Found Property. Sometime in the past week, employees at Ed Shults Car Dealership in North Warren have found three Social Security Cards belonging to three different individuals as well as a Direct Express credit card, pharmacy discount cards, and other misc. cards, all of which were found in the dealership's parking lot. Anyone missing such cards or with information please contact the Conewango Twp. Police Department.
Theft. Conewango Twp. Police report on Jan. 3 at 10:40 a.m. Michael Bonavita reported someone had taken Adderall pills belonging to his son from his residence. During the investigation, police found Melissa Moore was inside the residence as a hired cleaner and obtained the pills and converted them to her own personal use. Moore is charged with four counts Misdemeanor Theft of a Controlled Substance, four counts Misdemeanor Theft by Unlawful Taking and four counts Misdemeanor Receiving Stolen Property. All charges have been filed with District Justice Laura Bauer pending further court action.
Harassment. Warren-based state police responded to an incident at Warren State Hospital on Jan. 20 at 9:15 p.m. Non-traffic citations have been filed against Megan Decker, 22 of Mercer after she allegedly repeatedly stuck a victim in the head with a closed fist. A second victim attempted to intervene, but Decker pulled her hair and attempted to head-butt and kick her.
Crash. Warren-based state police are investigating a crash that occurred Jan. 20 at 2:10 p.m. at the intersection of Sanford Rd. and Hunt Rd. According to police, Karl Louis, of Grand Valley, was traveling north on Sanford Rd. when he lost control of his 2002 Dodge Dakota pick-up truck on icy roadways, struck a ditch, and rolled over. The investigation continues.
Assault. Marienville-based state police are investigating an incident that occurred at Cornell Abraxas on Jan. 15 at 11 a.m. According to police, Joseph Perrin of Warren was assaulted by an 18-year-old male Abraxas client. An investigation is on-going.
Pine Grove Twp.
Bad Checks. Warren-based state police are investigating a bad check that was written on a closed account by Gary McGregor Jr. to Curtis Contracting and Services in the amount of $1000 on Jan. 6. Charges for bad check were filed in District Justice Bauer's office.
Burglary. Warren-based state police are investigating a burglary that occurred at 33022 Rt. 6, in Pittsfield that occurred between Dec. 16, 2012 and Jan. 17, 2013. According to police, unknown actor(s) entered the residence through an unlocked door and took a black, Sentry 12 x 12 lock box containing various personal items. Anyone with information is asked to contact PSP Warren or Crime Stoppers.
Forgery. Warren-based-state police arrested Chantilly L. Thomas, 31, after an investigation revealed Thomas filled out several checks to herself, in the name of a known victim in order to receive approximately $800. Thomas was charged with forgery and theft and was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Carlson on Jan. 18. She was released on $50,000 unsecured bail.
Sugar Grove Twp.
Crash. Warren-based state police report on Jan. 17 at 10:20 p.m., the operator of a 1998 Dodge Durango attempted to negotiate a right-hand curve on a snow covered Rt. 69 near Jones Hill Rd. when the vehicle drifted off the west side of the road. No injuries were reported and no one was injured as a result of the crash.