On vacation this winter with his family in Bermuda, Drew Skelton said he decided to help East Greenville resolve its police issues.
Skelton, a 1984 graduate of Upper Perkiomen High School who grew up in a neighboring municipality, felt an urge to help the borough. "I told the wife that I wanted to get involved," he said
. "East Greenville was in a bind, and I thought I could help out."
On Monday night, municipal officials welcomed Skelton, the interim chief of the East Greenville Borough Police Department, and David Nosal, a lieutenant with the Pennsylvania State Police, during an informal meet and greet at Borough Hall.
A Hereford native who lives in New Hanover, Skelton described himself as the ideal candidate to oversee the creation of the borough's new department. A 23-year veteran of the ...