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An Altoona man reported two checks from his checkbook were stolen and used at the Bellwood Hometown Market between March 24 and 25.
Police said the checks were taken by an unknown person and cashed in the total amount of $553.04. The police investigation is continuing.

A 25-year-old Smith Hill woman, Amber R. Dick, suffered moderate injuries in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 4023 in Snyder Township, near the Clearfield County line.
Police said Dick was traveling south on the road and while attempting to negotiate a right turn, traveled off the road, to the right onto the west berm. Dick’s vehicle lost control and traveled across the road and struck the east embankment.
After striking the embankment, Dick’s vehicle rolled onto its roof and came to a rest, blocking the northbound lane of travel. Dick was wearing a seat belt. Her vehicle had moderate damage.

A hit-and-run accident involving three different vehicles happened on State Route 220 in Union Township, Centre County on June 21 at 3:40 p.m.
Police said a pick-up truck driven by 20-year-old Lucas Cherry was southbound on State Route 220 and was stopped for traffic ahead. An older blue Ford Escort didn’t stop in time and struck another vehicle, which then hit Cherry’s pick-up.
After the impact, the two vehicles left the scene southbound on Route 220 without stopping. Two young males occupied the Ford Escort. There was no description given of the other vehicle. Anyone with information on the incident should contact Philipsburg state police.

A rural Tyrone man escaped injury in a one-vehicle accident that happened at the intersection of North 2nd Street and River Road in the village of Fostoria in Antis Township on Thursday at 3:05 a.m.
Police said 20-year-old Brian Fouse Jones was northbound on N. 2nd Street when his car failed to negotiate a right turn onto River Road. In turning right, the car overshot the road and ran over the railroad tracks just north of the road surface, resulting in significant front-end damage and undercarriage damage. No damage to the railroad tracks could be detected.
Police said Jones told them that he “gunned it” after stopping for a stop sign posted at the intersection. The car had to be winched off the railroad tracks and towed away from the scene. Jones will be cited for failing to drive his vehicle at a safe speed.

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A Warriors Mark man was the victim of criminal mischief as the result of an incident on Sunday on Warriors Mark Path in the township.
Police said someone smashed the rear windshield of a vehicle belonging to Jason Lucas.

A 51-year-old Altoona woman is facing possible DUI charges after an incident along I-99 in Blair County on Sunday around 11:30 p.m.
Police said they received a report about a vehicle traveling south bound, going the wrong way, on I-99 North. The vehicle traveled in the wrong direction from the Tyrone area to the Frankstown exit.
A traffic stop was initiated on old Route 220 in the city of Altoona. State police said Pamela Jean Manocchio failed field sobriety tests. She was transported to the hospital to have blood drawn to determine her blood alcohol content.
Charges for DUI and other summary traffic violations are pending results of a blood test.

A Tyrone man was involved in an alleged DUI-related accident in Snyder Township on Sunday at 9:53 p.m.
State police said Benjamin Burton Brower legally passed another vehicle and lost control at a sharp left curve. He lost control of his vehicle and it traveled off the road and went into a wooded area, coming to rest east of the roadway.
Brower was taken to Tyrone Hospital for a blood test to determine his blood alcohol content. The test showed he was above the legal limit.
Police said a check showed that Brower had a suspended driver’s license and an active bench warrant from the Blair County Sheriff’s department. Brower was placed in Blair County Jail.
Charges were to be filed at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office for DUI and related charges.

A thief really hit the spot when they entered a Pepsi machine at New Enterprise Stone and Lime in Snyder Township and took money from it sometime between midnight and 7 a.m. on Tuesday.
Police said both bills and change were taken from inside the machine. There was no sign of entry visible. It is believed the thief has a key to the machine.

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Earlier this week, state police issued a release on an incident that happened between 2 p.m. on April 17 and 7 a.m. on April 19 at Premier Auto Sales in Snyder Township,
Police said wheels and tires valued at approximately $1,000 were stolen from a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee that was left at the dealership for service.

An Altoona man was injured in a simple assault incident on State Route 4015 in Antis Township on June 4 between 10 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Police said Justin Allen Crnarich of Harrison Avenue, Altoona, reported being assaulted by two individuals known to him. Crnarich sustained a head injury as a result of the assault. Police were continuing their investigation as of earlier this week.

