional information that a red Mustang was taken during the incident.”
Whitpain Township Police Sergeant, Kathy Penecale says before the two armed masked men fled in the red Mustang.
“The grabbed a safe from the tavern.”
Officers set up stop strips, which forced the car off the road on to Montgomery County Community College property. The suspects were able to flee on foot. The school opened at noon on Monday. The suspects are described as black males. They remain at large. No one was injured during the robbery.
A crash in Montgomery Township injuries three drivers, police say the crash happened a little after 1pm Thursday near the intersection of Route-309 and North Wales Road when a car was leaving a fast food restaurant, moments later the car and two other vehicles impacted each other. One driver had to be extricated. Police say, there was no damage to nearby properties or electric lines.
A relationship with a 14-year-old girl and her testimony in court, results in a six to 23 month prison term for a Souderton man. Prosecutors say, 46-year-old Michael Cardillo engaged in inappropriate sex acts with the teen, and gave her alcohol and cigarettes. The incidents happened between September of 2011 and April of 2012. Cardillo was a friend of the family. He’s been ordered to report to jail on December 2nd and faces eight years of probation after serving his sentence.
A bizarre incident on a school bus in North Wales last Wednesday lands the parents of a student behind bars over the alleged bullying of their son. Police say, the bus was stopped at around 4pm on Elm Street by Christina and Christopher Gring. According to court records, the bus driver let Christina Gring in the bus because the driver thought her son may have forgotten something, but police say, Gring began questioning children to the point where many began to cry and hide. Police say Christopher Gring stood at the steps of the bus and launched a verbal assault at the students, one of his comments threatened violence. The Grings were arrested and signed statements admitting what they had done. The couple is being held in the Montgomery County Prison on 10-thousand dollars bail. They face a November 5th hearing. Their son is with a relative. The bus was carrying students from North Wales Elementary School.