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Police Logs

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Four persons have been charged, including two juveniles, in connection with theft of vehicle incidents in Monroe County.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said the four were arrested on Monday, July 25, in connection with theft from vehicle incidents that were reported on July 15. The theft incidents were reported in the Pocono Farms development in Coolbaugh Township.

Several residents reported their vehicles were entered and various items removed.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

The Lehigh County Coroner's Office is seeking the next of kin for two persons who were found deceased.

The next of kin for Larry F. Abreu, 60, of 36 S. Fifth St., Allentown, is being sought. Abreu was found dead in his apartment on Monday, July 25, about 1:28 p.m when friends went to check on his well being. The coroner's office attributed death to natural causes.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

A Schuylkill County man is facing charges following incidents that occurred on July 21, between the hours of 10:20 a.m and 4:30 p.m.

State police at Frackville said Michael Jevelle, 24, of Shenandoah, was observed multiple times throughout the day trespassing on the property of Far Away Springs, located at 22 Spring Water Blvd., in Brandonville, East Union Township, despite being told verbally by the owner not to be on the property. He will be cited for criminal trespass.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

State police at Frackville are investigating a theft of vehicle incident that occurred Monday night.

Troopers said Tyler Jaye Watkins, 20, of Freeland, stopped in the parking lot of the New Ringgold Market, located near the intersection of state routes 895 and 443, in New Ringgold, about 11:42 p.m. to "relieve himself."

Monday, July 25, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on two driving under the influence (DUI) arrests made by troopers.

About 12:33 a.m. on Sunday, July 24, troopers stopped Roxanne Longenbach, 54, of Coplay, along SR248, near the cantilever, in Lower Towamensing Township, when she was observed traveling in the opposite lanes of travel and throwing items out the window.

She was found to be under the influence and was taken to the Palmerton hospital for a blood test. The DUI charge is pending the test results.

Monday, July 25, 2011

A New Ringgold man is facing criminal charges following an incident that occurred about 12:30-12:35 p.m. on July 21 at 59 Goose Pond Road, in East Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville said Theodore S. Sadorski, 47, and Linda M. Lebel, and a 17-year-old female, were involved in an altercation at that address. The altercation became physical, troopers said, during which Sadorski allegedly caused bruising to Lebel. He also caused the juvenile female to sustain a black and blue mark above her eyebrow and a cut and bruise to her elbow.

Monday, July 25, 2011

Several arrests for driving under the influence (DUI) have been reported by Nesquehoning police.

On May 21 about 12:50 a.m. police stopped Robert John Yorke, 50, of 16 Deer Trail Lane, Nesquehoning, after observing him driving erratically. He was stopped along SR54.

Officer Thomas Kurtz said Yorke showed signs of intoxication and failed field sobriety tests. He was then taken to St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital, Coaldale, for a blood test. The test showed Yorke had a .13BAC. He was also charged with driving on roadways laned for traffic, and restraint systems.

Monday, July 25, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported on probing two burglaries, an attempted burglary and a mischief incident in recent days at Schuylkill County locations.

Troopers said the Fresenius Medical Care facility at the BMA Medical of Pottsville building, 278 Saint Clair Industrial Park Road, in East Norwegian Township, was entered sometime overnight of Saturday, July 23, at 5 p.m. and Sunday at 6:45 a.m.

A crowbar or similar tool was used to pry open a window. Once inside the criminals removed a black Dell Latitude E6400 laptop computer.

Monday, July 25, 2011

A Schuylkill County driver is facing charges of hit and run.

State police at Frackville said Jason Paul Weinreich, 34, of Shenandoah, was driving a 2001 Ford F150 pickup truck about 5 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, in the area of 250 Ohio Avenue, in West Mahanoy Township, when his truck struck a parked 2010 Ford F150 truck owned by John Henry Lorah, 57, of Shenandoah. After impact Weinreich left the scene without contacting the owner of the parked vehicle.

Monday, July 25, 2011

A Carbon County man is facing a charge of criminal mischief. The incident was one of several investigated by state police at Lehighton.

Troopers said Michael Balogach, 31, of Weissport, allegedly damaged the cellular phone of Melissa Tessitore, 32, also of Weissport.

The incident occurred about 5 a.m. on Friday, July 22, at 218 White St., Weissport.

David John Dutton, 42, of 640 Mill St., Palmerton, reported his vehicle was entered and removed was $2 in cash. The incident occurred sometime between 3 a.m. and 6 p.m. on July 21. The vehicle was unlocked.