Police Briefs 2/17/2014
Burglary occurs in Franklin Township
A burglary has occurred on Long Valley Road in Franklin Township, police said.
The burglars stole prescription medication from the residence, police said.
The residence is the home of a 70-year-old woman and a 72-year-old man, state police said.
The burglary occurred on Jan. 18 or Jan. 19, state police at Towanda said.
Woman cited for criminal mischief in Wysox Twp.
Nancy Jean Tucker, 47, of Wysox has been charged with the summary offense of criminal mischief, state police said.
The charge stems from a Feb. 10 incident at Jackson's trailer court in Wysox Township, during which Tucker kicked the front door of Dighton Lane's residence, police said.
As a result, the door frame was damaged, state police at Towanda said.
Theft occurs in Wysox Twp.
Someone recently stole black half-doors from a late-model Jeep Wrangler, which was parked in a lot at the Sherwood Groves Auto Group in Wysox Township, police said.
The half-doors, which had vinyl windows, were stolen between 4 p.m. on Feb. 8 and 9:38 a.m. on Feb. 9, state police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.
Two injured in Dushore crash
Two teenagers were injured in a recent motor vehicle accident on U.S. Route 220 in Dushore, police said.
The accident occurred at 5:35 p.m. on Feb. 10, 98 feet south of Julia Street, state police said.
As motorist Nicole A. Boyles of Forksville tried to enter Route 220 from a parking lot, she pulled out into the path of a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt that was traveling on Route 220, police said.
The Cobalt struck Boyles' 2004 Ford Escape, police said.
Seventeen-year-old Shelby C. Minier of Dushore, who was driving the Chevrolet Cobalt, suffered moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance to Memorial Hospital in Towanda, police said.
Boyles, 19, suffered minor injuries, police said.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts, state police at Laporte said.
A traffic citation was filed against Boyles, police said.