Beer and Booze Burglary Botched By Rattling Bottles
Hilltown Township Police arrest three suspects in connection with the theft of beer. Police observed a car in the rear part of the parking lot of the Good Sheppard Episcopal church and detected that the car’s engine was warm. Officers then heard the noise of some bottles rattling from behind the church. Officers witnessed three suspects holding several cases of beer and bottles of booze. The suspects fled, but two were captured during a foot chase with officers, a third suspect who dropped his wallet later turned himself in. Police determined that the suspects broke into the German-Hungarian Club on the 1600 block of Hilltown Pike sometime before 3am Wednesday morning. Police charged 19-year-old, Cody Brent of Quakertown, 20-year-old, James Mattox of Perkasie, along with 19-year-old Brian Murphy of Sellersville with burglary, conspiracy, theft and related offenses. the trio were taken to bucks county prison after failing to post 10,000 bail.