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AVOCA POLICE: No report was available at press time.

MOOSIC POLICE: No report was available at press time.

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to 85 calls between Feb. 18-24.

On Feb. 18, officers responded to the 1100 block of Reynolds Avenue to investigate a reported theft. A reported burglary sent officers to a home in the same block of Reynolds Avenue. A retail theft sent officers to the Walmart on Main Street.

On Feb. 19, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 400 block of Cooper Street. A retail theft sent officers to the Walmart on Main Street.

On Feb. 20, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of an open door in the 200 block of Tamworth Drive. A reported fuel leak sent officers to the 100 block of North Pond Road. Officers responded to assist emergency medical services with a call in a home in the 100 block of Lincoln Street.

On Feb. 21, officers were dispatched to assist Old Forge police with a fight at the Diamond Club on Keyser Avenue. Officers responded to a fight in a home on Williams Street. A report of a disorderly person sent officers to the 400 block of West Atherton Street.

On Feb. 22, officers were dispatched to investigate a motor vehicle accident on the Oak Street Bypass. Officers served an arrest warrant in the 100 block of East Taylor Street.

On Feb. 23, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported fight in the 1200 block of South Main Street. A report of a suspicious person sent officers to the 100 block of Village Drive. Officers also responded to investigate a civil dispute in a home on Williams Street.

On Feb. 24, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported 911 hang-up call in a home on Little League Boulevard. Officers responded to the Walmart on Main Street to investigate a report of a disoriented female.

OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 20 calls between Feb. 17-23.

On Feb. 17, officers were dispatched to investigate an activated alarm in the 200 block of Forge Street. An activated alarm sent officers to the 700 block of Moosic Road.

Officers were dispatched to assist emergency medical services (EMS) with a call in the 100 block of Apache Drive. Officers also responded to assist EMS with a call in the 500 block of South Main Street.

On Feb. 18, officers were dispatched to investigate a hit-and-run accident in the 300 block of Bridge Street. An activated alarm sent officers to the 200 block of North Main Street. Officers were dispatched to investigate a reported traffic hazard in the 200 block of Vine Street.

On Feb. 19, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported traffic hazard in the 200 block of Oak Street. An animal cruelty complaint sent officers to a home in the 100 block of North Main Street.

On Feb. 20, officers were dispatched to a home in the 400 block of Dunn Avenue to assist agents from Lackawanna County Children and Youth. Officers also responded to the intersection of Mary and South Main streets to investigate a motor vehicle accident.

On Feb. 21, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of criminal mischief to a vehicle in the 900 block of Wood Street. A reported domestic dispute sent officers to a home in the 800 block of Sibley Avenue.

Officers responded to a home in the 600 block of South Main Street to investigate a report of a suspicious man.

On Feb. 22, officers were dispatched to investigate a reported theft from a residence in the 100 block of West Mary Street. Officers responded to investigate a similar call in a home in the 1200 block of Mine Street. A motor vehicle accident sent officers to Moosic Road.

On Feb. 23, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of criminal mischief to a light pole in the 900 block of South Main Street. A criminal mischief complaint sent officers to a home in the 700 block of South Main Street.

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