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Investigation of stolen model cars leads to arrest of Hyndman woman

August 18th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

On Wednesday, Deputies with the Allegany County Sheriff's Office began to investigate the theft of approximately $10,000 in die-cast model cars from a Hazen Road, Cumberland, MD address. The investigation led deputies to a home on Hyndman Road, Hyndman, PA. Deputies then requested the assistance of Troop G, of the Pennsylvania State Police. A Trooper assigned to the "Troop" (former Cumberland City Police Officer) assisted with the authoring of a search and seizure warrant at location.  At approximately 4pm, Allegany County Deputies, and Pennsylvania Troopers executed the warrant leading to the recovery evidence. As a result, Amy Gale Bittner, 58 of Hyndman was arrested at her place of work.  She was transported to the Allegany County Detention Center to await a bond hearing. 

Felony Theft  greater than $1,500 
Misdemeanor theft greater than $100.00