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Police Logs

Friday, November 30, 2012

A Carbon County man is facing a charge of harassment following an alleged egg throwing incident.

State police at Lehighton said Timothy Snyder, 42, of Palmerton, Lower Towamensing Township, was charged for throwing an egg at his neighbor's home at 3775 Fireline Rd. The incident occurred about 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 20, troopers said.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Two persons were injured in a two-vehicle crash at 3:44 p.m. Nov. 21 on SR611 in Monroe County.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said Jose Rosally, the driver of one of the vehicles, and his passenger, Andrea Pressley, both of New York, were transported to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, after the crash.

Police said a Kia, driven by Rosally, entered SR611 in front of a Nissan operated by Ronald Kidd, of Tannersville. Police said Kidd swerved in an attempt to avoid striking the Kia but was unable to do so and the vehicles collided.

Friday, November 30, 2012

State police at the Lehighton barracks were summoned at 3:45 p.m. Nov. 20 to the Weissport Park to investigate a harassment incident involving two 13-year-olds.

Police said one of the individuals, a male, struck a female and fled the scene.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Area residents were involved in a three-vehicle crash that occurred about 1:58 a.m. on Nov. 23 along Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township, Lehigh County.

State police at Fogelsville said Brian S. Clancy, 21, of Shenandoah, driving a 2003 Hyundai Santa Fe, and Holly R. Kovacs, 24, of Nesquehoning, driving a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee, were both eastbound in the right lane. Lavelle L. Saunders, 39, of Harrisburg, driving a 2013 Mack truck with trailer, was also eastbound in the center lane.

Friday, November 30, 2012

A Carbon County business has been cited by the Wilkes-Barre enforcement office of the state liquor control board.

Palm Beverages Inc., 619 Delaware Ave., Palmerton, was cited for issued checks or drafts in payment for purchases of malt or brewed beverages when the licensee had insufficient funds in, or credit with, the institution upon which drawn for the payment of such checks.

This charge will be brought before an administrative law judge who had the authority to impose penalties ranging from $50 to $1,000 for minor offenses and up to $5,000 for more serious offenses.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Stephen Gitch, 49, of Kunkletown, has been arrested by state police at the Lehighton for driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol.

Police said the charge stems from a one-vehicle accident at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 18 on the Kunkletown Road, near Silver Springs Boulevard in Eldred Township, Monroe County.

Pollice said he was operating a 2000 Jeep that went out of control and overturned. No other details of the incident were provided by police.

Friday, November 30, 2012

State police at the Lehighton have filed driving under the influence (DUI) charges against Ashley Watkins, 25, of Nesquehoning.

Police said they observed her driving a 2007 Saturn in an erratic manner on SR248 westbound in Palmerton and upon making a stop learned the woman was driving while under the influence of marijuana.

The incident happened at 11:40 p.m. Nov. 25.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Coaldale police have charged a Lansford woman who allegedly assaulted a police officer with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and harassment.

According to an affidavit of probable cause filed by Officer Joseph Krebs, Jamie L. Bauder, 28, of 23 E. Ridge St., Apt. D, committed the crimes on Nov. 23. Krebs was on duty at 9:13 p.m. that night when he was called to 145 West Phillips St. for a domestic dispute, called in by a neighbor.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Edwin Sanchez Cappabianca, 28, of Albrightsville, was arrested by Pocono Mountain Regional police on Nov. 22 on two counts of endangering the welfare of children and recklessly endangering another person and one count of puclic drunkenness.

Police said they were contacted at 4:30 a.m. by security officers at the Indian Mountain Lakes development after they observed a man staggering along Mountain Road in the development, pushing a baby stroller and having a small child in it.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Lenard Sawyer, 46, of Mt. Pocono, is facing charges of driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol and endangering the welfare of a child as a result of a two-vehicle accident at 4:59 p.m. Nov. 20 at the intersection of SR611 and Sussex Road in Tobyhanna Township, Monroe County.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said they responded to a two-vehicle accident involving a mini van driven by Elaine Lemley, 46, of Tobyhanna, and a pickup truck operated by Sawyer.

Police said they learned Lemley was attempting to turn onto SR611 and her vehicle was struck by the pickup truck.