GantDaily.com Police Blotter

collins

State police at Clearfield

  • Sometime between Nov. 30 and Thursday, someone allegedly entered the victim’s Chevrolet Silverado on Empire Road, Hawk Run, and removed a Smith & Wesson handgun from the center console. The gun contained one magazine with six blazer brand 380 ammunition. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the state police at Clearfield at 814-857-3800.
  • An incident of theft occurred Dec. 6 at the Country Convenience Store in Morris Township. Further, the victim obtained a winning lottery ticket from the machine. He scanned the ticket in the lottery machine but failed to hit the “print voucher” button or the “cancel” button before walking away. The next person in line printed the voucher and left the store, he said. State police noted that the suspect is a female in her 40’s who is approximately 5 feet, 4 inches tall with a thin build, has a tan complexion and brown hair. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at Clearfield at 814-857-3800.

State police at DuBois 

  • An incident of theft of a motor vehicle occurred sometime Thursday or Friday on Irven Lane in Huston Township. During the incident, someone allegedly stole a black-colored 2004 Lincoln Navigator from the victim’s driveway. It has the Pennsylvania registration of HWC9238. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at DuBois at 814-371-4652.

State police at Philipsburg

  • An incident of harassment occurred Thursday in the 6000 block of South Eagle Valley Road. During the incident, a known person allegedly sent a text message to the victim after being told not to do so.
  • An incident of criminal mischief occurred sometime between Dec. 23 and Tuesday on North Linnwood Drive in Rush Township. During the incident, someone allegedly vandalized the victim’s car windshield. The incident remains under investigation at this time, state police said.
  • An incident of criminal mischief occurred sometime Wednesday or Thursday on North Fifth Street in Philipsburg Borough. During the incident, someone allegedly punctured the front tires of the victim’s vehicle.

Decatur Township

  • Police received a report about a child who was allegedly left at a store. Further, police later located the child’s parent. Charges are currently pending at this time, police said.
  • Police received a report about an alleged incident of disorderly conduct that occurred at a local store. Further, police made contact with the parties involved; no charges were filed as a result of the incident.
  • Police received a report about a possible drunken motorist in Decatur Township. Upon investigation police located the vehicle and the operator wasn’t intoxicated.
  • Police received several parking complaints that occurred in Houtzdale Borough. Police issued several tickets as a result.
  • Police received a report about the alleged theft of mail from an Osceola Mills male.
  • Police received a report about a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Walton Street. Further, a white, four-door car struck a silver car while it was turning into a gas station. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
  • Police received reports about several motor vehicle accidents in Decatur Township and Houtzdale Borough.
  • Police received a report about a vehicle that was allegedly damaged while it was parked in front of their residence. The incident remains under investigation at this time, police said.
  • Police received a report about the alleged theft of firewood and lumber from an Osceola Mills resident. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.
  • Police received a noise complaint during which a neighbor was allegedly causing a disturbance. Further, police made contact with the neighbor who agreed to cease her action.
  • Police received a report about an activated burglary alarm at a local business. Upon investigation police found it was a false alarm.
  • Police received a barking dog complaint. Further, police made contact with the dog’s owner.
  • Police received a report about an alleged theft at a Houtzdale business. The incident remains under investigation at this time, police said.

DuBois City

  • Police received a report about an alleged incident of harassment that occurred Wednesday in the 300 block of Spring Avenue. Upon investigation police found two males had arrived at the residence and wanted to beat up the complainant’s nephew. When asked, the males left without incident. Police noted that the victim didn’t want to pursue charges; however, police contacted the males and warned them of their actions.
  • Police received a report about an alleged incident of harassment by communications that occurred Wednesday in the 100 block of West Weber Avenue. The victim told police that he’s been receiving harassing phone calls from a known female, and it’s been an ongoing problem. The incident remains under investigation with charges pending, police said.
  • On Thursday, police received a report about a vehicle fire in the 600 block of Division Street. Upon arrival police observed a pick-up truck and its front end was in flames. Upon arrival to the scene, the DuBois Fire Department extinguished the fire. No injuries were reported, police said.
  • During the week of Dec. 29 – Jan. 3, police made two driving under the influence arrests. Police also issued eight non-traffic citations, 10 traffic citations and 13 written traffic warnings.

Sandy Township

  • An 18-year-old Grampian woman lost control of her vehicle Wednesday on Oklahoma Salem Road, causing it to travel off of the roadway and get stuck on a log. No injuries were reported; the vehicle became disabled as a result of the accident, police said.
  • On Wednesday, a 62-year-old Treasure Lake man reported receiving phone calls from an apparent foreign man who claimed to be from Microsoft, stating that his computer had a virus and he needed remote access to it. The man recognized the call as a scam and did not release any information, police said.
  • On Wednesday, an 82-year-old DuBois woman reported receiving a phone call from an apparent foreign man who claimed to be from Verizon. He advised her that if she gave him her social security number she would get a $20 rebate. She did not give him any information and recognized the call as a scam, police said.
  • A 20-year-old Brockway man was seen taking two computers from Wal-Mart without paying for them on Wednesday. The incident remains under investigation at this time, police said.
  • A false alarm occurred Wednesday at a Treasure Lake residence.
  • A 20-year-old DuBois woman lost control of her vehicle Thursday on Platt Road, causing it to end up in a ditch. No injuries were reported as a result of the accident; the vehicle was removed from the ditch and driven from the scene, police said.
  • A vehicle driven by a 29-year-old Penfield woman failed to stop at a posted sign Thursday at Midway and Commons Drive. It was subsequently hit by a vehicle driven by a Walston man who was traveling down Commons Drive. The man was transported to Penn Highlands for injuries he sustained and his vehicle was towed from the scene, police said.
  • A false alarm occurred Thursday at Ponderosa.
Clearfield Borough Announces PennDOT Bid Award for Streetscape Project
Karthaus Center for Active Living Closed Today

Leave a Reply