Police Blotter: Wednesday, August 21, 2013
SUNBURY - Murray Kyle Strauser, 55, of South Fourth Street, Sunbury, is accused of drunk driving following a traffic stop at 2:40 a.m. Aug. 3 at Market Street and Highland Avenue.
Trooper Justin Rosboschil, state police at Stonington, charged Strauser with two counts of driving under the influence and five summary traffic violations. Charges were filed at the office of Magisterial District Judge Benjamin Apfelbaum.
Township property stolen
WILBURTON - Conyngham Township Police officers are looking for information about an incident of theft of township property which occurred between 8 and 9:30 a.m. Friday.
Thieves allegedly stole a tow hitch receiver with a 1 7/8-inch ball hitch off of the township's public works truck and trailer, while it was parked along Eighth Street in Aristes. The items are valued between $40 and $60.
Anyone with information about the theft is asked to contact police at 554-4349 and reference incident number 201-3076.