Police Blotter: Saturday, April 6, 2013
Trailer spills feed
BUFFALO TOWNSHIP - Jody L. Mease, 51, of Dalmatia, escaped injury late Wednesday night when a trailer he was operating rolled over at the intersection of Colonel John Kelly Road and Miller Road, causing it to spill pig feed in this Union County township.
State police at Milton reported Mease was turning his 2000 Mack truck from Colonel John Kelly Road onto Miller Road at 10:06 p.m. when the soft shoulder on the road caused his trailer to roll over, spill pig feed and snap a utility pole.
COAL TOWNSHIP - Dale Hart, 51, of 1001 E. Dewart St., Shamokin, was charged by Coal Township police with harassment for allegedly punching a 17-year-old Elysburg male in the face at 11:55 a.m. Thursday in the parking lot at Wal-Mart Supercenter along Route 61.
Police said the confrontation occurred as a result of some careless driving on Route 61 prior to both individuals entering the parking lot.
The juvenile was not injured.
COAL TOWNSHIP - Ashley Carl, 19, of 131 Iron St., Coal Township, and Angela Broscious, 38, of 126 Iron St., Coal Township, were cited by Patrolman Christopher Lapotsky for harassment relating to a disturbance in front of Carl's residence at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Police reported Carl and Broscious are accused of threatening to harm Donna Shaffer, 35, of 46 W. Adams St., Shamokin.
SHAMOKIN - Barry Spotts, 49, of 127 N. Marshall St., Shamokin, was cited by Patrolman Raymond Siko II for disorderly conduct for allegedly screaming and banging on his neighbor's door at 129 N. Marshall St. at 7:46 p.m. Thursday.
Police said the victim of the disturbance was 49-year-old Kevin Derck.
SHAMOKIN - Jimmie Brown, 28, of 30 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin, was cited by Patrolman Raymond Siko II for harassment for allegedly shoving Donna McDonald, 30, of 550 N. Market St., Apt A-4, Shamokin, at McDonald's residence at 4:11 p.m. Wednesday.
SUNBURY - An 84-year-old Sunbury woman was driven by ambulance to Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, following a two-vehicle crash Friday on Route 890 in Rockefeller Township, about one mile southeast of the Sunbury city line.
State police at Stonington said Darlis E. Garman was stopped about noon at a stop sign on Kehres Road in a 2008 Cadillac CTS. In an attempt to turn left onto Route 890, police said she drove into the path of a southbound 2000 Dodge 2500 driven by Jonathan M. Malick Sr., 39, of Sunbury.
Garman was driven to the hospital by Americus Ambulance. The extent of her injuries were unknown, and a condition update was unavailable from the hospital.
Malick also was injured but refused treatment, police said.
Both were wearing seat belts.
Garman will be cited for a stop sign violation.
MOUNT CARMEL - A 15-year-old Atlas male was cited for disorderly conduct for an alleged disturbance about 7:20 p.m. March 15 in the first block of East Avenue.
Patrolman Jason Drumheller said the teen caused a public disturbance at a borough resident's home that was witnessed by neighbors.
Punched in face
MOUNT CARMEL - A 12-year-old borough male was cited for disorderly conduct for allegedly attacking a fellow 12-year-old boy at about 7:40 p.m. March 15 near Railroad and Maple streets.
Patrolman Jason Drumheller said the accused attacker punched the boy in the face and slammed his head off the ground.
Accused of harassment
MOUNT CARMEL - A 62-year-old borough woman was cited for allegedly harassing a resident of Mount Carmel Mid-Rise last month.
Cpl. Dave Donkochik said Kathy M. Persing, of 315 S. Hickory St., Apt. 513, was warned to cease contact with the Mid-Rise resident after an incident on March 1. Police were again contacted by the alleged victim on March 21 for another incident, prompting the citation against Persing.
MOUNT CARMEL - A 16-year-old borough male was cited by Cpl. Dave Donkochik for disorderly conduct for allegedly climbing to the roof of the gazebo in Town Park at about 7:30 p.m. March 21.
MOUNT CARMEL - A 50-year-old borough woman is accused of injuring her 76-year-old boyfriend during a dispute at about 5:30 p.m. Thursday in their 221 N. Park St. residence.
Police Chief Todd Owens cited Susan J. Kline for allegedly causing a minor neck injury to William Rennard. She was cited for harassment.
Owens was assisted by Patrolman Jason Drumheller.