Palmerton man gets time-served for theft
A Palmerton man was sentenced to time-served on a criminal count of theft.
Barry Tindula, 23, was sentenced Thursday in Carbon County court to 109 days to one day less two years in the county prison. Since he already served the 109 days he was immediately paroled by Judge Joseph J. Matika.
Tindula previously pleaded guity to the charge.
He was arrested by state police at Lehighton for a incident on April 29 in Parryville with Jennifer Solt the listed victim.
Matika also ordered that Tindula get a drug and alcohol evaluation and follow any recommendation for treatment, zero tolerance on D&A use, submit to two monthly drug screens, render 75 hours of community service, pay court costs, which average about $1,000, and pay a $50 per month supervision fee while on parole.