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Police Logs

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Jim Thorpe police have arrested David M. Neff Jr., 21, of Allentown, on various charges stemming from an incident at 7:10 p.m. Oct. 30 on the Flagstaff Road,

Police said they were summoned there for a report of individuals in distress and upon arrival, located an individual who identified himself as Michael Dre of Allentown. Police said they found a small amount of suspected marijuana in the man's possession, along with several cigars which he admitted smoking as blunts. The suspect was informed he would receive charges in the mail.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating the theft of a log splitter.

Troopers said the MDT log splitter was stolen from the property of Susan Held, Wild Turkey Lane, New Ringgold, East Brunswick Township, sometime between Nov. 21-29.

The splitter has a six horsepower Briggs and Stratton engine.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call troopers at (570) 874-5300.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

A domestic incident in Monroe County has led to charges against one of the participants.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said about 11:55 p.m. on Nov. 25 they responded to a report of a domestic disturbance outside a vehicle along SR196 in Mount Pocono. Upon arrival, officers observed Phillip Watson, 26, of 9519 Jasmine Drive, Tobyhanna, arguing with his wife.

Police separated the parties. At this point Watson became extremely belligerent and uncooperative with police. He began yelling, cursing and walking into approaching traffic, police said.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

A vehicle stop in Carbon County led to the arrest of the driver and passenger on drug charges.

State police at Lehighton said troopers stopped a 1994 Dodge Spirit about 1:27 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 30, at the intersection of Bridge and White sts., in Weissport, for a stop sign violation.

At the stop troopers observed in plain view a bundle which contained 10 baggies of heroin on the floor in the rear of the car.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Two driving under the influence (DUI) arrests were reported by state police at Lehighton.

Troopers said Terry L. Ahner, 56, of Lehighton, was stopped about 9:39 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, along Franklin Heights at Fairyland Road, in Franklin Township, Carbon County, for several motor vehicle code and equipment violations.

Ahner was found to be under the influence and was taken for a blood test, troopers said. The DUI charge is pending the test results.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the reported theft of various clothing items from a Schuylkill County laundromat.

Troopers said Jennifer Emerich, of Cressona, reported she had clothing in a washing machine in the Cressona Mall Laundromat, North Manheim Township, and it was taken. The clothing included bath towels, wash cloths, zip-up Areopostle hoody, maroon in color, children school uniforms (dark short sleeve shirts and khaki pants), along with other dark clothes.

The items were taken sometime between 1 and 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 30, troopers said.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

A crash at a Carbon County ski resort was probed.

State police at Lehighton said Alex J. Caccamo, 16, of Bethlehem, was driving a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta northbound on Blue Mountain Drive, in Lower Towamensing Township, about 12:10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26. Caccamo turned into the lower lot at the Blue Mountain Ski Resort and struck a concrete parking pole located on the north side of the lot.

Caccamo was not injured.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

A Luzerne County man was placed in the Carbon County prison in Nesquehoning after being picked up on a warrant issued to Kidder Township police.

Township police said Timothy J. Moran, 40, of White Haven, was stopped on Nov. 24 about 12:01 a.m. by state police at Hazleton for a traffic violation. At the stop it was learned he had an active warrant for his arrest on two felony counts of theft by deception.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Gregory Earl Demage, 30, of 1025 Center St., Jim Thorpe, is facing multiple charges as a result of an incident at 1:08 p.m. Nov. 7 in Jim Thorpe Borough.

Police said they were dispatched to that residence for an active domestic disturbance and upon arrival were told by Renee K. Demage, the defendant's wife, that she had been threatened with a knife and that money was demanded.

Police said the man was arrested at the scene and transported to the police station for a video arraignment.

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

State police at Frackville are looking for the person who stole a vehicle and then a short time later crashed it into two parked vehicles. Troopers said the incident occurred shortly after midnight today at 16 E. Main St., Girardville, and ended at 34 W. Main St.

Troopers said the 2011 Ford Fiesta of Rayna J. Noble, 20, was stolen from in front of her home about 12:04 a.m. The car was driven a short distance when it crashed into two parked vehicles. The suspect who stole the Ford then fled the scene.