Courts/Police
Driver cited in crash COAL TOWNSHIP - Kevin Carsto, 21, of Coal Township, was cited by Patrolman Jason Adams for driving under suspension and failing to drive at a safe speed following an investigation into an Oct. 15 accident along Route 61 at the Brewe (read more)
Trespass charges COAL TOWNSHIP - Three men were charged with defiant trespass after a pickup not licensed to be on Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area property was found stuck in a mud hole, according to Coal Township police. Robert Deeter, 28, of 209 W. M (read more)
PFA violation SHAMOKIN - Michael Gilligbauer, 22, of 409 N. Rock St., Apt. 2, was charged with a misdemeanor count of violating a protection from abuse order for an incident occurring at 12:46 p.m. Tuesday. City police said Gilligbauer left a message rea (read more)
Damage to site GIRARDVILLE - Reading Anthracite Company reported to Butler Township Police someone damaged property at 116 Connerton Road between 3:20 p.m. Oct. 2 and 9 a.m. Oct. 3. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Butler Township Police a (read more)
Sobriety checkpoint COAL TOWNSHIP - The North Central Highway Safety Network's Regional DUI Enforcement Group and Coal Township police will conduct roving patrols or sobriety checkpoints this week on Routes 61, 225, 125, 54, 487, 901 and 147 or other con (read more)
Two injured LOWER MAHANOY TOWNSHIP - Two people were injured Friday night when a vehicle struck an embankment off Route 147 after the driver swerved to avoid hitting a deer. State police at Stonington reported Christina L. Young, 37, of Dalmatia, was dri (read more)
Trash charge SHAMOKIN - Toni Ruth Pashia, 45, of 30 N. Anthracite St., Shamokin, was cited by Patrolman Shane Mowery for violating the city's rubbish ordinance. Pashia is accused of tossing two bags of household trash into someone else's Dumpster in the (read more)
Deer causes crash GORDON - A Mount Carmel man escaped injury when his vehicle crashed into a ditch early Tuesday along Airport Road in Barry Township, Schuylkill County. The crash occurred shortly before 6 a.m. about 1 1/2 miles east of Route 901. Troope (read more)