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Police Logs

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Lansford police have amassed a collection of lost bicycles and a walker. Anyone who is missing a bike or the walker is welcome to visit the police station, on the ground floor of the community center at 1 E. Ridge St., to see if it is there. The station telephone number is (570) 645-5844.

Thursday, August 4, 2011

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

On Saturday, July 30, about 4:25 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of SR115, near George Drive, in Blakeslee, for a vehicle in a ditch. On scene officers made contact with the driver, identified as Maria Cucinotta-Andreoli, 44, of Blakeslee. She was found to be under the influence.

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.