State Police

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

Phone scam

PORTER TWP. Tpr. Jesse Kochara reports an 86-year-old New Bethlehem man fell victim to a telephone scam over a period of several months beginning in June. No further information was released.

Driver falls asleep, crashes along I-80

MONROE TWP. Tpr. Ryan Drayer reports Angel J. DeJesus Jr., 18, Secaucus, N.J., escaped injury at 5:18 a.m. Nov. 4 along eastbound Interstate 80 at mile marker 62.4 in Monroe Township when he fell asleep at the wheel of his 2010 Mazda 3 and drove off the roadway.

The car struck an embankment and rolled over. DeJesus was wearing a seat belt. He was cited for a traffic law violation.