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Police Logs

Saturday, January 15, 2011

A Bally woman has been cited after she refused to pick up her trash in Tamaqua the day after Christmas.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

A Summit Hill woman was charged after police found drug paraphernalia in her possession.

According to Summit Hill police, on Nov. 16, at 7:09 p.m., officers were called to assist McAdoo police with a search warrant at the residence of Brandice Boner, 30, of 303 Lansford Court. During the search, police found drug paraphernalia and medication that was not prescribed to the defendant.

Boner was charged with professional prescription administration and dispensing; possession of unpresribed medications and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on several crashes investigated by troopers in recent days.

A one-vehicle crash occurred on Wednesday, Jan. 12, no time listed, along SR115 in Ross Township, Monroe County. Troopers said Louis Nemeth, 75, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 1998 Dodge Ram truck southbound in the area of Ross Commons when the truck went onto the berm where the front passenger side bumper and axle struck a large tree.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating a one vehicle crash that occurred about 8:25 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 11, along State Road (SR3016), in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

Troopers said Glinda D. Graham, 49, of Blakeslee, was driving a 1995 Chevrolet Tracker eastbound and approaching a sharp left curve. Troopers said she was going too fast for the curve and failed to negotiate it. The vehicle entered the westbound lane and onto the north berm where the front end struck an embankment.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Northumberland County Coroner James F. Kelley, is requesting the public's assistance in locating living relatives of Ellen Rodriguez, age 59. Born on January 3, 1952, Ms. Rodriguez died at 2:35 p.m. Jan. 8, 2011, at Manor Care Health Center, Sunbury, where she was admitted after being a patient at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Rush Township police report a driving under the influence (DUI) and an underage drinking arrest.

On Jan. 9 at 10:03 p.m., William A Campbell Jr., 43, Barnesville, was stopped on Grier Ave for traffic violations.

Campbell was taken back to the police station for a breath test. The test results were a .106 percent. Campbell is facing DUI and driving with no license charges.

On Jan. 9 at 11:25 p.m., Kevin N. Macnay, 20, Tuscarora, was charged with underage drinking after police were called to 4 Dogwood Lane, Lake Hauto.

Friday, January 14, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a one-vehicle crash along Pheasant Run Road, in West Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County, about 9:14 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 12.

Troopers said Steven J. Spohn, 18, of New Ringgold, was driving a 1996 Subaru Impreza westbound when he lost control on the snow-covered roadway.

The vehicle went onto the west berm and struck a tree.

Spohn and his passenger, Cody J. Darzinikas, 19, of Orwigsburg, were not injured.

Friday, January 14, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on several incidents that occurred at the Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County.

Troopers said Michael Douglas Fulmer, 18, of Easton, is facing a charge of receiving stolen property for an incident that occurred about 6:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 12. Troopers said Fulmer was found to be in possession of a stolen Atomic Triarc 159-inch snowboard. He was observed with the snowboard by the victim, a 16-year-old male from Kunkletown, while he was on a ski lift at the resort.

Friday, January 14, 2011

A Luzerne County driver was jailed in Monroe County following a traffic stop. Pocono Mountain Regional police said the stop was made about 12:11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 11, SR611 at Bill's Shop Rite Plaza, in Mt. Pocono.

Police said a Oldsmobile sedan was observed speeding at the above location and a traffic stop was made. The driver was identified as Heather Ruffs, 35, of Freeland. She was found to be under the influence, police said. Also observed in the vehicle was a container of a alcoholic beverage and a multi-colored glass pipe which was found to contain marijuana residue.

Friday, January 14, 2011

A speeding stop led to drug charges against the driver.

State police at Lehighton said Stephen Robert Barclay, 20, of Palmerton, was stopped for speeding about 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 10, along SR248 westbound in Palmerton.

Troopers said Barclay was taken into custody when it was learned he had an outstanding arrest warrant for him out of Allentown.

While being taken into custody he was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

He will be charged with those two offenses.