Police Press Release – 02/03/17

PRESS RELEASE BURGLARY ARREST

On February 2, 2017 at about 1:55am, a uniformed police officer on patrol observed a suspicious person at the front door of the Country Farms Store located at 287 York Road. The officer also spotted another suspicious person near the corner of the building. Read more

Police Press Release – 01/22/17

BANK ROBBERY

On Sunday January 22, 2017 at about 3:00pm, the Warminster Township Police Department responded to the Citizens Bank located inside the Giant Supermarket, 720 West Street Road, for a report of a bank robbery. Witness reported that a male (possibly Hispanic), 6′ to 6’2″, thin build, approached the Citizens Bank counter with his hand in his waistband implying he had a gun and demanded money. The suspect then fled on foot in the supermarket into the parking lot then possibly towards York Road without getting any money. No gun was actually displayed and no one was injured. The Warminster Police conducted an extensive search of the area however the suspect was not located. See the attached surveillance photos.

The Warminster Police is asking anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect to contact the Warminster Police at 215-343-0100. Callers may remain anonymous.

Police Press Release – 01/13/17

On January 13, 2017 at about 1:00am, the Warminster Township Police Department responded to the 7-11 Store located at 25 Newtown Road for a report of an armed robbery. The suspect fled prior to police arrival. Read more

Police Press Release 12/20/16

On December 20, 2016, Detectives with the Warminster Township Police Department arrested LISA ANN LEHMANN-WATERS (47) of Dahlia Road Warminster. Lehmann-Waters, a home health care giver for the elderly, Read more

Police Press Release – 12/14/16

The Warminster Township Police Department arrested 73 year old Tony Carter of the 600 block of E. Street Road in Warminster yesterday. Read more

Police Press Release – 11/15/16

ARMED ROBBERY

The Warminster Township Police Department is investigating a robbery of the 7 Eleven store at 1483 West Street Road in Warminster Township on 11/14/16 at about 5:00pm. The suspect entered with a black plastic bag on his hand implying he had a gun and demanded money. The suspect was wearing a light brown hooded sweatshirt with blue stripes on the outside of the arms and a white hockey mask and blue jeans. The subject is possibly a white or light skinned Hispanic male. The suspect fled the store with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information as to the identity of this suspect is asked to contact the Warminster Township Police Department at 215-343-0100. Callers may remain anonymous.

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Police Press Release – 10/31/16

The Warminster Township Police Department arrested and charged ANTHONY JOSEPH LENTO (52) of the 400 block of Kalmia Street Warminster for possession of a firearm and attempting to purchase a firearm as a felon. On 10/24/16, Lento entered the Bunker gun Shop located on York Road in Warminster and inquired about the purchase of a firearm. Lento held the firearm and asked to purchase the firearm without doing any paperwork. Employees of the Bunker immediately took back the firearm and Lento left the store. Employees then contacted the police.

Detectives identified Lento and determined that he has numerous including convictions for Murder dating back to the mid 1980s in Philadelphia. Detectives then obtained a warrant for Lento’s arrest for possession of a firearm/attempt to purchase as a felon.

Lento was arrested at his residence without incident. Lento was arraigned and was remanded to the Bucks County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100,000 bail. A court date has not been set. Press-Release-Lento-103116

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National Drug Take Back Initiative

The 2016 DEA National Drug Take Back Initiative in cooperation with the Warminster Police Department and the Bucks County District Attorney’s Office will be held on Saturday October 22, 2016 from 10am to 2pm. Read more