A 29-year-old Tyrone man, James Melton, escaped injury after a two-vehicle accident on Route 220, approximately one mile south of State Route 322 in Worth Township, Centre County last Thursday at 8:35 a.m.
Police said Melton’s pickup truck and a car driven by 54-year-old Carol Schurman of Clymer were both southbound on the road when Melton stopped for traffic at a construction zone. Schurman failed to stop “within the assured clear distance” and the front of her vehicle hit the rear of Melton’s truck.
Schurman was wearing a seat belt and her airbag was deployed. She suffered a minor arm injury. Melton was using a seat belt. His airbag did not deploy.
Neither driver was using a cellular phone at the time of the incident.

Several people escaped injury in a two-vehicle accident at the State Route 322/220 intersection with Sunnyside Road in Worth Township, Centre County last Thursday at 4:15 p.m.
The crash happened when 23-year-old Paul A. Campomizzi of Philipsburg intended to turn left onto Sunnyside Road with his turn signal activated. Campomizzi instead made an abrupt right into a vehicle driven by Michael J. Bonsell, which was legally traveling around Campomizzi’s vehicle. According to police, Bonsell was traveling behind Campomizzi’s vehicle, which he believed was going to turn left.
Campomizzi struck the left side of Bonsell’s vehicle with its right front causing disabling damage to both vehicles.
Campomizzi and Bonsell were both wearing seat belts. Two passengers, 23-year-old Andrew T. Lucas of Osceola Mills and 20-year-old Maria L. Walker of Huntingdon, also escaped injury and were wearing seat belts. Police said Campomizzi will be issued a citation that will be filed with a local magisterial district judge.

A Tyrone man, James P. Lingafelt, Jr., was arrested for DUI on Friday at 12:25 a.m. on State Route 220, just south of State Route 322 in Port Matilda.
Police said Lingafelt was arrested after he was found sleeping in his vehicle, which was running at the time. Charges were filed at a magisterial district judge’s office in Philipsburg.

A Port Matilda man was the victim of criminal mischief after an incident about 300 yards east off of State Route 220, across from Loner’s Salvage in Taylor Township, Centre County sometime between 7 p.m. on Friday and 9:30 a.m. on Saturday.
Police said unknown persons arrived on the victim’s property by using an ATV. Once on the property, the unknown person(s) used their ATVs as battering rams, striking an entry door and a large overhead door. The perpetrators did not gain entry and departed the scene in an unknown direction.
Anyone with information on the incident should contact state police in Philipsburg at 342-3370.

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State police investigated a report of a drug overdose on Monday at 3:54 p.m. in the parking lot of Bickle’s Surplus parking lot in Antis Township.
Police said suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia were found at the scene. The investigation was continuing as of Wednesday.

A Tyrone man, Frank Charles Dimemmo, was involved in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 220 in Taylor Township, Centre County on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
Police said Dimemmo lost control of his vehicle while swerving for animals on the road. Dimemmo was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. His SUV had moderate damage.

A 25-year-old Altoona man was cited for harassment after an incident along Parkway Drive in Antis Township on Tuesday at 5:55 p.m.
Police said Phillip James Pfahler struck 50-year-old Mary Alice Pfahler in the head with a closed fist. The accused was cited for harassment at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

A 71-year-old Altoona woman, Elizabeth Louise Greene, was cited for a dog law violation after an incident on Tuesday at 7:38 p.m. along McMullen Road in Tyrone Township.
Police said the incident happened when Greene let her dog run loose. The dog approached a 38-year-old Altoona woman, Wendy Sue Hench, and caused her distress because of the dog’s aggressiveness.
A citation was filed against Greene at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

A Tyrone area woman was the victim of criminal mischief on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m.
Police said someone smashed the victim’s mailbox located on State Route 4023.

A Detroit, MI truck driver and a Tyrone man were involved in a two-vehicle accident at the Tyrone/Snyder Township at the bridge in front of the paper mill on Wednesday at 9:35 p.m.
Police said Carl Gooden was operating his tractor-trailer south on State Route 4027 and made the turn at the bridge. While making the turn, the trailer wheels clipped the side of the bridge. The duel axles of the trailer were ripped off and then the trailer slid on the ground and hit a vehicle operated by Terry Dean as it was traveling north across the bridge.
Gooden and Dean both escaped injury. The tractor trailer had severe damage. Dean’s vehicle had moderate damage.

