Manhunt Continues For Suspect Who Stole Car, Gun

SIGEL, Pa. (EYT) – The manhunt continues for an unidentified suspect who stole a vehicle from a Jefferson County residence, traveled to a Clarion County camp and stole a shotgun, and then fled the scene.

Marienville-based State Police said Thursday morning they are still searching for a black 2017 Ford Fusion sedan that was stolen from a residence at 6195 Route 36 in Sigel, sometime between midnight and 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The vehicle was last seen in the area of a camp burglary around 11:06 a.m. at 41 Cove Lane in Highland Township, Clarion County, according to Clarion-based State Police Tpr. Knight.

Tpr. Knight said the suspect stole a 20-gauge shotgun from the camp and fled in the stolen vehicle.

The vehicle is registered in Pennsylvania and bears plate number PD5791K.

It’s unclear where the suspect – who has not been identified – is headed.

“We are requesting that (anyone who) spots this vehicle to contact local police immediately,” said a representative of Marienville-based State Police in a release issued Wednesday afternoon.

Anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact Marienville-based State Police at 814-927-5253, or Clarion-based State Police at 814-226-1710, or the nearest police department.

No further information is available.

Stay with Explore for continuous coverage of this Breaking News story.

Copyright © 2021 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Comments are temporarily closed. A new and improved comments section will be added soon.