DUI charges

The following person was recently charged with driving while under the influence in Bradford County:

Arthur M. Medina, 32, of Athens, by Sayre Borough police, on March 27, on North Keystone Avenue in Sayre. Medina has also been charged with possession of a controlled substance, failure to use a turn signal and driving with a suspended license. Medina agreed to submit to a blood test to determine the presence of controlled substances. Police found Medina to be in possession of bath salts during his arrest. Medina was arraigned March 28 and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail. Medina's preliminary hearing is scheduled for April 8.

Burglary reported

State police at Towanda are investigating a recent burglary in Wyalusing Borough.

According to information from state police, between 10 and 11 a.m. March 28, an unknown actor or actors entered a Marsh Street residence and removed a purse and its contents, then fled in an unknown direction by unknown means.

Anyone with information on the burglary is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

State police investigate MVA

State police at Laporte recently investigated a one-car motor vehicle accident in Sullivan County.

According to state police, at about 5:10 a.m. March 19, a 2003 Dodge Dakota driven by Troy A. Renwick, 42, of Williamsport, struck a tree hanging from an embankment on State Route 87 in Hillsgrove Township.

The vehicle had major damage and had to be removed from the scene, police said. Renwick had minor injuries and was transported by Hillsgrove Ambulance to Williamsport Hospital, according to police. Police said Renwick wore a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

Police were assisted by the Hillsgrove and Barbours fire companies, police said.

Mailbox damaged

State police at Laporte are investigating a damaged mailbox in Dushore.

According to state police, an unknown actor or actors damaged a metal mailbox on Lick Creek Road sometime between March 16 and March 28. The mailbox had minimal damage, police said.

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

Antique coins stolen

State police at Towanda are investigating the theft of antique coins from a Windham Township residence.

According to state police, at about 7 p.m. March 27, an unknown actor or actors broke into an Arnold Road residence. The actor then opened a lock box in the victim's bedroom and removed approximately $25,000 worth of antique coins dating from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, police said.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

Boat removed from work site

State police at Towanda are investigating the removal of a boat from a work site in Franklin Township.

According to state police, sometime on March 26 or 27, an unknown suspect cut a lock securing a green jon boat to a guiderail at the Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc. work site located at the intersection of Route 414 and Barclay Road. The suspect then took the boat and fled in an unknown direction, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

Meat stolen from store

State police at Towanda are investigating the theft of items from a Towanda Township supermarket.

According to state police, at about 6:05 p.m. March 26, an unnamed 37-year-old female of Towanda Borough took three packages of lunch meat, two steaks and two packages of hamburger from Hurley's Market. Police said the suspect concealed the meat in her purse and exited the store without paying.

Police continue to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

No injuries in Route 220 accident

State police at Towanda recently investigated a two-car motor vehicle accident in Ulster Township.

According to state police, at about 3:30 p.m. March 27, a southbound 2005 Chrysler Town and Country rear-ended a 2011 Jeep Patriot that had been coming to a stop at the intersection of Route 220 and Gordon Farr Street. The Chrysler had been traveling at about 15 miles per hour, police said.

After striking the Jeep, the Chrysler came to a final rest in the southbound lane of Route 220 while the Jeep traveled across the roadway into the Dandy Mini Mart parking lot, police said.

The driver of the Chrysler, Brett E. Allyn, 39, was uninjured, police said. Police cited Allyn for following too closely.

Two people in the Jeep - driver Kelly J. McKernan, 33, of Ulster, and an eight-year-old female passenger - were also unhurt, according to police.

Litchfield woman reports access device fraud

State police are investigating a case of access device fraud reported by a Litchfield Township woman.

According to state police at Towanda, the woman reported her checking account had incurred fraudulent charges on or around March 11 from a retail store in Texas. Police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

School bus damaged

State police recently filed criminal mischief charges against two juveniles accused of damaging a school bus in Smithfield Township.

According to state police at Towanda, the juvenile males, who police said live in the Ulster area, smashed side door windows and damaged the windshield of a school bus parked in the parking lot of SRU Elementary School sometime between March 14 and March 16. Police said the bus, owned by Chambers School Bus Inc. of Columbia Cross Roads, had approximately $1,000 in damage.

Police filed charges on both juveniles through Bradford County Juvenile Court.

Sayre bar cited

A Sayre bar was recently cited by the state Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for violation of state liquor laws, according to information from the bureau.

Kelley's Pitstop, located at 221 Desmond St., was cited March 27 for failing to post signage as required by the Clean Indoor Air Act, permitting smoking in a public place where smoking is prohibited, selling alcohol to visibly intoxicated persons and maintaining insufficient food items, not making the premises a bona fide restaurant.

The charges will be brought before an administrative law judge, according to the bureau.

Police investigate one-car MVA

State police at Towanda recently investigated a one-car motor vehicle accident in Ridgebury Township.

According to state police, at about 5:14 p.m. March 26, a westbound 2011 GMC Sierra operated by Charles E. Kellogg, 61, of Athens, was negotiating a right curve on Centerville Road at an unsafe speed. The vehicle traveled into the eastbound berm, striking a tree head-on, police said.

The vehicle had disabling front-end damage, police said. Kellogg had minor injuries and was transported to Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre by the Ridgebury division of Tri-Township Ambulance, according to police.

Police cited Kellogg for failure to stay in lane, police said.

The Ridgebury Volunteer Fire Company and Sutty's Towing assisted at the scene, police said.