Police News – July 20

Stolen bicycle

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven City Police are investigating the theft of a bicycle.

According to police, sometime between 8 a.m. on July 17 and 9:40 a.m. on July 18, a bicycle was stolen from East Main Street in downtown Lock Haven.

The investigation continues.

DUI charges

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven City Police Department recently charged a Mill Hall man with driving under the influence.

According to police, on May 27, they made a traffic stop for speeding along Woods Avenue. As a result of the stop, Keith Dauberman, 50, of Mill Hall, was found to be driving while under the influence of a controlled substance.

Charges for DUI and speeding were filed against Dauberman for the incident.

Possession of controlled


LOCK HAVEN — On July 9, Lock Haven Police had contact with Michael Kocher, 35, of Wilkes Barre.

According to police, as a result of an investigation, Kocher was found to be in possession of a controlled substance. He was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

DUI crash

BELLEFONTE — State police at Rockview investigated a DUI crash that took place at the intersection of Buffalo Run Road and Bloom Lane in Benner Township, Centre County, on June 30.

According to police, a 38-year-old female from Bellefonte crashed her 2011 BMW. She was found be under the influence of alcohol in the 9:48 p.m. crash, police said.

Motor vehicle theft

BEECH CREEK — State police at Rockview investigated the theft of a motor vehicle from Monument Orviston Road in Liberty Township on July 14.

According to police, a 2004 silver/aluminum Suzulight SU was stolen from the owner, a 49-year-old Beech Creek man.

On July 15, police apprehended the suspect whole allegedly stole the vehicle. The suspect, a 26-year-old from Oil City, was operating the vehicle in Clearfield County and was arrested and transported to the Centre County Correctional Facility, where he was arraigned.

The theft was reported at 2:19 a.m., according to police.

Found property

RENOVO — At 9:27 p.m. on July 17, state police at Lamar found a wallet belonging Cameron Miller. Police say the wallet was found at the intersection of Renovo Road and Grugan Hollow Road in Grugan Township.

The wallet can be claimed by the owner at the PSP Lamar Barracks.

Harassment charged

MILL HALL — At 1:07 p.m. on July 17, state police at Lamar investigated an incident of harassment on 281 Hogan Boulevard in Bald Eagle Township.

According to police, they were notified of a disturbance at the Advance Auto Parts between a customer, Bradley Cameron, 32, of Unityville, and an employee, Rodney Swope, 59, of Lock Haven.

Two cases of identity theft

LAMAR — At 7:09 p.m. on July 16, state police at Lamar investigated an ID theft on 576 Ridge Road in Lamar.

According to police, it was reported that an unemployment claim had been made with the information from a Mill Hall woman.

Cherie Dolan, 58, of Mill Hall, reported the case of ID theft to police.

Also, at 10:54 a.m. on the same day, state police at Lamar investigated another case of identity theft that took place along Mackeyville Road in Lamar.

According to police, Nichole Bechdel, 46, of Mill Hall, reported that her social security number was being used to file for unemployment fraudulently.

Retail theft

MILL HALL — At 6:33 p.m. on July 8, state police at Lamar investigated a retail theft incident that occurred on 6 Millbrook Plaza in Bald Eagle Township.

According to police, Desiree Kinley, 38, of Mill Hall, and Joseph Caris, 31, of Lock Haven, were observed not ringing up items over the course of four days.

Charges were filed against both of them for retail theft and conspiracy, police said.


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