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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

October 18, 2019

Sometime overnight on October 16th, a residential burglary occurred on the unit block of S. Merion Ave, Bryn Mawr.  Entry into the residence was gained through an unlocked back door.  Taken was a Marin commuter style bike and cash.

October 17 2019

Yesterday at approximately 4:15 PM, a bank robbery occurred at the Citizens Bank located at 225 West Lancaster in Ardmore.  In this incident, a light completed black male with a thin build wearing black jacket and black baseball hat entered the bank and passed a demand note indicating that he was armed. He fled the area on foot after obtaining cash. He was last seen traveling northbound on Woodside Rd.  

October 10, 2019

Last evening at 7:19 a residential burglary occurred on the 1200 Block of Rock Creek Rd, Gladwyne.  Entry into the residence was gained by force on a sliding glass door.  Once inside the suspects removed jewelry and cash.

October 3 2019

Overnight on October 1st, a burglary occurred at the management office located in the Casa Del Sol Apartments, 410 West Lancaster Ave, Haverford.  Entry into the office was gained by forcing a door.  Once inside the suspect removed a laptop and cash box containing money and gift-cards.

September 27,2019

Yesterday, sometime between 8 AM and 10:10 PM, a residential burglary occurred in the 1300 Block of Club House Rd, Gladwyne.    Entry into the residence was gained by breaking a sliding glass door.  Once inside the suspects removed jewelry, cash and firearms.

September 12 2019

Yesterday, sometime between 11 AM and 3:30 PM, a residential burglary occurred in the 400 block of Bala Ave, Bala Cynwyd.  Entry into the residence was gained via an unlocked door.  Taken in this incident was a laptop computer and cash.

September 5, 2019

Sometime overnight on 9-3 an commercial burglary occurred at Hamilton Lane located at 1 Presidential Blvd, Bala Cynwyd.  Entry into the building was gained by forcing an exterior door.  Once inside, the suspects damaged an electronic door lock, no entry was gained.

 August 29 2019

Sometime between August 26th and August 27th a residential burglary occurred at the Metropolitan Apartments located at 250 East Wynnewood Rd, Wynnewood.  Entry into the apartment was gained by unknown means.  Taken in this incident was cash and jewelry.

August 28 2019

Overnight on August 26th, a commercial burglary occurred at Clarke and Cohen located at 510 Belmont Ave, Bala Cynwyd.  Entry into the business was gained via an unsecured window.  Once inside the suspects removed several watches and cash.

August 27,2019

Overnight on 8-25, a commercial burglary occurred at the Belmont Hills Pool located at 112 Marywatersford Rd, Bala Cynwyd.  Entry into the snackbar was gained by unknown means.  Once inside the suspects removed change from the cash register and several cases of soft drinks.

August 13, 2019

Sometime between August 6 and August 11,  a residential burglary occurred on Broome Ln, Merion.  Entry into the residence was gained by entering an unlocked door at a home under construction.  A wall-safe was forcibly removed. Jewelry was inside.