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Police Logs

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

The Lehigh County coroner's office is seeking the next of kin of Donald Carpenter, 76, of 2278 Astor Rd., Bethlehem.

Carpenter died on Sunday, June 3, at St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He died of natural causes.

Anyone with information concerning family of Carpenter is asked to call the coroner's office at (610) 782-3426.

Monday, June 4, 2012

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating three criminal mischief incidents at Schuylkill County locations.

An incident occurred at the 3 C's Restaurant, located along SR61 in West Brunswick Township. Unknown persons placed 15 bags of garbage into a dumpster owned by the restaurant without the permission of the owner.

The incident occurred sometime between Monday, May 28, at 3:30 p.m. and Tuesday at 4 a.m.

Monday, June 4, 2012

Two Carbon County residents are facing drug charges following an incident that occurred about 10:50 p.m. on May 27 at 621 White St., Bowmanstown.

State police at Lehighton said Danielle Eremus, 24, and Anthony Borrelli, 22, both of that address, are facing charges after hypodeermic needles and used baggies of heroin were allegedly found in their apartment. The charges are pending laboratory results of testing on the items found, troopers said.

Monday, June 4, 2012

A Monroe County juvenile is facing a charge of retail theft following an incident that occurred about 4:32 p.m. on Tuesday, May 29, at Bill's Shop Rite, in Mount Pocono.

Pocono Mountain Regional police responded to the store and was told by store employees that a 14-year-old male from Tobyhanna attempted to remove $171 worth of merchandise from the store without paying for it. The merchandise included candy, water and two newspapers.

Monday, June 4, 2012

An employee at the Walmart store in Mount Pocono, Monroe County, has been charged with theft and a related count.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said they were notified by store management of numerous shortages in various registers at the store. An invesetigation was conducted and it is alleged that Tara Kelly, 20, of Tobyhanna, who was employed as a cashier, was taking Walmart debit/gift cards, activating them for various amounts of U.S. currency, and maintaining possession of them without paying for them.

Monday, June 4, 2012

Members of the Allentown enforcement office of the state liquor control board conducted compliance checks in the Ashland-Shenandoah area of Schuylkill County, on May 18 between 4:30 and 11:30 p.m.

The age compliance checks were conducted at licensed businesses in the area stated.

The checks are conducted with the use of underage juveniles attempting to purchase alcohol while under the supervision of liquor agents.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating a burglary at a Carbon County residence in which copper was taken.

Troopers said the home of Vincent Keiper, 77, of 1676 Meckesville Road, Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township, was entered sometime between 9 p.m. on May 17 and 8 a.m. on May 18. Taken were copper pipes.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge reported on the following arrests.

Three persons involved in what troopers termed was a neighbors' dispute, were charged. Troopers said the incident occurred about 8:28 p.m. on May 28 along Orchard View Drive, in Jackson Township, Monroe County.

Charged with harassment were Silvia Angelina Suero-Rodriguez, 35, Maria Elena Lovell, 44, and Miriam Diana Benitez, 26, all of Effort.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Lehighton police reported on the following arrests by for driving under the influence (DUI).

Police said on Feb. 25 about 1:55 a.m. Todd W. Kerschner, 43, of 1923 Long Run Rd., Lehighton, was observed driving in a careless manner and in the wrong lane on SR443 at Blakeslee Blvd. East.

He was stopped and arrested. Given a test, the result was .18BAC. He was also charged with driving with an expired license, and careless driving.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

State police at Fern Ridge investigated a number of crashes on Monroe County roads.

A crash was reported about 2:46 p.m. on May 19 along SR715 in Chestnuthill Township. Troopers said Dale J. Bielecki, 58, of Hamburg, Berks County, was northbound in a 2002 Jeep and attempting a left turn and Pamela L. Steuer, 34, of Saylorsburg, was southbound in a 2008 Pontiac G6.

Troopers said Bielecki failed to make a proper turn and remained in the center of the road and Steuer couldn't avoid a collision.