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Police Logs

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Craig D. Rampersand, 32, of Blakeslee was charged after an alleged DUI crash that occurred while his license was suspended.

He faces charges of DUI, driving while DUI suspended, and possession of a small amount of marijuana, among other charges.

Police said that on May 4, around 4 a.m. they responded to a one-vehicle crash on Long Pond Road. The vehicle was disabled. Rampersand was found walking nearby. He appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. He was arrested and found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana.

He was processed and released.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Schuylkill County man has been cited for harassment.

State police at Frackville said Harold Michael Jr., 42, of Ringtown, was cited for an incident on Sunday at 12:10 a.m. at 2659 Melanie Manor in Union Township. Troopers said Michael struck a woman in the face with his fist.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Summit Hill woman was cited with harassment following an incident in the borough last month.

According to Summit Hill police, at 4:40 p.m. on April 17, police received a call from a tenant of 128 W. Hazard St. The caller said Nadine Leibensperger, 26, of Apt. 208 in that building, had approached the victim and began yelling and cursing at her. Leibensperger then shoved the victim against a wall.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Three juveniles were charged with criminal mischief following an incident in Summit Hill.

According to borough police, on Feb. 7, officers received a complaint of property that was damaged.

Police found the culprits to be a 10-year-old boy and two 13-year-old boys.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Summit Hill man faces charges of driving while under the influence of drugs.

According to Summit Hill police, on March 13, police conducted a checkpoint along East White Bear Drive in the borough when they stopped Daniel Drakeford, 36, of 305 E. Ludlow St., Apt. 7.

As officers approached the vehicle, they detected a strong smell of burned marijuana.

Drakeford was asked to step out of the vehicle. He was taken to have his blood drawn for testing, which showed the presence of marijuana in his system.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Summit Hill woman was cited for harassment following an incident in the borough last month.

According to Summit Hill police, at 1:56 p.m. on April 25, officers received a call from a resident stating that Ann Marie Derby, 52, of 9 W. Holland St., was making derogatory statements to her.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Freeland woman is in trouble after she gave police her sister’s information.

According to Summit Hill police, at 9:50 p.m. on Feb. 28, officers conducted a traffic stop following a driving violation along Route 902 in the borough.

The driver provided information on her identity, but it was later learned when the woman’s sister called police that the woman had given the police her sister’s information.

The sister told police that the woman involved in the traffic stop was Ashlyn McCartney, 22, of 209 Washington St.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

State police are investigating a possible fraudulent gift card used at a liquor store in March.

The incident occurred on March 30 at the Fine Wine and Good Spirits store located at 107 Kinsley Drive in Chestnuthill Township.

No further details were available.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Two men have been charged following an altercation in Summit Hill last week.

According to Summit Hill police, at 9:30 a.m. on May 4, police were alerted to an incident that happened in the 200 block of East White Street.

An investigation found that the parties involved were David Hiles, 63, of 219 E. White St., Summit Hill, and Thomas Kuba, 70, of 20 Seventh St., Nesquehoning.

Hiles was charged with one count of harassment, while Kuba was charged with two counts of harassment.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

A Coaldale man was arrested after he stole money from a home in Summit Hill.

On March 12, Summit Hill police were called to a residence for a reported theft. An investigation led to Francis Blasko, 28, of 143 E. Early Ave., who took a large amount of cash from the home.

He was charged with theft by lawful taking.