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The Mahoning Township PD is investigating a ‘hit and run’ crash that occurred along Woodbine Lane near the intersection of Justin Drive. A passenger car heading north on Woodbine was rear-ended by a white Chevy Silvarado. The driver of the Silvarado sped away north on Woodbine before stopping his...

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The Mahoning Twp PD, working with the Northumberland-Montour County Drug Task Force, participated in a drug investigation which resulted in the arrest of Erika Powlus of 40 Evergreen Point, Apt. 103, Danville. Powlus was arraigned on October 5, 2018 on charges of Possession With Intent to Deliver (...
On Saturday, July 21st shortly after 7 PM, a group of four people were departing the Iron Fork Restaurant at Frosty Valley. As they were leaving, a female in the group stole a designer umbrella that was being stowed in the lobby of the restaurant. The umbrella is valued in excess of $100. The group...

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At least one area resident contacted the Mahoning Township Police Department regarding an alarming email that was received. The email was identified as a fraudulent attempt to extort money from the victim. This particular email was identified by police as the “hitman scam.” The victim usually...

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The Mahoning Twp PD, working with the Northumberland-Montour County Drug Task Force, participated in a drug investigation which resulted in the arrest of Erika Powlus of 40 Evergreen Point, Apt. 103, Danville. Powlus was arraigned on October 5, 2018 on charges of Possession With Intent to Deliver (...
Mahoning Twp Police responded to Elm Street in reference to a suspicious person who was seen walking randomly in the back yards of several residences. Officers arrived on scene and encountered defendant Millard who was engaging in erratic behavior. During the encounter, Millard made several furtive...
The Mahoning Township Police executed arrests warrants on Defendant GIACALONE who was a patient as Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. GIACALONE was charged by New York State Police with two counts of Attempted Murder in the First Degree on law enforcement. The underlying incident occurred in New...
On 11/03/17, a Mahoning Township PD officer encountered Wetzel in her vehicle in the Sheetz parking lot adjacent Woodbine Lane. After noticing suspicious behavior, an investigation led to the discovery of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. As a result, charges for possessing the...
On 10/14/17, COOK, who a resident of Grandview Nursing Home, assaulted another resident of the home. The victim, Ruth WIEDENSAUL (age 83), wandered into COOK's room and then left after he yelled at her. COOK nonetheless followed the victim into the hallway, grabbed her and shoved her to the ground...
The Mahoning Township PD is investigating a ‘hit and run’ crash that occurred along Woodbine Lane near the intersection of Justin Drive. A passenger car heading north on Woodbine was rear-ended by a white Chevy Silvarado. The driver of the Silvarado sped away north on Woodbine before stopping his...

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At least one area resident contacted the Mahoning Township Police Department regarding an alarming email that was received. The email was identified as a fraudulent attempt to extort money from the victim. This particular email was identified by police as the “hitman scam.” The victim usually...

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Police have received reports from several residents of the Mechanicsville area that their unlocked vehicles, parked in driveways or along the roadway, were entered and items removed from within. The thieves are opportunistic. Loose change or other readily accessible valuables are routinely stolen...

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According to several citizen complaints, unsolicited telephone calls are being received from those purporting to be telemarketers soliciting donations to assist police and law enforcement families. The Mahoning Township Police strongly discourages providing any personal information or sensitive...
On Saturday, July 21st shortly after 7 PM, a group of four people were departing the Iron Fork Restaurant at Frosty Valley. As they were leaving, a female in the group stole a designer umbrella that was being stowed in the lobby of the restaurant. The umbrella is valued in excess of $100. The group...

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Sometime between the late PM hours of Wednesday (01/10) and early AM hours of Thursday (01/11), a home along Erin Drive in Mahoning Township was entered via an unlocked door. Once inside, the actor(s) removed several items including a diamond ring valued in excess of $6,000. Also taken were two...

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Two masked actors were able to make illegal entry into the Subway restaurant around 12:30 AM on Thursday, 01/11/18. Once inside, the actors stole approximately $1,000 in currency. Surveillance footage revealed the actors entered the main entrance and fled via a side door. Anyone with information...

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The Mahoning Township Police are investigating a Terroristic Threat that was made against Geisinger Medical Center and several of GMC's employees. A patient telephoned the Neurology Department and threatened to commit criminal acts directed toward Geisinger Medical Center and specific employee(s)...

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The Mahoning Township Police are investigating a reported indecent assault that is alleged to have occurred on the campus of Geisinger Medical Center, Danville PA. The complainant is a 57 year old female from the Lehighton area. The incident occurred on 11/08/17.

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