Break-in, theft incidents probed
State police at Lehighton reported investigating a burglary and theft incidents.
The break-in occurred at 220 Collins Avenue, in Ross Township, Monroe County. The home was entered through a sliding door in the basement. Removed was a Pellet wood stove, a 50-inch Panasonic plasma television, a Budweiser neon sign, and a jewelry box containing miscellaneous jewelry and papers. The break-in occurred sometime between Feb. 27 and Monday, March 4. The home is owned by Tony Velez, 27.
A theft at the Blue Mountain Ski Resort, in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County, is being probed. Troopers said two sets of unsecured skis were removed from a ski/board rack located outside the lobby area of the lodge. The skis belong to Todd P. Stansbery, 47, of Allentown, and Robert J. Armstrong, 47, of Glenmoore, Chester County.
Kimberly Ann Fry, 45, of 1 Hickory Lane, Parryville, reported unknown criminals attempted to use her personal identification information to open a new credit account. The incident occurred between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 5.
Scott Lee Fenstermaker Sr., 52, of 2140 Lower Smith Gap Rd., Kunkletown, Lower Towamensing Township, reported someone broke two uninstalled windows on his property. The incident occurred sometime between Feb. 26 and Tuesday, March 5.
Anyone with information concerning any of these incidents is asked to call troopers at 610-377-4270.