Police Blotter

PRESS RELEASE – November 27, 2018

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/22/18 in the 500 block of Broad Street.  Unknown actor smashed the rear drivers side window of victim’s Lexis GS450 causing $200 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/23/18 in the 100 block of Elm Street.  Unknown actor broke the rear drivers side window of victim’s Toyota Prius causing $200 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/23/18 in the 900 block of Walnut Street.  Unknown actor shattered the front window of victim’s home with a BB causing $3,000 damage.

Terroristic Threats:  Shaiquan Mackes 21 of Emmaus was arrested on 11/23/18 for Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault, Harassment and Strangulation in the 400 block of S 4th Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/25/18 in the 200 block of Adrain Street.  Unknown actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a Dell Laptop and a Garmin GPS totaling $2,700.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/26/18 in the 400 block of Keystone Avenue.  Unknown actor shot out the drivers side window of the victim’s Chevy Volt with a BB causing $250 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/26/18 in the 700 block of Franklin Street.  Unknown actor shot out the rear drivers side window of victim’s Chrysler Town & County with a BB causing $400 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – 11/20/18

 

Underage Drinking:  Leonard Wells 18 and Giselle Geist 19 both of Emmaus were arrested on 10/28/18 for Underage Drinking in the 300 block of S Delong Avenue.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Sale/Transfer of Firearms:  Tokai Bellamy 42 of Allentown was arrested on 11/12/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm and Unsworn Falsification/Statements.  Charges were filed with Lehigh County Court.

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  A 16 year old male from Allentown was arrested on 11/15/18 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphilia at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Brian Kidd 32 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/31/18 for Driving Under the Influence at S 5th and Broad Streets. He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft of a Motor Vehicle:  A 1998 Acura Integra valued at $3,000 was stolen on 11/13/18 from the 600 block of Walnut Street.

Retail Theft:  reported on 11/13/18 at CVS 702 Chestnut Street.  Actor removed a Blue Tooth speaker valued at $20.

Found Item:  A multi-colored change purse was found near Ridge Street and Keystone Avenue on 11/14/18.  The purse is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Found Item:  A Chura Power Bank was found on 11/15/18 in the 700 block of Furnace Street.  The item is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Found Item:  A Samsung Galaxy cell phone was found on 11/17/18 in the 300 block of Ridge Street.  The phone is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Theft:  reported on 11/16/18 in the 400 block of Chestnut Street. Actor removed a wallet containing various cards and cash totaling $500 from victim’s purse.

 

Theft:  reported on 11/18/18 in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor removed a 28’ ladder valued at $375 from the top of a truck parked at the location.

Stolen Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/18 in the 500 block of Broad Street.  Actor took a 2000 Acura Integra valued at $2,000.

Hit and Run:  reported on 11/19/18 in the 100 block of Ridge Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the front bumper and driver’s side door of victim’s 2008 Toyota.

PRESS RELEASE – November 13, 2018

Sale/Transfer of a Firearm:  Robert Jroski 55 of Bethlehem was arrested on 11/2/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  Noah Leddy 19 of Breinigsville was arrested on 11/2/18 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana in the unit block of Minor Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Retail Theft:  reported on 11/1/18 at CVS 702 Chestnut Street.  A male and a female entered the store and removed $159.52 worth of personal care items.

Retail Theft:  reported on 11/2/18 at CVS 702 Chestnut Street.  A male entered the store and removed $52.87 worth of personal care items.

Simple Assault:  Carsina Gollab 22 of Emmaus was arrested on 11/9/18 for Simple Assault, Criminal Mischief, Disorderly Conduct and Harassment in the 500 block of Chestnut Street after an altercation.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  Charles Burgert 39 of Emmaus was arrested on 11/6/18 for Disorderly Conduct after an altercation in the 200 block of E Harrison Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Amanda Stefanko 28 of Emmaus was arrested n 11/8/18 for Harassment in the 500 block of Beechwood Street after a domestic dispute.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A Subaru key was found on 11/9/18 in the area of Franklin Street.  Key is being held at the Emmaus Police Department

Simple Assault:  Jeremy Melendez 26 and Julian DeJesus 18 both of Emmaus were arrested for Simple Assault on 11/11/18 in the 1200 block of Arch Street after an altercation.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Hit & Run:  2 incidents reported on 11/11/18 in the 500 block of Jubilee Street.  A Ford Explorer received damage to the passenger side and a Mazda 3 received damage above the right driver’s side tire while parked at location.

