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Police Logs

Thursday, September 4, 2014

A Carbon County man was jailed on Saturday following an incident in the 200 block of White Street in Weissport.

State police at Lehighton said troopers responded to that location at 12:51 a.m. after a 911 call was received from Travis J. Schoenberger, 26, of Lehighton, who requested for police to respond to that area for unknown reasons.

On scene troopers found Schoenberger yelling and using profanity. It was determined he was under the influence of a controlled substance.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

McAdoo Police have cited Victor Craig, 37, of McAdoo with use of a fraudulent/altered registration following a traffic stop on Aug. 29.

Craig was driving a Chevrolet Blazer on South Sheridan Street at 10:35 p.m. when he came to the attention of an officer on patrol. The officer knew that Craig's driver's license was suspended, related to DUI.

A records check indicated the registration on the Blazer expired September 2014, but the sticker had a date of March 2015. The registration had been suspended due to insurance cancellation.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

An East Stroudsburg woman is charged with stealing $2,894 worth of merchandise from the Walmart store in Mount Pocono.

Pocono Mountain Regional Police said LesleyAnn Idarola, 33, was lodged in Monroe County Correctional Facility awaiting arraignment on the charges.

Asset Protection observed a suspect from two prior retail thefts in the store, referring to Idarola, at 2:04 a.m. on Monday.

Police said Idarola was confronted about the prior thefts. They said video surveillance footage revealed she was responsible for those two thefts and was then placed under arrest.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

State police at Frackville are investigating alleged rape incidents that reportedly occurred in the borough of Gilberton, Schuylkill County.

Troopers said the alleged victim is a 11-year-old female. The incidents occurred at a residence along Main Street.

The suspects are two males, ages 41 and 15. The incidents allegedly occurred during the time frame of Jan. 1, 2003, to Dec. 31, 2006.

Troopers did not release any other details concerning the investigation.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

State police at Frackville are investigating the entry to three vehicles in the village of Cumbola, Blythe Township, Schuylkill County.

Three unlocked vehicles were entered in the area of Pine and Market streets, sometime between 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and 6:46 a.m. Wednesday.

Anthony Gabriel Fuss, 42, had two vehicles entered.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating a theft from vehicle and other incidents.

Troopers said Tobi L. Szchur, 41, of 20 Grouse Trail, Indian Mountain Lakes, Albrightsville, reported a white Apple iPhone 4S was removed from his vehicle while it was parked at her home. The theft was reported at 10 p.m. Saturday.

Dorothy Crespo, 61, of 238 Silver Valley Road, Chestnuthill Township, reported someone rummaged through a dumpster at her property scattering rubbish. The incident occurred overnight of Aug. 21-22.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

A Schuylkill County man is facing charges after he rented a television from a county business then sold it.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Bruce A. Zalusky, of Pine Grove, went to the Rent-A-Center, located in the Pottsville Plaza off Route 61, in Norwegian Township, on April 18 to rent a 70-inch LED plasma television. Troopers said he later sold the television to another individual for cash. Troopers said the store notified them of the incident on Aug. 22.

As a result Zalusky has been charged with theft of leased property and receiving stolen property.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Three Schuylkill County residents are facing charges following an incident that occurred about 10:45 a.m. on Aug. 18 at 91 Front St., Cressona.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Andrew Putlock, 32, of Cressona, walked to the above-stated location to pick up his children. Once there he walked into the residence of Stephen Dronick, 40, and went upstairs.

While inside Dronick attacked Putlock and put him in a headlock. At this point Kaley Bruen, 27, of Cressona, spit on Putlock while he was outside sitting on the sidewalk.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

A Tobyhanna man was arrested and charged with armed robbery and assault with a firearm, as well as numerous other charges.

Jonathan Correa, 22, was arraigned before District Judge Richard Claypoole and committed to Monroe County Correctional Facility in lieu of $100,000 bail.

He was arrested by the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Department as the result of a robbery which happened at 9:06 p.m. on July 31 at A Pocono Country Place.

Police said on that evening, they responded to A Pocono Country Place for a robbery that happened outside a vehicle parked at a rear gate.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Two people face charges following a traffic stop in Tamaqua on Sunday.

A blue Dodge Neon was stopped at 6:28 p.m. after an officer on patrol noticed the inspection sticker was expired. After a records check, the officer learned the registration was also expired.

The driver, Gerald C. Miller, 41, of 426 E. Arlington St., Shenandoah, admitted the plate was expired, as was the insurance, and that he does not have a valid driver's license.

What he did have was an outstanding warrant for his arrest, issued by Northumberland County authorities.