Significant Crimes in Lower Merion Township
This page lists significant criminal events that occurred in Lower Merion Township over the past two week period and is not intended as a comprehensive view of all criminal activity in the Township. For more detailed and comprehensive view see the police blotter by clicking here.
Yesterday between 9:45 AM and 6:15 PM, a residential burglary occurred in the 400 Block of Oakwynne Drive, Wynnewood. Entry into the residence was gained via the sliding glass doors located at the rear of the house. Once inside the actors removed cash.
May 16, 2017
Sometime between 1PM on 5-14 and 9 AM on 5-15, a residential burglary occurred in the 100 Block of Jefferson St, Belmont Hills. Entry into the residence was gained by unknown means. Once inside the suspect removed tools.
Sometime between May 12th and May 15th a residential burglary occurred the Unit Block of East Newfield Way, Bala Cynwyd. Entry into the residence was gained via an unlocked door. Once inside the suspects took jewelry.
Sometime since May 11 an attempted burglary occurred in the 100 Block of Henley Rd, Penn Wynne. In this incident, a rear window was forced. The investigation into this incident is continuing.
May 15, 2017
A residential burglary was reported on the 500 Block of South Narberth Ave, Merion. Entry was made via an unsecured window. Jewelry, electronics and checks were taken.
May 8, 2017
On Saturday, May 6th a residential burglary occurred in the 200 Block of Ardmore Ave., Ardmore. Entry into the apartment was gained via an unlocked window. Once inside the suspects removed a computer, a tablet, cash and jewelry.
On Friday, May 5th at approximately 1212 PM an attempted residential burglary occurred in the 400 Block of Levering Mill Rd, Bala Cynwyd. Officers responding found a broken first floor window, however, no entry was gained.