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Police Logs

Monday, January 9, 2012

A Schuylkill County driver fled police but later turned himself into authorities. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident began about 11:35 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 6, along SR209 near Rausch Creek Road, in Tremont Township.

Troopers attempted to stop a 1993 Subaru Legacy at that location for a license plate violation. The driver refused to stop and turned right onto E. Franklin St. The pursuit continued into the village of Donaldson and entered on a dirt road off Fountain Road, in Frailey Township. The vehicle was found unattended off Middle Creek Road.

Monday, January 9, 2012

State police at Lehighton are investigating a theft incident.

Daniel Angione, 57, of Bloomsbury, N.J., reported someone stole two rain gutters from his property located at the intersection of state routes 534 and 209, in Polk Township, Monroe County. The theft occurred sometime between 10 p.m. Jan. 5 and 4;51 p.m. on Jan. 6.

Monday, January 9, 2012

A Monroe County business was the victim of a burglary that occurred on Friday. It was one of several burglaries and theft incidents probed by state police at Fern Ridge.

Troopers said about 7:19 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7, unknown criminals threw a cement block through the front double pane glass window at the AT&T store located in the Regency Plaza, along SR209, in Brodheadsville, Chestnuthill Township. Once inside the criminals removed six iPhones and two Bluetooth accessories.

Monday, January 9, 2012

Victoria Argott, 32, of 156 W. Snyder Ave., Lansford, faces charges from an incident which took place at 1:34 a.m. Jan. 7, 2011, on the 300 block of E. Bertsch Street in that borough. Argott is charged with four counts of driving under the influence, careless driving, use of multiple-beam road lighting equipment, and driving on right side of roadway.

According to an affidavit of probable cause:

Monday, January 9, 2012

A Schuylkill County woman is facing a charge of criminal mischief following an incident that occurred about 2 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 8.

State police at Frackville said Nadine Marie Mason, 28, of Schuylkill Haven, went to the residence of Robert Thomas, 37, of 27 High Road, village of Trenton, in Delano Township, and intentionally damaged the victim's mailbox.

Monday, January 9, 2012

State police at Lehighton reported on the following driving under the influence (DUI) arrests made by troopers over the past weekend.

About 2:15 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, troopers stopped Nicholas K. Mangold, 31, of Palmerton, along Bankway at the intersection with SR209, in Lehighton, for a vehicle code violation. He was found to be under the influence and was placed under arrest, troopers said.

Friday, January 6, 2012

A Schuylkill County man was cited for retail theft this week at a county business.

State police at Frackville said Justin Tielman, of Pottsville, was observed by employees of the Sears store in the Schuylkill Mall, New Castle Township, removing a Sony PS3 wireless controller from the store without paying for it. The incident occurred about noon on Thursday, Jan. 5.

He will have to answer the charge before District Judge David Plachko of Port Carbon.

Friday, January 6, 2012

Lansford police have issued a number of citations:

Friday, January 6, 2012

A suspect is being sought in an attempted burglary in Monroe County.

State police at Fern Ridge said the incident occurred about 1:03 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Island Tattoo business located in the Rainbox Plaza along SR209 in Brodheadsville, Chestnuthill Township.

Troopers said a white male, about six fee tall, was observed running away from the business after he had thrown a rock against the entrance breaking a window.

The suspect was wearing a black knit cap and a tan coat. He was observed leaving in a unknwon type four-door car, red in color.

Friday, January 6, 2012

State police at Lehighton are investigating a burglary that occurred at a Carbon County residence.

Troopers said the home of Ronald Keith Haydt Jr., 38, of 25 Palm Drive, Towamensing Township, was forcibly entered sometime between 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4, and 12:40 p.m. on Thursday.

Removed from the home was several items. Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call troopers at (610) 377-4270.