Police Blotter

PRESS RELEASE – August 14, 2017

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Christian Snyder 19 of Macungie was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving Without a License and Obedience to Traffic Control on 7/5/17 after he was stopped for a traffic violation in the 300 block of Main Street.

Theft:  reported on 8/7/17 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Actor removed a 10 speed women’s bicycle valued at $120.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Amber Eisentraut 26 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/5/17 for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia on Cedar Crest Blvd following a traffic stop.

Hit and Run:  reported on 8/9/17 in the 100 block of N 5th Street.  A Pick-up truck backed into victim’s Hyundai Veloster twice causing damage to the plastic grill and left the scene.

Found item:  A Razor scooter was found in the 300 block of Main Street on 8/10/17.  The scooter is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Burglary:  reported on 8/13/17 in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  Actor entered victims unlocked garage and removed a men’s Giant Roam bicycle valued at $600.

Found Items:  A red bicycle and a green Storm bicycle were found on 8/14/17 in the unit block of S Keystone Avenue.  Bicycles are stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – AUGUST 7, 2017

Retail Theft:  Sheree Bortz 29 of Allentown was arrested on 7/31/17 for Retail Theft at 1146 Chestnut Street  after she removed a hairbrush worth $6.67 from the store.  A citation was issued at the Magistrates office and Bortz was transported to Lehigh Booking Center for processing.

PFA Violation:  Franklin Schwartz 46 of Allentown was arrested on 7/31/17 for Indirect Criminal Contempt after he violated a PFA Order by texting the victims multiple times.

Burglary:  reported on 8/1/17 in the 100 block of N 5th Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked garage and removed a Briggs & Stratton generator valued at $889.36.

Simple Assault:  Anneliese Miraglia 30 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault on 7/31/17 in the 300 block of S 16th Street after a domestic dispute.

Found Item:  a pair of glasses were found on 8/4/17 in the 300 block of Main Street. Glasses are being stored at Emmaus Police Department.

Theft:  reported on 8/5/17 in the 100 block of Main Street. Actor removed a modified mans bicycle and a BMX mans bicycle totaling $155.

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 31, 2017

Simple Assault:  Luis Disla 41 of Emmaus of arrested on 7/17/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment in the 600 block of Furnace Street after a domestic dispute.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/18/17 at 5th and Minor Streets.  A white van/bus struck the left side of victim’s Ford Escort damaging the driver side mirror and door.

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/20/17 at the intersection of 10th and Chestnut Streets.  Victim’s vehicle wa struck by a white male operating a small dark colored SUV which damaged the right side of victim’s white Toyota Tunda.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 7/20/17 at 1401 Shimerville Road.  An actor entered victim’s vehicle while parked at the Community Park and removed a wristlet purse.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 7/21/17 in the 500 block of E Greenleaf Street.  A rock was thrown at victim’s pool causing damage to the aluminum and liner of the pool.  Estimated damage $500

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/21/17 at S 6th and Chestnut Streets.  An unknown vehicle dented the drivers side front corner of victim’s parked Subaru.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 7/22/17 at William Street Park, 67 Ridge Street.  Actors spray painted basketball courts, bleachers, garbage cans and net posts.  Estimated damage is $200

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 7/25/17 at the Emmaus Community Park, 1401 Shimerville Road.  A dumpster and a garbage bucket were marked with a permanent marker.

Theft:  reported on 7/26/17 in the unit block of N 6th Street.  Unknown actor removed a Jett Mountain bicycle valued at $900 from rear of home.

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/29/17 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the front drivers side of victim’s Honda Civic.

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 17, 2017

Theft:  reported on 7/10/17 at 17 S 12th Street.  Actor broke into the paystation and removed $400 in change.

Burglary:  reported on 7/11/17 in the unit block of E Minor Street.  Actor forced open the front door and removed a wallet and several pieces of jewelry.  Total value $2,050.

Found Item:  A Honda push mower was found on 7/15/17 in the 900 block of Glenwood Street.

Simple Assault:  Letitia Brewer 47 of Emmaus was arrested on 7/15/17 for Simple Assault in the unit block of N 4th Street after being involved in a physical altercation.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft:  A red Schwinn bicycle was reported stolen from the 200 block of Adrain Street on 7/17/17.  The bicycle is valued at $250

Found Item:  A red Trex bicycle was found on 7/17/17 in the 100 block of E Main Street.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 10, 2017

Theft:  reported on 7/6/17 in the 200 block of Minor Street.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a folding chair & a box of books valued at $30.  Actor also entered victims rear gate removing a portable grill valued at $50.

Driving Under the Influence:  Alfred Neff 66 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/19/17 for Driving Under the Influence in the 500 block on N 6th Street.  Neff was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing.

Driving Under the Influence:  William McBridge 33 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/6/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Failure to Drive Within Lane, Reckless Driving, Accident involving Damage to a Parked Vehicle & Recklessly Endangering Another Person in the 300 block of Minor Street after he was involved in an accident.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing

Retail Theft:  A 16 year old, 14 year old and 12 year old male were arrested 60 6/1/17 for Retail Theft from 14 E Main Street where they removed retail items totaling $49.99.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/7/17 in the 100 block of Pine Street.  An unknown vehicle struck the drivers side of victim’s Honda Odyssey damaging the side  mirror.

