Thursday, December 8, 2016

Police Logs

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Unauthorized use: A man is being sought on a charge of unauthorized use stemming from an incident in Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville saidthe victim,of Girardville, had given permission to Nethanial Paul Shea, 34, no address given, to use his vehicle. However, the victim then told Shea he no longer had permission to the use the vehicle but he did.

A warrant for Shea’s arrest has been issued charging him with unauthorized use of an automobile. Troopers are seeking his whereabouts.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

A 17-year-old woman from Allentown was cited in Tamaqua after her employer, Frontier Utilities, had her going door to door soliciting electricity service without a permit.

The teen told police her manager had the required permit but when officers contacted him, he admitted to not applying for a permit.

She was cited for soliciting without a permit and the company was warned to cease and desist.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating said an all-terrain vehicle was stolen and later discovered in the Pleasant Valley West development, Penn Forest Township.

Police said a Hummingbird Drive, Jim Thorpe, resident reported someone removed and bypassed the ignition of his 1992 Polaris Trail Boss 250 and stole the vehicle from his garage.

That took place between 2:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and 6 p.m. Oct. 25, when it was located near the Pleasant Valley West mailboxes located off Drake’s Creek Road and returned to Yemm.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

SHEPPTON - A Mahanoy City man was jailed Friday, charged by East Union Township police with having 89 bags of heroin in his possession.

Dylan J. Clark, 20, of 507 W. Spruce St., was charged by Police Chief Thomas Rentschler with one felony count of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance; one misdemeanor count each of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia; and a summary offense of driving while operating privileges are suspended or revoked.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

A Tamaqua man faces charges after an accident on Oct. 21 that damaged a building and Jet Skis at Thorn’s Cycles, 615 N. Railroad St., Tamaqua.

Officers were called to the cycle shop at 9:09 p.m. and found a black Chevrolet Cavalier that had struck a trailer with multiple Jet Skis on board. The Jet Skis were then pushed into the building.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

A report of a suspicious car parked on Willing Street in Tamaqua, with the engine running, resulted in a Tamaqua man going to jail on Oct. 19.

Officers were called to the 400 block of Willing Street, where witnesses said a silver Cadillac had been parked, with the engine running, for two hours.

One witness said the male driver had left the car and entered a home on that block. The officer knocked on the door, but no one answered.

The officer ran the license plate on the Cadillac, which came back as stolen. He had the car towed and impounded.

Monday, October 31, 2016

A Luzerne County driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 4:07 p.m. Sunday along Route 61 in Blythe Township.

Friday, October 28, 2016

McAdoo police cited a Hazleton man after a traffic stop on Sept. 23.

An officer on patrol saw a silver Toyota with a nonworking headlight being driven south on Kennedy Drive.

He conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Luis Miguel Tineo, 22.

A strong odor of marijuana was detected inside the Toyota.

Tineo said he had smoked marijuana much earlier in the day and the odor was probably left over from that.

He failed field sobriety tests and was cited for driving under the influence of a controlled substance.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Jim Thorpe Police reported on the following arrests made by officers.

Paul G. Herman, 56, of 627 Center St., Jim Thorpe, has been charged with aggravated and simple assault, burglary, criminal trespass, criminal mischief, defiant trespass and harassment for an incident that occurred on Oct. 16 at 7:29 p.m.a South Street location.

Friday, October 28, 2016

A McAdoo man was cited by McAdoo police for defiant trespass on Oct. 19.

Robert Wills Jr., 35, went to the Fegley Mini Mart on Kennedy Drive, at 3:45 a.m., despite repeated warnings that he was banned from the property.

Wills was also personally handed a letter advising him of the ban at 12:50 a.m. on July 28.