Regional Roundup: Reward Increased to $50,000 in Saanvi Venna Case
Today's top headlines from the Bucks and Montgomery County area.
Reward Increased to $50,000 in Venna Case: The reward for information leading to the safe return of Saanvi Venna has been increased to $50,000. Find out how to report info about the abduction on Upper Moreland-Willow Grove Patch.
Mother, 2 Children Rescued from Burning House: A mother and her two children were rescued from their Richboro home late Tuesday night after a neighbor reported seeing flames. Northampton Patch has more information about the blaze.
Arson Investigation Continuing in Middletown: On Tuesday, a detective and members of the fire marshal's office processed one of the two vehicles destroyed in the fast moving blaze, which also damaged a home. Visit Levittown Patch for details about the investigation.
Gunshots Fired at Forest Hills Cemetary: A resident who lives on Evans St. in Philadelphia, which borders the Forest Hills Cemetary in Lower Moreland, called LMPD to report she heard gun shots coming from the cemetery Monday morning. Get more details of this incident on Lower Moreland Patch.
Na'Brasa to Pay $110K in Back Wages to Staff: Horsham-based na'Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse agreed to pay 42 workers back wages following a U.S. Labor Department investigation. Hatboro-Horsham Patch has the details of the investigation.
Police Identify Fifth Suspect in Counterfeit Check Scheme: Lower Southampton Police issued a warrant for Terrance Darrell Walker, 22, of Philadelphia, who is suspected of using fake ID to illegally cash $2,200 worth of checks against a local health care staffing company’s account. Read more about the scheme on Lower Southampton Patch.
Police Arrest Wanted Fugitive During I-95 Traffic Stop: During a traffic stop on I-95, Trevose troopers discovered the driver was wanted in New Jersey for burglary. Find out how much his bail was set at on Bensalem Patch.
Hurricane Sandy Could Be a Major Hit or a Miss: If Hurricane Sandy follows its predicted path, Southeastern Pennsylvania could be hit hard with heavy rains and high winds. Visit Northampton Patch to read more about Sandy's path.
High School Students Get Dose of Financial Reality: A workshop hosted at William Tennent walked students through the process of creating their own budgets. Read more about the workshop on Warminster Patch.
Trail Dedicated to Corinne Cody: The longtime Doylestown educator and community leader was remembered for her role in making the area's 18-mile bike and hike trail system a reality. Visit Doylestown Patch to read more about the educator.
They're Ba-ack: Return of the Stink Bugs: As the cool weather of fall returns, so do the pesky insects commonly known as stink bugs. Find out how to get rid of these bugs on Upper Southampton Patch.