September 24, 2008 RSS feed / Police Reports

Store Burglarized

D&D Corner Market located at 5557 Pleasant Ridge Road in Needmore was the site of a burglary and theft between September 13 and 15. Burglars forced open a rear door and removed various items from the store, according to state police. More...

DUI Charges Filed

Charges of driving under the influence have been filed through Magisterial District Judge Carol Jean Johnson against 42-year-old Fort Loudon resident Margaret Rose Lawyer. More...

Pepsi Machine Damaged

A Pepsi soda machine belonging to the Pepsi Bottling Group of Newville was damaged outside of Harryman Brothers Inc. in McConnellsburg between 5 p.m. on September 18 and 8 a.m. on September 19. More...

Mailbox Set On Fire

A plastic Public Opinion mailbox owned by George Gress, 77, of 13465 Sipes Mill Road, Harrisonville, was set on fire on Thursday, September 18, at 5:15 a.m. More...

Scrap Metal Stolen

Representatives of Slates Salvage in Three Springs told state police thieves took scrap metal from a rolloff container located in the parking lot at the former Horton's Rest Stop in New Grenada on Monday, September 22, at 4 p.m. More...

1,205 Fugitives Surrender At Philly Church

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - More than 1,200 fugitives turned themselves in at a church over the past four days under an initiative designed to clear up misdemeanor warrants and help people get on with their lives. More...

Western Pa. State Prison Hit With Power Outage

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) - The State Correctional Institute at Somerset lost power because of malfunctioning generators and the prison was put on lockdown Wednesday, according to the state Department of Corrections. More...

Vehicle Chase

Sixty-one-year-old Robertsdale area resident Lawrence Duvall allegedly chased two Three Springs women in their vehicle and threatened them along Hoover Road in New Grenada on Sunday, September 14. More...

Fence Struck By Vehicle

A vehicle struck a fence located at 3039 Stoney Road Road in Bethel Township and fled south with extensive damage to the front right side. Victim during the Thursday, September 18, 2 a.m. hit-and-run crash was Warfordsburg resident Jay True. More...

Car Damaged In Hit-And-Run Collision

A legally parked 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier owned by 51-year-old Wanda L. Hobday was sideswiped by a passing motorist along East Maple Street in McConnellsburg Borough last week. More...

Waterfall Man Faces Harassment Charges

Twenty-five-year-old Todd Morris of Waterfall currently faces charges of harassment following an incident along Blacks Mountain Road on Friday, September 19, at 5:30 p.m. Victim of the alleged harassment was Kennard Smith, 24, of Augustine, Fla. More...

Bill Addressing Crowded Prisons Gets Pa. Senate OK

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Legislation designed to move thousands of nonviolent criminals out of state prisons more quickly and rein in booming correctional costs is nearing final approval in the Capitol. More...

Crime Of The Week

Burglary Is Crime Of The Week

Fulton County Crime Solvers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for additional information leading to the arrest of burglars responsible for an incident at 557 Huston Hill Road in Dublin Township. More...

Penna. Treasurer's Race Pits Lawyer Vs. Finance Pro

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A bond lawyer and a venture capitalist are competing for the open seat of state treasurer - and with it the power to manage billions of taxpayer dollars - in the Nov. 4 election. More...