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Palmerton police department reports on incidents

Palmerton Police Department reported the following incidents:

Possession of drug paraphernalia:

A juvenile referral was filed against a 17-year-old Slatington boy for three counts of DUI, receiving stolen property, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving without a license for an incident Sept. 30 on Route 248 east.

Disorderly conduct:

Glennis Park, 32, Palmerton, was charged with disorderly conduct, theft, and receiving stolen property for an incident July 1 in the 300 block of Lehigh Avenue.

A 15-year-old Palmerton boy was charged with disorderly conduct for an incident Oct. 20 in the 500 block of Delaware Avenue.

Simple assault:

Ronald Strohl, 64, of Palmerton, was charged with simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, and harassment for an incident Oct. 23 in the 400 block of Lafayette Avenue.

Bad checks:

Jamal Bayton, 32, Pocono Pines, was charged for an incident Nov. 1, 2016.

Retail theft:

Tyler Easterly, 25, Palmerton, was charged for an incident Oct. 20 in the 500 block of Delaware Avenue.


Police also issued four citations each for speeding and vehicle violations, and three for traffic violations.