Showing posts with label Police Log. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Police Log. Show all posts

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Pennsylvania State Police Continue to Investigate 1993 Cold Case Involving Baby Found in Garbage Bag in Darkwater

Pennsylvania State Police in Schuylkill County continue to investigate a cold case that involved a baby being found in a garbage bag in New Castle Township in 1993.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Two Drivers Under the Influence Involved in Crash on Route 61; One Seriously Injured

One person was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on Route 61 on Sunday.

Two Injured After Motorcycles Crash on Pottsville Minersville Highway

Two people were injured after a crash involving two motorcycles on the Pottsville Minersville Highway near Minersville on Saturday evening.

Registered Sex Offender Reported Missing; Possibly in Northumberland County

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the Pennsylvania State Police at Lykens and Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating the disappearance of a Dauphin County man that is classified as a registered sex offender.

Saturday, August 1, 2020

One Injured in Mahanoy Township Crash Late Saturday

One person was injured in a crash on the Morea Road in Mahanoy Township late Saturday.

Construction Worker Struck and Killed Along Interstate 81 in Hazle Township Overnight

The Pennsylvania State Police are looking for a driver and vehicle involved in a fatal accident overnight where a construction worker was struck and killed along Interstate 81 in Luzerne County.

Ringtown Woman Caught Stealing Adult Toy from Shop near Pottsville

A Ringtown woman is facing retail theft charges after she allegedly stole merchandise from an adult store near Pottsville.

No Injuries Reported After Crash on Aristes Road near Columbia/Schuylkill County Line

No injuries were reported after a two-vehicle crash near the Columbia/Schuylkill County line on Tuesday.

Friday, July 31, 2020

Two Charged After Altercation Over Dog Biscuits Leads to Fight

Two men were charged last week after an argument between the two led to a physical altercation.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville, on July 23rd, 2020, around 1:45am, Brian Andrewsky, 48, of Lost Creek, and Matthew Dietz, 30, of Mount Carmel were involved in an argument over dog biscuits when the altercation turned physical at a home on Mount Olive Boulevard in West Mahanoy Township.

The cops were called and Andrewsky and Dietz had minor injuries as a result of the fight.

State Police filed charges for harassment against both Andrewsky and Dietz for the incident.

State Police Investigate Drone Activity near SCI/Frackville

The Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville are investigating an incident involving a drone flying near SCI/Frackville, located on Altamont Boulevard in Ryan Township near Frackville.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Minersville Police Seek Man After Seizing 30 Firearms During Search Warrant

The Minersville Police have obtained an arrest warrant for a man after they seized 30 firearms from his home.

According to Minersville Police Patrolman Jeffrey Bowers, officers executed a search warrant at a home of James Fitting, 35, at the address of 326 North Front Street, Minersville.

As officers executed the warrant, Fitting's mother answered the door and said Fitting was not home at the time.

A search of a 3rd floor bedroom led to the finding of 30 firearms and a large amount of ammunition.

Officers found that Fitting had removed paneling in the room to conceal firearms inside storage in the walls.

A hand grenade as well as a bullet proof vest were also fond.

Police said in all, they seized 30 firearms, a sawed off shotgun, three rifle barrels, the bullet proof vest as well as the hand grenade.

Fitting is a fugitive in Berks County on charges not to be carried without a license and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.

During the incident in Berks County, Fitting was found in a vehicle with an AR-15, handgun, and a quarter pound of methamphetamine.  Fitting had pleaded guilty to those charges.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Fitting's arrest.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts are asked to contact the Minersville Police at (570) 544-2333.

Driver Flees After Crashing Down Embankment in Mount Carbon

The driver of a vehicle involved in a crash early Tuesday fled the scene.

One Injured in Crash in Wayne Township on Tuesday

One person was injured in two-vehicle crash on Route 895 this week in Wayne Township.

State Police Investigate Business Windows Shot Out By BB Gun

The Pennsylvania State Police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating criminal mischief that occurred last weekend along Route 61 in North Manheim Township.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Pine Grove Man in Custody After Traffic Stop Leads to Foot Chase

According to Pine Grove Police, Jeffrey Tucker, 32, of Pine Grove is facing charges stemming from a traffic stop on Tuesday.