SOMERSET STATE POLICE REPORTS

THIS PAGE WAS UPDATED 06/20/2018 AT 6:59 PM

 

A DUI OCCURRED 06/01/2018 IN URSINA BOROUGH. NATALIE CRISSON WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE AFTER USING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. SHE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/17/2018 ON THE 600 BLOCK OF S. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. 37 YEAR OLD JARRIS DENARD MAYFIELD WAS ARRESTED FOR SUSPICION OF DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP.


AN ASSAULT OCCURRED 06/15/2018 IN MEYERSDALE BOROUGH. 31 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY SUTTON KICKED IN THE BACK DOOR OF MICHAEL BRISKEY’S RESIDENCE. SUTTON THEN FOUND HIS FIANCE IN BRISKEY’S BEDROOM. SUTTON THEN ASSAULTED BRISKEY IN HIS BEDROOM WITH HIS FIANCE PRESENT. SUTTON THEN FLED THE SCENE AND WAS LOCATED A SHORT DISTANCE AWAY. HE WAS ARRAIGNED ON CHARGES OF BURGLARY, CRIMINAL TRESPASS, SIMPLE ASSAULT, STRANGULATION, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, AND HARASSMENT. BAIL WAS SET AT $1,000.00 STRAIGHT BAIL.

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A VEHICLE VS DEER OCCURRED 06/19/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN ALLEGHENY TWP. 50 YEAR OLD RONALD R. DUNMYER OF ROCKWOOD,PA STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2009 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER, 42 YEAR OLD PRESSLEY W. WEST WERE NOT INJURED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/18/2018 ON ROUTE 4001 IN LINCOLN TWP. 18 YEAR OLD DEVIN J. CABLE OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 CHEVY COBALT. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A BRICK ENCASED MAILBOX. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/26/2018 ALONG SOUTHWIND CIRCLE IN MIDDLECREEK TWP. A 28 YEAR OLD MALE FROM MCDONALD,PA WAS CHARGED AFTER PUSHING A 27 YEAR OLD FEMALE DURING AN ARGUMENT.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/10/2018 ON STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 37 YEAR OLD JASON BAILEY OF BERLIN WAS FOUND PASSED OUT BEHIND THE WHEEL OF HIS VEHICLE IN THE PARKING LOT OF MOSTELLER’S GAS STATION. HE WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS AND ALCOHOL.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/17/2018 ON THE 110 BLOCK OF N. CENTER STREET IN SOMERSET TWP. 32 YEAR OLD ADAM RICHARD LLOYD WAS ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP.


AN ACCESS DEVICE FRAUD OCCURRED 06/14/2018 ON HILLTOP ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 31 YEAR OLD CARRIE WALKER OF FRIEDENS REPORTED SOMEONE USED HER CREDIT CARD TO MAKE PURCHASES WITHOUT HER CONSENT. THE TOTAL AMOUNT WAS $800.00


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 06/13/2018 ON VILLAGE DRIVE IN SEVEN SPRINGS BOROUGH. 35 YEAR OLD STEVEN A. RITENOUR OF ACME,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2001 FORD ESCAPE. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY STRIKING A 30 MPH SPEED LIMIT SIGN. THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED DOWN AN EMBANKMENT STRIKING A TREE HEAD ON. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER, 21 YEAR OLD BRANDON A. RITENOUR FLED THE SCENE AFTER TRYING TO REMOVE THE LICENSE PLATE FROM THE VEHICLE.


A VEHICLE VS DEER OCCURRED 06/17/2018 ON LINCOLN HWY IN STONYCREEK TWP. 32 YEAR OLD AMANDA L. GALLAGHER OF N. VERSAILLES,PA STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2011 KIA SOUL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/11/2018 ON W. SANNER ROAD IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. 46 YEAR OLD MICHAEL ALLEN HORNING OF SOMERSET WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. IT WAS DETERMINE HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A SCHEDULE 1 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. HE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES PENDING NMS LAB REPORT.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/09/2018 ON THE 300 BLOCK OF JEFFERSON AVE IN WINDBER BOROUGH. 28 YEAR OLD JUSTIN KEVIN RODGERS OF JEROME,PA WAS ARRESTED FOR DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI OCCURRED 06/07/2018 ON BLACK HILL ROAD IN JENNER TWP. 34 YEAR OLD JOSIAH DAVID COOK OF STOYSTOWN WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A SCHEDULED 1 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. HE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES ARE PENDING NMS LAB REPORT


A DUI OCCURRED 06/13/2018 ON NEW CENTERVILLE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 17 YEAR OLD JUVENILE WAS INVOLVED IN A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH. IT WAS DETERMINED THE JUVENILE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. THE JUVENILE WAS ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF DUI.


A THEFT OCCURRED 05/27/2018 AT 122 BLUEBIRD SPRINGS ROAD IN LINCOLN TWP. SOMEONE STOLE A SIDE BY SIDE BELONGING TO THOMAS GRADEN FRIEDLINE. THE VEHICLE WAS RETURNED THE NEXT MORNING. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN SOMERSET.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/26/2018 ON THE 300 BLOCK OF STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 28 YEAR OLD JACOB HANLEY OF SOMERSET WAS FOUND TO BE DUI DURING A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 06/02/2018 AT 117 WELLS CREEK ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 51 YEAR OLD MALE FROM FRIEDENS,PA ENGAGED IN A LOUD ARGUMENT FOLLOWING TAMPERING WITH ELECTRIC SUPPLY TO A RESIDENCE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/08/2018 ON WELSH HILL ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 15 YEAR OLD MALE FROM FRIEDENS,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2014 CHEVY CRUZE. THE VEHICLE LEFT TH ROADWAY STRIKING A SHED ALONG THE WESTBOUND EDGE OF THE ROAD. THE VEHICLE TRAVELED THROUGH BOTH WALLS OF THE SHED AND STRUCK A RESIDENCE LOCATED AT 234 WELSH ROAD. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 06/10/2018 AT 176 STOY ROAD IN MILFORD TWP. KIYAN MICHAL FISHER OF SOMERSET WAS ASSAULTED BY SEVERAL UNKNOWN BLACK MALES AT A LARGE PARTY AT THE LISTED LOCATION. DURING THE ASSAULT, ONE OF THE MALE’S FIRED A SINGLE ROUND FROM A HANDGUN INTO THE AIR. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 06/07/2018 ON FOREST HILLS DRIVE IN WINDBER BOROUGH. POLICE WERE ALERTED TO AN INCIDENT INVOLVING TWO FEMALES AGES 37 & 35. NO FURTHER DETAILS WERE PROVIDED.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/10/2018 ON KINGWOOD ROAD IN MILFORD TWP. A 2015 FORD FLEX OPERATED BY 54 YEAR OLD AMY J. WEIMER OF ROCKWOOD,PA STRUCK THE READ END OF A 2013 NISSAN PATHFINDER OPERATED BY 47 YEAR OLD GRACE A. SHAFFER OF BOYNTON,PA. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WILL BE CHARGED.


A TWO VEHICLE INCIDENT OCCURRED 06/11/2018 AT 1730 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2012 FORD F350 PULLING A TRAILER STRUCK A PARKED 2015 JEEP WRANGLER IN THE PARKING LOT OF LOWE’S STORE.


A THEFT OCCURRED 06/09/2018 ON KIMMELTON ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP. SOMEONE TOOK A YELLOW WEEDWHACKER AND 5 GALLONS OF GAS FROM AN UNLOCKED SHED BELONGING TO 41 YEAR OLD CARRIE FRANCE OF STOYSTOWN,PA. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE IN SOMERSET.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/11/2018 ON SEANOR ROAD IN PAINT TWP. 49 YEAR OLD JEFFREY D. EMERICK OF JOHNSTOWN,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2004 FORD F150. THE VEHICLE SWERVED TO AVOID COLLISION WITH DEER THAT HAD CROSSED THE ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELED DOWN A HILL STRIKING A TREE HEAD ON. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 06/08/2018 ON ROCKDALE ROAD IN BLACK TWP. A BOBCAT SKID STEER LDR T 250 OPERATED BY 49 YEAR OLD BRUCE A. OHLER OF ROCKWOOD,PA WAS DRIVING ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OF THE ROADWAY WHEN A 1983 CHEVY OPERATED BY 58 YEAR OLD JAY L. KNOPSNYDER OF ROCKWOOD WAS SPEEDING AND CRASHED INTO THE SIDE OF THE SKID STEER. THE CHEVY THEN FLED THE SCENE.


A RETAIL THEFT OCCURRED 06/08/2018 AT 877 STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 73 YEAR OLD JAY WATKINS OF FRIEDENS,PA  LEFT THE MOSTOLLER’S CONVENIENCE STORE WITHOUT PAYING FOR A $1.29 CHOCOLATE MILK.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 06/09/2018 ON WONDERLAND TRL IN JENNER TWP. SOMEONE DAMAGED A FLAG POLE BELONGING TO A 25 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM BOSWELL. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/10/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN LINCOLN TWP. 18 YEAR OLD MALLORY N. COLEGROVE OF ALTOONA,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2007 CHEVY TRAIL BLAZER. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY DESTROYING THE GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


AN ANIMAL ABUSE INCIDENT OCCURRED 06/03/2018 ON YODER ROAD IN SUMMIT TWP. 3 DOGS WERE SEIZED FOR ABUSE. A 32 YEAR OLD MALE FROM MEYERSDALE HAS BEEN CHARGED. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION THAT MAY ASSIST THIS INVESTIGATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A THEFT OCCURRED 06/03/2018 AT 2028 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. 40 YEAR OLD CRYSTAL MACURA OF FALL RIVER,MA WAS SCAMMED OUT OF $600 AT WALMART RELATIVE TO A RENTAL PROPERTY.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/29/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN LINCOLN TWP. A 27 YEAR OLD MALE FROM JOHNSTOWN,PA WAS ARRESTED FOR OPERATING A VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WAS SEIZED FROM THE VEHICLE.


