State police at Clearfield
- State police reported a lost dog Sunday on the Shawville-Frenchville Highway in Girard Township. A small Pitbull was found along the roadway; it is white and brown in color and wearing a choker collar. State police took the dog to the SPCA, and the owner may go there to claim it.
State police at Ridgway
- State police reported a lost/missing firearm Tuesday in a wooded area near Loleta and Gregg Hill roads in Millstone Township. State police say a Mayport, Pa., man lost his Ruger pistol, and anyone who may find it is asked to contact the state police at Ridgway at 814-776-6136.
- Police received a report about a theft that occurred at a residence on Bigler Avenue. During the incident, someone allegedly took several pieces of jewelry.
- Police received a report about a verbal domestic dispute on South Second Street. Upon arrival police made contact with those involved and spoke with them regarding their actions.
- Police received a report about a disturbance on East Market Street. During the incident, the suspect allegedly threatened to physically assault the victim.
- Police responded to West Pine Street after a report about juveniles who were attempting to catch a dog that was running loose.
- Police received a report about a stolen package. Upon arrival police found that a person who had picked up the package for the owner returned it to them.
- Police stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation and determined that the driver was allegedly under the influence. Police subsequently arrested the driver for DUI.
- Police received a report about a two-vehicle accident on the Clearfield-Shawville Highway.
- Police received a report about a psychological emergency on Industrial Park Road.
- Police received a report about a lost or stolen license plate from a township resident.
- Police received a traffic complaint that occurred on the Clearfield-Curwensville Highway. However, the vehicle was gone upon police arrival in the area.
- Police received a report about a suspicious person in the area of Route 322 and 21st Street.
- Police received a report about a motor vehicle accident in the area of Interstate 80 eastbound off-ramp.
- Police received a report about a possible medical emergency on Route 879.
- Police received a report about an alarm at a business on South Second Street. Upon arrival police found everything to be OK.
- Police received a report about a vehicle-versus-deer accident on River Road. There wasn’t any damage to the vehicle, police say.
- Police received a report about an attempted theft from the coin dispenser Wednesday at the laundromat, located at 201 W. Long Ave, DuBois. According to police, an unknown suspect entered around 6:30 a.m., wearing a dark blue snow suit with reflective bands on the arms and legs. Their face and hands were covered; however, a piece of latex glove material was recovered by police at the scene. During the incident, the suspect allegedly made “several, bungled” attempts to pry open the coin dispenser machine that was designed specifically to prevent such an attack. “Despite enormous effort on the part of the suspect, including several falls to the floor when the pry tool gave way, no money was stolen,” police say. “The only thing the suspect accomplished was causing damage to the expensive machine, which he will have to pay for when the evidence comes back from the lab.”
- Police received information about a phone scam Wednesday. During the incident, an unknown caller claimed they represented the Fraternal Order of Police and were asking for donations. Police would like to remind everyone not to give their personal information out over the phone.
- Police received a report about a stolen vehicle from the 100 block of Olive Avenue Wednesday. Police say a brown Nissan Rogue was taken from that area sometime during the night; it was unlocked and the keys were inside. Police have entered it into the NCIC stolen vehicle database. Police would like to remind everyone to lock their home and vehicles every time they are unattended.