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Police Logs

Friday, November 25, 2011

Covar James Sears, 36, of Wyoming, Pa., has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol as a result of a one-vehicle crash on Nov. 19 on the Effort-Neola Road in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks said impairment was observed after the driver crashed a 2007 Toyota Tacoma just west of Route 715.

Police said he was eastbound on the Effort-Neola Road when he lost control of the vehicle, causing it to veer off the road and hit a tree.

Friday, November 25, 2011

State police at the Frackville barracks are investigating an assault/harassment incident that happened at 2 a.m. Nov. 24 in West Mahanoy Township.

Police said Joseph McTiernan, 26, of Frackville, has been cited for harassment as a result of the incident.

Police said the incident happened at Oak and line streets in the township when McTiernan punched Joshua R. hoffman, 26, of Brooklyn, N.Y., in the face after the victim had left Jimmy O's Sports Bar. The victim also twisted his ankle during the altercation.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Raphael A. Marchalonis, 53, of Port Carbon, was injured in a one-vehicle crash at 7:45 p.m. Nov. 22 on Route 61 in North Manheim Township, according to state police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks.

Police said he was transported to the Schuylkill Medical Center East, Pottsville. The severity of his injuries were not known, police said.

Friday, November 25, 2011

One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 1:44 p.m. Nov. 22 on Route 186 in Mount Pocono, according to Pocono Mountain Regional Police.

They said Francis M. Hurnung, 51, of Mountainhome, complained of neck and back pain after the crash and was transported to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg.

The other person involved in the crash, Renee M. Spraguer, 25, of Henryville, was examined at the scene and refused transport to the hospital.

Friday, November 25, 2011

The theft of a street sign and post from a location at the intersection of Woodchuck Drive and Trachsville Hill Road in Towamensing Township is under investigation by state police at the Lehighton barracks.

The incident happened between 8 a.m. Oct. 21 and 4 p.m. Oct. 28, according to police.

The victim is Henny Penny Farms property Towners Association, Kunkletown.

Police said someone removed the sign for Woodchuck Drive from the location.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Michelle I. Marshall, 387, of Effort, was hurt in a one-vehicle crash at 8 a.m. Nov. 23 on State Route 3004, the Kunkletown Road, in Ross Township, Monroe County.

State police at the Lehighton barracks said she sustained moderate injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment after the crash.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Tamaqua police responded to a disturbance call at 225 Orwigsburg St. at 1:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23. On their way to the scene officers received a report that the suspect had left the scene in a white car and was possibly headed in the direction of Middleport.

Officers stopped a white Oldsmobile in the area of Our Family Mini Mart and spoke with the driver, Andrew Dotter, 24, of 218 Orwigsburg St., Tamaqua. Dotter had a small laceration above his left eye and swelling beneath the eye.

Friday, November 25, 2011

The theft of a Polaris ATV, red in color, from a residence in Polk Township, Gilbert, is being investigated by state police at the Lehighton barracks.

The victim is Stephanie marie Blum, 1082 Interchange Road, Gilbert.

The incident happened between 4 and 4:30 a.m. Nov. 24. when the ATV was removed from the victim's property.

Friday, November 25, 2011

State police at the Lehighton barracks were summoned Nov. 21 at 11:30 p.m. to the Youth Services Agency, Camp Adams, Penn Forest Township, after a 16-year-old male was assaulted there.

Police said about five "actors" conspired together to assault the victim, at which time two of the assailants struck the 16-year-old boy several times.

Friday, November 25, 2011

Jeremy Stuckey, Stedman Avenue, Lehighton, has been arrested by state police at the Lehighton barracks for driving under the influence of alcohol and other Motor Vehicle Code violations.

The incident happened at 1:52 a.m. Nov. 24. he was stopped on Rt. 443 at the intersection of Mall Road in Mahoning Township.