Twenty-three area residents were among 44 who were arraigned on criminal charges in the district attorney's office at the Schuylkill County courthouse and all entered pleas of not guilty and requested jury trial. They were

Mark Andrew Mumich, 31, of 11 School House Road, Sheppton, East Union Township, charged by Trooper Paul Hardnock with driving under the influence (DUI), and careless driving.

Nicole Savage, 21, of 116 E. Early Ave., Coaldale, charged by Patrolman Brian Thompson, Rush Township Police, of two counts of retail theft from Walmart Store, Tide Road, Rush Township, and two counts of criminal conspiracy with an accomplice. She was also charged with one count of retail theft and criminal conspiracy at Walmart Store by Rush Patrolman Jonathan McHugh.

William George Manness Jr., 29, of 326 W. Rowe St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Peter Wysochansky, with simple assault on John Garret in area of Tiki Bar, criminal mischief to police cruiser, harassment and disorderly conduct.

Kareem Jamiai West Walker, 25, of 310 Van Gelder St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Rodgers, with simple assault and harassment of Joshua Shupp outside Happy Ending Bar and disorderly conduct.

Matthew Charles Hosler, 24, of 511 Arlington St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Robert Minnick, with DUI, careless driving and disorderly conduct.

Adam Venerio, of 136 W. Ridge St., Lansford, charged by Rush Patrolman Jonathan McHugh, with retail theft from Walmart Store, Tide Road, and criminal conspiracy with accomplice.

Angelo Vincent Antonucci, 24, of 177 Stock St., Nesquehoning, charged by Shenandoah Capt. George Carado, with possession of a controlled substance (CS).

Corey Perry, 39, of 22 Edgemont Road, Lansford, charged by Coaldale Sgt. Keith Krapf, with firearms not to be carried without a license (pistol), possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and trespass by motor vehicle on Lehigh Natural Resource Property.

Mark John Toth, 43, of 310 Market St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Duarte, with DUI and failing to obey traffic control signal.

Scott M. Boyer, 35, of 113 W. Broad St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Duarte, with DUI and failing to drive on right side of road.

Miranda Mooney, 22, of 1560 Penn Drive, Andreas, West Penn Township, charged by Coaldale Patrolman Joseph David, with eight counts each of simple assault and harassment of employees at St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital while a patient in the intensive care unit and two counts of disorderly conduct.

Allison Rose Tonkin, 21, of 212 High St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Rodgers, with DUI, involved in accident damaging a home on Hunter Street and underage drinking.

Travis Cheslock, 36, of 35 Center St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Anthony Stanell, with burglary at 127 Orwigsburg St., criminal trespass by breaking into the building, simple assault of Jennifer Yost for bringing a Protection From Abuse (PFA) order and harassment.

Dmitry Partin, 21, of Evergreen Drive, Tamaqua, charged by Rush Patrolman Corey Herring, with criminal conspiracy, DUI of alcohol and drugs, failing to drive on right side of road and failing to obey traffic control device.

Deanna M. Kulsa, 30, of 23 Fifth St., Kelayres, Kline Township, charged by Kline Township Officer Jim Patterson, with DUI, involved in accident striking three parked vehicles on Fifth Street, careless driving, failed to give immediate notice of accident to police and failed to drive at safe speed.

Nicholas S. Demyanovich, 48, of 1481 Valley Road, Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Rodgers, with fleeing police, reckless driving, failing to drive properly on one-way road, failed to wear protective equipment for motorcycle rider (protective eye gear), failed to drive at safe speed and four stop sign violations.

Pedro Santos Aldana, 45, of 698 Clarlemont Ave., Tamaqua R.2, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Duarte, with DUI, failed to have car lights on during required period and driver required to be licensed.

Terrance James Osenbach, 29, of 1884 West Penn Pike, New Ringgold, charged by Trooper Timothy Keating with DUI on School Road in West Penn Township, driver required to be licensed and exceeding maximum speed limit by traveling 68 miles-per-hour in a 45 zone.

Franklin John Kunkel III, 20, of 1390 Tamanend Road, Quakake, Rush Township, charged by Tamaqua Cp. Henry Woods, with burglary at Pieracini's Market, criminal trespass by breaking into the building, theft of $4,216 worth of cigarettes, $300 in candy and $315 cash and criminal mischief to property by damaging window.

Joseph Martin Zarsky, of 335 W. Blaine St., McAdoo, charged by Coaldale Patrolman Charles Blesse, with possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Damian M. Boyle, 26, of 637 Arlington St., Tamaqua, charged by Coaldale Patrolman Charles Blesse, with DUI and failing to activate turning signals when required.

Larry L. Wagner, 31, of 308 1/2 Arlington St., Tamaqua, charged by Tamaqua Patrolman Thomas Duane, with DUI, careless driving and driving while operating privileges were suspended.

