State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating a criminal mischief incident in which the suspect was caught in the act but managed to flee the scene.

Troopers said Mike Glaudia, 45, of Pottsville, exited Goodfella's bar, Center St., Mount Carbon, about 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31, and went to the rear parking lot where his car was parked. He obseved a person using an ice pick to puncture the tires on his car.

Glaudia confronted the suspect who then fled the scene in a blue in color pickup truck towards Pottsville, troopers said.