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Police Logs

Friday, May 20, 2011

A Monroe County man is facing a bad check count.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said on April 6 about noon Trevdan Building Supply, of Pocono Summit, delivered supplies to Michael Smith, 22, of Kunkletown. Smith paid for the delivery with a check for $5,378.34. The check was later returned for insufficient funds, police said.

A misdemeanor one count of bad check was filed against Smith, police added.

Friday, May 20, 2011

A Schuylkill County woman was charged with harassment following a domestic dispute.

State police at Frackville said Caroline McColl and Michael McColl, both 46, of Main Blvd., Brandonville, East Union Township, were involved in a dispute during which she allegedly made physical contact with her husband.

The incident occurred about 9:35 p.m. on May 16, troopers said.

Friday, May 20, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported an arrest on an individual for criminal mischief and probing other mischief incidents.

Troopers said Michael Muniz, 35, of Palmerton, was charged following an incident that occurred about 2 p.m. on Friday, May 13, at Silver Springs Blvd. near Kunkletown Road, in Eldred Township, Monroe County.

Muniz is accused of damaging the 2010 Kia Optium of Carl Nothstein, 50, of Lehighton, at that location. Damages were estimated at $1,404.88.

Friday, May 20, 2011

A Bucks County man is facing numerous charges in Rush Township following a May 12 incident.

William P. Baronofsky, 49, of Quakertown, was driving in the area of the Hometown Commons Walmart at 9:08 p.m. One of the tires was missing and Baronofsky was driving on a rim and without headlights. At the stop the officer detected an odor of alcohol and noticed signs of intoxication and transported him to the station for a portable breat test.

Friday, May 20, 2011


Paul Mosser, Jr., 26, of 2595 Little Gap Road, Palmerton, was cited for speeding. The violation occurred on May 8 at 9:58 a.m. on SR248 west.

A citation was issued to John Richetta, 60, of 2429 Lennox Street, Easton, for speeding. The violation occurred on May 9 at 11:10 a.m. on SR248 west.


A juvenile referral was filed against a 17-year-old Weissport male for indecent assault and harassment. The incident occurred on April 21 at 5 p.m. in the 800 block of Columbia Avenue.

Friday, May 20, 2011

A Carbon County driver was injured in a one vehicle crash that occurred about 5 a.m. on Friday, May 13, along Christman Road, in East Penn Township.

State police at Lehighton said Brian E. Nothstein, 47, of Lehighton, was driving a 1982 Honda southbound when the vehicle went onto the west shoulder causing the driver to lose control. The car then landed on its left side.

Nothstein was taken to the Lehighton hospital for treatment of an injury, troopers said. He was cited for operating a vehicle at a (un) safe speed.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

A Schuylkill County resident is facing charges following an incident that occurred on May 4 about 8:45 p.m. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident occurred at 1 Field-of-Dreams Drive, in North Manheim Township.

Troopers said Joseph Evans, 44, of Pottsville, came to the above location to resolve a previous criminal trespass issue involving his son. While on-scene he allegedly threatened Kevin Fanelli, 49, also of Pottsville. Evans was told by troopers he faced arrest for his harassing conduct and was expressly told to stay off the property.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

A Schuylkill County driver was seriously injured in a one vehicle crash in which he was partially ejected from his car. State police at Frackville said speed was a factor in the crash.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 10, in the area of 93 Ridge Road, in Eldred Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Terry Stehr, 59, of Klingerstown, and Kevin Haas, 51, of Pitman, were both eastbound. Haas was operating a 1996 Case IH spray rig farm tractor and traveling slowly with the four-way flashers activated.

Thursday, May 19, 2011

A shooting incident at a Schuylkill County business is being investigated. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident occurred at the Solar Innovations property at 31 Roberts Road, in Pine Grove Township.

Troopers said unknown criminals arrived at the location and fired four gunshots at the exterior of the warehouse and main building. They then fired three shots at the east side of the main building causing three holes to appear in the siding. They also fired one shot at the southeast corner of the warehouse leaving a bullet hole in the siding.