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/8/17 in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street.  An unknown vehicle struck the side of victim’s Hyundai Elentra causing scrap marks.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 7/8/17 in the 100 block of Dell Street.  Actor entered 2 unlocked vehicles and removed change, a GPS, Sirius Radio, an EZ Pass and fireworks totaling $574.

PRESS RELEASE – July 3, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  Joshua Soffa 29 of Boyertown was arrested on 6/16/17 for Driving Under the Influence and a Red Light Violation after failing to stop for a red light at  S 6th and Chestnut Streets.  Soffa was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft:  Matthew Neetz 37 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/28/17 for Theft after taking a Schwinn bicycle valued at $150 from victim’s porch.

Disorderly Conduct:  Rafael Diaz-Bautista 21 of Allentown and Aaron Ruch 23 of Emmaus were arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 6/30/17 after they were found in the South Mountain Gateway Trail woods.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  Kaitlyn Lord 18 of Zionsvillle was arrested on 6/30/17 for Theft from 14 E Main Street after she stole $16 worth of retail items and $70 cash from the store.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

 

Press Release – June 26, 2017

Simple Assault:  Albert Morris 40 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/15/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment after being involved in a domestic dispute in the 900 block of Broad Street.  Morris was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported in the 600 block of Walnut Street. The driver’s side window on 2 vehicles were broken from a bb gun pellet.  Total damage $600.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 6/16/17 in the 300 block of Franklin Street. The driver’s side mirror on 3 vehicles were broken due to a bb gun pellet.  Total damage $600

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 6/16/17 in the 100 block of N 6th Street.  The drivers side window of victim’s vehicle was broken due t a bb gun pellet.  $300 damage

Theft:  reported on 6/16/17 from 1418 Chestnut Street. Victim left an Apple IPod in the restaurant and found it gone upon returning.  $300 value

Hit & Run:  reported on 6/17/17 in the 500 block of N 3rd Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the drivers side of victim’s Mazda CX7 breaking the mirror and denting the door.  Est damage $300

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 6/17/17 in the 600 block of Walnut Street.  The front glass window and screen of victim’s home was shot out with a bb gun pellet.  Est damage $200

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/17/17 in the 100 block of Crestway.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a GPS & camera monitor valued at $300.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/18/17 in the 100 block of Cold Stream Court.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a diamond ring valued at $4,500.

Hit & Run:  reported on 6/18/17 at 16 S 10th Street. Unknown vehicle struck victims Green Buick denting the right front and scratching the hood.  Est damage $100

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/19/17 in the 100 block of Colonial Court.  Unknown actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a brief case, instrument parts and various office supplies totaling $5,559.

Found item:  A Nishiki bicycle was found on 6/19/17 in the Emmaus Fire Department lot located at 100 N 6th Street.  The bicycle is stored at Emmaus Police Headquarters.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/19/17 in the 100 block of Colonial Court.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a JVC stereo valued at $110

Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance:  Ann Marie Wieder 38 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/12/17 for Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, Criminal Trespass, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Driving Under the Influence:  Jennifer Talley 36 of Allentown was arrested on 6/9/17 in the 400 block of Dalton Street for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive With in Lane after her vehicle was seen crossing onto the double yellow lines.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Miguel Osorto  21 of Allentown was arrested on 6/10/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Restriction on Alcoholic Beverages and Careless Driving after his vehicle was seen swerving in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  Osorto was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Basem Afif 25 of Allentown was arrested on 6/14/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Driving Under Suspension, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Restrictions on Alcohol after striking a curb and utility pole in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  Afif was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Joseph Davies 23 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/23/17 for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Davies was transported to Lehigh Count Booking Center and processed.

Hit and Run:  reported on 6/24/17 in the 1400 block of Shimerville Road.  Unknown vehicle struck the drivers side mirror on victim’s Chevy Cavalier causing $150 worth of damage

 

PRESS RELEASE – June 20, 2017

Disorderly Conduct:  Kevin Waterman 21, John Philbin 21 of Emmaus and Jared Hardian 24 of Wisconsin Rapids, WI were arrested on 6/11/17 for Disorderly Conduct.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Kyle Rush 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/10/17 at 1401 Shimerville Road for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia after being found trespassing in the park after dark. 

Found Item:  A set of keys with a car alarm were found in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  Keys are stored at police headquarters.

Possession of Marijuana:  Chazwan Bryan-Peart  18 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/5/17 for Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia after he was found in possession of the marijuana in the 200 block of N 7th Street

Possession of Marijuana:  Eric Gorden 19 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/26/17 for Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia after he was found with drug laced food at the high school.

Driving Under the Influence:  Timothy Kiriposki 74 of Coopersburg was arrested on 5/17/17 for Driving Under the Influence after his vehicle became disabled in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Arson:  A 15 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 6/1/17 for Arson after starting a child’s electronic car on fire on the railroad tracks in the 1000 block of Chestnut St.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 6/14/17 in the 200 block of N 1st Street.  Unknown actor stole a white Giant bicycle with a orange bag valued at $500.

