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Police Logs

Friday, January 7, 2011

A Berks County driver was injured in a one-vehicle crash along Interstate 81 in Delano Township, Schuylkill County, that occurred about 10:35 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5.

State police at Frackville said Ryan M. Bachman, 21, of Robesonia, was driving a 1998 Chrysler Sebring southbound when he lost control after falling asleep. The car went onto the east berm and struck the guide rail. Bachman then oversteered back across the southbound lanes and came the car came to rest in the median against the embankment.

Friday, January 7, 2011

Rush Township police report a single vehicle accident with injury on SR54, Pine Creek Drive, on Thursday, Jan. 6 at 1:49 a.m.

Police said Jacqueline Agosti, 46, of Tamaqua, was operating a 2001 Hyundai traveling east and while attempting to light a cigarette, became distracted, causing her vehicle to leave the roadway and travel up an embankment, where it struck a utility pole.

Agosti was transported by Ryan Township ambulance to St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital, Coaldale.

Friday, January 7, 2011

A Maryland man was arrested for an incident in Monroe County.

State police at Fern Ridge said Damien Lee Rounds, 35, of Berlin, arrived at the apartment of Nicole Paulette Rounds, 33, at Fish Plaza, off of SR209, in Saylorsburg, Chestnuthill Township, about 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 2. He was allowed in the apartment to take personal belongings.

After gathering the belongings, Rounds refused to leave the apartment. When troopers arrived he continued to refuse to leave. He was taken into custody after a struggle.

Friday, January 7, 2011

A Schuylkill County man was cited for harassment following a domestic incident involving his wife.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Edward Sincavage, 38, of 31 Deer Park Drive, Norwegian Township, was cited after he allegedly poked his wife Patricia Sincavage, 42, in the face and spit in her face.

The incident occurred about 12:57 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 4, troopers said.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge released a statistical report of activities for the month of December 2010.

In the criminal division there were 76 offenses reported, 74 founded, 39 cleared and 37 arrests made. In the traffic division there were 96 crashes, no fatals, four hit and runs, 23 injured, nine drunk driving arrests made, five DUI-related crashes, 149 citations issued and 22 warnings handed out.

There were 679 incidents for the month.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a rear-end type crash along SR61 in West Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County, that occurred about 6:55 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5.

Troopers said Cynthia J. Heffner, 31, of Orwigsburg, was in the northbound passing lane stopped to make a left turn into a restaurant parking lot when her 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier was struck in the rear of a 1997 Subaru Legacy driven by a 17-year-old male from Schuylkill Haven.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating a one-vehicle crash about 3:06 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 2, along SR903 in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County. It was one of five crashes reported by troopers.

Troopers said Daniel A. Drakeford, 31, of Summit Hill, was driving a 2000 Chrysler Concorde northbound when due to weather conditions the vehicle went off the west side of the road and struck a ditch. Drakeford and passenger Jennifer M. McGuire, 29, of Jim Thorpe, were not injured.

Damages to the undercarriage disabled the vehicle which had to be towed, troopers added.

Thursday, January 6, 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 Dec. 30 in Schuylkill County.

A total of 34 vehicles were contacted and detained. One motorist was tested, but not arrested. Officers issued six traffic citations, made two criminal arrests and issued 28 warnings. Officers from four county law enforcement departments participated in the patrol.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

A Slatington resident was cited for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred about 2:34 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 5.

Borough police said a male was observed staggering in the area of Long Valley and Center Avenue. He was stopped and identified as Gutchiston Sparrow IV, 24, of 750 Main St., Apt. 2. He was found to be intoxicated and was taken into custody and transported to the police station and issued a citation and released.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on several theft incidents at the Blue Mountain Ski resort in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County.

Troopers said several vehicles were entered while parked in lots at the ski resort and various items were removed. No time frame was listed on the police report.

A 33-year-old resident who resides along Covered Bridge Road in Lower Towamensing Township reported his home was entered and removed were various items including a television set and jewelry. The incident occurred sometime between 2 and 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 3.