Assault, threat

COAL TOWNSHIP — Dustin Schlagle, 24, of Shamokin, was charged by Coal Township police with simple assault, harassment and terroristic threats for an incident in a wooded mountain area near Coal Run at 2 a.m. Sunday.

Jasmine Muckle, 20, reported to police that Schlagle struck her in the head with a blunt object, pulled her into a vehicle by the hair and waved a knife around the vehicle, threatening to kill her and hide the body in an air hole so nobody would find her.


COAL TOWNSHIP — Joseph Snyder, 35, of 1784 Mohawk St., Coal Township, was charged with simple assault, harassment and criminal mischief for a domestic disturbance on Friday. Snyder allegedly assaulted his step father, causing injury to his chest, back and arm, as well as smashing a glass-stove top.

Drug paraphernalia

COAL TOWNSHIP — Nathan Yucha, 33, Christopher Muller, 45, Eric Blesedell, 40, all of Coal Township, and Alicia Brosious, 31, of Shamokin, were charged with possession of drug paraphernalia related to an Oct. 25 probation check on Yucha.

Police report probation was searching for Yucha at his residence and found various items of drug paraphernalia scattered around the home.

Retail theft

SHAMOKIN — Patrolman Shane Mowery charged Jamie Lee Kemper, 28, of 7 Raspberry Hill, Shamokin, with retail theft for allegedly stealing an iced tea and chicken sandwich from Weis Markets on Oct. 9.

Drug charges

SHAMOKIN — Olivia Miller, 20, of 901 E. Clay St., Shamokin, was charged by Patrolman Shane Mowery for allegedly possessing a small amount of marijuana in a clear plastic bag and possessing drug paraphernalia, including seven hypodermic needles, a tin foil smoking pipe and a large number of used wax paper packets that had contained heroin.

Police said the incident occurred Oct. 29 at the residence of Brandon Weikel, 26, of 200 E. Sunbury St., Apt. 3.

Weikel was charged by Patrolman Brandon Cohick with possessing drug paraphernalia, including “countless” empty packs of heroin and six syringes relating to the same incident.

Drug paraphernalia

SHAMOKIN — Shawn M. Hornberger, 41, of 440 S. Shamokin St., Shamokin, was charged by Patrolman Brandon Cohick with possessing drug paraphernalia including a small clear plastic baggie containing a controlled substance and a clear glass smoking pipe with burnt residue.

The charges involve an Oct. 29 incident at Clay and Lombard streets.

False urine test

SHAMOKIN — Courtney Pancher, 24, of 34 W. Willow St., Shamokin, was charged by Patrolman Raymond Siko II with providing a false urine test at Shamokin Police Station on Sept. 10.

Felony retail theft

KULPMONT — Marc Albertini, 32, of 935 Scott St., Kulpmont, was charged by Patrolman Stephen Mazzeo with a felony of retail theft for allegedly stealing a cell phone charger valued at $24.95 from Turkey Hill Minit Market on Chestnut Street on Aug. 29.

Police said it is Albertini’s third offense for retail theft.

Lit’s Club cited

MOUNT CARMEL — The Lithuanian Club, 309 S. Oak St., was cited Oct. 18 by the Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for allegedly failing to have its board-approved manager complete RAMP training within 180 days of the board’s approval of the appointment.

The charge will be brought before an administrative law judge who has the authority to impose penalties ranging from $50 to $1,000 for minor offenses and up to $5,000 for more serious offenses. In addition, the judge can impose a license suspension or revocation of the license based on the severity of the charge. The judge also can mandate training for the licensee in an effort to educate them on the requirements of being a licensee.


COAL TOWNSHIP — Andrew Conway, 45, of Coal Township, was cited by Patrolman Jason Adams for scattering rubbish related to an incident at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 22 in which he allegedly placed household trash in a commercial dumpster at the former K-Mart property along Route 61.

Retail theft

COAL TOWNSHIP — Nicholas Hart, 38, and Dina Delorenzo, 50, both of Shamokin, were charged by Patrolman Jason Adams with retail theft and criminal conspiracy for allegedly leaving Weis in the Anthra Plaza on Oct. 15 with $380.71 worth of unpaid merchandise.

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