HOLLIDAYSBURG STATE POLICE REPORTS

THIS PAGE WAS UPDATED 08/19/2018 AT 6:55 PM

 

A RESISTING ARREST OCCURRED 08/18/2018 AT 147 CRANBERRY STREET IN ANTIS TWP. 52 YEAR OLD TERRY LEE MALLORY ENGAGED IN A VERBAL ARGUMENT THAT TURNED PHYSICAL. DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION TERRY MALLORY RESISTED ARREST. AN ARREST WARRANT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR MALLORY.


A 3 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/18/2018 ON WOODBURY PIKE IN TAYLOR TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2015 SUBARU FORESTER OPERATED BY 65 YEAR OLD ROBERTA J. MCCAHAN OF LATROBE,PA WAS MAKING A RIGHT TURN FROM ROUTE 36 ONTO CROSS COVE ROAD. A 2011 FORD F250 OPERATED BY 65 YEAR OLD BARRY L. RESSLER OF BEDFORD,PA WAS STOPPED AT A STOP SIGN AND A RED BLINKING LIGHT ALONG CROSS COVE ROAD FACING EAST. A 2012 DODGE RAM 2500 OPERATED BY 29 YEAR OLD ZACHARY W. SMITH OF WOODBURY,PA WAS BEHIND THE SUBARU, TRAVELING SOUTH ON ROUTE 36. SMITH BECAME DISTRACTED AND WAS UNABLE TO STOP AS THE SUBARU WAS TURNING RIGHT. THE DODGE TRAVELED TO THE WEST OF THE SUBARU, STRIKING THE SUBARU AT THE FRONT RIGHT OF THE VEHICLE. THE DODGE CONTINUED SOUTH ACROSS CROSS COVE ROAD AND STRUCK THE FORD. NO REPORTED INJURIES, AND THE DRIVER OF THE DODGE WILL BE CHARGED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/17/2018 ON JOHNSTON ROAD IN JUNIATA TWP. 52 YEAR OLD MARK L. OOGHE OF PORTAGE,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2015 MAZDA 6. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT THEN OVERTURNED. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER, 42 YEAR OLD FRANK W. YURCHIK OF PORTAGE RECEIVED SUSPECTED INJURIES BUT WAS NOT TRANSPORTED TO ANY HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER WAS CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SEXUAL ASSAULT OCCURRED BETWEEN 11/21/2017-01/31/2018 IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA. WHILE ASSISTING ALTOONA POLICE DEPARTMENT ON A SIMILAR INCIDENT IT WAS DISCOVERED STEPHEN APOSTOLU AND KARA TORNATORE WERE ATTEMPTING TO FILM/PHOTOGRAPH TWO FEMALE VICTIMS. THEY ALSO ATTEMPTED TO GET THE JUVENILE FEMALES TO ENGAGE IN SEXUAL INTERCOURSE AND TAKE ILLICIT DRUGS. MULTIPLE CHARGES HAVE BEEN FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 11/01/2017-05/25/2018 AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS IN BLAIR COUNTY. PSP HOLLIDAYSBURG IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE LOGAN TWP POLICE, BLIR TWP POLICE,AND ALTOONA POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING NUMEROUS BURGLARIES THROUGHOUT BLAIR COUNTY. THERE WERE 3 IN ANTIS TWP, 3 IN LOGAN TWP, 1 IN BLAIR TWP, AND 1 IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA. THERE WERE 2 MORE ATTEMPTED BURGLARIES IN LOGAN TWP. THE ITEMS STOLEN WAS APPROXIMATELY $9,000 IN CASH, A RUGER HANDGUN, AND PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS. 38 YEAR OLD GLENN ANDREW STAEHLI,III OF ALTOONA HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH THE BURGLARIES. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON $75,000 STRAIGHT BAIL.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/13/2018 ON I-99 IN FREEDOM TWP. A 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM BEDFORD,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 HYUNDAI SONATA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A FATAL VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/13/2018 ON SCOTCH VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 31 YEAR OLD MATTHEW C. CLINGERMAN OF HOLLIDAYSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2009 CHEVY SILVERADO. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE. THEN STRUCK ANOTHER TREE BEFORE OVERTURNING. THE DRIVER WAS EJECTED FROM THE VEHICLE. THE DRIVER SUFFERED FATAL INJURIES AND WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 07/28/2018 AT 494 SABBATH REST ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 34 YEAR OLD BRANDON BONANNO OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT WITH 33 YEAR OLD KAREN BONANNO


A RETAIL THEFT OCCURRED 07/08/2018 AT 2032 E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ALTOONA. 32 YEAR OLD ALLEN SHANNON OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED WITH RETAIL THEFT.


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 08/04/2018 AT 1535 LOCKE MOUNTAIN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 21 YEAR OLD DAVID WILLIAM SANDERS II OF WILLIAMSPORT,PA WAS FOUND TO BE MANIFESTLY UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL WHILE ATTENDING A WEDDING RECEPTION AT 1401 LOCKE MOUNTAIN ROAD. SANDERS HAD WANDERED FROM THE RECEPTION AND WAS OBSERVED RUNNING AND FALLING THROUGH OPEN FIELDS, RESIDENTIAL YARDS, AND PORTIONS OF LOCKE MOUNTAIN ROAD. TROOPERS AND EMS LOCATED SANDERS AT THE LISTED ADDRESS WHERE HE WAS OBSERVED TO HAVE SUSTAINED INJURY FROM FALLING DUE TO HIS PHYSICAL STATE. SANDERS WAS CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/29/2018 ON SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 19 YEAR OLD TANUSHREE B. LAHIRY OF MIDDLETOWN,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 NISSAN SENTRA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/30/2018 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP. A 17 YEAR OLD MALE FROM LIGONIER,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2012 KIA SOUL. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED.


AN UNDERAGE DRINKING OCCURRED 07/29/2018 ALONG CHESTER ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. PSP HOLLIDAYSBURG RECEIVED A CALL REGARDING A POSSIBLE UNDERAGE DRINKING PARTY. THE CALL WAS RECEIVED FROM ANONYMOUS LCE TIP LINE. UPON ARRIVAL, AN UNDERAGE ALCOHOL PARTY WAS DISCOVERED. 8 FEMALES AND 7 MALES WERE CITED FOR UNDERAGE DRINKING.


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 07/28/2018 ALONG ROUTE 164 IN FREEDOM TWP. 32 YEAR OLD JASON DUANE LYNN OF BELLWOOD,PA WAS WALKING IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD HIGHLY INTOXICATED.


A CHILD PORNOGRAPHY OCCURRED 05/29/2018 AT 13505 SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 41 YEAR OLD CHAD MICHAEL GRIFFIE OF TYRONE HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH 90 COUNTS INVOLVING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY. THIS WAS AFTER A FORENSIC ANALYSIS WAS DONE ON FACILITY COMPUTERS HE WAS USING AT PYRAMID HEALTHCARE RECOVERY CENTER. THE FORENSIC REPORT DETAILED SEVERAL TIMES IN WHICH HE WAS INTENTIONALLY VIEWING MATERIAL DEPICTING CHILDREN UNDER 18 IN A PROHIBITED SEXUAL ACT. HE IS THE IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON $50,000 BAIL.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/23/2018 ON KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP. A 2011 CHEVY SILVERADO OPERATED BY 42 YEAR OLD GEORGE W. SETTLE OF BIRMINGHAM ,PA WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON KETTLE ROAD. THE VEHICLE CROSSED OVER INTO THE NORTH BOUND LANE AND STRUCK A 2017 JEEP PATRIOT OPERATED BY 62 YEAR OLD JAMES R. BEAUCHAMP OF ALTOONA. THE VEHICLES STRUCK HEAD ON. THE DRIVER OF THE JEEP WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE DRIVER OF THE CHEVY WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


AN ILLEGAL ATTEMPT TO PURCHASE A FIREARM OCCURRED 02/15/2018 AT 3936 COVE MOUNTIN ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 60 YEAR OLD WILLIAM LEE HOLSINGER OF DUNCANSVILLE ATTEMPTED TO PURCHASE A FIREARM AT LONG’S OUTPOST INC. HE WAS PROHIBITED TO DO SO. AND INVESTIGATION LED TO CHARGES BEING FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON OCCURRED 07/02/2018 AT 509 TROPHY LANE IN GREENFIELD TWP. POLICE WERE CONTACTED BY A 40 YEAR OLD FEMALE CONCERNING A POWDERY SUBSTANCE WITHIN THE INTERIOR OF HER MAILBOX.


A RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON OCCURRED 06/17/2018 AT 723 & 799 DICK SCHOOL HOUSE ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 29 YEAR OLD LANCE EDWARD HUGHES OF ALTOONA WAS PRACTICING SHOOTING 9MM PISTOLS ON THE PROPERTY OF 799 DICK SCHOOL HOUSE ROAD. DURING THIS TIME, A 27 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND A 22 YEAR OLD MALE REPORTED BULLETS WERE RICOCHETING THROUGH THE WOOD LINE SEPARATING THE TWO PROPERTIES. ONE OF THE BULLETS FIRED BY HUGHES STRUCK THE FRONT DOOR OF THE VICTIMS RESIDENCE. AFTER THIS OCCURRED, THE VICTIM CONFRONTED HUGHES AND REQUESTED HE STOP SHOOTING IN THE DIRECTION OF THEIR HOME. HUGHES IGNORED THIS REQUEST AND CONTINUED TO SHOOT AT THE WOOD LINE. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


AN ATTEMPTED THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 07/07/2018 @ 1200 HRS-07/08/2018 @ 2130 HRS AT THE INTERSECTION OF TIPTON ROAD AND BEL-TIP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. SOMEONE REMOVED MAIL FROM A MAILBOX BELONGING TO CONNER HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING IN TYRONE. THE PERSON(S) ATTEMPTED TO STEAL CASH WITHIN THE MAIL. ALL OF THE MAIL WAS LOCATED.


A 4 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/02/2018 ON DUNNINGS HWY IN GREENFIELD TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2013 HONDA CRV OPERATED BY 34 YEAR OLD LYSBETH J. ALLISON OF SAXTON WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON DUNNINGS HWY AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH POLECAT ROAD. THE VEHICLE FAILED TO STOP FOR TRAFFIC WHICH WAS STOPPED IN THE NORTHBOUND LANE. THE HONDA STRUCK A 2012 CHEVY TRAVERSE OPERATED BY 27 YEAR OLD ASHLEY D. ELLER OF CLAYSBURG. THE TRAVERSE THEN STRUCK A 2002 CHEVY TAHOE OPERATED BY A 17 YEAR OLD MALE FROM CLAYSBURG. THE HONDA AFTER STRIKING THE TRAVERSE, VEERED INTO THE SOUTHBOUND LANE STRIKING A 2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA OPERATED BY 33 YEAR OLD JESSICA E. GOMEZ CAMPOS OF FISHERTOWN,PA. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE HONDA WILL BE CHARGED.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 07/06/2018 ON I-99 IN BLAIR TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A DODGE WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON I-99. A 2017 HYUNDAI ELANTRA OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD ALYSIA D. DRYLIE OF BOLIVAR,PA WAS TRAVELING BESIDE THE DODGE IN THE NORTHBOUND LANE. THE DODGE ATTEMPTED TO MERGE INTO THE RIGHT LANE AND STRUCK THE HYUNDAI. THE DODGE USED A CROSSOVER TO ENTER INTO THE SOUTHBOUND LANE AND FLEE THE SCENE.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/07/2018 ON ROUTE 99 IN ALLEGHENY TWP. 62 YEAR OLD BARBARA A. MCCLEESTER OF PORT MATILDA,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2005 HONDA SHADOW. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, TRAVELED THROUGH THE GRASS AND ACROSS BOTH LANES OF ROUTE 99 NORTHBOUND. THE VEHICLE THEN STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER SUFFERED SEVERAL FACIAL INJURIES AND WAS TAKEN TO THE UPMC ALTOONA TRAUMA UNIT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/04/2018 ON BLOOMFIELD ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 26 YEAR OLD STEVEN Z. FOOR OF EAST FREEDOM LOST CONTROL OF A 2001 TOYOTA CAMRY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER FLED THE SCENE. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TERRORISTIC THREAT OCCURRED 06/28/2018 ON SUGAR RUN ROAD IN ALLEGHENY TWP. POLICE WERE CALLED TO THE LISTED LOCATION FOR A REPORT OF A MAN THREATENING PASSING MOTORISTS WITH A GUN AND EXPOSING HIMSELF. UPON ARRIVAL TO THE SCENE THE MALE WAS IDENTIFIED AS 54 YEAR OLD JOHN EDWARD PIGZA OF GALITZEN,PA. IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT HE WAS IN POSSESSION OF A LOADED .45 CALIBER REVOLVER. HE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND ARRAIGNED ON CHARGES OF TERRORISTIC THREATS, SIMPLE ASSAULT, RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON, OPEN LEWDNESS, DISORDERLY CONDUCT, AND OPERATING A VEHICLE WITHOUT A VALID INSPECTION. BAIL WAS SET AT $20,000 STRAIGHT. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL.

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A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/21/2018 ON COVE MOUNTAIN ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. A 2002 TOYOTA CAMARY OPERATED BY 20 YEAR OLD JAYDEN L. PETERMAN OF ALTOONA STRUCK THE REAR END OF A 2007 SUZUKI BOULEVARD C50 OPERATED BY 44 YEAR OLD JOSEPH T. FRAZIER OF ROARING SPRING. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE TOYOTA WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TERRORISTIC THREAT OCCURRED 06/21/2018 AT 140 TIPTON MANOR DRIVE IN ANTIS TWP. MICHAEL MCCLELLAN AND FAITH CARPER HAD A VERBAL ARGUMENT. MCCLELLAN STARTED BREAKING ITEMS IN THE RESIDENCE AND THROWING ITEMS. HE THREW A BOTTLE AND STRUCK CARPER. HE THEN THREATENED TO KILL CARPER. CARPER RELATED THAT THERE WAS A GUN LAYING ON THE BED WHEN SHE WAS THREATENED. CARPER THEN WENT TO A NEIGHBOR’S HOUSE AND CALLED 911. AFTER FURTHER INVESTIGATION, IT WAS FOUND THAT MCCLELLAN HAS A FELONY RECORD AND THEREFORE NOT TO BE IN POSSESSION OF FIREARMS. HE WAS TAKEN TO THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON ON A PAROLE/PROBATION VIOLATION. HE WILL ALSO BE CHARGED WITH FELON NOT TO POSSESS A FIREARM, TERRORISTIC THREATS, SIMPLE ASSAULT, HARASSMENT, AND DRIVING A VEHICLE WHILE DRIVER’S LICENSE IS SUSPENDED.

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A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/26/2018 ON I-99 IN BLAIR TWP. 41 YEAR OLD MICHAEL D. FRANCONA OF CLAYSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2014 KIA SOUL. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/25/2018 ON ROUTE 22 IN ALLEGHENY TWP. 39 YEAR OLD JAMES H. MARTIN OF SAINT MICHAEL,PA OPERATING A 2017 FORD EDGE STRUCK A 2018 KENWORTH T680 THAT WAS PARKED ON THE SIDE OF THE ROADWAY. AFTER STRIKING THE  KENWORTH, THE FORD CROSSED BOTH LANES OF TRAVEL AND WENT INTO THE MEDIAN WHERE IT STRUCK A FENCE. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/17/2018 ON APPALACHIAN THRUWAY IN SNYDER TWP. 50 YEAR OLD EDWARD L. BRYAN OF ALTOONA LOST CONTROL OF A 2000 BUICK LE SABRE. THE VEHICLE STRUCK THE LONGITUDINAL CONCRETE BARRIER SEPARATING THE TWO LANES OF TRAVEL ALONG US-220. AFTER STRIKING THE BARRIER, THE VEHICLE THEN CONTINUED ACROSS THE SOUTHBOUND LANE OF 220 AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL ALONG THE SHOULDER OF THE HIGHWAY. THE DRIVER AND TWO PASSENGERS, 28 YEAR OLD KARA S. TORNATORE OF ALTOONA AND 22 YEAR OLD DILLON M. BRYAN OF ALTOONA WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/21/2018 ON COVE ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. A 2012 CHEVY EQUINOX OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD DANYLE N. VARNER OF CASSVILLE,PA STRUCK THE READ END OF A 2000 FORD E-250 OPERATED BY 18 YEAR OLD COLTON J. FAULKERSON OF SAXTON,PA. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD AND A PASSENGER, 48 YEAR OLD JOSEPH F. FAULKERSON WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. A 1 YEAR OLD FEMALE PASSENGER IN THE CHEVY WAS TRANSPORTED TO NASON HOSPITAL.  THE DRIVER OF THE CHEVY WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A 4 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/16/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2016 NISSAN VERSA OPERATED BY 38 YEAR OLD DANIEL G. BOW OF TYRONE WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON I-99, NEAR MILE MARKER 31.6.  THE DRIVER OF THE NISSAN CAUSED A CRASH FOR FAILING TO STOP FOR TRAFFIC WHICH WAS SITTING STATIONARY DUE TO WORK ZONE CONGESTION. THE NISSAN STRUCK A 2015 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER OPERATED BY 31 YEAR OLD SANDRA M. MCCHESSNEY OF EAST FREEDOM IN THE REAR BUMPER, WHICH IN SUCCESSION RESULTED IN THE OUTLANDER STRIKING A 2010 DODGE CALIBER OPERATED BY 38 YEAR OLD JENNIFER J. PLUTKO OF ALTOONA, THE CALIBER THEN STRUCK A 1999 CHEVY TAHOE. A PASSENGER IN THE OUTLANDER, 39 YEAR OLD KATRINA M. BRUNNER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE DRIVER OF THE NISSAN WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/15/2018 ON QUARRY ROAD IN TYRONE TWP. 19 YEAR OLD KARA M. WEYANT OF BIRMINGHAM,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 1995 DODGE RAM.  THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT. AFTER IMPACT, THE RIGHT FRONT TIRE CAME OFF. THE VEHICLE THEN WENT BACK ONTO THE ROADWAY AND ROLLED ONTO ITS LEFT SIDE. THE VEHICLE THEN STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE VEHICLE CAME TO A STOP ON ITS ROOF ON TOP OF THE GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO TYRONE HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A MOTORCYCLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/16/2018 ON BRUMBAUGH ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 39 YEAR OLD GREG L. POTTER OF WILLIAMSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2005 HARLEY-DAVIDSON STREET BOB. THE BIKE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELED DOWN A SMALL EMBANKMENT INTO A CORN FIELD WHERE HE WAS THROWN OFF THE BIKE. THE DRIVER WAS TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 06/19/2018 ALONG VANSCOYOC HOLLOW ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 23 YEAR OLD RYAN MICHAEL ROMANO STRUCK A 21 YEAR OLD FEMALE WITH A CLOSED FIST SEVERAL TIMES WHILE AT THEIR RESIDENCE, WITHIN A VEHICLE, AND AT SNAPPY’S STORE. ROMANO THEN FLED THE SCENE AND WAS LOCATED A SHORT TIME LATER. THE FEMALE SUSTAINED VISIBLE INJURIES FROM THE ASSAULT. ROMANO WAS TAKEN TO MDJ MILLER FOR HIS PRELIMINARY ARRAIGNMENT ON CHARGES OF SIMPLE ASSAULT, RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT, HARASSMENT, AND DRIVING WHILE DUI SUSPENDED. BAIL WAS SET AT $15,000 STRAIGHT CASH AND HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL.

