Police Briefs

Theft occurs in Towanda

Towanda Borough Police said they are investigating a theft which occurred on or about Dec. 11 in the 600 block of Second Street in the borough. Numerous items such as tools, boots, yard care items, a tent, and other miscellaneous items were removed from an outdoor shed, police said. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Towanda Borough Police Department at (570) 265-2522.

Hit-and-run crash occurs in Towanda

Towanda Borough Police said they are investigating a hit-and-run accident which occurred on Packer Avenue, Towanda.

The incident occurred on Dec. 7. The suspect vehicle was last seen heading west on Packer Avenue, and was described as black in color, with red flames, police said. The vehicle might have been an older model SUV, police said.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, or the suspect vehicle is asked to contact the Towanda Borough Police at (570) 265-2522.

Man arrested for DUI in Dushore

Donald Space, 40, of Sweet Valley, Pa., was arrested for DUI at 1:50 a.m. Wednesday at the Pump-n-Pantry in Dushore, Sullivan County, police said.

The arrest occurred after Space was stopped for a traffic violation, state police at Laporte said.