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Sandy Twp Police: mother and son fight, injured bald eagle is actually tree branch

Treasure Lake, PA – A Treasure Lake man thought he saw an injured bald eagle, but Sandy Township Police say that whenever they investigated, they found it was just a fallen branch with snow on it.

The 24-year-old man had called police with his concerns on Jan. 31, saying that he thought there might be a bald eagle laying in his back yard, not moving.

Although this turned out to not be the case, police encourage you to call your local police department anytime that you think something doesn’t seem right.

Sandy Township Police also received several other reports, including two separate incidents with a mother and son in Treasure Lake that were fighting. Read the full reports below.

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January 31, 2021

Officers were called to the Clarion Inn for unwanted individuals. Officers handled the situation without incident.

False alarm at JC Penney

A woman reported an erratic driver in while driving on Bee Line Highway on Shaffer Road the day before.

A 47-year-old Treasure Lake man reported being harassed by his 72-year-old mother. The two live together and got into a verbal argument over pictures in his room. Officers handled the situation without incident.

False alarm at Miller Brothers Furniture

Officers were called to a Treasure Lake residence for a report of a 47-year-old man ripping the TV out of the wall. His 72-year-old mother reported he broke the TV in his room so he quickly came into the living room and attempted to take that TV. Officers handled the situation without incident.

A 19-year-old DuBois man lost control of his vehicle while traveling on Caribbean Rd in Treasure lake when he lost control of his vehicle while going down a hill, causing it to slide off the road, into a ditch. Some property damage occurred, the vehicle was towed from the scene, and no injuries reported.

A 24-year old Treasure Lake man reported an injured bald eagle laying in his back yard, not moving. Upon arrival officers found to be a fallen branch with snow on it.

False alarm at Miller Brothers Furniture

 

February 1, 2021

A man was pulling out of the Falls Creek Sheetz parking lot and misjudged the road, causing his vehicle to get stuck in a drainage ditch. The vehicle was towed out and driven from the scene. No injuries reported.

A 32-year-old S. Brady St woman reported that the other tenants in her building removed her property from a shared storage space.

Employees of the Holiday Inn Express reported there was a couple fighting in the elevator. Officers handled the situation without incident.