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A FATAL 2 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/13/2018 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2003 JEEP LIBERTY OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD CHARLES B. MILLS OF TYRONE,PA WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND AND LOST CONTROL OF HIS VEHICLE BEFORE IT CROSSED OVER THE GRASS MEDIAN. THE JEEP THEN STRUCK A 2000 GENERAL MOTORS CORP SONOMA OPERATED BY 56 YEAR OLD MARK A. LEE OF ALTOONA WHICH WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND IN THE LEFT LANE. A 2010 DODGE NITRO OPERATED BY 45 YEAR OLD DANNY R. SHULTZ OF TYRONE WAS STRUCK WITH DEBRIS FROM THE OTHER TWO VEHICLES. THE DRIVER OF THE JEEP WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. MARK LEE WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND PASSED AWAY AT THE HOSPITAL. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THIS CRASH


AN INSTITUTIONAL VANDALISM OCCURRED BETWEEN 06/04/2018 @ 2320 HRS-06/05/2018 @ 0800 ON THE 400 BLOCK OF JACK STEVEN STREET IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. SOMEONE USED SPRAY PAINT TO VANDALIZE A BLAIR TWP POLICE VEHICLE AND A DECORATIVE ROCK. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 05/23/2018 ON GRANDVIEW ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 45 YEAR OLD TRACI LYNN HOLLIDAY OF ALTOONA WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOLLOWING A MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH FOR DUI DRUGS AND OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH A DUI SUSPENDED DRIVER’S LICENSE. CHARGES ARE PENDING BLOOD TEST RESULTS.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/02/2018 ON BELL TIP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 18 YEAR OLD ALEX M. FREDERICK OF BELLWOOD LOST CONTROL OF A 2012 FORD FOCUS. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY STRIKING SEVERAL MAILBOXES, THEN AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OF A MOTORCYCLE OCCURRED 06/02/2018 ON MAINLINE DRIVE IN THE AREA OF TIPTON. SOMEONE STOLE A 2009 HARLEY DAVIDSON MODEL AA3 MOTORCYCLE.  THE BIKE HAS SEVERAL REMEMBRANCE STICKERS FOR DECEASED ARMY SPECIALIST KILEY WILLIAMS OF TYRONE. ALSO, A PUNISHER SKULL DECAL.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/02/2018 ON 3RD ALLEY IN DUCANSVILLE BOROUGH. 64 YEAR OLD DANIEL L. GARMAN OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS EFFECTED BY A MEDICAL CONDITION AND LOST CONTROL OF A 2002 DODGE NEON. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE IN FRONT OF HICKS METHODIST CHURCH. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/20/2018 AT THE INTERSECTION OF ROUTE 22 & ROUTE 1009 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 22 YEAR OLD RYAN STEVEN HOSTLER OF EAST FREEDOM WAS CHARGED WITH DUI CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, AND OTHER RELATED OFFENSES.


A FATAL ONE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/26/2018 ON COVE MOUNTAIN ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 22 YEAR OLD DAKOTA A. OTT OF ROARING SPRING LOST CONTROL OF A 2009 SUZUKI SX4. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED ACROSS THE EASTBOUND LANE AND OFF THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE CONTINUED TRAVELING WEST WHILE OFF OF THE ROADWAY BEFORE STRIKING A BRICK PILLAR NEXT TO A DRIVEWAY. THE VEHICLE THEN OVERTURNED BEFORE STRIKING A SECOND BRICK PILLAR AND UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER SUFFERED FATAL INJURIES AS A RESULT OF THE CRASH.


OFFICERS FROM THE BUREAU OF LIQUOR CONTROL ENFORCEMENT CONDUCTED CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS REGARDING THE UNLAWFUL SALES OF MALT OR BREWED BEVERAGES WITHOUT A LICENSE. OFFICERS RESPONDED TO ADVERTISEMENTS ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA WEBSITE ” MYBEERCOLLECTIBLES.COM ” AND PURCHASED BEER FROM 35 YEAR OLD JASON LEE CARTER OF WILLOW GROVE,PA , 32 YEAR OLD DAVID JONATHAN MANDELBAUM OF BALA CYNWYD,PA AND 23 YEAR OLD AUSTIN DANIEL PEARSON OF AUDUBON,PA. DURING THE INVESTIGATION, SEARCH WARRANTS WERE EXECUTED AT THEIR RESIDENCES, RESULTING IN THE SEIZURES OF LARGE QUANTITIES OF MALT OR BREWED BEVERAGES. MISDEMEANOR CHARGES OF SALES OF MALT OR BREWED BEVERAGES WITHOUT A LICENSE WERE FILED VIA SUMMONS. MANDELBAUM WAS ADDITIONALLY CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/13/2018 ON OLD ROUTE 22 HWY IN JUNIATA TWP. 22 YEAR OLD KIANNA G. MARTINELLI OF HOLLIDAYSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2012 TOYOTA COROLLA DUE TO TRACTION ON THE RAINY ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE ROLLED OVER ONTO ITS ROOF, AFTER THE VEHICLE WAS ON ITS ROOF IT CONTINUED IN MOTION OFF OF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROAD. WHERE IT STRUCK A TREE STUMP. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 02/20/2018-05/15/2018 ALONG LOCK MOUNTAIN ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. SOMEONE REMOVED A BLACK .410 CALIBER TAURUS PUBLIC DEFENDER REVOLVER FROM A LOCKED GUN CABINET WITHIN THE RESIDENCE OF 49 YEAR OLD MICHAEL ALLEN BROWN OF MARTINSBURG,PA


A PFA VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/01/2018 AT 1373 BELL TIP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 39 YEAR OLD PAUL DAVID ZINDEL WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR A PFA VIOLATION FOLLOWING A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCIDENT.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/15/2018 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ALTOONA. 23 YEAR OLD BRYAN CHRISTOPHER LYNN WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH A SUSPENDED LICENSE DUI RELATED FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


AN ATTEMPTED SALE OR TRANSFER OF FIREARMS OCCURRED 09/09/2017 AT 283 BECKER ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 50 YEAR OLD LISA JANE YARNELL OF ALTOONA ATTEMPTED TO PURCHASE A FIREARM WHILE PROHIBITED TO DO SO. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 03/10/2018 AT 1571 DRY RUN ROAD IN JUNIATA TWP. 28 YEAR OLD JAMES PATRICK INGRAM II WAS REPORTED TO HAVE ASSAULTED A 51 YEAR OLD FEMALE AT THE LISTED LOCATION DURING AN ARGUMENT. THE VICTIM SUFFERED BRUISES ON HER PERSON AS A RESULT. ALSO FOUND ON THE SCENE WAS A GLASS PIPE USED FOR SMOKING MARIJUANA. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 05/05/2018 AT 115 RIVER ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 27 YEAR OLD SIERRA LYN PETERMAN OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED AFTER SHE STEPPED ON A TELEVISION DURING AN ARGUMENT WITH 61 YEAR OLD MARY ANN DETWILER OF TYRONE.


AN ATTEMPTED THEFT/CRIMINAL MISCHIEF/RESISTING ARREST OCCURRED 04/05/2018 AT 9536 CHARGER HWY IN BLAIR TWP. 38 YEAR OLD DERRICK ALLEN ISAACSON OF GREENFIELD TWP WAS ATTEMPTING TO STEAL ITEMS AFTER BREAKING INTO A UTILITY TRAILER AT THE LISTED LOCATION. POLICE ARRIVED ON THE SCENE AFTER RECEIVING A REPORT OF THE ACCUSED STILL ON THE SCENE DUE TO HIS VEHICLE BEING DISABLED. THE ACCUSED WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST, ATTEMPTED THEFT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, DRIVING WHILE OPERATING PRIVILEGE IS SUSPENDED OR REVOKED, AND DRIVING AN UNREGISTERED VEHICLE.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/26/2018 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP. A 2018 HYUNDAI ELANTRA OPERATED BY 49 YEAR OLD BETSY O. SAATMAN OF LANCASTER,PA WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND AT THE LISTED LOCATION. A 2000 CHEVY IMPALA OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD AMANDA D. GRANNAS OF TYRONE,PA WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND AND MOVING INTO THE CENTER TURN LANE IN AN ATTEMPT TO TURN LEFT ON STADIUM DRIVE. THE HYUNDAI BEGAN TO TURN ACROSS THE SOUTHBOUND LANE AND STRUCK THE CHEVY. THE DRIVER OF THE HYUNDAI WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A FATAL TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/26/2018 ON GRANDVIEW ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. A 2008 NISSAN SENTRA OPERATED BY 68 YEAR OLD WILLIAM T. KLAYKO OF ALTOONA MADE A LEFT TURN ONTO GRANDVIEW ROAD FROM LOWER RIGGLES GAP ROAD. THE NISSAN FAILED TO OBSERVE A 2007 GENERAL MTRS CORP ACADIA OPERATED BY 40 YEAR OLD MARK L. HENNINGER OF ALOONA TRAVELING SOUTH ON GRANDVIEW ROAD. THE NISSAN STRUCK THE ACADIA. WILLIAM T. KLAYKO WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED FROM INJURIES.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED IN 2017 AT THE BLAIR COUNTY AIRPORT IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP. 47 YEAR OLD STACIE BRUA OF PORT ANGELES,WA WAS CHARGED WITH DRUG VIOLATIONS. NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE RELEASED.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/03/2018 AT 133 SUNRISE COURT IN ANTIS TWP. A MALE FROM THE CITY OF ALTOONA WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF A SYRINGE THAT HE ADMITTED WAS USED TO INJECT HIMSELF WITH HEROIN.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/05/2018 AT THE BELLWOOD ANTIS JUNIOR SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL IN ANTIS TWP. 2 17 YEAR OLD JUVENILES CORNERED A 14 YEAR OLD JUVENILE IN THE HOME ECONOMICS CLASS. THEY GRABBED THE VICTIM ABOUT HIS ARMS. THE ACCUSED USING THEIR HANDS REACHED UP INTO THE VICTIM’S BUTTCRACK. HARASSMENT CHARGES WERE FILED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/20/2018 ON E. CLOSSON ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 33 YEAR OLD JACOB J. COOK OF MARTINSBURG,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2014 FORD FOCUS. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, TRAVELED DOWN A GRASS EMBANKMENT WHERE IT STRUCK TREES AND SHRUBS. THE VEHICLE THEN STRUCK THE BASE OF A POLE. THE DRIVER RECEIVED A POSSIBLE INJURY AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/22/2018 ON 13TH STREET IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS MADE ON A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD ISIAH DEMETRIUS THOMAS OF ALTOONA. UPON SPEAKING TO HIM, IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. DURING THE FIELD SOBRIETY TESTING, THOMAS BECAME ARGUMENTATIVE AND UNCOOPERATIVE. HE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


AN AGGRAVATED ASSAULT OCCURRED 04/15/2018 AT 240 BEASTONS ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 25 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN RAYMER STEHLEY OF TYRONE WAS INVOLVED IN A MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH AND OFFICER ETHAN YOHN OF THE TYRONE BOROUGH POLICE DEPARTMENT WAS TRANSPORTING STEHLEY BACK TO STEHLEY’S RESIDENCE. DURING THE TRANSPORT, THE SUSPECT MADE SUICIDAL STATEMENTS TO THE OFFICER. ONCE AT THE RESIDENCE, THE OFFICER ESCORTED THE SUSPECT INSIDE TO SEE IF THERE WAS ANYONE TO RELEASE THE SUSPECT TO. THERE WAS NO ONE ELSE AT THE RESIDENCE AND THE SUSPECT CONTINUED TO MAKE SUICIDAL STATEMENTS. THE OFFICER EXPLAINED TO THE SUSPECT HE WAS GOING TO TAKE HIM TO THE HOSPITAL TO BE EVALUATED. THE SUSPECT CHANGED HIS SHOES DUE TO THE GLASS INSIDE HIS BOOTS FROM THE CRASH. THE OFFICER TURNED HIS BACK FOR A SECOND AND HE HEARD THE SUSPECT PUSH A CHAIR INTO THE TABLE. WHEN HE TURNED AROUND THE SUSPECT WAS GRABBING A RIFLE FROM BEHIND A STOVE. THE OFFICER ORDERED THE SUSPECT TO DROP THE WEAPON BUT HE DID NOT COMPLY. A STRUGGLE ENSUED AND THE OFFICER WAS ABLE TO PLACE THE SUSPECT IN CUSTODY AND TRANSPORT HIM TO THE HOSPITAL. THE SUSPECT WAS CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, SIMPLE ASSAULT, RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON, AND PERSON NOT TO POSSESS A FIREARM. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON $250,000 STRAIGHT BAIL.

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A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/18/2018 ON ROUTE 22 IN ALLEGHENY TWP. 33 YEAR OLD CRYSTAL L. JEDRZEJEK OF SALIX,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2004 CHEVY IMPALA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT. THE VEHICLE THEN ROLLED OVER MULTIPLE TIMES. THE DRIVER SUFFERED MAJOR INJURIES AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. SHE WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI.


A RETAIL THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 02/03/2018-03/20/2018 AT 3106 EVERETT ROAD IN FREEDOM TWP. THROUGHOUT THE LISTED DATES 21 YEAR OLD KRISTA LEE FRANTZ WAS WORKING AT TURKEY HILL. DURING THIS TIME, WHILE WORKING HER SHIFT, SHE STOLE VARIOUS RETAIL ITEMS TOTALING $353.52 AND EITHER KEPT OR CONSUMED THEM FOR HERSELF, OR GAVE THEM TO OTHER INDIVIDUALS. THESE ITEMS CONSISTED OF FOOD ITEMS, CIGARETTES, CELL PHONE CHARGERS, LOTTERY TICKETS, ETC. SHE WAS CHARGED WITH RETAIL THEFT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 04/14/2018 AT 1112 RIGGLES GAP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. SOMEONE BROKE INTO THE RESIDENCE AT THE LISTED LOCATION AND BURGLARIZED IT.  ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 04/11/2018 ON ESAU STREET IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED AS 41 YEAR OLD JUSTIN P. HARTMAN AND A 43 YEAR OLD FEMALE GOT INTO AN ARGUMENT DUE TO HARTMAN COMING HOME INTOXICATED. THE ARGUMENT TURNED PHYSICAL WHEN HARTMAN THREW THE VICTIM ON THE COUCH, PULLED HER HAIR, AND BLEW ” SNOT ROCKETS ” IN HER FACE, AND THEN PUNCHED HER IN THE EYE. HARTMAN WAS ARRESTED FOR SIMPLE ASSAULT & DUI. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL AND THEN RELEASED ON $20,000 UNSECURED BAIL.


AN INCIDENT OF SCATTERING RUBBISH OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/12/2018 @ 1830 HRS – 04/13/2018 @ 0945 HRS ON JANESVILLE PIKE AT FIRE TOWER ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. AN UNIDENTIFIED PERSON OPERATING AN EARLY 2000 STYLE DARK BLUE DODGE DAKOTA LEFT MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS ALONG THE ROADWAY. THE ITEMS INCLUDED COUCHES, A TV, AND MULTIPLE GARBAGE BAGS CONTAINING RUBBISH. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL HOLLIDAYSBURG STATE POLICE.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 03/16/2018-03/31/2018 ON KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP. SOMEONE ENTERED A RESIDENCE ON THE LISTED STREET AND TOOK POSSESSION OF A GLOCK MODEL GEN 3 AUTOMATIC PISTOL VALUED AT $550.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/29/2018 ON N. TUCKAHOE STREET IN BELLWOOD BOROUGH. 31 YEAR OLD DOUGLAS WILLIAM GRISSINGER OF ALTOONA WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI. LAB RESULTS WERE OBTAINED AND CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HOMICIDE BY MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 04/22/2016 ON ROUTE 866 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 26 YEAR OLD STEVEN ALLEN RECKART OF WILLIAMSBURG,PA WAS ARRAIGNED IN FRONT OF MDJ AIGNER ON CHARGES RESULTING FROM A 2016 FATAL MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH THAT KILLED KENNETH EMERSON SWOPE JR. RECKHART WAS CHARGED WITH HOMICIDE BY VEHICLE AND 8 TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS. HE WAS RELEASED ON UNSECURED BAIL.


A FATAL TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/09/2018 AT 1200 LINCOLN HWY IN BRUSH CREEK TWP. A 1999 FORD F250 OPERATED BY 32 YEAR OLD ROBERT EARL BURKHOLDER OF MANNS CHOICE, PA WAS TRAVELING WEST IN THE WESTBOUND LANE OF ROUTE 30. A 2003 GMC ENVOY OPERATED BY 53 YEAR OLD CONNIE J. SEVILLE OF WELLS TANNERY,PA WAS TRAVELING EAST IN THE EASTBOUND LANE OF ROUTE 30. THE FORD FAILED TO PROPERLY NEGOTIATE A RIGHT HAND CURVE IN THE ROADWAY, LEFT THE LANE OF TRAVEL, AND CROSSED THE CENTER DOUBLE YELLOW LINE. THE FORD SUBSEQUENTLY ENTERED THE EASTBOUND LANE OF TRAVEL. THE FORD STRUCK THE GMC . THE FORD THEN CONTINUED TO TRAVEL ACROSS THE ROADWAY, LEFT THE ROADWAY FROM THE LEFT/SOUTH SIDE AND STRUCK A TREE. CONNIE J. SEVILLE WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED AT THE SCENE. THIS INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/02/2018 @ 2300 HRS – 04/03/2018 @ 0830 HRS AT 2176 NORTH TUCKAHOE STREET IN TYRONE. SOMEONE USED A BLUNT OBJECT TO KNOCK   4 ‘ OFF A 12’ LIGHT POST BELONGING TO SPRANKLE FARM. TOTAL DAMAGE WAS $6.00


AN INCIDENT OF UNDERAGE DRINKING OCCURRED 04/07/2018 ON JOHNSTOWN ROAD IN FREEDOM TWP.  AMED AND POLICE WERE DISPATCHED TO THE RESIDENCE OF 35 YEAR OLD BOBBIE JO BIRGE. SHE CALLED BECAUSE 19 YEAR OLD AUTUMN MARIE BIRGE OF ROARING SPRING WAS THERE AND INTOXICATED FROM DRINKING ALCOHOL. AMED AND POLICE ARRIVED AT THE SCENE AND WERE GREETED BY BOBBI JO AND SEVERAL OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS. AUTUMN WAS THERE AND IT WAS OBVIOUS THAT SHE HAD BEEN DRINKING. AMED ATTEMPTED TO HELP/ TREAT AUTUMN, HOWEVER HER MOTHER CONTINUALLY INTERFERED. AT THIS POINT, BOBBI JO BECAME EXTREMELY AGITATED AND BELLIGERENT. SHE DECIDED THAT SHE DID NOT WANT THE AMED AND POLICE AT HER RESIDENCE. SHE APPEARED OUTSIDE OF HER HOME SCREAMING OBSCENITIES AT AMED AND POLICE RESULTING IN A NEIGHBORHOOD DISTURBANCE. AFTER TREATMENT FOR AUTUMN WAS REFUSED, AMED AND POLICE LEFT THE SCENE. UNDERAGE DRINKING CHARGES WERE FILED AGAINST AUTUMN BIRGE AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT CHARGES WERE FILED AGAINST BOBBI JO BIRGE.


