Friday, July 29, 2016

Police Logs

Saturday, July 2, 2016

State police at the Fogelsville barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that happened between 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. June 18 in the 8000 block of Cliff Forest Drive in Weisenberg Township.

The property owner told police someone threw eggs at his residence.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

State police at Lehighton are investigating the theft of a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 worth $500 from a home on Cheyenne Lane in East Penn Township.

Police said the theft occurred between 11 p.m. June 9 and noon June 10 when someone entered the home through an unlocked door and removed the equipment from the property owner’s living room.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Multiple jewelry items were stolen during a burglary that was reported at 12:45 p.m. May 20 at a home on Indian Road in Towamensing Township, according to state police at the Lehighton barracks.

Police said someone gained entry to the residence and stole the jewelry.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating a theft that happened between 5:30 and 9 p.m. June 22 on Lincoln Road in Bowmanstown.

Police said the woman reported items belonging to her were discovered missing after a family outing.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

A Carbon County man has been charged with criminal trespass following an incident that occurred at 4:30 a.m. on June 18.

State police at Lehighton said Thomas M. Ferguson Jr., 26, no address, arrived at the residence of a 23-year-old man, when he was not permitted to do so, troopers said.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Nesquehoning police have cited the owners of three properties for apparent rundown property violations. Each of the citations list the charge of “Prohibited Growth of Vegetation.”

Officer Robert Blisard issued the citations, including one on June 17 to Lionel Josaphat Jr. for a property at 129 E. Center St. and two others on June 29, including to Lucila Staggers and Luis Arca for a property at 93 W. Railroad St. and to Robert Thomas for a property at 121 E. Railroad St.

Friday, July 1, 2016

State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating an incident of harassment that happened between June 12-17 in Bowmanstown.

The victim is a 28-year-old woman who lives on Ore Street.

Police said the suspect is a man between the ages of 30-40. Police said the woman reported the suspect has verbally abused her during that span by making sexual comments toward her.

Friday, July 1, 2016

Jamie Lynn Miller, 34, of 326 N. Columbia St., Tamaqua, has been cited by Tamaqua police in connection with an incident on June 22.

Officers were dispatched to St. Luke’s Miners Campus in Coaldale for a reported assault at 12:05 a.m.

They met with the victim, who said Miller struck him with her car following an argument. He was being treated for abrasions to his right shoulder, elbow and wrist.

Miller was cited for simple assault.

Friday, July 1, 2016

A Monroe County woman has been charged with retail theft for an incident that occurred at 6:27 p.m. Monday at the Weis Market in Chestnuthill Township.

State police at Fern Ridge said Jessica Lynn Colombraro, 24, of Kunkletown, attempted to take $47 worth of merchandise from the store without paying for it. Charges were filed.

Cited by Rush Township Police for thefts at the HT Commons Walmart in Hometown were:

Benjamin Reigel, 37, of Pottsville, who took $134 worth of merchandise on June 9;

Friday, July 1, 2016

State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating a theft by unlawful taking or disposition case.

Police said the suspect is a man from Palmerton.

The victim, a man from Jim Thorpe, told police he brought his truck to Diesel’s Garage in Towamensing Township, for transmission work on March 20.

He paid $6,000 up front to cover the costs of parts and labor, and does not have his truck back.

Police said the last time the victim was able to reach the shop was May 31.