Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Police Logs

Friday, June 20, 2014

State police at the Lehighton barracks have arrested a 27-year-old Whitehall man for possession of drugs and paraphernalia.

Police did not reveal the identity of the man, saying only that the charge stemmed from a traffic stop police made at 12:35 a.m. June 18 on Route 248 in Palmerton.

Friday, June 20, 2014

State police at Lehighton are searching for whoever stole approximately 200 gallons of fuel from four bulldozers in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County.

The incident occurred between 7 p.m. June 10 and 6 a.m. June 11 along Route 903, just south of the Bear Creek Lakes community.

The owner of the bull dozers is Papillon & Moyer Contracting.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call troopers at 610-377-4270.

Friday, June 20, 2014

No one was hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 12:40 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Burger Hollow and Pheasant Run roads in Polk Township, according to state police at the Lehighton barracks.

Friday, June 20, 2014

A Monroe County man was jailed this week on charges of terroristic threats and gun possession.

State police at Fern Ridge said Nino Ianuale, 24, of Effort, was arrested about 7 p.m. at 158 Sorrel St., Sun Valley development, in Chestnuthill Township. Troopers said Ianuale was arrested following an assault incident. While being arrested Ianuale was found to have in his possession a loaded handgun.

He was charged with illegal firearms possession, terroristic threats, simple assault, recklessly endangering, and harassment.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on arrests made in assaults, two of which stem from domestic incidents.

On May 24 at 2:03 a.m. officers were dispatched to Brookside Inn in Coolbaugh Township for a report of a fight.

Officers spoke with Darious Ferguson of Tobyhanna, who had a laceration to his head. He identified Brandon Sargent of Stroudsburg as the person who threw a drinking glass at him, which smashed on his forehead, causing the injury.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating an incident that occurred at a Schuylkill County cemetery.

Troopers said someone damaged a master lock on a metal chain at the Cressona Cemetery, located in the borough. The incident occurred sometime between June 13-15, troopers said.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

A Luzerne County man is facing charges following an incident at a business site in Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville said Miguel Inoa, 21, of Hazleton, went to the Steelcase plant, located at 68 Green Mountain Road, Humboldt Industrial Park, in East Union Township, at 6:42 p.m. on Friday.

At the site he broke through a security gate and assaulted employee Lewis Arvelo, 24, also of Hazleton, by striking him with a 5-foot pole. Arvelo was taken to the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton campus, for treatment of injuries.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

A Schuylkill County domestic incident has led to the arrest of a county resident.

State police at Frackville said troopers responded to 206 E. Ogden St., Apt. 3, Girardville, at 1:25 p.m. on Monday for a report of a domestic dispute.

On scene, troopers were told by a 34-year-old woman that her live-in boyfriend, Angel Luis Gonzalez-Soler, 29, had grabbed her by the arm and punched her in the chest during an argument the two were having.

Gonzalez-Soler was charged with harassment, troopers said.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

A Monroe County driver is facing charges, including driving under the influence, following an incident in Tunkhannock Township.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said at 10:47 p.m. on Tuesday they found a vehicle blocking the eastbound lane of Long Pond Road.

The driver, identified as Cara Foglio, 49, of Long Pond, said her vehicle had run out of gas. While speaking with Foglio officers said she showed signs of intoxication.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Rush Township police recently cited three people for retail theft incidents at the Hometown Commons Walmart.

Joseph Triano, 23, of Tamaqua, was cited for retail theft and receiving stolen property after allegedly shoplifting $24 worth of merchandise from the retail giant. The incident happened on June 10.

Also on June 10, Jacquelyn Taylor, 24, of Tamaqua allegedly took merchandise valued at $31.36 from the store.