Copper theft

COAL TOWNSHIP - Norman Wasielewski, 85, of 1701 W. Independence St., reported to police someone broke into a garage apartment on his property and stole approximately 300 feet of copper tubing, valued at $1,500, sometime between June 1 and Tuesday.

Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact Coal Township Police at 570-644-0333.

Hit and run

COAL TOWNSHIP - Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred two to three months ago and involved the Pine Street wall on the upper side of Pine Street. The vehicle that hit the wall was a dark-colored SUV, police said. Anyone with information is asked to contact Coal Township Police at 570-644-0333.