A TERRORISTIC THREAT OCCURRED 02/26/2018 IN FRANKSTOWN & WOODBURY TWP. 30 YEAR OLD BRANDON PAUL CRUTHERS OF WILLIAMSBURG AND THE VICTIMS AGES 63 & 50 ALL TRAVELED ON ROUTE 22, THEN ROUTE 866, AND LOWER PINEY CREEK ROAD. CRUTHERS WAS OPERATING A DODGE DAKOTA PICKUP TRUCK. CRUTHERS OBSERVED THE VICTIMS IN THEIR VEHICLE, TRAVELING EAST ON ROUTE 22. CRUTHERS AT A VEHICLE LENGTH OR LESS FOLLOWED BEHIND THE VICTIMS ON ALL THE LISTED LOCATIONS. CRUTHERS FOLLOWED THE VICTIMS TO THEIR RESIDENCE. AT THE RESIDENCE CRUTHERS APPROACHED THE VICTIMS,  CRUTHERS STATED TO THE VICTIMS THAT HE WOULD BEAT THE HELL OUT OF THEM, HE WOULD KILL THEM, HE WOULD BURN THEIR BODIES, HE WOULD BURN THEIR HOUSE DOWN, AND THAT HE KNEW PEOPLE WHO WOULD DO IT.  CRUTHERS THEN FLED THE RESIDENCE, THE VICTIMS FOLLOWED CRUTHERS AND OBTAINED HIS REGISTRATION PLATE INFORMATION. THEY RETURNED HOME AND CALLED 911. CRUTHERS TOLD POLICE HE WAS AGITATED TOWARDS THE VICTIMS OVER HOW HE WAS TREATED DURING A PREVIOUS NON REPORTABLE ACCIDENT THEY WERE INVOLVED IN TWO WEEKS PRIOR. DURING THAT INCIDENT NO INFORMATION HAD BEEN EXCHANGED CONCERNING THE INCIDENT. CRUTHERS WAS CHARGED WITH 2 COUNTS OF TERRORISTIC THREATS, 2 COUNTS OF HARASSMENT, AND FOLLOWING A VEHICLE TO CLOSE.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 03/06/2018 ON PATRICK LANE IN NEWRY BOROUGH. CHARGES HAVE BEEN FILED AGAINST A HUSBAND & WIFE FOLLOWING A PHYSICAL DOMESTIC INCIDENT.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/21/2018 ON WOODBURY PIKE IN TAYLOR TWP. A MALE OPERATING AN UNNAMED VEHICLE WAS TURNING LEFT OUT OF NEW ENTERPRISE STONE AND LIME AND STRUCK A FREEDOM TWP POLICE VEHICLE.  THE POLICE VEHICLE SUSTAINED MINOR DAMAGE TO THE DRIVER SIDE DOOR. POLICE DID NOT RELEASE THE NAME OF THE DRIVER WHO STRUCK THE POLICE VEHICLE.  THE POLICE VEHICLE WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON ROUTE 164 WHEN THE UNNAMED VEHICLE TRAVELED ACROSS THE NORTHBOUND LANE, ACROSS THE TURNING LANE, BEFORE STRIKING THE POLICE VEHICLE.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 11/25/2017-04/01/2018 AT 2153 KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP. SOMEONE UNLAWFULLY GAINED ACCESS AND ENTERED A BUILDING AT THE LISTED LOCATION. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 02/27/2016 ON FAIRVIEW DRIVE IN WILLIAMSBURG, WOODBURY TWP. 26 YEAR OLD STEVEN ALLEN RECKART OF WILLIAMSBURG IS ACCUSED OF BURGLARIZING A GARAGE AND TAKING NUMEROUS AUTOMOTIVE AND MECHANIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT. ALSO STOLEN WAS A SHOTGUN, RIMFIRE RIFLE, AND A PELLET RIFLE. MONEY AND A CELLPHONE WAS ALSO STOLEN. TOTAL STOLEN ABOUT WAS $16,504.00. THE INVESTIGATION LET POLICE TO RECKART’S RESIDENCE AND THE RECOVERY OF TOOLS BELONGING TO ONE OF THE VICTIMS. RECKART WAS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY. A PRELIMINARY HEARING IS SCHEDULED FOR 04/10/2018. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THIS INCIDENT AND POLICE ARE ASKING IF ANYONE HAS ANY INFORMATION TO CALL THEM AT 814=696-6100


A DUI OCCURRED 03/21/2018 ON MCDOWELL LANE IN FREEDOM TWP. 22 YEAR OLD RYAN MICHAEL DAVIS OF FREEDOM TWP WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI. CHARGES FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 02/16/2018 AT 2666 OLD ROUTE 22 IN DUCANSVILLE.  ADULT PAROLE & PROBATION CONDUCTED A HOME VISIT ON 54 YEAR OLD EVELYN CECILIA HIMES. HIMES WAS IN POSSESSION OF 215 PILLS OF MORPHINE AND OXYCODONE. HIMES DID NOT HAVE PRESCRIPTIONS FOR THE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. ALSO FOUND AT THE RESIDENCE WAS PACKING,AND CELLULAR PHONES CONSISTENT WITH POSSESSION AND DISTRIBUTION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. STATE POLICE WERE CALLED TO THE SCENE TO INVESTIGATE. HIMES WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON A PROBATION VIOLATION. on 03/14/2018 SHE WAS CHARGED WITH 3 DRUG RELATED OFFENSES . BAIL WAS SET AT 10% OF $20,000

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A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/21/2018 ON SKELP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2017 FORD EXPLOROR OPERATED BY 24 YEAR OLD NICOLE M. POOLE OF PITTSBURGH,PA WAS TRAVELING ON THE OFF RAMP OF I-99 SOUTH AT THE BELLWOOD EXIT ( EXIT 41 ) TOWARDS ITS INTERSECTION OF SKELP ROAD. WHILE TRAVELING TOWARDS THE INTERSECTION, THE FORD WAS UNABLE TO STOP AND SLID THROUGH THE INTERSECTION. THE FORD STRUCK A 2015 CHEVY SILVERADO OPERATED BY 66 YEAR OLD GERALD P. WHITE OF DUNCANSVILLE,PA. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A RESISTING ARREST OCCURRED 02/18/2018 AT 133 SUNRISE COURT IN ANTIS TWP. 30 YEAR OLD JOSEPH CLAYTON SWEENEY JR OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT AS A RESULT OF AN INCIDENT AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


A VEHICLE STRUCK A PEDESTRIAN 03/23/2018 ON I-99 IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA. A 2014 CHEVY SILVERADO OPERATED BY 30 YEAR OLD ROBERT S. EMIGH OF TYRONE STRUCK 73 YEAR OLD GARY K. MOSEL OF ALTOONA WHO WAS ATTEMPTING TO CROSS LANES ON I-99 ON FOOT. A 2007 CHEVY TAHOE OPERATED BY 34 YEAR OLD DEANNA J. PELTON OF WARFORDSBURG STRUCK THE REAR OF THE SILVERADO WHEN THE SILVERADO STOPPED IN AN ATTEMPT TO AVOID THE PEDESTRIAN. MOSEL WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE PEDESTRIAN WILL BE CHARGED FOR ATTEMPTING TO CROSS AT A LOCATION OTHER THEN A CROSSWALK.


A VEHICLE VS DEER OCCURRED 03/17/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP. A 2012 FORD ESCAPE STRUCK A DEER WITH ITS FRONT END. DEER HAIR AND BLOOD WERE OBSERVED ON THE VEHICLE’S FRONT END. THE DRIVER WAS NOT CHARGED. POLICE DID NOT RELEASE THE NAME OF THE DRIVER


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/20/2018 ON WILLIAM PENN HWY IN ALLEGHENY TWP. 34 YEAR OLD SHAWN L. STRATTON OF SUMMERHILL,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2015 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/16/2018 ON I-99 IN ALLEGHENY TWP. A 2011 MAZDA TRIBUTE OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD BRANDY M. LANE OF CRESSON,PA STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2012 SUBARU IMPREZZA OPERATED BY 20 YEAR OLD GRANT A. PHILLIPS OF IRWIN,PA. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE MAZDA WILL BE CHARGED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/15/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP. 35 YEAR OLD JAMES H. DIEHL OF DUNCANSVILLE,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2014 SUBARU CROSS TREK, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH. A MALE PASSENGER WAS IN POSSESSION OF A LEGAL FIREARM, THE FIREARM WAS PLACED INTO POLICE EVIDENCE AND WILL BE RETURNED FOLLOWING A PICS CHECK


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED  IN THE OVERNIGHT HRS OF 02/18/2018-02/19/2018 AT 215 PLUM CREEK ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP.  SOMEONE PUNCTURED TWO TIRES ON A PICKUP TRUCK BELONGING TO A 50 YEAR OLD MALE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/17/2018 ON BELL TIP ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. 56 YEAR OLD LISA K. CRABTREE OF TYRONE LOST CONTROL OF A 2010 CHEVY IMPALA, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT. THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED BACK ONTO THE ROAD AND OVERTURNED ONTO ITS ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/17/2018 ON BACK VAIL ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 27 YEAR OLD JESSE A. RIGGLEMAN OF TYRONE LOST CONTROL OF A 1996 HONDA CIVIC. THE VEHICLE WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON THE LISTED ROAD, THE VEHICLE TRAVELED INTO THE NORTHBOUND LANE AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED BACK INTO THE SOUTHBOUND LANE, LEFT THE ROADWAY, AND TRAVELED DOWN A SMALL EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 03/13/2018 ON LINCOLN AVE IN TYRONE BOROUGH. 18 YEAR OLD MICHAEL ALEXANDER MURRAY WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. DURING THE STOP A SEARCH OF THE VEHICLE YIELDED A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND RELATED PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A MOTORCYCLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/13/2018 ON ROUTE 4041 IN SNYDER TWP. 20 YEAR OLD TRENTON T. STEHLEY OF ALTOONA LOST CONTROL OF A 2008 YAMAHA FZ6. THE BIKE TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY AND ROLLED. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO ALTOONA HOSPITAL BY AMED. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HIT AND RUN OCCURRED 03/13/2018 ON S EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. A FORD RANGER STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2003 HONDA CRV OPERATED BY 28 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY W. SCHNARS OF TYRONE,PA AS THE HONDA STOPPED FOR TRAFFIC. THE FORD RANGER THEN FLED THE SCENE.


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 03/09/2018 ON FREEDOM STREET AT DUNNINGS HWY IN FREEDOM TWP. 33 YEAR OLD CORTNEY OECHSLE OF HOLLIDAYSBURG APPEARED UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL TO THE POINT WHERE SHE WAS A DANGER TO HERSELF AND OTHERS. POLICE WERE CALLED TO THE AREA LISTED AFTER A REPORT OF AN INTOXICATED FEMALE KNOCKING ON THE FRONT DOOR AT THE RESIDENCE OF A 16 YEAR OLD MALE. OECHSLE WAS LOCATED AT THE LISTED LOCATION BY A TWP EMPLOYEE, SHE WAS LYING ON THE ROAD AND EXTREMELY INTOXICATED. SHE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS.

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A TERRORISTIC THREAT OCCURRED 03/08/2018 AT WILLIAMSBURG SCHOOL DISTRICT. STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS CONTACTED BY THE WILLIAMSBURG SCHOOL DISTRICT ABOUT A STATEMENT MADE BY A STUDENT WHO THREATENED TO BRING A GUN TO SCHOOL. THE THREAT REFERENCED TARGETING A SPECIFIC STUDENT. THROUGH INVESTIGATION, THE THREAT WAS DEEMED CREDIBLE. A 17 YEAR OLD MALE STUDENT WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON 03/09/2018 AT 6:30AM AT HIS RESIDENCE. THE MALE WILL BE TRANSPORTED TO A JUVENILE DETENTION FACILITY WHICH WAS COORDINATED BY THE BLAIR COUNTY JUVENILE PROBATION DEPT. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN THIS CASE.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 03/02/2018 AT 5619 E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN TYRONE BOROUGH. POLICE RESPONDED TO A BURGLARY AT AUTUMN’S WONDERLAND CHILD DAYCARE. THE OWNER NOTICED THE LIGHTS IN THE BUILDING WERE ON. WHEN THE OWNER ENTERED THE BUILDING SHE OBSERVED AN UNKNOWN WHITE MALE RUMMAGING THROUGH THE PAYMENT DRAWER. THE SUSPECT FLED THE SCENE IN THE ALLEYWAY BEHIND THE DAYCARE. HE IS DESCRIBED AS A THIN WHITE MALE WITH SHORT HAIR. NOTHING WAS REPORTED MISSING FROM THE SCENE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 03/02/2018 AT 300 POPLAR RUN ROAD IN JUNIATA TWP.  THE VICTIM WAS LISTED AS KATHRYN ELAINE STOLTZ. POLICE DID NOT RELEASE ANY DETAILS OF THE INCIDENT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/02/2018 ON TURKEY VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 37 YEAR OLD KIM N. MASSAR OF ALTOONA,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 TOYOTA COROLLA WHEN THE VEHICLE HIT A PATCH OF BLACK ICE. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY. DUE TO VERY LITTLE ROADWAY SHOULDER AND AN ADJACENT AND VERY STEEP SOUTH SIDE EMBANKMENT, THE VEHICLE ROLLED ONTO ITS ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED. AND WILL NOT BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/02/2018 ON HIGH STREET IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP. 38 YEAR OLD VINCENT R. SAYLOR OF WILLIAMSBURG,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 1996 HONDA CIVIC. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 01/27/2018 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 22 YEAR OLD ANDREW JONATHAN BLACK OF HOLLIDAYSBURG,PA WAS OPERATING A 2017 SUBARU ON BRUSH MOUNTAIN ROAD. THE WINDOWS WERE BLACKED OUT TO THE POINT YOU COULD NOT OBSERVE INTO THE VEHICLE. POLICE CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP FOR THE VIOLATION OF IMPROPER SUN SCREENING. THE POLICE OBSERVED BLACK TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. BLACK WAS ARRESTED AT THE SCENE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/01/2018 ON BECKER ROAD IN ANTIS TWP. A 1998 FORD EXPLORER OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD RYAN C. WILDE OF TYRONE,PA AND A 2016 NISSAN FRONTIER OPERATED BY 66 YEAR OLD WILLIAM L. MCKINNEY OF ALTOONA,PA WERE ATTEMPTING TO TRAVEL THROUGH A ONE LANE UNDERPASS ON BECKER ROAD.  BOTH VEHICLE STRUCK EACH OTHER HEAD ON AS THEY WERE ATTEMPTING TO PASS THROUGH THE ONE LANE ROADWAY. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD AND A PASSENGER 25 YEAR OLD LISSA M. WILDE WERE NOT INJURED. THE DRIVER OF THE NISSAN WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. BOTH DRIVERS WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 02/21/2018 AT 5246 E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN SNYDER TWP. SOMEONE BROKE A SLIDING REAR WINDOW PANE ON A FORD F-250 PICKUP TRUCK BELONGING TO A 60 YEAR OLD MALE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 02/17/2018 ON ROUTE 22 NEAR ROSSMAN ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. 30 YEAR OLD ANTHONY CROXTON OF TYRONE,PA WAS THE OPERATOR OF A VEHICLE INVOLVED IN A MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH. CROXTON SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI. LAB RESULTS SHOWED THAT CROXTON WAS IN EXCESS OF THE LEGAL BLOOD ACCOHOL LIMIT. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI AND DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 02/14/2018 ON ROUTE 36 AT PLUM CREEK ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP. 38 YEAR OLD JERRY CHRISTOPHER WRIGHT OF MARTINSBURG,PA WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES PENDING LAB RESULTS.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 02/28/2018 ON YELLOW SPRINGS ROAD IN CATHERINE TWP. 33 YEAR OLD TYLER MATTHEW ZIMMERMAN OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS THE OPERATOR OF A VEHICLE INVOLVED IN A MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH AT THE LISTED LOCATION. ZIMMERMAN WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT. ZIMMERMAN DISPLAYED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI. CHARGES ARE PENDING LAB RESULTS.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 02/25/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG MILLS LANE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER SCOTT LIGHT AND 30 YEAR OLD MICHOLAS ASHLEY SHEARER BOTH OF TYRONE WERE CHARGED FOR STRIKING AND SHOVING EACH OTHER


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 02/13/2018 ON ROUTE 453 & PLUMBERS HOLLOW ROAD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE SHOT THE WINDOWS OUT OF A 2000 PTERBILT DUMP TRUCK. IT IS SUSPECTED THAT THE WINDOWS WERE SHOT WITH A PELLET OR BBGUN. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON OCCURRED 11/28/2017 IN THE AREA OF 896 SENECA LANE IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. THE VICTIM & NEIGHBORING RESIDENTS ENGAGED IN A DISPUTE OVER A RIGHT OF WAY. WHILE SEATED ON HIS JOHN DEER GATOR THE VICTIM WAS MOVED FROM BLOCKING A PATHWAY BY A NEIGHBOR UTILIZING A SKID LOADER. THE NAMES WERE WITHHELD BY POLICE.


A DUI OCCURRED 02/14/2018 ON KERBAUGH ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 50 YEAR OLD GEORGIANA M. CONDON WAS STOPPED FOR TRAFFIC VIOLATION AND SUBSEQUENTLY ARRESTED FOR DUI


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 02/24/2018 AT 121 CRANBERRY STREET IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD JONATHAN MICHAEL WAFA PUSHED A 4 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND THEN ATTACKED JOSHUA ROBERT MCCAULLEY OUTSIDE THE LISTED LOCATION. MCCAULLEY WAS PUSHED AND PUNCHED BY WAFA. WAFA WAS CHARGED FOR PUSHING THE 4 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND FOR STRIKING MCCAULLEY.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 02/22/2018 ON I-99 NEAR THE PINE CROFT EXIT IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STEVEN PAUL REMENER WAS TRAVELING NORTH WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO CHANGE LANES AND LOST CONTROL OF HIS VEHICLE. THE VEHICLE CAME TO A FINAL REST ON THE WEST SIDE OF I-99 ON ITS ROOF.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 02/13/2018 ON LOCUST COURT IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 36 YEAR OLD JORDAN A. CRIST OF ALTOONA,PA OPERATING A 2007 FORD FOCUS WAS ATTEMPTING A LEFT TURN FROM BRUSH MOUNTAIN ROAD ONTO LOCUST CT. WHILE ATTEMPTING THIS TURN, THE FORD STRUCK A LEGALLY PARKED 2018 FORD ESCAPE. CRIST THEN FLED THE SCENE. SHE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE HIT & RUN CRASH.


AN ATTEMPTED LURING A CHILD INTO A VEHICLE OCCURRED 02/20/2018 AT 750 VALLEY FORGE ROAD IN JUNIATA TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A DARK COLORED TWO DOOR SEDAN POSSIBLY WITH BLACK, BLUEISH, OR PURPLE TINT TO THE COLOR WITH A LOUD EXHAUST AND WAS LOWER TO THE GROUND WAS TRAVELING BEHIND A SCHOOL BUS ON THE LISTED LOCATION. IT WAS REPORTED THAT A WHITE NON HISPANIC MALE APPROXIMATELY 40-50 YEARS OF AGE WHO HAD GRAY HAIR AND AND GRAY BEARD WAS IN THE PASSENGER SEAT AND YELLED AT A 13 YEAR OLD FEMALE TO COME GET INTO THE CAR. THE VICTIM THEN RAN INTO HER RESIDENCE AND LOCKED THE DOOR WHILE THE CAR CONTINUED DOWN THE STREET BEHIND THE BUS. THE DRIVER WAS AN UNIDENTIFIED MALE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL HOLLIDAYSBURG STATE POLICE.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 02/17/2018 ON FRANKSTOWN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A CHEVY SILVERADO WITH AN UNKNOWN DRIVER STRUCK TWO MAILBOXES AND A GUIDE RAIL IN THE SAME AREA. THE SILVERADO THEN FLED THE SCENE.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 02/01/2018 ON WILLIAM PENN HWY NEAR JUNIATA VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 52 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY WAYNE SCOTT OF WILLIAMSBURG,PA ASSAULTED A TAXI CAB DRIVER BY SMEARING BLOOD ON HER FACE, THE BLOOD WAS A RESULT OF A FIGHT HE WAS IN BEFORE ENTERING THE TAXI CAB. HE ALSO THREATENED TO KILL THE TAXI DRIVER, HE WAS TRYING TO GRAB THE STEERING WHEEL OF THE TAXI CAB AS THE VEHICLE WAS IN MOTION, AND HE WAS TRYING TO HOLD HER MOUTH SHUT WITH HIS HAND. SCOTT IS CURRENTLY IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON A PROBATION DETAINER. HE IS BEING CHARGED WITH SIMPLE ASSAULT, TERRORISTIC THREATS, RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON, AND TWO COUNTS OF HARASSMENT.

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A DUI OCCURRED 02/07/2018 ON GRANDVIEW ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 34 YEAR OLD MATTHEW CRAIG PIELMEIER OF ALTOONA CRASHED HIS VEHICLE AND TRIED TO REPORT THE VEHICLE AS STOLEN AND THEN LATER ADMITTED TO OPERATING THE VEHICLE. HE WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AND FALSE REPORT TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 02/17/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 18 YEAR OLD JON A. WHITTINGHILL OF AUBURN,KY LOST CONTROL OF A 1999 FORD F150 ON A SLUSH, ICE, SNOW COVERED ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A GUIDE RAIL. ACCORDING TO POLICE THE DRIVER WAS TRAVELING TO GREAT OF A SPEED FOR ROAD CONDITIONS. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER 18 YEAR OLD MARIAH L. HOYT OF GLASGOW,PA WERE NOT INJURED. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A FATAL VEHICLE VS PEDESTRIAN INCIDENT OCCURRED 02/17/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 45 YEAR OLD ROBERT E. GENSIMORE OF SPRUCE CREEK,PA A PENNDOT EMPLOYEE WAS WORKING ON I-99 AND SETTING FLARES ALONG THE SOUTH BOUND TRAVEL LANE IN RESPONSE TO A VEHICLE CRASH. A 2007 CHEVY COBALT OPERATED BY 29 YEAR OLD GUANGLONG HU OF STATE COLLEGE LOST CONTROL ON I-99 AND STRUCK GENSIMORE. THE VEHICLE ADJACENT WEST SIDE GUIDE RAIL. GENSIMORE WAS PRONOUNCED DECEASED AT THE SCENE. SPEED AND THE SNOW AND ICE CONDITIONS WERE FACTORS IN THIS INCIDENT. SEVERAL CRASHES OCCURRED IN THE SAME AREA ON THE SAME DATE AND TIME. THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES. ANY WITNESSES TO THIS FATAL INCIDENT ARE ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 01/23/2018 AT 141 N. HAWTHORNE DRIVE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 5 MALE STUDENTS AGES BETWEEN 14 & 16 YEARS OLD FROM THE BELLWOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL WERE ASSOCIATED WITH CREATING A VIDEO MAKING FUN OF A 14 YEAR OLD FEMALE. THE VIDEO CONTAINED STATEMENTS RELATING TO THE VICTIM’S MENTAL HEALTH. ONE STUDENT ADMITTED TO CREATING AND SENDING THE VIDEO TO THE VICTIM AND A GROUP OF FRIENDS.


A RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OCCURRED 02/09/2018 ON THE 1400 BLOCK OF 1st AVE IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. PSP IN HOLLIDAYSBURG,EBENSBURG, AND CLEARFIELD ARE INVESTIGATING THE THEFT OF TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS WORTH OF COMMERCIAL HEAVY DUTY BATTERIES AND RADIATORS STOLEN FROM COMMERCIAL VEHICLES AND HEAVY EQUIPMENT IN CAMBRIA AND CLEARFIELD COUNTIES. ON THE LISTED DATE AFTER DEVELOPING LEADS IN THE CASE, TROOPERS DISCOVERED STOLEN BATTERIES IN A TRUCK BELONGING TO 24 YEAR OLD KENNETH LEE LAMPENFELD OF ALTOONA. THE TRUCK WAS DISCOVERED BY TROOPERS AT THE LISTED LOCATION. THE TRUCK WAS SEIZED AND A SEARCH WARRANT WAS COMPLETED ON THE TRUCK. TROOPERS MATCHED THE BATTERIES FOUND IN THE TRUCK TO BATTERIES WHICH WERE STOLEN FROM EQUIPMENT ON A COAL MINING SITE IN CAMBRIA COUNTY, WHICH WERE STOLEN THE NIGHT BEFORE. LAMPENFELD WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND CHARGED WITH 1 COUNT OF FELONY RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON 10% OF $25,000 BAIL.

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A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 02/07/2018 ON I-99 IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 48 YEAR OLD RICHARD R. LOCK OF MARTINSBURG,WV OPERATING A 2007 HONDA ACCORD STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2015 GMC SIERRA OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD DOUGLAS W. NEUBAUER OF ALEXANDRIA,PA. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND LOCK WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THREE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 02/05/2018 ON DUNNINGS HWY IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2007 JEEP COMPASS OPERATED BY 58 YEAR OLD KENT S. HAMMER OF NEW PARIS,PA WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON DUNNINGS HWY, IN THE LEFT HAND TURNING LANE, IN FRONT OF ZEIGLER CHEVROLET. THE COMPASS WAS ATTEMPTING TO TURN LEFT INTO THE C&S FAMILY MARKET AND FAILED TO SEE A 2003 CHEVY CAVALIER OPERATED BY A 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM CLAYSBURG,PA. THE COMPASS TURNED INTO THE PATH OF THE CAVALIER CAUSING THE CAVALIER TO CRASH INTO THE FRONT OF THE COMPASS. THE COMPASS CAME TO A FINAL STOP OFF THE EASTERN BERM OF THE ROADWAY FACING EAST. THE CAVALIER TRAVELED OFF THE EASTERN BERM OF THE ROADWAY AND CRASHED INTO THE FRONT END OF A 2011 CHEVY TRAVERSE OPERATED BY 48 YEAR OLD KIMBERLY A. HELSEL OF IMLER,PA , THE TRAVERSE WAS STOPPED IN THE MARKET PARKING LOT ATTEMPTING TO TURN ONTO DUNNINGS HWY. THE 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE DRIVER OF THE CAVALIER RECEIVED A SUSPECTED INJURY. NOBODY WAS TRANSPORTED TO ANY HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER OF THE JEEP WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 02/05/2018 AT 7217 WOODBURY PIKE IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 60 YEAR OLD MALE FROM CLAYSBURG MADE THREATS TO A 71 YEAR OLD MALE FROM ROARING SPRING DURING A TAYLOR TWP MEETING IN FRONT OF NUMEROUS WITNESSES.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 02/04/2018 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 23 YEAR OLD MARTA POPOW OF PHILIPSBURG,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2004 MITSUBISHI GALANT, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK THE CONCRETE RAIL OF A BRIDGE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 01/17/2018 AT 458 SABBATH REST ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE RECEIVED A REPORT OF A DISORDERLY AND INTOXICATED MALE AT THE DAYS INN & SUITES. TROOPERS ARRIVED ON THE SCENE, AND FOUND ANDREW CHARLES SMITHMYER OF ALTOONA CAUSING A DISTURBANCE WITH THE HOTEL STAFF. AN INTERVIEW WITH SMITHMYER REVEALED HE HAD CRASHED HIS VEHICLE ALONG GRANDVIEW ROAD JUST PRIOR TO ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL. SMITHMYER HAD FRESH INJECTION SITE MARKS ON HIS FOREARMS, AND SHOWED MULTIPLE INDICATORS OF BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE. DRUG PARAPHERNALIA RELATED TO HEROIN USE WAS OBSERVED INSIDE HIS VEHICLE. SMITHMYER WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI AND DRUG VIOLATIONS, PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS, AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


AN AGGRAVATED ASSAULT OCCURRED 01/30/2018 AT 396 MITCHELL LANE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. TWO STATE POLICE TROOPERS RESPONDED 139 GOSPEL HOLLOW LANE FOR A REPORTED CRIMINAL TRESPASS, DURING THE INVESTIGATION, THEY INTERVIEWED 49 YEAR OLD CHERYL HEGARTY OF ALTOONA AT HER RESIDENCE WHICH WAS LOCATED AT 396 MITCHELL LANE. THE TROOPERS INFORMED HEGARTY SHE WAS BEING ARRESTED FOR CRIMINAL TRESPASS. HEGARTY WOULD NOT FOLLOW VERBAL COMMANDS FROM THE TROOPERS, AND SHE GRABBED A RAZOR BLADE WHICH WAS LYING ON A COFFEE TABLE IN THE MIDDLE OF HER LIVING ROOM. HEGARTY RUSHED TOWARDS ONE OF THE TROOPERS WITH THE RAZOR BLADE RAISED IN HER HAND. SHE CONTINUED TO RESIST AND STRUGGLE UNTIL SHE WAS HANDCUFFED AND PLACED UNDER ARREST. SHE WAS CHARGED WITH 2 COUNTS OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, CRIMINAL TRESPASS, 4 COUNTS OF SIMPLE ASSAULT, RESISTING ARREST, AND TWO COUNTS OF HARASSMENT. SHE WAS ARRAIGNED AND PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON $30,000 STRAIGHT BAIL.

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A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 01/29/2018 IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 16 YEAR OLD MALE FORGOT TO REMOVE AN AIR SOFT PISTOL FROM HIS BACKPACK BEFORE GOING TO SCHOOL MONDAY MORNING. THE MALE TOLD OTHER STUDENTS ON A SCHOOL BUS ON THE WAY HOME THAT HE HAD THE SOFT AIR PISTOL ON HIM. THE MALE THEN SHOWED STUDENTS THE AIR GUN ON THE BUS AND ONE OF THEM MADE A SNAP CHAT VIDEO OF IT. NUMEROUS PARENTS NOTIFIED STATE POLICE ABOUT THE INCIDENT. AN INVESTIGATION WAS CONDUCTED WITH BOTH THE ACCUSED AND THE STUDENT WHO POSTED THIS INCIDENT ON SNAP CHAT WITHOUT NOTIFYING AN ADULT OR SCHOOL OFFICIALS CAUSING A SENSE OF ALARM THROUGHOUT THE BELLWOOD COMMUNITY. BOTH INVOLVED INDIVIDUALS WILL BE CHARGED WITH DISORDERLY CONDUCT FOR CREATING A SENSE OF PUBLIC ANNOYANCE OR ALARM. BASD OFFICIALS WERE MADE AWARE OF THE ISSUE AND WILL BE TAKING APPROPRIATE ACTIONS.


A DUI OCCURRED 01/27/2018 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE ENCOUNTERED A MAZDA 6 RUNNING AND PARKED ON THE EAST BERM. 51 YEAR OLD WILLIE H. MCNEILL OF STELITON,PA WAS OBSERVED EXITING THE DRIVER DOOR AND WALKED TO THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE. AS THE TROOPER PULLED OVER AND PARKED BEHIND THE MAZDA, MCNEILL BEGAN TO URINATE ON THE EAST BERM AND EXPOSED HIMSELF TO THE TROOPER AND TOWARDS PASSING MOTORISTS. MCNEILL EXHIBITED INDICATORS OF INTOXICATION AND FAILED FIELD SOBRIETY TESTS. POLICE COMPLETED IDENTIFICATION CHECKS ON 32 YEAR OLD GIOVANNI DAVID LOPEZ OF HARRISBURG,PA AND TWO OTHER FEMALE OCCUPANTS. LOPEZ WAS FOUND TO BE WANTED ON A BENCH WARRANT FOR A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ARREST IN DAUPHIN COUNTY. MCNEILL WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST AT THE SCENE FOR DUI, HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND RELEASED ON $10,000 UNSECURED BAIL. LOPEZ WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON THE BENCH WARRANT AND WILL BE RETURNED TO DAUPHIN COUNTY.


A DUI OCCURRED 01/15/2018 ON THE 300 BLOCK OF HOWARD AVE IN ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. DARNELL ISMEAL SANTIAGO OF STATEN ISLAND, NY WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MARIJUANA WHILE OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE. INITIAL CONTACT WAS MADE WITH SANTIAGO DURING A TRAFFIC STOP. HE WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA.


A THEFT OCCURRED 01/06/2018 AT 1180 VALLEY FORGE ROAD IN DUNCANSVILLE, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE STOLE APPROXIMATELY 40 PRESCRIPTION PILLS FROM THE RESIDENCE OF RONALD BERNARD WEIGNER WHILE HE WAS NOT HOME. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 01/24/2018 AT 13607 SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 39 YEAR OLD BRUCE PAUL STITZER AND A 52 YEAR OLD FEMALE GOT INTO A VERBAL ARGUMENT THAT TURNED PHYSICAL. STITZER PLACED THE VICTIM IN A HEADLOCK. USING HIS FIST, PUNCHED THE VICTIM ABOUT HER LEFT FACIAL CHEEK. HE THEN KICKED THE VICTIM ON THE BACK AS SHE WAS ON THE GROUND. HE WAS ARRESTED AT THE SCENE. ALCOHOL WAS A FACTOR. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AT THE BLAIR COUNTY BOOKING CENTER IN FRONT OF MDJ MILLER. BAIL WAS SET AT $20,000 STRAIGHT. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON.

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A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 01/18/2018 ON CLOVER CREEK ROAD IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 40 YEAR OLD CHESTER J. BRUMBAUGH OF MARTINSBURG,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 SUBARU BAJA, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, TRAVELED DOWN A HILL AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER FLED THE SCENE. THE VEHICLE WAS TOWED FROM THE SCENE. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


HOLLIDAYSBURG STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO A REPORT OF A JUVENILE RUNAWAY 01/23/2018 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE WAS LISTED AS A RUNAWAY FROM ALTERNATIVE LIVING SOLUTIONS IN GREENSBURG,PA. INFORMATION WAS RECEIVED ABOUT THE FEMALE BEING IN THE SNYDER TWP AREA. SEVERAL LOCATIONS WERE CHECKED AND THE FEMALE WAS LOCATED AND TURNED OVER TO BLAIR COUNTY CYS. DURING THE SEARCH ANOTHER 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE JUVENILE RUNAWAY WAS LOCATED AND WAS TURNED OVER TO LAWRENCE COUNTY CYS.


A FORGERY OCCURRED 01/03/2018 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A MALE HAD HIS CREDIT CARD INFORMATION STOLEN AND ATTEMPTED TO BE USED FRAUDULENTLY IN CALIFORNIA.


A PFA VIOLATION OCCURRED 01/18/2018 AT 310 AIRPORT DRIVE IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG WERE CALLED TO MAGISTRATE ANDREW BLATTENBERGER’S OFFICE AT THE LISTED LOCATION FOR A PFA VIOLATION THAT OCCURRED IN THE WAITING ROOM. AN OFFICER WHO WAS IN THE WAITING ROOM REPORTED THE INCIDENT, OFFICER GRIGG WAS THERE FOR A SCHEDULED PRELIMINARY HEARING INVOLVING 24 YEAR OLD TITUS RONALD FEATHERS OF HOLLIDAYSBURG. FEATHERS AND A 54 YEAR OLD FEMALE WERE SITTING NEXT TO EACH OTHER, TALKING TO EACH OTHER. OFFICER GRIGG’S WAS AWARE OF AN ACTIVE PFA BETWEEN FEATHERS AND THE FEMALE. AFTER FEATHERS’S HEARING, HE AND THE FEMALE LEFT TOGETHER. STATE POLICE ESCORTED BOTH THE SUSPECT AND THE FEMALE BACK TO THE MDJ OFFICE. THE PFA WAS THEN CONFIRMED TO BE STILL ACTIVE. AFTER POLICE INTERVIEWED BOTH THE SUSPECT AND THE FEMALE, BOTH ADMITTED TO KNOWING THERE WAS A NO CONTACT ORDER BETWEEN THE TWO. FEATHERS WAS ARRESTED FOR VIOLATING A PFA ORDER, HE WAS ARRAIGNED AT THE BLAIR COUNTY BOOKING CENTER BY MDJ AIGNER AND RELEASED ON $10,000 UNSECURED BAIL.


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 01/17/2018 ON DELAWARE STREET IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 56 YEAR OLD GARY JOE GORDON OF TYRONE,PA ARRIVED IN THE AREA IN A TRUCK TO OBTAIN A TOOL FROM A FRIEND. GORDON AFTER NOT OBTAINING THE TOOL WONDERED OFF FROM THE RESIDENCE. GORDON WALKED AROUND OTHER PRIVATE RESIDENCES, KNOCKING ON DOORS AND WINDOWS. GORDON’S ACTIONS, DEMEANOR, AND INTOXICATION ALARMED A PERSON TO WHOM HE ENCOUNTERED. GORDON WAS CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


AN INDECENT SEXUAL ASSAULT OCCURRED 01/12/2018 ON GRAZIERVILLE ROAD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE WERE NOTIFIED OF AN UNDERAGE PARTY THAT OCCURRED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. POLICE RESPONDED TO THE LOCATION AND DISCOVERED IT WAS THE RESIDENCE OF NATHAN SECHRIST. IT WAS CONFIRMED THAT SECHRIST HAD SUPPLIED THE ALCOHOL FOR AN UNDERAGE PARTY. AT THIS POINT, POLICE WERE DIRECTED TO THE TYRONE HOSPITAL WHERE A 13 YEAR OLD JUVENILE WAS ADMITTED AFTER BECOMING INTOXICATED AT THE PARTY. AFTER FURTHER INVESTIGATION, POLICE DETERMINED THAT THE 13 YEAR OLD FEMALE WAS AT THE PARTY ON GRAZIERVILLE ROAD WITH HER 12 YEAR OLD FRIEND. THEY WERE DRIVEN TO THE PARTY BY 18 YEAR OLD JOSEPH BENJAMIN WILLIAMS OF TYRONE. ONCE AT THE PARTY, WILLIAMS AND THE 2 JUVENILES FEMALES BECOME INTOXICATED. WILLIAMS WAS OBSERVED BY MULTIPLE WITNESSES ENGAGING IN INDECENT SEXUAL MISCONDUCT WITH THE 12 AND 13 YEAR OLD FEMALES INSIDE THE SECHRIST RESIDENCE. WILLIAMS WAS LATER OBSERVED OUTSIDE THE RESIDENCE IN HIS VEHICLE WITH THE 13 YEAR OLD FEMALE. ONCE AGAIN, HE WAS ENGAGING IN SEXUAL ACTS WITH THE FEMALE. THROUGHOUT THIS INVESTIGATION, IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT JONAH SCOTT HAMPLE ALSO SUPPLIED ALCOHOL TO THE MINORS AT THE PARTY.

18 YEAR OLD JOSEPH WILLIAMS WILL BE CHARGED WITH INDECENT SEXUAL ASSAULT, CORRUPTION OF MINORS, AND UNDERAGE DRINKING.

22 YEAR OLD JONAH SCOTT HAMPLE WILL BE CHARGED WITH FURNISHING ALCOHOL TO MINORS.

21 YEAR OLD NATHAN SECHRIST WILL BE CHARGED WITH FURNISHING ALCOHOL TO MINORS.

TIME OF THE INCIDENT WHERE POLICE ARRIVED ON THE SCENE WAS 2200 HRS.


A SEXUAL ASSAULT OCCURRED BETWEEN 01/01/2016-01/25/2017 IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE WERE CONTACTED ABOUT A POSSIBLE SEXUAL ASSAULT INCIDENT THAT WAS BELIEVED TO HAVE OCCURRED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THIS INCIDENT.


AN INDECENT ASSAULT OCCURRED BETWEEN 11/23/2017-01/02/2018 ON HOOVERS LANE IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THIS INCIDENT, NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE RELEASED.


A STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT OCCURRED BETWEEN 09/01/2017-09/30/2017 IN THE PARKING LOT OF THE LOGAN VALLEY MALL IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THIS INCIDENT, NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE RELEASED.


A CORRUPTION OF MINORS OCCURRED BETWEEN 01/01/2017-11/09/2017 IN THE AREA OF FAIRWAY TOWNHOUSE LANE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A KNOWN MALE WAS SOLICITING UNDERAGE FEMALES VIA FACEBOOK. THIS INCIDENT IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 01/12/2018 ON BIRMINGHAM PIKE IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 36 YEAR OLD RAFAEL E. LOZADA OF WEST MIFFLIN,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2013 VOLVO, THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OVER THE CENTER MEDIAN. THE VEHICLE CONTINUED TRAVELING SOUTH ACROSS THE NORTHERN LANE OF TRAVEL AND OFF THE NORTHERN BERM OF THE ROADWAY CRASHING INTO A ROADSIDE GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 01/02/2018-01/09/2018 AT THE SNYDER TWP BUILDING IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE STOLE NUMEROUS GUIDE RAIL POSTS FROM THE LISTED LOCATION. LOCAL SCRAP YARDS SHOULD BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR INDIVIDUALS ATTEMPTING TO SCRAP THESE GALVANIZED STEEL GUIDE RAIL POSTS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A TWO VEHICLE DUI CRASH OCCURRED 01/05/2018 ON KNOB ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2007 MERCURY MILAN OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD CHELSEA R. WEST OF NEWRY,PA STRUCK A 2012 TOYOTA TACOMA OPERATED BY 66 YEAR OLD RODGER J. PALKO HEAD ON. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER 33 YEAR OLD ASHLEY M. NASH OF HOLLIDAYSBURG IN THE MERCURY WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA BY AMED WITH SERIOUS INJURIES, THEY HAD TO BE EXTRICATED FROM THE VEHICLE BY MECHANICAL MEANS. THE DRIVER OF THE TOYOTA WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA BY AMED. A PASSENGER 66 YEAR OLD NANCY C. PALKO RECEIVED A POSSIBLE INJURY, BUT WAS NOT TRANSPORTED. CHELSEA WEST WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE WAS SUSPENDED- DUI RELATED, AND OTHER RELATED CHARGES.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 12/30/2017 ON VALLEY FORGE ROAD IN JUNIATA TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 59 YEAR OLD JERRY T. LANZENDORFER OF EAST FREEDOM,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 1999 FORD RANGER ON A SNOW COVERED ROAD. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, TRAVELED DOWN AN EMBANKMENT AND BEGAN TO ROLL ONTO ITS DRIVER SIDE. THE VEHICLE DROVE OVER AND OR ROLLED OVER A METAL STREAM CULVERT. DURING THE VEHICLE’S MOVEMENT AND ROLL, THE FRONT END IMPACTED A GAS LINE MARKER NEAR THE STREAM. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER 51 YEAR OLD BRENDA L. LIGHTNER OF EAST FREEDOM WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI AND OTHER RELATED CHARGES.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 01/06/2018 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2016 KIA FORTE OPERATED BY 20 YEAR OLD VINCENT M. COWHER OF TYRONE STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2011 TOYOTA COROLLA OPERATED BY 43 YEAR OLD MELINDA L. SHEA OF ALTOONA. THE TOYOTA WAS AT A REDLIGHT WHEN IT WAS STRUCK BY THE KIA. THE DRIVER OF THE KIA DROVE FROM THE SCENE WITHOUT STOPPING AND PROVIDING HIS INFORMATION TO THE DRIVER OF THE TOYOTA. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE HIT & RUN CRASH.