A DRUG POSSESSION OCCURRED 05/20/2018 ON GARRETT SHORTCUT ROAD IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. DRUG WERE FOUND IN A VEHICLE OPERATED BY A 19 YEAR OLD MALE FROM BERLIN DURING A TRAFFIC STOP. ANYONE HAVING INFORMATION THAT MAY ASSIST THIS INVESTIGATION IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 06/06/2018 ON PITT STREET IN JENNERSTOWN BOROUGH. ZACHARY EPPLEY DROVE HIS VEHICLE THROUGH THE FIELDS CAUSING SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE. THE FIELDS WERE OWNED BY A FARM WHO USES THEM TO MAKE HAY.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/05/2018 ON CUMBERLAND HWY IN LARIMER TWP. 64 YEAR OLD SANDRA K. STONE OF MEYERSDALE LOST CONTROL OF A 2008 SUBARU IMPREZA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT AND THEN OVERTURNED. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO MEYERSDALE HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED 05/25/2018 ON JERSEY HOLLOW ROAD IN TURKEYFOOT TWP. 56 YEAR OLD DONALD EUGENE RUGG OF CONFLUENCE REPORTED A 2016 CHEVY CRUZE STOLEN.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/11/2018 ON LINCOLN HWY AT BALTIMORE ROAD. 69 YEAR OLD JAMES U. LAFFERTY OF BUFFALO MILLS, PA WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI AFTER POLICE WERE CALLED ABOUT A VEHICLE ALONG THE SIDE OF THE ROAD.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 06/01/2018-06/05/2018 AT 656 MONUMENT DRIVE IN SHADE TWP. SOMEONE USED FORCE TO ENTER THE CAIRNBROOKE COMMUNITY CENTER. ONCE INSIDE SOMEONE REMOVED SEVERAL FIBERGLASS PICNIC TABLES, PLASTIC FOLDING CHAIRS AND METAL FOLDING CHAIRS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DUI OCCURRED 05/21/2018 IN SOMERSET TWP. RICHARD KELLY WAS CHARGED WITH DUI AFTER OPERATING A VEHICLE AFTER USING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. HE WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH POSSESSING A PROHIBITIVE OFFENSIVE WEAPON.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 05/30/2018 ON MASON DIXON HWY IN SUMMIT TWP. 20 YEAR OLD CODY A. SAUMIER OF MEYERSDALE OPERATING A 2002 CHEVY CAVILER STRUCK THE SOMERSET TRUST BANK SIGN. HE FLED THE SCENE, BUT LATER CALLED TO REPORT THE INCIDENT. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE INCIDENT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/31/2018 AT 191 LOWRY ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 39 YEAR OLD RICHARD ANTHONY AND 36 YEAR OLD STACEY ANTHONY WERE CHARGED AFTER A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/01/2018 ON BERLIN PLANK ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2014 CHRYSLER 200 OPERATED BY 32 YEAR OLD AMANDA D. SHAW OF CENTRAL CITY STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2011 FORD ESCAPE OPERATED BY 46 YEAR OLD KELLEY KELLY OF GARRETT,PA. THE DRIVER OF THE CHRYSLER RECEIVED A SUSPECTED MINOR INJURY AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/25/2018 ON ROUTE 219 IN SOMERSET TWP. STATE POLICE CONDUCTED A TRAFFIC STOP ON A VEHICLE TRAVELING 82MPH IN A 65MPH ZONE. 20 YEAR OLD EVAN AUMAN OF SHANKSVILLE WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA WAS FOUND IN THE VEHICLE. HE WAS ARRESTED FOR DUI.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/23/2018 IN LINCOLN HWY. BOYD WILLIAMSON OF WEST VIRGINIA WAS LOCATED IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. WILLIAMSON HAD AN ACTIVE WARRANT. WILLIAMSON WAS IN A VEHICLE IN WHICH THERE WERE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES AND PARAPHERNALIA. WILLIAMSON WAS ARRAIGNED AND PLACE IN THE SOMERSET COUNTY JAIL.

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A DUI OCCURRED 06/03/2018 ON ROUTE 985 IN LINCOLN TWP. 33 YEAR OLD JAMES R. GOTTSCHALK JR OF BOSWELL WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI AS A RESULT OF A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 05/28/2018 AT THE QUEMAHONING DAM BOAT LAUNCH. 45 YEAR OLD  MICHAEL D. SWARTZWELDER OF SOMERSET WAS HARASSING PEOPLE AT THE LISTED LOCATION WHILE HE WAS HIGHLY INTOXICATED.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 06/01/2018 ON BEAVER AVE IN SHADE TWP. 56 YEAR OLD JAMES LEONARD RICE OF CAIRNBROOK,PA WAS CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF HARASSMENT FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT WITH A 47 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND A 25 YEAR OLD MALE.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 06/02/2018 ON RED GOOSE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 61 YEAR OLD BRUCE F. CANONICO OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 1978 FORD RANCHERO. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A POST. THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED ACROSS BOTH LANES OF TRAVEL AND INTO SEVERAL BIG ROCK BOULDERS. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 06/02/2018 AT 3416 GRAHAM AVE IN PAINT TWP. SOMEONE DAMAGED A DOOR HANDLE AT THE RESIDENCE OF A 58 YEAR OLD MALE FROM WINDBER. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A MOTORCYCLE VS DEER OCCURRED 05/30/2018 ON NATIONAL PIKE IN ADDISON TWP.  61 YEAR OLD AUGUST M. ROBINSON OF GLEN DALE,WV STRUCK A DEER WITH A 2013 HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLHTCUS8-ULTRA CLASSIC. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WILL NOT BE CHARGED.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/30/2018 ON MILL ROAD IN MILFORD TWP. 48 YEAR OLD SHERRIE STEVANUS AND 23 YEAR OLD STEPHANIE NAGLE GOT INTO A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION DURING A CUSTODY EXCHANGE. BOTH WERE CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT


A DUI OCCURRED 05/13/2018 AT 1189 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A VEHICLE OPERATED BY A 20 YEAR OLD MALE FROM SOMERSET WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT THE OPERATOR WAS DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A SCHEDULED 1 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, CHARGES ARE PENDING NMS LAB RESULTS.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/28/2018 ON THE 700 BLOCK OF S. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. 42 YEAR OLD TODD MICHAEL RYAN WAS CHARGED WITH DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


A HARASSMENT AND UNDERAGE DRINKING OCCURRED 05/27/2018 ON GLENCOE ROAD IN SOUTHAMPTON TWP. 20 YEAR OLD AUSTIN CLARK OF LONACONING,MD & 20 YEAR OLD MADISON POLAND OF FROSTBURG,MD WERE CHARGED FOLLOWING AN ALTERCATION THAT TOOK PLACE IN A VEHICLE.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 05/25/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN SOMERSET TWP. SOMEONE DAMAGED A DODGE RAM PICKUP TRUCK BELONGING TO DETRICK PETERSON AS THE VEHICLE WAS PARKED IN THE PARKING LOT OF SMERSET TRUST BANK. THE OWNER OF THE TRUCK WAS IN THE TAVERN BAR WHEN THE DAMAGE OCCURRED.


A THEFT OCCURRED 05/25/2018 ON KUHNTOWN ROAD IN JEFFERSON TWP. RONALD SEYBERT MEDICATION WAS STOLEN FROM HIS MAILBOX. THE VICTIM RELATED THAT THE POST OFFICE CONFIRMED DELIVERY.


A CRIMINAL TRESPASS OCCURRED 05/26/2018 AT 868 NEWBERRY ROAD IN ADDISON TWP. A 14 YEAR OLD MALE ENTERED THE RESIDENCE OF THE VICTIM AND TRIED ON CLOTHING AND MAKE-UP WITHIN. HE WAS LATER LOCATED AND AFTER CONFERRING WITH THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE CHARGES OF CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF WERE FILED.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/29/2018 AT THE INTERSECTION OF 1ST STREET AND GORDON DRIVE IN QUEMAHONING TWP. 24 YEAR OLD OLD JOHN NEIMILLER OF STOYSTOWN MADE UNREASONABLE NOISE ART A LATE HOUR AND THREATENED TO STRIKE 25 YEAR OLD CASEY JAMES MILLER. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE WAS CAPTURED 05/22/2018 AT 2236 ROCKDALE ROAD IN SUMMIT TWP. 25 YEAR OLD NATHEN K. HUTZELL WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AT THE LISTED LOCATION AFTER HE FAILED TO RETURN TO THE SOMERSET COUNTY JAIL ON 04/18/2018 FROM WORK RELEASE.

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A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 05/19/2018-05/21/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG HAUGER ROAD IN BLACK TWP.  SOMEONE STOLE A WHITE 2001 CROWN VICTORIA BELONGING TO 65 YEAR OLD LARRY EUGENE DUVALL. THE VEHICLE WAS LEFT UNLOCKED WITH THE KEYS IN IT.


A THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 05/20/2018 AT 1431 WHIPKEY DAM ROAD IN UPPER TURKEYFOOT TWP. SOMEONE STOLE A VEHICLE BELONGING TO 37 YEAR OLD KEVIN L. LYRLE AT THE LISTED LOCATION. THE VEHICLE THEN CRASHED ON KINGWOOD ROAD, AND THE OPERATOR FLED THE SCENE.


AN ASSAULT OCCURRED 05/23/2018 ON REESE STREET IN NEW CENTERVILLE BOROUGH. A 17 YEAR OLD FEMALE ASSAULTED A 35 YEAR OLD MALE & A 20 YEAR OLD MALE DURING A DOMESTIC ALTERCATION. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A VEHICLE STRUCK AN OBJECT ON THE ROADWAY 05/22/2018 ON LINCOLN HWY IN SHADE TWP. 44 YEAR OLD CARISSA B. LONGO STRUCK A PIECE OF METAL ON THE ROADWAY WITH A 2016 DODGE GRAND CARAVAN. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WILL NOT BE CHARGED FOR THE INCIDENT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/22/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN SUMMET TWP.  18 YEAR OLD KENDRA N. COLEMAN OF MEYERSDALE,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2000 CHEVY BLAZER. THE VEHICLE OVERTURNED SEVERAL TIMES. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER, 18 YEAR OLD KENISHA M. COLEMAN WERE TRANSPORTED TO MEYERSDALE HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/27/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN LINCOLN TWP. 23 YEAR OLD VICTOR A. PANASCI OF BOSWELL LOST CONTROL OF A 2008 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A GUIDE RAIL. THE DRIVER REFUSED TO BE TRANSPORTED TO ANY HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/27/2018 ON STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP.  A 17 YEAR OLD MALE FROM HOOVERVILLE,PA FELL ASLEEP WHILE OPERATING A 2006 CHEVY COBALT. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE, SHEARING IT OFF AND CAUSING UTILITY LINES TO FALL ON THE ROADWAY. THE DRIVER REFUSED TO BE TRANSPORTED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED 05/25/2018 AT 2028 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. 48 YEAR OLD WILLIAM ROBERT LATSHAW WITHDREW $100.00 FROM A SELF-CHECKOUT REGISTER AFTER  PAYING FOR GROCERIES AT WALMART. HE WALKED AWAY WITHOUT TAKING HIS MONEY. WHEN HE GOT TO HIS VEHICLE HE REALIZED HE FORGOT TO TAKE THE MONEY. HE WENT BACK INTO WALMART AND THE MONEY WAS GONE.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/18/2018 ON GRANT STREET IN SALISBURY BOROUGH. 35 YEAR OLD BLAINE WILLIAM GARTNER OF SALISBURY WAS ARRESTED FOR SUSPICION OF DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/26/2018 ON THE 200 BLOCK OF NEW CENTERVILLE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 48 YEAR OLD HAROLD WILLIAM MOGNET JR WAS ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL DURING A TRAFFIC STOP.


AN ATTEMPTED SUICIDE OCCURRED 05/27/2018 AT 4279 MASON DIXON HWY IN SUMMIT TWP. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED A THE GIRLFRIEND OF 20 YEAR OLD LOGAN KRISTOPHER MARCH OBSERVED HIM CUTTING HIS WRIST WITH A RAZOR BLADE. THE GIRLFRIEND FOUND TWO SUICIDE NOTES WRITTEN BY MARCH ADDRESSED  TO HER AS WELL AS THE VICTIM’S PARENTS. A ROPE WAS OBSERVE HANGING FROM THE FAN INSIDE THE VICTIM’S ROOM. THE VICTIM WAS LOCATED AND TAKEN TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL WHERE HE SELF-COMMITTED HIMSELF INTO THE MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT.


A RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING OCCURRED 05/16/2018 AT 842 LOHR STREET IN CENTRAL CITY BOROUGH. 23 YEAR OLD GABRIELLE CARR AND 18 YEAR OLD TREVER HILLEGAS USED HEROIN IN FRONT OF 4 MINOR CHILDREN AGES 1-5 YEARS OF AGE. CHARGED WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 05/24/2018 AT 482 HUGHART STREET IN CONFLUENCE BOROUGH. A 26 YEAR OLD FEMALE AND A 21 YEAR OLD MALE WERE CHARGED AS A RESULT OF A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/30/2018 ON SOMERSET BOROUGH. GREGORY BEGGS WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE AFTER USING MULTIPLE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


AN ATV VS VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/21/2018 ON MAIN STREET IN WELLERSBURG BOROUGH. A 13 YEAR OLD MALE FROM MEYERSDALE OPERATING A 1998 HONDA FOUR TRAX 300 WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON THE BERM OF ROUTE 160 DRIVING AN ATV. A 2017 CHEVY CRUZE OPERATED BY 34 YEAR OLD NICOLE M. ROMESBURG OF MEYERSDALE WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON ROUTE 160 COMING UP BEHIND THE ATV. THE CHEVY SLOWED AND ENTERED THE OPPOSING LANE TO AVOID THE ATV. THE ATV SUDDENLY ATTEMPTED A LEFT TURN TO CROSS THE ROADWAY AND TRAVELED DIRECTLY INTO THE PATH OF THE CHEVY. THE DRIVER OF THE ATV WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE CUMBERLAND MEDICAL CENTER. A PASSENGER ON THE ATV, 37 YEAR OLD KYLE R. MCKENZIE WAS NOT INJURED. THE DRIVER OF THE ATV WILL BE CHARGED.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/21/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN SOMERSET TWP.  28 YEAR OLD KYLE R. PETERA OF BERLIN,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2012 FORD F150 AFTER THE DRIVER SIDE TIRE BLEW OUT. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER WILL NOT BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS OCCURRED 05/20/2018 ON MORRIS AVE IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. 42 YEAR OLD JOHN TAYLOR OF SOMERSET WAS CHARGED AFTER BEING FOUND INSIDE OF A VEHICLE.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 04/04/2018 ON HOWARD AVE IN SOMERSET COUNTY AND SURROUNDING MUNICIPALITIES. 39 YEAR OLD ADAM JOSEPH BUBASH OF SOMERSET WAS DEVELOPED AS A SUSPECT IN SIX DIFFERENT BURGLARIES THROUGHOUT SEVERAL MUNICIPALITIES IN SOMERSET COUNTY. HE WAS ARRESTED AND INTERVIEWED ON 05/17/2018. HE CONFESSED TO THE 6 BURGLARIES. CHARGES WERE FILED IN SEVERAL DIFFERENT DISTRICTS COURTS. HE IS BEING HELD IN THE SOMERSET COUNTY JAIL ON BURGLARY CHARGES AND A PAROLE DETAINER.

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A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 05/14/2018 ON BIRDMAN ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP. SOMEONE KILLED 3 PEACOCKS AND DAMAGED A TREE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 05/18/2018-05/20/2018 AT 515 SALISBURY STREET IN MEYERSDALE BOROUGH. SOMEONE STOLE $320 FROM A VEHICLE BELONGING TO A 24 YEAR OLD MALE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A HIT & RUN CRASH OCCURRED 05/19/2018 ON ROUTE 523 IN LOWER TURKEYFOOT TWP. A 2003 CHEVY CAMARO SS LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE. THE DRIVER THEN FLED THE SCENE.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 05/19/2018 ON BUNKER HILL ROAD IN SHADE TWP. AN UNKNOWN VEHICLE STRUCK A UTILITY POLE AND DAMAGED A BUSH. THE UNKNOWN VEHICLE THEN FLED THE SCENE.


A STRANGULATION OCCURRED 05/19/2018 AT 351 BROMM ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. KASIE WOOLEY REPORTED TO POLICE THAT ZACHARY ZEPP PUNCHED HER IN THE FACE AND HEAD MULTIPLE TIMES. AN ARREST WARRANT FOR ZEPP WAS OBTAINED.


A CRIMINAL TRESPASS OCCURRED 05/18/2018 AT 777 WATER WHEEL DRIVE IN SEVEN SPRINGS BOROUGH. 18 YEAR OLD P. ONEAL OF ROCKWOOD,PA AND A 16 YEAR OLD MALE CLIMBED ONTO THE SEVEN SPRINGS RESORT MAIN LODGE ROOF WITHOUT AUTHORIZATION AND CAUSED PUBLIC INCONVENIENCE AND ALARM WHILE ON THE PREMISES.


39 YEAR OLD ADAM JOSEPH BUBASH OF SOMERSET HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH BURGLARY AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF IN CONNECTION WITH A BURGLARY THAT WE REPORTED ON 05/16/2018 THAT OCCURRED AT 411 LAVANSVILLE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/03/2018 IN LINCOLN TWP. POLICE RESPONDED TO 963 SCHOOLHOUSE ROAD IN SIPESVILLE,PA IN AN ATTEMPT TO SERVE A WARRANT ON A TY SOBERDASH. MOVEMENT WAS OBSERVED WITHIN THE RESIDENCE. TROOPERS KNOCKED ON THE DOORS AND WINDOWS, YELLING STATE POLICE OPEN THE DOOR FOR 15 MINUTES WITH NO RESPONSE. TROOPERS LEFT AND WAITED A SHORT DISTANCE FROM THE RESIDENCE. AFTER 10 MINUTES A VEHICLE PULLED INTO THE DRIVEWAY AND TROOPERS RETURNED TO THE LOCATION. UPON POLICE PULLING UP TO THE LOCATION, TY SOBERDASH FLED OUT A SIDE WINDOW INTO A FIELD AND WAS APPREHENDED. AT THIS TIME THE RENTER JOHNATHAN KEARNS OF SOMERSET CAME TO THE DOOR. KEARNS WAS TOLD HE WAS GOING TO BE ARRESTED FOR HINDERING THE APPREHENSION AND LED POLICE TO THE BASEMENT TO GET PANTS. IN PLAIN VIEW WERE A MARIJUANA SMOKING DEVICE, SYRINGES AND STAMP BAGS. A SEARCH OF THE RESIDENCE THEN LOCATED BROOKE KATHRINE PEARSON AND KAYLA OLDHAM WHO WERE ALSO WANTED. OTHER OCCUPANTS OF THE HOUSE INCLUDED BOYD WILLIAMSON, JENNIFER HARRELSON, ALEXANDRA CONRAD AND HER 4 CHILDREN. A SEARCH OF THE HOUSE ALSO LOCATED A SAWED-OFF- SHOTGUN, HEROIN, METHAMPHETAMINE/ AMPHETAMINE,  MARIJUANA, OXYCODONE, PACKING MATERIAL, DIGITAL SCALES, SYRINGES, SMOKING DEVICES AND OTHER PARAPHERNALIA. THE CHARGES IN THIS CASE INCLUDE POSSESSION WITH THE INTENT TO DELIVER, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES, PARAPHERNALIA, POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT, HINDERING THE APPREHENSION OF A FUGITIVE, FLIGHT TO AVOID APPREHENSION AND RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON.


A DRUG PARAPHERNALIA VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/09/2018 ON THE 1600 BLOCK OF N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. DRUG PARAPHERNALIA WAS LOCATED INSIDE THE VEHICLE, TO WHICH 19 YEAR OLD CASSIDY RYAN MOORCROFT ADMITTED IT WAS HER’S. SHE WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.


A BURGLARY & CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 05/14/2018 AT 411 LAVANSVILLE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED AS A WHITE MALE ENTERED THE AREA PRESUMABLY FROM WALKING DOWN LAVANSVILLE ROAD, FROM THE ” LOCK IT UP ” STORAGE FACILITY AFTER PARKING HIS WHITE SEDAN THERE. WHILE IN THE AREA, THE MALE WALKED AROUND THE PROPERTY OF 66 YEAR OLD VICTORIA ZUCCOLOTTO AND WAS OBSERVED AT THE SIDE DOOR WHERE THE DAMAGES OCCURRED. THE MALE THEN WALKED DOWN THE ROAD TO THE STORAGE FACILITY, ENTERED HIS VEHICLE AND LEFT THE AREA. THE MALE IS DESCRIBED AS BEING IN HIS LATE 20s TO EARLY 30s, BALD, MEDIUM BUILD, DRIVING AN OLDER, WHITE FOUR DOOR SEDAN, POSSIBLY A CHEVY MALIBU WHICH HAD BEEN PARKED AT THE ” LOCK IT UP ” STORAGE FACILITY. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/14/2018 ON ROUTE 40 IN ADDISON BOROUGH. A 2003 RAM 3500 OPERATED BY 32 YEAR OLD JOSH CUSTER OF SWANTON,MD STRUCK A 2006 FORD F-150 OPERATED BY 82 YEAR OLD JOHN GLASS OF ADDISON,PA WHEN THE FORD ENTERED ROUTE 40 INTO THE PATH OF THE RAM


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/05/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 45 YEAR OLD MALE AND A 26 YEAR OLD FEMALE WERE BOTH CHARGED AFTER A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION.


