Police Blotter: April 1, 2013
COAL TOWNSHIP - Three females, a 14-year-old from Coal Township, a 14-year-old from Shamokin and a 13-year-old from Shamokin were charged with disorderly conduct by Coal Township Police following an incident on Feb. 8 when the three were fighting with each other in a stairwell, resulting in minor injuries.
COAL TOWNSHIP - Firefighters and police were called to the area of the Third Patch for a vehicle fire at 11:30 p.m. Friday evening, according to police.
The vehicle that caught fire, a 1994 Ford Explorer, is owned by Paul and Tammy Foulds, of Shamokin. Paul Foulds told police that Tammy was coming out toward the intersection known as the "Y" to meet with him because his other vehicle had broken down. While Tammy was driving the Explorer, the vehicle began to smoke and then caught fire.