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Police Logs

Saturday, March 3, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge reported on two burglaries and theft incidents probed by troopers.

A break-in occurred at the home of Eva Sec, 230 Poplar Creek Drive, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County, sometime between Feb. 19-26. Removed from the home was a large screen television.

A burglary occurred at a residence at 410 Glen Brook Road, Jackson Township, Monroe County. The entry occurred sometime between Feb. 8-15. Removed from the home was copper piping.

Friday, March 2, 2012

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

Designer Homes Inc., trading as Wayside Colony Saloon, Route 447, Canadensis, Price Township, was cited for sold alcoholic beverages after their restaurant liquor license expired on Sept. 30, 2011, and had not been renewed and/or validated.

The charge will be brought before an administrative law judge who has the authority to impose penalties ranging from $50 to $1,000 for minor offenses and up to $5,000 for more serious offenses.

Friday, March 2, 2012

A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a crash that occurred about 5:33 p.m. on Thursday, March 1, along Industrial Road at Altamont Blvd., in West Mahanoy Township.

State police at Frackville said Mitchell Kleman, 25, of Frackville, was driving a 1997 Toyota Corolla westbound and approaching the intersection with Altamont Blvd., when he failed to negotiate a right curve. The car exited the road onto the south shoulder where it traveled about 40 feet through grass colliding into a tree.

Friday, March 2, 2012

A Schuylkill County driver was charged following a two-vehicle crash in Lehigh County. State police at Fogelsville said the crash occurred about 11:58 a.m. along East Texas Road in Lower Macungie Township.

Troopers said Grace Clauser, 47, of New Ringgold, was driving a 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser eastbound while Thomas A. Hutchinson, 69, of Macungie, driving a 2010 Lexus, was westbound.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

A Philadelphia driver was cited for multiple charges following a chase in Monroe County.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said the incident began about 2:05 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, when Officer Jeff Lutz was westbound on Laurel Drive, in Tobyhanna, at the intersection with SR611 when he observed a Nissan make a left turn from 611 south into the officer's lane of travel.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

State police at Lehighton are investigating the theft of four stock 19-inch Infiniti wheels.

Troopers said Delbert A. Hawk, 67, of 2570 Stoney Ridge Rd., Palmerton, Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County, reported the wheels were taken from the back yard of his residence. They had been placed next to the home and taken sometime between 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, and 8 a.m. on Saturday.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

A domestic incident in Monroe County led to the arrest of one of the participants.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said on Sunday, Feb. 26, about 1:19 a.m. officers were dispatched to 4510 Belgravia Drive, Tobyhanna, for a domestic dispute.

Upon arrival officers identified the females involved as Jamelah Bouchet, 33, and Shana Napier, 23, both of that address.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on a domestic incident that occurred in which one person was cited.

Police said about 4 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, officers were dispatched to 8550 Bumble Bee Way, in Tobyhanna, for a reported domestic dispute.

Upon arrival the parties involved were identified as Dondell Leonard, 22, and Keyanna Williams, 31, both of that address. Also in the home was Williams' 12-year-old son.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Going the wrong way on a one-way street in Tamaqua proved to be costly for two young men from out of the area.

Patrolman Karl Harig was on patrol at 7:10 p.m. on Sept. 5 when he observed a gray car traveling north on Pine Street, next to the TIMES NEWS building at 200 E. Broad St. The street is one way, southbound only.

Harig conducted a vehicle stop in the 100 block of East Broad Street and detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from the driver's open window. The driver was identified as Eric Gregory Schmidt, 19, of Schwenksville.

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Tamaqua Police have issued a citation in connection with an incident on Dec. 18, 2011.

On that day, at 1:57 a.m., officers dealt with John Middleton, 45, of 117 Greenwood St.. Middleton was walking along US209, toward Coaldale, and was in an obviously inebriated state.

He was cited for public drunkenness.