Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Police Logs

Thursday, August 11, 2011

A vehicle stop along Interstate 80 in Tunkhannock Township, Monroe County, led to the arrest of two New Jersey residents on drug counts and the seizing of a valuable automobile.

State police at Fern Ridge said a vehicle was stopped for going 84 miles-per-hour in a 65 zone about 11:36 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

One minor injury was reported in a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 11:35 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 9, along SR902 at Hillside SPCA Road, in North Manheim Township, Schuylkill County.

Troopers said Heather L. Anderson, 29, of Pottsville, was negotiating a right curve and slowing to make a left turn at a "T" intersection when her 1998 Chevrolet Malibu was struck in the rear by a 1996 Ford Ranger pickup truck driven by David J. Bainbridge, 31, of Seltzer, near Pottsville.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating a theft report at a Schuylkill County business.

Troopers said Kathryn Inoa, 21, of Hazleton, reported her 3G Iphone was removed from her locker at Michael's Crafts., located at 60 Green Mountain Rd., in the Humbolt Industrial Park in East Union Townshp.

The theft occurred sometime between 8 and 10:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported investigating a three-vehicle, rear-end crash about 4:49 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 8, along Old Route 115 in Ross Township, Monroe County.

Troopers said Arthur F. Schwedler, 84, of Stroudsburg, driving a 1995 Lincoln Towncar, Tina M. Pokojni, 39, of Tannersville, driving a 2010 Chevrolet Avea LI, and Dawn M. Katz, 44, of Kunkletown, driving a 2004 Toyota Camry, were all northbound. Troopers said the front of Schwedler's car hit the rear of Pokojni's vehicle pushing it into Katz's car.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating a reported assault incident that occurred in the Schuylkill County borough of Girardville.

Troopers said Delton Bolton Jr., 26, of Girardville, reported he had a physical confrontation in the area of 246 W. Main St., about 4:55 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 11. He said four or five males "jumped" him at that location causing minor injuries.

Troopers said the altercation was apparently the result of an initial disturbance that occurred earlier in the evening at the Nowhere Saloon in the borough.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Jim Thorpe police are investigating a dog bite incident that was reported on Aug. 4 about 5:30 p.m.

Police said a female juvenile reported that while walking along the Switchback Trail, directly behind 200 South Ave., a yellow lab or similar type dog bit her on the leg causing an injury. Police did not indicate if the female required medical attention.

The dog was not located, police said. Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call police at (570) 325-4995. Police said they have to ascertain vaccine and owner information for the animal.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

The theft of a vehicle registration plate is being probed in Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Delroy Kleckner, 72, of New Ringgold, left his 2003 Dodge truck at Buy-Rite Motors, located along SR61 at Builtwell Ave., in North Manheim Township, on July 30 for service.

On Aug. 9 he noticed the registration plate, YXL1568, was missing.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

A Slatington driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following an incident in the borough.

Police said Tiffany Lloyd, 20, of 8715 Furance Rd., was stopped for a traffic violation about 8:28 p.m. on July 27 at W. Church and Dowell sts. She was found to be under the influence and placed under arrest.

She was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center for a blood test that revealed a .19BAC. She also had in her possession drug paraphernalia, police added.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

A Schuylkill County driver sustained minor injuries in a one vehicle crash that occurred about 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10, along SR54 in Ryan Township.

State police at Frackville said Rita Onorofsky, 57, of Mahanoy City, was driving a 2005 Dodge Stratus eastbound when she exited the road and her car crashed into a utility pole head-on.

Onrosfsky told troopers another vehicle was traveling westbound in her lane of travel and she swerved to avoid a collision.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

State police at Fogelsville are investigating two missing shotguns from a Lehigh County club.

Troopers said two Remington model 870 shotguns were either stolen or misplaced from the Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club, located at 8100 Gun Club Rd., in Lynn Township. The incident occurred sometime between June 11 and Aug. 6.