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Police Logs

Friday, April 1, 2011

The body found near the Schuylkill Mall in March has been identified.

State police at Frackville said through their investigation, the county coroner's office and Dr. Richard Bindie, forensic pathologist at the Schuylkill Medical Center-S. Jackson St., Pottsville, it was determined that the body was that of Ronald Louis Coy Sr., 46, of Iowa.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Two Schuylkill County drivers are facing charges of hit and run in separate incidents that occurred on Tuesday, March 29.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said the first incident occurred about 10:35 a.m. at 3017 Chestnut St., Port Carbon, in East Norwegian Township. Troopers said Kevin J. Shrawder, 40, of Carlisle, Cumberland County, was at the above- -stated address in an attempt to repossess a 2005 Volkswagen Jetta belonging to Michael A. Flickinger, 35, of Port Carbon, which was parked in the driveway of the residence.

Friday, April 1, 2011

A Schuylkill County man has been charged with violating a protection from abuse (PFA) order.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Allen Enders, of Pine Grove, was charged with indirect criminal contempt for having contact with his estranged wife, Stephanie Enders, in the parking lot area of the Stop & Rock, in Pine Grove Township. The incident occurred about 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 27, troopers said.

Enders was arraigned before District Judge Carol Pankake, of Tremont, and released after posting 10 percent of $5,000 bail.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Lansford police have been busy keeping law and order in the borough. The following people have been dealt with:

Michael Patrick Large, 43, of 218 W. Bertsch St., Lansford, was committed to prison following a protection-from-abuse violation which occurred at that address on March 8. Bail was set at $2,500 cash.

Joseph Kosalko, 31, of 325 W. White St., Summit Hill, was committed to prison as a result of a protection-from-abuse violation which occurred on March 22. Bail was set at $10,000 cash.

Non-traffic citations:

Friday, April 1, 2011

A hit and run driver is being sought in Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said a vehicle was driven eastbound on Lake Front Drive in West Brunswick Township, about midnight on Thursday, March 31, when it left the road and went onto the berm. It traveled about 27 feet along the berm before striking a split rail wooden fence with the passenger side. After impact the car traveled about 28 feet across a stone driveway at 432 Lake Front Drive, where the passesnger side impacted with another split rail wooden fence with an electrical box mounted on the front.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating a criminal mischief incident that occurred in Monroe County and involves a Carbon County resident as the victim.

Troopers said someone threw eggs and a jar of beet juice at the rear of a 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt, yellow in color, while parked in a driveway along SR715 near the L&L Pest Control, in Chestnuthill Township. The car is owned by Derek Horn, 20, of Palmerton, troopers said. The vehicle sustained damage to the rear spoiler, troopers added.

The incident occurred sometime between 8 and 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

A Lansford man has been cited by Tamaqua police after he failed to pay for items he picked up at the Turkey Hill Minit Mart on Broad Street.

Dustin Brian Shields, 21, of Springgarden Street., allegedly entered the store last Saturday shortly after 1 a.m. and proceeded to take a bag of potato chips and seven candy bars. The total value of the items was $11.13.

Shields left the store when confronted by the sales clerk, but was apprehended a short time later on Patterson Street. He was cited for retail theft.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash about 3:25 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, along SR61, at the intersection with S. Liberty Street in North Manheim Township, Schuylkill County.

Troopers said Robert L. McClintock, 54, of Seltzer, was northbound and approaching the intersection while Diane Ward, 54, of Orwigsburg, was stopped in the left southbound lane waiting to turn left onto S. Liberty.

Trooeprs said Ward began to turn left and her 1999 Subaru Impreza was struck by McClintock's 1998 Chevrolet S10 pickup truck.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

A Carbon County resident was the victim of a act of criminal mischief at a Luzerne County site.

State police at Hazleton said the windshield on the parked 2000 Saturn SL1 of Kimberly Elizabeth Stackhouse, of Lansford, was smashed by someone who used a chunk of ice to do it.

The incident occurred in the parking lot of Amazon, Oakridge Rd., Humboldt Industrial Park, Hazle Township. The incident occurred sometime between 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, and 12:40 a.m. on Wednesday.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on arrests made by officers recently.

On March 22 about 6:20 p.m. officers were dispatched to Lakeside Drive in Tobyhanna for a report of a domestic incident that was physical. On scene officers made contact with Joseph Rodriguez, 21, of Tobyhanna. Officers observed signs of injury to his face and hands.

An investigation led officers to the Emerald Lakes development where a female, Toni Feliciano, 20, also of Tobyhanna, was found. Officers took her into custody and charged her with assaulting and harassing Rodriguez.