Wednesday, November 26, 2014

SUBSCRIBE ONLINE - CLICK HERE!    
 
SPORTS HEADLINES

 See this weeks print edition  

for these stories:

  • Bowling Results
  • Area Golf League Results

 

SPORTS GUIDE
...
 
SPORTS SITES
 

 
 

 

Local News Article
Return to Previous Page

Two New Yorkers Arrested for Quakertown Bank Robbery
Written by Kelly Chandler, Staff Writer
2013-04-17

         Two Staten Island, New York men are currently in Bucks County Prison after being recently charged with robbing the TD Bank, 49 N. West End Blvd., Quakertown back in November.

        Around 7:50 p.m. Nov. 8, authorities said one of the suspects entered the bank wearing a long, orange “ZZ Top-style beard” and reportedly brandished a pistol before getting away with between $400 and $500 according to radio reports. Quakertown Police said they would not release the exact amount.
        No one was injured. Police said the man fled the scene in a dark-colored Cadillac, which was later spotted by a Springfield Township officer just north of Coopersburg. The driver of the vehicle reportedly parked the car and fled, leading police to a home in the 4100 block of Fairmount Street in Upper Saucon. 
        After using a robot to search the home, authorities failed to locate the suspect. The car was impounded.
        Quakertown Police said they arrested Anthony Greco, 33, of the 300 block of Seaver Avenue, on March 1. Joseph Scala, 32, of the 300 block of Neckar Avenue, was arrested by the Staten Island Apprehension Unit earlier this month and was extradited to Pennsylvania April 11. 
        Both men were charged with robbery, theft, conspiracy and related offenses.
        Quakertown Police announced Monday the men were arraigned and bail was set at $250,000 for Greco and $350,000 for Scala. They were remanded to Bucks County Prison. 
        Both men are scheduled to appear in Quakertown District Court May 2 at 1:15 p.m. for a preliminary hearing in front of Judge Robert C. Roth.

 

 

 

 

SPORTS PREVIEW
...
 
JOIN THE BUSINESS DIRECTORY
Join our Business Directory today and get the introductory rate for a full year.
Click Here.

 

 
 
SITE MAP   ADVERTISE WITH US!   LOCATIONS SERVED
Home Editorial
News Photos
Sports Business Directory
Obituaries Classified Ads
Calendar Contact Us
  Advertise with the Town & Country... It's the weekly paper that people read, not just look at!  Click here to learn more or sign up.   Serving the municipalities of Bally, East Greenville, Green Lane, Hereford, Lower Salford, Marlborough, Milford, New Hanover, Pennsburg, Red Hill, Trumbauersville, Upper Hanover, Upper Salford
The Town & Country is now available at 64 locations throughout the region! Pick up your copy at any of the locations here, or better yet, have it delivered directly to your mailbox!  Click here to subscribe.



Local News for Local Readers since 1899.
© Copyright 2009 and Terms of Use
Site Design by Bergey Creative Group