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Police Logs

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating a burglary at a Schuylkill County business in which currency was taken along with keys belonging to customers of the firm.

Troopers said Brill's Plumbing & Heating, located at 306 Main St., village of Jolliet, Porter Township, was entered sometime overnight of Monday, Nov. 29, and Tuesday.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Jim Thorpe police reported the arrest of three individuals for public drunkenness in separate incidents.

On Wednesday, Nov. 24, about 11:55 p.m. officers cited Trevor G. Sommerfield, of 30 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, in the area of Broadway and Race St.

On Thursday, Nov. 25, about 12:40 a.m. police cited William D. Kunkel, 132 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, in the area of Broadway and Race St.

Also on Thursday police cited Shawn R. Moser, of 660 Walker Drive, Northampton, was cited at Third and South sts., about 2:30 a.m.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Four persons are facing criminal charges, including drug counts, following an incident in Monroe County.

Pocono Mountain Regional police were dispatched to a report of a suspicious vehicle parked at 5521 Iroquois St., in Tobyhanna. Upon arrival officers spoke with the driver, James Bolar IV, 22, of 7144 Seneca Way, Tobyhanna. Bolas and three passengers, Kristian Richetts, 19, of 7737 Lake Rd., Tamar Smith, 20, of 9238 Westwood Drive, and Keith Wilson, 18, of 6117 Iroquois St., all of Tobyhanna, had been smoking marijuana.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

A Monroe County man was jailed for burlgary and criminal trespass following an incident that occurred on Friday, Nov. 26.

Pocono Mountain Regional police were dispatched to 6108 Boardwalk Drive, A Pocono Country Place, Tobyhanna, about 11:38 pm. for a burglary. The owner of the residence told officers she fled to a neighbors house after finding a man in her home.

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Kidder Township police are investigating four burglaries that occurred recently.

On Nov. 29 about 10:30 a.m. a resident reported finding a silver sports utility vehicle with a temporay tag in the rear window, parked in the driveway. Upon entering the home the resident was confronted at gunpoint by a white male, in his 20s, about five-feet, eight or 10 inches wall, who ordered her to the floor before he fled. He was accompanied by a white female and both were wearing gray hoodies.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

A snow-covered Lehigh County road was the cause of a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 10:36 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 26.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

State police at Fogelsville reported the arrest of two females for retail theft at Kohl's Department store in Lower Macungie Township.

About 6:45 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 26, troopers were called to the store by security who had two females in custody for theft. They were identified as Megan Betz, of Walnutport, and a juvenile female from New Tripoli. Both were issused non-traffic citations and released, troopers said.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Jewelry and cash was reported taken in a Carbon County burglary. State police at Lehighton reported on the incident along with a theft and mischief cases.

The residence of Bruce Todd Koch, 1244 Cherryhill Rd., Parryville, was entered through a window. The break-in occurred sometime between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 28

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

A New Jersey driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following an incident that occurred about 1:25 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 28, at Seventh and W. Church sts., in Slatington.

Borough police said Laszlo Luzsanyi, 51, of 2800 herbertsville Rd., Point Pleasant, was stopped for speeding. He was found to be under the influence and was placed under arrest for DUI.

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

State police at Frackville reported investigating three crashes along Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County over the past weekend.

Two crashes occurred on Thursday, Nov. 25. The first at 11:04 a.m. as Conica M. Smith, 36, of Baltimore, Md., was driving a 2000 Lexus RX300 on the exit-ramp in Mahanoy Township, heading toward SR54. While rounding a right- hand curve the vehicle left the road and rolled onto its roof. Smith and two passengers, a 17-year-old male and a 1-year-old female, both of Baltimore, were all not injured. The vehicle had to be towed from the scene.