Police news — Tuesday, Sept. 27

Car hits trailer

FLEMINGTON – Roseanne Wilt, 61, of Flemington was traveling south on Sturdevant Street when her vehicle struck the rear end of a legally parked trailer on the right side of the road, according to state police at Lamar.

The driver was wearing a lap and shoulder belt and sustained an injury of unknown severity. The accident occurred at 12:35 p.m., Sept. 22.

Unauthorized credit card use

BEECH CREEK – State police at Lamar are investigating a report of the unauthorized use of a credit card belonging to a resident of Laurel Run, Beech Creek. The card was used to make numerous purchases totaling $1,900 on Sept. 23 between 2:15 and 2:18 a.m., police said.

Anyone with information please contact the state police at Lamar at 570-726-6000.

Bad checks

RENOVO – Sharon Jean Miller, 65, of Renovo has been charged with writing a bad check to purchase grocery items at Tripp’s Grill in Renovo, according to state police at Lamar. The check did not clear due to insufficient funds in the account.

Diesel fuel theft from truck

LAMAR – A 32-year-old man from Warren, Mich., reported the theft of approximately 200 gallons of diesel fuel from his truck that was parked overnight in the rear parking lot of the Pilot gas station in Lamar.

The incident occurred on Sept. 22-23 between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m., according to state police at Lamar.

Suspicion of DUI

MILL HALL – A 53-year-old man from Renovo was taken into custody on suspicion of driving under the influence after being observed committing multiple traffic violations on Sept. 23 at 11:59 p.m., according to state police at Lamar.

Charges will be filed pending blood test results.

Crash into mule-driven

tank spreader

LOGANTON – A 17-year-old female driver was traveling west on West Winter Road at approximately 30 miles an hour when she crashed into a six-mule-driven tank spreader driven by Benjamin Stoltzfus, 20, of Loganton.

Stoltzfus was crossing the road from a field to a private driveway and failed to stop before entering the road, according to police. The incident occurred on Sept. 24 at 2:12 p.m.

The driver of the car sustained an injury of unknown severity and was transported by emergency medical services to a local medical facility, police said. Her car sustained major front end damage and was towed from the scene. The tank spreader sustained minor damage, but the mules were not injured, police said.

Disorderly conduct

LOCK HAVEN – Timothy Bauman was cited for disorderly conduct on Sept. 23 at 1:15 a.m. after honking his horn for a prolonged period of time to annoy people in the area, according to Lock Haven police.

Criminal mischief

LOCK HAVEN – A resident of the 400 block of West Main Street reported to Lock Haven police that a fence was damaged and lawn furniture thrown around the yard overnight Sept. 24-25 between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m.

Resisting arrest

LOCK HAVEN – Anika Anderson and Auslu Suah, both 21, of 204 W. Bellefonte Ave. were arrested for disorderly conduct on Sept. 23 at 2:45 a.m., according to Lock Haven police. Anderson was also charged with resisting arrest.

Responding to a physical domestic in progress, officers arrived at the scene and attempted to take Anderson into custody, but she resisted arrest. Anderson was arraigned before District Judge Joseph Sanders and jailed in lieu of $2,500 bail.

Money stolen in burglary

BELLEFONTE – Bellefonte police report a large sum of money was stolen in a burglary at Triangle Building Supply on East Bishop Street between 8 p.m. Sept. 23 and 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24.

The door was damaged to gain entry to the building, police said. Once inside, burglars removed a large amount of money, police said, declining to comment further on the incident at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 1-800-479-0050.


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