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 10/15/2017-11/15/2017 AT HIGH POINT LAKE IN ELK LICK TWP. SOMEONE STOLE A CANOE BELONGING TO 54 YEAR OLD SCOTT MICHAEL DIRLE OF MCKEESPORT,PA


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/14/2018 ON SCI LAURELL HIGHLAND DRIVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A KUBOTA TRACTOR RTV500 STRUCK A PARKED 2015 FORD EXPLORER WHEN THE PARKING BRAKE OF THE TRACTOR LET LOOSE.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/12/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. 32 YEAR OLD JACQUELINE LYNN STAHL OF SOMERSET SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS FOUND TO BE DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A MOTORCYCLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/12/2018 ON WATER LEVEL ROAD IN MILFORD TWP. 28 YEAR OLD JOSEPH E. MILLER OF ROCKWOOD,PA LAID A 2007 HARLEY-DAVIDSON STREET GLIDE DOWN ON IT’S LEFT SIDE AND SLIDE OFF THE ROADWAY. MILLER THEN FLED THE SCEN AND WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL FOR INJURIES. IT WAS LATER DETERMINED THAT MILLER WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. HE WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/10/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. THE DRIVER, 38 YEAR OLD ROBERT FIGARD OF SOMERSET SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS FOUND TO BE DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/26/2018 AT 116 MANCINI DRIVE IN SOMERSET TWP. 30 YEAR OLD WILLIAM SCOTT SLAGLE OF SOMERSET DID SUBJECT A 28 YEAR OLD FEMALE TO UNWANTED PHYSICAL CONTACT. HE WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/09/2018 ON 2ND STREET IN LINCOLN TWP. A 28 YEAR OLD MALE FROM SOMERSET STRUCK A 29 YEAR OLD MALE MULTIPLE TIMES ON THE LAWN LOCATED AT 116, 2ND STREET, THEN FLED THE SCENE ON FOOT. THE VICTIM RELATED HE DID NOT WISH TO PROCEED WITH PROSECUTION.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 05/14/2018 ON KEYSERTOWN ROAD IN LINCOLN TWP. 31 YEAR OLD RAY WAYNE ROSE OF SOMERSET FIRED ROUNDS FROM AN AR-15 INTO A FIELD ACROSS FROM 2392 KEYSERTOWN ROAD AT AN UNREASONABLY LATE HOUR. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED BETWEEN 05/08/2018-05/11/2018 ON MAIN STREET IN WELLERSBURG BOROUGH. A 27 YEAR OLD MALE ENTERED A RESIDENCE AND STOLE A POLAROID BRAND TELEVISION AND A XBOX 360 WITH TWO GAMES.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/07/2018 ON,  N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. A 36 YEAR OLD MALE FROM ACOSTA,PA WAS IN POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND RELATED PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI OCCURRED 05/12/2018 ON LOWRY ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 62 YEAR OLD JOHN TELFORD CRISE OF SOMERSET WAS ARRESTED FOR SUSPICION OF DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 05/11/2018 ON MAIN STREET IN WELLERSBURG BOROUGH. STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO THE LISTED LOCATION TO INVESTIGATE AN INCIDENT THAT HAD BEEN REPORTED. DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION A 27 YEAR OLD MALE WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND PARAPHERNALIA.


A THEFT OCCURRED 03/10/2018 IN UPPER TURKEYFOOT TWP. SOMEONE STOLE A STAINLESS STEEL CROSS, LOCATED ALONG SCULTON ROAD. THE CROSS WAS A MEMORIAL FOR NATHAN OHLER. THE CROSS WAS CLEARLY MARKED WITH IN MEMORY OF NATHAN OHLER 2017. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DUI OCCURRED 04/29/2018 ON WESTRIDGE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 23 YEAR OLD JOSE CLARKE PAULAKOS OF BERLIN COMMITTED MULTIPLE TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS AT THE LISTED LOCATION. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS INITIATED AND HE WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND SHOWED SIGNS OF ALCOHOL IMPAIRMENT. CHARGES ARE PENDING THROUGH DISTRICT COURT.


A FLIGHT TO AVOID APPREHENSION OCCURRED 05/03/2018 ON SCHOOLHOUSE ROAD IN LINCOLN TWP. 42 YEAR OLD TY DREW SOBERDASH OF SOMERSET HAD VARIOUS WARRANTS OUT OF SOMERSET & CAMBRIA COUNTIES. HE FLED FROM A RESIDENCE ON FOOT WAS WAS APPREHENDED SHORTLY AFTER AND FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF DRUGS AND RELATED PARAPHERNALIA. HE WAS HOUSED IN SOMERSET COUNTY JAIL ON SAID WARRANTS. ADDITIONAL CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A CRIMINAL HOMICIDE OCCURRED 01/09/2018 AT SCI SOMERSET IN SOMERSET TWP. ON 05/14/2018 A FORMAL ARRAIGNMENT IS SCHEDULED FOR 25 YEAR OLD DALE M. WAKEFIELD AT THE SOMERSET COUNTY COURT OF COMMON PLEAS FOR THE MURDER OF 25 YEAR OLD JOSHUA S. PERRY. IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE ARRAIGNMENT, THERE WILL BE A PRESS CONFERENCE IN FRONT OF THE SOMERSET COUNTY COURTHOUSE AT THE REQUEST OF THE SOMERSET COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY TO DISCUSS THE JUDICIAL COURSE OF THE CASE.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/08/2018 ON ARLINGTON DRIVE IN SOMERSET TWP.  POLICE INVESTIGATED A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION BETWEEN TWO MALE JUVENILES AT A SCHOOL BUS STOP. ONE OF THE MALES PUNCHED THE OTHER IN THE FACE TWICE. THE MALE JUVENILE WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A BURGLARY / THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/25/2018 @2000 HRS-04/26/2018 @ 0730 HRS AT A RESIDENCE ALONG CUSTER ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. SOMEONE ENTERED THE RESIDENCE VIA AN UNLOCKED DOOR. THE SUSPECT(S) REMOVED A .22 CALIBER RIFLE, A WALLET, AND MONEY. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 05/05/2018 ON 2ND STREET IN MEYERSDALE BOROUGH. 19 YEAR OLD LAURA A ZIMMERMAN OF NANTY GLO LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 SUZUKI FORENZA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 04/30/2018-05/05/2018 AT 235 IRONWOOD ROAD IN JEFFERSON TWP. SOMEONE DAMAGED THE FRONT DOOR TO THE RESIDENCE OF 33 YEAR OLD ALLISON COOK HOFFMAN. IT IS UNKNOWN WHETHER THE SUSPECT(S) ENTERED THE RESIDENCE. THERE WAS NO PROPERTY MISSING FROM INSIDE. THERE ARE CURRENTLY NO SUSPECTS.


AN ATV CRASH OCCURRED 05/05/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. 24 YEAR OLD BRYE M FOGIE OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A E-Z-GO RZR ATV. THE ATV OVERTURNED AND CAME TO A REST ON IT’S ROOF. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 05/04/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG DARK SHADE DRIVE IN PAINT TWP. 52 YEAR OLD RONALD E. ADAMS OF WINDBER EXITED HIS VEHICLE WHILE STOPPED IN FRONT A THE RESIDENCE OF 66 YEAR OLD JOHNATHAN YOUNG. ADAMS MADE UNWANTED THREATS AT YOUNG. ADAMS WAS CHARGED WITH DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 05/03/2018 AT 125 DONEY TOWN ROAD IN ELK LICK TWP. 30 YEAR OLD JEFFERY ALLEN MCCLEARY ENGAGED IN A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WITH 34 YEAR OLD KELLY NAOMI FAIRGRIEVE, THROUGHOUT THE COURSE OF THE ALTERCATION, MCCLEARY PUSHED THE VICTIM DOWN A FLIGHT OF STAIRS, CAUSING INJURIES TO THE FEMALE VICTIM. A WARRANT FOR MCCLEARY HAS BEEN ISSUED.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/29/2018 ON THE 200 BLOCK OF W. MAIN STREET IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED ON A VEHICLE WHICH 36 YEAR OLD ISAAC KENNETH FULLMAN WAS SEATED IN. THROUGH THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION, IT WAS DETERMINE THAT FULLMAN HAD OUTSTANDING IN STATE WARRANTS. AFTER PLACING HIM INTO CUSTODY, A SEARCH OF FULLMAN REVEALED MARIJUANA AND OTHER ASSOCIATED PARAPHERNALIA. FULLMAN WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED ACCORDINGLY.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 05/03/2018 AT 850 GING STREET IN CONFLUENCE BOROUGH. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED AS 18 YEAR OLD LILY LANDMAN ARRIVED AT THE ADDRESS OF 37 YEAR OLD TINA MINTON  TO DROP OFF MINTON’S CHILDREN. AS THE VICTIM GOT OUT OF THE VEHICLE, MINTON ENGAGED IN A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WITH LANDMAN, PULLING HER HAIR AND SLAPPING HER IN THE FACE. MINTON WAS CHARGED WITH HARASSMENT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 04/28/2018 ON FAIRVIEW AVE IN CONFLUENCE BOROUGH. A 26 YEAR OLD FEMALE GAINED UNAUTHORIZED FORCED ENTRY INTO A RESIDENCE. SHE WAS LATER PICKED UP BY POLICE.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 05/01/2018 ON MARGE LANE IN SOMERSET TWP.  SOMEONE ” KEYED ” A VEHICLE OWNED BY A 65 YEAR OLD MALE FROM SOMERSET. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 04/26/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG HICKORY HOLLOW ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 36 YEAR OLD SHENNOAH BOWSER OF HIDDEN VALLEY,PA WAS CHARGED WITH CRIMINAL MISCHIEF & DISORDERLY CONDUCT. SHE IS ACCUSED AND DAMAGING 3 VEHICLES BY ” KEYING ” THEM. THE VICTIMS WERE LISTED AS 35 YEAR OLD KAYLA BOROSKY & 39 YEAR OLD RANDY BOWSER OF SOMERSET. TOTAL DAMAGED WAS REPORTED AS $4,018.00


A DUI OCCURRED 04/27/2018 ON THE 300 BLOCK OF JEFFERSON AVE IN WINDBER BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. DURING THE STOP, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT 40 YEAR OLD VIGI EDWARD ZUCCOLOTTO OF WINDBER WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AND ARRESTED FOR DUI.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/29/2018 ON THE 1700 BLOCK OF GRAHAM AVE IN WINDBER BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. DURING THE STOP, IT WAS DETERMINED THAT 54 YEAR OLD JOHN FITZGERALD MAKIN OF WINDBER WAS DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AND ARRESTED FOR DUI.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/28/2018 AT 777 WATER WHEEL DRIVE IN SEVEN SPRINGS. 46 YEAR OLD MICHAEL D. MORRIS AND 28 YEAR OLD MICHAEL J MORRIS OF DAUPHIN,PA ENGAGED IN A DISTURBANCE AT A PIZZA SHOP WITHIN MAIN LODGE OF SEVEN SPRINGS RESORT WHILE INTOXICATED AND MADE PHYSICAL CONTACT WITH A 47 YEAR OLD MALE AND A 33 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM CHESWICK,PA. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/28/2018 ON SALCO ROAD IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. A 17 YEAR OLD MALE FROM BERLIN,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2003 SUBARU IMPREZA, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT. THE VEHICLE THEN TRAVELED UP THE EMBANKMENT BEFORE OVERTURNING. THE VEHICLE LANDED BACK ON IT’S TIRES IN A FIELD. THE DRIVER FLED THE SCENE. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


AN IDENTITY THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/17/2018-04/20/2018 AT 202 MILLER ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP. 61 YEAR OLD BRIAN MICHAEL BITTNER RECEIVED NOTIFICATION THROUGH LIFELOCK PROTECTIVE SERVICES, THAT THERE WERE TWO ATTEMPTS MADE BY AN UNKNOWN PERSON TO OPEN CREDIT CARD ACCOUNTS UNDER HIS NAME.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/24/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN JENNER TWP. 48 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY D. GETZ OF BOSWELL LOST CONTROL OF A 2005 CHEVY IMPALA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A GUIDE RAIL AND A BRIDGE WALL. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TRESPASSING OCCURRED 04/21/2018 ON AUDREY LANE IN SOMERSET TWP. 35 YEAR OLD SEAN ERIC YODER OF SOMERSET WAS CHARGED WITH TRESPASSING WHILE ENTERING PROPERTY BELONGING TO A 49 YEAR OLD FEMALE AFTER HE WAS EVICTED.


