GANT Police Blotter

State police at Clearfield

  • State police received a report about a camp burglary that occurred sometime between July 8 and July 10 on Stoney Lane in Pine Township. During the incident, a 43-year-old Coalport woman and two teens allegedly took a chainsaw and a .22-caliber, semi-automatic rifle. State police were able to identify the suspects because of a “well-placed” trail cam. Charges are pending completion of the investigation.

State police at DuBois

  • State police received a report about a commercial motor vehicle crash Tuesday on Interstate 80 at mile-marker 96.6 in Sandy Township. According to state police, the vehicle traveled off the north side of the roadway, where it crashed and overturned onto its roof in the median. Both the driver and his juvenile passenger were entrapped and had to be mechanically extricated from the vehicle, which closed the eastbound lanes of I-80. Once extrication was completed, both were flown to hospitals in Pittsburgh; the investigation into the crash is still ongoing.

Clearfield Borough

  • Police received a report about a disturbance on East 10th Upon arrival, police found it was over the use of a vehicle, and the incident was handled on-scene.
  • Police received a report about a suspicious person on South Fourth Street. Upon arrival, police searched the area but were unable to locate anyone.
  • Police received a report about a 10-year-old juvenile who ran from a residence following an argument. Police located the juvenile and transported him back to East 10th
  • Police are continuing their investigation into a theft, during which someone allegedly removed a backpack of items from a Nichols Street address.
  • Police received a report of harassment, during which a female was allegedly being contacted repeatedly by a male. She told police she wanted this contact to cease.
  • Police received a report about a counterfeit $100 bill that was passed at a local business. The investigation is continuing at this time.
  • Police received a report about an unresponsive male on Weaver Street. Upon arrival, police found he was in need of medical treatment, and an ambulance was summoned to transport him to the hospital.

DuBois City

  • On Monday police received a report after drug paraphernalia was found on Hoover Avenue. Upon arrival on-scene, police located and collected it.
  • Police were requested to call a male Monday in reference to an issue with a contractor. According to police, he’d signed a contract for sidewalk replacement in front of his home. He said the contractor was paid $800, work had started and he was later told it couldn’t be finished due to lack of employees. The male said they’d agreed he would be returned $600, which he hasn’t received yet. Police are continuing their investigation at this time.
  • Police received a report Monday about a disturbance in the 300 block of Olive Avenue. According to police, contact was made with a couple on-scene, and they were dissembling a toy Power Wheels car. The male said it was already broken, and he was trying to break it further into smaller pieces to put in his trash can. No further action was required of police.
  • Police received a report about a domestic disturbance Monday on West Washington Avenue. According to police, it was found a male had hit the neighbor’s vehicle, dinner was still in the oven and the female thought he’d been drinking. When she confronted him about this, she said he brought up their past issues and became angry. However, police spoke with both and were able to calm them down.
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