Thursday, June 29, 2017

Police Logs

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating a theft from vehicle incident.

The theft occurred sometime between 9 p.m. on Saturday and 7:15 a.m. on Sunday ata residence on Mountain Laurel Drive in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

Troopers said an unlocked vehicle was entered and removed were two pairs of Oakley sunglasses, a Coach purse, wristlet and about $60 in U.S. currency and coins.Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call troopers at 570-646-2271.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Pocono Mountain Regional Police reported on the following drivers facing DUI charges.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

McAdoo police have released information on recent citations issued by members of the department.

Meghan Santoni, 20, of Hazleton, was cited for underage drinking following a traffic stop made at 3:06 a.m. on June 4. Santoni was a passenger in the vehicle and had an open bottle of apple liqueur in her possession.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following an incident that occurred at 12:47 a.m. on Sunday.

State police at Frackville said Joshua A. Rudzinski, 30, of Shenandoah, was stopped along Route 54 in Mahanoy Township, just east of Shenandoah, for a traffic violation.

He was found to be under the influence of alcohol and was taken to the barracks for a breath test. The test showed him over the legal limit of 0.08 percent. Charges will be filed, troopers said.

Monday, June 5, 2017

State police at Frackville reported investigating two crashes on Schuylkill County roads over the past weekend.

Monday, June 5, 2017

Carin Elizabeth Hubbard, 28, who state police at the Frackville barracks said is homeless, was arrested and jailed on May 31 when police were summoned to investigate a theft by unlawful taking or disposition case.

The victim is a 37-year-old man from Gordon.

Police said the woman was found to be in possession of a stolen key fob from Sosnoski Automotive in Girardville, after which time she confessed as to how she took the fob and intended to steal a vehicle.

She was arraigned and committed to the Schuylkill County Prison in Pottsville, in lieu of $15,000 bail.

Monday, June 5, 2017

A former Schuylkill inn was the victim of a burglary recently.

State police at Frackville said Smith’s Country Inn Restaurant, located at 555 Church St., in New Ringgold, East Brunswick Township, was entered sometime between May 22 and Friday.

Removed from inside the inn were several copper tea kettles and a large antique National Cash Register made of brass. The register is valued at $3,000. The inn has not been open for several years.

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

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Clair Joseph Quick of Yetten Circle, Tamaqua, was taken to the Schuylkill County Prison in Pottsville after a domestic dispute on May 29.

Tamaqua police were contacted by the victim at 7:15 p.m. She said the couple was arguing all day, but that it turned physical around 4 p.m. Quick pushed her and attempted to punch her. At one point, he pointed a .45 caliber handgun at the woman and her 4-year-old daughter and placed his arm against the child’s neck, causing a bruise on the left side.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

State police at Frackville reported investigating a crash in a construction zone along Interstate 81 in New Castle Township, Schuylkill County, on Thursday.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

A Monroe County casino has been cited by the Wilkes-Barre enforcement office of the state liquor control board.

Mount Airy Casino Resort, 312 Woodland Road, Paradise Township, Mount Pocono, has been cited for an incident on April 4 when it permitted smoke and/or smoking in a public place where smoking is prohibited.