Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Man Attempts to Steal Garbage Truck Wednesday Morning
Eric Lee Reppert, 31, was picked up on unrelated charges Wednesday morning, but was said to have attempted to steal a Valley Waste Solution garbage truck while it was parked in Tower City around 2:30am Wednesday morning.
Reppert allegedly used a 13 knife to threatened the trucks driver.
Reppert was arraigned by Magisterial Judge David J. Rossi and charged with Robbery w/ Threatening Serious Injury, Robbery of a Motor Vehicle, Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats, and Harrassment.
He has been jailed at the Schuylkill County Prison unable to post bail.
Full story from Pennlive.com