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Police Logs

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

The Lehigh County coroner's office is seeking the next of kin of James Osmun.

Osmun, 54, of 36 S. Fifth St., Allentown, died on Tuesday, Aug. 10, of natural casues.

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

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating a burglary at a Schuylkill County residence.

Troopers said the home of Robert J. Urban, of 1902 Crazy Horse Drive, Auburn, South Mainheim Township, was entered by unknown criminals that smashed a door glass pane on the west side to gain entry. Once inside several kitchen cabinet doors and drawers were opened and a bedroom was entered. Removed was eight bottles of liquor and two bottles wine. No additional property was reported taken or damages.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

State police at Fern Ridge reported on theft and acts of criminal mischief investigated by troopers recently.

Two vehicles parked along McIlhaney Rd., in Jackson Township, Monroe County, were entered sometime between 12:30 a.m. and noon on Sunday, Aug. 8. The vehicles belong to Richard Cornish, of Stroudsburg. Removed was a blank prescription pads and U.S. currency.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) after he was stopped at a sobriety checkpoint.

State police at Fern Ridge said Peter A. Geahacopolulos, 55, of Blakeslee, was stopped about 6:10 p.m. on Aug. 6 along SR115 at Park Ave., in Tobyhanna Township. Troopers said charges will be filed.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

State police at Lehighton are looking for a hit and run driver involved in an incident in Carbon County.

Troopers said a 2009 Honda Civic was parked in a lot at the Beltzville Bar & Grill, located in Towamensing Township, about 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 8, when the rear bumper was struck multiple times by another vehicle whose driver then fled the scene northbound on Beltzville Drive.

The hit and run car is believed to be a Dodge Neon, red in color, with unknown damage to the rear.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A Schuylkill County teen is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a one vehicle crash that occurred about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 7, along SR443, just east of Waterfall Rd., in Pine Grove Township.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A traffic stop had led to a drug charge pending against the driver.

State police at Lehighton said Carole Ann Guercio, 19, of Effort, was stopped along Blue Ridge Road at Ruby Court, in Ross Township, Monroe County. Troopers said she was found to have marijuana in her possession and was cited and then released.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A traffic stop in Monroe County had led to drug charges pending against the driver.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said a officers stopped a vehicle along SR940 at Mt. Pocono about 4:55 p.m. on Aug. 5. for an equipment violation. The driver was identified as Calvin Johnson, 25, of Mt. Pocono. A further investigation by K9 Niko was conducted on vehicle. Niko located several baggies of marijuana and prescription pills concealed in the roof the vehicle.

Johnson was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A Schuylkill County driver is facing charges of driving under the influence (DUI) and hit and run following an incident that occurred about 1:10 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 8, along Sweet Arrow Lake Road near the Ebling Auto Glass property in North Manheim Township.

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

A Wayne County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) and other counts after leading police on a chase. Pocono Mountain Regional police said the incident started about 3:21 a.m. on July 31 along SR940 ad Miller Drive, in Tobyhanna Township.