Oxford Police Seek Assistance in Identifying Suspect in Octoraro Hotel Criminal Mischief Incident

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OXFORD, PA — The Oxford Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an act of criminal mischief at the Octoraro Hotel and Tavern. The incident occurred in the early hours of December 9, 2023, at approximately 12:56AM.

According to the police report, the unidentified suspect allegedly threw a sandbag at the front window of the historic tavern, located in the unit block of South Third Street. The impact caused significant damage to the property, prompting an immediate investigation by the local law enforcement agency.

Those who can provide any helpful information are asked to contact the Oxford Police Department directly at 610-268-3171, referencing ID number OP-23-07025/Williams. The department has emphasized that all tips will be handled confidentially.

The Oxford Police Department stressed that the release of this information, the existence of a criminal complaint, or an arrest does not imply guilt. Any suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

The investigation is currently ongoing, and further details will be provided as they become available.

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