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Sandy Twp Police: bear on Firetower Rd, teen uses mom’s card to buy games


Sandy Township, PA – Sandy Township Police were busy responding to a number of incidents recently, including reports of a bear on Firetower Road, a teenager who used his mother’s bank account to buy video games, and a physical fight between a couple.


The full police reports from Sandy Township Police Department:

May 13, 2020

False alarm at a Beers Road at a Beers Road residence.

A 41-year-old Phillips Creek Road resident reported that her 15-year-old son used her bank account without permission to buy 2 games for his play station.


May 14, 2020

A 27-year-old Firetower Road resident reported a bear broke through a window and climbed on to her porch. Upon arrival officers searched the area and could not locate the bear.

A 20-year-old Midway Drive man was taken to the emergency room by a family member after he was injured when he and his 18-year-old boyfriend got into a physical altercation at their residence. Officers handled the situation without incident.

Treasure Lake Security reported that someone damaged the marquee at the Ski Lodge.