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Laureldale police: Tips from 69 News viewers lead to arrest of suspect in Turkey Hill robbery

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 31 2013 01:24:51 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 31 2013 05:01:37 PM CDT

Tips from 69 News viewers helped nab a man who police said robbed a convenience store in Berks County over the weekend.

LAURELDALE, Pa. -

Tips from 69 News viewers helped nab a man who police said robbed a convenience store in Berks County at knife-point over the weekend.

Police released surveillance images Tuesday of the robbery at the Turkey Hill store on Kutztown Road in Laureldale. The holdup happened Saturday.

Tips called in to police after a story aired on 69 News Tuesday led police to arrest Andrew Oswald at his home in Temple on Wednesday morning, said Cpl. Thomas Link, Laureldale Police Dept.

Oswald, 26, was already on probation for another robbery, Link said. He was committed to the Berks County Jail on $20,000 bail.