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A Pump-and-run incident happened at Rossi’s store in Tipton, Antis Township on May 14.
A unidentified woman with red hair pumped $40 worth of gas into what was described as a “junky” pick-up truck and fled the scene without paying.

A 24-year-old Altoona woman, Patricia L. Reed, escaped injury in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 4027 in Snyder Township on May 15 at 8:15 p.m.
Reed was traveling south on the road and lost control on the wet pavement and struck a rock. Reed was wearing a seat belt.

A Boalsburg man, 21-year-old Ryan M. Kopp, escaped injury in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 350 in Warriors Mark Township on May 15 at 10 p.m.
Kopp was southbound on the road and swerved to avoid a deer that appeared on the road. The front end of Kopp’s vehicle hit an embankment. Kopp was wearing a seat belt.

A 26-year-old Altoona woman, Kristen J. Hench, has been accused in a theft by unlawful taking case that happened in Antis Township on May 16 at 1:50 p.m.
Police said Hench allegedly took cash from a purse belonging to Mildred A. Rhodes of Altoona. The incident happened along State Route 4019 in the Pinecroft area. Charges were to be filed against Hench at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

Rossi’s store in Tipton, Antis Township was the scene of a pump-and-run incident last Thursday at 11:43 a.m.
Police said an unidentified person pumped $30 worth of gas and left without paying for it.

A 14-year-old Tyrone boy has been accused in a retail theft case that occurred at Bickle’s Surplus in Pinecroft, Antis Township last week.
The incident occurred last Thursday at 6:15 p.m. when the boy was at the store with two other males. Police allege while the boy went through the store, he picked up a pocket knife. He then walked around with the knife and placed it in his pocket.
The boy was confronted by a store employee and removed the knife from his pocket and placed it back on the shelf. He then denied taking anything. Police were continuing their investigation as of last Friday.

A Tyrone woman, Amanda Fetters, escaped injury in a one-vehicle accident on Sipes Road, Porter Township, Huntingdon County, on Sunday at 5:25 p.m.
Fetters was traveling north on the road and attempted to negotiate a right curve. State police said the car was traveling too fast and partially left the road. The front end of the car hit an embankment on the northbound shoulder.
After the initial impact, the car rolled two to three times and came to a rest on its roof. The Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department assisted at the scene.
Fetters was wearing a seat belt. Police said she will be cited for a violation of the driving at safe speeds section of the vehicle code.

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A 38-year-old Tyrone woman, Terri Lee Ramsey, was charged in a case dating back to March.
Police said she was charged with altered, forged or counterfeit documents and plates after displaying fraudulent certificates of inspection and emission on her vehicle on March 21 at 4:30 p.m. The charge was filed at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

Robert Brown of Blandburg suffered minor injuries in an accident on State Route 865, two miles north of Bellwood near the reservoir in Antis Township on March 28 at 10:30 p.m.
Police said Brown was traveling west on the road at an apparent high rate of speed. Brown lost control of his vehicle and struck an embankment and guide rails on both sides of the road for several feet before coming to a rest in the middle of the road.
Brown was transported to the Altoona Regional Medical Center and was treated for his injuries. Police said Brown was alleged to have been consuming alcohol and was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. Brown was not wearing a seat belt. His vehicle had severe damage.

A Tyrone man suffered a minor injury in a DUI-related accident on State Route 4015 in the area of Antis Road in Antis Township on April 29 at 4:01 a.m.
State police said Daniel Savino, Jr. was traveling at a high rate of speed on the road and lost control of his vehicle and left the road. Savino tried to correct his actions and spun counterclockwise across both lanes of traffic and rolled his vehicle over two times off to the side of the road.
Savino was transported to Altoona Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries. Savino was alleged to have been consuming alcohol and was arrested for DUI. Savino was not wearing a seat belt. His vehicle had severe damage.

A 22-year-old rural Altoona man was charged with interference with the custody of a child in Bellwood earlier this month.
Police said Steven James Garber was charged with assisting a 14-year-old girl in running away from a residence on 8th Street on May 7.

A rural Altoona man reported a theft at his property in Sinking Valley sometime between May 7 and this past Sunday.
Police said Mark Loomis reported that a sheet of aluminum was stolen from his property in Tyrone Township.

A Kersey woman was injured in an accident between a car and a tractor-trailer on May 7, shortly before 3 p.m. along State Route 8007 near the Bald Eagle intersection in Snyder Township.
The crash occurred when both a car driven by 69-year-old Harold D. Harshbarger and a truck driven by 35-year-old Robert J. Harriger were traveling south on the road. Harshbarger’s car was in the right lane while the truck was in the left lane. As the right lane came to an end, the car continued to attempt to merge to the left lane. While Harshbarger was attempting to merge, his vehicle struck the truck on the right front. The initial impact caused Harshbarger to lose control. His car then struck a concrete medium barrier and traveled across the lane of travel and struck the west guide rail barrier.
Harshbarger’s vehicle was then struck by the truck and then was dragged for a small distance through the construction zone transition area.
A passenger in Harshbarger’s vehicle, 69-year-old Corole J. Harshbarger of Kersey, suffered moderate injuries and was wearing a seat belt. She was treated at Tyrone Hospital.
Mr. Harshbarger was not injured and was wearing a seat belt. The truck driver also escaped injury and was belted. Harshbarger’s car had severe damage while Harriger’s truck had moderate damage.
Police said Harshbarger was being charged with a violation of the Pennsylvania vehicle code.

