Burglary

On September 30, 2019 at approximately 9:05 AM the police department received a complaint that a burglary had occurred at Gems Donation Center located on Allegheny Blvd.

Person matching the description of the video security system was observed in the area of Eat ‘N Park and also Giant Eagle.

Officers responded to the area and made contact with the male, identified as Jacob M Olson, 37,  in the area of the Wine and Spirit store.

Additional investigation resulted in the arrest of Olson at the scene as well as the recovery of more than $2,500 dollars in stolen merchandise. At the time of arrest crystal meth was also located during a search of Olson.

Olson was arraigned before Magistrate Kirtland and placed in the Venango County Jail pending a preliminary hearing.