West Whiteland Township Seeks Public’s Help to Locate Fugitive Accused of Felony Shoplifting

Wellington Santos-GonzalezWellington Santos-Gonzalez /Submitted Image

EXTON, PA — The West Whiteland Police Department is appealing to the public for assistance in locating Wellington Santos-Gonzalez, a 21-year-old man wanted on allegations of felony retail theft. The newest warrant for his arrest was issued on April 10, 2024.

Santos-Gonzalez, described as a white male with black hair and brown eyes, stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds. The charges against him stem from an incident that has been classified under criminal proceedings, with specifics on the nature and location of the alleged shoplifting still under investigation by local authorities.

The warrant, documented under Docket No.: CR-81-2024 and Reference ID#: WW-24-04034, was initiated by the District Court 15-4-3. It places Santos-Gonzalez at the center of serious accusations that have led to a felony charge, indicating the alleged crime’s severity.

The West Whiteland Township Police Department has not disclosed detailed information about the theft, including what was stolen or the exact circumstances surrounding the event. However, this is the third arrest warrant issued for Santos-Gonzalez in recent weeks.

Residents of Exton and the surrounding communities are urged to come forward with any information regarding the whereabouts of Santos-Gonzalez. If you see or know the whereabouts of Wellington Santos-Gonzalez, contact the West Whiteland Police Department at 610-363-0200 or submit a tip online.

Nevertheless, it is crucial to remember that an arrest warrant is not evidence of guilt. Wellington Santos-Gonzalez, like all individuals accused of a crime, is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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