Police briefs

August 30, 2010
  • Devin Heintzelman

Two Pa. teens reported missing

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. -- Authorities are seeking information on two Pennsylvania juveniles who were reported missing last week, according to a Pennsylvania State Police press release.

Devin Heintzelman, 15, of Mercersburg, Pa., is about 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 135 pounds, police said. He has an athletic build, short, light brown hair, blue eyes and wears braces on his upper and lower teeth.

Police say Heintzelman is believed to be with his girlfriend, Lakiesha Love Hensley, 15, of McConnellsburg. Hensley was last seen wearing greenish-gray shorts, a black T-shirt and Reebok flip-flops, according to police.

Hensley is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 118 pounds, police said. She has blue eyes and shoulder-length, strawberry-blond hair.

Police said they believe the two ran away Aug. 24 or 25.

Anyone with information about the case may call state police at 717-264-5161.

Animal cruelty complaint probed in Pa.

DOYLESBURG, Pa. -- Pennsylvania State Police say they are investigating an animal cruelty complaint in which a sheep's rear leg was cut with a sharp object Sunday morning in Doylesburg.


The incident occurred in the 22200 block of Main Street, which was the same place five goats were killed and placed in a circle last month, according to a state police press release.

Police said the goats were killed after being punctured with an unknown item.

Anyone with information about the incident may call state police at 717-264-5161.

Man held on immigration detainer after I-81 crash

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- A man from Texas was being held on an immigration detainer after the vehicle he was driving struck a parked mobile crane Monday in a construction zone on Interstate 81, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Jose A. Moreno, 42, of Houston, was driving a 1020 Nissan Versa in a construction lane when the vehicle hit the crane at 6:22 p.m., police said. Moreno was unhurt, but a passenger, 38-year-old Fermin Marteniz of Houston, had minor injuries, police said.

Police said the crash was under investigation.

Moreno was being held on Franklin County Jail on an immigration detainer, police said.

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