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Date Posted:6/22/10
Case #:SCP201005906
Crime Date:6/21/10
Crime Time:1:15 a.m. and 1:30 a.m.
Crime Type:Attempted Arson/Vandalism
Crime Location:State College Borough Municipal building
Victim Auth:No
Crime Details:On Monday morning, June 21, 2010, between the hours of 1:15 a.m. and 1:30 a.m. a State College Police officer observed an unknown package on fire on the trunk area of an unmarked police patrol cruiser parked to the rear of the State College Borough Municipal building. The officer was able to knock the package off the trunk and extinguish the flames before further damage to the police vehicle occurred. Upon further examination the package appeared to be a “homemade” bomb constructed of household items and other materials. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with any further information is asked to contact Detective J.W. Aston at the State College Police Department 814-234-7150 or Centre County CRIMESTOPPERS 1-877-992-7463. Anonymous tips can be submitted through the web. CRIMESTOPPERS is offering up to a $1000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) in this incident. CRIMESTOPPERS pays rewards on this or any other crime. Please contact Centre County CRIMESTOPPERS at www.centrecountycrimestoppers.org.
Reporting Officer:Det. John W. Aston # 3290
Agency:State College Police Department
243 South Allen Street
State College,PA,16801
phone: 814-234-7150
fax: 814-235-3324
email: police@statecollegepa.us
Posted Online:6/22/10

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