August 18, 2011 RSS feed / Police Reports

Electrical Wires Cut

Burglars not only cut almost all the electrical wires in the downstairs area of a Brush Creek Township residence earlier this month but also stole multiple items from the home. More...

Wetlands Damaged By ATV

A 65-year-old Warfordsburg area man told state police a wetland and stream located on his Stoneybreak Road property were damaged by an all-terrain vehicle earlier this month. More...

Power Tool Found

A cordless power tool was found by state police along Route 30 near Pepple’s Auction Barn on Monday, August 1, at 6:30 a.m. The owner of the tool is asked to call the Pennsylvania State Police barracks in McConnellsburg at 717-485-3131. More...

Hit-And-Run Reported In Boro

Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg recently responded to a hit-and-run accident at the intersection of Lincoln Way East and Route 16. More...

Driver Falls Asleep At Wheel

A McConnellsburg man suffered minor injuries last Tuesday when he fell asleep at the wheel of his westbound vehicle. Jesse Clevenger, 24, was travelling along Buchanan Trail at 11:50 p.m. when he fell asleep, state police said. More...

Altoona Man Cited For DUI

An Altoona man was arrested for driving under the influence on Friday, August 5, after he was stopped by state police troopers for a traffic violation. Terry L. More...

Nineteen-Year-Old Cited In Hit-And-Run

A 19-year- old McConnellsburg man was cited with following too closely in connection with a hit-andrun crash along Lincoln Way East last Wednesday. More...

Mailboxes Damaged

Mailboxes located along Old 126 and McKees Gap Road in Union Township were damaged during an incident of criminal mischief that occurred sometime August 12 or August 13, state police said. More...

Man Flown To Hershey

Forty-two-year-old James M. Buser, address unknown, was transported to Hershey Medical Center Sunday evening for treatment of moderate injuries sustained in an accident along Powell Road. More...

Burglary Reported In Hustontown

Burglars entered a Dublin Township home last week and took several items that included a guitar, miniature Grove cranes and a Dewalt drill. The burglary occurred between 10:30 a.m. on August 7 and 10:45 a.m. More...

Signs Taken

Road-closed signs posted along Owl Creek Road in Licking Creek Township were stolen between 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday, August 7, according to Pennsylvania State Police. More...

Pool Slashed

A three-inch slice was made in the side of a 24-footby 4-foot swimming pool causing all the water to leak out on Wednesday, August 10. More...

Goat Killed

A goat was killed when it was struck in the head with a blunt object between 7 p.m. on August 12 and 11 a.m. on August 13, state police said. More...

Thieves Target Vending Machines

Thieves broke into two vending machines located at the Crystal Spring rest area along Interstate 70 between 4 p.m. on July 31 and 10 a.m. on August 1. State police reported the thieves took $906.50 in the theft. More...

Post, Building Struck

A 2007 Freightliner Classic tractor-trailer struck a cement post last Wednesday morning while turning right onto Route 522 from Lincoln Way East. State police said the tractor trailer driven by James E. More...

Juvenile Charged In Two Thefts

A 14-year- old McConnellsburg boy faces charges of theft in connection with two incidents that occurred in the McConnellsburg area earlier this month. More...

ATV Stolen

A 63-year-old man from Baltimore, Md., told state police investigators burglars removed a tan Honda all-terrain vehicle from his garage located at 632 East Shore Drive in Valley-Hi Borough between 4 p.m. on July 23 and 7 p.m. on August 9. More...

DUI, Underage Drinking Charges To Be Filed In Crash

Charges of driving under the influence are slated to be filed against a Berkeley Springs, W.Va., woman as a result of an accident along Flickerville Road Friday evening. More...

Motorcycle Strikes Fence

A McConnellsburg woman attempting to pull from her driveway became panicked by oncoming traffic and crashed her motorcycle into a wooden fence. More...

Motorcycle, Jeep Collide

A 1997 Honda Gold Wing 1500 reportedly travelling too fast around a turn crossed a Todd Township roadway Saturday morning and col- lided with a Jeep. More...

Peach Thrown

A 33-year- old McConnellsburg woman told state police her vehicle was damaged when it was struck by a peach along Route 522 near the intersection of Rock Hill Road. The mischief in Ayr Township reportedly occurred on Sunday, August 14. More...

Scrap Copper Stolen

Scrap copper was stolen from the front of a residence located at 5197 Lincoln Highway, Apt. 2, Harrisonville, state police reported. The victim in the theft, which occurred between 3:30 p.m. and August 4 and 6:30 a.m. More...