Dustin T. Thomas, 28, who was convicted of first-degree murder after an August trial in Clearfield County Court, was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the murder of Brett Bamat of Philipsburg
Parker Schoem, a Penn State electrical engineering student, allegedly stole his ex-roommate’s debit card to spend more than $15,000 on pornographic websites, including Pornhub, Reality Kings and Brazzer’s Premium.
Tracy Addleman, a former Snappy’s employee, was found guilty of theft by deception. She was accused of stealing $14,266.66 from the store after failing to make daily deposits for more than a week in December.
Sondra McQuillen, Jason and Joyce Merritts were arrested in connection with an alleged $1.5 million drug ring that operated in Clearfield County. Cocaine, methamphetamine and other drugs were allegedly sold.
State College police say two women stole a wallet from a patron at Bed Bath and Beyond and racked up $7,504.88 in credit card charges at area stores. Police are asking the public for helping identifying the women.
Judge Jonathan Grine, the judge scheduled to preside over the Beta Theta Pi trial, recused himself. Timothy Piazza died after a bid acceptance night at Penn State in February 2017. Penn State is in State College.
State College police are seeking information on a middle-aged man who they believed fraudulently returned computers to the Benner Pike Walmart. The man allegedly bought the computers from a Walmart in Huntingdon.
Surveillance video from an Aldi grocery store in Cooper City shows an elderly woman shopping while her purse sits just inches away from her in a shopping cart. The thief reaches into the victim’s purse, grabs the victim's wallet and flees the store.