A 20-year-old man was involved in an underage drinking and disorderly conduct incident at the Teaberry development in Snyder Township on Thursday at 8:45 a.m.
Police said they arrived at the scene after a request for assistance with a mental health issue. They observed Kristopher D. Sheasley as being under the influence of alcohol. A test was conducted and it revealed a possible blood alcohol content of .162. Sheasley was described as combative and using profanity.
Sheasley is currently on probation for previous criminal offenses and was committed to Blair County Prison on a detainer for violating conditions of his probation.
Sheasley is being charged with underage drinking and disorderly conduct. A 17-year-old male juvenile present at the scene will also be charged with underage drinking.

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State police investigated a report of a drug overdose on Monday at 3:54 p.m. in the parking lot of Bickle’s Surplus parking lot in Antis Township.
Police said suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia were found at the scene. The investigation was continuing as of Wednesday.

A Tyrone man, Frank Charles Dimemmo, was involved in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 220 in Taylor Township, Centre County on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
Police said Dimemmo lost control of his vehicle while swerving for animals on the road. Dimemmo was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. His SUV had moderate damage.

A 25-year-old Altoona man was cited for harassment after an incident along Parkway Drive in Antis Township on Tuesday at 5:55 p.m.
Police said Phillip James Pfahler struck 50-year-old Mary Alice Pfahler in the head with a closed fist. The accused was cited for harassment at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

A 71-year-old Altoona woman, Elizabeth Louise Greene, was cited for a dog law violation after an incident on Tuesday at 7:38 p.m. along McMullen Road in Tyrone Township.
Police said the incident happened when Greene let her dog run loose. The dog approached a 38-year-old Altoona woman, Wendy Sue Hench, and caused her distress because of the dog’s aggressiveness.
A citation was filed against Greene at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

A Tyrone area woman was the victim of criminal mischief on Tuesday at 9:30 p.m.
Police said someone smashed the victim’s mailbox located on State Route 4023.

A Detroit, MI truck driver and a Tyrone man were involved in a two-vehicle accident at the Tyrone/Snyder Township at the bridge in front of the paper mill on Wednesday at 9:35 p.m.
Police said Carl Gooden was operating his tractor-trailer south on State Route 4027 and made the turn at the bridge. While making the turn, the trailer wheels clipped the side of the bridge. The duel axles of the trailer were ripped off and then the trailer slid on the ground and hit a vehicle operated by Terry Dean as it was traveling north across the bridge.
Gooden and Dean both escaped injury. The tractor trailer had severe damage. Dean’s vehicle had moderate damage.

A 20-year-old man was involved in an underage drinking and disorderly conduct incident at the Teaberry development in Snyder Township on Thursday at 8:45 a.m.
Police said they arrived at the scene after a request for assistance with a mental health issue. They observed Kristopher D. Sheasley as being under the influence of alcohol. A test was conducted and it revealed a possible blood alcohol content of .162. Sheasley was described as combative and using profanity.
Sheasley is currently on probation for previous criminal offenses and was committed to Blair County Prison on a detainer for violating conditions of his probation.
Sheasley is being charged with underage drinking and disorderly conduct. A 17-year-old male juvenile present at the scene will also be charged with underage drinking.

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A 35-year-old Port Matilda man, Joseph G. Fielding, sustained a head injury, when he was unable to negotiate his car through a left curve in the road on State Route 4027 in Snyder Township.
Fielding’s vehicle traveled south off the road and struck a group of trees. Upon impact, Fielding’s head struck a windshield. He was not wearing a seat belt.
Fielding was placed under arrest for DUI due to certain indicators and transported by AMED to Tyrone Hospital where he refused medical treatment. Police said Fielding was also taken to the hospital to give a blood sample for his blood alcohol content.

Two people were in a verbal altercation that became physical last Tuesday at 4:10 p.m. in Snyder Township.
Police said 37-year-old Christina M. Walters struck 31-year-old Dane R. Madron in the face. Madron shoved Walters to the ground. Both individuals are being charged with assault harassment.

An Altoona woman was involved in a one-vehicle accident on Route 220 at the intersection of Watts Road in Antis Township on Thursday at 7:25 p.m.
Tiffany Wolfe was going south on Route 220 and claimed a blue Neon ran her off the road. Her car went off the road and hit a tree. Wolfe was wearing a seat belt.

