Pennsylvania State Police in Montoursville investigated a number of recent incidents in Lycoming County:
DUI on View Combination Alcohol/Drugs, Feb. 8, 2020 at 9:23 p.m. at Center St. and Memorial Ave., Williamsport City. Police pulled over a vehicle for multiple traffic violations. Upon investigation, they determined the driver, Linda Thompson, 58, of Williamsport, was under the influence. She was taken for a legal blood draw.
DUI in View Drugs, Feb. 8, 2020 at 4:55 p.m. at 241 I-180 East, Loyalsock Township. Police pulled over a vehicle for traffic violations. Upon investigation, it was determined the driver, Nathaniel Robinson, 62, of Williamsport, was under the influence of a controlled substance. He was taken for legal blood draw.
Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle, Between 2 and 3 p.m. Feb. 7, 2020 at Elimsport Rd., Washington Township. Police said someone took a white 2003 Chevrolet Astro van from a victim’s property. The van has a Pennsylvania registration KJL-2344. The van is described as having an approximately two-inch by two-inch “Skrat” Squirrel vinyl decal across the rear window. The victim believes the suspect may have been an associate who lived with them. Police are continuing to investigate.
DUI on View Combination Alcohol/Drugs, Feb. 6, 2020 at 8:30 p.m. at High and Cemetery streets, Williamsport City. Police pulled over a vehicle driven by Benjamin Steinbacher, 32, of Williamsport, for traffic violations. Upon investigation, it was determined Steinbacher was under the influence. He was taken for a legal blood draw. Results are pending.
Drug Possession, Feb. 6, 2020 at 6:17 p.m. at High and Rose streets, Williamsport City. Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for traffic violations. Upon further investigation, it was determined the passenger, Jaguar Smith, 25, of Linden, was in possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Charges were filed.
Burglary Residential Force, Feb. 6, 2020 at 5:51 p.m. at 152 Boak Ave., Wolf Township. Police responded to a mobile home for a report of burglary in which multiple items were stolen, including $8,000 in cash.
DUI on View Drugs, Feb. 5, 2020 at 10:54 a.m. at Conrail Railroad and Maynard St., Williamsport City. Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for traffic violations. Upon further investigation, they determined the driver, Leonard Winchester, 39, of Williamsport, to be under the influence. He was taken for a legal blood draw. Results are pending.
DUI on View Drugs, Feb. 4, 2020 at 6:26 p.m. at W. Fourth and Walnut streets, Williamsport City. Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for an equipment violation. Upon further investigation it was determined the driver, Emily Alexander, 38, of Williamsport, was driving under the influence. Alexander was taken for a legal blood draw.
Scattering Rubbish, Jan. 31, 2020 between 8 a.m. and 4:50 p.m. at Cross Mountain Lane, Bastress Township. Police said an unknown actor(s) left at least 10 bags of refuse and then fled in an unknown direction. Anyone with information may contact Trooper Christopher Sulitka at PSP Montoursville.
Terroristic Threats, Jan. 21, 2020 at 11:01 p.m. at Beaver Lake Rd., Penn Township. Police charged Joseph Snyder, 47, of Hughesville with terroristic threats in relation to a domestic incident.
Theft by Deception Wire Fraud, Jan. 14, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Hiller Road, Fairfield Township. Police said the victim was contacted by a fraudulent computer protection service. The victim sent $7,000 to San Gabriel, California, by Fed Ex. Fed Ex recognized the scam and retained the victim’s money to be returned. San Gabriel Police Department was unable to locate a suspect in this case. The victim’s computer was unable to be used to search for the suspect.
Criminal Mischief Under $1,000, Jan. 5, 2020 at 9 p.m. at 861 E. Penn St., Muncy Creek Township. Police said a suspect arrived at the victim’s residence and damaged the tires of their vehicle by slashing the tires.
Theft All Other, Jan. 2, 2020 at 12:26 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Rd., Eldred Township. Police said a victim received a large amount of packages that he had not ordered. The victim then realized he had been fraudulently charged for the packages.
Anyone with additional information on these incidents may contact PSP Montoursville at 570-368-5700.