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Police Logs

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Disorderly conduct

David Yenser, 29, of 132 Avenue A, Palmerton, was cited for disorderly conduct. The violation occurred on June 19 at 10:08 p.m. in the 100 block of Avenue A.


Criminal charges were filed against Derick Hymans, 20, of 217 B, S. Third St., Lehighton, for habitual offender, driving under suspension, careless driving, and speeding. The incident occurred on June 11 at 10:45 a.m. on SR248 east.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Both sides in an argument were cited by police.

State police at Frackville said Jennifer L. Swope, 26, and Marc Anthony Greenaway, 25, both of 174 Market St., Cumbola, Blythe Township, engaged in a verbal argument about 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 23, at their residence.

The argument eventually turned physical, troopers said. Both were issued citations for harassment.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Two area women were cited for public drunkenness after they caused a disturbance in Summit Hill.

The first incident occurred on April 12 at 11 p.m. Officers received a report of a disturbance in the units block of West Ludlow Street. Upon arrival, they observed Christina Rodriguez, 22, of 305 W. Abbott St., Lansford, to be highly intoxicated.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

State police at Frackville are investigating a robbery and assault incident that occurred Tuesday afternoon in Schuylkill County. Troopers said the incident occurred between 3 and 3:15 p.m. at a farmhouse at 293 Orchard Road, in Ryan Township.

Troopers said at the time listed two males arrived at the above location and kicked in a side door to the home. They then entered the property and removed copper tubing from the basement area. They also took several power tools from the home and placed them on the back porch.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Nesquehoning police reported on the following citations issued by officers.

Speeding tickets were issued by Officer Timothy Wuttke along state Routes 93 and 209, with speeds reaching 81 miles-per-hour, in a 55, 56 in a 40, 58 in a 40, 74 in a 55, 72 in 55, and 78 in a 55. Citations were issued on June 11 and 17. Also a driving under suspension citation in the 400 block of W. Catawissa St., on June 17.

Officer Dane O'Brien issued a red light violation on June 16 at Mermon and Catawissa sts.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Two Summit Hill residents were cited for disorderly conduct in two separate incidents in Summit Hill.

The first incident occurred at 1:31 a.m., on April 23. Officers received a report of loud music coming from a residence at 39 W. Walter St. Upon arrival they tried to confront Lawrence Mustacchio, 53, of the above residence about the loud music but he refused to answer the door.

On May 17, at 5:14 p.m., police received a report of a disturbance at 243 E. Hazard St. Upon arrival, they learned that the resident of the home, Frank Melnick, 28, was causing a disturbance.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Tamaqua Patrolman Peter Wysochansky was serving a warrant on Gary Leland Scott Jr., 25, of 14 W. Broad St., Tamaqua, when he discovered a plastic bag containing green vegetable matter in the suspect's front pocket.

The incident occurred at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday. Charges are pending.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Nesquehoning police reported the arrest of a borough resident on multiple charges.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

A traffic stop in Tamaqua last Friday resulted in an arrest and imprisonment for one man.

Patrolman Joseph Krebs stopped a black Harley Davidson motorcycle on Mauch Chunk Street at 11:45 a.m. The driver of the motorcycle was identified as Robert Anguist, 48, of 301 1/2 Penn St., Tamaqua. Anguist turned off the ignition and began walking toward the officer, who advised him to stop.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

A Schuylkill County man was cited following a domestic incident.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Erin Larson, 41, and Paul Shearer, 38, both of 18 Cardinal Lane, Pine Grove Township, engaged in a verbal argument about 8 p.m. on Monday, June 25, at their residence.

During the argument Shearer allegedly threw coffee on Larson, spit in her face, and pushed her.

He was issued a citation for harassment, troopers said.