Driver identified

SHAMOKIN — Helen Neiswender, of Coal Township, has been identified by Shamokin police as the driver of a car that struck three parked vehicles in the 400 block of South Market Street shortly before 11:30 a.m. Friday.

Neiswender suffered a minor injury in the accident, which remains under investigation.

One-vehicle accident

WEST CAMERON TOWNSHIP — State Trooper Raymond Snarski charged Nicholas J. Kleman, 23, of Shamokin, with driving vehicle at unsafe speed following a one-vehicle accident on Saturday, Aug. 25.

According to Snarski, Kleman was traveling west on Lower Road and exited the north side of the roadway, striking the embankment with the undercarriage of his Dodge Neon. He continued up the embankment, striking a portion which sent his vehicle airborne and coming to a final rest partially on the roadway.

Possession and drug paraphernalia

SHAMOKIN — Abby Kathryn Mangiaruga, 21, of 1016 E. Dewart St., Shamokin, was charged by Cpl. Jarrod Scandle with misdemeanors of possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.

Scandle said Justin Mangiaruga, Abby’s husband, contacted police after finding drug paraphernalia wrapped inside of a diaper in the trash on Aug. 11. He called approximately two hours later and told police he located more items, including seven packets of heroin.

Retail theft

COAL TOWNSHIP — Crystal M. Mann, 21, of 147 E. Saylor St., Mount Carmel, was charged with retail theft by Patrolman Edward Purcell Jr. for allegedly stealing $235.84 worth of merchandise from Walmart on June 28.

Retail theft

COAL TOWNSHIP — Tami Maurer, 35, of 145 Willow St., Barnesville, was charged by Patrolman Edward Purcell Jr. with retail theft for allegedly stealing $241.50 worth of merchandise from Walmart on May 19.

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