An extensive coin collection and jewelry were reported taken in a Carbon County burglary. It was one of two break-ins investigated by state police at Lehighton, along with two acts of criminal mischief.
Troopers said the residence of Philip Patrick McGarry, 50, of 280 James St., Lehighton, Towamensing Township, was entered sometime between 8:30 and 10:20 a.m. on Friday, May 7. Removed was the coin collection, miscellaneous jewelry and a "Adams" brand pool stick that has a snake skin handle with two small tears in it. No value was listed for the missing items.