Burglaries, other incidents probed
State police at Lehighton reported on burglaries and other incidents probed by troopers.
Two homes in Ross Township, Monroe County, were reported entered. The residents of Joel Tannenbaum, 51, of 5451 Rolling Hills Rd., and John Dolan, 44, of 141 Dogwood Lane, were entered by breaking open rear doors. Once inside removed were a 42-inch Panasonic plasma television and a 46-inch Sony Bravia TV. Also removed was $2,300 in U.S. currency and various jewelry. The incident was reported at 5:10 p.m. on Oct. 24.
The residence of Scott Brush, 45, of 1238 Valley Road East, Kunkletown, Polk Township, Monroe County, was entered sometime between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Oct. 25. Entry was made through a side door.
Removed from the home was Nintendo Wi video games and a jar of change, valued at about $625.
The home of Anna Eleanore Kemmerer, 56, of 170 Peter Ave., Palmerton, Towamensing Township, Carbon County, was entered through a unlocked back door. Removed from the home was a laptop computer, cash, and numerous jewelry items, totaling $4,150 in value. The break-in occurred sometime between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 27.
The home of Leroy Raseley, 173 Anchorage Rd., Saylorsburg, Monroe County, was entered through a back door. Removed was about $200 in cash, a Sylvania 32-inch flat screen TV, and a .22-caliber Marlin rifle.
In this incident a vehicle was observed fleeing the scene. It was described as being an older model black Pontiac with a white male wearing dark clothing driving it.
William Serfass, 68, of 1115 Fireline Rd., Palmerton, Lower Towamensing Township, reported someone smashed out the rear window of his vehicle sometime overnight of Nov. 3-4 while parked at his home.
Anyone with information concerning any of these incidents is asked to call troopers at 610-377-4270.