NORRISTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- The Montgomery County Sheriff's deputies arrested nine deadbeat parents in an overnight raid Wednesday.
Authorities say the males collectively owed $96,827.90 for 10 children.
12 sheriff's deputies, including K9s, tracked the men across Pottstown, Royersford, Norristown, Spring City, Lansdale, and Bridgeport.
The deputies arrested the following men:Alexander Aviles of 121 2nd St., Bridgeport, Pa., owed $999.83 for one child.Victor Bellitto of 1011 New Hope St., Norristown, Pa., owed $1,971.30 for one child.Carlos Brown of 1045 Powell St., Norristown, Pa., owed $553.53 for one child.Jamaris Crawford of 710 Stanbridge St., Norristown, Pa., owed $1,308.00Colin Graff of 188 Berwick Pl., Lansdale, Pa., owed $3,876.13 for one child.Lawrence Nash of 133 Oakland Ave., Lansdale, Pa., owed $36,749.15 for two children.John Oplinger of 316 Rowan Alley, Pottstown, Pa., owed $3,710.05 for one child.John Pifath of 807 Arch St., Norristown, Pa., owed $842.53 for one child.John Williams of 1441 Willow St., Norristown, Pa., owed $46,817.38 for one child.
Five more people are still wanted by the Sheriff's Office:James Davis of Royersford, PA and Collegeville, PA owes $14,314.90 for two childrenDesbee Corrine Doctor of Pottstown, PA owes $1,361.65 for one childCarey A. Granger, Jr., of Collegeville, PA and Pottstown, PA owes $15,342.28Shawn McAlarnen of Spring City, PA and Linfield, PA owes $5,119.17 for one childWilliam M. Rupelli of Spring City, PA owes $36,632.78 for one child
Anyone with information on their whereabouts can call the MCSO TIP LINE at 610-278-3340.