A Lehighton man has pleaded guilty to one count each of insurance fraud and giving false reports to law enforcement.
Travis Schrantz, 41, of 45 Church Street, Lehighton, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday before District Judge Bruce Appleton of Palmerton.
Schrantz faced charges of insurance fraud, false reports to law enforcement, and theft by deception.
He entered into a stipulation to plead guilty to the count of insurance fraud, and false reports to law enforcement. As a result, the charge of theft by deception was dropped.