State police at Tunkhannock looked into a motor vehicle accident in Falls Township on Jan. 8.

Police say that at 5:50 a.m., Benjamin D. Arendt, 18, of Nicholson, was traveling south on Buttermilk Road in a 2013 Hyundai Elantra when he lost control of the vehicle and struck an embankment. The car rolled on its roof multiple times. The driver was evaluate for injury, the extent of which is unknown. He was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic.

Tpr. Robert Hooper investigated.

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State police at Tunkhannock looked into a motor vehicle accident in Nicholson Township on Jan. 7.

Police say that Shirley A. Carey, 81, of Tunkhannock was traveling south on Route 92, when the 2018 Chevrolet Trax she was driving went off the roadway and struck a utility pole. She was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic, and transported by Factoryville EMS to Scranton CMC hospital for evaluation.

Tpr. Robert Hooper investigated.

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State police at Gibson looked into a possible theft in Auburn Township.

Police say that between 10 p.m., Jan. 3, and 7:30 a.m., Jan. 4, an unknown actor stole a 2016 Polaris General 1000 off-road vehicle from the SR 3009 front yard of a 41-year-old Meshoppen male.

Tpr. Stephen Florey is continuing the investigation.

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State police at Tunkhannock is looking into a report of criminal mischief in Laceyville Borough.

Police say that between Dec. 1 and Jan. 4, along Second Street, an unknown actor(s) broke into the lock and latch of a steel shipping container belonging to Laceyville Borough. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the PSP barracks in Tunkhannock at 570-836-2141.

Tpr. Blade Bernosky is continuing the investigation.

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State police at Gibson investigated a motor vehicle accident in Harford Township on Jan. 3.

Police say that around 11:40 p.m., a 2010 Hyundai Santa Fe driven by Alyssa A. Williams, 19, of Great Bend, was traveling south on Route 11, when it approached a slowing 2013 International Harvester driven by William Carlsen, 50, of New Milford. Williams attempted to stop and swerved right but impacted the rear of the other vehicle. She was cited for driving at safe speed.

Tpr. Stephen Florey investigated.

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State police at Tunkhannock looked into a motor vehicle accident in Monroe Township on Jan. 1.

Police say that at 6:10 p.m., Garrett Allabaugh, 23, of Nanticoke, was traveling south on Route 29 in a 2004 Ford F150 when he attempted to pass a tractor trailer and loss control of the vehicle, subsequently striking a utility pole. He was not injured but was cited for driving vehicle at safe speed.

Tpr. Craig Flynn investigated.

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State police at Tunkhannock looked into a possible DUI on December 31 in Clinton Township.

Police say that around 7:54 p.m., a 2015 Ram 1500, driven by Thomas Burns, 56, of Dalton, was stopped on Route 6 for a traffic violation. Burn was found to be under the influence of alcohol, and arrested for DUI.

Tpr. Andrew Hurchick investigated.

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State police at Gibson looked into a possible drug possession on Dec. 31 in Lenox Township.

Police say that around 3:09 a.m., a traffic stop was initiated on a 2003 Cadillac on Route 374.

Police say that during the stop, a search of passenger Lindsey Evans of Pleasant Mount resulted in the seizure of methamphetamine and related drug items. Evans was arrested with charges filed in District Court 34-3-03.

Tpr. Keith Herbert investigated.

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State police at Gibson looked into a motor vehicle accident in Gibson Township on Dec. 30.

Police say that around 1:16 p.m., a 2018 Chevrolet Impala, driven by Jennifer L. Thorpe, 33, of Throop had been stopped on Bendix Road at its intersection with Rt. 29. The vehicle entered Route 29 into the path of a 2014 Ford Escape, driven by James H. Lavigne, 70, of Montrose. No injuries were reported by the drivers or passenger Seth C. Hendershot, 49, of Dalton, in the Impala or passenger Petrona D. Lavigne, 83, of Montrose, in the Escape.

Tpr. Jason McKee investigated.

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State police at Gibson looked into a PFA violation in Auburn Township on Dec. 11.

Police say that a 50-year-old female from Meshoppen had been requested from her ex-husband not to contact his son due to them having protection from abuse orders on each other. She called to report he violated the PFA by texting her.

Tpr. Stephen Florey is continuing the investigation.

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