Police Briefs, Aug. 14, 2014
Burglary occurs at rectory in Towanda
Towanda police said they are investigating a burglary that occurred Wednesday morning at the rectory of Ss. Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church in Towanda.
Towanda Police Officer Ryan Edsell declined to comment on what was stolen, because it could hurt the investigation.
"I don't think anyone was there" when the burglary occurred, Edsell said.
Edsell said he is not the lead investigator into the burglary and is not sure how the burglar or burglars entered the building. The rectory is located at 106 Third St.
Anyone with information about the burglary is asked to contact the Towanda Borough Police at (570) 265-2522.
Camera found in Forks Township
A Nikon camera was recently found lying in the roadway on Taylor Hill Road in Forks Township, Sullivan County, police said.
It appears the camera fell from a vehicle and was slightly damaged upon impact with the roadway, police said.
The camera was found at 4 p.m. Saturday.
The camera's owner should contact the state police at Laporte at (570) 946-4610 to claim their camera.