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A 45-year-old Tyrone man was involved in a DUI-related crash last Thursday at 5:30 p.m. on Decker Hollow Road in Snyder Township.
State police said Issac Ivan Eaken was traveling north on State Route 4033 while he was negotiating a right curve in the road as he operated a three-wheeler.
Eaken lost control, left the road and hit his head on a tree. He was taken to the Altoona Regional Medical Center by ambulance for treatment.
Eaken was arrested for DUI and related summary traffic violations.

A 58-year-old Tyrone man was involved in a DUI-related crash last Friday at 1:11 a.m.
The one-vehicle accident happened when James Michael McDonald was traveling south on old Route 220 when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road due to excessive speed. McDonald’s vehicle crossed the northbound lane and struck a guiderail.
His vehicle then spun and struck numerous mailboxes and a stop sign post and came to a final rest.
State police said McDonald’s blood alcohol content was above the legal limit.
He was arrested for DUI and charges were filed in district court. McDonald was wearing a seat belt and was not injured.

State police conducted a sobriety check point over the weekend on old Route 220 about a six-tenth of a mile north of State Route 4018 in Antis Township.
Police said 97 vehicles were stopped. Four people were checked on portable breath testers with negative results. No one was arrested for DUI. There was five citations issued for speeding, one citation for following too closely and one citation for a registration being expired. There were a total of 17 written warnings also issued for traffic violations.

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Two Tyrone women were cited for harassment and disorderly conduct after an incident in Antis Township on April 27 at 7:50 p.m.
State police said 34-year-old Amy A. Green and 40-year-old Gretchen L. Eckenrode were cited after a verbal and physical altercation along River Road.

A 19-year-old Blair County man was arrested after two retail theft incidents at a Sheetz store in Bellwood and another Sheetz store in Greenwood on April 28.
State police said Michael Corle was apprehended for the theft of $3.45 in candy by Sheetz employees at the Bellwood store.
During the police investigation, it was determined that Corle had allegedly stolen at least $10.25 worth of food items from the Greenwood Sheetz store.
A search at the Hollidaysburg State Police station turned up drug paraphernalia in Corle’s knapsack.
Corle received a non-traffic citation for each retail theft offense and will be summoned for the drug paraphernalia offense. Police said Corle had addresses in both Bellwood and Altoona.

A 34-year-old Hollidaysburg woman was arrested on DUI charges after an incident on I-99 northbound in the Tyrone construction zone in Snyder Township on April 28 at 3:25 a.m.
Police said Lisa J. Keefer was observed following another vehicle at what was described as “a closer than reasonable distance.” She then abruptly swerved to the right and her vehicle went into a closed off lane.
Police came in contact with Keefer and a moderate odor of an alcoholic beverage was detected on her breath and person. She was taken to Tyrone Hospital for a blood test. The test revealed she had a blood alcohol level that was over the legal limit. Charges are to be filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller.

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State police reported a theft at the Premier Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep lot on old Route 220 in Snyder Township sometime between April 22 and 24.
Someone went through the car lot and took two spare tires off of Jeep vehicles. They also took 16 center caps from the wheels of four Dodge trucks and four center caps from a Dodge Durango.

A Tyrone man was the victim of theft along Meade Street in the village of Northwood, Snyder Township on April 22 between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Police said someone took a Dynacraft/Next bicycle belonging to 58-year-old Paul David Miles. The bike was described as having a black and pearl pink frame and black tires.

A Tyrone man was the victim of a burglary at his home along old Route 220 in the village of Grazierville in Snyder Township sometime between April 22 and 25.
Police said 55-year-old Daniel Peters reported someone entered his residence and took cash and liquor from the home. Anyone with information concerning the burglary should contact state police at 814-696-6100.

A 19-year-old Tyrone driver escaped injury in a DUI-related crash in Northwood, Snyder Township on April 23 at 2:40 a.m.
Police said Randy Eamigh, Jr. was traveling north on Meade Street and turned left onto the lawn of a residence at 362 Main Street. Eamigh’s vehicle got stuck on an embankment to the driveway at the residence.
Police alleged that the driver was intoxicated and he was placed under arrest for DUI. The results of a blood test were 0.156 percent. A passenger in the vehicle, 19-year-old Dottie Kay Brenneman of Tyrone, was arrested for underage drinking.

A Bellwood man, Jason J. Winklebauer, was arrested for DUI and harassment after an incident on Becker Road near Bellwood Borough in Antis Township on April 27 at 2:30 a.m.
Winklebauer was operating his vehicle east on Becker Road when he traveled off the road to the right and struck a bridge rail end. The investigating officer said a moderate odor of an alcoholic beverage was detected on Winklebauer’s breath and person. He was taken to Tyrone Hospital where a blood sample was collected. The test revealed the driver had a blood alcohol content above the legal limit.
Charges were to be filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller for DUI and related offenses.