Arrest Warrant Issued for East Goshen Man in Firearm Purchase Attempt

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WEST CHESTER, PA — The Westtown-East Goshen Regional Police Department has issued an active arrest warrant for Jacob Robinette, 29. Authorities allege that Robinette attempted to purchase a firearm at a local dealer in East Goshen Township despite being legally prohibited from doing so.

Robinette is described as a white male, 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing 155 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. The police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Robinette and urge anyone with information about his whereabouts to contact them at (610) 692-9600 or online.

The warrant was issued on June 11, 2024, following the incident classified as a weapons violation. The circumstances surrounding the prohibition were not detailed in the initial report.

All charges against Robinette are allegations. He is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Further details may emerge as the investigation continues.

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