Marijuana and unprescribed pills arrests lead Mt. Laurel Police Report this week

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The following information was provided by the Mt. Laurel Police Department.

On Sept. 6 at 5:15 p.m., Mt. Laurel Police responded to an attempted burglary to a residence on the 800 block of Centerton Road. A neighbor reported that he observed two juvenile males break a rear window to the residence in an attempt to enter the house. The neighbor yelled at the boys and they ran off towards Sternlight Drive. The homeowner was not home at the time of the incident. The suspects were described as two males, approximately 15 years of age. One was wearing a red shirt with a black backpack and the second was wearing a lighter colored shirt and a black backpack.

On Sept. 7 at 11:05 a.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted an investigation into a suspicious person on Lenola Road near Nixon Drive. During the investigation officers arrested a female, age 22, of Philadelphia. She was wanted by the Bucks County Pennsylvania Sherriff’s Department for drug related charges. She was charged with being a fugitive from justice with bail set at $25,000 and committed to the Burlington County Jail.

On Sept. 10 between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. a resident on the 600 block of Hartford Road reported that an outdoor decorative statue was damaged.

On Sept. 11 at 2:45 a.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Church Road near Tam O’Shanter Road. During the stop officers arrested a male, age 43, of Levittown, PA for a probation violation warrant out of Bucks County, PA. The male was charged with being a fugitive from justice. His bail was set at $25,000, no 10 percent option, and he was committed to the Burlington County Jail.

A resident of Willow Way reported a green ladies trailblazer mountain bike was stolen from the property sometime between Sept. 8 and Sept. 10.

On Sept. 12 at 8:05 a.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Route 73 near Fellowship Road. During the stop officers arrested a male, age 33, of Roebling, after he provided the officer a fictitious motor vehicle insurance card. He was charged with exhibiting a fictitious insurance card and released pending a court hearing.

A resident of the unit block of Leighton Road reported an unlocked vehicle parked in their drive way was entered during the early morning hours of Sept. 12. A wallet, cash, and credit cards were stolen.

On Sept. 12 at 10:20 p.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted a motor vehicles top on Route 73 near I295. During the stop officers arrested a male, age 23, of Westmont. He was charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and released pending a court hearing.

On Sept. 13 at 2:40 a.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Larchmont Boulevard near Marne Highway. During the stop officers arrested a male, age 26, of Eastampton, for an outstanding criminal warrant. He was also found in possession of prescription drugs not prescribed to him. He was charged with drug possession and committed to the Burlington County Jail.

A resident of the 400 block of Willow Turn reported that a cellphone was stolen from their unlocked vehicle on Sept. 12 between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

On Sept. 13 at 11:25 a.m. Mt. Laurel Police conducted a motor vehicle stop on Route 73 near Crawford Place. During the stop officers arrested a male, age 19, of Willingboro. He was charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and released pending a court hearing.