PRESS RELEASE NOVEMBER 5, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Michael Glover 37 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/21/18 for Driving Under the Influence in the 700 block of Chestnut Street after an automobile accident.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Use of Consumer Fireworks:  Keenan Sechler 5 of Emmaus was arrested on  10/21/18 in the 600 block of Long Street for Use of Consumer Fireworks after discharging fireworks within 150 feet of an occupied structure.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 10/25/18 in the unit block of Minor Street.  Actor removed 2 lawn ornaments valued at $250 from victim’s yard.

Driving Under the Influence:  Hector Baez Arroyo 67 of Allentown was arrested on 10/25/18 for Driving Under the Influence and a Red Light Violation at 3rd and Main Streets.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Indirect Criminal Contempt:  Frank Stragapede 40 of Hellertown was arrested on 10/26/18 for Indirect Criminal Contempt after violation a PFA order.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Endangering the Welfare of a Child:  Ronnie Banks 32 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/27/18 in the unit block of S 10th Street for Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

False Alarm:  Alvin Oldt 21 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/29/18 for False Alarm to Agencies  and Disorderly Conduct in the 300 block of Power Mill Lane.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Ronald O’Leary 29 of Northampton was arrested on 10/28/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Entering a Roadway without a Signal in the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

 

Criminal Trespass:  Henry Showard 33 of Bronx, NY was arrested on 10/29/18 for Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief in the 300 block of Minor Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old male from Emmaus and a 16 year old male from Allentown were arrested on 10/30/18 for Disorderly Conduct at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue after an altercation in the cafeteria.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found item:  A heart shaped necklace was found in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue on 10/29/18.  The necklace is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Sales/Transfer of a Firearm:  Jayson Pena Sotomayor 46 of Bethlehem was arrested on 10/31/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  Gabriel Schray 19 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/31/18 in the 600 block of North Street for Disorderly Conduct.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Indirect Criminal Contempt:  John Estes 54 of Northampton was arrested on 10/31/18 and 11/1/18 for Indirect Criminal Contempt after violation a PFA order.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft:  reported on 11/1/18 at 702 Chestnut Street.  Actor removed items from 2 purses totaling $415.00

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/3/18 in the 500 block of Macungie Avenue.  Actor smashed the passenger side window of victim’s Audi and removed a purse containing a wallet and credit cards totaling $150.

 

PRESS RELEASE – OCTOBER 26, 2018

Theft:  Eric Rosario 18 and Joseph Velez 19 both of Allentown were arrested on 9/3/18 for Theft from a Motor Vehicle after an officer observed them and a vehicle parked in the 500 block of N 3rd Street.  Both were transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old female from Macungie was arrested on 10/2/18 for Disorderly Conduct at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue after she became involved in a fight.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s off ice.

Disorderly Conduct:  Daniel Ramos 18 of Macungie was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 9/27/18 after he was found with a vape pen at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Weapon on School Property:  A 16 year old male from Emmaus was arrested for Possession of a Weapon on School Property on 10/11/18.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Weapon on School Property:  A 16 year old male from Macungie was arrested on 10/4/18 for Possession of a Weapon on School Property.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Simple Assault:  A 15 year old male from Alburtis was arrested on 10/10/18 for Simple Assault, Harassment and Disorderly Conduct after he was involved in a fight at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Dennis Jacob 64 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/6/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Accident Involving Unattended Property in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 10/12/18 in the unit block of Colonial Court.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked Jeep removing change and a phone charger totaling $20.

Found Item:  A BMX bicycle was found at Turkey Hill 602 Chestnut Street on 10/17/18.  Bicycle is held at the Emmaus Police Departmentr.

PRESS RELEASE – October 2, 2018

Driving Under the Influence: Mario Balcazar 32 of Allentown was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and Speeding on 9/3/18 in the 100 block of Main Street.  He was transported to Leigh County DUI Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  2 13 year old males from Emmaus were charged with Criminal Mischief on 10/1/18 after they damaged tires totaling $1,180.92 on 3 vehicles. Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/25/18 in the unit block of S 5th Street.  Actor smashed the back window of victim’s Chevy Equinox causing $300 damage.

Theft:  reported on 9/26/18 in the unit block of N 6th Street.  Actor removed a collectable action figure valued at $50 from garage.