The Builders Surplus store in Antis Township was hit by a burglar sometime between 8 p.m. on Thursday and 8 a.m. on Friday.
Police said someone pried open a door and entered the building located on Forge Road. The person then entered the building and removed hand tools valued and $300 and about $38 in change. Police said damage to the doors was $100.
State police in Hollidaysburg are asking anyone with information to contact 696-6100.

A Tyrone man reported a theft of a rifle from his home in Snyder Township last week.
Police said Melvin Miller reported on Saturday that someone stole a .22 Marlin Rifle out of his house. Miller had reported the incident occurred sometime in the last half of the week.

A criminal mischief case happened on Sandy Run Road in the Pinecroft area of Antis Township on Saturday at 10:40 a.m.
Police said someone smashed the right front passenger window on a delivery truck belonging to the Frito Lay Company of Altoona. The damage to the window was estimated at $300. Anyone with information on the incident should contact Hollidaysburg-state police at 696-6100. The investigation is continuing.

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Two people were injured in a one-vehicle accident last Tuesday at 4:30 a.m. along State Route 350 south in Snyder Township.
Police said the crash happened when 19-year-old Tyne M. Weston was traveling south on the road. Her car traveled onto the right berm and struck a guide rail post. After the impact, the car traveled down an embankment and rolled completely over.
Nineteen-year-old Alycia D. O’Donald of Tyrone was wearing a seat belt and suffered a moderate injury. William W. Poullos, 23, Altoona was wearing a seat belt and suffered a minor injury. Another passenger Brian G. Dean, 21, Tyrone was also belted and was not hurt.
The driver of the car was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. The vehicle had severe damage.

A 56-year-old rural Altoona man suffered multiple injuries in a motorcycle accident on State Route 1013, approximately four miles north of Kettle Street in Tyrone Township last Tuesday at 4:25 p.m.
Police said Michael V. Turiano was northbound on the road and lost control of his bike while negotiating a right curve. Turiano’s motorcycle traveled off the road and struck a guide rail several times then came to a rest on the road. Turiano was ejected from the motorcycle at some point after striking the guide rail.
AMED Ambulance transported him to Altoona hospital. Sinking Valley Fire Company assisted at the scene.
Police said Turiano was to be charged with a safe speed violation.

A 24-year-old rural Tyrone man was involved in a one-vehicle accident last Wednesday at 2:30 a.m. in Antis Township.
Police said Richard Dale Goetz was traveling north on State Route 4015 when he approached the intersection of State Route 4018. Goetz attempted to make a right turn onto SR 4018. Police said Goetz was traveling too fast to make the curve and keep his car on the road. His vehicle left the road and traveled into a drainage ditch on the north side of SR 4018.
Police said Goetz was found to be intoxicated. He was placed under arrest for DUI and transported to Bon Secours Hospital for a chemical test for blood. The investigation was continuing pending blood test results as of earlier this week.
Goetz was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. His vehicle had minor damage.

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A 21-year-old Tyrone man, Andrew James Golden, was arrested on forgery and theft from a vehicle charges after an incident last month in Birmingham, Huntingdon County.
Police said Golden used a piece of concrete to smash a rear door window out of a car belonging to a Tyrone woman on May 9 at 10:30 a.m. Golden then allegedly took a checkbook and other items from a purse on the floor.
Police said Golden wrote out a check to himself from the checkbook and forged the victim’s signature and then cashed the check. A truck belonging to a Hollidaysburg man was dented on the driver’s side door and bed during the theft.
Police said Golden was arrested based on information received from the Tyrone branch of M & T Bank. Golden was placed in the Huntingdon County Jail in lieu of $10,000 straight bond.

A rural Tyrone man, 29-year-old Mark Ernest Campbell, was charged with harassment after an incident in Ironville on May 31 at 6:15 p.m.
Police said Campbell struck and punched another man from RD 1, Tyrone during an argument regarding an ex-girlfriend. Charges were filed against Campbell at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

An unknown person took items from a residential driveway in Snyder Township sometime between 7:30 a.m. on June 1 and 9 a.m. on June 2.
Police said two plastic flowerpots with fake nylon flowers valued at $10 were taken from the driveway located along state route 350, north of Bald Eagle.

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A rural Tyrone residence was the scene of a theft and a burglary sometime between 8 a.m. last Thursday and 3 p.m. on Monday.
Police said someone entered the home of Donald and Barbara Myers through unknown access. Once inside, they took nine bottles of wine from the kitchen wine rack and five bottles of liquor from a hall pantry. They also took about $500 in change from a large jar.