AN ATTEMPTED BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 01/04/2018-01/06/2018 AT 13389 SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ATTEMPTED TO USE FORCE TO ENTER THE BALD EAGLE VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY IN TYRONE, HOWEVER THEY FAILED TO GAIN ENTRY. THEY CAUSED $200 IN DAMAGES IN THEIR ATTEMPT TO GAIN ENTRY.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 01/08/2018 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 57 YEAR OLD MARGARET L. STEPHENS OF ALTOONA LOST CONTROL OF A 1989 CADILLAC BIARRITZ, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY INTO THE MEDIAN. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED ROADSIDE IN THE MEDIAN AND THE DRIVER SIDE REAR STRUCK A ROCK CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO BECOME DISABLED. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER 27 YEAR OLD LAURA L. NESSLEIN OF ALTOONA WERE NOT INJURED. THE DRIVER WILL NOT BE CHARGED ACCORDING TO THE REPORT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/26/2017 ON HIGH STREET IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2005 FORD MUSTANG STRUCK A UTILITY POLE THAT WAS LYING ON THE GROUND FROM A PREVIOUS ACCIDENT. A 2013 FOR FUSION ALSO STRUCK THE SAME POLE AS IT WAS LYING ON THE GROUND. THE POLE WAS ON THE GROUND DUE TO A HIT & RUN THAT OCCURRED MOMENTS EARLIER INVOLVING A 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM ASHBURN,VA OPERATING A 2015 DODGE DART. THE FEMALE DRIVER AFTER STRIKING THE POLE, STRUCK A PARKED 2006 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE THAT WAS PARKED IN A FIELD. THE FEMALE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER FLED THE SCENE ON FOOT. THE DODGE HAD BEEN REPORTED STOLEN TO ALTOONA POLICE BY THE THE OWNER. THE 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF THE OWNER WHO REPORTED IT STOLEN, THE 16 YER OLD FEMALE DID NOT HAVE A LICENSE.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/24/2017 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 44 YEAR OLD BENJIE H. BLUMENREICH OF APOLLO,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2016 NISSAN ROGUE, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A MILE MARKER SIGN, THEN CROSSED BOTH LANES OF TRAVEL AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


AN AGGRAVATED ASSAULT ON A POLICE OFFICER OCCURRED 12/24/2017 ALONG SPANG ST EXTENSION OUTSIDE ROARING SPRING, BLAIR COUNTY. 21 YEAR OLD DAKOTA AUSTIN OTT OF ROARING SPRING APPEARED IN PUBLIC WHILE MANIFESTLY UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL. HE STRIPPED COMPLETELY NAKED IN BELOW FREEZING WEATHER AND ACTED DISORDERLY IN PUBLIC. HE THREW BENCHES, A TABLE, AND A GRILL OFF A PORCH BELONGING TO 79 YEAR OLD GLENN IMLER. OTT THEN ENTERED INTO A VEHICLE OWNED BY 73 YEAR OLD JAMES BOWSERS AND BEGAN BLOWING THE HORN. WHEN ENCOUNTERED BY STATE POLICE, OTT WAS NAKED AND SITTING IN THE DRIVERS SEAT OF BOWERS’S VEHICLE. UPON BEING APPROACHED HE IMMEDIATELY BECAME HOSTILE AND APPROACHED OFFICERS IN A THREATENING MANNER. OTT WAS TASED, AND RESISTED ARREST. OTT ENTERED INTO A GARAGE OWNED BY BOWSERS. HE WAS THEN SUBDUED AND APPREHENDED, WHERE HE WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA. HE WILL BE CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, BURGLARY, CRIMINAL TRESPASS, AND OTHER OFFENSES.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/25/2017 ON ROUTE 866 IN HUSTON TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2011 CHEVY MALIBU OPERATED BY 31 YEAR OLD REN M. LAPENNA OF SAXTON,PA STRUCK A 2004 FORD TAURUS OPERATED BY 37 YEAR OLD MICHAEL W. BUTLER HEAD ON. 5 PASSENGERS IN THE CHEVY WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC HOSPITAL IN ALTOONA. THE DRIVER IN THE FORD AND 2 PASSENGERS WERE TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 08/22/2017 AT THE BELLWOOD SHEETZ ON OLD 220 IN BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE DAMAGED TWO SINKS LOCATED WITHIN THE WOMAN’S RESTROOM. ESTIMATED DAMAGE IS $400


AN ATTEMPTED ACCESS DEVICE FRAUD OCCURRED 10/30/2017 ALONG MOUNTAIN VIEW DRIVE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ATTEMPTED TO USE BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATION BELONGING TO 58 YEAR OLD MARY ANN CARTER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG. THE BANK ALERTED THE VICTIM AND NO MONEY WAS TAKEN.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 01/02/2018 ON ROUTE 22 IN ALLEGHENY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 20 YEAR OLD BRYAN M. MULLEN OF PITTSBURGH,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2007 CHEVY TAHOE, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/30/2017 ON TIPTON ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 34 YEAR OLD STEPHEN H. WEBSTER OF ALTOONA LOST CONTROL OF A 2007 HONDA CIVIC, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND ROLLED ONTO ITS ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/30/2017 ON I-99 IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 19 YEAR OLD KENDRA M. PARSON OF SHADY GAP,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 1997 HONDA CIVIC AFTER FALLING ASLEEP WHILE DRIVING. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/30/2017 ON ROUTE 22 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 18 YEAR OLD TRENT R. LINGENFELTER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A STUMP. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 11/15/2017 AT 113 SCOTTS LN IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN INITIAL CHILDLINE REPORT OPENED A FOLLOW UP INVESTIGATION FROM BLAIR COUNTY CYS. CYS FOUND A 6 YEAR OLD FEMALE HAD A HUMAN BITE MARK ON HER RIGHT FOREARM. INVESTIGATION FROM BOTH CYS AND PSP FOUND 35 YEAR OLD CALLIE ANNE COLE BIT THE VICTIM AS A FORM OF DISCIPLINE. COLE WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 12/16/2017 AT 107 W. ALLEGHENY STREET IN MARTINSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA DAWN HARR OF MARTINSBURG AND 33 YEAR OLD PAUL AARON KAGARISE OF NEW ENTERPRISE WERE BOTH CHARGED FOLLOWING A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 11/20/2017 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 20 YEAR OLD DYLAN MATTHEW SOELLNER AND 25 YEAR OLD DENNIS JAMES MARION BOTH FROM TYRONE WERE FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF DRUGS AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES ARE PENDING


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/16/2017 ON PINEY CREEK ROAD IN HUSTON TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 41 YEAR OLD MATTHEW J. JEFFERIS OF ALEXANDRIA,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 FORD F150, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 12/10/2017 ON PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. 23 YEAR OLD TYLER AARON BURK OF EAST FREEDOM WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 11/24/2017 AT 259 FIORE LANE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 46 YEAR OLD CRAIG MCCALL VERBALLY THREATENED TO HARM HIS FAMILY FOLLOWING A DOMESTIC ARGUMENT. NO CHARGES WERE FILED AT THE VICTIM’S REQUEST.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 12/12/2017-12/16/2017 AT 6709 KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. BETWEEN THE LISTED DATES SOMEONE ENTERED THE SINKING VALLEY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH AND CAUSED $2,000 IN DAMAGES. THERE WAS ALSO A REPORTED BURGLARY AT 1181 LOWER CLOVER CREEK ROAD IN WILLIAMSBURG WHICH IS THE WILLIAMSBURG INDEPENDENT CHURCH. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON EITHER REPORT IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/14/2017 ON RESERVOIR ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2014 SUBARU OUTBACK OPERATED BY 78 YEAR OLD HARRY V. FADUSKI OF HOLLIDAYSBURG TRAVELED INTO THE PATH OF A 1999 MAZDA PROTEGE OPERATED BY 43 YEAR OLD REBECCA L. MANNA OF HOLLIDAYSBURG. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND FADUSKI WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 12/13/2017 AT 335 WAYNE AVE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE WALKED ON TO THE PROPERTY OF RONALD CARL MOCK OF ALTOONA AND STOLE HIS BROWN AND TAN 2013 RAM LARAMIE LONGHORN EDITION TRUCK THAT WAS PARKED IN THE DRIVEWAY. THE SUSPECT IS BELIEVED TO HAVE WALKED TO THE VICTIM’S HOUSE FROM THE AREA OF THE COMFORT SUITES LOCATED AT 140 STROEHMAN DRIVE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 11/16/2017 ON I-99 IN BLAIR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS INITIATED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. 21 YEAR OLD KEIONA MARAE WILLIAMS OF ALTOONA WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES ARE PENDING


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG CAPTURED A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE 11/30/2017 IN THE PARKING LOT OF BOSCOV IN THE LOGAN TOWN CENTER, BLAIR COUNTY. ON 11/16/2017 44 YEAR OLD BRANDY LEE MCNALLY OF MORRISTOWN,TN IS ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN CONFRONTED IN REGARDS TO SHOPLIFTING AT A WALMART IN HAMBIEN COUNTY TENNESSEE. MCNALLY RESISTED ARREST AND DROVE HER VEHICLE FROM THE SCENE, BECAUSE OF THE SAME ACTION, A POLICE OFFICER WAS STRUCK. TENNESSEE AUTHORITIES DISCOVERED MCNALLY HAD FLED TO BEDFORD COUNTY PA. ON 11/30/2017 TROOPERS FROM HOLLIDAYSBURG OBTAINED INFORMATION THAT MCNALLY WAS AT OR NEAR THE LOGAN TOWN CENTER. MCNALLY WAS FOUND AND ARRESTED AT THE SCENE. MCNALLY WAS ARRAIGNED IN FRONT OF MDJ JACKSON. MCNALLY REMAINS IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL DUE TO THE WARRANT. MCNALLY HAS WAIVED EXTRADITION BACK TO TENNESSEE.

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A RETAIL THEFT OCCURRED 12/09/2017 AT 718 BELLWOOD ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 18 YEAR OLD COREY EVAN HUNTER OF TYRONE STOLE A SIX PACK OF BEER FROM SHEETZ. CHARGES ARE PENDING FOR RETAIL THEFT AND UNDERAGE POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 12/08/2017 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BOULEVARD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2009 FORD ESCAPE OPERATED BY 56 YEAR OLD MARK A. FANELLI OF ALTOONA STRUCK A 2007 TOYOTA TACOMA OPERATED BY 62 YEAR OLD RAYMOND L. KENNEDY OF HOLLIDAYSBURG. NO REPORTED INJURIES.


A THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 11/20/2017 ON GLAD LANE IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 18 YEAR OLD JACOB COLBY STIMER TOOK HIS GRANDMOTHER’S VEHICLE WITHOUT HER CONSENT OR KNOWLEDGE. WHEN THE SUSPECT WAS CONTACTED BY HIS GRANDMOTHER HE REFUSED TO RETURN THE VEHICLE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT AFTER THE SUSPECT RETURNED THE VEHICLE AND ADMITTED TO TAKING THE VEHICLE WITHOUT HIS GRANDMOTHER’S CONSENT OR KNOWLEDGE.


A DUI OCCURRED 10/25/2017 AT 200 COMMERCE DRIVE IN FREEDOM TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN ADULT MALE & FEMALE STOLE SEVERAL ITEMS FROM WALMART, THEY WERE IN POSSESSION OF DRUGS, AND TRAVELED TO THE LOCATION UNDER THE INFLUENCE, THEY WERE OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A DUI OCCURRED 11/25/2017 ON DECKER ROAD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 56 YEAR OLD JAMES YOUNG WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP. THE SUSPECT’S BLOOD ALCOHOL CONTENT WAS OVER THE LEGAL LIMIT. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 10/26/2017 AT THE HOLLIDAYSBURG POST OFFICE IN BLAIR COUNTY. 56 YEAR OLD WILSON VERNON HILEMAN OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AFTER HE RECEIVED NARCOTIC MEDICATION THROUGH THE MAIL.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 10/23/2017 ON ROUTE 22 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 47 YEAR OLD ROBERT LEROY SCHAEFER OF WILLIAMSBURG WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI FOLLOWING A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH INTO A SHED. SCHAEFER ADMITTED TO CONSUMING ALCOHOL AND EXHIBITED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A VEHICLE VS DEER OCCURRED 11/26/2017 ON N. TUCKAHOE STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 28 YEAR OLD DANIELE R. DIMOND OF ALTOONA STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2008 MERCURY MARINER. NO INJURIES REPORTED. DEER HAIR WAS OBSERVED ON THE FRONT END OF THE VEHICLE, BUT THE DEER COULD NOT BE LOCATED.


A DUI OCCURRED 11/19/2017 ON THE 500 BLOCK OF LLYOD STREET IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. A 31 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM ALTOONA WAS FOUND TO BE DUI DURING A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION. SHE WAS TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA FOR A BLOOD TEST AND ULTIMATELY CHARGED WITH DUI.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 11/19/2017 AT 4080 E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. TWO UNKNOWN INDIVIDUALS FORCIBLY ENTERED THE NORTHERN BLAIR REC COMMISSION. ONCE INSIDE THE TWP PERSONS COVERED UP THE SECURITY CAMERAS. THE INDIVIDUALS WERE ABLE TO ACCESS THE SODA/WATER MACHINES INSIDE THE BUSINESS. THEY REMOVED ALL THE COINS AND BILLS FROM THE MACHINES. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 11/19/2017 AT 207 E. THIRD STREET IN WILLIAMSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 38 YEAR OLD WILLIAM L. HOUSEHOLDER OF MCCONNELLSTOWN,PA SHOWED UP AT A RESIDENCE WHERE JESSE BURKET OF HOLIDAYSBURG WAS VISITING. HOUSEHOLDER WAS OUTSIDE CAUSING A DISTURBANCE AND WAS ATTEMPTING TO TAUNT BURKET TO COME OUTSIDE AND FIGHT. HOUSEHOLDER KICKED BURKET’S CHEVY TAHOE SEVERAL TIMES ON THE PASSENGER SIDE FRONT AND BACK DOOR CAUSING DAMAGE. HOUSEHOLDER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE INCIDENT.


A DUI OCCURRED 10/12/2017 AT 718 BELLWOOD ROAD IN TYRONE, BLAIR COUNTY. 36 YEAR OLD KRISTIN AMBER WEIAND OF BELLWOOD AND 38 YEAR OLD SHAWN KRISTOPHER GREEN OF TYRONE ARRIVED AT THE SHEETZ IN TYRONE AND EXHIBITED SIGNS OF INTOXICATION. THERE WAS ALSO A REPORT OF A DISTURBANCE OF GREEN PUSHING AND OR JUMPING ON A VEHICLE PARKED IN THE PARKING LOT. WEIAND DROVE GREEN AND ANOTHER PERSON TO A PRIVATE RESIDENCE IN ANTIS TWP. STATE POLICE CONTACTED WEIAND AND GREEN AND SAME SIGNS OF INTOXICATION WERE OBSERVED. WEIAND WAS ARRESTED AT THE SCENE FOR DUI. A PAT-DOWN SEARCH OF WEIAND REVEALED SHE HAD POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE NOT PRESCRIBED TO HER. SAME PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION BELONGED TO A FEMALE VICTIM. WEIAND WAS CHARGED WITH DUI, AND RELATED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES CHARGES. GREEN WAS CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 10/07/2017 AT 4352 E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. TWO WHITE NON-HISPANIC YOUNG MALES ENTERED INTO MURF’S KITCHEN IN DELGROSSO AMUSEMENT PARK AND BROKE INTO AN ATM MACHINE. THE ATM WAS EMPTY. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A VEHICLE VS DEER CRASH OCCURRED 11/07/2017 ON WILLIAM PENN HWY IN CATHARINE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 45 YEAR OLD JAMES J. BISS OF DUNCANSVILLE,PA STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2015 TOYOTA CAMRY, THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY AND DOWN A SMALL EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WAS NOT CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 11/06/2017 ON BRUSH MOUNTAIN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 23 YEAR OLD KYLA M. NIDETCH OF MARTINSBURG,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 SUBARU LEGACY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A MAILBOX, THEN TRAVELED INTO A DECORATIVE WALL AND SHRUBBERY. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER 23 YEAR OLD ROBERT A. SMITH OF MECHANICSBURG,PA WERE NOT INJURED. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 11/04/2017 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 27 YEAR OLD TARA NICHOLE DENNIS OF ALTOONA WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI AND VARIOUS SUMMARY TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.


A MOTORCYCLE WAS FOUND 11/04/2017 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. CONTACT STATE POLICE AT 814-627-3161 FOR MORE DETAILS


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 11/04/2017 AT UPMC HOSPITAL IN ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. 26 YEAR OLD CHANTEL MARIE CHRISTY OF ALTOONA WAS A PASSENGER OF A DUI ARREST. CHRISTY WAS DISCOVERED TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AND UNABLE TO DRIVE HERSELF FROM THE SCENE. SHE REFUSED TO GET A RIDE FROM THE SCENE AND BECAME COMBATIVE. SHE WAS ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS. AFTER BEING TRANSPORTED FROM THE SCENE, SHE WAS GOING TO BE RELEASED TO HER MOTHER. AFTER THE HANDCUFFS WERE REMOVED FROM CHRISTY SHE ATTEMPTED TO PUNCH THE TROOPER INSTEAD OF GETTING INTO HER MOTHER’S VEHICLE. AS A RESULT, SHE WAS ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT. SHE WAS TAKEN BACK INTO CUSTODY AND LODGED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL. WE CONTACTED THE JAIL FOR HER MUG SHOT, AND THE JAIL STATED SHE WAS NOT THERE. CHARGES HAVE NOT BEEN POSTED IN THIS CASE AT THE TIME OF THIS POST.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 10/25/2017 AT 297 SPRUCE STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 30 YEAR OLD PATRICK WAYNE LEEPER JR AND 28 YEAR OLD AUTUMN JEANETTE LEEPER BOTH OF TIPTON WERE CHARGED AFTER A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION OVER A PHONE.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 10/30/2017 ON EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 82 YEAR OLD JANET M. ISENBERG OF TYRONE,PA OPERATING A 2007 BUICK LUCERNE STRUCK A 2013 INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER OPERATED BY 64 YEAR OLD ALVESTA O. WHELAND OF TYRONE, PA, THE BUICK STRUCK THE TRUCK HEAD ON. BOTH DRIVERS WERE TRANSPORTED TO ALTOONA HOSPITAL, AND THE DRIVER OF THE BUICK WILL BE CHARGED.


A CRIMINAL TRESPASS OCCURRED 10/26/2017 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG POWDER MILL ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. THE VICTIM REPORTED TWO WHITE/HISPANIC MALES, ONE AT THE FRONT DOOR OF THE RESIDENCE AND THE OTHER AT THE REAR DOOR OF THE RESIDENCE, ATTEMPTED TO RUSE THE VICTIM BY TELLING HIM THEY WERE FROM THE ELECTRIC COMPANY. THE MALE AT THE REAR DOOR TOLD THE VICTIM THAT HE NEEDED INSIDE THE RESIDENCE TO CHECK ON THE ELECTRIC METER. THE VICTIM WAS IMMEDIATELY SUSPICIOUS OF BOTH MALES AND ORDERED THEM OFF THE PROPERTY.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 10/21/2017 AT 718 CENTRAL HIGH DRIVE IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 17 YEAR OLD MALE AND A 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE WERE CHARGED FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT AT THE HOMECOMING DANCE AT CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL. BOTH JUVENILES WERE ASKED TO LEAVE THE DANCE AFTER THE MALE GOT INTO AN ALTERCATION WITH ANOTHER MALE JUVENILE. BOTH THE MALE & FEMALE BEGAN YELLING AT STAFF WHEN ASKED TO LEAVE, USING FOUL LANGUAGE AND RACIAL SLURS.


A VEHICLE VS DEER OCCURRED 10/25/2017 ON I-99 IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 36 YEAR OLD AARON C. HESS OF ALTOONA STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2017 MITSUBISHI LANCER. THE DRIVER AND PASSENGER 36 YEAR OLD JACQUELINE D. HESS WERE NOT INJURED, AND THE DRIVER WILL NOT BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 10/17/2017 ON I-99 IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN UNKNOWN VEHICLE STRUCK A 2001 MACK TRUCK OPERATED BY 49 YEAR OLD DEAN R. EMERICK OF MANNS CHOICE. THE UNKNOWN VEHICLE STRUCK THE DRIVER’S SIDE MIRRORS OF THE TRUCK.


A DUI OCCURRED 09/30/2017 ON ROUTE 36 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 24 YEAR OLD WARREN PETERS OF DUNCANSVILLE,PA WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION AND IT WAS DETERMINED HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. A PASSENGER, 19 YEAR OLD SEAN EMERICK OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, UNDERAGE DRINKING, AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 10/13/2017 ON EAST 2ND STREET IN WILLIAMSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 35 YEAR OLD PENNY RAE RISPOLI AND 38 YEAR OLD LARRY MATTHEW FORSHEY ENTERED INTO A VERBAL ARGUMENT OVER A CHILD CUSTODY ISSUE AND THE USE OF A VEHICLE. THE CONFRONTATION TURNED PHYSICAL. FORSHEY ALLEGES RISPOLI PUNCHED HIM IN THE HEAD. RISPOLI ALLEGES FORSHEY SHOVED HER ABOUT HER UPPER TORSO. BOTH WERE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 10/10/2017 ON CURRYVILLE ROAD IN NORTH WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 21 YEAR OLD SHAREE D. CHILERS OF NEW ENTERPRISE OPERATING A 2005 DODGE NEON BRAKED AND SWERVED HER VEHICLE TO AVOID STRIKING AN ANIMAL THAT ENTERED THE ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 10/12/2017 ALONG LOCUST STREET IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ENTERED THE RESIDENCE OF 27 YEAR OLD KYLE ANDREW BROWN OF CLAYSBURG AND STOLE A TELEVISION, XBOX ONE, AND VARIOUS VIDEO GAMES.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 09/19/2017 ALONG ROUTE 22 WITHIN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE CAUSED DAMAGE TO A FUEL PUMP BELONGING TO GLASSMERE FUEL SERVICES. ESTIMATED DAMAGE WAS $250.00


A THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 09/22/2017 AT 1060 EDGEWOOD DRIVE IN BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE SMASHED THE WINDOWS OF A VEHICLE OWNED BY ALYSSA MARIE SEARS AND STOLE A TAURUS HANDGUN AND A A PURSE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 10/08/2017 AT 501 GOLF COURSE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE BROKE INTO A HOUSE OWNED BY JOSHUA RENNO SWAREY OF ALTOONA AND STOLE A FLOOR SAFE. THE PERSON(S) ENTERED THE HOUSE THROUGH A WINDOW. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA, BLAIR COUNTY. 20 YEAR OLD BRAYDEN SAMUELSON OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED WITH SEVERAL DRUG VIOLATIONS.


