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Police Logs

Thursday, August 4, 2011

A Shenandoah man faces charges in Rush Township following a vehicle stop on July 31. The incident occurred on North Road in Quakake at 2:50 a.m.

Jason Jones, 32, faces charges of driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol and summary traffic offenses. A portable breath test was administered at the police station indicating a blood alcohol content of .147 percent.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Criminal charges were filed against Dillon Hontz, 22, of 646 Upper Nis Hollow Drive, Lehighton, for unlawful possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, criminal conspiracy, and endangering welfare of children. The incident occurred on July 15 at 5:35 p.m. in the 700 block of Princeton Avenue.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

A Jim Thorpe man is facing several charges after having several contacts with borough police during July.

Borough police said Dean W. Tessitor, 50, of 323 South Ave., was involved with officers on several occasions. Police gave the following report on the incidents.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

A Pottsville woman is facing a variety of charges after she was discovered passed out in her vehicle in Tamaqua.

Officers on patrol at 1:45 a.m. Monday, Aug. 1, observed a parked red Chevrolet Blazer partially blocking the eastbound lane of travel on West Broad Street. A woman, identified as 34-year-old Jennifer Probition, was slumped behind the driver's wheel. The keys were in the ignition and the engine was running.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

The North Central PA Regional DUI Enforcement Program has released the results of Roving DUI Patrols held this past weekend.

On July 29 five officers representing five law enforcement agencies conducted a roving patrol in Schuylkill County. A total of 36 vehicles were contacted and detained. Two operators were tested for possible intoxication, with one adult arrest. Officers also issued eight traffic citations, two seat belt violations, made one criminal arrest and issued 30 warnings.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

A Nesquehoning man found sleeping on a park bench has been cited by Tamaqua police.

Randall Scholl, 32, of 206 Yard St., was found sleeping on a bench at Hunter/Spruce streets lot at 6:15 a.m. on July 23. When awoken Scholl told police he had been drinking and fell asleep on the bench. Advised to leave the area Scholl walked to the Green Street home of a friend.

He was cited for public drunkenness.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Lansford police have issued the following citations:

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident that occurred in the Schuylkill County borough of Girardville.

Alice Mills, of Ogden St., Girardville, reported someone broke the windshield on her Chevrolet Malibu while parked in front of her home. The incident occurred sometime overnight of Monday, Aug. 1, into Tuesday.

Troopers noted that Girardville police could not respond to this incident and an assault incident, found in another police log item, because they have no operational police vehicle.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft from a vehicle incident.

Troopers said Dajone Fairell, 20, of Schuylkill Haven, reported his Buick Century was entered while parked at 300 Tremont Road, in Pine Grove Township, sometime between 10 p.m. on Sunday, July 31, and 6:45 a.m. on Monday.

Removed from the car was a black iPod adapter and a Kenneth Cole black wallet located on the middle console.

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

An illegal immigrant was taken into custody by Tamaqua police on July 27 after the man allegedly injured his wife in a domestic incident.

Officers were dispatched to 132 Schuylkill Ave. at 11:40 p.m. where they were met by Concepcion Martinez. Martinez told Patrolman Matt Bynon she had ben assaulted by her husband, Victor Antonio-Villagomez, 35, who allegedly struck her on the arm and leg with a belt. Bynon did observe several welts on the victim.

Villagomez was taken into custody a few minutes later, after being located in a parking lot near the residence.