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DuBois City Police: Intoxicated disturbance, fireworks, suspicious person


DuBois, PA – DuBois City police handled a couple of intoxicated people over the weekend, one of which was causing a disturbance and the other that needed a health evaluation. There were also complaints about fireworks. One other person called about a suspicious person knocking on their door late at night, but it turned out to be a food delivery driver who had the wrong address.

Saturday police reports from DuBois City Police:

At 7:14 p.m. Saturday, police were dispatched to the 400 block of Spring Avenue for a report of physical disturbance at this location. Police were advised that the man was very intoxicated. When police arrived they made contact with a 53-year-old DuBois male who appeared to be very intoxicated. Due to the the man being violent with the other people inside the residence, he was asked to come outside. Once outside, he started to yell and scream profanities. The man was asked to settle down and stop swearing and yelling several times. He stopped for a couple seconds and then started again. He was then advised if he didn’t stop yelling and swearing he would be cited for Disorderly Conduct, which he refused to stop. The man was then arrested for Disorderly Conduct and transported to Clearfield County Jail where he was placed in on a 48-hour detainer.

At 8:07 p.m., a DuBois City Police officer was flagged down on West Long Avenue, in reference to a male laying on the ground. When the officer arrived on scene, he noticed a male laying on the ground near a tree and shrubs. The Officer made contact with the 70-year-old DuBois man who was highly intoxicated. He was then transported to Penn Highlands Hospital by an ambulance for evaluation due to his intoxication stage. The man will be cited for Public Drunkenness.

At 9:23 p.m., police were advised that someone was setting fireworks off in the area of East Washington Avenue. Police responded to the area and were unable to locate where they were being set off.

At 9:47 p.m., police were dispatched to the 400 block of Knarr Street, for a report of a man setting fireworks off. The caller advised police when he confronted the man, the man threatened him with an object that he had in his hands. Police attempted to make contact with the suspect, but was unable to make contact with him. Charges are pending.

At 11:27 p.m., DuBois City Police were dispatched to the 300 block of East Scribner Avenue, for a report of a person knocking on the door at this residence and the caller had no idea who the person was. When police arrived it was determined that it was a food delivery person who was at the wrong address.