Thursday, October 23, 2014

Police Logs

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Lansford police have arrested a Coaldale man suspected of a bath salts-related knifepoint robbery on Sunday.

On Sunday evening, police responded to 17 Walnut St. after receiving a dispatch of a robbery involving a knife and the suspect left the scene, high on bath salts. Additional units from Summit Hill, Nesquehoning, and Coaldale responded to assist, said Lansford Officer Chris Ondrus.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

An Effort woman has been charged with public drunkeness by the Pocono Mountain Regional police.

Diana Carmona, 46, was cited at 8:32 p.m. on April 2 on Sullivan Trial in Tobyhanna Township.

Police officers were dispatched to the area for an intoxicated female walking down the middle of the road. When officers arrived they saw a female fall on the side of the road.

The female then began walking down the middle of Sullivan Trail, police allege.

They said Carmona was covered in mud from falling and was highly intoxicated to the point she was a danger to herself.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

A former Tamaqua man residing in Pottsville has been cited for violating a protection from abuse (PFA) order after he made repeated attempts to communicate with the victim.

According to police, Angie Bravo, of 318 Lafayette St., contacted police after receiving harassing phone calls from Michael Bravo on March 22 and 23. The calls began at 6:10 a.m. on March 22, with the last one made 4:35 p.m. on March 23. Bravo also allegedly mailed a letter containing a photo, a note and a lottery ticket to the victim, which was delivered on March 29.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Two Florida residents were cited in Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Judith Ann Smedley, 49, and Frederick Henry Schrader Jr., 40, both of Port Charlotte, were found in a wooded area behind the Pottsville Park Plaza, in Norwegian Township, about 12:21 p.m. on Saturday, April 2, intoxicated and arguing.

Both were issued citations for public drunkenness, troopers said.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

An elderly woman is facing a charge of hit and run following an incident that occurred about 1:56 p.m. on March 25, along SR209 in front of the Rainbow Plaza, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating multiple theft from vehicle incidents that have occurred in Middleport and nearby Brockton, in the Schuylkill Township area.

Troopers said unlocked vehicles have been entered in the two communities and various items removed. The thefts occurred during the time frame of Sunday, April 3, at 11 p.m. and Monday at 7 a.m.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

A Tobyhanna woman was arrested after she gave officers false information.

According to Pocono Mountain Regional Police, on March 31, at 2:52 a.m., officers conducted a vehicle stop along Route 940 in Mount Pocono for a vehicle code violation.

Officers made contact with the driver and attempted to identify her. The driver provided a false name.

Further investigation revealed the driver's name as Zulleaka Ford. She had a bench warrant out of Monroe County for failure to appear.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

For the second time in six weeks, an Andreas woman is facing charges for allegedly "huffing," which is the illegal use of certain solvents.

On Thursday, March 31, at about 2:47 p.m., Mahoning Township police were dispatched to Mill Road between state routes 443 and 902.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

A Jim Thorpe man was not injured during a one car accident on SR115 near Pocono Raceway on April 1.

The accident happened at about 7:15 a.m.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said Aaron Heydt, 26, told them he lost control of his vehicle due to the snow covered roadway.

The vehicle left the roadway and struck several trees

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash about 1:50 p.m. on Sunday, April 3, along SR183 (Pottsville St.), near River St., in Cressona, Schuylkill County, in which one of the drivers is facing multiple charges.