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Police Logs

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

The North Central PA Regional DUI Enforcement Program has released the results from a sobriety checkpoint held Aug. 26 in Coaldale.

A total of 269 vehicles were contacted with 16 detained. Three operators were tested for possible intoxication, with one adult arrested. Officers also issued 10 traffic citations and issued 30 warnings. Four law enforcement departments were represented by 10 officers.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

State police at Lehighton are investigating a burglary in Carbon County. Troopers reported on that incident and several others.

The break-in occurred at a cabin located at Lot 1, Belle Place, in Towamensing Township. Unknown criminals gained entry through a rear sliding glass door. Once inside the cabin was ransacked with an estimated $2,000 in damages. The incident occurred sometime between June 20 and Aug. 26. The cabin is owned by Jane A. Washington, 66, of Willow Grove.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks are investigating a burglary that happened between 5-7:40 p.m. Aug. 25 at a residence in Penn Forest Township.

Police said the residence at 6 Chickadee Lane, Albrightsville, was entered via an open front window. Once inside, the actor(s) stole several items.

The victims were identified only as a 48-year-old Philadelphia female and a 26-year-old Albrightsville female.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

A teen riding a bicycle ran into a truck in an incident in Schuylkill County that occurred on Monday, Aug. 29. State police at Schuylkill Haven, who did not indicate what time the accident occurred, said it happened along W. Laurel Boulevard at N. Second Street, in Pottsville.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Beth Schmoyer, 26, of 2633 Lehigh Street, Slatington, was cited for speeding. The violation occurred on Aug. 21 at 12:26 p.m. on SR248 east.

Criminal charges were filed against Jared Bailey, 22, of 4801 Jasper Road, Emmaus, for fleeing or attempting to elude police, reckless driving, careless driving, and speeding. The incident occurred on Aug. 5 at 9:16 p.m. on SR248 west.

A citation was filed against Conlin Gross, 49, of 112 Gaffney Hill Road, Easton, for speeding. The violation occurred on Aug. 25 at 5:27 a.m. on SR248 east.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on the following arrests made by troopers.

Danall Greenzweig, 27, of Summit Hill, was cited for public drunkenness for an incident that occurred about 9:20 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27, along SR534 in the area of Creek Road, in Polk Township.

Troopers said Greenzweig was found walking along the road, and upon speaking with him, he was found to be under the influence.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on several crashes investigated by troopers.

A one vehicle crash occurred about 11 a.m. on Aug. 25 along Weir Lake Road, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County. Troopers said Paula A. Martini, 48, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue northbound and negotiating a curve when she saw a deer on the road. Martini attempted to avoid the deer but could not and struck it. Upon impact she lost control of the car that spun onto the berm and struck a tree.

Martini was not injured but the vehicle had to be towed from the scene.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Eleanore J. Shomper, 53, of Nazareth, has been arrested by state police at the Frackville barracks for theft of services after she rented two cabins at the Rosemount Camping Resort, Walker Township, and left the premises without paying for them.

Police said the incident was reported to them at 1 p.m. Aug. 29. The rent owed is $240.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

An incident at 8:45 p.m. Aug. 30 in Port Clinton resulted in a Fleetwood man being arrested by state police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks.

Police said Daniel Ruch, 30, was charged with defiant trespass, persistent disorderly conduct, public drunkenness, harassment, criminal mischief and simple trespass after the incident at 73 Center St. in the borough.

The victim is Matthew Carroll Sr., 28, of Port Clinton.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

State police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks said one person was hurt in a hit-and-run accident at 3 a.m. Aug. 31 on State Route 895 at the intersection of Route 61 in West Brunswick Township.

Police said a 1990 Oldsmobile registered to Louis DeAngeles of Orwigsburg was involved in the crash.

Pollice said the vehicle was traveling on Rt. 895 towards the Et. 61 intersection when it went through the intersectio and struck a guardrail before going down an embankment.