Credit defaults

The following actions were filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card/loan accounts.

Main Street Acquisition Corp., Suwanee, Ga., filed against Keith Coyle, 32 Sam Brooke Circle, Lehighton, seeking $2,289.83.

Portfolio Recovery Associates, Philadelphia, filed five actions as follows: Douglas Book, 313 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, seeking $1,541.90; Allen E. Hoffman, 450 Plane St., Weatherly, seeking $26,615.33; George and Angela Barthhold, 246 S. Second St., Lehighton, seeking $1,659.47; Vincent J. Sweeney, 60 E. Garibaldi Ave., Nesquehoning, seeking $4,505.17; and William Warcola, 109 Chestnut Lane, Albrightsville, seeking $2,040.10.

FIA Card Services, Scranton, filed against Brandylee M. Veanus, 229 South St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $7,812.88.

Citibank, Sioux Falls, S.D., filed against Patricia Anderson-Shoener, Route 534, Box 10, White Haven, seeking $10,107.61.

Mortgage

foreclosures

The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.

Bank of America, c/o 1800 Tapo Canyon Rd., Simi Valley, Calif., filed against Gilbert Mook, 115 Hawthorne Way, Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $318,272.71 and continuing interest.

Flagstar Bank, c/o 5151 Corporate Drive, Troy, Mich., filed against Maria A. Carvalho, 219 W. Ridge St., Lansford, over porperty at that address. Sought is $18,965.11 and continuing interest.

Deutsche Bank National Trust Co., 1661 Worthington Road, West Palm Beach, Fla., filed against Lorraine Sankey, 2401 Country View Lane, Apt. 366, McKinney, Tex., and Colin Sankey, 208 Pennbrook Rd., Stroudsburg, over property at 200 W. Ridge St., Lansford. Sought is $116,605.50 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 3476 Statevieiw Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Linda J. Roschbach, 110 Saddle Court, Stroudsburg, over property at 24 Hunter Lane, Albrightsville. Sought is $141,274.72 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, c/o 3415 Vision Drive, Columbus, Ohio, filed against Rhory L. Wright, 324 Huffman Drive, Exton, Chester County, and Kent Watson, 18 Red Rowan Lane, Plymouth Meeting, individually, and in their capacity as heirs and co-executrixs and co-trustees of the estate of Sherry Watson, over property at 35 Forest Drive, Lake Harmony. Sought is $110,541.12 and continuing interest.

Bank First Mortgage Inc., HC1, Box 2400, SR611, Tannersville, filed against Pierre Germain, Box 5147A, HTY Road, Kunkletown, over property at Lot 312, Section D, Indian Mountain Lakes, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $265,192.85 and continuing interest.

HSBC Bank USA, c/o 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Joseph V. Pinto and Jenine Pinto, of 1701 S. Seventh St., Philadelphia, over property at 31 Hugo Drive, Albrightsville. Sought is $105,569.26 and continuing interest.

Divorces started

Crystal Ann Jones, 51 Lentz Ave., Lehighton, filed against Ronald Scott Jones, 947 Wallace Way, Weatherly. They were married Feb. 14, 2003.

Timothy Andrew Hauck, 116 Bear Creek Lake Drive, Jim Thorpe, filed against Denise Beth Hauck, 90 Elm St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. They were married Oct. 21, 1996.

Bill owed

TEV Trucking Inc., 182 Calcutta St., Newark, N.J., filed a civil action against Phase III Environmental, 1120 Mauch Chunk Rd., Palmertion, alleging the defendant owes a bill for transportation services provided by the plaintiff. Sought is $20,296.19 plus interest, costs and fees.

Slip and fall suit

Deborah McBridge, 53 Bear Creek Drive, Jim Thorpe, filed a civil action against Wal-Mart Stores Inc., 703 SW Eighth St., Bentonville, Ark., over an incident at the company's store at 1204 Blakeslee Drive East, Lehighton.

The suit states on May 2, 2010, the plaintiff was in the store as a customer when she was caused to slip and fall due to a dangerious condition that existed at the end of an aisle. She sustained injuries detailed in the suit.

Negligence is alleged and sought are damages not in excess of $50,000.