Jarvis Eric York, 39, of 28A Stonehedge Lane, Tamaqua, charged by Pottsville Patrolman Eugene M. Yourey, with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Jonathan Michael Bines, of Shenandoah, charged by Trooper Michael Gownley with 41 counts of sexual abuse of children (child pornography) and 39 counts of criminal use of computer facility by digitally recording himself simulating a prohibitive sexual act with a minor female.

Henry Lawrence Lesher Jr., 38, Orwigsburg, charged by Trooper Joseph Aponick with DUI on Brockton Mountain Road in Ryan Township.

Edward Anthony Bumbulsky, 45, Hazleton, charged by Trooper Michael Marinchak with DUI on Interstate 81 McAdoo ramp and driving while his operating privileges were suspended.

Clyde C. Bachert, 51, Ford City, charged by Patrolman West Penn Jason Lorah, with theft and receiving stolen property.

Nereida Arroyo, 60, Mahanoy City, charged by Mahanoy City Patrolman Jonathan McHugh, with possession of a small amount of marijuana.

Derek Asher Davidson, 26, Mahanoy City, charged by Trooper Michael Marinchak with three counts of selling or furnishing alcohol beverages to minors, two counts of permitting violation of title and one count of making a false report.

Wendell O. Kranch, Mahanoy City, charged by Mahanoy City Lt. John Kaczmarczyk, with defrauding secured creditors by failing to produce for sale a motorcycle on which a district justice had made a levy against the property.

Alexus A. Rupert, Mahanoy City, charged by Mahanoy City Lt. Kaczmarczyk, with two counts of aggravated assault on police officer, disarming police officer, terroristic threats, simple assault and resisting arrest.

Scott Edward Zimmerman, 38, Wilkes-Barre, charged by Trooper Robert Kluge Jr. with theft of ring valued at $300 from 2005 Village Road, West Brunswick Township.

Michael P. Dumphy, 25, Mahanoy City, charged by West Mahanoy Township Patrolman Raymond Tonkinson III, with DUI on SR924.

Justin Thomas Grimm, 22, of 221 W. Lynnwood St., Allentown, charged by Tower City Sgt. John Boyer, with delivery of a CS and possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Thomas Joseph Cunningham, 24, Schuylkill Haven, charged by Pottsville Patrolman John Mohl, with four counts of criminal attempt to commit criminal homicide by attempting to strike police officers with his car, four counts each of aggravated assault on police officers, simple assault, reckless endangering a police officer, fleeing police, stop sign violation and reckless driving. Cunningham was also charged by Minersville Patrolman Thomas Hoban, with fleeing, DUI, reckless driving and exceeding the maximum speed limit by traveling 40 MPH in a 25 zone.

Bridget Theresa Landy, 21, Philadelphia, charged by Trooper Michael Becker with possession of a small amount of marijuana found in her purse at the entrance to the state correctional institution in Mahanoy Township.

George Petrylak III, 38, Shenandoah, charged by Trooper Edward Lizewski with criminal attempt to commit criminal homicide by firing two shots over the head of two people seated on a sofa at 148 Mount Olive Boulevard, West Mahanoy Township; two counts each of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon (shotgun), simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and one count each of discharging a firearm into an occupied home and terroristic threats.

Robert William Enloe Sr., 45, Girardville, charged by Girardville Patrolman James Patterson, with possessing an instrument of crime (metal pipe), harassment, disorderly conduct and two counts of simple assault.

Dustin W. Kute, 30, Lykens, charged by Hegins Township Sgt. Beau Yarmush, with possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Donna L. Jones, 42, Hegins, charged by Pine Grove Sgt. Jeffrrey Futchko, with DUI and failing to drive on right side of roadway.

Marlene Carol Floray Nagel, 47, Doylestown, charged by West Mahanoy Township Chief Shawn Tray, with DUI, restrictions on alcohol beverages (open can in car) and tire equipment and traction surfaces (operated on two flat tires).

Stephen Francis Wilson Jr., 35, Ashland, charged by Gilberton Chief Mark Kessler, with fleeing police, obstructing administration of law, recklessly endangering another person, criminal mischief by striking police cruiser with his all terrain vehicle (ATV), operating an ATV on streets and highways, failing to obey person directing traffic, stop sign violation, reckless driving, careless driving and limitations on driving on left side of road.

Melissa Dawn Snyder, 33, Ashland, charged by Chief Kessler with fleeing police, tampering with physical evidence, giving false statement to police, obstructing the administration of the law, recklessly endangering another person, operating an ATV on streets and highways, failing to obey person directing traffic, stop sign violation, careless driving and limitations on driving on left side of road and trespass.

Keith Lamont King, 38, Pottsville, charged by Pottsville Patrolman Renee Galle, with delivery of a CS, possession with intent to deliver, criminal use of communication facility and possession.