November 6, 2008 RSS feed / Police Reports

Vehicle Overturns, Injures One

The driver of a 1998 Subaru Forrester sustained minor injuries when her vehicle overturned onto its passenger side along Timber Ridge Road on Wednesday, October 29. According to state police, Betty L. More...

Gasoline Taken In Retail Theft

Twenty-nine dollars in unleaded gasoline was pumped into a vehicle at Getty Mart on Sunday, October 26, at 4:05 p.m. The driver then fled in the vehicle without paying for the purchase. More...

Concrete Block Thrown Through Car Window

A concrete block was thrown through the driver's side window of a 1999 Dodge Neon belonging to Eddie Sheldon Brown, 51, of Burnt Cabins. More...

Theft Investigated

Thirty-nine-year-old James Boser of Warfordsburg informed state police thieves stole car parts and tools from a location along Buck Valley Road in Bethel Township between October 27 and 30. The missing items have been valued at $1,000. More...

Portable Playstation Recovered

State police have recovered a Playstation Portable gaming device belonging to the son of 29-year-old McConnellsburg resident Tamara Skiles. More...

Disorderly Conduct Charges Filed

A 17-year-old Warfordsburg boy was charged with disorderly conduct after he allegedly spun his tires along Buck Valley Road in Union Township on Thursday, October 30, at 11:30 p.m. Victim was Watson Layton Sigel, 51, also of Warfordsburg. More...

Three Springs Man Victim Of Access Device Fraud

Twenty-seven-year-old Three Springs resident Steven Allen Destwilder Jr. informed state police an individual utilized his check number to pay a bill over the telephone without his consent on September 11. More...

No Joke: Making Peace With The In-Laws

Getting along with in-laws doesn't have to be like a bad joke

What's the difference between outlaws and in-laws? Outlaws are wanted. That's an old - and tired - joke, but it's one of many that stereotype in-laws: They're meddling and critical. They drop in uninvited. More...

Brothers Go On Trial In Death Of Pa. Student

READING, Pa. (AP) - Jury selection is under way for two brothers charged in the 2007 beating death of a Kutztown University student. More...

Police Investigating Cruelty To Animals

State police from the McConnellsburg barracks are currently investigating a case of cruelty to animals that occurred at a residence along Cito Road in Ayr Township on Wednesday, October 29. More...

Injury Suffered During Argument

Twenty-three-year-old Holly Martin of Todd Township sustained a minor injury when she was struck by an object that was allegedly thrown at her by Douglas Whitsel, 23, during an argument at 34 Hillside Estates, McConnellsburg on Tuesday, October 28, More...

Car Collides With Embankment

An eastbound 1998 Pontiac Grand Am struck an embankment along Route 30 in Brush Creek Township on Saturday, October 25, state police reported. Driver William W. More...

Motorcycle Stolen

A black and green 2007 Harley Davidson belonging to 30-year-old Lindsey Bohrer was stolen on Monday, November 3, between 11 a.m. and noon at a spot along Field Stone Road in Bethel Township. More...

Police Lend Assistance To EMS Crew

State police were called to the 800 block of Gem Bridge Road on Saturday, November 1, to help locate 71-year-old Russell Gordon, who had sustained a possible heart attack while hunting. More...

Man Accused Of Trespassing

Fifty-year-old James Patrick Forbes of Fayetteville has been cited with criminal trespassing after he reportedly entered posted, private property of Joseph Hann, 48, of Mc- Connellsburg. More...

Trunk Lock Damaged

State police in McConnellsburg were recently dispatched to investigate a case of criminal mischief that occurred at 717 North Clear Ridge Road between 10 p.m. on October 21 and 7 a.m. on October 22. Albert L. More...

Pa. Coroner Probing Man Killed By Freight Train

ERIE, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania coroner is hoping toxicology tests and more investigation will help him figure out why a man was killed by a passing freight train. More...