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Police Logs

Thursday, January 24, 2013

A domestic incident led to charges being filed against a Jim Thorpe man.

Borough police said on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, about 4:25 a.m. they were dispatched to 427 North St., for a domestic incident involving a male and female. While en route police were told the male was chasing the female near St. Joseph's Church, on North St.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

A 17-year-old Albrightsville male has been charged in connection with the theft of a wallet at the Carbon Career & Technical Institute, located at 150 W. 13th St., Jim Thorpe.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

A traffic stop by Pocono Mountain Regional police has led to drug charges against the driver.

Police said Allen Marvin, 21, of Saylorsburg, was stopped about 7:16 p.m. on Jan. 19 along SR940 near the Rite Aid pharmacy for a vehicle code violation.

At the stop, police detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. Police conducted a consent search of the vehicle and found marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Marvin will be charged with drug counts, police said.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

A Jim Thorpe woman is facing charges for an incident in Nesquehoning.

Borough police have charged Kensely Marie Shanfelt, 19, of 509 South St., with one count each of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.

On Jan. 14, Patrolman Dane O'Brien was contacted by Jane Adams concerning the theft of jewelry from her home. Taken was a gold diamond ring, a gold 1947 Nesquehoning High School class ring, and a diamond ring, all with a total value of $3,000. The rings were taken from a bedroom in the home.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

A Lehigh County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following an incident that occurred about 2:09 a.m. on Dec. 22, 2012, along Tilghman St., near Snowdrift Road, in Upper Macungie Township. Troopers said Samantha Lynn Koons, of Breinigsville, was stopped for a traffic violation and found to be under the influence and placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Two drivers were cited following two, one vehicle crashes along Schuylkill County roadways recently.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said the first crash was reported about 4:20 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 18, along SR895, just east of Woodland Drive, in South Manheim Township. Troopers said Angela Emery, 32, of Auburn, was driving a 2004 Volkswagen Jetta eastbound when, for unknown reasons, she lost control of the vehicle. The car went onto the south berm where the drivers' side impacted with a utility pole shearing it in half. The car came to rest facing east off the south side.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Ty Mark Snyder, 18, of Red Lion, Pa., is facing drug possession charges filed against him by state police at the Lehighton barracks.

Police said he was stopped while driving a vehicle on Little Gap Road in Towamensing Township for a Motor Vehicle Code violation, after which time police found him to be in possession of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

A Carbon County man is facing numerous charges.

Nesquehoning police said Sean Christopher McFadden, 23, of 318 E. Catawissa St., is facing charges for various auto break-ins.

Police said on Jan. 7 they received complaints from Jane Becker, Melissa Suveg, and Christ Heckman, concerning their vehicles being entered and items removed. Police learned that McFadden had been released from the prison on Jan. 3 on furlough to enter a rehab program but he failed to do so.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

An incident at a Schuylkill County motel is being probed.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said David Natale, 25, of Auburn, reported he rented room 1204 at the Days Inn, 1476 SR61 South, in North Manheim Township, for a week. Sometime between noon on Saturday, Jan. 19, and 10:30 p.m. on Sunday someone removed a 24-inch Vizio flat screen television from the room.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

A Northumberland County driver is facing a driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol charge following a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 6:40 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, along Interstate 81 in Foster Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville said Hali Lynn Matzura, 25, of Mount Carmel, was driving a 2003 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck northbound and weaving erratically in her lane.

She swerved to the right, across the northbound shoulder and landed in a ditch.

The truck then rolled over coming to rest off the road on its roof.