Burglary:  reported on 6/15/17 in the 100 block of S 5th Street.  Actor entered home and removed a safe containing cash and various paperwork.

PRESS RELEASE – June 13, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  Anthony Ordonez 25 of Allentown was arrested on 5/13/17 in the 500 block of State Road for Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Marijuana, Speeding and Failure to Drive With in his Lane after he was stopped for speeding.  Ordonez was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Receiving Stolen Property:  A 16 year old male from Emmaus was arrested for Receiving Stolen Property on 6/5/17 after being found in possession of items stolen from CVS in Emmaus.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Simple Assault:  Luis Lopez-Garcia 46 of Bethlehem was arrested on 5/30/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue after being involved in a domestic dispute.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Jennifer Biggs 46 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/20/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Careless Driving and Failure to Drive With in Lane after being involved in an accident at Pennsylvania Avenue and Shimerville Road.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Harassment:  Barry Seifert 40 and Eric Baliya 18 both of Emmaus were arrested for Harassment on 6/8/17 in the 600 block of Chestnut Street after a domestic dispute.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

 

PRESS RELEASE – JUNE 5, 2017

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 5/30/17 in the 1700 block of W Minor Street. Actor entered victim’s KIA Optima and removed several medications.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 5/31/17 in the 400 block of Ridge Street. Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed $60 cash and a flashlight.

Burglary:  reported on 6/3/17 in the 300 block of N 5th Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked shed and removed a Trek bicycle valued at $100.

Theft:  reported on 6/4/17 in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street.  Victim left her wallet in the booth after dining at a restaurant.  When she arrived to retrieve the wallet, $43 cash as missing.

PRESS RELEASE:  MAY 31, 2017

Possession of Controlled Substance:  Matthew Neetz, 37, of Emmaus was arrested on 5/17/17 for Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Public Drunkenness in the unit block of S 3rd Street after police received 2 calls reporting Neetz was acting strangely while walking in the neighborhood. 

Simple Assault:  James Barkley, 28, of Emmaus was arrested on 5/20/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment in the 300 block of S 12th Street after a domestic dispute.  Barkley was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Hit and Run:  reported on 5/25/17 in the 200 block of Adrian Street.  An unknown vehicle hit the drivers side of the victim’s Nissan Maxima causing damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 5/25/17 in the 200 block of N 5th Street.  Unknown actor threw a paver brick through the victim’s kitchen window causing $250 damage.

Found Bicycle:  A Roadmaster Adventures bicycle was found in the unit block of N 2nd Street on 5/26/17. The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Simple Assault:  Christopher Kerr, 33, of Emmaus was arrested on 5/27/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute in the 500 block of Beechwood Street.  Kerr was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 5/27/17 in the 200 block of Ridge Street.  Unknown actor threw a rock at victim’s Honda CRV damaging the windshield and causing $500 damage.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 5/29/17 in the 300 block of Powdermill Lane.  Unknown actor removed 4 rims from victim’s Honda Accord.

Hit and Run: reported on 5/29/17 in the unit block of S 7th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the bumper and drivers side of victim’s Hyundai Elantra.

Burglary:  reported on 5/29/17 in the 400 block of N 5th Street.  Actor entered victim’s garage and removed 3 bicycles totaling $950.  The Bicycles had been found abandoned on 5/25/17 in the 500 block of Liberty Street and were being held at the Emmaus Police Department. They have been returned to the victim.

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 25, 2017

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 5/15/17 in the 600 block of Broad Street.  Unknown actor climbed on the hood of victim’s BMW stomping on the windshield smashing same.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT:  Constance David 50 of Emmaus was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 5/22/17 in the unit block of Harrison Street after causing a disturbance in the roadway of the 100 block of Harrison Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

FOUND ITEM:  A black and white drone was found on Broad Street on 5/23/17.  The drone is stored at Emmaus Police Department.

THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE:  A Garmin GPS valued at $180 was stolen from a vehicle in the 100 block of E Elm Street on 5/23/17.

BURGLARY:  reported on 5/24/17 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor entered victim’s garage and removed a Yamaha dirt bike valued at $2,200.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Jeffrey Valera 30 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/13/17 for Driving Under the Influence and speeding at the intersection of S 4th and Chestnut Streets. Valera was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

BURGLARY:  reported on 5/24/17 in the 500 block of Harrison Street. Actor entered an unlocked garage and removed a Trek bicycle, pedals and a flashlight totaling $125.

 

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 15, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  Priscilla Ramirez 27 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence on 5/3/17 in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street after being observed swerving for several blocks.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 16 year old female from Allentown was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 4/19/17 after she engaged in a fight at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Disorderly Conduct:  Jacob Toney 21 of Zionsville was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 5/4/17 in the 1000 block of Broad Street following a traffic stop.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Denise Roth 52 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment on 5/11/17 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street after a dispute with a neighbor.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 8, 2017

Disorderly Conduct:  Constance David 50 of Emmaus was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 4/29/17 in the unit block of Harrison Street after causing a disturbance in the 400 block of N 1st Street.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Sean Horsford  18 of Macungie was arrested for Harassment on 4/320/17 in the 400 block of S 7th Street after creating a disturbance.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Driving Under the Influence:  Robby Faust 28 of Macungie was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Red Light Violation, Driving Without a License and Expired Inspection on 4/26/17 on S 6th Street.  Faust was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing.

