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Police Logs

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge said a routine vehicle stop for traffic violations led to charges against a area driver.

Troopers said Kristen Dunlap, 19, of Albrightsville, was stopped about 1:58 a.m. on May 28 along SR115 in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County.

During the stop troopers noticed two street signs belonging to the borough of East Bangor, Northampton County, on the rear seat.

Dunlap told troopers she took the signs because one for them said "High St." on it and she was going to give it to a friend.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

State police at Lehighton are investigating a theft, fraud and forgery incident.

Troopers said Metro Tek, of Kunkletown, reported it shipped two orders of solar panels to a location along Church Road, in Eldred Township, Monroe County, during the period May 23-31, after receiving a credit card payment. It was later determined that the payments were made with a fraudulent credit card account. The value of the panels was listed at $49,360.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

John Provisiero, 18, currently lodged in Carbon County Prison, faces charges from an incident which took place on May 1 at 4:41 p.m. at 430 E. Bertsch St., Lansford. Charges of criminal mischief and disorderly conduct were filed by Officer Robert Shubeck.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating a hit and run accident that occurred in Monroe County.

Troopers said the incident occurred along Bartonsville Woods Road, in Jackson Township, about 5:20 a.m. on Saturday, June 16. Troopers said a vehicle was driven westbound when it crossed into the eastbound lane and onto the berm where it struck a small embankment, shrubbery and then a large tree before coming to rest on its roof.

The driver then fled the scene on foot. The vehicle is a 2001 Volkswagen Jetta.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A domestic incident has led to one participant being charged.

State police at Fern Ridge said on Friday, June 15, about 9:32 p.m. troopers responded to 231 Cherry Hill Lane, in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County, for a domestic incident.

On scene troopers learned that Kim Marie Roselli and Salvatore Santana, were involved in a verbal argument over their children being upstairs in the house.

During the argument Santana allegedly choked Roselli causing her to fall on the ground sustaining a minor cut to her left hand.

Troopers cited Santana for harassment.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

State police at Lehighton reported investigating a burglary and theft incidents.

The break-in occurred at the Shop Quik Sunoco, located in Ross Township, Monroe County. Troopers said entry was gained sometime around 1:58 a.m. on June 12. Taken was cigarettes valued at $1,200. There was also $1,000 in damages to the property.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A Summit Hill man was cited after he continually failed to listen to requests to turn down the music.

According to Summit Hill Police, officers received numerous complaints between April 16 and May 14 that Phillip Thompson, 43, of 111 E. Holland St., was playing loud music in his residence that caused a disturbance. He was issued a total of six citations for noise disturbance.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Two persons were cited for harassment following an incident that occurred about 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, June 17, along Forest Inn Road, in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County.

State police at Lehighton said David Jones, 49, of Palmerton, and Anthony Michael Rice, 37, of Northampton, were cited after the two got into a physical altercation. No one was injured in the incident, troopers said.

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Possessionof marijuana

Criminal charges were filed against Kelly Heffelfinger, 35, of 945 Carbon Street, Walnutport, for possession or delivery of a small amount of marijuana. The incident occurred on June 9 at 4:39 a.m. in the 100 block of Lafayette Avenue.

Retail theft

Shana Collier, 27, of 425 57 Drive, Palmerton, was cited for retail theft. The violation occurred on June 7 at 7:56 p.m. in the 500 block of Delaware Avenue.


Monday, June 18, 2012

A Jim Thorpe man was stopped for having an outdated inspection sticker, and ended up being cited for driving while under the influence (DUI) of alcohol.

Louis Hodge was charged by state police at Fern Ridge after the stop that occurred about 1:21 p.m. Sunday, June 3. He was stopped along SR903 in Penn Forest Township.