A 2015 Toyota was traveling west on State Route 49 in Eulalia Township at 10:47 p.m. on April 27 when troopers observed multiple traffic violations. According to a police report, a traffic stop was initiated and it was discovered the driver, a 50-year-old male of Downingtown, had been consuming alcohol beverages. A sobriety test was completed and the driver showed signs of impairment. The driver was arrested for DUI and transported to UPMC Cole for chemical testing. Charges are pending.
At 12:30 a.m. on May 3, Dennis J. Furman, 57, of Austin, was traveling in a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado on Kaple Hill Road when it began emitting smoke from under its hood and caught fire, according to a police report. Furman pulled the vehicle off the roadway and exited safely. Furman used a fire extinguisher to put the fire out.
A crash occurred at 7:27 a.m. on May 2 on State Route 49 in Hebron. According to a police report, Katie S. Thomas, 32, of Ulysses, was traveling in a 2007 Ford Fusion when the vehicle began to turn sideways when she attempted to make a left hand curve on wet road conditions. When Thomas tried to correct it, the vehicle spun out of control, crossed the eastbound lane of travel and struck a guide rail with its front bumper. The vehicle rotate counter clockwise and the rear bumper struck the guide rail. Thomas was wearing a seat belt and was not injured. She was charged with failing to drive at a safe speed.
Theft by deception
Police are investigating a reported theft by deception incident at 61 State Street in Portage Township on May 3, according to a police report. The complainant, a 67-year-old male, reported a bank card was fraudulently used.
Police are investigating a trespassing incident at the Potter County Anglers Club on May 5, according to a police report.
Police are investigating an alleged harassment incident involving a 10-year-old male of Port Allegany in Oswayo Borough, according to a police report.