A 28-year-old Altoona man was involved in a one-vehicle accident on State Route 453 in Snyder Township on Saturday at 8:42 a.m.
The crash happened when Daniel Diehl was traveling south on the road and for unknown reasons, he lost control of his vehicle while attempting to negotiate a gradual right hand curve. Diehl’s car left the road and hit a large tree.

A Jeep Cherokee was stolen in Bellwood sometime between Saturday at 11 p.m. and Sunday at 9 a.m.
The theft happened on N. 4th Street where the vehicle was parked. The vehicle belonged to Dobson Gwin and Foreman, Inc. of Altoona. The vehicle’s registration plate is Pennsylvania ELH1847. Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact state police at Hollidaysburg at 696-6100.

State police investigated an assault and harassment case that involved four teens at DelGrosso’s Amusement Park in Tipton on Sunday.
Police said two girls, ages 13 and 14 from State College, were assaulted by two teenage girls between the ages of 14 and 17 at two different locations at the park.
One of the teen suspects was described as having blond hair and wearing a black jacket. The other suspect was described as having red hair and a noticeably protruding stomach.

An Altoona man’s parked car was hit in the main parking lot of DelGrosso’s Amusement Park in Tipton on Sunday at approximately 4:45 p.m.
Police said a suspected hit-and-run driver attempted to park beside Dean Maucaurelle’s legally parked 1999 Suzuki, but instead hit its right-rear bumper.
The hit-and-run vehicle fled in an unknown direction. Police said the driver was described as between ages 16 and 21 and was wearing a red DelGrosso’s park shirt. The car’s color was described as white.
Anyone with information on the incident should contact state police at 814-696-6100.

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A 55-year-old Tyrone woman was involved in an alleged DUI related incident on Sunday at 1:18 a.m. on State Route 4027 in Snyder Township.
Police said they encountered a vehicle crossing the center line and fog line on several occasions. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was found to be driving under the influence. The unidentified woman was placed under arrest and transported to Tyrone Hospital for a blood test. Charges will be filed in Blair County.

A 25-year-old Altoona man, Michael David Reed, was accused of harassment after an incident along Parkway Drive, off of old Route 220 in Antis Township on Sunday at 4:16 a.m.
Police said Reed allegedly struck 26-year-old Angelina Kay Reed of Altoona, in the head with a closed fist. Reed was cited for harassment with the charge being filed at Magisterial District Judge Fred Miller’s office.

A 50-year-old Kentucky woman was the victim of a criminal mischief incident on Sunday sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 1:40 p.m. at the intersection of Limestone Road and State Route 453.
Someone arrived at the scene and threw a rock through the passenger side front window of the woman’s car and then fled the scene.

A 30-year-old Bellwood man, Darrin Sanford Albert, was accused of harassment for his role in a domestic incident in Bellwood on Sunday at 7:40 p.m.
State police said a summary citation was filed against Albert for his role in the incident.

State police in Centre County are investigating a robbery in Taylor Township that happened Wednesday at 10 p.m.
According to a police press release, a woman lured a Cambria County resident into a wooded area where two men were waiting. The men assaulted the male victim and took cash from his pocket.

A hunting cabin located on a ridge top above the Skelp PennDOT shed in Antis Township was hit by a burglar sometime between May 21 and Monday.
Someone broke into the cabin and took numerous items as well as causing substantial damage to the property. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact state police in Hollidaysburg at 696-6100.

Three teenagers were cited for criminal trespass for an incident Wednesday afternoon at the Sinking Valley Reservoir.
Police said 18-year-old Tiffany D. Clifford and two known teenage girls age 16 and 15 were cited for swimming in the reservoir where signs are posted prohibiting trespassing.

Snappy’s convenience store in Bald Eagle, Snyder Township, was the scene of a retail theft on Thursday at 2:20 a.m.
Police termed the incident “a pre-planned theft”. They said four cars all driven by white males in their late teens and early 20s drove into the lot of the store and stopped at various gas pumps. All four obtained fuel and then fled the lot and failed to pay for the fuel.
The police issued a description on some of the vehicles. One of the vehicles was described as a gold Chevrolet Cavalier, another as a white Pontiac Sunfire and a third as a primer gray Geo Storm with black hood.