POLICE NEWS — AUGUST 18
Details incorrect in accident
WOOLRICH — Nobody was hurt in a two-car accident at 6:46 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the intersection of Park Avenue and Woodward Avenue in Woodward Township, according to state police at Lamar.
Police said a 2008 Honda Civic driven by Harley R. Shoop, 18, of Mill Hall, struck the rear of a 2000 Mazda operated by Zoe Carson, 19, of Jersey Shore, which was stopped at the traffic light on Park Avenue.
Police said Shoop was driving too fast for the wet conditions on the roadway. Neither driver was hurt.
Information in Friday’s edition of The Express incorrectly reported that Carson’s car struck the Shoop vehicle in the rear. The Express apologizes for the error.
JS man charged with
cruelty to animals
JERSEY SHORE –Andrew Bailey, 24, of 67 Harer Park Road, Jersey Shore, was charged by the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals with felony aggravated cruelty to an animal and neglect of an animal.
Bailey allegedly slammed his girlfriend’s puppy into a wall at the couple’s Mifflin Township home on July 25 because he was upset with the puppy for eating his boating registration, investigators said.
A local veterinarian is treating the injured pup; Bailey is free on $1,500 bail.
JS man charged
with growing marijuana
JERSEY SHORE — Mark Baskin, 59, of 96 Vilas Drive, Jersey Shore, was charged by state police at Montoursville with manufacturing and possession of a controlled substance for allegedly having 10 marijuana plants in his Porter Township home.
Police said the incident occurred on July 18, and Baskin is free on $50,000 bail.
Man charged with
JERSEY SHORE — Tiadaghton Valley Regional police charged Kenny Vogel II, 34, of 440 Wyoming St., Williamsport, with simple assault, stalking, loitering, disorderly conduct and harassment following an incident at 142 Losch Lane in Piatt Township on July 7.
Vogel is free on $50,000 bail.
Woman charged with
JERSEY SHORE — Jennifer Berkebile, 35, of 418 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore, has been charged by Lycoming County detectives with hindering apprehension and obstructing the administration of the law.
Detectives said she hid fugitive Michael Puch in her home on June 1. At the time, she resided at 37 Welker Road, Linden. Berkebile is free on $5,000 bail.
SPRING MILLS — State police at Rockview investigated a burglary that occurred between 10 a.m. and 2:50 p.m. at 104 Fourth St., Gregg Township.
Police said the resident reported that the front door of the residence was kicked in and items weere removed from inside the house.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PSP Rockview.