RANSHAW — Jody Quaca, 53, of 100 Main St., Ranshaw, was charged by Coal Township police with two counts of harassment relating to disturbances at her residence between 11:50 p.m. Tuesday and 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Police reported Quaca and her live-in boyfriend, Jesse Feudale, 44, were arguing inside the home when Quaca allegedly threw a glass at Feudale, hitting him in the back of his head.

About 40 minutes later, Quaca began to push and punch Constance Hudzik, 48, of 308 Webster St., Ranshaw, and throw her against a wall, police said. Hudzik was visiting the home at the time.

Quaca also is accused of slapping Feudale in the face several times at 12:30 a.m.

Feudale and Hudzik escaped injury, police said.

Disorderly conduct

SHAMOKIN — Miguel Angel Torres, 21, of 421 N. Shamokin St., Shamokin, was cited by Cpl. Jarrod Scandle for disorderly conduct and harassment.

Police reported Torres is accused of throwing a coffee and phone charger at Anthony Torres, threatening him and possibly flashing a firearm at him at 6:26 a.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of East Sunbury Street.

Police said the suspect also harassed the alleged victim as he was walking home from work.

Public urination

SHAMOKIN — Kimberly J. Thomas, 49, of 204 S. Pearl St., Shamokin, was cited by Patrolman William Zalinski for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct after she allegedly urinated on the ground on Terrace Avenue at 3:40 p.m. July 26.

Retail theft

SHAMOKIN — Juliet Martinez, 20, of 33 S. Shamokin St., Shamokin, was cited by Cpl. Bryan Primerano for retail theft for allegedly stealing $32.40 in merchandise from Weis Markets at 6:21 p.m. July 26.

Public drunkenness

SHAMOKIN — Linda J. Bojanac, 59, of Coal Township, was cited by Patrolman Joshua Pastucka for public drunkenness relating to a disturbance at 1:58 p.m. July 20 at North Market and Walnut streets in which she allegedly yelled at people.

Criminal trespass

SHAMOKIN — Brittany Gunn, 20, of 35 N. Rock St., Shamokin, was cited by Patrolman Shane Mowery for criminal trespass after being found inside a yard and on the side porch of a vacant home at 34 N. Rock St. at 1 p.m. July 22.


BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg police are investigating an incident that occurred between 3 and 3:15 p.m. July 31 at Town Park in which a male grabbed a 7-year-old female inside the women’s restroom at the band shell. The male actor released his hold and ran south through the park toward Fort McClure Boulevard.

The actor is described as a white male, 5 feet to 6 feet tall, with a slim build and dark brown or black hair. The actor was wearing a green T-shirt and blue shorts or pants and was seen entering a dark gray sedan.

Anyone with information should contact police at 570-317-2846 or 570-784-6300.

Drug paraphernalia

MOUNT CARMEL — Timothy William Weaver, 39, of 314 S. Maple St., Mount Carmel, was charged by Patrolman Justin Stelma with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police said Weaver’s wife contacted them on July 19 after she located a capped syringe in the bathroom of her residence. Weaver allegedly admitted the syringe was his.

Conspiracy, theft

MOUNT CARMEL — Gabriel P. Dietrich, 36, of 17 N. Hickory St., Mount Carmel, was charged by Patrolman Kevin Malukas with misdemeanors of criminal conspiracy, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.

Dietrich was allegedly caught on camera stealing items valued at $200 from the porch of Samuel Beagle, 1 E. Avenue, on June 22. Dietrich told police he saw the items on the sidewalk and believed they were free to take.

Bad check

SHAMOKIN — Michelle Dawn Christine, 40, 318 S. Shamokin St., was charged by Ralpho Township Patrolman Stephen Spade with issuing a bad check. Christine allegedly issued a check to Miller’s Gas and Oil in the amount of $254.90 on March 27 which was returned for non-sufficient funds. A letter was sent to her requesting the payment plus a $41.67 service charge.


ELYSBURG — Derek James Lopaz Clark, 22, of 154 Elda St., Sunbury, was charged by Patrolman Matthew Filarski with driving under the influence related to a June 14 incident.

Clark was pulled over on Snydertown Road at approximately 3:32 a.m. after allegedly crossing the double yellow line several times. Filarski reported the smell of alcohol coming from the vehicle. A blood draw showed a blood alcohol content of .15 percent, police allege.

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