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Police Logs

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on two arrests stemming from domestic incidents, both occurring on New Years Day.

About 12:20 a.m. officers were dispatched to A Country Place in Tobyhanna, for a domestic report. Through the course of an investigation police learned that Eric Mart, 45, and Tracie Wolford, 40, both of Hellertown, were traveling in a vehicle when they began to argue. Mart then allegedly punched Wolford repeatedly and ripped out her hair. Wolford exited the vehicle at which time Mart also left the car and tackled her.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Monday for assault following a domestic incident.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Dean Lamar Dubois, 31, of Joliett, Porter Township, was charged with simple assault and harassment. He was arraigned before duty District Judge David Plachko of Port Carbon and committed to the county prison in lieu of bail.

According to troopers the incident occurred about 3:40 p.m. at 127 Main St., Porter Township. At that location Dubois allegedly threw Sarah Elizabeth Harring, 23, of Tremont, on the floor and choked her.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

A Tamaqua man faces drug related charges stemming from an early morning incident on New Year's Day.

A police officer was on patrol at 1:20 a.m. when he observed a grey Kia Sportage parked in the lot at the Tamaqua Family Practice office on S. Railroad St. There was one occupant, so the officer stopped to check on the situation.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI).

Pocono Mountain Regional police said about 1 a.m. on Dec. 31 officers observed a vehicle at the intersection of SR611 and 423. Officers began to fllow the vehicle east and observed it cross the center line several times while westbound.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Three teens were cited for underage drinking in Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said troopers responded to 11 Rudy St., Cressona, about 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4, for a report of loud noise.

Upon arrival troopers said Phillip Snyder Jr., 19, of New Ringgold, Mark Leib, 18, of Friedensburg, and Shelby Cooley, 19, of Richfield Springs, N.Y., were at the residence and found to be consuming alcoholic beverages.

The three were cited, troopers said.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Three New York state residents were arrested on various drug charges following a traffic stop in Monroe County. Pocono Mountain Regional police said the incident occurred about 11:16 a.m. on Dec. 27 at Main and Church sts., in Tobyhanna, Coolbaugh Township.

Police said officers stopped a vehicle operated by Christina Arty, 19, of Bayside, for failing to stop at a posted stop sign.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Two Tamaqua women were cited by borough police after an altercation early Sunday morning.

Officers were in the area of the New Year's Eve celebration, at 12:26 a.m., when one of them observed two women exchanging blows in front of Freddy's Pub, 16 Mauch Chunk St.

The women were identified as Julie Herman, 24, of 12 W. Broad St., and Heather Lee Lehman, 27, of 324 Arlington St.

Both were cited for disorderly conduct.

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

A one-vehicle crash shutdown a busy Schuylkill County road for over two hours and interrupted electrical power for almost 500 people on Tuesday. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the accident occurred about 7:34 a.m. in the area of 142 Pottsville St., in Cressona.

Troopers said Margaret Phillips, of Blandon, Berks County, was driving a 2007 Ford Fusion westbound headed toward SR183 when she lost control of the car.

The vehicle went onto the berm and struck a utility pole. After impact with the pole the car traveled northwest and struck a garage at 132 Pottsville St.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

A New Jersey resident has been arrested for stealing snowboards at a Carbon County ski resort.

State police at Lehighton said Anthony James Capaldo, of the 600 block of Huff Ave., in Manville, was apprehended by security staff at the Blue Mountain Ski Resort in Lower Towamensing Township, on Tuesday, Jan. 3. Security personnel allegedly observed Capaldo stealing three separate snowboards. The thefts occurred on Dec. 23 at 4:15 p.m.; Dec. 28 at 8:45 p.m.; and Dec. 29 at 7 p.m.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

State police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks are investigating the theft of $1,165 worth of tools from a residence in Tower City.

Police said the victim is Shannon M. Sweigert, 45, of Fourth Street.