Theft:  reported on 5/3/17 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street. Actors removed a pole from a plastic sign valued at $60.

Hit & Run:  reported on 5/5/17 in the 300 block of S 6th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side of victim’s gold Honda damaging the driver’s side mirror.  Estimated damage is $100.

Burglary:  reported on 5/7/17 in the 100 block of Dell Street.  Unknown actor broke a rear entrance door panel and entered the home.  Unknown items missing.

Simple Assault:  Gerald Keating 45 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/7/17 in the 300 block of Minor Street for Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute.  Keating was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing.

PRESS RELEASE – 5/1/17

Theft:  reported on 4/18/17 at Lions Playground.  A Balance bicycle was removed from the playground.  Bike valued at $70

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/18/17  in the unit block of Berger Street. Unknown actor cracked victim’s hose reel valued at $40.

Public Drunkenness:  Kristian Anderson 37 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/22/17 & 4/27/17 for Public Drunkenness after creating a disturbance in the unit block of N 5th Street.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Driving Under the Influence:  Jeffrey Reichl 35 of Whitehall was arrested on 4/22/17 for Driving Under the Influence in the 100 block of Klines Lane.  Reichl was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing.

Public Drunkenness:  Dawn Yanochko 56 of Emmaus was arrested for Public Drunkenness on 4/25/17 in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

 

PRESS RELEASE – April 17, 2017

Disorderly Conduct:  Darrel Dech 56, Benjamin Wellington and a 15 year old male all of Emmaus were arrested on 4/9/17 for Disorderly Conduct in the 100 block of N 5th Street after an argument ensued.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Simple Assault:  Madesyn Ingle 18 of Trexltertown was arrested for Simple Assault on 4/11/17 in the 900 block of Broad Street after a domestic dispute.

Burglary:  Raul Roman-Rivera 30 of Allentown was arrested on 4/10/17 for Burglary, Criminal Trespass, Theft and Receiving Stolen Property after being identified as the actor involved in a burglary to a locked garage on 14/5/17.  He was processed at Lehigh County Booking Center.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/14/17 in the 100 block of E Main Street. A unknown actor kicked the rear of victim’s red Mazda leaving a dent with a shoe mark on it.

Criminal Mischief: reported on 4/14/17 in the 600 block of Harrison Street.  The victim found his front door glass shattered by a projectile.  Estimated value $250

PRESS RELEASE – April 10, 2017

Simple Assault: Trenton Bors 23 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/4/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute in the unit block of N 4th Street.  Bors was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 4/5/17 in the 100 block of Eagle Street.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a breast pump valued at $200

Disorderly Conduct:  Jeremiah Cruz 18 of Wescosville was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 3/30/17 after using vulgar language and causing alarm at the Emmaus High School.  A Citation was filed with the Magistrate’s Office.

Driving Under the Influence:  A 17 year old male was arrested on 3/13/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Minors DUI of Alcohol and Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges were filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  A 15 year old male was arrested on 3/11/17 for Criminal Mischief & False Reports to Law Enforcement after breaking the windshield of a Ford truck parked in the 600 block of Chestnut Street, then giving false information with the intent to implicate another person.  Charges were filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court and the Magistrate’s Office.

Use Of Tobacco in Schools:  a 16 year old female was arrested on 3/19/17 and a 14 year old male was arrested on 3/30/17 for Use of Tobacco in schools after cigarettes were found in their possession at the Emmaus High School.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old male was arrested on 3/19/17 for Disorderly Conduct after engaging in a fight at the Emmaus High School.  A Citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 16 year od female was arrested on 3/28/17 for Disorderly Conduct after engaging in a fight at the Emmaus High School.  A Citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 4/5/17 in the 1100 block of W Broad Street.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a Garmin GPS valued at $126.

Public Drunkenness:  Kristian Anderson 37 of Emmaus was arrested for Public Drunkenness in the 500 block of Green Street on 4/6/17.  A Citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

 

PRESS RELEASE – April 4, 2017

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 3/28/17 in the 200 block of Main Street.  Unknown actor removed 8 tires and rims from 2 vehicles in the lot.

Theft:  reported on 3/30/17 at 500 Macungie Avenue.  Actor removed a Apple Cell Phone valued at $350 from a gym locker.

Theft:  reported on 4/2/17 in the unit block of S 5th Street.  Copper wire valued at $300 was removed from the rear of victim’s yard.

Simple Assault:  Jerry Devito, 60 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/2/17 for Simple Assault and 3 counts of Harassment after an argument ensued in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  Devito was transported to Lehigh Count Booking and processed.

 

PRESS RELEASE – MARCH 27, 2017

Simple Assault:  Gerald Keating 45 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault, Resisting Arrest  & Harassment on 3/21/17 after being involved in a domestic dispute in the 300 block of Minor Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft:  reported on 3/23/17 in the 900 block of Chestnut Street. Unknown actor removed the license plate from victim’s vehicle.

