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Crash

Lynn M. Higley sustained suspected minor injuries in a one-vehicle accident on Barnum Road in Eldred Township Tuesday, Oct. 22. Higley was operating a 2011 Volvo C70 when he lost control of the vehicle and left the east side of the roadway, struck a ditch and overturned multiple times before coming to a rest.

Brock J. Daniels, 24, of Port Allegany avoided injury in a one-vehicle accident on South Main Street, Port Allegany Boro Saturday, Oct. 26. Daniels was operating a 1976 Chevrolet Silverado when he lost control of the vehicle and traveled off the roadway and struck the corner of a brick house/building.

DUI

State police encountered a 20-year-old man from Bradford attempting to change a tire on a disabled 2011 Chevrolet Silverado on State Route 646 in Keating Township Friday, Oct. 18. Upon investigation, it was determined that the individual left the roadway and traveled across private property and struck two two metal T-posts before crossing Ormsby Crossroad where the vehicle struck a pile of logs. The Bradford man continued operating the vehicle onto private property, side swiped a parked vehicle, reversed and struck the pile of logs again as he left the scene. Police determined the driver to be DUI. Charges are pending the results of a blood test.

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 2007 Ford Focus operated by a 33-year-old man, from Kane, on Haines Street in Kane Boro Saturday, Oct. 19. Upon investigation police noticed the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle and after obtaining consent to search the vehicle found paraphernalia and a small amount of marijuana. Charges are pending the results of a blood test.

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 1997 Mercury Mountaineer operated by a 26-year-old man, from Marietta, on South Main Street in Port Allegany Boro Saturday, Oct. 19. Upon investigation it was determined the individual was driving under the influence of marijuana and alcohol. Charges are pending the results of a blood test.

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt operated by a 26-year-old man, from Duke Center, on Sartwell Creek Road in Eldred Township Saturday, Oct. 26. Upon investigation police determined the individual was driving under the influence.

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 2008 Ford F250 Supercab, operated by a 39-year-old man, from Waynesburg, on Main Street in Lewis Run boro, Sunday Oct. 27. Upon investigation police determined the individual was driving under the influence of alcohol. Charges are pending blood test results.

Ryan Austin, 36, of Smethport was arrested for DUI on West Eldred Road in Eldred Township Saturday Oct. 26. Austin was operating a 2016 Jeep when he was stopped for a traffic violation. Upon investigation police determined he was driving under the influence.

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 2006 Pontiac Vibe operated by a 33-year-old man, from Bradford, on State Street in Bradford City on Sunday Oct. 27. Upon investigation police determined the individual was driving under the influence. 

State police initiated a traffic stop of a 2001 Audi A4 operated by a 53-year-old man, from Roulette on Route 6 in Liberty Township on Thursday, Oct. 24. Upon investigation police determined the individual was driving under the influence. Charges are pending blood test results.

Cruelty to animals

State police were dispatched to an inactive domestic violence incident in Bradford City Sunday, Oct. 20. Upon investigation it was determined the family dog was being abused. The investigation is ongoing.