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Police Logs

Thursday, March 17, 2011

State police at the Lehighton barracks said a pickup truck operated by Peter D. Dennis, 55, of 574 Patten Circle, Albrightsville, rolled onto its side when it crashed at 11:40 p.m. March 14 on Route 534 in Polk Township.

Police said he was driving west on Route 534 when the vehicle went out of control on a patch of ice, striking a guide rail before rolling onto its side.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

The North Central Pa. Regional Sobriety Checkpoint DUI Taskforce and Expanded DUI/Underage Drinking Enforcement Program has released the following statistics from a roving DUI patrol held March 12 in Schuylkill County.

A total of 15 vehicles were contacted and detained. No motorists exhibited signs of intoxication, so no one was tested for driving under the influence. Officers issued four traffic citations and 11 warnings. Officers from two county law enforcement departments participated in the patrol.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Two persons were hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 2:11 p.m. Marck 16 at the intersection of Mill Creek Road and Hamilton Boulevard in Lower Macungie Township.

State police at the Fogelsville barracks said Tiffany A. Pauley, 19, of Mertztown, and Ryan K. Young, 24, of Macungie, were transported by EMS crews to the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

State police at the Lehighton barracks arrested Michael Rudelitch, 50, of Lehighton, for public drunkenness on March 13 at 6:35 p.m.

Police said he was discovered passed out and highly intoxicated in the wooded area behind Highland Beverage, Route 209.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Pocono Mountain Regional Police report the arrest of Raymond G. McHose, 26, of Emerald Lakes, for shoplifting.

Police said the incident happened at 1:51 p.m. March 15 at the Mount Pocono Wal-Mart store, where it is alleged McHose concealed $161 worth of general merchandise in his child's diaper bag and attempted to leave the store without paying for the items.

He was stopped by store employees and arrested for retail theft.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

A man made off with an extra $100 in currency after a theft by deception incident that happened about 7:15 p.m. March 5 at the Giant Supermarket in North Manheim Township, Schuylkill County, according to state police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks.

Police said the individual entered the store and purchased an item by using a $100 bill, and then took another $100 bill out of his pocket, asking the clerk for $200 in $20 bills. Police said after receiving the money the man fled the scene.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

State police at the Lehighton barracks said two persons were arrested after police stopped a car at 8:45 p.m. March 13 at the intersection of Oak Street and Route 209 in Mahoning Township.

Police said Leonard Graham, 20, of Hazleton, was stopped for equipment violations on his vehicle and was subsequently found to have a small amount of marijuana inside his vehicle.

His passenger, Deshawn Herbert, 18, of Ambler, was arrested after giving police a false name and date of birth.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that was reported to have happened on Feb. 7 on Mill Street in Bowmanstown.

The victim is Robert Spairana, 54, of Bowmanstown.

He told police sonone damaged a door at his residence and fled the scene undetected.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

State police at the Fogelsville barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that happened between 3-7 a.m. March 15 at 9808 King's Highway in Lower Milford Township.

The victim is Kyle Beidler, 20, of Hatfield.

He told police someone smashed the driver's side window of his vehicle while it was parked at the above site.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Patricia Heil, 44, of Jim Thorpe, has been arrested by state police at the Lehighton barracks on a charge of harassment.

Police said the charge was filed after an incident at 12:30 a.m. March 12 at the Shell Station parking lot, Route 903, Penn Forest Township.

The victim is Christopher Fazio, 22, of Norristown.

Police said it is alleged the woman repeatedly shouted at Fazio and pounded on the front of his car as he was attempting to leave the parking lot.