Pine Grove Twp.

Crash. Warren-based state police report at 8:50 p.m. Sept. 29, Hannah Billstone, 21 of Russell, struck a bear crossing Valentine Run near Peterson Hollow Rd. After striking the bear, she was struck from behind by a motorcycle driven by Charles Sopkin, 66 of Russell. Sopkin was transported to Warren General Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries; Billstone was uninjured.


DUI arrest. At 2:45 a.m., Sept. 29, Warren-based state police stopped Steven Stehle, 53, of Tidioute, on Davy Hill Rd., after they reportedly observed him commit several traffic violations. Stehle was found to be intoxicated and was arrested for DUI, police said.

Triumph Twp.

Criminal Mischief. Warren-based state police report at 10:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 2, someone arrived at a Tidioute residence in a 1/4 ton pick-up truck with fog lights, exited the vehicle and struck the victim’s mailbox with a baseball bat. Damage was estimated at $30. Anyone with information is asked to contact the state police in Warren at 728-3600 or Warren Co. Crime Stoppers at 1-800-83-CRIME.