A CRIMINAL HOMICIDE OCCURRED 02/05/2018 AT 1590 WALTERS MILL ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 22 YEAR OLD PAUL JAWON KENDRICK AN INMATE OF SCI-SOMERSET IS ACCUSED OF KILLING 60 YEAR OLD SERGEANT MARK BASERMAN A CORRECTIONS OFFICER AT SCI-SOMERSET. THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY OF SOMERSET COUNTY HAS REQUESTED THAT A PRESS CONFERENCE BE HELD AT THE SOMERSET COUNTY COURTHOUSE ON 04/30/2018


A FLEEING AND ELUDING POLICE OCCURRED 04/26/2018 IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. A 2001 DODGE DURANGO FLED FROM POLICE AFTER A TRAFFIC STOP WAS INITIATED FOR MULTIPLE TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS. THE SUSPECT WHO IS DESCRIBED AS A WHITE MALE, SHORT BEARD, JEANS AND A GRAY HOODED SWEATSHIRT FLED ON FOOT AFTER STRIKING A BRICK GARAGE AND ENTERED THE APARTMENT COMPLEX AT 325 MAIN STREET. A SECOND SUSPECT WAS LISTED AS A 28 YEAR OLD MALE FROM BOSWELL. THIS INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING AND ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DISORDERLY CONDUCT OCCURRED 04/23/2018 AT 1345 SHAW MINES ROAD. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED AS A PIPE WAS FOUND ON A STUDENT AT MEYERSDALE HIGH SCHOOL. THROUGHOUT THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION, IT WAS FOUND THAT A 15 YEAR OLD MALE RECEIVED THE PIPE FROM ANOTHER 15 YEAR OLD MALE, WHO RECEIVED IT FROM AN 18 YEAR OLD FEMALE. ALL 3 WERE CITED FOR DISORDERLY CONDUCT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 04/24/2018 ON GLADE CITY ROAD IN LARIMER TWP. SOMEONE ENTERED A RESIDENCE BY FORCE AND STOLE $108.00


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/25/2018 ON TOLLGATE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2011 FORD FOCUS OPERATED BY 69 YEAR OLD LARRY SIPE OF SOMERSET STRUCK THE REAR OF A 2018 MAZDA CX-5 OPERATED BY 22 YEAR OLD JAMES E. PETERS OF SOMERSET AS BOTH VEHICLES WERE MAKING A RIGHT TURN ONTO TOLLGATE ROAD OFF OF LAUREL CREST ROAD. A PASSENGER IN THE MAZDA, 23 YEAR OLD ASHLEY M. PETERS WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/24/2018 ON FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HWY IN LINCOLN TWP. 19 YEAR OLD MARISSA E. VEST OF FAIRHOPE,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2015 KIA FORTE, THE VEHICLE BEGAN TO SPIN OUT OF CONTROL AND WAS STRUCK BY A 2015 DODGE RAM 2500 OPERATED BY 40 YEAR OLD JESSE R. EVANS OF ODUM,GA. THE DRIVER OF THE KIA WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 04/20/2018-04/23/2018 AT A RESIDENCE ALONG WATER LEVEL ROAD IN MILFORD TWP. SOMEONE STOLE AN AUTOMOTIVE PART FROM 40 YEAR OLD MICHAEL JOHN BURATTY OF ROCKWOOD,PA


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/24/2018 ON N. CENTER AVENUE IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2006 FORD FUSION OPERATED BY 88 YEAR OLD DOROTHY L. TROY OF FRIEDENS,PA WAS TRAVELING NORTH IN THE AREA OF TRACTOR SUPPLY. A 2006 KIA RIOS OPERATED BY 57 YEAR OLD CANDACE J. MARKER OF BOSWELL,PA WAS STOPPED IN THE NORTHBOUND LANE AT THE REDLIGHT. THE FORD FAILED TO STOP AND STRUCK THE REAR OF THE KIA. THE DRIVER OF THE KIA WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/22/2018 ON THE 300 BLOCK OF FELGAR ROAD IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED FOR MULTIPLE TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS. THE DRIVER 27 YEAR OLD KYLE SEIFERT OF SOMERSET SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT. CHARGES ARE PENDING.


AN ATTEMPTED HOMICIDE OCCURRED 04/21/2018 AT 252 CABIN ROAD IN LARIMER TWP. ON THE LISTED DATE AT APPROXIMATELY 2:30 AM STATE POLICE WERE DISPATCHED TO THE LISTED LOCATION FOR A REPORT OF SHOTS FIRED. DURING THE COURSE OF THE INVESTIGATION IT WAS LEARNED THAT DONALD SMODIC WAS DRINKING AT A HUNTING CABIN WITH WALTER SIWULA.  SMODIC BEGAN PLACING HIS BELONGINGS INTO HIS VEHICLE AFTER A BRIEF ALTERCATION WITH SIWULA. THE ITEMS INCLUDED TWO SEMI-AUTOMATIC LONG GUNS AND AMMUNITION. SMODIC THEM REMOVED THE FIREARMS FROM HIS VEHICLE, LOADED THEM AND BEGAN SHOOTING INTO THE CABIN AS SIWULA WAS STILL INSIDE. SMODIC FIRED APPROXIMATELY 121 ROUNDS INTO THE CABIN BEFORE FLEEING. SIWULA DID NOT SUSTAIN INJURIES FROM THE GUNFIRE. AFTER AN EXTENSIVE SEARCH FOR SMODIC, HE WAS LOCATED IN WESTMORELAND COUNTY, SALEM TWP. DECEASED OF A SELF-INFLICTED GUNSHOT WOUND.  THIS INCIDENT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.


A RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OCCURRED 04/17/2018 AT SEVEN SPRINGS RESORT IN SOMERSET COUNTY. STATE POLICE IN SOMERSET RECOVERED A STOLEN TRAILER FROM THE LISTED LOCATION. INITIAL INCIDENT WAS REPORTED TO PSP BELLE VERNON ON 04/04/2018. THIS INVESTIGATION WILL BE CONTINUED BY PSP BELLE VERNON. THE VICTIM IS LISTED AS A 47 YEAR OLD MALE FROM RICES LANDINGS,PA


A DUI OCCURRED 04/20/2018 IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A 29 YEAR OLD MALE WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE AFTER USING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. HE WAS ALSO FOUND IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AS WELL AS PROHIBITED PYROTECHNIC DEVICES. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/20/2018 ON STOYSTOWN ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP. THIS CRASH OCCURRED AS A 1995 PETERBILT 379 OPERATED BY 39 YEAR OLD MELVIN E. COLFLESH OF FRIEDENS,PA WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON THE LISTED LOCATION. A 2004 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE OPERATED BY 32 YEAR OLD MARK A. MAXSON OF STOYSTOWN WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND. THE DUAL WHEELS ON THE PASSENGER SIDE FOURTH AXLE OF THE PETERBILT CAME OFF THE VEHICLE. ONE OF THE WHEELS ENTERED THE ONCOMING SOUTHBOUND LANE AND HIT THE JEEP IN THE FRONT END. NO REPORTED INJURIES. AND NO CHARGES WERE FILED.


A FLIGHT TO AVOID APPREHENSION OCCURRED 04/15/2018 IN LARIMER TWP. STATE POLICE WENT TO 216 UNIMAS ROAD IN CONFLUENCE PA IN ORDER TO APPREHEND PHILIP SCOTT RISHEL. HE WAS WANTED ON TWO WARRANTS, 1 FELONY WARRANT OUT OF SOMERSET COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE FOR WEAPONS CHARGES AND ANOTHER FELONY WARRANT OUT OF FAYETTE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE ALSO FOR WEAPONS CHARGES. RISHEL RAN APPROXIMATELY 250 YARDS FROM HIS RESIDENCE INTO THE WOODS. RISHEL WAS APPREHENDED IN THE WOODS. A SEARCH SUBSEQUENT TO ARREST REVEALED MARIJUANA AND A MARIJUANA SMOKING DEVICE IN HIS BACK POCKET.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/20/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2011 GENERAL MTRS CORP SIERRA OPERATED BY 19 YEAR OLD MATTHEW E. BARRON OF SOMERSET WAS STOPPED AT THE STOP SIGN ON SAMUELS ROAD AT THE INTERSECTION WITH GLADES PIKE. A 2011 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE OPERATED BY 74 YEAR OLD OLD RONALD BRENNER OF CHERRY HILL,NJ WAS TRAVELING WEST ON GLADES PIKE. THE SIERRA PROCEEDED NORTH ONTO GLADES PIKE AND STRUCK THE JEEP. NO REPORTED INJURIES AND THE DRIVER OF THE SIERRA WILL BE CHARGED.


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/15/2018-04/18/2018 AT 28 CLEARVIEW DRIVE IN PAINT TWP. SOMEONE STOLE THE TAILGATE FROM A TRUCK BELONGING TO A 36 YEAR OLD MALE.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/15/2018 ON MAPLE VALLEY ROAD IN SUMMIT TWP. 30 YEAR OLD MATTHEW F. WILL OF BERLIN LOST CONTROL OF A 2000 JEEP CHEROKEE SPORT. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A TREE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 02/17/2018-03/04/2018 IN LARIMER TWP. SOMEONE STOLE A GUN OUT OF A SAFE BELONGING TO CLINT BAER.


A TWO VEHICLE INCIDENT OCCURRED 04/19/2018 ON KINGWOOD ROAD IN UPPER TURKEYFOOT TWP. THIS INCIDENT OCCURRED AS A 2013 HONDA CR-V OPERATED BY 57 YEAR OLD ABIGAIL S. O’CONNER OF CONFLUENCE,PA WAS TRAVELING NORTH ON KINGWOOD ROAD NEAR WILCOX ROAD. A 2012 FORD FLEX OPERATED BY 59 YEAR OLD NORMA J. GLOVER OF ADDISON,PA WAS TRAVELING SOUTH. THE FRONT DRIVER SIDE WHEEL OF THE HONDA CAME DISLODGED FROM THE VEHICLE STRIKING THE FORD IN THE FRONT DRIVER SIDE OF THE VEHICLE CAUSING DISABLING DAMAGE. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD AND A PASSENGER, 72 YEAR OLD RONALD E. GLOVER RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES. THE DRIVER OF THE HONDA WAS CHARGED WITH WITH PA CODE VIOLATION 4525A TIRE EQUIPMENT AND TRACTION SURFACES.


A THEFT OCCURRED 04/18/2018 AT 927 ROCK CUT ROAD IN SHADE TWP. A FEMALE FROM CENTRAL CITY WAS SCAMMED OF $100 IN ITUNES GIFT CARDS VIA A PHONE CALL.


A RETAIL THEFT OCCURRED 04/14/2018 ON N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A JUVENILE WAS CHARGED WITH RETAIL THEFT STEMMING FROM AN INCIDENT AT THE SALVATION ARMY.


