Police Briefs 8/19/2014
Burglary occurs in Dushore
Someone entered Christine Salsman's residence on state Route 487 in Dushore and removed an undisclosed amount of cash from the kitchen table, police said.
The burglary occurred sometime between 12:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Saturday, state police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at Laporte at (570) 946-4610.
Dushore man cited for harassment
Steve Arnold, 46, of Dushore is accused of placing his hands around the neck of a woman and throwing her down on a bed, police said.
The incident occurred at 9:07 p.m. Saturday at a residence in Dushore, according to the state police at Laporte.
As a result of this incident, Arnold was cited for the summary offense of harassment, state police said.
Burglary occurs in Stevens Twp.
State police said they are investigating a burglary at an 84-year-old man's property on Patten Hill Road in Stevens Township.
The man reported that approximately 50 feet of copper tubing was stolen from his property, according to the state police.
Entry was also made into a trailer and shed located on the property, but no items were removed, police said.
The incident occurred sometime between July 27 and Aug. 14, state police at Towanda said.
Burglary occurs in Warren Twp.
A 53-year-old man reported that several tools were stolen during a burglary of his hunting residence on Painter Road in Warren Township, police said.
Stolen during the burglary were a Milwaukee Sawzall, a Craftsman tool box and kit, a Craftsman circular saw, a yellow no trespassing sign, a hunter's triology game, a Pennsylvania road map gazette, a Stanley staple gun, and a 5-gallon bucket filled with a machete, axe, and roofing nails, police said.
The burglary occurred sometime between May 20 and July 30, state police at Towanda said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.
Rome man accused of PFA violation
Roger L. Hitchcock, 58, of Rome Township is accused of a PFA violation, which occurred on Wednesday, police said.
Hitchcock contacted a 55-year-old woman from Narrowsburg, N.Y. through a dating website, which violated a PFA order, according to the state police at Towanda.