Fleeing/Eluding Police:  Gerald Keating 45 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/23/17  for Fleeing/Eluding, Driving under Suspension, Reckless Driving and Drive with a Suspended registration after Keating led police on a vehicle pursuit on 3/20/17.  Keating was arrested and arraigned.

Driving Under the Influence:  Anthony Hartzog 19 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Failure to Drive Within the Lane and Restrictions on Alcohol on 3/19/17 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  He was transported to the Lehigh County Dui Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – March 20, 2017

Harassment:  Lee Hirschhorn, 47 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/18/17 for Harassment after being involved in a domestic dispute in the 600 block of Harrison Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Hit & Run:  reported on 3/19/17 in the 100 block of S 5th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck and damaged the driver’s side quarter panel and front bumper of victim’s vehicle.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 3/19/17 in the 600 block of Walnut Street.  Unknown actor punctured a tire on victim’s grey Chevy Malibu.  Tire valued at $150.

 

PRESS RELEASE – MARCH 13, 2017

Disorderly Conduct:  Harry Holzer, 47 of Emmaus was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 3/9/17 in the 300 block of Broad Street during a noise complaint.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Disorderly Conduct:  John Didinger, 22 of Boyertown was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 3/11/17 in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A blue Mountain bicycle was found in the 100 block of Main Street on 3/11/17.  The bicycle is being stored at the Emmaus Police Department

Driving Under the Influence:  Matthew Gehringer-Koehler 28 of Macungie was arrested on 3/12/17 for Driving Under the Influence after striking a utility pole at the intersection of Wenner and Harrison Streets. He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

 

PRESS RELEASE – 3/6/17

 

Theft:  reported on 2/28/17 in the 600 block of Broad Street. Actor removed a red Columbia bicycle valued at $30.

Theft:  reported on 2/28/17 in the unit block of W. Greenleaf Street. Actor entered victim’s basement and removed Apple Laptop valued at $500.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Jonathan Boyle 19 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/1/17 on S 4th Street for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana after being involved in an accident .  Boyle was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

ID Theft:  reported on 3/1/17.  Unknown actor opened four (4) accounts online without victim’s knowledge.

Driving Under the Influence:  Michael Hertzog, 27 of Allentown was arrested on 2/16/17 for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive within Lane in the unit block of E. Main Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Hit & Run:  occurred on 2/23/17 in the Emmaus High School parking lot, 500 Macungie Avenue.  Unknown vehicle struck the left side of victim’s parked vehicle and left the scene.

Armed Robbery:  At 7:50 PM on 3/3/17, a female entered the Pizza Hut located at 1002 Chestnut Street displaying a handgun and demanded money.  The female left on foot with an unknown amount of cash.

Harassment:  Keith Lectora 40 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/4/17 for Harassment in the 500 block of N. 6th Street after a domestic dispute.  Citation was filed at Magistrate’s Office.

Found Item:  A wheelchair was found in the street on N. 6th Street on 3/4/17.  Wheelchair is being stored at the Emmaus Police Department

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 3/5/17 in the 300 block of Dell Street.  Actor removed 4 wheels and tires from victim’s Honda Civic totaling $2,000.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 3/5/17 in the 600 block of Fernwood Street.  Actor removed 4 wheels and tires from victim’s Honda Accord totaling $ 3,500.

 

 

 

PRESS RELEASE – FEBRUARY 28, 2017

Found Item:  a girl’s Jamis bicycle was found on 2/20/17 in the 900 block of Chestnut Street. Bicycle is being held by the Emmaus Police.

Theft:  reported on 2/20/17 in the 600 block of Walnut Street. Victim  ordered a laptop online which he never received.  The delivery service reports the laptop was delivered.  Value 1,179.

Hit & Run:  reported on 2/21/17 in the 400 block of Railroad Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Honda Accord damaging the driver’s side front corner and removed the front bumper causing $1,500 damage.

Theft by Deception:  reported on 2/17/17  to a business in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street reported a customer used deception in order to receive excessive change when paying his bill.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 2/21/17 in the 700 block of Berger Street.  Actor broke the glass out of victim’s garage door causing $100 damage.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Scott Parkinson, 29 of Bethlehem was arrested on 2/6/17 in the 300 block of Alpine Street after he was seen in a Borough Park after hours.

Burglary:  reported on 2/24/17 in the 600 block of Evergreen Street. Actor entered home ransacking every room. Unknown value of items taken.

Simple Assault:  Christopher Weston, 24 of Bethlehem was arrested on 2/25/17 for Simple Assault, Harassment, Public Drunkenness and Disorderly Conduct in the 200 block of Main Street after he and a 2nd male engaged in a physical fight.  Weston was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 2/25/17 in the 1300 block of West Minor Street.  A full glass door appeared to have been shattered by a BB Gun. $1,000 damage.

