Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Police Logs

Friday, August 6, 2010

Pocono Mountian Regional police reported on two retail theft arrests made by officers on Monday, Aug. 2, in separate incidents.

About 5:04 p.m. officers were called to the Walmart store in Mt. Pocono. Loss prevention officers had Robert Lilly II, 22, of Pocono Summit, detained. Police said Lilly attempted to remove $101 worth of DVDs from the store. He was cited and released.

Friday, August 6, 2010

Five persons were cited for a fight that occurred in Nesquehoning

Police officer Brian White filed multiple summary disorderly conduct and harassment charges against five people for a fight that occurred on July 11 in the 100 block of W. Railroad St.

Cited were Jodi Green, 9 Tunnel St., Lansford; Sheri McFarland and Joseph Hutta, both of 218 W. White St., Summit Hill; Rhonda McFarland, 134 W. Railroad St. and Jennifer Marchorro, 3 W. Columbus Ave., both of Nesquehoning.

Friday, August 6, 2010

Jim Thorpe police are warning people to be wary about giving personal information to people who call them.

On Aug. 4 police received a call from a resident who said she had gotten a phone call from a Jamaican male telling her that her husband had won $2.5 million. The man told her that her husband would receive 35 cashier's checks totaling the $2.5 million but that in order for her husband to receive his winnings he had to get a cashier's check for $599, take it to Wal-mart and send it via Western Union to an address in Jamaica, Wis.

Friday, August 6, 2010

A Slatington resident is facing charges.

Borough police said on Friday, Aug. 6, about 4:40 a.m. officers responded to a report of a man sleeping on a bench at the Rails to Trails area. The man was identified as Barry Rausch, 39, of 433 S. Walnut St.

Police said Rausch was cited for public drunkenness and violation of the borough's open container ordinance.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

A Monroe County man was jailed this week after he allegedly assaulted a state police trooper and a juvenile. State police at Lehighton said the incident occurred on Tuesday, Aug. 3, about 2:55 p.m. and began along White Birch Lane, in the Eldo Lakes development in Polk Township. Troopers gave the following account of the incident.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

A Tamaqua man has been cited following a dispute with his father on Sunday.

Tamaqua police were dispatched to 218 Washington St. at 11:05 p.m. and spoke with Jerry Feathers Sr., who reported that his son, Jerry Jr., came into the house, then punched the refrigerator, breaking it. An argument ensued with the younger man allegedly throwing his father to the floor resulting in a cut above the older man's left eye.

The senior Feathers refused medical treatment. While officers were on scene, the younger Feathers stood outside the residence yelling.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

The North Central Pa. Regional Sobriety Checkpoint DUI Taskforce and Expanded DUI/Underage Drinking Enforcement Program has released the following statistics from a recent Sobriety Checkpoint held in Schuylkill County.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

A son was cited for assaulting his father in a domestic incident.

Pocono Mountain Regional police reported that about 6:10 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 2, officers were called to 12 Old Post Rd., in Tobyhanna, Coolbaugh Township, for a domestic dispute.

Upon arrival officers learned that Ronald McLaughlin, no age given, and his son, Cory McLaughlin, 30, had a physical dispute during which the father sustained a visible injury.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

Both sides in a domestic dispute in Schuylkill County have been cited.

State police at Schuylkill Haven responded to 404 E. Bacon St., Palo Alto, about 11:15 a.m. on July 28 to a report of a dispute. As a result troopers said John Deatrich, 36, of that address, and Christine Deatrich, 36, of Pottsville, were both cited for harassment.

Thursday, August 5, 2010

A Slatington man is facing drug counts.

Borough police said about 6:29 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 3, officers went to 421 E. Washington St., to serve a warrant. While at the scene the subject of the warrant, Alexander Hadesty, 23, of that address, arrived. He then fled on foot with police in pursuit. He was apprehended and taken into custody.

He is facing charges of possession with intent to deliver and possession.