State Police

All information contained in the following police reports is taken directly from official state police releases, unless otherwise noted.


EMLENTON Tpr. Adam Haun of the state police barracks at Franklin reports a 48-year-old Emlenton man was discovered deceased at his Main Street home at 9:09 a.m. May 10 in Emlenton Borough.

The man died sometime between 8:30 and 9:09 a.m. of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Man punched

WASHINGTON TWP. Tpr. Zachery Weaver of the state police barracks at Marienville reports a 65-year-old Venus man faces charges after he allegedly struck a 60-year-old Oil City man in the mouth with his closed fist at 6 p.m. May 9 along County Line Road in Washington Township during a brief argument.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

One-vehicle crash

FARMINGTON TWP. Tpr. Jeffrey Benson of the state police barracks at Marienville reports Meghan E. Sibble, 29, Lucinda, escaped injury at 6 p.m. May 10 along Salsgiver Road in Farmington Township when she lost control of her 2008 Hyundai Vera Cruz and struck a tree.

Sibble was wearing a seat belt. She was cited for a traffic law violation.

The vehicle was disabled in the crash and towed from the scene.