Daily Delco Archive: March, 2012

Chester student brought gun, bullets to school

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A middle-school boy was arrested for bringing a gun and bullets to his charter school in Chester Township yesterday, according to a statement... Read more

Cops: Drug dealer shoots robber dead

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A drug dealer with a permit to carry shot and killed a man who tried to rob him in Upper Darby last night, according to police. The 24-year-old... Read more

Three words to cure any hangover ...

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Kelly's Kandy in Collingdale. Sure, they have chocolate covered fruit trays. But if health food ain't your thing ... Read more

Cops: Woman had counterfeit coupons and $3,000 in baby food

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Now this is really cutting corners, or clipping them, to be more exact. According to state police, around 6:35 p.m. Sunday, Amanda Panek,... Read more

Thieves run from cops into Chester school

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If you're running from police, the last place you probably want to hide out is in an occupied school, but that's just what some copper thieves... Read more

Police fashion tip: Kids, don't set fire to your clothes

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In a classic case of burying the lede, Swarthmore cops just sent me an e-mail about a routine theft – car unlocked, credit cards stolen... Read more

Cops: Woman said she stole from Goodwill out of good will

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Welcome to the enchanted land of Delaware County, where even Robin Hood tales go awry. When cops caught up with 61-year-old Abbie Merritt... Read more

Cops: Darby officer stole and sold department's guns

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A Darby Township police officer was arrested today for allegedly stealing and selling two guns from the department where he worked. Ofc. Johnathan... Read more