State Police At Selinsgrove DUI

PENN TOWNSHIP — Troopers responded to a report of an erratic driver and arrested Christopher Habegger, 29, of Selinsgrove.

The alleged incident occurred at 8:33 p.m. May 5 along Salem Glenn Boulevard and Salem Road, Penn Township, Snyder County. Troopers stopped a 2008 Ford Escape and found Habegger to be under the influence of alcohol. The investigation is ongoing.

DUI

PENN TOWNSHIP — A Shamokin man was arrested and charged with DUI and driving on a suspended license when troopers found his vehicle perpindicular across a roadway in Snyder County.

The alleged incident occurred at 1:21 p.m. May 10 along University Avenue and Route 522, Penn Township, Snyder County. Walter Hyde, 79, of Shamokin, was allegedly driving the 2002 Honda and was charged with DUI, driving while operating privilege is suspended and summary traffic violations, it was noted.

Burglary

PERRY TOWNSHIP — An unnamed ex-spouse allegedly removed lawn equipment from a residence in Perry Township, Snyder County, and sold it.

Troopers said the incident occurred between 2 p.m. May 1 and 8:21 p.m. May 2 along Heister Valley Road.

2-vehicle crash (injury)

CENTER TOWNSHIP — A 14-year-old was treated at the scene following a two-vehicle crash at 3:37 p.m. May 14 along Hackenburg Road at Starlight Drive, Center Township, Snyder County.

Troopers said a 2003 Dodge Durango driven by a 17-year-old Middleburg girl was traveling north when it failed to take a left curve, went through the intersection, onto the left shoulder, up a hill and onto Starlight Drive, where it entered a driveway to Ridgeside Recycling and struck a 1978 Clark C500. A passenger was treated at the scene but refused transport, police noted. The driver and a second passenger were uninjured.

The teen driver will be cited with driving vehicle at safe speed.

2-vehicle crash

MONROE TOWNSHIP — No injuries were reported following a two-vehicle crash at 11:13 a.m. May 11 along North Susquehanna Trail at Commerce Avenue, Monroe Township, Snyder County.

Ryan L. Klinger was attempting a left turn in a 2013 Ford Fusion when it struck a northbound 2010 Toyota Rav4 driven by Thomas I. Reichenbach, 57, of Middleburg, police noted. Street signs struck by the vehicles then struck a parked 2013 Ford Taurus.

Klinger will be cited with moving stopped or parked vehicle.

2-vehicle crash

MIDDLEBURG — No injuries were noted following a two-vehicle crash at 7:25 a.m. May 14 along West Market Street at South Charles Street, Middleburg, Snyder County.

Troopers said a 2006 Ford Explorer driven by Daniel M. Strite, 34, of Beaver Springs, was traveling north when it struck the rear of a 2009 Subaru Forester driven by Derek S. Burkholder, 26, of Beavertown.

Strite will be cited with following too closely.

1-vehicle crash

MONROE TOWNSHIP — No one was injured following a one-vehicle crash at 2:40 a.m. May 12 along North Susquehanna Trail, north of Old School Road, Monroe Township, Snyder County.

Nathan W. Harman, 35, of Muncy, was traveling south in a 2019 Ford Fusion when Harman became distracted, police noted, and the vehicle struck a concrete curb. Damage to the right front tire and tire assembly was noted. Harman was belted.

Hit and run

MONROE TOWNSHIP — An unknown vehicle struck a utility pole at the Shady Nook boat launch, causing significant damage, then fled the scene, police reported.

The alleged incident was reported at 9:25 a.m. May 9 along River Road, Monroe Township, Snyder County. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 570-374-8145.

Firearms violation

PERRY TOWNSHIP — State police said Shan Wilson, 43, of Richfield, attempted to purchase a long gun while he had an active warrant out of South Carolina.

Wilson was taken into custody and transported to Snyder County Prison, where he is awaiting extradition.

Corruption of minors

CENTER TOWNSHIP — Troopers are investigating a report of corruption of minors involving a 13-year-old Lewisburg girl.

The allegations were made Jan. 1, 2018 to Dec. 21, 2018, along Hackenburg Road, Center Township, Snyder County, and originated through Childline.

Corruption of minors

CENTER TOWNSHIP — State police are investigating a report of corruption of minors.

The alleged incident was reported between Jan. 1 and May 1 along Starlight Drive, Center Township, Snyder County.

HarassmentCENTER TOWNSHIP — Harassment charges have been filed against a 42-year-old Mount Pleasant Mills man who allegedly threw a screwdriver at a woman’s house.

Troopers said Robert Eichman drove a Ford Ranger by the house of Alberta Britton, 55, of Middleburg, and threw a screwdriver at her house.