A THREE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/19/2018 ON N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP.  PRIOR TO THE CRASH A WITNESS WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ON N. CENTER AVE FOLLOWED BY A 2009 TOYOTA RAV4 OPERATED BY 23 YEAR OLD JACOB L. NICKELSON OF SOMERSET WHICH WAS A FEW CARS BACK, WHILE A 2012 FORD ESCAPE OPERATED BY 59 YEAR OLD GREGORY J. PAVLOSKY OF JOHNSTOWN,PA WAS TRAVELING NORTHBOUND ON N. CENTER AVE, FOLLOWED BY A 2017 HONDA CRV OPERATED BY 29 YEAR OLD ANNIE A. FRITZ OF STOYSTOWN,PA. THIS CRASH OCCURRED WHEN THE DRIVER OF THE TOYOTA LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE AFTER FALLING ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL. THIS ACTION CAUSED THE TOYOTA TO LEAVE THE RIGHT LANE OF TRAVEL ON N. CENTER AVE PASSING THE WITNESS TO HER LEFT AND CROSSING THE DOUBLE YELLOW CENTER LINE. THE TOYOTA STRUCK THE FORD. AFTER IMPACT THE FORD GOT KNOCKED BACKWARDS STRIKING THE HONDA. THE DRIVER OF THE FORD WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL. THE DRIVER OF THE TOYOTA WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TERRORISTIC THREAT OCCURRED 04/06/2018 AT 549 WITT ROAD IN LARIMER TWP. POLICE RESPONDED TO THE LISTED LOCATION DUE TO REPORTS OF AN ASSAULT. 59 YEAR OLD LEONARD HOUSEL RAN OVER HIS SON WITH HIS TRUCK AND THREATENED HIS OTHER SON WITH A METAL BASEBALL BAT BEFORE LEAVING THE SCENE. AS A RESULT, HE WAS ARRESTED FOR TERRORISTIC THREATS, SIMPLE ASSAULT, HARASSMENT, AND RECKLESS ENDANGERING.


A THEFT OCCURRED ON 03/18/2018 AT 1212 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET. SOMEONE STOLE AN IPAD FROM AT&T. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL SOMERSET STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/03/2018 ON GARRETT SHORTCUT ROAD IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. 37 YEAR OLD WESLEY A. BODEN OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 FORD TAURUS. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRUCK A TREE AND ROLLED OVER. DURING THE ROLLOVER THE DRIVER WAS EJECTED FROM THE VEHICLE. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER WITH SIGNIFICANT INJURIES. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/13/2018 ON BUNKER HILL ROAD IN CENTRAL CITY BOROUGH. A 36 YEAR OLD FEMALE SMACKED A 62 YEAR OLD FEMALE IN THE FACE. CHARGES WERE FILED AGAINST THE 36 YEAR OLD FEMALE.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 04/07/2018 AT 173 ALWINE ROAD IN JENNER TWP. A KNOWN 31 YEAR OLD FEMALE DAMAGED AN ATV OWNED BY 40 YEAR OLD JACOB SAYLOR.


AN INCIDENT OF SCATTERING RUBBISH OCCURRED 04/04/2018 ALONG GRAND VIEW ROAD IN SOUTHAMPTON TWP. 63 YEAR OLD HAROLD BRADLEY TROUTMAN OF HYNDMAN,PA DEPOSITED A PIECE OF WOOD AND A PART OF A CLOTHES LINE ON THE VICTIM’S GARBAGE DUMP.


A  VEHICLE VS MOTORCYCLE DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/13/2018 ON STOYSTOWN ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP. A 2002 KAWASAKI VULCAN 1500 OPERATED BY 31 YEAR OLD ALBERT MARODY IIII OF FRIEDENS, PA WAS ATTEMPTING TO PASS A 2006 CHEVY SILVERADO OPERATED BY 23 YEAR OLD JEREMY L. SCARLETT OF CAIRNBROOK,PA IN A NO PASSING ZONE. SCARLETT WAS TEXTING AND SWERVED THE CHEVY INTO THE PATH OF THE KAWASAKI. THE CHEVY STRUCK THE KAWASAKI. THE DRIVER OF THE KAWASAKI WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED WITH DUI. THE DRIVER OF THE CHEVY WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.



A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/17/2018 ON N. PLAZA ACCESS ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 20 YEAR OLD ANTHONY M. COLLINS OF BERLIN LOST CONTROL OF A 2013 SUBARU LEGACY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/17/2018 IN A GRASS FIELD NEAR 918 SUNSET DRIVE IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. 25 YEAR OLD KAYLA NICOLE TAYLOR OF JOHNSTOWN WAS FOUND TO BE STUCK IN MUD IN A FIELD DURING A DISABLED MOTORIST CHECK CALLED IN BY A TOW COMPANY. CONTACT WITH TAYLOR SHOWED HER TO HAVE SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT. CHARGES ARE PENDING BLOOD TEST RESULTS.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/16/2018 ON GLADES PIKE IN SOMERSET TWP. 55 YEAR OLD CARL LANTZ OF SOMERSET CRASHED HIS VEHICLE AT THE LISTED LOCATION. HE SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND CONSENTED TO A BLOOD DRAW. BLOOD RESULTS AND CHARGES ARE PENDING.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/09/2018 ON GARDNER ROAD IN JEFFERSON TWP. A BMW 335I OPERATED BY A MALE FROM CHAMPION,PA WAS TRAVELING WEST ON THE LISTED LOCATION. THE DRIVER LOST CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE HEAD ON. NO REPORTED INJURIES.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON BERKLEYS MILL ROAD IN SUMMIT TWP. A CHEVY K1500 OPERATED BY A MALE FROM FRIEDENS,PA WAS TRAVELING WEST ON THE LISTED LOCATION. AS THE VEHICLE WAS TRAVELING UPHILL, THE VEHICLE RAN OUT OF FUEL CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO TURN OFF. THE VEHICLE THEN BEGAN TRAVELING BACKWARDS ON THE ROADWAY CAUSING THE DRIVER TO LOSE CONTROL OF THE VEHICLE. THE VEHICLE STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT ALONG THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROADWAY, COMING TO A FINAL STOP.


A PFA VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/16/2018 AT 549 WITT ROAD IN LARIMER TWP. A MALE FROM MEYERSDALE VIOLATED A PROTECTION FROM ABUSE ORDER BY ARRIVING AT THE RESIDENCE AND MAKING CONTACT WITH A FEMALE FROM MEYERSDALE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/16/2018 AT 1606 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP.  49 YEAR OLD ELIZABETH J. BARRON OF FRIEDENS,PA WAS CHARGED AFTER SHE PUSHED 18 YEAR OLD KALEB FRANCE OF SOMERSET INTO A BOX AT THE GOODWILL.


A THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE OCCURRED 04/16/2018 AT 401 GEORGIAN PLACE IN SOMERSET TWP. SOMEONE SMASHED A VEHICLE WINDOW AND STOLE A PURSE. THE VICTIMS ARE LISTED AS VALERIA & KEATON YOUNG.


A FIREARM NOT TO BE CARRIED WITHOUT A LICENSE OCCURRED 04/11/2018 ON ROUTE 219 IN SOMERSET TWP. 26 YEAR OLD JOSHUA MICHAEL KLOSE OF PORTSMOUTH,VA WAS STOPPED FOR SEVERAL TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS. THROUGH THE COURSE OF THE STOP A LOADED SMITH & WESSON 40 CALIBER PISTOL WAS LOCATED IN THE VEHICLE ALONG WITH DRUG PARAPHERNALIA. HE WAS ARRESTED AND PLACED IN THE SOMERSET COUNTY JAIL ON $25,000 BAIL.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/11/2018 ON SCALP AVE IN RICHLAND TWP, CAMBRIA COUNTY. A 25 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM WINDBER WAS STOPPED BY SOMERSET STATE POLICE AT THE LISTED LOCATION. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT SHE WAS DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A SCHEDULE 1 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES ARE PENDING NMS LAB RESULTS.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/11/2018 ON QUEMAHONING STREET IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. A 37 YEAR OLD MALE FROM BOSWELL WAS STOPPED FOR A TRAFFIC VIOLATION. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT THE DRIVER WAS DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A SCHEDULE 1 CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND HAD DRUG PARAPHERNALIA INSIDE THE VEHICLE. CHARGES ARE PENDING NMS LAB RESULTS.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED AT 616 MAIN STREET IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. 2 MALES ENTERED THE LISTED LOCATION, TOOK NUMEROUS ITEMS INCLUDING THE REFRIGERATOR, FURNACE, 2 KAYAKS, WASHING MACHINE, DRYER. THIS CRIME OCCURRED DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS IN THE MONTH OF MARCH. ANYONE WHO SEEN A VEHICLE AT THE RESIDENCE OR HAVE ANY OTHER INFORMATION SHOULD CALL STATE POLICE IN SOMERSET.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/14/2018 AT 136 HENRY BLACK ROAD IN STONEYCREEK TWP. 52 YEAR OLD MARTIN VISOKEY CONTINUALLY CONTACTED 48 YEAR OLD DANNY MERRINGER & 40 YEAR OLD SUSAN WORKAN VIA TEXT, VOICE MAIL, AND POSTING A SIGN IN THEIR YARD. CHARGES FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/14/2018 ON THE 200 BLOCK OF PLANK ROAD IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED ON A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 19 YEAR OLD SAMUEL JOSEPH HOFFMAN. A PROBABLE CAUSE SEARCH OF THE VEHICLE YIELDED A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA BELONGING TO HOFFMAN.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/14/2018 ON CAUSEWAY DRIVE IN STONEYCREEK TWP. 47 YEAR OLD JULIANNE VETTORI OF FRIEDENS LOST CONTROL OF A 2011 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A UTILITY POLE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/15/2018 ON WELSH HILL ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 28 YEAR OLD BROOKE A. CONN OF FRIEDENS,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 HONDA ACCORD. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A TREE. THE DRIVER AND A PASSENGER, 26 YEAR OLD LANDON B. CONN WERE TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER. THE DRIVER WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/15/2018 AT 7257 NATIONAL PIKE IN ADDISON BOROUGH. JAMES EDWARD LANCASTER REPORTED HIS VEHICLE STOLEN. IT WAS LATER DETERMINED HE CRASHED HIS VEHICLE WHILE DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/12/2018 ON TRAM ROAD IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. A 1998 NISSAN FRONTIER OPERATED BY 33 YEAR OLD SHAWN ERIC GRENKE OF FAIRHOPE,PA LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK MAILBOXES AND A DITCH. HE WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY ON SUSPICION OF DUI.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/12/2018 ON DARK SHADE DR IN PAINT TWP. 38 YEAR OLD MICHAEL HUDACK OF CENTRAL CITY CRASHED AT THE LISTED LOCATION AND FLED THE SCENE. HE WAS CONTACTED AT HIS RESIDENCE AND SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS FOUND TO BE DUI AT THE TIME OF THE CRASH. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


