by Alex Lloyd Gross Domestic violence is no joke. It can be downright terrifying especially when a judge lets your assailant go free with a promise to stay away. That is what happened to a Falls Township woman when she reported Patrick Dando, of Elmwood Avenue, Bensalem Twp after he assaulted her. He got freed
by Alex Lloyd Gross Lisa Todd was reported missing in October of 1985. Her family had no idea what happened to her. On January 24,1988 Bensalem Police were called to a well on State Road, the site of the former Publiker Distillery . The body of a female had been found there. Police had no
by Alex Lloyd Gross Bucks County may get a new sheriff in November 2021. Fred Harran is running and wants the position. Currently, he is the Director of Public Safety for Bensalem Township. Since the sheriff is an elected position, it would be the people of Bucks County that hire him to do the job.
by Alex Lloyd Gross Police closed the 4100 block of Old Lincoln Highway during the early morning hours of February 27, 2021. They wanted to investigate a double shooting that left one male dead and another in very critical condition. It happened just before 2:00 AM when police got a call reporting a shooting at
by Alex Lloyd Gross UPDATE 2/18/2021 9:00 PM Dascir Martin, of Philadelphia was arrested and charged with criminal attempted homicide, firing a gun into an occupied structure, aggravated assault and related charges. he was transported to Bucks County Prison under $1,000,000 bail /10 percent. by District Judge William Benz. He did not have a
by Alex Lloyd Gross A two vehicle crash sent one male to the hospital with non life threatening injuries and caused traffic to be diverted near Route 13 and the Crespo Estates.. A male driving a plumbing van was west on Park Avenue when a car came up behind him and slammed into it. A
by Alex Lloyd Gross A small fire, brought under control quickly , kept Bensalem fire crews busy today, February 10, 2021. They were called to a residence on the 1600 block of Byberry Road for a report of a house fire. Upon their arrival, they found smoke coming from the rear of the property. All
by Alex Lloyd Gross Police were called to the Pep Boys on Street Road yesterday after noon, February 9, 2021 for a report of a dog bite. When they arrived they found a customer was on the front walkway suffering from a dog bite. As the investigation unfolded, they learned that the customer had parked
by Alex Lloyd Gross One driver was injured after they skidded on ice and hit a utility pole, knocking it down. The injury was minor, police said. The crash happened February 8 2021 on Dunksferry Road, in the vicinity of Marshall Lane just before 10:00 AM. The pole fell, taking wires with it. There
by Alex Lloyd Gross Bensalem has seen a significant jump in the number of cars stolen in the township. In 2020, Police responded to 61 percent more stolen vehicles than they did in 2019. The owners of cars are making it easier for car thieves, said Fred Harran, Director of Public Safety for the township.