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Police Logs

Thursday, February 24, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge reported investigating a two-vehicle crash along SR903 in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County, on Sunday, Feb. 20, at 11:05 a.m.

Troopers said Margaret R. Halko, 44, of Springfield, Delaware County, was stopped in the southbound lane near Towamensing Trail, when her 2008 Honda Odyssey was struck in the rear by a 1994 Chevrolet S10 pickup truck driven by Kyle R. McHale, 20, of Stroudsburg.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

A Tamaqua woman has been cited after police found her walking in the middle of the roadway on Railroad Street early Saturday morning.

An officer was on patrol at 12:55 a.m. when he saw Kayla Michelle Hoover, 20, of 115 W. Rowe St., walking in the middle of the street. Hoover then allegedly went to the side, peering into the windows of a parked pickup truck. The officers stopped and questioned Hoover, who said she was on her way home.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating a burglary that occurred at a Carbon County residence.

Troopers said a home along Black Walnut Lane, in Penn Forest Township, was entered about 8:14 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 19. As the criminals entered the home an alarm system sounded.

The intruders took some property from the home before the arrival of troopers. The home is owned by Robert M. Kessler, 64, of Quakertown.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

One person was injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 10:15 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 21, along Summer Hill Road, in South Manheim Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Salvador C. Ingaglio, 54, of Auburn, was driving a 1986 Jeep Laredo eastbound with ice and snow covering portions of the road. Ingaglio lost control and the vehicle began to slid sideways down a hill, then went up an embankment and rolled over one time before coming to rest partially on the embankment and partially blocking the westbound lane.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Rush Township police report that on Feb. 19 at 6:18 p.m., Barty Lee Heiser, 52, of Mahanoy City, was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) and summary traffic offenses after being stopped on SR54.

Heiser was taken back to the police station for a breath test. The test results were a .155 percent.

Monday, February 21, 2011

State police at Fern Ridge are investigating the theft of a handgun. Troopers also reported on other incidents.

Jeremy Robert Landis, 25, of Countryside Drive, in Brodheadsville, Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County, reported his 40-caliber Beretta handgun was stolen sometime between Feb. 2 and 7.

Monday, February 21, 2011

According to Pennsylvania State Police, Fern Ridge, on Thursday, Feb. 17 sometime between 1-1:30 p.m. Brice House of Effort, threatened to kill both Ashley Knibbs of Effort and Keith Rebori of Brodheadsville by shooting them in the head at 10 Steven Court in Chestnuthill Township, Monroe County. Charges were filed with district court 43-3-04.

Monday, February 21, 2011

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported on a criminal mischief incident that occurred at a location in Schuylkill County.

Troopers said the incident occurred at 2058 Long Run Road, in North Manheim Township. Unknown criminals cut a sensor and several spark plug wires on the 1999 Pontiac Grand Am parked at that location. The incident occurred sometime between Feb. 11 and 18. The listed victim is George Earhart, of Schuylkill Haven.

Monday, February 21, 2011

State police at Lehighton reported on two crashes probed by troopers recently.

On Feb 16 about 11:20 a.m. Corey R. Borger, 26, of Kunkletown, was backing out of a parking spot at the Kresgeville Deli in Polk Township, Monroe County, and backed into a parked 2005 Ford F250 truck with his 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt.

After impact Borger fled the scene but was later located. He will be charged with accidents involving damage to a vehicle.

Monday, February 21, 2011

On Friday, Feb. 18, Pocono Mountain Regional police was dispatched to the area of Center Ave. in Mt. Pocono for a shooting.

The victim, Kevin Rake, 30, told police that he had stopped at a stop sign on Center Drive to talk to his friend when a resident in a near-by home started yelling at him.

The victim said the resident shot at him and hit him in the foot. A family member transported Rake to Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, where he was treated for the gun shot.