Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Police Logs

Saturday, November 6, 2010

Mahoning Township police Chief Kenneth J. Barnes has released information concerning several arrests.

Patrick Janecki, 19, of the 1000 block of Lenape Trail, Albrightsville, charged with driving under the influence (DUI); furnishing alcohol to minors; resisting arrest; having an open container of alcohol; underage consumption of alcoholic beverages.

Alan D. Kovacs, 21, of Sachen Road, Lake Hopatcong, N.J.: furnishing alcohol to minors, persistent disorderly conduct and having an open container of alcohol in a vehicle.

Friday, November 5, 2010

A Hazleton driver is facing several charges from an incident on Nov. 2 at 1 p.m. on SR309 in Rush Township.

John Forte, 41, Hazleton, was traveling south when township police saw him losing shingles off the back of his truck. When stopped Forte gave police a false name and was found to be driving under suspension.

Friday, November 5, 2010

A vehicle stop by members of the Pocono Mountain Regional police led to the arrest of a person wanted on a warrant.

Police said about 12:01 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, officers stopped a vehicle along SR196 at Seven Nations for an expired inspection sticker. Inside the vehicle was a Steven Hakeem Williams, 21, of Tobyhanna.

A check revealed that Williams had an active warrant for his arrest issued in Monroe County for failure to appear. He was taken into custody and placed in the county prison in Snydersville.

Friday, November 5, 2010

State police at Fern Ridge reported citing a Monroe County resident for a dog law violation.

Troopers said Arlene Milevoi, of Saylorsburg, was cited for allowing her two small dogs to wander off her property at 6040 Overlook Drive, in Chestnuthill Township. The two dogs allegedly began to chase Betty Reynolds, of Saylorsburg, as she walked on the roadway.

Milevoi was cited for confinement of dogs.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Two Monroe County residents are facing charges following an incident that occurred about 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 3.

State police at Lehighton said at the time and date stated, troopers were summoned by Monroe County Children & Youth personnel to a residence along SR209 in Polk Township to assist them with an individual that was wanted by police.

Friday, November 5, 2010

A Carbon County resident was the victim of an assault incident in Lehigh County.

State police at Fogelsville said the incident occurred at the Carbon-Lehigh Intermediate Unit Special Services facility at 2936 Corporate Court, in Lowhill Township, on Tuesday, Nov. 2, at 2:10 p.m. Troopers said a juvenile male caused an injury to Shawn A. Skrimcovsky, of Jim Thorpe, a teacher at the facility. Skrimcovsky sustained a injury to his farhead. The teen also spit on the victim and yelled numerous profanities.

Friday, November 5, 2010

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating the theft of scrap aluminum siding from a Monroe County location.

Troopers said the siding was removed from 3574 SR715, in Jackson Township, sometime between 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 1, and 8 a.m. on Tuesday. The value of the siding was set at $300 and the victim listed as Justin Baker Carpentry, of Henryville.

Friday, November 5, 2010

A Carbon County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 4 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 3, along SR209 in Towamensing Township.

State police at Lehighton said Lisa Kroculick, 53, of Jim Thorpe, was driving a 2004 Acura TL southbound when she lost control of the vehicle. The car traveled southwest off the road with the front end striking a utility pole, where it came to reset.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Three persons were injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 8:39 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 3, along SR895 (Rock Road), in Washington Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Alycia A. Dockey, 17, of Tremont, was driving a 1997 Volkswagen Jetta westbound and failed to negotiate a slight left curve. The car went off the north side and struck a dirt embankment with the passenger side front bumper. The car then traveled about 60 feet along the embankment before it began to rotate counter-clockwise.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Lansford police have been busy writing citations in recent weeks. Here are lists of recent citations they have issued:

Traffic citations:

Kerry Hoffman, 25, 68 W. Center St., Nesquehoning: Driving without a license and driving under suspension on Oct. 8 at 5:11 p.m. on E. Patterson Street, and driving without a license and driving under suspension on Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. on E. Patterson Street.

Angela Ruggiero, 42, 214 E. Center St., Nesquehoning: Obedience to traffic-control devices on Oct. 23 at 9:17 p.m. at Chestnut and Patterson streets.