AN INCIDENT OF UNDERAGE DRINKING OCCURRED 04/13/2018 IN A FIELD LOCATED SOUTH OF MAIN STREET AT ITS INTERSECTION WITH W. 3RD STREET IN JENNER TWP. 18 YEAR OLD JOSHUA HUMBERSON OF GARRETT,PA, 18 YEAR OLD RICHELLE BENFORD OF ROCKWOOD,PA, A 16 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM ALBRIGHT,WV, AND A 15 YEAR OLD MALE FROM ACOSTA,PA WERE FOUND TO BE ENGAGING IN AN UNDERAGE DRINKING PARTY AT THE LISTED LOCATION. APPROXIMATELY 30 OTHER INDIVIDUALS FLED THE SCENE ON FOOT, 4 WHEELER, AND UTV. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/14/2018 ON THE 8800 BLOCK OF SOMERSET PIKE IN JENNER TWP. A WELFARE CHECK WAS CONDUCTED ON A PARKED VEHICLE WITH ITS LIGHTS ON IN WHICH 31 YEAR OLD JOSHUA EAKLE OF HOLLISOPPLE,PA WAS SLEEPING IN THE DRIVER SEAT. HE WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF A SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA AND PARAPHERNALIA. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/15/2018 ON THE 4200 BLOCK OF KINGWOOD ROAD IN MIDDLECREEK TWP. 22 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA LEE COSTAS OF SOMERSET WAS ENCOUNTERED WHILE PARKED ACROSS THE FOG LINE AT THE LISTED LOCATION WHICH IS NEAR THE CREST OF A HILL. UPON MAKING CONTACT WITH COSTAS, SHE SHOWED SIGNS OF IMPAIRMENT AND WAS FOUND TO BE DUI. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/13/2018 ON STOYSTOWN ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 2007 BUICK TERRAZA OPERATED BY 23 YEAR OLD ROBERT A. HARP OF STOYSTOWN,PA CROSSED OVER THE DOUBLE YELLOW LINES AND STRUCK A 2008 HONDA CRV OPERATED BY 54 YEAR OLD JOSEPH M. MEHALIK OF N. VERSAILLES,PA HEAD ON. BOTH DRIVERS WERE TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH HOSPITAL. HARP WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DOG BITE OCCURRED 04/05/2018 ON MAIN STREET IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. A BASSET HOUND BITE AN 8 YEAR OLD MALE SEVERAL TIMES. THE DOG WAS THEN QUARANTINED UNTIL FURTHER INVESTIGATION. THE MALE WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION THAT MAY ASSIST THIS INVESTIGATION IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DUI OCCURRED 04/02/2018 ON THE 500 BLOCK OF BERLIN PLANK ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP.  A 22 YEAR OLD MALE WAS INVOLVED IN A TWO VEHICLE CRASH ART THE LISTED LOCATION. IT WAS DETERMINE HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A THEFT OCCURRED BETWEEN 04/01/2018-04/07/2018 ON SLAGLE HILL ROAD IN QUEMAHONING TWP.  SOMEONE STOLE A 1999 ARCTIC CAT ZR500 SNOWMOBILE, AN ORANGE CEMENT MIXER, A MINI BIKE,  3 MOUNTAIN BIKES, A WALK BEHIND MOWER, AND A YARD MACHINE RIDING LAWN MOWER BELONGING TO DANIEL RAYMOND LEYTON OF JOHNSTOWN,PA. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DRUG DELIVERY RESULTING IN DEATH OCCURRED 04/08/2018 ON PUFFS COURT IN LICK TWP. POLICE RESPONDED TO AN APPARENT DRUG OVERDOSE AT THE LISTED LOCATION. UPON ARRIVAL, 31 YEAR OLD BRIAN WINEBRENNER  HAD BEEN CHECKED BY EMS AND WAS DECEASED. DURING THE INVESTIGATION, SEVERAL STAMP BAGS OF SUSPECTED HEROIN LABELED ” POWER ” WERE RECOVERED FROM THE VICTIM. AN INVESTIGATION ON 04/03/2018 YIELDED THE SAME STAMP BAGS OF SUSPECTED HEROIN FROM 23 YEAR OLD MARK BODEN JR.  DURING THE INVESTIGATION, THE VICTIM WAS BELIEVED TO HAVE CONTACT WITH A SUBJECT NAMED ” DEUCE ” SEVERAL HOURS PRIOR TO HIS DEATH. THE VICTIM WAS BELIEVED TO HAVE RECEIVED HEROIN FROM ” DEUCE “.  ON 04/09/2018, ” DEUCE ” WAS IDENTIFIED AS MARK BODEN JR. BODEN DENIED CONTACT WITH WITH VICTIM; A SEARCH WARRANT WAS SERVED ON BODEN’S PHONE AND REVEALED SEVERAL COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN THE ACCUSED AND THE VICTIM SEVERAL HOURS PRIOR TO HIS DEATH. BASED ON THE INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE INVESTIGATION, BODEN WAS ARRESTED FOR DRUG DELIVERY RESULTING IN DEATH. AND ASSOCIATED DRUG OFFENSES. HE WAS ARRAIGNED AND PLACED IN JAIL ON $100,000 BAIL.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/07/2018 ON PATRIOT STREET IN SOMERSET. 52 YEAR OLD SHARON R. BARRON OF SOMERSET WAS OBSERVED DRIVING IN AN ERRATIC MANNER AT THE LISTED LOCATION. A TRAFFIC STOP INDICATED SHE WAS INTOXICATED. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 04/03/2018 ON CENTER STREET IN MEYERSDALE BOROUGH. 57 YEAR OLD KEITH A. MEYERS OF MEYERSDALE LOST CONTROL OF A 1997 FORD F150. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A BUILDING. THE VEHICLE FLED THE SCENE. WHILE INVESTIGATING THE CRASH POLICE WERE CANVASSING THE AREA AND LOCATED THE VEHICLE DRIVING THROUGH TOWN. POLICE MADE CONTACT WITH THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE. HE WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. THERE WAS SEVERAL OPEN CONTAINERS OF BEER INSIDE THE VEHICLE. THE DRIVER WAS TAKEN TO MEYERSDALE HOSPITAL FOR A BLOOD TEST. AND RELEASED TO HIS BROTHER. CHARGES ARE PENDING THE BLOOD TEST RESULTS.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 04/08/2018 ON PLEASANT HILL ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 36 YEAR OLD RYAN WILLIAM FOCHTMAN OF BERLIN WAS OBSERVED ACTING CRAZY RUNNING THROUGH A FIELD AND WOODS. HE SAID HE JUST SHOT 2 BAGS OF HEROIN. A METAL SPOON, SYRINGE, AND COTTON SWAB WERE OBSERVED IN PLAIN VIEW ON THE PASSENGER SEAT. HE WAS ARRESTED AND PROCESSED.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/23/2018 IN CONFLUENCE BOROUGH. SAMANTHIA MYERS WAS OPERATING A VEHICLE AFTER USING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. SHE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES WILL BE FILED.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/24/2018 IN CONFLUENCE BOROUGH. 31 YEAR OLD ROBERT DENUNZIO WAS OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE AFTER USING A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND  ALCOHOL. HE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES WILL BE FILE.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON ROARING RUN ROAD IN JENNER TWP. 66 YEAR OLD STEPHEN JOSEPH MUICH OF BOSWELL REPORTED THAT SOMEONE ENTERED HIS RESIDENCE WHILE HE WAS SLEEPING AND STOLE AN ENVELOPE CONTAINING $9,300


A DUI OCCURRED 04/06/2018 ON THE 100 BLOCK OF TWO MILE LN IN MT PLEASANT TWP. 38 YEAR OLD BRIAN JAMES HIXSON WAS CHARGED WITH DUI FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


AN AGGRAVATED INDECENT ASSAULT OCCURRED IN 2015 AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS IN SOMERSET COUNTY. AT VARIOUS TIMES IN 2015, IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS, AN 11 YEAR OLD FEMALE BELIEVES SHE WAS SEXUALLY ASSAULTED SEVERAL TIMES. THIS INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/11/2018 ON SAWMILL RUN IN STONEYCREEK TWP. 61 YEAR OLD RALPH P. EDMINSTER OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2008 CHEVY SILVERADO.  THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A TREE. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH HOSPITAL AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/05/2018 ON STONEYCREEK STREET IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. 3 FEMALES AGES 56,53,AND 29 WERE INVOLVED IN AN ALTERCATION. ALL 3 USED VULGAR LANGUAGE AND ENGAGED IN A COURSE OF CONDUCT WHICH ALL 3 WERE SHOVING AND KICKING EACH OTHER. ANYONE THAT HAS ANY INFORMATION THAT MAY ASSIST IN THIS INVESTIGATION IS ASKED TO CALL POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON LISTIE ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A 17 YEAR OLD MALE FROM SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2017 KIA FORTE. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, CROSSED OVER RAILROAD TRACKS STRIKING A RAILROAD CROSSING POST HEAD ON. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A FORGERY OCCURRED 04/04/2018 AT 2028 N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. POLICE WERE DISPATCHED TO THE LISTED LOCATION REGARDING COUNTERFEIT MONEY BEING RECEIVED.


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED 04/05/2018 ON SHAELI DRIVE IN SOMERSET TWP. POLICE INVESTIGATED PROPERTY DAMAGE THAT OCCURRED TO THE YARD AND AN ELECTRICAL BOX AT HIGHLAND HOMES IN SOMERSET. AN UNIDENTIFIABLE TRACTOR TRAILER TURNED AROUND ON THE PROPERTY CAUSING DAMAGE. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL SOMERSET STATE POLICE.


A HARASSMENT OCCURRED 04/04/2018 AT 512 MAIN STREET IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. 48 YEAR OLD DON LEPLEY AND 43 YEAR OLD HEATHER LEPLEY GOT INTO A PUSHING ARGUMENT AT THE LISTED LOCATION. NEITHER HAD INJURIES OR WANTED TO COOPERATE TO PROSECUTE EACH OTHER.


A SIMPLE ASSAULT OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON HOWER AVE IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. A 54 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM WINDBER STRUCK A 14 YEAR OLD FEMALE FROM BOSWELL. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/02/2018 ON CLEAR SHADE DRIVE IN OGLE TWP. 46 YEAR OLD ROBERT S. HUDSON OF NEW PARIS LOST CONTROL OF A 2010 DODGE RAM, THE VEHICLE DROVE OVER A PATCH OF ICE AND LEFT THE ROADWAY, STRIKING A TREE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THEFT OF SECONDARY METAL OCCURRED SOMETIME BETWEEN 03/28/2018-04/05/2018 AT 1765 STOYSTOWN ROAD IN FRIEDENS. SOMEONE REMOVED NUMEROUS SCRAP METAL ITEMS, TO GO WITH OTHER MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS INCLUDING 2 LADDERS, A CHAINSAW, AND A WEED EATER.


A DUI OCCURRED 04/04/2018 ON THE 100 BLOCK OF GATEWAY ROAD IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. 34 YEAR OLD BRANDON ERIC ROGERS WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A DRUG OR COMBINATION OF DRUGS. HE WAS ALSO FOUND WITH A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND PARAPHERNALIA ON HIM.


A DUI CRASH OCCURRED 03/22/2018 ON BERLIN PLANK ROAD IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. 51 YEAR OLD DOUGLAS LEE ANDERSON OF BERLIN WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AFTER A VEHICLE CRASH AT THE LISTED LOCATION.


