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Police Logs

Friday, July 1, 2011

Bartolo Joseph Antista, 46, of Albrightsville, has been cited by state police at the Fern Ridge barracks for shoplifting.

The incident was reported at 3:24 p.m. June 22 at the Sportsman's Deli, Rt. 903, Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township.

The victim is a 68-year-old woman from Albrightsville.

Police said it is alleged the man stole a lighter valued at $10 from the front counter of the victim's business.

Friday, July 1, 2011

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that happened between 11 p.m. June 29 and 11 a.m. June 30 in Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township.

The victim is the Penn Forest Streams Association.

Police said someone entered the swimming pool area at the association's clubhouse and proceeded to throw several items into the pool. Police said several of the items were broken during the incident.

Friday, July 1, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash that occurred about 6:55 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28, at the intersection of SR61 and Manheim Road, in North Manheim Township, Schuylkill County.

Troopers said Tim Kunkelman, 36, of Minersville, was driving a 1998 Buick Century LTD northbound on 61 and stopped for a red traffic signal at the intersection.

Alyssa F. Rhody, 18, of Schuylkill Haven, was operating a 1999 Audi A4 Quattro westbound on Manheim Road and attempting to go through the intersection and had the green light.

Friday, July 1, 2011

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks said they were summoned at 2:15 p.m. June 28 to a home in Indian Mountain Lakes, Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township, after it was discovered a 4-year-old girl and a 5-year-old boy were left home unattended.

Police termed the case "endangering the welfare of children" and said the children left their residence together after being left alone and walked to Twin Lake in the development.

Friday, July 1, 2011

David D. Herring of Mountain Top, was arrested by state police at the Fern Ridge barracks on a charge of disorderly conduct after an incident on Interstate 80 in Tobyhanna Township on June 30 at 8:19 p.m.

Police said the accused was cited for displaying a handgun during a road rage incident in a work area of the interstate. Police said a victim, who was frightened after the man displayed the gun, waved to a passing motorist to notify him of the incident, after which time the trooper stopped Herring.

Friday, July 1, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating an attempted burglary, theft and criminal mischief incidents.

The attempted break-in occurred at the residence of Dora Pontecorvo, 67, of 1103 Ryenolds Rd., Indian Mountain Lakes, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

Troopers said while the victim was sleeping someone attempted to gain entery to the home through a window but an alarm was activated.

Friday, July 1, 2011

The theft of about 60 feet of copper pipe from a business in Brodheadsville is being investigated by state police at the Fern Ridge barracks.

The incident happened between 6:30 p.m. June 29 and 9:45 a.m. June 30 at the Poshe Salon, Rt. 209.

Police said someone burglarized the business by kicking open a wooden door leading to the basement of the business and proceeded to take the copper before fleeing the scene.

Friday, July 1, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft of a large quantity of valuable electrical cables from a site in Schuylkill County.

Troopers said a trailer owned by Harlan Electrical Construction Company, of Tremont, was entered while parked at 297 SR209, in Tremont Township. Entry was gained by breaking the lock.

Removed was 35 to 50-foot electrical ground cables valued at $35,000. The cables were located on the left and right shelves of the trailer.

The incident occurred sometime between 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28, and 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Travis Thorpe of East Stroudsburg was arrested by Pocono Mountain Regional Police after a traffic stop on June 25 along Rt. 611 in Mt. Pocono.

He was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police said he was stopped for a Vehicle Code violation, after which time police detected a strong odor of burnt marijuana emanating from the vehicle. A subsequent search revealed the paraphernalia.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

A Monroe County man was cited for simple assault following a domestic incident.

State police at Fern Ridge said Bradley S. Boyington, 26, of 504 Park Drive, Effrot, Chestnuthill Township, was cited for an incident that occurred about 10 p.m. on Sunday, June 25, at his residence.

He is accused of assautling a 27-year-old female, not identified by troopers, at the residence.