A PROWLING & LOITERING AT NIGHT OCCURRED 09/25/2017 ON ORCHARD ROAD IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A SUSPECT DESCRIBED AS A WHILE MALE IN HIS 20s, TALL THIN BUILD, DARK STRAIGHT BOWEL HAIR-CUT, WEARING A BASEBALL CAP, DARK COLORED HOODIE, FADED BLUE JEANS OPERATING A DARK COLORED OLDER MODEL SUB-COMPACT FOREIGN CAR WITH SQUARE TAILLIGHTS, AND A LOUD ” COFFEE CAN ” TYPE EXHAUST PARKED HIS VEHICLE ON EXCAVATING LN NEAR THE VICTIM’S RESIDENCE. THE SUSPECT ENTERED THE VICTIM’S BACKYARD. A PERSON AT THE RESIDENCE OBSERVED THE SUSPECT IN THE BACKYARD AT THE RESIDENCE NEAR THE VICTIM’S SHED. THE SUSPECT WAS SCARED OFF AND HE FLED THE SCENE.


AN IDENTITY THEFT OCCURRED 10/04/2017 AT KENSINGER’S AUTO VILLAGE IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 31 YEAR OLD YOVANI FLORIBERTO ESCALANTE WENT TO THE LISTED LOCATION TO TRANSFER A TITLE ON A VEHICLE FROM THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO THE COMMONWEALTH OF PA. WHEN THE NOTARY ASKED FOR IDENTIFICATION, THE SUSPECT PRESENTED HER WITH A FRAUDULENT PA IDENTIFICATION CARD. UPON MAKING CONTACT WITH THE SUSPECT, HE WAS ALSO FOUND TO HAVE A FRAUDULENT SOCIAL SECURITY CARD AND PERMANENT RESIDENT CARD. THE SUSPECT WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON CHARGES OF IDENTITY THEFT AND POSSESSION OF A COUNTERFEIT DOCUMENT.

A DETAINER FROM ICE IN PITTSBURGH WAS ALSO PLACED ON THE SUSPECT AS HE IS ILLEGALLY IN THE UNITED STATES.

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A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 09/23/2017 ON CLUB HOUSE ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE SHATTERED A SINGLE PANE WINDOW OF A DOUBLE PANE SLIDING DOOR. DAMAGE WAS ESTIMATED AT $557


A RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON OCCURRED 07/17/2017 AT 308 EAST ALLEGHENY STREET IN MARTINSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 41 YEAR OLD HARRY EMERSON MILLER JR WAS ARRESTED ON 09/27/2017 AFTER AN INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT HE MADE TWO FACEBOOK POSTS ON THE ALTOONA AND SURROUNDING AREA CORRUPTION REDUX FACEBOOK PAGE ON 07/07/2017. IN THOSE POSTS, HE UPLOADED PHOTOGRAPHS OF A 21 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND IDENTIFIED HER AS A CONFIDENTIAL INFORMANT ALONG WITH HER ADDRESS AND ENCOURAGED PEOPLE TO DROP BY HER RESIDENCE. THE FEMALE WAS NOT AN INFORMANT AND MILLER FALSELY PORTRAYED HER AS ONE. MILLER WAS CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND RELEASED ON $50,000 UNSECURED BAIL.


A DUI OCCURRED 09/23/2017 ON PRINCETON ROAD IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 33 YEAR OLD SHAWN CLAUDE ERRINGTON GREALEY OF ALTOONA WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL WHILE OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE. HE WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI.


A DUI HIT & RUN CRASH OCCURRED 09/16/2017 ON THE 400 BLOCK OF E. ALLEGHENY STREET IN MARTINSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 25 YEAR OLD JAMES ELWOOD MOCK OF ROARING SPRING STRUCK A UTILITY POLE AT THE LISTED LOCATION AND FLED THE SCENE. A FLUID TRAIL WAS FOLLOWED TO A RESIDENCE AND MOCK WAS LOCATED AFTER HE WAS SEEN TRYING TO HIDE BEHIND A VEHICLE. MOCK ADMITTED TO DRIVING THE VEHICLE INVOLVED IN THE CRASH AND SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT. MOCK WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI. CHARGES ARE PENDING LAB RESULTS


A THEFT OF A FIREARM OCCURRED BETWEEN 07/01-08/08 IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. JASON MORRISSLEY AND TIFFANY DECKER WERE CHARGED WITH THEFT OF A FIREARM AND RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY AFTER THEIR NEIGHBOR REPORTED THAT HER FIREARM WAS TAKEN FROM HER RESIDENCE. DECKER CONTACTED STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG THE FOLLOWING DAY AND ADVISED THAT SHE AND HER HUSBAND, WHO IS CURRENTLY IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL FOR OTHER OFFENSES, HAD POSSESSION OF THE GUN BUT IT WAS GIVEN TO THEM BY THEIR NEIGHBOR. THE VICTIM/NEIGHBOR DENIES GIVING THEM THE GUN.


A DESTRUCTION OF SURVEY MONUMENTS OCCURRED 09/12/2017 IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 52 YEAR OLD CARL DOUG BELIN IS ACCUSED OF REMOVING SEVERAL OF HIS NEIGHBOR’S SURVEY STAKES. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 09/05/2017 ALONG E. MAIN STREET IN ROARING SPRING, BLAIR COUNTY. 23 YEAR OLD COURTNEY KAY OHEAR RELATED THAT, 25 YEAR OLD SHANE LANDON ROSS WHICH IS HER ESTRANGED HUSBAND, MADE ENTRY INTO HER RESIDENCE WHERE HE ATTACKED HER BY GRABBING HER NECK, AND STRIKING HER MULTIPLE TIMES. ROSS WILL BE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 09/12/2017 IN THE TARGET PARKING LOT IN ALLEGHANY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. TROOPERS ARRANGED A BUY BUST ON 22 YEAR OLD RAVEN GRAY JULIEN SPHON OF EVERETT,PA AT THE LISTED LOCATION AFTER SPHON SOLD 3 DIFFERENT TYPES OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES TO AN UNDERCOVER TROOPER ON 3 DIFFERENT OCCASIONS. SPHON WAS ARRAIGNED AND PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL ON $30,000 CASH BAIL. THIS IS THE SECOND TIME TROOPERS HAVE ARRESTED SPHON FOR DELIVERY OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.

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A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 09/07/2017 AT 3365 MAPLEWOOD DRIVE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY. 45 YEAR OLD AMY LOUISE MCCLOSKEY AND 46 YEAR OLD SHAWN EUGENE MCCLOSKEY WERE INVOLVED IN A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION. AMY STRUCK SHAWN IN THE HEAD WITH A PIPE, THEN SHAWN PUNCHED AMY IN THE FACE. BOTH WERE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A DUI OCCURRED 09/07/2017 ON I-99 IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. JENNIE LYNN MULTOP OF MICHIGAN WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI AFTER SHE WAS FOUND TO BE INTOXICATED AND DRIVING FROM MICHIGAN STATE TO BELLEFONTE,PA


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 09/06/2017 AT 2186 BURNS DRIVE IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 36 YEAR OLD CHRISTINE DENISE MOORE WAS CHARGED AFTER SHE PUNCHED A WINDOW BELONGING TO CRAIG BURNS CAUSING A LACERATION ON HER HAND.


A CRIMINAL TRESPASS OCCURRED 08/26/2017 ON N. TUCKAHOE STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE GAINED ENTRY INTO A RESIDENCE ALONG N. TUCKAHOE STREET BY FORCE. NO ITEMS WERE REPORTED MISSING.


A DUI HIT & RUN CRASH OCCURRED 08/02/2017 ON CHARGER HWY IN BLAIR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. CHARGES ARE PENDING AGAINST JOSE ANGEL ESPINOZA-GOMEZ OF MARTINSBURG.


CHARGES WERE FILED  REGARDING THE SUBSEQUENT JEEP CRASH AND AN INCIDENT PRIOR TO THE CRASH INVOLVING THE DEATH OF MIKAYLA DAWN FOCHT ON 04/14/2017 ALONG KNOB ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM HOLLIDAYSBURG HAS ALSO BEEN LISTED AS A VICTIM IN THIS INCIDENT. 18 YEAR OLD JACOB RALPH HELSEL HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH ACCIDENT INVOLVING DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY, INDECENT ASSAULT, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, AND UNSWORN FALSIFICATION TO AUTHORITIES. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND POSTED 10% OF $50,000 BAIL. A PRELIMINARY HEARING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR 09/28/2017


A THEFT OCCURRED 08/01/2017 AT 5745 PINEYCREEK ROAD IN WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. GRACE ROSEMARY RISBON SENT MONEY THROUGH WESTERN UNION TO PURCHASE A DOG THROUGH THE WEBSITE, PET BREEDERS PUPPIES OF USA AND CANADA. AFTER SENDING THE MONEY, THE VICTIM WAS CONTACTED BY A RYAN ROBERTS WHO RELATED MORE MONEY NEEDED TO BE SENT TO SHIP THE DOG AND SHE NEVER RECEIVED THE DOG. FEELING SHE WAS BEING SCAMMED THE VICTIM REPORTED THE INCIDENT.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 09/02/2017 ALONG LOCKE MOUNTAIN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE DAMAGED SAW HORSES AND CUT CAUTION TAPE IN FRONT OF THE RESIDENCE OF 49 YEAR OLD WILLIAM CLAIR CALVERT OF HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/29/2017 ON I-99 IN ALLEGHENY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A VEHICLE WAS TRAVELING NORTH WHEN THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OFF THE EAST SIDE OF THE INTERSTATE STRIKING A ROAD SIGN CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO FLIP, ENDING UP ON ITS ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS EJECTED FROM THE VEHICLE. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA AND IS BEING TREATED FOR INJURIES SUSTAINED IN THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED 08/25/2017 ALONG KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE USED THE IDENTITY OF 41 YEAR OLD STEPHANIE ANN COHO OF ALTOONA TO REMOVE $10,500 FROM HER CHECKING ACCOUNT. THE TRANSACTIONS TOOK PLACE IN WASHINGTON,DC AND BALTIMORE,MD AREAS.


AN ATTEMPTED BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 08/21-08/23 ALONG MULLIGAN DRIVE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ATTEMPTED TO PRY OPEN A BACK DOOR TO THE RESIDENCE OF 44 YEAR OLD JOSEPH MICHAEL BUKOSKY OF HOLLIDAYSBURG.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 08/25/2017 ON FRANKSTOWN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE THREW EGGS AT A RAYSTOWN TRANSIT BUS WHILE IT WAS TRAVELING DOWN FRANKSTOWN ROAD. ONE EGG CAUSED THE WINDSHIELD OF THE BUS TO CRACK. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-696-6100


A DUI OCCURRED 08/19/2017 ON FRANKSTOWN ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. DYLAN LEE KAEHLER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR SUSPECTED DUI AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AFTER HE CAME THROUGH A SOBRIETY CHECKPOINT AND DISPLAYED SIGNS OF INTOXICATION AND HAD AN ODOR OF MARIJUANA EMITTING FROM HIS VEHICLE. CHARGES WILL BE FILED ONCE LAB RESULTS ARE RECEIVED.


A SEXUAL ASSAULT OCCURRED BETWEEN 07/01-07/31 AT 1971 SCOTCH VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. POLICE WERE CONTACTED BY WILLIAMSBURG HIGH SCHOOL IN REGARDS TO ONE OF THEIR TEACHERS HAVING A SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH A MALE STUDENT. DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT 44 YEAR OLD NIKKI A. VARNEY OF HOLLIDAYSBURG, HAD IN FACT HAD SEXUAL INTERCOURSE WITH A MALE STUDENT DURING THE SUMMER. AFTER FURTHER INVESTIGATION THE ACCUSED WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH INSTITUTION SEXUAL ASSAULT, STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT, CORRUPTION OF MINORS AND UNLAWFUL CONTACT WITH A MINOR. SHE WAS THEN TRANSPORTED TO THE BLAIR COUNTY BOOKING CENTER TO BE ARRAIGNED.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARE INVESTIGATING A RETAIL THEFT THAT OCCURRED 08/16/2017 AT THE SHEETZ STORE IN CLAYSBURG.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 08/14/2017 AT 2107 W. 11TH STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO A 911 HANG UP. AFTER ARRIVING IT WAS LEARNED THAT A VERBAL ARGUMENT TOOK PLACE BETWEEN 35 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER ZACKER AND 58 YEAR OLD LORRAINE ZACKER. AND THAT CHRISTOPHER PUSHED LORRAINE DURING THE ARGUMENT. HE WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A DUI OCCURRED 08/12/2017 ON E. 5TH STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 24 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM TYRONE WAS ARRESTED DURING A TRAFFIC STOP AFTER BEING FOUND DUI.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 08/14/2017 ON ROUTE 453 IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD EVAN PAUL WOLFORD OF MOUNT UNION WAS ARRESTED AS A RESULT OF CRASHING HIS MOTHER’S FORD ESCAPE ALONG ROUTE 453. WHILE CONDUCTING THE CRASH INVESTIGATION IT WAS DETERMINED THAT WOLFORD WAS DUI. AFTER BEING TAKEN TO TYRONE REGIONAL HOSPITAL FOR MINOR INJURIES FROM THE CRASH, DRUGS AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA WAS FOUND IN HIS POSSESSION. WOLFORD WAS TAKEN TO THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON FOR A WARRANT OUT OF MARYLAND.


A DUI OCCURRED 07/27/2017 ON BLAIR STREET IN HOLLIDAYSBURG BOROUGH, BLAIR COUNTY. 44 YEAR OLD KIMBERLY MAY ALFANO OF HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MULTIPLE PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS. SHE WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AND VARIOUS SUMMARY TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.


A BURGLARY/THEFT/RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OCCURRED 05/26/2017 ON LOWER CLOVER CREEK RD IN WILLIAMSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY. 26 YEAR OLD SHANA RENEE ALLISON HAD POSSESSION OF JEWELRY REMOVED FROM THE RESIDENCE OF 43 YEAR OLD LISA LUCINDA REIGHARD AND SOLD THE JEWELRY TO A GOLD/JEWELRY BUYING STORE LOCATED ON PLANK RD IN DUNCANSVILLE. A WARRANT WAS ISSUED AND SERVED ON ALLISON.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 07/26/2017 ON SILVER SPRINGS ROAD IN MANN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 21 YEAR OLD JOSHUA A. WILSON AND 20 YEAR OLD ANDREW J. CRAIG BOTH OF OHIO WERE FOUND IN POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AFTER A TRAFFIC STOP.


A THEFT AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 08/08/2017 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ENTERED VEHICLES BY BREAKING SIDE WINDOWS ON STONEHEDGE ROAD, SYLVAN ROAD, LIMESTONE ROAD, AND STOLE CASH AND WALLETS FROM MULTIPLE VICTIMS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


AN ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD OCCURRED 07/23/2017 ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 26 YEAR OLD TRENTON DEAN BIDDLE OF ALTOONA WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD, RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER, AND DUI DURING A TRAFFIC STOP. IT WAS SUSPECTED THAT BIDDLE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MARIJUANA WITH 23 YEAR OLD KELSEY BETH BELARDI OF ALTOONA BEING IN THE FRONT SEAT PASSENGER AND HER 1 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER BEING A BACK SEAT PASSENGER. BELARDI ADMITTED TO KNOWING THAT BIDDLE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND STILL ALLOWED HER DAUGHTER TO BE A PASSENGER IN THE VEHICLE. CHARGES HAVE BEEN FILED AGAINST BOTH BIDDLE AND BELARDI.


AN ATTEMPTED SUICIDE OCCURRED 07/21/2017 IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A JUVENILE MALE ATTEMPTED TO COMMIT SUICIDE AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO UPMC ALTOONA FOR A MENTAL HEALTH EVALUATION.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 07/24/2017 AT 114 BELARDI LN IN WILLIAMSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ENTERED THE HOME OF JOSEPH BELARDI AND STOLE ITEMS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 814-696-6100


A PFA VIOLATION OCCURRED 08/05/2017 ALONG WAITES LANE IN TYONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 26 YEAR OLD KYLE SKIPPER OF MOUNT UNION,PA VIOLATED AN ACTIVE PROTECTION FROM ABUSE ORDER ISSUED BY THE HUNTINGDON COUNTY COURT OF COMMON PLEAS. SKIPPER SENT FOUR TEXT MESSAGES TO A 28 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM ALTOONA. SKIPPER WAS LOCATED AND TRANSPORTED TO THE BLAIR COUNTY BOOKING CENTER FOR HIS PRELIMINARY ARRAIGNMENT. SKIPPER WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF 10% OF $15,000 BAIL.


AN ACCESS DEVICE FRAUD OCCURRED 07/17/2017 ON STONE CREEK RIDGE ROAD IN HENDERSON TWP, HUNTINGDON COUNTY. SOMEONE USED THE VICTIM’S ONLINE BANK ACCOUNT TO CREATE CHECKS. THE PAYMENTS WERE CANCELLED BEFORE THE TRANSACTION COULD BE COMPLETE.


A FATAL TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 08/02/2017 ON I-99 IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 2006 TOYOTA COROLLA OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD MARGARET M. LEPPERT OF MANNS CHOICE AND A 2014 FORD FOCUS OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD KIRSTIE E. TAYLOR OF BEDFORD WERE TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ALONG I-99. THE TOYOTA VEERED FROM THE RIGHT LANE INTO THE LEFT LANE, DIRECTLY INTO THE PATH OF THE FORD. FOLLOWING IMPACT BOTH VEHICLES CONTINUED OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE HIGHWAY AND ONTO THE ROADSIDE. THE TOYOTA OVERTURNED MULTIPLE TIMES. THE DRIVER WAS NOT WEARING A SEATBELT AND WAS EJECTED IN THE PROCESS. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WAS ABLE TO MAINTAIN SOME CONTROL OF HER VEHICLE, AND PROCEEDED UP AN EMBANKMENT, THEN DOWN TOWARDS THE ROADWAY. LEPPERT AND TWO PASSENGERS A 3 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND A 2 YEAR OLD MALE WERE TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA. LEPPERT DIED AT THE HOSPITAL, HER UNBORN CHILD WAS DECEASED ALSO. TAYLOR AND A 7 YEAR OLD MALE PASSENGER WERE TAKEN TO UPMC HOSPITAL.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 07/26/2017 ON BERWIND ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 37 YEAR OLD JAMIE SCOTT NOEL OF HOLLIDAYSBURG AND 23 YEAR OLD DALTON SCOTT SHADE OF PETERSBURG WERE BOTH CHARGED FOR ENGAGING IN A FIGHT.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/15/2017 ON I-99 IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 50 YEAR OLD WILLIAM JOHN SIMON OF ALTOONA WAS CHARGED WITH DUI FOLLOWING A ROAD RAGE INCIDENT THAT OCCURRED ON I-99 AND LEAD INTO LOGAN TWP IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA, AND THEN BACK INTO ANTIS TWP. SIMON SHOWED SIGNS OF INTOXICATION AND WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST FOR DUI. NMS LAB RESULTS CONFIRMED THAT HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS AT THE TIME OF THE INCIDENT. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A 2 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/18/2017 ON WILLIAM PENN HIGHWAY IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2007 CHEVY 2500 OPERATED BY 56 YEAR OLD RAYMOND C. BATHURST OF HOLLIDAYSBURG STRUCK THE REAR END OF A 2008 DODGE DAKOTA OPERATED BY 58 YEAR OLD ROBERT B. LUTHER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG AS THE DODGE WAS TURNING LEFT INTO A DRIVEWAY. NO REPORTED INJURIES, AND BATHURST WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A FATAL MOTORCYCLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/21/2017 ON PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 44 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN BROWER WAS TRAVELING AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED HEADING NORTH ON THE LISTED LOCATION. THE MOTORCYCLE TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY, IT CLIPPED A MAILBOX, THEN STRUCK A BUSINESS SIGN. BROWER WAS PRONOUNCED AT THE SCENE. HE WAS WEARING A HELMET.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 07/02/2017 ALONG LILAC LANE IN HUSTON TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 32 YEAR OLD ROBERT LAWRENCE DELVIN OF EAST FREEDOM IS ACCUSED OF PUSHING TO THE GROUND 18 YEAR OLD CIERRA JADE DELVIN OF MARTINSBURG, PA


A THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 07/01/2017 ALONG SPRUCE STREET IN TIPTON, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE ENTERED AN UNLOCKED VEHICLE OWNED BY 25 YEAR OLD NICOLE ANN MCELWAIN OF ALTOONA AND STOLE SUBOXIN STRIPS.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 07/08/2017 AT 328 LOCUST STREET IN HOLLIDAYSBURG BETWEEN TWO FEMALES. NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE RELEASED.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 06/11/2017 ON COVEDALE ROAD IN WOODBURY TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 37 YEAR OLD PAUL W. HUFFORD OF EAST FREEDOM LOST CONTROL OF A 2001 FORD F-150. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE VEHICLE BECAME EMBEDDED IN THE GUIDE RAIL. PRIOR TO THE CRASH, HUFFORD EXCHANGED CUSTODY OF HIS CHILDREN AGES 9 & 3. HUFFORD CRASHED AS HE WAS LEAVING HIS ESTRANGED WIFE’S RESIDENCE. ON 07/06/2017 HE WAS CHARGED WITH DUI, ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF CHILDREN, AND TWO TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.


