Altoona Crime

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  • Magisterial district judge

    Friday Oct 12 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Samuel C. McDowell, 52, 228 Fifth Ave., Altoona, charged by Logan Township police with possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and one summary traffic violation on Gwin Road Feb. 28. Guilty plea entered to charge of possession of drug paraphernalia; other charges were withdrawn April 26. Daniel L. Grum, 69, 900 Broadway, Altoona, charged by Logan Township police with DUI and one summary traffic violation at North Second Street and North Seventh Avenue March 29. Jason Padula, 36, 210 Walnut St., Hollidaysburg, charged by Boscov's, Logan Town Centre, with retail theft Nov. 9, 2017.

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  • Sentencings

    Saturday Sep 22 | via Altoona Mirror 

    The following sentencings were filed in Blair County Court. Although some cases may be more than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting.

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  • Magisterial District Judge

    Sep 2, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    John N. Delozier, 53, 1386 Spangler St., Hastings, charged by Altoona police with conspiracy, two counts of receiving stolen property, illegal possession of a firearm, carrying an unlicensed firearm, possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance on the 3500 block of Fairway Drive March 14. Charges were withdrawn March 21. Stephanie M. Santoro, 25, 101 Crawford Ave., Apt.

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  • Magisterial district judges

    Aug 8, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Travis J. Pfahler, 31, 1927 Pine Ave., charged by Altoona police with strangulation, terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person, simple assault, harassment, criminal mischief and two summary traffic violations at his residence March 18. Charges were held for court March 28. Kenneth A. Spriggs Jr., 45, 2221 Broad Ave., Apt.

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