Harassment:  Fatima Huaman Ataski 25 of Allentown was arrested for Harassment on 9/27 following a dispute in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 9/28/18 in the 100 block of North Street.  Actor removed light bars totaling $180 from 2 vehicles parked at the location.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/1/18 in the 200 block of S 7th Street.  A window valued at $100 was damaged by a BB.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/1/18 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown actor damaged the right front tire valued at $110 on victim’s KIA Sportage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/2/18 in the 1200 block of W Jubilee Street.  Unknown actor damaged tires on victim’s Ford F250 and a trailer valued at $650.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/2/18 in the 600 block of Walnut Street.  A window was damaged by a BB.

Criminal Mischief: reported on 10/2/18 in the 500 block of N 6th Street.  Unknown actor damaged a screen on victim’s home causing $30 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – September 19, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Ashlynn Madeira 25 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/17/18 in the unit block of S 2nd Street for Driving Under the Influence.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Simple Assault:  Haley Edelman 19 of Macungie was arrested for Simple Assault and Harassment on 9/14/18 after she was involved in a physical altercation in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Michael Wilhide 45 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/22/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  H e was transported to Lehigh DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Tekeita Nielson 34 of Bethlehem was arrested on 8/30/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Resisting Arrest, Driving While Under Suspension and Disorderly Conduct in the 300 block of S 2nd Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Sean Henry 40 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/31/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving and Driving On Roadway Laned  for Traffic in the 400 block of State Avenue.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Bonnie Schreiber 52 of Zionsville was arrested on 9/1/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Registration Required at 7th and Broad Streets.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Carolynne Eichler 31 of Sellersville was arrested on 9/2/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Use of Multiple Beam Lighting Equipment in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  Bradley Blocker 38 of Walnutport was arrested on 9/17/18 for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Expired Registration after a traffic stop in the 1100 block of Eagle Drive.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  Gabriella Baran 18 of Macungie was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 9/6/18 at the Emmaus High School 500 Macungie Avenue after becoming involved in a fight.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Hit & Run:  reported on 9/8/18 in the 400 block of Main Street.  A white vehicle struck the driver’s side of victim’s KIA Sorento scratching the driver’s side door.

Criminal Trespass:  Jeremy Steigerwalt 32 of Allentown was arrested for Criminal Trespass after he entered the victim’s apartment through a bedroom window in the 200 block of Powder Mill Lane.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Harassment:  Vincent Taylor 31 of Coatesville was arrested on 9/11/18 for Harassment after a domestic disturbance in the unit block of N 8th Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A BMX Magna bicycle was found in the 500 block of Fernwood Street on 9/18/18. The bicycle is held at the Emmaus Police Department.
 

PRESS RELEASE – September 6, 2018

Retail Theft:  A 15 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 8/16/18 for Retail Theft after he removed a pack of cigarettes valued at $7.71 from the Turkey Hill 602 Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  Emily Higdon 18 of Topton was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance on 8/30/18 in the unit block of E Main Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Theft:  reported on 8/20/18.   Unknown actor removed victim’s trailer hitch valued at $200 from a grassy area in the 300 block of Pine Street.

Hit & Run:  reported on 8/30/18 in the 1000 block of Little Lehigh Drive.  Unknown vehicle struck the front of victim’s Toyota Tacoma causing $1,500 damage.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 8/31/18 in the 100 block of Pine Street.  Actor removed all 4 hubcaps off of victim’s Toyota Tundra totaling $100.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/3/18 in the 900 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown actor punctured victim’s tire on his Chevy Cavalier with a small knife/blade causing $200 damage.

Found Item:  A bag containing a blood sugar test kit was found in the 500 block of Broad Street.  The bag is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – August 21, 2018

Retail Theft:  Ashley Godshall 18 with no know address was arrested on 8/15/18 for Retail Theft after she removed an item from Turkey Hill 602 Chestnut Street without paying for it.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Retail Theft:  A 13 year old make was arrested for Retail Theft on 8/14/18 after he removed a pack of cigarettes valued at $7.20 from Turkey Hill 602 Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 8/10/18 in the 100 block of S 6th Street.  Actor removed paver bricks valued at $75 from victim’s property.

Simple Assault:  A 17 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 8/14/18 for Simple Assault and Harassment in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Theft:  reported on 8/14/18 in the 300 block of Minor Street.  Actor removed 4 tires valued at $2,000 from victim’s Toyota Venza.

