CORRY, PA – An incident occurred on November 20, at approximately 2:50 p.m., at the Corry Walmart located at 961 East Columbus Avenue, Corry. Corry Police were sent to Walmart for a retail theft. Upon arrival police spoke with Bill McMannus who works for lost prevention for Walmart. Bill caught Scott W Perrine,417 King Street, Corry, attempting to steal a box of Mucinex cold medication from the store. Value of the medication was $21.74. Perrine was transported to the police station for processing. At the police station it was determined that Perrine is a multiple offender. Charges were completed and Perrine was taken in front of DJ Brenda Nichols on the charge of Felony 3 retail theft. DJ Brenda Nichols committed Perrine to the Erie County Prison on $5,000 Straight bail. Perrine was transported to Erie County Prison by a Constable.
CORRY, PA – An incident occurred on November 20, the victim, female, age 54, reported being a victim of a green dot pre-paid card scam. The female was contacted via phone by a subject who identified self as working for the attorney generals office on loan cases and requested various amounts of money to be sent to them to avoid jail. Money was requested to be sent via pre-paid cards(Green Dot) and the victim was instructed to place money on the cards and then provide them with the numbers from the card. Residents are cautioned about this type of scam/fraud.
CRAWFORD COUNTY, PA – An incident occurred between the dates of November 12 and November 17, during the hours of 8:00 p.m., and 7:00 a.m., unknown actors entered Richard Alan Holzers garage at 36032 State Route 408, Troy Township, Crawford County and stole an eight pound “Honeysuckle” turkey, tow bags of chicken breast, an orange and a white “STIHL” 18″ chainsaw and two gallons of chain oil. All items were valued at approximately $398.35 together. Investigation is on going.
ERIE COUNTY, PA – A crash occurred on November 18, at approximately 2:30 p.m., as a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Brett M Nichols,23, of Union City was traveling east on State Route 6 when Nichols lost control on the snow covered roads. The Chevrolet Malibu crossed into the west bound lane, exiting the roadway and striking the guard rail. Upon impact the Malibu spun counterclockwise making impact with the guard rail for a second time with the rear bumper. The Chevrolet Malibu came to final rest against the guard rail facing north.
ERIE COUNTY, PA – A crash occurred on November 21 at approximately 2:01 p.m., on Spartansburg highway at its intersection with Summit Road. The crash occurred as a Ford F150, driven by a white male, 26, was traveling west on Route 77. The Ford F150 then impacted a Penn Dot plow truck causing minor damage to the plow. The Ford f150 failed to stop at the scene, and was described as a late 90′s or early 2000′s Ford F150 extended cab, rod or maroon in color. The investigation is ongoing.
CRAWFORD COUNTY, PA – A crash occurred on November 17 at approximately 6:45 a.m., on Pa 77 West of Britton Run Road. A 2007 Jeep Liberty was traveling East on State Route 77 when Corey M Vincent, 38, of Meadville lost control due to the snow covered road. The Jeep Liberty crossed into the westbound lane, leaving the roadway. The Jeep Liberty traveled approximately twenty feet off the roadway, striking a fence. The Jeep Liberty continued through the fence for an additional 40 feet where it made impact with a ditch. The Jeep Liberty came to final rest facing south.