Mathew Bronson charged in aggravated burglary of estranged wife’s house

32-year-old Mathew Joseph Bronson hasn’t lived with his wife, Chelsey Porter, since June; however, despite the couple being separated, he showed up at her 7th Street residence on October 18th after she continued to ignore his phone calls. Police say Bronson approached the front and kicked it in, damaging the door, frame, and locks. He then made entry and robbed the victim of her phone, purse, wallet, and car keys. She says Bronson made threats to harm her if she contacted the police.

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Christopher Scales robs a woman he met on ‘Tagged’ dating app at Dover Crossing Sonic

A woman matched with a man who went by the name “Junior” on the dating app ‘Tagged’ and the two decided to meet at the Dover Crossing Sonic. As she arrived, ‘Junior’, who was later identified as 25-year-old Christopher Scales, asked her to get out of the car and give him a hug. As she did he opened her back door, grabbed a clear purse and white backpack, and fled on foot down the path behind the Sonic. Inside the purse and backpack was a laptop, a military ID, $800 in cash, two food stamp cards, a CashApp card, and a Venmo card. She gave chase after him until he turned and pulled a gun and racked the slide, at which point she retreated. He was positively identified in a photo lineup and taken into custody the following day.

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