Theft:  reported on 8/17/18 at Emmaus Community Park 1401 Shimerville Road.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed his wallet containing his debit card totaling $30.

Retail Theft:  reported on 8/17/18 at Weis Markets 1220 Chestnut Street.  A male removed $511.94 worth of items without paying for same.

Public Drunkenness:  Rudy Black 44 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/18/18 for Public Drunkenness in the 1000 block of Broad Street.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Underage Drinking:  A 17 year old male from Alburtis was arrested for Underage Drinking on 8/19/18 in the 1400 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

PRESS RELEASE – August 9, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Gerald Moyer 49 of Emmaus was arrested on 7/6/18 at 6th and Elm Streets for Driving Under the Influence, Driving While Under Suspension and Careless Driving after he struck a parked car.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Defiant Trespass:  Aidan Stevens 18 of Macungie was arrested on 7/11 for Defiant Trespass after he was twice removed from a property by the Emmaus Police Department  and ordered not to return.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Jason Engler and Kyle Ruch both 19 of Emmaus were arrested on 7/31/18 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana in the 300 block of S 10th Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Found Item:  A blue Schwinn bicycle was found in the unit block of N 6th Street on 8/1/18.  The bicycle is held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Retail Theft:  Marcus Dengler 23 and Kristian Boger 25 both of Macungie were arrested on 8/3/18 for Retail Theft after removing $95.53 worth of merchandise from Weis Markets 1220 Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Sale/Transfer of Firearms:  Donald Bortz 56 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/3/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm and Unsworn Falsifications after he attempted to purchase a firearm and falsified documents to obtain same.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Hit & Run:  reported on 8/6/18 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  An unknown vehicle sideswiped the rear passenger side bumper of victim’s Subaru Outback & left the area.

Theft:  reported on 8/6/18 at the Emmaus High School  500 Macungie Avenue.  Unknown actor removed miscellaneous clothing from a locked locker totaling $370.

PRESS RELEASE – July 31, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Alex Rosado-Ferrer 32 of Allentown was arrested on 6/9/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Operating a Vehicle Without Rear Lights at 10th & Chestnut Streets.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft:  Edgar Chicas 20 of Willow Grove was arrested on 7/29/18 for Theft after he removed a backpack containing a cellphone totaling $380 from the foyer of CVS 702 Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Hit & Run:  reported on 7/14/18 in the unit block of S 6th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Ford Freestar damaging the drivers side rear light and bumper.

Theft:  reported on 7/15/18 in the 500 block of Keystone Avenue.  Actor removed a seat and 2 side cases from a Harley Motorcycle totaling $1,500.

Retail Theft:  Tina Brown 55 of Emmaus was arrested on 7/13/18 for Retail Theft after she removed $586.15 worth of merchandise from Weis Market 1220 Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Rachael Davis 24 of Easton was arrested on 7/21/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Driving with a Suspension License in the 300 block of Main Street after she was involved in an auto accident.  Davis was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft of a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 7/27/18 in the 800 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor stole victim’s locked Honda CRV valued at $15,000.  Vehicle was recovered on 7/28/18 in Lehighton.

Theft of a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 7/20/18 in the 100 block of Jefferson Street.  Actor stole victim’s unlocked 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee valued at $2,000.  Vehicle was recovered on 7/28/18 in the borough.

Burglary:  reported on 7/29/18 in the 800 block of Ridge Street.  Actor cut the lock on victim’s shed and removed various power tools and a compressor totaling $975.

PRESS RELEASE:

Driving Under the Influence:  Tyler Durante 26 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/29/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving after he was involved in an auto accident in the 500 block of N 3rd Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Kallie Thomas 19 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/21/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana in the 300 block of S 10th Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Hit and Run:  reported on 7/5/18 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Unknown vehicle struck a fence, damaging same and left the scene causing $1,000 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 7/6/18 in the unit block of S Cherry Street.  Actor threw a rock at the victim’s home denting the aluminum siding causing $100 damage.

