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Theft of motor vehicles
3/27 – State police at Hollidaysburg received a report from Tyrone resident Robert Whitman Jr. concerning the recent theft of an ATV.
Police said sometime between Wednesday and Thursday, someone arrived at the state Route 4015, Antis Township residence and pushed a 2001 Yamaha 400 Kodiak with plow attachment down a steep embankment in front of the house.
Police believe this act occurred around 4 a.m. in the morning, as to some commotion was heard in the area by a neighbor.
Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area of Becker or Moser roads during that time to contact them ASAP.
Hollidaysburg police also report that on Saturday, a motor vehicle was stolen from a Snyder Township resident. The vehicle was later located in Tyrone Borough unattended.

Phone harassment
3/28 – State police at Hollidaysburg received a report from a Tipton woman stating she was being harassed on the phone by a man whom she knows.

Burglary
3/30 – Hollidaysburg state police report a Yamaha YX 125 and Suzuki RM 85 was stolen from a shed owned by Tipton resident David Smith. Police estimate the loss at $8,300.

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Theft from a motor vehicle
3/26 – State police in Hollidaysburg report someone removed approximately 20 money bags from the back of a service truck for a vending machine company.
Police said a truck, owned by Laurel Foodsystems of Johnstown, was in Orx Company’s parking lot along Park Avenue in the Ardie J. Dillen Industrial Park in Tipton.
Police said the suspect removed a lock from the rear door of the truck to get inside. About $3,000 was stolen.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 696-6100.

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Tyrone Borough Police
Lost phone
3/20 – Police received a report of a lost Motorola flip phone. Police said the phone was lost by the complaintant’s son on March 1. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at 684-1364.
Church vandalized
3/20 – Police report a rock was used to break a lantern on a pole lamp at Wesley United Methodist Church. Police were requested to make periodic checks of the property.
Warrant issued
3/20 – Police report the issuance of an arrest warrant for Gary Lee Moore Jr. of RD 3 Box A21, Tyrone.

False alarm
3/20 – Police investigated a 9-11 hang-up call at 4:59 p.m. Officers made contact with a young boy who was playing with the phone.

Angered individual
3/20 – A citation will be issued by police for a man who caused a ruckus at his girlfriend’s apartment. Police said the man was using vulgar language towards a woman and threatened a man while at the apartment.

Domestic situation
3/20 – Police were dispatched to the Tyrone Townshouses at 10:39 p.m. to investigate a domestic situation. Responding officers learned a man sliced all four tires on a woman’s car and also put his fist through a wall and struck the woman. No further information was provided.

Theft from Jeep
3/21 – Police received a report of a theft from a Jeep parked on Columbia Avenue on March 20. The complainant said an Alpine 5-disc CD changer, valued at $200, a duffel bag full of hand tools and a grey and blue nylon CD case containing 48 CDs was stolen in the incident. Also a taillight was broken.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police.

Cig case stolen
3/21 – Police received a report from a woman claiming her cigarette case, which contained her driver’s license, chek card, medical card and loose change, was stolen from DJ’s Bar the evening before. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Not so patriotic
3/21 – An American flag and small flag pole was taken from the porch of a Park Avenue residence sometime overnight. Police have no suspects, but would appreciate any information from the community.

Citing the salesman
3/21 – Borough police cited a salesman after he returned to a property that he was asked not to be on. Police said he was cited for trespassing.

Vehicle versus pedestrian
3/21 – At 6:12 p.m., police were called to Ninth Street to investigate a report of an accident.
Police said a female driver was pulling out of Ninth Street when an unknown juvenile female crashed into the side of her vehicle on a bicycle. The juvenile then fled the scene.
Police report there was damage caused to the passenger side door.

Don’t know when to stop
3/22 – Police responded to a West Tenth Street residence on two separate occasions for nosie complaints. Police responded at 2:55 a.m. and again at 3:30 a.m.
During the second visit, police said the woman would be cited. The person making the complaint was happy to know the responsible party would be cited.

Speed control
3/23 – Police received a report from a Washington Avenue resident requesting authorities to step up speed details between the 400 and 700 blocks. Police said the man claims vehicles are traveling too fast and that he fears for the children who live in the area.

Hit-and-run
3/23 – Police investigated a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Fifth Street at around 3:30 p.m. James Moore reports that someone side-swiped his 1995 Ford F-150 pickup. The impact caused the passenger side mirror to fold in and shatter the passenger door window.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Tax refund fraud
3/24 – Police received a report from a resident stating somone stole, forged and cahsed his tax refund check. Police said the check was issued on an Imperial Capital bank account.

Kids on the roof
3/24 – At 4:45 p.m., police received a report of kids playing on the roof at Big Yank. Police made contact with three juveniles who claims they were looking for a football, which was kicked and landed on the roof. Police said the football was recovered.

Strange encounter
3/25 – While working construction at a home on Washington Avenue, a worker reported to police that a man in the home next door tapped on the window and stated someone was trying to kill him.
Police checked all apartments and said there was no response.

