Courts/Police
The following landlord/tenant claims were filed in magisterial district court: John Gembic III Brian Kinn, of Trevorton, against Joseph Cramer and Angela Fausey, of Coal Township, for $3,219.50, filed July 2. A hearing is scheduled for July 16. Ted A. Lo (read more)
Cables cut ELDRED TOWNSHIP - State police at Schuylkill Haven reported someone entered the PPL substation grounds along Taylorsville Road between May 26 and June 9 and cut approximately 22 copper ground cables from the perimeter fence before fleeing the (read more)
Beverage drop, car crash BLYTHE TOWNSHIP - A 9-year-old Mount Carmel girl suffered minor injuries in a crash on a section of Route 61 known as "The Grade" outside of Frackville Tuesday afternoon. State police at Frackville said a 1997 Ford Escort, driven (read more)
PFA violation SHAMOKIN - Nathan Olah, 25, of 406 E. Sixth St., Mount Carmel, was charged by Cpl. Jarrod Scandle with violating a protection from abuse order. According to a criminal complaint filed Tuesday at the office of Magisterial District Judge John (read more)
Teen driver charged COAL TOWNSHIP - A Shamokin teen was charged with various vehicle offenses following an investigation into a June 21 crash on Tioga Street near Route 901, near an area known as "The Rock Cut." According to Coal Township Police, Wesley (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:06:26 20:14:08 Male in custody MOUNT CARMEL - An unidentified male was taken into custody shortly before 8 p.m. Friday when police stopped his vehicle following reports of an erratic driver. Borough officers handcuffed the male and placed him in a squad car as they sea (read more)
Barking dogs SHAMOKIN - Michelle McCrary, 30, of 101 S. Franklin St., was cited by Patrolman Scott Weaver for allegedly allowing her dog to bark continuously early Friday. The incident was reported about 2:30 a.m. Theft ROCKEFELLER TOWNSHIP - Angela R. M (read more)
Drug possession COAL TOWNSHIP - Police charged David Demarco, 25, of Mount Carmel, with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia after the investigation into an incident at 1 a.m. June 20 in the McDonald's restaurant park (read more)