October 28, 2013 10:50 AM


Criminal mischief

Someone damaged a vehicle parked along the 100 block of Philadelphia Street sometime between 8 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday, according to borough police. Police said the perpetrator rolled an old tire into the vehicle.

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A vehicle parked in a lot off the 200 block of Rice Avenue was damaged sometime between 11 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday, according to borough police. Police said a driver’s side window on the vehicle was smashed.



Someone driving a white pickup truck struck the rear of a vehicle parked along the 400 block of School Street and fled on Sunday night, according to borough police. Anyone with any information is asked to call police at (724) 349-2121.




A three-dimensional deer target was stolen from a yard at 2749 Route 580, the home of Randi J. McCombie, 32, on Wednesday, according to state police in Indiana.



According to state police in Punxsutawney, a man entered the home of Zoe Ann Ritchie, 57, of 910 N. Creek Road, took $200 in cash, ate a can of chicken soup and a can of green chilies, and drank a cream soda. Police said the incident occurred sometime between Oct. 10 and 18. Police said they have a suspect.




State police in Punxsutawney are looking for the man who broke into D&G Grocery early Sunday morning and stole cigarettes and lottery tickets. According to police, the man, who was wearing a camouflaged jacket, entered the store around 1:20 a.m. by smashing out a front door window.

Once inside, he took various brands of menthol cigarettes and an undetermined number of scratch-off lottery tickets ranging in value from $1 to $20. He then left, traveling north on Route 219, police said.

Police said the man, who appeared to be in his 20s, was in a dark-colored Ford Explorer with a loud exhaust and a burned-out passenger’s side taillight. Police set the loss at about $2,717.

Anyone with any information has been asked to call police at (814) 938-0510.

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