Being harassed
3/25 – Borough police received a report from a man who said he was harassed by a known person while making a visit to someone at the Pennsylvania House. Police said the man cornered the complaintant in the elevator and called him vulgar names.
The complainant instructed authorities to file charges.

Garage windows destroyed
3/25 – A West 14th Street resident reported to police that two windows were smahed out of his garage. The man claims those responsible are juveniles that were playing in the alley. He asked that patrols be stepped up in the area.

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Vehicle accident
3/25 – Hollidaysburg-based police were called to the southbound lane of Interstate 99 in Antis Township at 9:49 p.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Hollidaysburg resident Gailen Ann Lucey was soutbound when she struck a deer that entered the roadway. Police said Lucy was not hurt. There was no indiciation of the deer’s condition.

Safe found
3/25 – State police at Hollidaysburg report the recovery of a home safe. The Sentry safe, model 0310, was found on Plummers Hollow Road in Snyder Township. The owner of the safe is encouraged to contact police at 696-6100 to make positive identification.

Mouth gets you in trouble
3/26 – Hollidaysburg police report charges of disorderly conduct were filed against a 31-year-old Tyrone man following an incident that occurred at 4:20 a.m.
Police said a state police dispatcher had called a residence where Christopher Lynn McClellan was to check on a 9-1-1 hang up call. While attempting to contact the caller, the accussed got on the phone and used obscene language toward her.

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Minor vehicle accident
3/23 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to state Route 4027 in the village of Grazierville, Snyder Township, at 5:08 a.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Ruth Ann Miner of Tyrone was northbound at an apparent high rate of speed. While rounding a curve, Miner lost control of her Ford Probe. Police said the vehicle began to go broadside and traveled across the center turn and the southbound lane of SR 4027. The vehicle then left the roadway and traveled into a drainage ditch.
Police were assisted at the scene by Citizens Volunteer Fire Dept. and AMED Ambulance.
Miner suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment at the scene.

Student assault
3/24 – State police in Huntingdon report a 13-year-old student was arrested for aggravated assault after assaulting staff at Southern Huntingdon High School. Charges were filed through the Huntingdon Co. Juvenile Probation Department.

Leaving the scene
Robert J. Carolus, 32 of Alexandria, left the scene of an accident on foot this past Sunday, according to State Police in Huntingdon. Police report that Carolus lost control of his Dodge Intrepid while trying to negociate a turn traveling west on Route 305 about 2:30 a.m. The Dodge vehicle left the roadway on the eastbound berm and struck two trees. According to State Police Carolus was not injured and was later located. He told State Police he was wearing his seatbelt. Damage to the Dodge automobile was severe.

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Minor injury reported
3/13 – State police in Hollidaysburg report an accident occurred along state Route 1013 in Tyrone Township at 6:55 p.m.
Police said Joy Gioiosa of Altoona left the roadway to the right while negotiating a turn to the left.
Minor injuries were reported.

E-mailed threats
3/20 – State police in Huntingdon received a report from a 16-year-old Warriors Mark girl stating she received threatening e-mails from an unknown person.

Stolen swing arms
3/20 – Hollidaysburg-based state police report approximately 60 aluminum motorcycle swing arms were stolen from Brush Mountain Cycles and ATVs along Old Route 220 in Bellwood. Police value the loss at $6,000.

Single-vehicle accident
3/20 – No injuries were reported in a single-vehicle accident that occurred along Interstate 99 in Snyder Township at 3 p.m.
Police said Teresa Longstreth of Osceola Mills was southbound when she lost control of her vehicle on the wet roadway and struck a guiderail.
No injuries reported

3/21 – State police in Hollidaysburg were summoned to SR 1013 near the Altoona Reservoir in Tyrone Township at 1:51 p.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Wesley M. Pfiester of Altoona was eastbound when he lost control of his vehicle while speeding into a corner. Police said the vehicle slid off the roadway, and when Pfiester attempted to regain control, the vehicle slid sideways and struck a tree stump. The vehicle flipped onto its side and struck a large tree.
No injuries were reported.

Single-vehicle accident
3/23 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to SR 4019 in Antis Township at 2:12 a.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Douglas Anthony Lawrence of Altoona was northbound when he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle crossed the south lane of the highway and struck a telephone pole with its left side. After impact with the pole, the vehicle continued to travel across SR 4019 before coming to rest in a yard.
Police were assisted at the scene by Pinecroft Volunteer Fire Co.
Lawrence was transported to Altoona Hospital by Bellwood Ambulance.

Nature’s revenge
3/23 – State police in Hollidaysburg report Alan Mills of Tyrone was eastbound on Becker Road in Antis Township when a deer “intent on causing motoring mayhem,” leaped out in the path of the driver.
Police said in an attempt to avoid striking “the renegade animal,” Mills swerved, but struck a tree.
Police said the deer escaped and is being sought for questioning. Mills was not injured.

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Cat food fight
3/12 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to a residence in Antis Township at 10:45 p.m. to investigate a report of harassment and simple assault.
Police said a 49-year-old Bellwood woman and her 48-year-old boyfriend became engaged in a verbal confrontation that eventually turned physical. Police said the man threw two, six-ounce cans of cat food at the girl, hitting her on the right forearm and left hand. She suffered a moderate bruise.
The man was arraigned before District Magistrate Fred Miller.

