Cash that was meant as a holiday tip for Radnor Township refuse collectors was stolen off of the streets of the township last week, according to police reports.
- On Tower Road in Villanova, $25 disappeared in between 6 and 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18.
- On Cornwall Circle in St. Davids, $25 disappeared sometime between 8 and 8:20 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 17.
- On Walnut Avenue, a resident taped an envelope containing $20 to the top of his recycling container, and by 9:30 it had been removed prior to the trash collection on Thursday, Dec. 20.
Two residents reported seeing someone take the money, and one man drove after the thief. A resident of Bryn Mawr Avenue told police that around noon on Wednesday, Dec. 19 she saw a dark-colored car pull into her driveway, and someone in it take the envelope that contained $20.
A resident of Mill Road in Villanova attempted to chase down the person he saw take his money on Tuesday, Dec. 18. According to a police report, at about 9:15 a.m. the homeowner saw a person take the envelope and leave in what is described as a brand-new silver/gray metallic Ford Explorer. The homeowner got into his car and followed the Explorer, but was apparently not able to get close enough to get a tag number.
Did you see anything suspicious? Call Radnor Police at 610-688-5600.