The alleged incident occurred at 10:40 a.m. May 6 at 408 Walnut St., Center Township, Snyder County.

Theft

MONROE TOWNSHIP — Two packages valued at $25 and $20 were removed from the mailbox of a Selinsgrove woman, police noted.

The alleged incident occurred between noon April 15 and 7 a.m. April 23 along West 11th Avenue, Monroe Township, Snyder County.

Theft/fraud

MONROE TOWNSHIP — Troopers opened an investigation related to an alleged incident at 1:41 p.m. May 10 along Park Road and Chubb Alley, Monroe Township, Snyder County.

Retail theft

MONROE TOWNSHIP — Athletic clothing valued at $309 was stolen from Boscov’s, troopers reported.

The alleged incident, which reportedly involved a 2016 Honda Accord, was reported at 4:28 p.m. May 10 at Boscov’s, 1 Susquehanna Valley Mall Drive, Monroe Township, Snyder County.

Theft by deception

PENN TOWNSHIP — A victim was allegedly sent a fraudulent $17,000 check and withdrew $5,800 before it bounced.

Troopers said the incident was reported at noon Mary 12 along University Avenue, Penn Township, Snyder County. An investigation is ongoing.

Theft by deception

PENN TOWNSHIP — Fraudulent charges totaling $36,000 were made on a victim’s credit card, troopers reported.

The alleged incident occurred between noon March 16 and 8:21 p.m. March 24 along Lorian Drive, Penn Township, Snyder County.

Theft of vehicle parts

CENTER TOWNSHIP — Two catalytic converters were cut from vehicles and a third taken from property sometime betwen 5 p.m. May 9 and 6:10 p.m. May 14, police reported.

The alleged crimes occured along Buck Early Lane, Center Township, Snyder County.

A Ford catalytic converter was valued at $150 was taken from a Focus while two Chevrolet catalytic converters were valued at $300 each, taken from 2002 Chevrolet Silverados. The victim was a 48-year-old Middleburg man.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 570-374-8145.

Possession

MIDDLEBURG — A Chevrolet Cobalt was stopped, at which time troopers said drugs and paraphernalia were discovered.

The stop was made April 9 in the Middleburg area, police noted.

Criminal mischief

CENTER TOWNSHIP — Several parked vehicles were found to have been scratched and damaged, police noted.

The alleged incidents occurred around 4:16 a.m. May 14 along Bowersox Road, Center Township, Snyder County.

Criminal mischief

WEST BEAVER TOWNSHIP — Several mailboxes were damaged around 10:30 p.m. May 13 along Stull Road, West Beaver Township, Snyder County, troopers reported.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 570-374-8145.

State Police At Montoursville DUI crash

JORDAN TOWNSHIP — A 32-year-old Dallas man was arrested for DUI following a one-vehicle crash at 6:15 p.m. May 13 along peischel Hil Road and Route 118, Jordan Township, Lycoming County, troopers reported.

Charges are pending toxicology tests. A 2013 Subaru Forester was involved, police noted.

1-vehicle crash (injury)

LEWIS TOWNSHIP — A Trout Run man sustained a suspected minor injury following a one-vehicle crash reported at 2:28 p.m. May 13 along Route 15 northbound, north of the Route 14 overpass, Lewis Township, Lycoming County.

Troopers said a 2018 Ford F-150 XLT driven by John F. Rupert, 66, was traveling south when it left the eastern side of the roadway, struck a dirt embankment, rotated counter-clockwise across the northbound lanes, struck trees on the eastern side of Route 15 northbound and came to a rest. Ruper was belted and was transported by ambulance to UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport, with a suspected minor injury.

He will be issued a warning for driving on roadways laned for traffic, police noted.

Hit and run

FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP — A vehicle sideswiped a tractor-trailer as it attempted to re-enter the roadway, then fled, police reported.

The alleged hit and run occurred at 11:38 a.m. May 14 along North Loyalsock Avenue at Route 87, Fairfield Township, Lycoming County.

The suspect vehicle hit the tractor-trailer driven by Travis J. Snyder, 30, of Pennsdale, then fled southbound on Route 87, police noted.

Explosive device found

ARMSTRONG TOWNSHIP — Troopers said an improvised explosive device was found at 2:15 p.m. April 16 along Skyline Drive and Sulphur Springs Road, Armstrong Township, Lycoming County.

An investigation is ongoing.

Harassment

UPPER FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP — A 33-year-old Montoursville man and a 26-year-old Montoursville woman were arrested following a physical altercation involving five people.

The alleged incident was reported at 7:20 p.m. May 12 along Back Street, Upper Fairfield Township, Lycoming County.

Troopers said the two were cited while victims included a 38-year-old man, 21-year-old woman and 45-year-old woman, all of Montoursville. An investigation continues.

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