12 - 31 - 2012 Police investigate home break-in in Philipsburg
PHILIPSBURG - State police at Philipsburg are investigating a criminal trespass case after someone broke into a home along Miller Road in Rush Township. Police said someone smashed out a window in the front door of the home sometime in December. Someone had built a small fire in the basement of the house in an apparent attempt to keep warm. The owner told police the house had been uninhabited before the break-in. Anyone with information can contact Philipsburg state police at 342-3370.