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Burglary
State police at Hollidaysburg report that someone forcibly entered the office and mill areas of Superior Lumber Company, Snyder Township, between the hours of 10 p.m. Aug. 22 and 2:30 a.m. Aug. 23. No items were reported missing. Anyone with information is urged to contact state police at 696-3100.

Crashes
Authorities say a 16-year-old Blair County juvenile, driving a 1991 Oldsmoblie Cutlass Calais failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection of N. Cambria Street and N. 4th St., Bellwood, about 11:20 a.m. Sunday, pulling into the path of Danielle Gayle Collier, 20, Bellwood. Collier, who was driving a Suzuki Grand Vitara, struck the Olds in the driver’s side. The juvenile suffered a moderate injury, while Collier had minor injuries. Both vehicles sustained severe damage.
Police report a two-vehicle crash that occurred along I-99 North, Antis Township, about 3:30 p.m. Aug. 23. According to state police in Hollidaysburg, Dale T. Smith, 51, Hesston, was traveling north along I-99 in a 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee in the passing lane, while Angel Dawn Reams, 18, Philipsburg, was driving at a faster speed in a 2000 Pontiac Sunfire behind Smith. Reams tried to pass Smith on the right, then swerved back into the left lane, striking the rear right side of smith’s vehicle. After the impact, Smith’s vehicle flipped onto its side, rotated 180 degrees and came to rest on its wheels partially in the left lane and on the west berm of northbound traffic, perpendicular to the roadway. Reams’ vehicle rolled completely over one time and came to rest on its wheels in the median facing southwest. Both drivers and a passenger in the Smith vehicle, Kathy Smith, 51, Hesston, suffered moderate injuries. Neither of the Smiths were wearing a seat belt. Reams was wearing a seat belt. Charges are pending.

Stolen vehicle recovered
A 2005 Dodge Neon, recently reported stolen by its owner, Bruce Seiler II, Hollidaysburg, R.R. 1, was recovered along the northbound lane of I-99, parked with its keys in the ignition.

Soda machines damaged
Police report that someone caused damage to two Pepsi machines located at DelGrosso’s Amusement Park, Antis Twp., between the hours of 10:30 p.m. Aug. 22 and 7 a.m. Aug. 23.

Forgery and theft
State police report that someone removed a box of checks from a mailbox in Snyder Twp., then forged and cashed checks at a local business. Police are investigating. The incident, reported Saturday, was said to have occurred between Aug. 9 and Aug. 16.

Stolen ‘juice’
Police say Larry E. Taylor, 54, Tipton, illegally removed the electrical meter from the box at his residence, then used automotive jumper cables to bypass the circuit. The accused’s electrical service had been shut off for nonpayment previous to the act.

Endangering the welfare
Authorities have charged Stephanie Hollen, 31, Tipton, with endangering the welfare of a child and recklessly endangering another person after her five-year-old son was found standing in the middle of State Route 4023, Antis Township, holding a puppy. A passing motorist found the boy and took him home.