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Police Logs

Friday, July 22, 2011

State police at Lehighton are investigating a theft incident at a Carbon County campground.

Troopers said the incident occurred at the Don Lane Campground, located along 57 Drive, in Lower Towamensing Township. Unknown criminals entered tents, vehicles and campers at various camp sites and removed about $240 in cash, a Wii game system and games.

The listed victims of the thefts were Rodney E. Biegley, 42, of Palmerton, and Michelle D. Heritage, 40, of Laurel, Del.

Troopers noted a 12-year-old juvenile from Palmerton is a suspect in this incident.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Two persons were cited following an incident in Monroe County that occurred on Tuesday, July 19. The arrests and others were reported by the Pocono Mountain Regional police.

About 12:07 a.m. officers were dispatched to Country Place Drive and Woodside Drive for a report of an assault. The investigation revealed that Nicole Batzel, 19, of Cresco, had an argument with Anthony Major, 22, of Tobyhanna. Batzel was found to be under the influence of alcohol and less than 21. Major was found to have supplied the alcohol to Batzel and he was also under the influence of alcohol.

Friday, July 22, 2011

One of two drivers involved in a crash that occurred about 4:25 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, along a Schuylkill County road, has been charged.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Stephen A. Crosley, 62, of Camp Hill, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Malibu northbound on SR183 in Wayne Township. He attempted to make a left hand turn from the driving lane into the parking lot of the Summit View Restaurant and pulled into the path of a 2004 Dodge Dakota pickup truck operated by David J. Guzick, 22, of Pottsville, who was in the northbound passing lane.

Friday, July 22, 2011

State police at Frackville reported investigating a two vehicle crash about 4:55 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, along SR924 at the entrance to the Vito Rinaldi auto dealership in Mahanoy Township, just outside Shenandoah.

Troopers said Delano Newcomb, 23, of Saint Marys, Ga., was driving a 2008 Chevrolet Malibu and was attempting to make a left turn from a lot at the dealership and pulled into the path of a 1994 Subaru Impreza driven northbound by Donna Palubinsky, 54, of Ringtown.

Friday, July 22, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven are looking for a Schuylkill County man wanted for stealing a car.

Troopers said the 1994 Lincoln Town car of Ronald A. Gibson, 60, of Minersville, was stolen from 521 Suedberg Road, in Pine Grove Township.

Troopers said about noon to 12:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, Ronnie Kroh, 36, of Tremont, was allegedly observed taking the car and towing it away using a 1990's Ford F-150 truck with tow dolly. The Lincoln is red in color and has state registration plate PD2447R.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported on the following arrests made by officers.

On Sunday, July 17, about 2:46 a.m. officers were dispatched to Mi Casa Restaurant, in Mt. Pocono, for a report of a male threatening a taxi cab driver and had been harassing a patron and a bartender. Upon arrival the suspect was identified as Tony Wardlow, 34, of Pocono Summit.

Friday, July 22, 2011

State police at Frackville reported investigating a burglary at a Schuylkill County residence this week.

Troopers said the home of Kandi Cope, W. Main St., Girardville, was entered sometime on Tuesday, July 19, between 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Removed from the home was a Nintendo Wii, prescription medication, jewelry and a Winchester 30-30 rife.

Friday, July 22, 2011

A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following an incident that occurred on Sunday, July 17.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said Theresa Marchiano, 49, of Pocono Lake, was stopped about 2:33 a.m. along SR940, west of Stoney Hollow, in Pocono Lake, Tobyhanna Township, for a vehicle code violation.

At the stop officers detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from Marchiano. She failed field sobriety tests and was transported to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, where she submitted to a blood test.

Friday, July 22, 2011

A Palmerton man has been cited in Slatington.

Borough police said about 1:47 p.m. on Thursday, July 21, they were called to the 500 block of Main St. for a unwanted person.

As a result of an investigation Ryan Smith, 19, of 132 AVenue A., was cited for prohibited offensive weapon and simple assault.

Friday, July 22, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported investigating two burglaries – one in which all terrain vehicles (ATV) were stolen and one where considerable damage was done to the home.

The break-in involving the ATVs occurred at the property of Walter Hill, HC1 Box 74, Mountain Road, in Saylorsburg, Ross Township, Monroe County. Entry was gained to the property by unknown means sometime between 11 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, and 7 a.m. Thursday. Several out buildings on the property were entered.

Removed was a 2007 Kawasaki, red in color, and a 2008 Suzuki King quad.