Authorities are investigating an alleged rape that took place earlier this month in Huntingdon County. According to State Police, an eleven-year-old female had been sexually active with an unknown 20-year-old male. The incident took place May 10th in Dudley. The investigation is ongoing.
Suspicious activity near an area school is under investigation by authorities. On May 20th at approximately 9:45 pm, members of the Mifflin County custodial staff noticed a man on the grounds of the Lewistown Intermediate School on Green Avenue. When confronted, the man displayed a badge and claimed to work for school district security. He got into a black pick-up truck and drove from the scene. He is described as a short, white male last seen wearing blue jeans and a t-shirt. Anyone with information should contact Officer Snyder of the Lewistown Police Department.
Area residents can make their homes more energy efficient with free weatherization services from SEDA-Council of Governments (SEDA-COG). The service is available to income-qualifying homeowners and renters in Mifflin, Juniata, Snyder and Perry Counties, as well as Union, Montour, and Columbia Counties. For more information, call SEDA-COG at 1-800-332-6701 and ask for the Weatherization program.