Hit & Run:  reported on 2/26/17 in the 400 block of E Harrison Street. Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side of victim’s Ford Mustang damaging the side mirror and driver’s side of vehicle.  Est damage $200

Burglary:  Gerald David Jr 49 and Kim Werner, 49 both of Hereford were arrested on 2/26/17 for Burglary, Criminal Trespass, Theft, Receiving Stolen Property, Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana  and Possession of a Controlled Substance after entering a rear garage in the 100 block of Main Street.  Both were transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Mattaus S. Lagler, 26 of Macungie was arrested on 2/28/17 for Driving Under the Influence in the unit block of S 6th Street.  Lagler was processed at Lehigh County DUI Center

 

 

 

 

Press Release

FEBRUARY 20, 2017

 

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Justin Fenstermacher, 30 of Bethlehem was arrested on 1/11/17 in the 300 block of Main Street for Driving Under the Influence after driving into a parked vehicle.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing. Complaint filed at District Court 31-2-3.

POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA:  Joshwynn Garcia, 20 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/25/17 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana in the 700 block of Walnut Street.

HARASSMENT:  Michael Renninger, 48 of Emmaus was arresting on 1/25/17 for Harassment in the unit block of Harrison Street after being involved in an argument.  A Citation was filed with the Magistrate’s Office.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 1/27/17 in the 600 block of Ridge Street. Damage was done to a metal fence and gate.  Total damage $1,000

HARASSMENT:  Miranda Yarnale, 25 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment on 1/28/17 in the 100 block of Colonial Court after a domestic dispute.  A Citation was filed with the Magistrate’s Office.

POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA:  Tyler Roth, 19 of Emmaus was arrested for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Drug Paraphilia and Underage Drinking in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street on 1/22/17.

HARASSMENT:  Phillip Charles, 41 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment on 2/11/17 in the 100 block of N 5th Street after he made threats to a neighbor following a noise complaint.  A Citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office

HIT & RUN:  reported on 2/14/17 in the parking lot of Weis Markets, 1220 Chestnut Street.  Unknown vehicle struck and damaged the driver’s side door of victim’s gray Chevy Malibu.

HIT & RUN:  reported on 2/14/17 in the intersection of Cedar Crest Blvd and Chestnut Street.  A white male driver struck the back of victim’s vehicle and left the location.

PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS – Mark Charles, 41, No Known Address, was arrested for Public Drunkenness in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street on 2/14/17. A Citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

Theft:  reported 2/17/17 in the 500 block of Ridge St. Victim reported actor(s) siphoned $9 worth of gasoline from his vehicle.

Arrested: 2/20/17 Daniel Harrison, 37, of Pottstown and Christopher Ziegler, 38, of Lancaster. Both are charged with Attempted Theft, Possession of Instruments of Crime and  Trespassing after being caught attempting to remove wheels and rims from vehicles on the Kelly Automotive lot at 437 E Main St.  Both men were arraigned and remanded to the Lehigh County Prison on $20,000 bail. 

 

 

February 15, 2017

     At 9:20 am this morning, a male entered the Key Bank located at 731 Chestnut St and demanded money while displaying a handgun. The male left with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled in a vehicle which was spotted by Emmaus Police on Lehigh St near 33rd St SW. When Police attempted to stop the vehicle, it fled north on Lehigh St then onto I-78 eastbound and 309 southbound. The pursuit ended in Upper Saucon Township after a State Police Trooper used an intervention technique with his State Police vehicle. Taken into custody was John Cruz, 41, of Allentown. Cruz is facing the following charges: 1 count of Armed Robbery, 3 counts of Simple Assault, 3 counts of Terroristic Threats and 1 count of Theft and Receiving Stolen Property. The getaway vehicle driven by Cruz was found to be stolen from Fountain Hill earlier this morning. Additional charges related to the stolen vehicle are pending investigation by the Lehigh County Auto Theft Task Force.   

 

February 14, 2017

 

1/30/17: Stephen Seip, 34, of Emmaus, was arrested and charged with DUI, Careless Driving and Texting while Driving in the 100 block of N. 5th St. after driving his vehicle in to 2 parked vehicles. Seip was processed at the LC- DUI Center and released. Complaint filed at District Court 31-2-3.

 

2/2/17: Jennifer Anne Koller, 41, of Emmaus, was arrested and charged with DUI in the 500 block of State Ave. Koller was processed at the LC-DUI Center and released. Complaint filed at District Court 31-2-3.

 

2/4/17: Damage reported to a 2002 Ford truck parked to the rear of victim’s residence in the 200 block of N 6th St. On 2/8/17 the same victim reported additional damage to the same vehicle.

 

2/6/17: (6) reported Thefts from Vehicles which occurred overnight. Thefts occurred in the residential area of the 700 blocks of Donald Dr. and Spruce St, the 900 block of Franklin St and the 1000 block of Harris Dr. All of the thefts involved unlocked vehicles being rummaged. One victim reported the loss of a cell-phone, cash and computer tablet. Another victim reported the loss of a pair of boots. Other losses included loose change.   The Emmaus Police Department would like to remind everyone to remove their valuables from their vehicles and to lock their vehicles doors. 

 

2/13/17: A hit and run to a parked vehicle was reported in the parking lot of Weis Market, 1220 Chestnut St.    