AN INCIDENT OF ATTEMPTED ARSON AND AGGRAVATED ASSAULT OCCURRED 07/15/2017 AT 808 BELMONT AVE IN TYRONE, BLAIR COUNTY. 37 YEAR OLD JASON ALLEN MORRISSLEY ENTERED INTO A VERBAL ARGUMENT WITH HIS LIVE IN GIRL FRIEND. THE ARGUMENT LASTED ALL AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING. MORRISSEY CONSUMED NUMEROUS ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES. AT AROUND 2100 HRS A NEIGHBOR OBSERVED MORRISSEY THREATEN TO END HIS LIFE AND LIT HIMSELF ON FIRE. MORRISSEY POURED GASOLINE AROUND AND NEAR A CAMPER THAT WAS PARKED ON HIS PROPERTY. THE SUSPECT POURED GAS WITHIN THE INTERIOR OF THE CAMPER. THE SUSPECT THEN TOOK A 5 GALLON CONTAINER OF GAS AND POURED IT OVER HIS HEAD AND UPPER TORSO. HE ATTEMPTED TO IGNITE HIMSELF WITH A LONGNECK LIGHTER. THE NEIGHBOR CALLED 911. POLICE ARRIVED ON THE SCENE AND FOUND THE SUSPECT SITTING IN THE DOORWAY OF THE CAMPER. THE SUSPECT WAS WET AND THE AREA LOOKED WET AROUND HIM. THERE WAS A STRONG ODOR OF GAS. POLICE ATTEMPTED TO TALK THE SUSPECT INTO PUTTING DOWN THE LIGHTER HE HAD IN HIS HAND. THE SUSPECT THEN MADE A THREAT TO POUR GAS OVER THE OFFICERS. THE SUSPECT ATTEMPTED TO POUR GAS OVER THE OFFICERS. AND BEGAN ATTEMPTING TO IGNITE HIS LIGHTER. ONE OF THE OFFICER’S HAD POSSESSION OF A FIRE EXTINGUISHER. EVERY TIME THE SUSPECT ATTEMPTED TO IGNITE THE LIGHTER, THE OFFICER DISCHARGED THE EXTINGUISHER TOWARDS THE SUSPECT TO PREVENT A FIRE. FLAME IGNITION WAS OBSERVED BY OFFICERS INSIDE THE CAMPER. FIRE RETARDANT POWDER WAS USED TO FOG THE INTERIOR OF THE CAMPER TO PREVENT THE SUSPECT FROM CATCHING HIMSELF ON FIRE. POLICE ENTERED THE CAMPER TO TAKE THE SUSPECT INTO CUSTODY. THE SUSPECT DOUSED ONE OF THE OFFICERS WITH GAS. THE OFFICER DISCHARGED PEPPER SPRAY IN THE DIRECTION OF THE SUSPECT. THE SUSPECT WAS FINALLY TAKEN INTO CUSTODY. HE HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH 4 COUNTS OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, CRIMINAL ATTEMPT ARSON, 4 COUNTS OF TERRORISTIC THREATS, 4 COUNTS OF SIMPLE ASSAULT, 4 COUNTS OF RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON. RESISTING ARREST, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 07/14/2017 ON WOODBURY PIKE IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 18 YEAR OLD TANNER W. GROVE OF CLAYSBURG LOST CONTROL OF A 2000 FORD EXPLORER. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELED UP ONTO AN ADJACENT EAST CURB AND OR EMBANKMENT. THE VEHICLE ROLLED ONTO ITS PASSENGER SIDE AND ROLLED ON THE SAME EMBANKMENT. THE VEHICLE THEN ROLLED BACK ONTO THE ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE LANDED ON ITS ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


AN INCIDENT OF HARASSMENT OCCURRED 07/13/2017 AT 195 HILLTOP ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 21 YEAR OLD CHELSEA LYNNE PERINO OF CLAYSBURG REPORTED THAT SHE WAS BEING HARASSED THROUGH TEXT MESSAGES. THESE MESSAGES WERE BEING SENT TO HER ON THE TEXT NOW APPLICATION BY AN UNKNOWN NUMBER.


A FATAL MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT OCCURRED 07/14/2017 ON SCOTCH VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD MICHAEL P. FEATHERS OF CLAYSBURG OPERATING A 1995 KAWASAKI NINJA 600 WAS TRAVELING EAST AND STRUCK A DEER ON THE ROADWAY. A PASSENGER 37 YEAR OLD MISTY A. AMAN OF ALTOONA DIED AT THE SCENE.


A BURGLARY AND THEFT OCCURRED ON 07/10/2017 ALONG BUTTERMILK HOLLOW ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 25 YEAR OLD GAGE AARON GAINES OF CLAYSBURG ENTERED INTO A SHED ON THE PRIVATE PROPERTY OF 27 YEAR OLD TYLER ANTHONY DIEHL OF CLAYSBURG AND REMOVED SEVERAL ITEMS, INCLUDING A 2007 HONDA CRF 50cc MOTORBIKE. HE WAS IDENTIFIED AS HE LEFT HIS PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION AT THE SCENE. HE WAS ARRESTED IN THE AREA AND WAS TAKEN TO THE OFFICE OF MDJ ORMSBY FOR A PRELIMINARY ARRAIGNMENT. BAIL WAS SET AT 10% OF $45,000. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL.


A DUI OCCURRED ON 07/06/2017 ON US 22 WILLIAM PENN HWY IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 55 YEAR OLD WENDY KAY LEPPERT OF BLAIR MILLS,PA WAS OBSERVED SWERVING ALL OVER THE ROADWAY. SHE WAS FOUND TO BE DUI AFTER BEING STOPPED NEAR JUNIATA VALLEY RD. CHARGED WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED ON 05/22/2017 AT 801 N. 6TH AVENUE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. IT WAS REPORTED THAT 38 YEAR OLD BRANDON MICHAEL HESCOX AND HIS GIRL FRIEND WERE INVOLVED IN AN ARGUMENT AND DURING THE ARGUMENT HESCOX PICKED HIS GIRLFRIEND UP OFF OF THE GROUND BY HER ARMS AND REMOVED HER FROM THE LIVING ROOM CAUSING HER TO FALL.


ON 05/03/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO 1287 SKI GAP ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY FOR A DRUG OVERDOSE OF A 25 YEAR OLD MALE.. PRIOR TO POLICE ARRIVING EMS SECURED SUSPECTED HEROIN AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND PROVIDED IT TO POLICE. HOWEVER NO CRIMINAL ARREST CAN BE MADE DUE TO THE DRUG OVERDOSE RESPONSE IMMUNITY LAW.


ON 07/04/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO AN ASSAULT AT 13660 SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY ROAD IN TYRONE, BLAIR COUNTY. 46 YEAR OLD RICHARD EARL STIMER WAS UPSET THAT THE VICTIM A FEMALE DID NOT MAKE OR WAS NOT MOVING FAST ENOUGH TO MAKE HIM STEAKS. STIMER SEVERAL TIMES PUSHED THE FEMALE TO THE LIVING ROOM FLOOR. THE VICTIM STOOD UP AND STIMER GRABBED HER AROUND THE NECK AND STOPPED HER BREATHING. THE VICTIM DEFENDED HERSELF. STIMER PUNCHED THE FEMALE IN THE FACE. THE VICTIM FLED THE RESIDENCE AND CALLED 911. STIMER FLED THE RESIDENCE, PSP SEARCHED THE AREA WITH NEGATIVE RESULTS. THE VICTIM OBTAINED AN EMERGENCY PFA ORDER FROM MDJ JACKSON. PSP OBTAINED AN ARREST WARRANT FROM MDJ JACKSON. ON 07/05/2017 PSP DISCOVERED STIMER AT HIS RESIDENCE AND HE WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST. STIMER WAS ARRAIGNED IN FRONT OF MDJ FRED MILLER, AND BAIL WAS SET AT $15,000. STIMER WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON.


STATE POLICE WERE DISPATCHED TO 316 S. 1ST STREET IN BELLWOOD, BLAIR COUNTY ON 04/25/2017. 19 YEAR OLD JAMIE MARIE BROWER WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND ADMITTED TO INJECTING HERSELF WITH HEROIN. 42 YEAR OLD SEAN WILLIAM BUCKMASTER WAS CHARGED WITH FALSE REPORT TO LAW ENFORCEMENT.


92 YEAR OLD MICHAEL KUSINKO OF WINDBER, PA WAS KILLED IN A 2 VEHICLE CRASH ON 06/28/2017 ON WOODBURY PIKE IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. KUSINKO OPERATING A 2009 HONDA ACCORD STRUCK A 2015 CHEVY EQUINOX OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD CONSTANCE T. DIVELY OF WOODBURY,PA. KUSINKO DIED AT UPMC ALTOONA AS A RESULT OF INJURIES FROM THE CRASH.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO 2186 BURNS DR IN ALTOONA TWICE IN ONE EVENING ON 06/27/2017. A 36 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND 57 YEAR OLD CRAIG CLINTO BURNS BECAME INVOLVED IN AN ARGUMENT WHICH TURNED PHYSICAL. THE VICTIM WAS PUNCHED IN THE FACE AND KICKED IN THE HEAD BY BURNS WHILE TRYING TO SLEEP. CHARGES ARE BEING FILED AGAINST BURNS IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HARASSMENT & CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED ON 06/28/2017 AT 853 JOHNSTOWN RD IN FREEDOM TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN ARGUMENT TURNED PHYSICAL BETWEEN A 22 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM HOUTZDALE,PA AND 27 YEAR OLD BRETT ALLEN SHOENFELT OF EAST FREEDOM,PA. SHOENFELT IS ACCUSED OF BREAKING HER CELL PHONE DURING THE ALTERCATION. HE WILL BE CHARGED THROUGH DISTRICT COURT.


ON 06/26/2017, 19 YEAR OLD TYLER JONATHAN SMITH OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH DELIVERY OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, ILLEGAL USE OF A COMMUNICATION FACILITY, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA STEMMING FROM A DRUG DELIVERY TO AN UNDERCOVER TROOPER ON 03/27/2017 ON LEXINGTON AVE IN BLAIR COUNTY.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED ON 06/21/2017 ON PA ROUTE 164 IN TAYLOR TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN UNKNOWN VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND DROVE THROUGH THE GRASS LAWN OF COVE MOUNTAIN WOOD PRODUCTS. THE VEHICLE ALSO STRUCK A METAL GAS LINE PIPE WHICH WAS IN THE GRASS LAWN AREA IN FRONT OF THE STORE. THE VEHICLE THEN FLED THE SCENE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED ON 06/20/2017 AT 337 WERTZ DRIVE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. DANIELE MARIE HEPNER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG REPORTED THAT SOMEONE PUT TWO NAILS IN A VEHICLE TIRE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED ON 06/24/2017 AT A RESIDENCE OFF PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD NEAR ROUTE 865 IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE USING A FIREARM DISCHARGED A PROJECTILE(S) INTO A VEHICLE OWNED BY A 27 YEAR OLD FEMALE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON 06/18/2017 ON I-99 IN FREEDOM TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 50 YEAR OLD DOUGLAS J. HAMBLETON OF MANHEM,PA INDICATED THAT THE 2005 DODGE DURANGO HE WAS OPERATING LOST A DRIVER’S SIDE REAR WHEEL WHICH CAUSED THE VEHICLE AND TOWED VEHICLE TO LOSE CONTROL ON THE ROADWAY. THE DODGE AND THE TOWED VEHICLE ROLLED OVER ON THE PASSENGER SIDE. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WAS CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


WAYNE A. BAKER, JAY BRIAN BAKER, AND JERRY ALFRED FRYE SR WERE CHARGED AFTER ADMITTING TO ENTERING A SHED ON IRONVILLE RD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. THEY ADMITTED TO REMOVING LAWN CARE EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS ON 04/19/2017


A THEFT OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 02/06-02/10 ALONG TODD AVE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. VARIOUS ITEMS WERE REMOVED FROM A BEDROOM DRESSER BELONGING TO 79 YEAR OLD AUDREY G. COY OF HOLLIDAYSBURG. SOME OF THE JEWELRY IS IDENTIFIABLE AND ARE AS FOLLOWS: ONE PANDORA BRACELET WITH SILVER AND GOLD CHARMS, ONE GOLD RING WITH DIAMONDS, ONE NECKLACE, SILVER WITH SILVER DOLLAR PENDANT DATED 1921, ONE NECKLACE GOLD WITH MEDALLION, ONE DIAMOND RING WITH RED DIAMOND AND FOUR STONES, ONE NECKLACE WITH HEART SHAPED DIAMOND, FOUR BRAND NEW TWO DOLLAR BILLS, BAG FULL OF SILVER DOLLARS, AND VARIOUS ASIAN COINS. TOTAL AMOUNT OF THEFT IS $5,928


ON 06/15/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO 221 BALD EAGLE SPORTSMAN ROAD IN SNYDER TWP. FOR THE REPORT OF A MALE SUSPECT IDENTIFIED AS 68 YEAR OLD DON ELWOOD STEWART. HE HAD MADE THREATS TO HARM HIMSELF. UPON ARRIVAL, TROOPERS ATTEMPTED TO MAKE CONTACT WITH STEWART; HOWEVER, HE WOULD NOT ANSWER THE DOOR AFTER REPEATED ATTEMPTS. TROOPERS CHARLES PENNINGTON AND ROBERT HARVEY WERE STANDING IN STEWART’S DRIVEWAY WHEN HE CONFRONTED THEM WITH A LOADED 9MM HANDGUN. STEWART WAS IN THE OPEN DOORWAY OF HIS GARAGE AND HE POINTED HIS LOADED WEAPON AT THE TROOPERS. THE TROOPERS THEN ORDERED STEWART TO DROP HIS GUN BUT HE REFUSED TO DO SO. THE TROOPERS TOOK COVER BEHIND VEHICLES. FOR THE APPROXIMATELY 30 MINUTES, TROOPER PENNINGTON ENGAGED STEWART IN CONVERSATION. DURING THIS TIME, STEWART HAD POSSESSION OF HIS HANDGUN BUT REFUSED TO DROP IT. EVENTUALLY, STEWART PUT THE WEAPON DOWN AND WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY. IT WAS LATER DETERMINED THAT STEWART ALSO POINTED THE GUN AT HIS DAUGHTER, AND MADE A THREAT TO SHOOT HER. HE WAS CHARGED WITH 5 COUNTS OF AGGRAVATED ASSAULT, 3 COUNTS OF SIMPLE ASSAULT, 3 COUNTS OF RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON, AND 1 COUNT OF TERRORISTIC THREATS. HE IS IN THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON ON $35,000 BAIL.


ON 05/15/2017, STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO A SIMPLE ASSAULT ALONG W. PENN STREET EXT IN MARTINSBURG, PA. 31 YEAR OLD DAVID JOSHUA MOORE AND 27 YEAR OLD MARCEY DIANE MOORE GOT INTO AN ARGUMENT. DAVID IS ACCUSED OF PUNCHING THE VICTIM IN THE FACE, INJURING HER NOSE. HE THEN SHOVED HER TO THE FLOOR, INJURING HER HEAD. HE THEN THREATENED TO BURN DOWN THEIR TRAILER WITH HER STILL IN IT. HE FLED THE SCENE PRIOR TO POLICE ARRIVING.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG INITIATED AN INVESTIGATION OF STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT ON 05/31/2017. DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION, EVIDENCE WAS GATHERED WHICH INDICATED 21 YEAR OLD LUKE ANTHENY KAURUTER OF WILLIAMSBURG HAD SEXUAL INTERCOURSE WITH A 15 YEAR OLD FEMALE ON MULTIPLE OCCASIONS. ON 06/13/2017, KAURUTER WAS ARRESTED AND ARRAIGNED BEFORE MDJ AIGNER ON THE FOLLOWING CHARGES; STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT, INDECENT ASSAULT, UNLAWFUL CONTACT WITH A MINOR, AND CORRUPTION OF MINORS. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON ON 10% OF $50,000 BAIL.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON 06/11/2017 ON COVEDALE RD IN WOODBURY TWP. 37 YEAR OLD PAUL W. HUFFORD OF EAST FREEDOM LOST CONTROL OF A 2001 FORD F-150. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. THE VEHICLE BECAME EMBEDDED IN THE GUIDE RAIL AS A RESULT OF THE CRASH. POLICE ARE STILL INVESTIGATION THIS CRASH, AND BELIEVE ALCOHOL WAS A FACTOR.


ON 06/10/2017, 36 YEAR OLD CHRISTINA DENISE MORRE AND 56 YEAR OLD JORDAN IRA ZIMMERMAN BOTH FROM ALTOONA WERE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT AS A RESULT OF A FIGHT ALONG BURNS DR IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 05/24-05/25 ALONG N. 6TH STREET WITHIN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE GAINED ACCESS INTO THE RESIDENCE OF 38 YEAR OLD BRANDON MICHAEL HESCOX OF BELLWOOD AND STOLE MONEY AND JEWELRY.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 06/02-06/09 ALONG STONEHEDGE RD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. SOMEONE DAMAGED A 2011 BMW BELONGING TO 62 YEAR OLD COLEEN ANN HEIM OF HOLLIDAYSBURG.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG INITIATED AN INVESTIGATION OF STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT ON 05/03/2017. THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT 45 YEAR OLD AMY LEE MIKESIC OF NANTY GO,PA HAD SEXUAL INTERCOURSE WITH AN UNDERAGE MALE ON TWO OCCASIONS. AT THE TIME OF THE FIRST OCCURRENCE, THE MALE WAS 14 YEARS OLD. AT THE TIME OF THE SECOND OCCURRENCE, THE MALE WAS 15 YEARS OLD. ON 06/08/2017 MIKESIC WAS ARRAIGNED BEFORE MDJ PAULA AIGNER, SHE WAS CHARGED WITH STATUTORY SEXUAL ASSAULT, CORRUPTION OF MINORS, UNLAWFUL CONTACT WITH A MINOR, AND INDECENT ASSAULT. HER BAIL WAS 10% OF $100,000. SHE WAS ABLE TO POST BAIL.


HOLLIDAYSBURG STATE POLICE INVESTIGATED A COMPLAINT MADE BY A 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE, THAT HER FATHER STRUCK HER IN THE HEAD WHILE DISCIPLINING HER ON 04/23/2017 ALONG CROSS COVE RD WITHIN TAYLOR TWP.


ON 06/03/2017, 23 YEAR OLD SUZAN DAUGHENBAUGH OF TYRONE WAS CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT AS A RESULT OF AN INCIDENT IN THE AREA OF 2071 N. TUCKAHOE RD, ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG INVESTIGATED AN ATTEMPTED ACCESS DEVICE FRAUD. ON 06/05/2017, 33 YEAR OLD ERIC NIKLIS BRIDENBAUGH OF DEER FIELD LANE IN ALTOONA WAS NOTIFIED BY LIFELOCK THAT SOMEONE MAY HAVE ATTEMPTED TO OPEN AN ACCOUNT BY FRAUDULENTLY USING HIS NAME. NO THEFT OCCURRED.


21 YEAR OLD JACOB DAVIS DORMINY OF WARRIORS MARK WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AFTER CRASHING HIS 2006 JEEP WRANGLER INTO THE MIDWAY STORAGE UNIT ON SOUTH EAGLE VALLEY RD IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY ON 04/20/2017. LAB RESULTS INDICATED DORMINY WAS IN EXCESS OF THE LEGAL BLOOD ALCOHOL LIMIT.


