Pennsylvania State Police in Milton have investigated a number of recent incidents in Northumberland, Montour and Union counties:
Drug Possession, 3:35 p.m. May 27, Milton Borough, Northumberland County. Police said Wayne Steinke, 58, was in possession of illegal drugs. Charges have been filed with District Judge Michael Diehl’s office.
DUI on View Drugs, 9:27 p.m. May 24, Mahoning St & Eastern Ave, Turbot Township, Northumberland County. Police stopped a vehicle and determined that the driver, Kenneth Fowler, 34, of Milton, was under the influence of marijuana. Charges have been filed with District Judge Michael Diehl’s office.
DUI Crash Drugs, 6:03 p.m. on May 24, US 15 North and Interstate 80 East, White Deer Township, Union County. Police responded to a report of a hit and run accident on Route 15 near the intersection with I-80. The vehicle and the driver were found a few minutes after the accident. The driver, Allen Preston, 38, of Canton, was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance, state police said. Charges have been laid in the office of District Judge Jeffrey C. Mensch.
Property found, 8 a.m. May 24, River Rd., Delaware Township, Northumberland County. PSP Milton is in possession of a lost bicycle recovered in the River Road area near Dewart in Delaware Township, Northumberland County. The bike is a Pacific Evolution men’s mountain bike. Anyone with information or who can identify the bike can contact PSP Milton.
Deception theft Identity theft, May 23, River Rd., White Deer Township, Union County. Police said a suspect used the identity of a victim to open a bank account and change the victim’s unemployment information.
Theft of Services, 11:57 a.m. on May 23, McEwensville Borough Building, 2578 Susquehanna Trail, McEwensville Borough, Northumberland County. Police said two unknown white male suspects dumped garbage in the dumpster located in the district building. Anyone with information can contact PSP Milton and reference incident number PA21-689056.
Harassment Physical contact, 8:48 a.m., May 23, Mexico Road, East Chillisquaque Township, Northumberland County. Police were called to a location on Mexico Road for a domestic incident. State police said Gerald Sakers, 29, of Milton, repeatedly punched a victim, causing bruises and visible marks. Charges of harassment have been filed with District Judge Michael Diehl’s office.
Harassment Physical Contact, 11:05 am, May 21, Atlantic Avenue, West Chillisquaque Township, Northumberland County. Police are investigating an altercation between a man and a woman. Timothy Danley, 21, of Sunbury, has been cited for harassment.
Drug Possession, 10:47 a.m. May 20, 360 White Deer Run Rd., Gregg Township, Union County. Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle. Upon further investigation, police discovered the passenger, Robert Jackson, 49, of Philadelphia, was wanted and in possession of cocaine. Jackson was arraigned by District Judge Jeffrey C. Mensch on charges of fugitive from justice and drug possession.
Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle, 1:19 p.m. May 14, 202 Broad St., Kelly Township, Union County. Police are investigating an incident in which a suspect took a victim’s vehicle without permission.
Drug Possession, 7:20 a.m. April 14, Interstate 180 West, Delaware Township, Northumberland County. Police stopped a vehicle for traffic violations. After contacting the driver, Dawn Roberts, 49, of Montandon, police determined that she was under the influence of a controlled substance. Standardized field sobriety tests were administered and Roberts was taken into custody on suspicion of drunk driving. Charges have been filed with District Judge Michael Diehl’s office.
Anyone with additional information can contact PSP Milton at (570) 524-2662.