Monday, December 26, 2016

Schuylkill County Police Log for 12/26/16

Schuylkill County Police Log for 12/26/16

Charges Files After Argument

ASHLAND - Around 5:30pm Sunday (12/25/16), Police were called to the front of a home on the 1800 Block of Walnut Street, in Ashland.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville, the incident involved an argument between Bethany Freil, 23, of Ashland, and Douglas Litwhiler, 32, of Mahanoy City, during a child custody exchange.

Police say Freil struck and scratched the neck of Litwhiler during the incident.

Freil has been charged by Police with Harassment.


No Injuries in Crash in Ryan Township

According to State Police at Frackville, no injuries were reported in a crash in Ryan Townshiip Monday afternoon.

Police say the crash occurred on Tuscarora Mountain Drive around 1:45pm Monday when a vehicle driven by Shawn Boyle, 45, of Bethlehem went off the road and struck a tree.

A child was also reported to be in the vehicle, neither were injured.