Police news — Tuesday, Nov. 8

DUI charges

WILLIAMSPORT — Two Jersey Shore area motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances in Lycoming County. Those charged and the police departments involved were:

r Jordan Eugene Conner, 32, of 1120 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore, charged by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police in the 100 block of North Pennsylvania Avenue on Aug. 26.

r  Ryan Joseph Hamilton, 27, of 75 Smith Court Circle, Linden, charged by Montoursville police in the 2400 block of East Third Street; also charged with theft for allegedly stealing scrap from Bieber’s on North Loyalsock Avenue in the borough on May 22. This incident led to the DUI charge. He was released on $2,500 bail.

Simple assault

JERSEY SHORE — Wesley Michael Grinnell, 20, of 208 Marion St., Jersey Shore, was charged by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police with simple assault and harassment for allegedly striking Aubri Prentiss in the head and leg during a domestic disturbance at Grinnell’s home on Oct. 2. He was released on $3,500 bail.

Terroristic threats

JERSEY SHORE — Adam Ray Worden, 37, of 195 Whyne Road, Jersey Shore, was charged by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police with terroristic threats and harassment for allegedly telling ex-girlfriend Angela Orrico that he would “wait for her in the parking lot and kill her if he had to” in the 200 block of North Main Street on Sept. 3.

A bench warrant was expected to be filed after he failed to appear for a hearing.

Theft by deception

JERSEY SHORE — Arthur L. Phillips III, 37, of 190 Slacks Run Road, Trout Run, was charged by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police with theft by deception.

Police said Phillips was paid $1,000 by Michael Zarreii to do work at his home on Route 220 in Piatt Township in mid-August, but allegedly never did it. Phillips was released on $7,500 bail.

Plea agreement

JERSEY SHORE — In a plea agreement before District Judge Jerry C. Lepley, Joshua D. Huling, 21, of 974 Pearson Road, pleaded guilty to summary harassment after Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police withdrew a charge of simple assault.

The charges stemmed from an incident in which Huling pushed Sara Allison down a flight of stairs in the 400 block of South Broad Street on Aug. 26. Huling paid in full $454 in fines and court costs ordered by the judge.

Theft reported

MILESBURG — A Milesburg resident reported that a pressure washer, rototiller and air compressor were taken from his backyard between Nov. 1 and Nov. 3, according to state police at Rockview.

PFA violation

LOCK HAVEN — Stephen Lee Heverly Jr., 31, of Williamson Heights was taken into custody by Lock Haven City Police after he violated an active Protection From Abuse order by going to the residence where he wasn’t to be.

The incident occurred at 12:32 p.m. Sunday at Williamson Heights, police said. Heverly was placed in Clinton County Correctional Facility.

Minor injuries

LOCK HAVEN — One driver suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 8:43 a.m. Oct. 25, at the intersection of North Fairview Street and West Fourth Street, city police report.

Police said a car driven by Jodi L. Moyer of Lock Haven was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection and made a left turn into an oncoming Ford pickup driven by Brian M. Weaver of Lock Haven. She told police she didn’t see Weaver when she pulled out from the stopped position.

Moyer suffered minor injuries and her vehicle was towed from the scene, police said. Weaver was unhurt and drove his truck from the scene, police said.

Truck hits light pole

LOCK HAVEN — City police investigated an accident at the intersection of North Vesper and East Church streets at 10:10 a.m. Saturday.

According to police, a tractor-trailer driven by Richard Thayer of Gulfport, Miss., was eastbound on East Church Street and attempted to make the righthand turn onto North Vesper Street when the truck drove onto the sidewalk and the trailer hit a light pole, breaking it off at the base and also striking a street sign.

PPL responded and shut down power to the light post. The driver will be cited for driving on the sidewalk, police said.

Truck hits pole

LOCK HAVEN — City police report a garbage truck driven by Jon Oberle of Lock Haven struck and severed a PPL pole in Jordan’s Alley at Fourth Street at 6:04 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said Oberle will be cited for careless driving.


plant found

BELLEFONTE — State police at Rockview are investigating after a suspected marijuana plant was found at 910 Runville Road, Boggs Township on Sept. 23.