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Police Logs

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Lansford Police Chief John Turcmanovich has issued his report for November:

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Lansford police have filed citations against numerous people who have allegedly flouted the law. They are:

Friday, December 3, 2010

A Schuylkill County driver was seriously injured in a crash that occurred about 10:50 a.m. on Thursday at the intersection of state routes 61 and 895 in the village of Molino, West Brunswich Township.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Kyle Andrew Smith, 28, of New Ringgold, was driving a 1998 Subaru Legacy eastbound on Rolling Mill Road and intending to cross 61 to continue east on 895 when his car was struck by a 1999 Peterbuilt tractor with trailer driven by Shanell Lapre Stamps, 35, of Statesville, N.C.

Friday, December 3, 2010

No one was injured in a one vehicle crash that occurred about 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, along Greenwood Road, near Main St., in Porter Township, Schuylkill County.

Friday, December 3, 2010

A Carbon County resident was jailed for allegedly assaulting two state troopers and a borough police officer.

State police at Hazleton said Daniel P. Wassil, 25, of Wetzel Run Rd., in Packer Township, was arrested following in incident on Sunday, Nov. 28.

Trooper Michael Borosh was dispatched to the above address about 8 a.m. for a man throwing items and ripping apart clothing. The person making the report indicated the man also had a gun.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Douglass Craig Knauss Jr., who was cited by Tamaqua police for violating a protection from abuse (PFA) order on Nov. 16, is not a resident of 23 W. Ridge St., Lansford. Knauss last known address of record was 410 Hazle St., Tamaqua.

Friday, December 3, 2010

Jeremy Schmick, 24, of 128 W. Hazard St., Apt. 208, Summit Hill, faces charges from an incident which took place Nov. 13 on the 200 block of E. Water St. Charges of possession of drug paraphernalia were filed by Lansford Police Officer Robert Shubeck.

According to an affidavit of probable cause, here's what happened:

Friday, December 3, 2010

A Tamaqua woman chose to be "tased" rather than co-operate with police during a domestic squabble Thursday morning in the borough.

Police were dispatched to 238 E. Broad St., at 3:41 a.m. for a reported domestic disturbance in progress. On scene they spoke with Brian Nattress, who said his sister, Valerie, was beating up on his wife, Tara. Officers found the two women in the living room where Valerie had Tara pinned down on the sofa.

Friday, December 3, 2010

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating the entry of a vehicle and theft incident in Monroe County.

Troopers said sometime between 10:30 p.m. on Nov. 24 and 11:25 a.m. on Nov. 25, unknown persons entered the unlocked 1993 GMC pickup truck of William Jeker, 32, of 274 Meadow Lake Drive, Sciota, Chestnuthill Township, while parked in the driveway of the residence.

Friday, December 3, 2010

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating a one-vehicle crash about 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 2, along Evergreen Hollow Road near Spring Lane, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

Troopers said Michael J. Baursta, 20, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 1995 Honda Civic southbound when he lost control. The car went onto the berm and struck a tree. Baursta was not injured but the car had to be towed from the scene.