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The Bobster
12-15-2016, 05:36 AM

Police Seek Suspects After Elderly Woman Is Robbed Leaving Parx Casino
December 14, 2016 11:50 PM


BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) — Police in Bensalem are working to identify two suspects in connection to a robbery that took place at Parx Casino.

The incident took place on December 11 around 8:20 p.m. and the victim was a 73-year-old woman.

Authorities say she was walking in the parking lot when she was approached by a man. According to police, he ripped her purse off of her shoulder and fled in the direction of Mechanicsville Road.

The man got away with an unknown amount of money and the woman’s cell phone.

After investigation, police believe that two suspects were involved in the incident with one of them following the victim from inside the casino. Police say the suspects were driving a silver 2007 Audi Q7 with N.J. registration, K52GEN.

The vehicle and the suspects are both believed to be from Newark, N.J.


The Bobster
12-16-2016, 03:03 PM

1 Arrested, 1 Sought After Elderly Woman Is Robbed Leaving Parx Casino
December 16, 2016 11:53 AM


BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) ó Police in Bensalem have arrested a man and are searching for another in connection to a robbery of an elderly woman at Parx Casino.

The incident took place on Dec. 11 when police say a 73-year-old was robbed by two men in the parking lot of the casino.

According to police, one suspect ripped the victimís purse from her shoulder and fled with undisclosed amount of money and the victimís cell phone.

On Friday, Bensalem police announced the arrest of 33-year-old Jason Ballard for his role in the crime.


Police are still searching for 31-year-old Miguel Soto.

Both suspects are from the Newark area.

They are being charged with robbery, theft and conspiracy.

Ballard is being held at the Bucks County Correctional Facility on $25,000 bail.