Thursday, February 11, 2016

Police Logs

Monday, December 28, 2015

State police at the Frackville barracks said a 24-year-old woman from St. Clair was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash at 5:25 a.m. Saturday on Interstate 81 in Kline Township, Schuylkill County.

Police did not reveal the name of the woman but said she was flown by helicopter to the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

Police said she was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Monday, December 28, 2015

State police at the Frackville barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that happened between noon and 10 a.m. Thursday in Mahanoy Township.

The victim is a 50-year-old Hazle Township man.

He told police someone took a Case 4500 bulldozer for a joy ride on the mountain near the Hazle Township water tower, cutting several trails and slightly damaging the bulldozer.

The incident happened about one-quarter mile north of the Village of Park Place in the township.

Monday, December 28, 2015

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks are investigating a theft of a van.

The incident happened between 4 p.m. June 15, 2013 and 2:45 p.m. Dec. 5 of this year at Mountain Laurel Homes, Route 715, Jackson Township.

The victim is Dominic Francis Signorile of Lighthouse Point, Florida.

He reported someone removed his white 1975 Chevrolet van from the above location without his permission. The vehicle bears a Florida registration plate” K24XV.

Monday, December 28, 2015

Pocono Mountain Regional Police report the arrest of Luis Medina, 42, of 521 Timothy Lane, Effort, for the armed robbery of Sunny’s Food Market, Route 115, Tunkhannock Township, at 7:10 p.m. Dec. 11.

He is charged with robbery, aggravated assault, simple assault, terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person, theft by unlawful taking or disposition, receiving stolen property and persons not to possess, use, manufacture, control, sell or transfer a firearm.

Monday, December 28, 2015

Tamaqua Police have cited Chelsea Lynn Walters, 22, of 175 Orwigsburg St., Tamaqua, with felony charges of retail theft.

Walters was in the Family Dollar Store at 125 Center St., Tamaqua, at 11:22 a.m. on Dec. 12. She purchased several items, but when she attempted to exit the store, an audible alarm sounded. Walters immediately removed a bottle of Axe body wash from her pocket. When she tried to leave, the alarm sounded again. This time, she took a package of markers from her pocket.

Sunday, December 27, 2015

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks arrested a Lehighton man on charges of aggravated assault following an incident that happened between 3 and 3:26 p.m. Dec. 9 on Route 209, between Dairy and Glen lanes in Chestnuthill Township.

Police said they charged Matthew Darryl Muchmore, 47, of Lehighton.

The victim is a 24-year-old woman from Albrightsville.

Police said the victim and Muchmore were involved in argument due to some missing money.

Saturday, December 26, 2015

A McAdoo man who failed to pay for his coffee at the Fegley Mini Mart in McAdoo has been identified and will be cited by McAdoo Police.

Two men walked into the convenience store on Dec. 15 and poured themselves cups of coffee.

One of the men paid for his drink, while the other took his brew and walked out of the door.

That man has been identified as John Zabrosky.

He will be charged with retail theft.

Saturday, December 26, 2015

Two people were injured in a crash at 1:36 p.m. Tuesday on Route 209 (Lake Run Road) in Blythe Township, according to state police at the Frackville barracks.

Police said Jeremiah R. Sanders, 27, of Andreas, sustained minor injuries and Hannah N. Gryzik, 22, of Lansford, suffered moderate injuries.

The crash happened when Sanders, driving a 2002 Mercury southbound, lost control of the vehicle, causing it to spin into the oncoming lane and then strike a guardrail on the east berm.

Saturday, December 26, 2015

A New Ringgold man faces charges after a fight in Tamaqua on Dec. 16.

Tamaqua police were dispatched to the Pine Street Pub at 12:20 a.m. for a disturbance.

At the scene, they spoke with a woman who said she had just been punched by her boyfriend, Frank Boslet, 59, of 215 Ridge Cup Road, New Ringgold.

The victim said she was at the bar, looking for Boslet, because he had taken her car without her permission. She reported the vehicle as stolen at 8:55 p.m. Dec. 15.

The woman had a split lip and facial bruises.

Saturday, December 26, 2015

State police at the Hazleton barracks said a gas station attendant grabbed a baseball bat to scare off an attempted armed robber in an incident that happened at 9:32 p.m. Dec. 22 at the Gulf Station, 528 Route 93, Sugarloaf Township.

Police said a short white female, medium to heavy build and wearing a gray winter coat and black pants, entered the station displaying a small knife and told the attendant to open the register. Police said when the attendant grabbed a baseball bat that was behind the register, the would-be robber ran out of the store.

No items were stolen.