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.
Last evening, at approximately 7:50 PM, a carjacking occurred at the Wine and Spirits Shop located at 119 W. City Ave, Bala Cynwyd. In this incident a black male approximately 6" tall wearing a dark jacket, olive green pants and carrying a backpack forced the victim from her Gold Toyota Highlander and fled the area in it. The victim suffered head and arm injuries.
November 19, 2019
Yesterday at about 7:50 PM Officers responded to a residential burglar alarm on the 200 block of Laurel Lane Haverford. Upon arrival they located a shattered window. A check of the residence was negative. It is unknown if anything was taken.
Yesterday, sometime between 1:15PM and 9PM a residential burglary occurred in the 800 block of Harriton Rd, Bryn Mawr. Entry into the residence was gained by shattering a second floor window at the rear of the house. Once inside the suspects removed jewelry.
Yesterday between 7:PM and 7:19 PM a residential burglary occurred in the 900 block of Centennial Rd. Entry was gained by forcing a second floor sliding glass door. Jewelry and cash were taken.
Last evening, sometime between 9:15 and 9:30, a residential burglary occurred at the Wyndon Apts, 625 E.Lancaster Ave, Wynnewood. An unlocked apartment was entered. Taken was a purse, wallet and laptop.