Harassment arrests reported
State police at Lehighton reported on two arrests for harassment made by troopers in separate incidents.
On Friday, June 24, about 8:45 p.m. troopers were dispatched to Lot 19, Dueblers Trailer Park, Polk Township, Monroe County, for an incident. Troopers said Leonard Sawyer, 44, of Gilbert, was cited. Troopers said during an argument Sawyer struck an 11-year-old girl in the head with a lamp causing a minor injury. He also allegedly stomped on the wrist of a 34-year-old female causing a minor injury. The adult female was not identified by troopers.
On May 29 about 12:25 a.m. troopers cited Amanda Becht, of Saylorsburg, following an incident in the 3600 block of Ashley Court, in Polk Township. She is accused of spitting in the face of Justin Budelman.