Police news — Monday, April 16
Police called to reported
shooting at Renovo home
RENOVO — Law enforcement were called to a home on Ninth Street in Renovo for a reported shooting about 4 p.m. Sunday.
A call came over the Clinton County 911 emergency communications system for medical care and law enforcement to respond to the home for a reported gunshot victim.
However, no further information was available by press time last night.
State police at Lamar said they could not provide any details last night and couldn’t confirm nor deny the possible shooting.
Tractor trailer rolls
MILL HALL — The driver of a 2006 Volvo tractor trailer was transported to the Lock Haven Hospital by Good Will Hose Company EMS after an accident that occurred on April 11 at 11:23 a.m., state police at Lamar said.
Michael A. Duvick, 58, of Caneyville, K.Y., was turning right from Hogan Boulevard onto Mill Hall Road at an unsafe speed causing him to lose control of the vehicle, police said.
The vehicle struck the center guide rail before rolling onto its driver side in both the north and south bound lanes of Mill Hall Road, police said.
Another vehicle, driven by Judy K. Lovette, 72, of Lock Haven, was traveling north on Mill Hall Road in the center lane when Duvick’s vehicle stopped, police said.
Lovette was unable to avoid the vehicle and struck the trailer, policed said.
Lovette was able to steer her 2017 Acura RDX to the outside lane of the roadway, police said.
Both vehicles were towed from the scene and Duvick was transported by EMS for minor shoulder injuries, police said.
Duvick was charged with driving on roadways laned for traffic, police said.
RAUCHTOWN — A 38-year-old Jersey Shore man will face charges after an incident that occurred on April 4 at 2:32 p.m., state police at Lamar said.
A welfare check had been called for an operator of a purple 1996 Chevrolet Beretta parked the wrong way on Fox Road, Crawford Township, police said.
During a search of the vehicle synthetic urine was discovered and the driver admitted it was his, police said.
Theft by deception
COGAN STATION — A 53-year-old man from Cogan Station was the victim of identity theft, state police at Montoursville said.
The incident occurred on Dec. 17, 2017 on Pleasant Valley Road, Eldred Township, Lycoming County, when the victim’s name and social security number was used to purchase a phone through Transunion, police said.
There are no investigative leads for this incident, police said.
Vehicle strikes tree
JERSEY SHORE — The driver of a 2014 Ford Focus was not injured after a crash that occurred on April 11 at 4:16 p.m., state police at Lamar said.
Gregory A. Worth, 46, of Jersey Shore, was traveling east along Gottshall Road, Crawford Township, when he attempted to brake to avoid hitting a deer that had run out in front of his vehicle, police said.
Worth lost control of the vehicle and left the roadway striking a tree causing disabling damage, police said.
The vehicle was towed from the scene by Valley Collision, police said.