Police News – Dec. 24

Bellefonte woman arrested on DUI charge

MILESBURG — A Bellefonte woman was arrested for DUI at 1:11 a.m. on Dec. 22 while traveling along state Route 144 in Milesburg Borough, Centre County.

According to State Police at Rockview, Rose Swatsworth, 42, of Bellefonte was observed committing a traffic violation. During a routine traffic stop, it was determined that Swatsworth was driving under the influence of alcohol. Charges are pending through magisterial district justice 49-3-02.

Criminal mischief


PHILIPSBURG — State Police at Rockview investigated a case of criminal mischief that took place in Philipsburg Borough, Centre County.

According to police, an unknown person threw a large piece of asphalt through a bedroom window along Rusty Lane. The victim was a 46-year-old Philipsburg man.

Damage was estimated at $200. The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (814) 355-7545.


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