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State Police Report – Nov. 27, 2021

Anyone with pertinent information about any of the incidents is asked to contact state police, 717-567-3110, or Perry County Crime Stoppers, 1-866-210-8477 or Crime Stoppers offers cash awards for tips that lead to arrests.

An Ickesburg man died in an accident at the intersection of Veterans Way and Darlene Lane in Saville Twp. on Nov. 12.

Matthew E. Kell, 35, was on a 2007 Yamaha Vstar headed north in the 7700 block of Veterans Way when a southbound 2007 Chevrolet Silverado turned left in front of him at 3:58 p.m. He was thrown from the motorcycle after crashing into the truck. A southbound 2008 Buick Enclave then struck the motorcycle as it slid on the road.

Kell was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a motorcycle helmet.

The driver of the Silverado was using a seat belt and was not injured. Charges against the driver are pending an investigation by state police.

The driver of the Buick, who wasn’t using a seat belt, was not injured.

Ickesburg Fire Company, Landisburg EMS, PennDOT assisted at the scene.

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Catalytic converters were reported cut from two vehicles.

On July 25 between 9:40 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Covered Bridge Lane in Wheatfield Twp., a catalytic converter was cut off a 2019 Ford F-250 while it was parked near the Dellville Covered Bridge.

Between Aug. 8 and 11 in the 300 block of Newport Road in Penn Twp., a catalytic converter was cut off a 2012 Ford Econoline E-450 bus while it was parked at Otterbein United Methodist Church.

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A 32-year-old Carlisle man is facing retail theft charges after an incident at 8:37 a.m., Nov. 5, in the 3400 block of Shermans Valley Road, Tyrone Twp.