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Police Logs

Monday, September 26, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge reported on two arrests made by troopers.

Troopers said on Sunday, Sept. 25, about 12:01 a.m. at 51 Shawnee Trail, Indian Mountain Lakes, Penn Forest Township, Carbon County, Ashley Montanez, of that addrses, was allegedly slapped in the face by Andre E. Clarke, of Staten Island, N.Y., during an argument. Clarke left the scene prior to the arrival of troopers. A citation for harassment will be filed against him, troopers said.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Jamie M. Smith, 17, of Pine Grove, suffered multiple lacerations and abrasions after a car she was driving at 5:27 p.m. Sept. 22 went out of control, struck a guard rail and pole and then rolled over.

The accident happened on Spruce Drive in Pine Grove Township, according to state police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks. They said Smith was transported to the Schuylkill Medical Center East, Pottsville, by the Pine Grove EMS after the accident.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Thomas Nealon, 26, of Philadelphia, sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash Sept. 22 at 11:50 p.m. on Kroucher Road in Jackson Township, Monroe County, according to state police at the Fern Ridge barracks.

Police said he was transported to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, in the Suburban Ambulance after he fled the scene of the accident but was located a short distance away by Pocono Township police at the residence of the owner of the vehicle.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

State police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks are investigating a burglary that was reported to them on Sept. 16.

The victim is James Norman Trega of Schuylkill Haven.

Police said someone entered his garage located along Panther Valley Road in Wayne Township and removed several tools and other items before fleeing undetected.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

William John Schilbe, 54, of Orwigsburg, was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol after he drove a vehicle into a pond on Sept. 22 at 10:51 p.m. in West Brunswick Township.

State police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks said he was driving a 2003 Lincoln Navigator when he failed to turn at the intersection of Grist Mill and Woodbridge roads, near the area of the Pine Brook Nursing Home, resulting in the vehicle travelling into the pond.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Clinton J. Honicker, 35, of Coal Township, was injured in a tractor trailer crash at 10:05 a.m., Sept. 21 on the offramp of interstate 81 southbound in Delano Township, according to state police at the Frackville barracks.

Police said he was transported to the St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital, Coaldale, by the Ryan Township Ambulance Corps. Police said he sustained minor injuries.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Bradley M. Shomper of Tower City sustained injuries in a one-vehicle crash Sept. 23 at 10:30 a.m. on State Route 325 in Porter Township, Schuylkill County, according to state police at the Schuylkill haven barracks.

Police said he was transported to the Hershey medical Center by the Tower City-Porter Township Area EMS after he had to be extracted from the vehicle by members of the Orwin and Nuir Fire Department.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Wilbert Normand Jr., 40, of Newark, Del., will be charged by state police at the Frackville barracks with failure to drive at a safe speed and accidents involving overturned vehicles, as a result of a crash at 1:50 p.m. Sept. 7 on the southbound on ramp of Interstate 81 in Kline Township.

Police said he was driving a vehicle that was traveling from Route 309 at McAdoo when it failed to negotiate a curve. He lost control of the vehicle, causing it to roll onto its side, striking the guide rails and sliding to a stop.

Friday, September 23, 2011

One adult and two juveniles have been arrested by Lehighton police on charges relating to a fire on Sept. 17 at an apartment in the borough that police said is the result of arson.

David Leone, 21, of 149 S. Sixth St., Apt. C-16, Lehighton, and two boys, ages 14 and 17, also from Lehighton, were arrested.

Leone was arraigned before District Justice Edward M. Lewis on five counts of arson, possession of explosive or incendiary material, criminal solicitation to commit arson and criminal conspiracy, and two counts of insurance fraud and corruption of minors.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Summit Hill police reported on a number of incidents.

Kenneth Monks, 29, of 109 Lansford Court, was charged with disorderly conduct after an incident at 10:58 p.m. July 15. Police had been summoned to 205 Lansford Court for reported fighting, and found that Monks was fighting an individual at that address.