Mt. Jewett resident charged with strangulation….several sexual assault cases investigated in McKean County…Ridgway state police probe harassment of 43 year old man….Troopers look for Kersey runaway….Department of agriculture is inviting grant bids….
State police at Lewis Run arrested an 18 year old Mt. Jewett resident for strangulation. Troopers claim the suspect, whose name was withheld, strangled a 63 year old man during a domestic violence incident Friday afternoon on Lumber Street in that town. Following arraignment, the suspect was committed to the McKean County Jail.
Several sexual assault cases are being investigated by troopers at Lewis Run. An indecent assault on Thursday is being investigated. A reported indecent assault of a juvenile last Tuesday is also being investigated. The corruption of a minor also last Tuesday is being probed. Authorities did not indicate if any of the cases are related.
The harassment of a 43 year old Ridgway man is being investigated by state police at Ridgway. No details were released but police say a sugar container valued a $3.00, a coffee pot valued at $10.00 and a water bottle valued at $10.00 were involved in the incident.
Ridgway troopers are looking for a 16 year old Kersey runaway. The girl has brown hair, brown eyes is 5’10,”, weighs 160 and is Caucasian. Anyone who knows of her whereabouts is asked to call the Ridgway barracks.
A Clearfield County woman who was last seen April 12 is still missing. Mandy Wisor a white, non-Hispanic female, 38years of age, 5 feet five, and weighs about 200 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair. and was last seen last Wednesday morning April12. Anyone with information on her location is asked to contact Trooper David Patrick at the Clearfield barracks, 814.857.3800.
The state department of agriculuture is calling for research proposals on issues critical to sustaining and growing Pennsylvania’s $132.5 billion agriculture industry. In his 2023-’24 budget, Governor Josh Shapiro proposed $2.187 million to