A 20-year-old man was arrested for trespassing at 66 Dwights Road, Wetmore Township, McKean County July 15. Police said the man also was in possession of drug paraphernalia. He was arraigned in district court and remanded to McKean County Jail.


A 19-year-old Smethport female was the victim of harassment after she reported that she had received harassing messages and obscene material sent to her via a social media platform July 13. The investigation is continuing.


Police are investigating a crash involving an 80-year-old Kane woman who allegedly backed her car onto a tombstone at the Mount Tabor Cemetery, Wetmore Township, McKean County July 5. According to the complainant, the tombstone was knocked over and damaged and she said she didn’t find out about it until a week later.

Dog bite

An incident reported as a dog bite victim on July 19 turned out to be a physical altercation between two friends during which a 22-year-old male of Smethport had his dog attack the 21-year-old male victim of Smethport, causing injury. Police are investigating the incident.


A domestic altercation involving a deadly weapon was reported to police on July 19 on Route 59, Keating Township. Police said the investigation determined a physical altercation occurred between a 30-year-old male of Cyclone and a 26-year-old female victim, also of Cyclone. The male was taken into custody and charged in district court. He was remanded to McKean County Jail in lieu of bail.

Fleeing and eluding

Police are looking for a white male not wearing a shirt that fled from police following an attempted traffic stop of his white sport bike on Route 59, Lafayette Township July 19. The sport bike was last seen heading toward Route 219 in McKean County. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at 814-368-9230.

Underage possession of alcohol

A 20-year-old Westons Mills, N.Y. man was arrested for underage possession of alcohol following a traffic stop of a 2014 Chevrolet Malibu on Evans Drive, Lewis Run July 17. Charges were filed in district court.

Criminal mischief

Police are investigating the damage of a vehicle belonging to a 23-year-old Port Allegany man July 17.


Police are investigating a burglary that occurred on State Line Road, Eldred Township July 18. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police.