Police Briefs 8/18/2010


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Bike found

State police at Towanda said a youth bike in like-new condition was found at 9:15 a.m. Aug. 13 along Route 414 west of Powell School in Monroe Township.

The owner can contact the state police barracks and describe the bike to claim it, police said.

Disorderly conduct reported

State police at Towanda said Johnny Fuller, 33, of Columbia Cross Roads, yelled and screamed at 5 a.m. Aug. 15 at Kerryview Trailer Court in Columbia Township and created a physically offensive condition to society.

Police also issued a separate report stating that Johnny Fuller, 33, of Columbia Cross Roads, grabbed a 33-year-old Columbia Crossroads female by the hair and pulled her in an aggressive fashion on Aug. 14 at Kerryview Trailer Court.

Fuel taken

State police at Laporte said someone left without paying for fuel sometime between 1:20 p.m. and 1:25 p.m. Aug. 13 at Pump 'n Pantry convenience store on Route 220 in Dushore.

Lecturn stolen in Dushore

Richard Weston of Dushore was the victim of a recent theft, police said.

Someone stole a four-foot-tall wooden lecturn that was in the back of his pickup truck, police said.

The lecturn was used on several occasions during Founders Day weekend, police said.

The theft occurred sometime between 7 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday, while the truck was parked on Weston's property on Headley Avenue in Dushore, state police said.

Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact the state police at Laporte at (570) 946-4610.

Towanda woman injured in crash

Jan Marrow, 61, of Towanda suffered minor injuries in a recent motor vehicle accident in Monroe Township, police said.

Marrow was driving a 1998 Ford Escort north on U.S. Route 220 when she lost control of the vehicle for unknown reasons, police said.

The vehicle left the roadway, struck an old utility pole that is used to mark a private driveway, and a small tree, police said.

Alcohol was involved in the accident, which occurred at 8:45 a.m. on Aug. 1, state police at Towanda said.

Troy man arrested for DUI

Timothy Patrick Davis, 35, of Troy has been arrested on suspicion of DUI, police said.

The incident occurred at 1 a.m. on July 24 on Brocktown Road in Monroe Township, police said.

Davis was also charged with other traffic violations during this incident, state police at Towanda said.

Towanda woman accused of shoplifting

Sandra Harris, 42, of Towanda was charged with retail theft after she tried to leave the Kmart department store in Wysox Township without paying for a number of items, police said.

The crime occurred at 4 p.m. Friday, state police at Towanda said.

Theft occurs in Standing Stone

Someone recently stole three window-mounted air conditioners from a residence in Standing Stone Township, police said.

The residence is owned by Roger Orlandini of West Wyoming, Pa., police said.

The theft occurred sometime between 6 p.m. on Aug. 1 and 5 p.m. on Aug. 5, state police at Towanda said.

Woman cited for harassment in N. Towanda

Christine Malloy, 21, of Towanda arrived at the Dandy Mini Mart in North Towanda Township and harassed an employee who was working at the store, police said.

State police identified the Dandy Mini Mart employee as 25-year-old Sheena Bride of Towanda.

The incident occurred at approximately 7:12 p.m. Friday, state police said.

A citation for the summary offense of harassment is pending against Malloy, state police at Towanda said.

Burglary occurs in Fox Twp.

A burglary recently occurred at a cabin on state Route 154 in Fox Township, police said.

Mark Pile of Magungie, Pa., who owns the cabin, reported that someone entered the cabin and stole a number of bottles of liquor, according to the state police.

The theft occurred sometime between July 31 and Aug. 11, state police at Laporte said.

Hit-and-run crash reported in Towanda Twp.

Patricia K. Wulff, 45, of New Albany is accused of backing into a parked vehicle at the Harkness Family Restaurant in Towanda Township and then fleeing the scene without notifying anyone about the accident, police said.

The accident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Aug. 2, state police at Towanda said.

Crash occurs in Wysox Twp.

A six-year-old girl from Ulster suffered a minor injury in a recent motor vehicle accident on U.S. Route 6 in Wysox Township, police said.

The accident occurred when a vehicle operated by Devon R. Chaffee of Rome was stopped in traffic in the eastbound lane of Route 6, police said.

Neysa Jennings, 70, of Ulster, who was driving a 2000 Ford Windstar east on Route 6, rear-ended Chaffee's vehicle, police said.

The accident occurred at 11:58 a.m. Saturday in front of the Sherwood Groves auto dealership, state police at Towanda said.

The girl, who was a passenger in Jennings' vehicle, was transported by ambulance to Memorial Hospital for treatment of her injury, police said.

Chaffee, 20, and Jennings were uninjured in the crash, police said.

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