Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Police Logs

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Two suspects are being sought for a theft incident at a Schuylkill County store.

State police at Frackville said a male and female entered the AT&T store in the Schuylkill Mall, New Castle Township, at 10:40 a.m. on Nov. 12 and stole an Ingenico All in One scanner and an AT&T Unite mobile hot spot wireless device.

One suspect was described as a white man with long hair and a beard; the woman was white and wearing a "puffy" Redskins' coat.

Anyone with information is asked to call troopers at 570-874-5300.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft of a motorcycle from a Schuylkill County property.

Troopers said a 1970s Honda motorcycle was removed from the side yard of the property at 322 Chestnut St., Cressona. The theft occurred sometime between Sunday at 9 a.m. and Monday at 9 a.m. The bike is owned by Wayne Toczek, 66, of Orwigsburg.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

State police at Lehighton are investigating a theft incident in Monroe County.

Troopers said a 69-year-old male reported two tankless copper coils and a battery tender were removed from his yard at 1154 Princess Run Road in Saylorsburg.

The theft occurred sometime between Monday at 7 p.m. and Tuesday at 8:23 a.m.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

No one was injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 5:34 p.m. Tuesday along Route 183 in North Manheim Township, Schuylkill County.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Palmerton Police Department continues to investigate the following incidents:


Sharon Frohnheiser, 56, of 256 Avenue A, Palmerton, was cited for harassment. The violation occurred on Nov. 12 at 8 p.m. at the above address.

Disorderly conduct

A citation was issued to Larry Allen Jr, 42, of 4033 W Grant St., Apt. 3, Slatington, for expired registration. The violation occurred on Nov. 9 at 7:26 p.m. in the 300 block of Delaware Avenue.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014

A driver escaped injury in a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 6:12 p.m. on Monday along Route 61 in New Castle Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville said Jaclyn M. Bankes, 35, of Frackville, was driving a 2004 Ford Mustang northbound when she lost control rounding a left curve. The car went onto the berm and struck an embankment, then rolled over, and came to rest on its wheels facing south in the left passing lane.

The car had to be towed from the scene. Troopers indicated Bankes was cited for the crash.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

State police at Fogelsville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 1:48 p.m. Sunday along Kistler Road, in Lowhill Township, Lehigh County.

Troopers said Charles F. Christ, 18, of Breinigsville, was driving a 2006 Subaru Impreza southbound and swerved to avoid a deer. The car went onto the berm and struck an embankment, then continued across both lanes and went down another embankment, rolled over twice, and came to final rest on its wheels.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Monday after he threatened two females, one an infant.

State police at Frackville said Carl Hayslette, 41, of Sheppton, was charged with terroristic threats and simple assault. He was arraigned before on-call District Judge Stephen Bayer of Tamaqua, and committed to the county prison after failing to post $10,000 bail.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on two retail theft arrests made by officers.

On Oct. 23 at 2:11 p.m. officers were dispatched to the Rite Aid pharmacy in Mount Pocono for a theft that occurred earlier in the day. The store manager stated the suspect stole $824.48 worth of merchandise. Video footage showed the suspect leaving the store with the merchandise. Police were able to identify the suspect as Bryant L. McCaskill, of Brooklyn, New York. Charges were filed.

Monday, November 17, 2014

A Schuylkill County woman has been cited for retail theft at a Carbon County business.

Nesquehoning police have charged Lisa Marie Davie, 41, of 227 Second St., Coaldale, with retail theft and receiving stolen property.

According to arresting officer Timothy Wuttke, on Oct. 1 at 3:06 p.m. he was dispatched to Redners Warehouse Market for a theft incident. A loss prevention officer told Wuttke he observed a female take candy without paying for them.