 

 

 

PRESS RELEASE – 1/23/17

 

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 1/18/17 in the 600 block of Chestnut Street. Actor threw a rock at the windshield of victim’s Ford truck causing a large crack.  Estimated damage $300

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Nada Rifai, 34 of Allentown was arrested on 1/21/17 in the 300 block of Main Street. She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

 

PRESS RELEASE – JANUARY 16, 2017

 

THEFT:  reported on 1/9/17 in the 500 block of State Road.  2 actors removed 4 tires totaling $100

HIT & RUN:  reported on 1/11/17 in the unit block of N 2nd Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side of victim’s Chevy Impala causing $3,000 damage.

DEFIANT TRESPASS:  Anneliese Miraglia, 30 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/14/17 for Defiant Trespass and Criminal Mischief after being involved in a domestic dispute in the 300 block of S 16th Street.

THEFT:  a black Mongoose bicycle was stolen from the unit block of S Cherry Street on 1/15/17. The bicycle was valued at $300.

 

    

 Emmaus Police Department’s K9 Ronny has received body armor

Emmaus Police Department’s K9 Ronny has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Ronny’s vest is sponsored by The Landis Family Foundation and embroidered with the sentiment “Gifted with gratitude - The Landis Family Foundation”.

Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) charity located in East Taunton, MA whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the United States. The non-profit was established in 2009 to assist law enforcement agencies with this potentially lifesaving body armor for their four-legged K9 officers. Since its inception, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. provided over 2,200 protective vests, in 50 states, through private and corporate donations, at a cost of over 1.9 million dollars. All vests are custom made in the USA by Armor Express in Central Lake, MI.

The program is open to dogs actively employed in the U.S. with law enforcement or related agencies who are certified and at least 20 months of age. New K9 graduates, as well as K9s with expired vests, are eligible to participate.

The donation to provide one protective vest for a law enforcement K9 is $1,050.00. Each vest has a value between $1,795 – $2,234 and a five-year warranty, and an average weight of 4-5 lbs. There is an estimated 30,000 law enforcement K9s throughout the United States. For more information or to learn about volunteer opportunities, please call 508-824-6978. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. provides information, lists events, and accepts tax-deductible donations of any denomination at www.vik9s.org or mailed to P.O. Box 9 East Taunton, MA 02718.

PRESS RELEASE – JANUARY 9, 2017

 

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported 12/23/16 in the 900 block of Little Lehigh Drive.  Actor entered vehicle and removed headphones and a GPS totaling $130.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported 12/23/16 in the 800 block of Lawrence Drive.  Actor entered unlocked vehicle and remove a purse and cash totaling $190.

Theft:  reported on 12/23/16 in the unit block of E Berger Street. Actor removed a Star Shower Projector and extension cord valued at $50.

Theft of a Motor Vehicle:  a 2000 Maroon Pontiac Grand Prix was stolen on 12/23/16 from the 700 block of Lawrence Dr.  Vehicle was recovered by Allentown Police Department on 12/26/16

Burglary:  reported at David’s Electric, 314 Main Street on 12/28/16.  Actor pulled out a basement window and entered the basement.

Burglary:  reported on 12/31/16 in the 500 block of Liberty Street.  Actor entered an unlocked garage, causing $200 in damage.  Nothing reported stolen.

Simple Assault:  Paris Anderson, 31 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault and Harassment.  Nahtarsha Cherry, 43 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment in the 600 block of Alpine Street on 12/31/16 after a domestic dispute.

Theft:  reported on 1/2/17 in the 200 block of N 5th Street.  Actor removed a Schwinn Cross Tour bicycle valued at $250.

Theft:  reported on 1/3/17 in the 500 block on N 3rd Street.  Actor removed 7 tires and rims from victim’s vehicle totaling $800.

Driving Under the Influence:  Rey Perez, 24 of Allentown was arrested for Driving Under the Influence on 11/25/16 in the 300 block of Green Street.  Perez was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Found Item:  A Rhino Outreach Mountain bicycle was found in the unit block of S 2nd Street.  Bicycle is stored at police headquarters.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 1/4/17 in the 200 block of N 7th Street.  Actor removed driver’s side tires and rims totaling $450.

Burglary:  reported on 1/5/17 in the 300 block of N 5th Street.  Actor broke a garage window and removed a Power Washer and Snow Thrower valued at $898.

Found Item:  a Raleigh Pursuit Bicycle was found on 1/5/17 in the unit block of S 2nd Street.  Bicycle is stored at police headquarters.

Simple Assault:  Janet Vazquez, 38 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/7/17 in the 1000 block of Cold Stream Circle for Simple Assault, Harassment and Possession of an Instrument of Crime after a domestic disturbance.  Vazquez was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center  and processed.

 

 

  Press Release - 12/26/2016

 

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 12/15/2016 in the 100 block of Pine Street.  Actor entered unlocked vehicle and removed $3.00 in change.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 12/15/2016 in the 600 block of State Rd.  Actor removed change, a dog tag and a wedding band totaling $204.00.

Hit & Run:  reported on 12/19/2016 in the 100 block of Harrison Street.  Unkown vehicle struck and damaged the driver's side mirror of the victim's GMC truck whitle it was parked.  Estimated damage $200.00.