A DRUG VIOLATION OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON THE 1900 BLOCK OF N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. 21 YEAR OLD ZACHARY EPPLEY OF JENNERSTOWN WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.  CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 04/01/2018 AT 139 LOWRY ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. SOMEONE ATTEMPTED TO ENTER THE RESIDENCE OF 65 YEAR OLD SHERRY DERRY & 63 YEAR OLD BONNIE HOSTETLER BY PRYING A SCREEN FROM THE BACK DOOR WINDOW. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A DUI OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON THE 200 BLOCK OF E. CATHERINE STREET IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. 23 YEAR OLD EMILY GAVEL OF HOLLSOPPLE,PA WAS FOUND TO BE DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL. CHARGES ARE PENDING IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/03/2018 ON THE GARRETT SHORTCUT. 37 YEAR OLD WESLEY A. BODEN OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2006 FORD TAURUS. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE THEN OVERTURNED. THE DRIVER WAS EJECTED FROM THE VEHICLE DURING THE ROLL OVER. HE WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER WITH SIGNIFICANT INJURIES. THE APPROPRIATE CHARGES WILL BE FILED PENDING BLOOD ALCOHOL TEST RESULTS.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/04/2018 ON THE 400 BLOCK OF N. CENTER AVE IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED AT THE LISTED LOCATION. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT PHILIP SCHOMP WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/04/2018 ON HUCKLEBERRY HIGHWAY IN STONEYCREEK TWP. 27 YEAR OLD BRITTANY D. KELLER OF SHANKSVILLE LOST CONTROL OF A 2014 JEEP 4X4 AS SHE WAS ATTEMPTING TO AVOID A DEER IN THE ROADWAY. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE. THE DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO CONEMAUGH HOSPITAL.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON SOMERSET PIKE IN JENNER TWP. 23 YEAR OLD MICHAEL A. LAYTON OF ACOSTA,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2016 CHEVY CRUZE AFTER FALLING ASLEEP. THE VEHICLE STRUCK A MAILBOX. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON CENTENNIAL DRIVE IN PAINT TWP. 30 YEAR OLD AMBER D. CALVERLEY OF WINDBER LOST CONTROL OF A 1999 FORD ESCORT. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY, STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT AND OVERTURNED. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON THE 400 BLOCK OF 10TH STREET IN WINDBER BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED ON A VEHICLE OPERATED BY ROBERT WEYANDT III OF JOHNSTOWN. IT WAS DETERMINED HE WAS DUI. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/02/2018 ON MAPLE VALLEY ROAD IN SUMMIT TWP. 42 YEAR OLD MICHAEL W. BUTTERFIELD OF MEYERSDALE LOST CONTROL OF A 2016 JEEP RENEGADE. THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY STRIKING A CEMENT CURB. THE VEHICLE THEN OVERTURNED AND CAME TO A FINAL REST ON ITS ROOF IN A CREEK. THE DRIVER RECEIVED A SUSPECTED MINOR INJURY AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 02/27/2018 ON THE 100 BLOCK OF GILMOUR ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED ON A VEHICLE OPERATED BY NICHOLAS SHUMAKER OF SOMERSET. IT WAS DETERMINED HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE. CHARGES WERE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 04/03/2018 IN THE SHEETZ PARKING LOT IN SOMERSET TWP. 51 YEAR OLD RICKEY C. GRAY OF DETROIT,MI OPERATING A 2013 FORD F350 STRUCK A GAS PUMP GUARD AND FIRE EXTINGUISHER BOX CAUSING DAMAGE TO BOTH. THE DRIVER THEN FLED THE SCENE. THE DRIVER WAS CONTACTED BY PSP EVERETT PATROL NEAR THE BREEZEWOOD EXIT OF I-76. HE WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A HIT & RUN OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON WHISTLER ROAD IN PAINT TWP. 19 YEAR OLD JOHN R. CLAYCOMB OF BEAVERDALE,PA OPERATING A 1996 CHEVY SILVERADO TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A PARKED 2001 BUICK PARK AVENUE THAT HAD BEEN PULLED OFF THE ROAD. THE CHEVY THEN TRAVELED DOWN AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER FLED THE SCENE THROUGH THE WOODS. THE IMPACT OF THE CRASH CAUSED THE BUICK TO STRIKE A 2011 CHEVY SILVERADO WHICH WAS ALSO PARKED ALONG THE SIDE OF THE ROAD. CLAYCOMB WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/30/2018 ON  FLIGHT 93 MEMORIAL HIGHWAY IN SOMERSET TWP. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS CONDUCTED ON ROUTE 219 ON A VEHICLE WITH AN EXPIRED REGISTRATION AND INSPECTION. 45 YEAR OLD BARRON SHIPLEY OF BOSWELL WAS FOUND TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.


A THEFT OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON LAMBERT STREET IN CENTRAL CITY BOROUGH. SOMEONE STOLE A ROADMASTER GRANITE PEAK BICYCLE FROM SUNSHINE AVE IN CENTRAL CITY BELONGING TO 56 YEAR OLD DONALD PAUL DRAVIS. THE BIKE HAD ORANGE & WHITE DECALS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CALL STATE POLICE AT 814-445-4104


A CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OCCURRED BETWEEN 03/27/2018-03/30/2018 ON ROSE ROAD IN JENNER TWP. 84 YEAR OLD THELMA ROSE KEYSER OF BOSWELL REPORTED DAMAGE TO HER GARAGE DOOR. IT APPEARS IT WAS STRUCK BY A PLOW OR A HITCH OF A TRUCK.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON GLADE CITY ROAD IN LARIMER TWP. 73 YEAR OLD RICHARD L. MAUGHMAN OF MEYERSDALE,PA LOST CONTROL OF A 2017 FORD F250, THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A CSX CROSSING POLE. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A TWO VEHICLE DUI CRASH OCCURRED 03/31/2018 ON ROUTE 219  IN BROTHERSVALLEY TWP. 27 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA M. LEMASTER OF FLINTSTONE,MD OPERATING A 2013 HYUNDAI ELANTRA CROSSED INTO THE ONCOMING LANE OF TRAVEL AND STRUCK A 2002 MERCURY COUGAR OPERATED BY 22 YEAR OLD WADE J. PRITTS OF MEYERSDALE,PA HEAD ON. WADE PRITTS AND 51 YEAR OLD TINA L. PRITTS WERE BOTH TRANSPORTED TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL. LEMASTER WAS TAKEN TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL FOR A BLOOD TEST.


A TWO VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/29/2018 ON N. CENTER STREET IN SOMERSET TWP. 40 YEAR OLD JACQUELINE A. TRESSLER OF GRAY,PA OPERATING A 2012 KIA OPTIMA STRUCK A 1990 CHEVY SILVERADO OPERATED BY 47 YEAR OLD JAMES S. BRASIER OF FARRELL,PA AS THE CHEVY WAS STOPPED A REDLIGHT. NEITHER DRIVER WAS TRANSPORTED TO ANY HOSPITAL AND THE DRIVER OF THE KIA WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A THREE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/30/2018 ON N. CENTER STREET IN SOMERSET TWP. 56 YEAR OLD THERESA K. MENEFEE OF ANGOLA,IN OPERATING A 2008 CHEVY IMPALA STRUCK A 2018 JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE OPERATED BY 54 YEAR OLD SANDRA L. DAVIS OF BERLIN,PA AS THE CHEVY WAS STOPPED AT A REDLIGHT. THE CHEVY THEN STRUCK A 2003 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA OPERATED BY 19 YEAR OLD BRITTANY F. RHODAMER OF ROCKWOOD,PA. NOBODY WAS TRANSPORTED TO ANY HOSPITAL AND THE DRIVER OF THE CHEVY WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 04/01/2018 ON KINGWOOD ROAD IN MIDDLECREEK TWP. 20 YEAR OLD CODEY A. HALLE OF SOMERSET LOST CONTROL OF A 2008 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA.  THE VEHICLE TRAVELED OFF THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK AN EMBANKMENT. THE DRIVER WAS NOT INJURED AND WILL BE CHARGED FOR THE CRASH.


A DUI OCCURRED 03/27/2018 ON W. MAIN STREET IN SOMERSET BOROUGH. A TRAFFIC STOP WAS INITIATED FOR A VEHICLE TRAVELING THE WRONG WAY DOWN W. MAIN STREET NEAR HARRISON AVE. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT 59 YEAR OLD MARK ARNOLD SCHRAGE OF PINE VALLEY NY WAS DUI. HE WAS CHARGED ACCORDINGLY.


IMPERSONATING A PUBLIC SERVANT OCCURRED 03/22/2018 IN SOMERSET TWP. JOHN KEITH BALASCHAK CALLED INTO PSP SOMERSET AND IDENTIFIED HIMSELF AS A FEDERALLY LICENSED OFFICER IN WASHINGTON D.C.  BALASCHAK RELATED WE HAVE A PROBLEM HERE AND ATTEMPTED TO GET THE STATE POLICE TO ARREST SOMEONE FOR A WARRANT THAT DID NOT EXIST. THE SUSPECT WAS CHARGED WITH IMPERSONATING A PUBLIC OFFICIAL, FALSE ALARM TO AGENCIES OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND FALSE REPORTS TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.


A THEFT BY DECEPTION OCCURRED BETWEEN 03/16/2018-03/29/2018 ON INDUSTRIAL PARK ROAD IN SOMERSET TWP. 39 YEAR OLD DAWN MARIE MILLER OF SOMERSET REPORTED THAT SHE PURCHASED A CELL PHONE VIA EBAY. MILLER PAID FOR THE PHONE VIA PAYPAL. THE VICTIM WAS ADVISED THAT THE PHONE WAS SENT TO AN ADDRESS IN DELAWARE UPON HER REQUEST. THE VICTIM TOLD POLICE SHE NEVER ADVISED THEM TO SEND THE PHONE TO ANOTHER ADDRESS.


A BURGLARY OCCURRED 03/30/2018 AT 679 KIRCHER PLACE IN BOSWELL BOROUGH. 22 YEAR OLD VICTOR ANTHONY PANACI OF BOSWELL ENTERED THE RESIDENCE OF 48 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY GETZ & 19 YEAR OLD ZOE GETZ AND REMOVED 14 PAIRS OF CLOTHING BELONGING TO ZOE GETZ. PANASCI WAS FOUND TO BE DUI AT THE TIME OF CONTACT WITH POLICE. CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN DISTRICT COURT.


A SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH OCCURRED 03/24/2018 ON COUNTY LINE ROAD IN MIDDLECREEK TWP. A 2015 CHEVY TAHOE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE. THE OPERATOR WAS SUSPECTED OF BEING DUI AND WAS TAKEN TO SOMERSET HOSPITAL FOR A LEGAL BLOOD TEST. THE PASSENGER WAS ALSO INTOXICATED AND WILL BE CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS FOR HIS ACTIONS AT THE CRASH SCENE. POLICE DID NOT RELEASE THE NAMES OF THE DRIVER OR THE PASSENGER.