GANT Police Blotter

State police at DuBois

  • State police reported a drug incident that occurred Monday on Interstate 80 westbound at mile-marker 99.9 in Sandy Township. According to state police, a Mercer man was stopped for a traffic violation. During the stop, state police allegedly detected an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle revealed the man was in possession of drugs and paraphernalia. Charges are to be filed against the man for the incident.
  • State police received a report about an incident of criminal mischief that occurred Feb. 22 in the parking lot of the Sykesville Eagles in Winslow Township. During the incident, a DuBois man allegedly punctured a tire on the victim’s vehicle. Charges were filed through the district court.

Lawrence Township

  • Police received a report about syringes being found in a parking lot area along West Front Street.
  • Police received a report about a lost or stolen wallet. It was recovered and returned to the owner.
  • Police received a report about possible stalking and harassment. It remains under investigation at this time.
  • Police received a request about a known person from Clearfield who was picked up by Weymouth police and housed on charges of possession of cocaine.
  • Police received a report about a single-vehicle accident on Coal Hill Road.
  • Police received a report about an alleged incident of theft by unlawful taking from a local motel on Route 879.
  • Police received a report about a traffic violation and alleged child endangering on Old Town Road.
  • Police received a report about a possible phone scam and fraud.
  • Police received a report about a traffic hazard at the intersection of River Road and Wolf Run.
  • Police received a report about an incident of trespassing and an unwanted person at the hospital.
  • Police received a report about civil issues involving personal property.
  • Police received a report about a psychological emergency involving a juvenile male on Race Street.
  • Police received a report about a person who was driving under DUI suspension.
  • Police received a report about the turning light being out at the Hyde intersection.
  • Police received a report about suspicious persons at Timberland Credit Union.
  • Police received a report about a suspicious person who was loitering and prowling on Mount Joy.
  • Police received a report about suspicious activity at the Salvation Army building.
  • Police received a report about a verbal domestic dispute along Park Avenue Extension. It was handled by police at the scene.
  • Police received a report about a child custody dispute.

DuBois City

  • Sandy Township police were assisted with an incident in Treasure Lake.
  • Police received a report about a two-vehicle crash on McCracken Run Road. According to police, the drivers exchanged information, and there weren’t any injuries reported as a result. Both vehicles sustained minor damage.
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