Driving Under the Influence:  Albert Miller, 61 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/10/2016 for Driving Under the Influence, speeding and lack of insurance.  He was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed and released.

 

 Press Release  12/19/16

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/8/16 in the 200 block of Ridge Street. Unknown actor damaged the passenger side mirror of victim’s vehicle causing $350 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/10/16 in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street. Unknown actor shot a garage bay window out with a BB gun causing $300 damage.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Mustafa Qureshi, 19 of Trexlertown was arrested on 12/9/16 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana on Cedar Crest Blvd.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Samantha Roman, 18 of Allentown was arrested on 12/10/16 in the 300 block of Alpine Street for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana.

Driving Under the Influence:  Marc Dewalt, 49 of Bethlehem was arrested on 12/9/16 for Driving Under the Influence after being involved in an accident in the 400 block of Dalton Street. Dewalt was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing.

Driving Under the Influence:  Alan Rozich, 62 of Exton was arrested on 12/9/16 for Driving Under the Influence & Restriction on Alcoholic Beverages in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street. He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center for processing.

Simple Assault:  Kenneth Echevarria-Rodriguez, 30 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault and Harassment on 9/13/16 after being involved in an domestic dispute in the 300 block of Minor Street.  He was processed at Lehigh County Central Booking.

Harassment:  Gabriel Cerda, 30 of Allentown was arrested on 12/13/16 for Harassment in the 100 block of Crestway after a fight ensued at that location.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

 

DECEMBER 12, 2016

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 12/5/16 in the 500 block of Seem Street.  Victim’s front door window was damaged by bb pellets.  Estimated cost $200.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 12/5/16 in the unit block of S 4th Street.  Actor broke the driver’s side window of victim’s parked vehicle causing $500 damage.

THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE: reported on 12/5/16 in the 800 block of Walnut Street.  Actor removed 2 doors from victim’s Jeep Wrangler.  Estimated value $400.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT:  (1) One 16 and (1) one 17 year old females were arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 12/2/16 after being involved in a disturbance at the Emmaus High School.  Citations were issued at the Magistrate’s Office.

USE OF TOBACCO IN SCHOOLS:  a 16 year old male was arrested on 12/2/16 for Use of Tobacco in Schools at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s Office.

POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA:  Jaime Angstadt, 33 of Quakertown was arrested on 11/29/16 in the 500 block of State Rd for Possession of Marijuana, Careless Driving and Expired Inspection after a traffic stop.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: a 16 year old male was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 11/9/16 after an altercation with another student at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s Office.

BURGLARY:  William Lutsko, 50 of Quakertown was arrested on 10/17/16 for Burglary, Criminal Trespass, Theft and Driving Under the Influence after entering a home in the unit block of Harrison Street and removing items after being informed that he was not permitted at the location.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Andrew Flood, 24 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence on 10/14/16 on N 10th Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

  Press Release

December 6th, 2016

 

     At 9:45 this morning a male entered the BB&T Bank located at 1130 Chestnut St. and demanded money while displaying a handgun.  The male left with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled in a vehicle that was recovered several blocks from the Bank. The vehicle had been previously reported stolen from a business in Upper Macungie Township.  Anyone with information may contact Emmaus Police Detectives at (610) 967-3113.  

 

PRESS RELEASE

December 5, 2016

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/22/16 in the 700 blk of Lawrence Drive.  Actor threw a glass bottle at victim’s shed causing a crack. Estimated damage $100

Identity Theft:  reported on 11/23/16.  Unknown actor attempted to open a checking account using victim’s information.

Possession of Marijuana:  Brian Zielinski, 18 of Allentown was arrested on 11/24/16 for Possession of Marijuana,    Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Alcohol by a Minor and a Red Light Violation in the 100 blk of Main Street. 

Hit and Run:  reported on 11/26/16 in the 100 blk of E Main Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s red Mazda causing damage to driver’s side front corner.

Simple Assault:  Vaugh Robinson, 33 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault and two (2) counts of Disorderly Conduct on 11/27/16 after being involved in a domestic dispute in the 500 blk of Broad Street. Robinson was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Simple Assault:  John Cramsey, 20 of Wescosville and Darrian Brubacher, 21 of Emmaus were arrested on 11/22/16 for Simple Assault, Harassment and Conspiracy to Commit Assault in the 0 blk of N 6th Street after physically assaulting the victim, causing bruising and cuts.

Driving Under the Influence:  Sheila Saeger, 55 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and a Red Light Violation on E Main Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Brian Case, 51 of Barto was arrested on 11/15/16 for Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia and Leaving the Scene of an Accident after being involved in a hit and run accident in the 600 blk of Broad Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Book Center and processed.

 

Hit & Run:  reported on 11/20/16 in the 500 blk of Furnace Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s blue Honda Civic damaging the driver’s side mirror and rear panel. Estimated damage $2,000.

Theft:  reported on 11/20/16 in the 500 blk of North Street.  Actor entered a trailer parked on victim’s property and removed an aluminum jack and a Honda generator totaling $1,750.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/21/16 in the 400 blk of E Harrison Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed $8 cash

 

 

 

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