Burglary, assault

KULPMONT - Shane M. Wallace, 32, of Kulpmont, was charged by Patrolman Michael Pitcavage with burglary, criminal trespass, simple assault, criminal mischief, harassment and terroristic threats involving a March 30 disturbance at the residence of his former girlfriend, Kaitlyn Else, of 1339 Scott St.

Else told police she spotted Wallace standing on her back patio when she opened the back door to go outside to have a cigarette shortly before 9 p.m. Police said Wallace is accused of pushing Else into the home and entering it without her consent.

While in the kitchen, police said Wallace allegedly grabbed Else by the shirt and threw her to the ground before grabbing her by the neck and threatening to kill her.

Else, who had to kick her feet to free herself from Wallace, picked up her 2-year-old son and ran outside to call 911.

Police said Wallace also is accused of smashing a 32-inch television inside Else's home.


SHAMOKIN - A 15-year-old Shamokin boy has been cited by Patrolman Scott Weaver for harassment relating to a disturbance at 4:40 p.m. Sunday in the 1100 block of North Shamokin Street.

The teen is accused of attempting to start a fight with a 13-year-old Shamokin boy.

Scattering rubbish

COAL RUN - Charles Robert Walburn, 32, of New York, was cited by state police at Stonington for scattering rubbish for allegedly disposing of contents from his camper along Route 2026 off a mountain road near Coal Run at 5 p.m. Tuesday.