Police news – Jan. 13
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LOGANTON — Schrack’s Valley Services Inc. in Loganton was the victim of a $7,500 theft, state police at Lamar said.
Fifty aluminum rims were stolen from the business between Dec. 20, 2020 and Jan. 2. It’s believed they may have been or will be scrapped, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PSP Lamar at 570-726-6000.
LOGANTON — A 62-year-old Brooklyn man was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence following a traffic stop along Interstate 80 East near mile marker 193, Greene Township, state police at Lamar said.
The stop occurred on Jan. 7 at 8:01 a.m. Charges will be filed through district court, police said.
FLEMINGTON — A 29-year-old Lock Haven man had an electric scooter stolen from his home along Woods Avenue between Jan. 4 and Jan. 5, state police at Lamar said.
The Apollo Pro electric scooter, valued at $1,849, was taken from the victim’s front porch, police said.
Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact PSP Lamar at 570-726-6000.
PLEASANT GAP — Daniel Hipsman, 28, of Pleasant Gap, may face DUI related charges following a traffic stop at the intersection if Interstate 99 and Jacksonville Road, Spring Township, Centre County, state police at Rockview said.
During the stop, Hipsman showed signs of impairment and was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence. He was transported to Mount Nittany Medical Center for a legal blood draw, police said.
Charges are pending blood results.
One vehicle crash
BELLEFONTE — A 69-year-old Julian man suffered suspected minor injuries following a one vehicle crash along South Eagle Valley Road in Union Township, Centre County, state police at Rockview said.
Royal O. Weston was traveling south on the roadway on Jan. 10 when he reached for a roll of Copenhagen chewing tobacco and missed a curve in the roadway, police said.
Weston’s 2010 Toyota Tacoma drove straight into a utility pole before overturning onto its driver’s side and coming to rest in the middle of the roadway, blocking both lanes, police said.
Weston was wearing his seatbelt and he was cited in relation to driving on roadways laned for traffic, police said.
Police were assisted on scene by Citizens Hose and Ladder Company, Bellefonte EMS and Eagle Valley Towing.