On October 19, 2022 at approximately 0845 hours, the Pocono Township Police Department was dispatched to a report of two black males stealing cooking oil from the rear of a local business in Tannersville. The males fled the scene in a large white Chevrolet truck which was equipped with a large metal tank and pump on the back. Officers located the vehicle attempting to get onto Interstate 80 East in Tannersville.
Upon further investigation it was discovered that the occupants of the vehicle did not have permission to take the oil and were trespassing on the businesses propert. Both occupants of the vehicle, Jahquay J. Rowe and Nigeme S. Rowe, both of Flushing, NY, were arrested and transported to the Monroe County Correctional Facility to be processed on the charges of Theft By Unlawful Taking of Moveable Property, Receiving Stolen Property and Possession Of An Instrument Of A Crime.