Meadville Tribune

Police Blotter

January 8, 2014

Courts and Blotter



State Police

-Travis S. Vickers, 21, of Meadville, was traveling south on Pettis Road in East Fairfield Township when he lost control of his vehicle at 5:45 a.m. Jan. 7, according to state police. His vehicle reportedly spun counterclockwise and left the roadway, striking a guardrail and coming to rest in a ravine. He was taken to Meadville Medical Center for minor injuries, police said. Leonard’s Towing assisted on scene.


State Police

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a theft from a motor vehicle on Centerville Road in Athens Township between midnight and 7 a.m. Jan. 4. One or more unknown suspects reportedly stole a .22 caliber air rifle, a bag of traps used for trapping and a cellphone taser from an unlocked vehicle before fleeing the scene. The investigation continues.

-Robert Frank Jr., 20, of Titusville, and a 15-year-old Titusville male were accused of retail theft for an incident on Hydetown Road in Oil Creek Township at 3:01 a.m. Jan. 1, according to state police. The suspects reportedly stole two wireless Bluetooth speakers and two USB drives from Wal-Mart and left the store.

-Pennsylvania State Police reported a burglary on Brunot Road in Wayne Township between 7:50 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Jan. 5. One or more unknown suspects reportedly entered a residence without permission and stole several items, including a green Winchester gun safe containing approximately 11 guns, specialty coins and cash estimated at $3,000, credit cards, personal documents, deer antlers, ammunition, gun powder, a clock and a hand jack. Anyone with information is asked to call state police, Meadville barracks at 332-6911.

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