HAZLE TWP. — A man was arrested Wednesday by Luzerne County detectives and the state police computer crime unit on charges he downloaded child pornography.
Jonathan Calmett, 28, of Hazleton Apartments, Hazle Township, was arraigned on five counts each of child pornography and dissemination of children engaged in sex acts and a single count of criminal use of communication facility. He was jailed at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility for lack of $75,000 bail.
A preliminary hearing is scheduled on May 29.
BUTLER TWP. — Police are seeking witnesses to an accident that occurred Wednesday morning at West Butler Drive and Old Turnpike Road.
Police said Gina Bove, 27, of the Drums section of Butler Township, was driving a 2004 Toyota Rav4 east on West Butler Drive at about 8:47 p.m. when a collision occurred with a Chrysler PT Cruiser being driven north on South Old Turnpike Road by William Hudacheck, also 27 and of Drums.
Neither driver was injured.
Anyone who witnessed the crash should call police at 788-4111.