10-45
3/18 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to milemarker 43 on Interstate 99 at 10:44 a.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Wayne Stern of Martinsburg was southbund on state Route 99 when he became ill for unknown reasons and passed out. Police said the vehicle crossed the median and over the northbound before striking an embankment.
Stern was transported to Altoona Hospital for treatment.

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Verbal dispute
Tyrone Police responded to a verbal dispute between Christina Klein and Nathan Shaw. The parties were separated and Shaw left the residence with some belongings.
Brawl
Tyrone police responded to a large fight in progress on West 10th Street. The investigation continues.
Vandalism
The apartments at 1206 Washington Avenue, that are owned by Bi-Lo were entered and vandalized. The complainant stated that there was drug paraphernalia in the apartment. When police arrived, none was found. The apartment was found in disarray.
Shoveling on road
A complainant called Tyrone Borough Police to report that a person was shoveling snow out onto Logan Avenue. Actor was asked to cease and he complied.
Stolen Cell Phone
A cell phone was stolen from a car in the Epworth Manor parking lot. Numerous calls were made from the phone. Police are checking to see if they can trace the calls.
Stuff removed
Kodi Little reported to police and said all her stuff in her car was removed and thrown out into the parking lot of Teaberry Street. Little was advised to contact State Police. Little stated she shouldn’t have to live like this.
Throwing snowballs
A complaint was filed with Tyrone police that six juveniles were throwing snowballs and threatening a female juvenile. Police made contact with two of the juveniles who were still there. They denied the incident. They were advised to stay away from the girl.
Paint balling in town
Tyrone police received a report that juveniles were shooting signs and buildings with paint balls. Police made contact with four juveniles who were playing with plastic guns.

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Indecent assault/interfering with the custody of children
2/28 – State police in Huntingdon report that while on stationary patrol, a motorist approached a trooper and advised him that a vehicle was parked in an area along state Route 453 in Warrrior Mark Township where it should not have been parked.
As the trooper was approaching the vehicle, it pulled out and the trooper followed it. The vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign and the trooper stooped the vehicle.
He observed a 49-year-old Huntingdon man and a 14-year-old girl from Ashland, Ohio. He questioned both individuals.
The trooper said the answers did not seem appropriate. The juvenile was taken into custody and the 49-year-old male was requested to follow the trooper to PSP Huntingdon.
The investigation is continuing.

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Motor vehicle crash
3/9 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to state Route 4019 in Antis Township at 7:35 p.m. to investigate an accident.
Police said Michael J. Huber of Altoona was southbound when the vehicle moved over an isolated ice patch and slid off the roadway. The vehicle then rolled over, traveled down an embankment and came to rest on its roof.
No injuries were reported.

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DUI crash
3/6 – State police in Huntingdon arrested a 60-year-old Tyrone man for driving under the influence following an accident that occured along state Route 453 in Morris Township at 10:10 p.m.
Police said the man was northbound when he lost control of the vehicle and struck the guiderails and a tree. He was ejected from the vehicle.

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Simple assault
3/5 – Philipsburg police reported that a 19-year-old female and a friend encountered three or four unknown females along Audrey Hollow Road where the 19-year-old said that after a brief argument the girls punched her in the face and knocked her to the ground. She suffered bruising to her eye and back and plans to seek medical attention on her own. The investigation is continuing.
Simple assault
3/1 – Two staff members of Cove Forge Behavioral Systems in Woodbury Township were assaulted by a 13-year-old client. The staff members received minor injuries and received treatment at the Altoona Hospital. A juvenile petition was filed with the Blair County juvenile probation office, alleging simple assault and harassment.
Two vehicle collision
3/6 – A 1992 Chevy Cavalier was traveling west on SR 22 and a 1996 Ford-700 TK was traveling east on SR 22. The driver of the Cavalier lost control in the snow and crossed into the eastbound lane. The driver of the Ford attempted to steer out of the way to miss the collision but was unable to do so. The driver of the Cavalier was transported to the Altoona Hospital Trauma Unit by the way of ambulance with serious injuries, and the operator of the Ford had no injuries. The investigation is continuing.

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Liquor law violation
3/4 – State police in Hollidaysburg report a non-traffic citation was issued and filed at District Justice Fred Miller’s office in Tyrone against 46-year-old Raymond McMillen of Tyrone. Police said McMillen was stopped for trespassing after hours at Blair Memorial Park in Antis Township. Police said he had an open container of beer.
Minor injuries reported
3/5 – State police in Hollidaysburg were called to state Route 4021 north of Bellwood to investigate an accident.
Police said Mary L. Campbell of Dysart was southbound when she lost control of her vehicle on the ice-covered roadway. Police said the vehicle slid off the roadway, struck a snow bank and rolled over. Campbell suffered minor injuries in the mishap.
Police were assisted at the scene by Tipton Fire Co. and Bellwood Ambulance.