03 - 10 - 2014 Police look for suspect in fuel oil theft at local church
Lewistown State Police have been investigating the theft of approximately 300 gallons of heating fuel that was taken from a fuel tank at the St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic Church in Mifflintown. Police say the church, located along the William Penn Highway in Walker Twp., Juniata Co., reported the fuel was taken from the back side of the church when the tank was full & that a vehicle backed up to the tank to remove the fuel before it fled the scene. The theft is believed to have occurred sometime between Feb. 28-Mar. 1 between 4pm-9am. Police are seeking any information regarding the theft at 717/320-1010 as they continue the investigation.