News Release 12/26/19

Central Bucks Regional Police Department
December 18 – 24, 2019       


Liquor Law-Underage Arrest and False Identification, 9:33 pm, December 20, 2019, 480 N. Main Street (Acme Markets), Doylestown Borough – Benjamin Lee Yerkes, M/18, of Doylestown, PA, was charged with the above offenses after police responded to Acme after Yerks presented a false ID and attempt to purchase beer and hard seltzer. Citations have been filed.

Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 1:24 am, December 21, 2019, 10 N. Main Street (Chambers), Doylestown Borough – Carson A. Gastineau, M/23, and Alexander Santacecilia, M/22, both of Doylestown, PA, were charged with the above offense after police observed the two individuals involved in a physical altercation in front of Chambers. Citations have been filed.

DUI Arrest, 2:21 am, December 21, 2019, State Street, Doylestown Borough – Brandon Matthew Savona, M/21, of Chalfont, PA, was charged with the above offense after officers investigated a suspicious vehicle parked with illuminated brake lights on State Street. Savona was found sleeping in the driver’s seat, foot barely on the brake and gear in neutral. Following failed field sobriety tests, Savona was taken for blood draw. A Criminal Complaint has been filed.

Disorderly Conduct Arrest, 2:14 am, December 22, 2019, 15 S. Main Street, Doylestown Borough – Robert F. Gilmore, M/28, of New Britain, PA, was charged with the above offense after officers observed Gilmore urinating in public. A citation has been filed.

Criminal charges, and any discussion thereof, are merely allegations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.


Theft, 4:45 pm, December 20, 2019, 15 W. Oakland Avenue (Forever Yarn), Doylestown Borough – Unknown person(s) allegedly stole a wallet from employee’s pocketbook and subsequently made fraudulent purchases on credit/bank cards totaling approximately $3,194.

Incident Date: 
Thursday, December 26, 2019 (All day)