24 YEAR OLD CHAD ANTHONY DEAN OF TYRONE WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AFTER TROOPERS RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE ON NORTH TUCKAHOE RD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY ON 06/03/2017 FOR A STOLEN VEHICLE AND DISCOVERED DEAN WHO WAS INTOXICATED AND ADMITTED TO DRIVING.


ON 04/22/2017, 25 YEAR OLD AUTUMN MARIE ROLAND OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED FOR PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS AFTER SHE WAS THE PASSENGER OF A VEHICLE WHOSE OPERATOR WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI AND EXITED THE VEHICLE YELLING AND EXHIBITING SIGNS OF INTOXICATION. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED ON GRANT AVE IN LOGAN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


ON 05/10/2017 ON 254 MEADE ST IN SNYDER TWP, 21 YEAR OLD SHELBY FIGARD OF TYRONE WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF GLASS SMOKING DEVICES AND REPORTED THAT SHE USED THEM TO SMOKE MARIJUANA. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


ON 06/01/2017 AT 1322 BEL TIP RD IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 29 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN WRYE FROM WARRIORS MARK STRUCK 26 YEAR OLD MATTHEW LEWIS OF TYRONE IN THE FACE DURING A VERBAL ARGUMENT. WRYE WILL BE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


on 05/09/2017, 75 YEAR OLD PAUL FRANKLIN BOWSER OF HOLLIDAYSBURG REPORTED THAT MONEY WAS TAKEN FROM HIS RESIDENCE ON LOCKE MOUNTAIN RD.


BETWEEN 05/05-05/06 A THEFT FROM MOTOR VEHICLES OCCURRED AT TWO LOCATIONS, AT 195 GRAZIERVILLE RD, AND 482 TIPTON RD IN ANTIS TWP. SOMEONE ENTERED VEHICLES BELONGING TO DOUGLAS PETERSON AND KATHY KEAGY OF TYRONE. A FLASHLIGHT WAS TAKEN FROM ONE VEHICLE AND GAS WAS SIPHONED FROM TWO OF THE VEHICLES. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED ON 05/07/2017 AT 180 BALD EAGLE SPORTSMAN RD IN SNYDER TWP. 30 YEAR OLD RANDY RALPH EAMIGH OF TYRONE ASSAULTED 39 YEAR OLD STEPHANIE MARIE BROWER OF TYRONE. EAMIGH WAS COMMITTED TO THE BLAIR COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF $2,500 BAIL.


ON 05/29/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO AN INCIDENT ON RODEO DR & HOOVER LN IN SNYDER TWP. AFTER BEING TOLD NUMEROUS TIMES TO STAY OFF THE PROPERTY OF MELVIN AND DEBORAH ROMANO OF TYRONE, A 17 YEAR OLD MALE VIOLATED THAT REQUEST. THE ROMANO’S CHASED THE MALE OFF THE PROPERTY TO THE ROADWAY, WHERE THEY ENGAGED IN FIGHTING AND TUMULTUOUS BEHAVIOR, WITH 67 YEAR OLD DEBORAH ROMANO SWINGING A METAL BAT OR BAR AT A PICKUP TRUCK CAUSING DAMAGE.


ON 05/26/2017 AN UNKNOWN PERSON(S) ENTERED THE RESIDENCE OF LISA LUCINDA REIGHARD LOCATED AT 903 LOWER CLOVER CREEK RD IN WILLIAMSBURG, BLAIR COUNTY. VARIOUS PIECES OF JEWELRY WERE STOLEN. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON 05/14/2017 ON ACCESS ROAD IN GREENFIELD TWP. 19 YEAR OLD CHASE N. SHAFFER OF SCHELLSBURG,PA OPERATING A 2006 CHEVY, BACKED INTO A PENNDOT FENCE WHILE ATTEMPTING TO PARK. SHAFFER FELL ASLEEP WHILE SEATED IN THE DRIVER SEAT AFTER CRASHING INTO THE FENCE. A PASSING MOTORIST OBSERVED THE VEHICLE PARKED IN A PARKING LOT WITH THE DRIVER SLUMPED OVER THE STEERING WHEEL. POLICE AND AMED ARRIVED ON THE SCENE. THE DRIVER EXHIBITED INDICATORS OF INTOXICATION AND WAS ARRESTED AT THE SCENE. HE WAS TRANSPORTED TO NASON HOSPITAL FOR A BLOOD TEST. HE WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI ALCOHOL AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES, CARELESS DRIVING, AND SEVERAL OTHER RELATED CHARGES.


ON 05/23/2017, A 2011 HYUNDAI VERACRUZ, BROWN IN COLOR OWNED BY 28 YEAR OLD SARAH ANN LYNCH OF GALLITZIN WAS STOLEN FROM TURKEY VALLEY ROAD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-2100


ON 05/19/2017 AN ASSAULT TOOK PLACE ALONG LAUREL STREET IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 44 YEAR OLD BRYAN THOMAS KELLER OF TYRONE WAS INTOXICATED AND ARGUING WITH HIS GIRL FRIEND 31 YEAR OLD APRYLE-LYNN HOOVER. HOOVER FLED AND HID WITHIN A CLOSET INSIDE HER RESIDENCE. KELLER WENT TO A NEIGHBOR’S HOUSE, 35 YEAR OLD BRIAN WALTER WHERE HE UNLAWFULLY ENTERED INTO HIS RESIDENCE AND ASSAULTED WALTER. AFTER WALTER FORCED KELLER OUT OF THE RESIDENCE AND SLAMMED THE DOOR SHUT, KELLER TURNED HIS ATTENTION TOWARDS ANOTHER NEIGHBOR 46 YEAR OLD SCOTT ALLOCCO WHO WAS OUTSIDE THE RESIDENCE. KELLER TACKLED ALLOCCO, FORCING HIM TO THE GROUND AND CAUSING INJURY. WHILE STRADDLING ALLOCCO, KELLER BEGAN TO CHOKE ALLOCCO. ALLOCCO INSTRUCTED HIS SON TO CALL 911; KELLER TURNED HIS ATTENTION TO GAINING ENTRY INTO ALLOCCO’S RESIDENCE. KELLER KICKED THE SCREEN DOOR AND GAINED PARTIAL ENTRY BUT COULD NOT PASS THRU THE LOCKED DOOR. IN FRUSTRATION KELLER STOLE ALLOCCO’S CELL PHONE. KELLER THEN BROKE INTO HOOVER’S RESIDENCE WHERE HE FOUND HER HIDING IN A CLOSET WITH HER 7 YEAR OLD SON. KELLER PUNCHED HOOVER IN THE FACE TWICE, THEN GRABBED HER BY THE HAIR. KELLER THEN BIT HER ON HER CHEEK BEFORE FLEEING THE SCENE.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARE INVESTIGATING A THEFT THAT OCCURRED ON 04/12/2017 AT A DOCTOR’S OFFICE IN ANTIS TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. MONEY WAS TAKEN FROM THE OFFICE.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED ON 04/13/2017 ON KETTLE ROAD IN TYRONE TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. AN UNKNOWN VEHICLE STRUCK A WOODEN FENCE AT 121 RUSTIC HOLLOW RD WHICH IS AT THE INTERSECTION WITH KETTLE ROAD. THE FENCE WAS IN THE FRONT YARD, BUT WAS PARALLEL TO KETTLE ROAD AND NEXT TO RUSTIC HOLLOW RD. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE SCENE WITHOUT NOTIFYING THE POLICE OR PROPERTY OWNER.


21 YEAR OLD PAUL JAMES PROSSER OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED BASED ON A WARRANT FOR DELIVERY OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE THAT OCCURRED ON 07/21/2016 ON 7TH STREET IN ALTOONA. HE SOLD MARIJUANA TO AN UNDERCOVER STATE TROOPER.


23 YEAR OLD COTEY WILLIAM WIGFIELD OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED BASED ON A WARRANT FOR DELIVERY OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE THAT OCCURRED ON 07/21/2016 ON 5TH AVE IN ALTOONA. WIGFIELD SOLD MARIJUANA AND PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION TO AN UNDERCOVER STATE TROOPER.


29 YEAR OLD SHANE WARREN BENSON OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED BASED ON A WARRANT FOR DELIVERY OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE THAT OCCURRED ON 07/15/2016 ON 6TH AVE & 11 STREET IN ALTOONA. BENSON SOLD PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION TO AN UNDERCOVER STATE TROOPER.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG CHARGED A 15 YEAR OLD FEMALE WITH DISORDERLY CONDUCT FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT ON 05/16/2017 ALONG BEDFORD STREET IN CLAYSBURG. THE FEMALE ENGAGED IN A FIGHT AND TUMULTUOUS BEHAVIOR.


BETWEEN 05/02/2016-08/01/2016, 29 YEAR OLD JOHN ROBERT RUPERT OF HESSTON,PA WAS EMPLOYED BY LEGACY TRUCKING. WHILE WORKING THERE HE IS ACCUSED OF STEALING A POWER TOOL VALUED AT $480 FROM ANOTHER EMPLOYEE, 23 YEAR OLD ALEXANDER LEE DECKER OF BELLWOOD,PA. THE POWER TOOL WAS FOUND TO BE WITHIN RUPERT’S POSSESSION WHEN HE WAS WORKING FOR ANOTHER TRUCKING BUSINESS.


ON 05/08/2017 A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED AT THE COVE FORGE BEHAVIOR HEALTH FACILITY IN WILLIAMSBURG, PA. 25 YEAR OLD PATRICK DON DUFFY ON GLENSHAW,PA DID NOT AGREE WITH HOW HIS TREATMENT WAS BEING FACILITATED, SO HE INTENTIONALLY BROKE A PAVILION TENT.


ON 05/14/2017 A DOMESTIC ARGUMENT TURNED PHYSICAL AT 434 BRUSH MOUNTAIN RD IN FRANKSTOWN TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. 30 YEAR OLD ANDREW NOVAK IS ACCUSED OF CHOKING A 29 YEAR OLD FEMALE. AFTER THE FEMALE GOT FREE FROM HIM, HE IS ACCUSED OF SHOVING HER TO THE BATHROOM FLOOR. THE VICTIM SUSTAINED WOUNDS AND CONTUSIONS TO HER FOREARM AND KNEE. PART OF THE ALTERCATION WAS OVER DRUG USE, AND DRUG POSSESSION AT THE RESIDENCE. PRIOR TO STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARRIVING ON THE SCENE. THE SUSPECT LOCKED HIMSELF IN THE BATHROOM. DURING THE INVESTIGATION, A SYRINGE WHICH HAD NO MEDICAL PURPOSE WAS FOUND IN THE SAME BATHROOM THAT THE SUSPECT WAS LOCKED IN. NOVAK WAS ARRAIGNED ON CHARGES OF STRANGULATION, SIMPLE ASSAULT, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, HARASSMENT, DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED LICENSE ( DUI SUSPENDED ) AND EXPIRED REGISTRATION. HE WAS PLACED IN THE BLAIR COUNTY PRISON ON $10,000 BAIL.


ON 04/21/2017,  34 YEAR OLD JOEY JAMES MOSES OF ROARING SPRING ENTERED THE DRIVE THRU AT THE BURGER KING IN ROARING SPRING AT 7:10 AM, DUE TO BEING INTOXICATED MOSES DISRUPTED SERVICE AT THE RESTAURANT AS HE WAS SO IMPAIRED HE HAD DIFFICULTY ORDERING FOOD. MOSES ACTIONS DELAYED SERVICE TO OTHER DRIVE THRU CUSTOMERS. MOSES RECEIVED HIS ORDER AND DROVE AWAY. MOSES ENTERED ONTO ROUTE 164 AND TRAVELED EAST IN THE MIDDLE TURNING TRAVEL LANE AND WAS LAST OBSERVED HEADING TOWARDS NASON DR. BLAIR COUNTY 911 WAS CONTACTED AND STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG WAS DISPATCHED. PATROL WAS MET WITH NEGATIVE RESULTS. STATE POLICE WAS THEN NOTIFIED THAT AMED WAS EN ROUTE TO THE GIANT EAGLE PLAZA IN REGARDS TO AN UNRESPONSIVE MALE BEHIND THE WHEEL OF A VEHICLE WHICH WAS PARKED IN THE REAR OF THE PUFF SUPER VALUE. PRIOR TO PSP ARRIVAL, MOSES LEFT THE PARAMEDICS AND THE SCENE. PARAMEDICS OBTAINED A VEHICLE DESCRIPTION AND REGISTRATION. POLICE SEARCHED PLUM CREEK RD AND ARRIVED AT MOSES’S RESIDENCE. MOSES NOR THE VEHICLE WERE AT THE RESIDENCE. PATROLS ON PLUM CREEK RD CONTINUED. MOSES PASSED A PATROL UNIT AND SPED OFF TOWARDS HIS RESIDENCE. MOSES PULLED INTO HIS DRIVEWAY, CAME TO A SLIDING STOP, AND WAS SHOCKED TO FIND A TROOPER PARKED AT HIS RESIDENCE SPEAKING WITH HIS PARENTS. MOSES EXHIBITED SIGNS OF INTOXICATION. MOSES HAD DRUG PARAPHERNALIA ON HIS PERSON. MOSES WAS ARRESTED AT THE SCENE AND TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA TO HAVE BLOOD DRAWN TO DETERMINE HIS BLOOD ALCOHOL CONTENT PERCENTAGE AND OTHER TOXICOLOGY. HE HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH DUI ( ALCOHOL AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES ) POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, AND OTHER TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.


A 2 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON 05/09/2017 ON COTTONTOWN RD IN GREENFIELD TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. A 2012 CHEVY IMPALA OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD MARK A. MOYER OF ALTOONA WAS TRAVELING SOUTH ON ROUTE 535, A 2004 CHEVY CAVALIER OPERATED BY 55 YEAR OLD JOHN A. WALTER OF MANNS CHOICE,PA WAS TRAVELING WEST ON ROUTE 3005. THE IMPALA STOPPED AT A POSTED STOP SIGN AT THE INTERSECTION WITH ROUTE 3005. THE IMPALA WAS MAKING A RIGHT TURN, AND TRAVELED SOUTHWEST INTO THE INTERSECTION. THE IMPALA ENTERED INTO THE WEST LANE OF ROUTE 3005. AT THE SAME TIME THE CAVALIER TRAVELED OVER A SMALL CREST IN THE HILL. THE DRIVER OF THE CAVALIER BRAKED AS HE OBSERVED THE IMPALA’S MOVEMENT AND THE IMPALA BEING IN HIS LANE OF TRAVEL. THE CAVALIER STEERED TO THE LEFT. AT POINT OF IMPACT, THE CAVALIER’S FRONT PASSENGER CORNER IMPACTED THE IMPALA’S DRIVER FRONT SIDE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ROADWAY. NO REPORTED INJURIES, AND THE DRIVER OF THE IMPALA IS BEING CHARGED.


ON 05/11/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG RESPONDED TO A 911 CALL TO CHECK ON A MOTORIST AT SHEETZ IN GREENFIELD TWP. UPON ARRIVAL POLICE FOUND 22 YEAR OLD KYLE IRVIN DELANEY OF CLAYSBURG SLEEPING IN HIS VEHICLE. DELANEY FELL ASLEEP WHILE WAITING ON HIS MTO SANDWICH. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT DELANEY WAS DUI AND SUBSEQUENTLY CHARGES.


ON 04/29/2017, 24 YEAR OLD BRANDON MICHAEL HIMES OF ALTOONA WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST BY STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG FOR DUI DURING A ROVING CHECKPOINT ON E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD AND 17TH STREET IN THE CITY OF ALTOONA. THE LAB RESULTS WERE OBTAINED AND HIMES WAS ABOVE THE LEGAL LIMIT. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


ON 04/19/2017, 22 YEAR OLD TYLER SCOTT HOLLEN OF BELLWOOD,PA WAS PLACED UNDER ARREST BY STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AFTER HE WAS FOUND SLEEPING BEHIND THE WHEEL IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT OF A VEHICLE AS IT WAS PARKED ON THE SHOULDER OF E. PLEASANT VALLEY BLVD. THE VEHICLE WAS STILL RUNNING AND HOLLEN DISPLAYED SEVERAL SIGNS OF BEING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS. HOLLEN REFUSED A BLOOD TEST. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED ON 05/06/2017 ON OLD 6TH AVENUE RD IN ANTIS TWP,BLAIR COUNTY. AN UNKNOWN VEHICLE STRUCK THE WIRES OF A UTILITY POLE THAT WAS HANGING LOW ACROSS THE ROAD DUE TO HEAVY RAIN AND WIND. THE WIRES BROKE FREE FROM THE POLE, WHICH LEFT LIVE WIRES TO LAND ON THE ROADWAY. THE UNKNOWN VEHICLE FAILED TO REMAIN ON THE SCENE AND FAILED TO CONTACT POLICE.


ON 05/06/2017, 47 YEAR OLD WILLIAM JAMES WAITE OF TYRONE REPORTED THAT UNKNOWN PERSON(S) ARE LIVING IN A TENT ON HIS PROPERTY LOCATED IN A WOODED AREA NORTH OF RESERVOIR DRIVE IN SNYDER TWP, BLAIR COUNTY. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG AT 696-6100


A 2 VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON RITZ ROAD IN ANTIS TWP BLAIR COUNTY ON 05/06/2017. A 2014 JEEP COMPASS OPERATED BY 38 YEAR OLD BRIAN L. NELSON OF TYRONE WAS STOPPED AT A STEADY RED LIGHT ALONG ROUTE 764 AT THE INTERSECTION WITH EAST PLEASANT VALLEY BLD. THE JEEP WAS STRUCK BY A 2015 BUICK VERANO OPERATED BY 42 YEAR OLD KEVIN A. BOWMAN OF ALTOONA. BOWMAN WAS TAKEN TO UPMC ALTOONA. AND HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


40 YEAR OLD RYAN IZZAC MELLOTT OF WILLIAMSBURG,PA IS BEING CHARGED WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS AFTER HE WAS TOLD NUMEROUS TIMES TO STAY OFF THE PROPERTY OF AMANDA DAWN BIDDLE LOCATED ON BIDDLE RD IN WOODBURY TWP.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARE CHARGING 20 YEAR OLD OMARIO WILLIAMS WITH SEVERAL DRUG VIOLATIONS STEMMING FROM INCIDENTS IN LOGAN TWP.


STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARE INVESTIGATING A CRIMINAL TRESPASS THAT OCCURRED ON 04/02/2017 ON SUSAN AVENUE IN FRANKSTOWN TWP. 2 ADULT MALES AND AN ADULT FEMALE ENTERED THE RESIDENCE AND LEFT BEHIND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


ON 04/04/2017 STATE POLICE IN HOLLIDAYSBURG ARE INVESTIGATING A DOMESTIC DISPUTE BETWEEN A MALE & A FEMALE AT 303 EAST 1ST STREET IN WILLIAMSBURG BOROUGH.


ON 05/01/2017 POLICE RESPONDED TO 1379 GRANDVIEW RD IN ANTIS TWP BLAIR COUNTY FOR A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCIDENT. 55 YEAR OLD EDWARD WILLIAM CLEMENS OF ALTOONA WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH SIMPLE ASSAULT, HARASSMENT, AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF. HE WAS ARRAIGNED IN FRONT OF MDJ MILLER AND RELEASED ON BAIL.


ON 05/01/2017 A 50 YEAR OLD FEMALE REPORTED THAT A 37 YEAR OLD MALE KICKED HER IN THE BACK DURING AN ARGUMENT AT 130 RIVER RD IN TYRONE,PA. CHARGES ARE BEING FILED IN DISTRICT COURT


ON 04/29/2017 A 63 YEAR OLD MALE FROM ASHVILLE,PA WAS FOUND TO BE D.U.I. DURING A TRAFFIC STOP ON 8TH AVE & 18TH STREET IN ALTOONA. CHARGES ARE PENDING BLOOD RESULTS FROM UPMC ALTOONA.


ON 04/13/2017 AN UNKNOWN PERSON(S) MOVED 13 TIRES FROM A FERTILIZER PILE TO A FARM ACCESS ROAD ON THE BIDDLE PROPERTY LOCATED AT 164 MILL HILL RD IN WILLIAMSBURG,PA.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED ON 04/06/2017 ON I-99 IN SNYDER TWP,BLAIR COUNTY. 24 YEAR OLD PAUL D. BECKWITH OF PHILADELPHIA LOST CONTROL OF A 2007 CHEVY UPLANDER. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OVER A GUIDE RAIL AND ROLLED ONTO IT’S ROOF. THE DRIVER FLED THE SCENE AND DID NOT REPORT THE CRASH TO POLICE. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


ON 04/13/2017 POLICE FOUND AN ORANGE PILL BOTTLE CONTAINING PILLS ALONG I-99 IN SNYDER TWP,BLAIR COUNTY DURING A CRASH INVESTIGATION.

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