Fleeing/Eluding Police:  Grady Hills Jr 20 of Coopersburg was arrested on 7/6/18 for Fleeing/Eluding Police, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Accident Involving Unattended Vehicle, Careless Driving, Speeding, Driving With out a License after he failed to stop his vehicle in the 500 block of E Main Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

 

PRESS RELEASE – July 3, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Shanice Maxwell 25 of Northampton was arrested on 6/9/18 for Driving Under  the Influence and Failure to Drive Within Lane at Cedar Crest Blvd and Chestnut Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Wilfredo Rivera 56 of Bethlehem was arrested on 6/10/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Obedience to Traffic Control and Failure to Driving Within Lane in the 200 block of E Main Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Khalil Tomlinson 24 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/11/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Reckless Driving, Obedience to Traffic Control & Possession of Marijuana in the 300 block of State Road.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Khalil Tomlinson 24 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/16/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Reckless Driving & Accident Involving Property Damage at S 6th and Broad Streets after he left the scene of an accident.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Douglas Durn 55 of Middletown DE was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Driving on the Right Side of Roadway on 6/23/18 in the 200 block of Elm Street. Durn was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft:  reported on 7/1/18 at the Emmaus Community Pool 1401 Shimerville Road.  Unknown actor removed victim’s backpack which contained a cellphone and miscellaneous clothing valued at $880.

Theft:  reported on 7/1/18 in the 500 block of Jubilee Street.  Unknown actor removed a Samsung cellphone valued at $500 from a residence.

PRESS RELEASE – June 28, 2018

Public Drunkenness:  Catherine Cohen 35 of Cambridge MA was arrested on 6/9/18 for Public Drunkenness in the 600 block of Berger Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Chad Howells 38 and Buffy Quier 42 both of Emmaus were arrested for Harassment on 6/12/18 in the 200 block of S 4th Street after a domestic dispute.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 6/20/18 at St. Ann’s Church, 415 S 6th Street.  Actor entered the main church and broke the collection box off of a table.  Actor then left the church with the box and $50 cash.

Found Item:  An  Ipod was found in the 800 block of Chestnut Street on 6/21/18.  The Ipod is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Trespassing:  A 13 and a 17 year old male were arrested on 6/22/18 for Trespassing in the 300 block of Furnace Street after they had been previously warned not to be on the property.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/23/18 in the 900 block of Buttonwood Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a pair of sunglasses, a cellphone and a set of keys totaling $230.

Criminal Mischief:  Chasity Blouch 24 of Myerstown was arrested for Criminal Mischief, Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness on 6/24/18 in the unit block of S 4th Street after officers responded to the location a 2nd time after Blouch broke a door and was disturbing the peace.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 6/25/18 in the 100 block of S 5th Street.  Actor entered home and removed a 50’ TV valued at $750.

Burglary:  reported on 6/25/18 in the 500 block of Dalton Street.  Actor entered a shed and removed 2 air conditioners and various power tools valued at $1,440.

Found Item:  A Roadmaster bicycle was found on 6/27/18 at N 5th and Harrison Streets.  The bicycle is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE:  June 19, 2018

Hit and Run:  reported on 6/12/18 in the 400 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Ford truck breaking the driver’s side mirror and leaving the scene.

Found Item:  Cash was found on 6/15/18 at Harrison and Turner Streets.  Money is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Theft:  reported on 6/15/18 in the 200 block of S 4th Street.  Unknown actor removed a Nishiki bicycle valued at $300.

Found Item:  A wallet was found at Rita’s Italian Ice, 610 Chestnut Street on 6/16/18.  The wallet is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Attempted Thefts:  4 unlocked vehicles were entered by unknown actors in the 600, 700 and 800 blocks of Fernwood Street on 6/18/18.  No property was reported stolen.

Burglary:  reported on 6/18/18 in the 500 block of Evergreen Street.  Actor forcibly entered the home and removed car keys, a purse and a Kia Sorento totaling $28,250.

Attempted Burglary:  reported on 6/18/18 in the 500 block of Fernwood Street.  Actor attempted to gain access to the home through a window.

Theft:  reported on 6/18/18 at the Emmaus Community Pool, 1401 Shimerville Road.  An Iphone 7 with a case were stolen from an unlocked locker.  $840 total value.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 6/18/18 in the 700 block of Fernwood Street.  Actor entered an unlocked vehicle and removed a wallet with various cards valued at $15.

 

PRESS RELEASE – June 12, 2018

False ID:  A 17 year old male from Macungie was arrested on 5/9/18 for using a False ID to Purchase Liquor in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Retail Theft:  Amir Alford 18, no known address, was arrested on 5/21/18 for Retail Theft after he removed a pack of cigars valued at $8.40 from 7-11, 1146 Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Retail Theft:  A 15 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 6/5/18 for Retail Theft after he removed $47.88 worth of merchandise from CVS, 702 Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Harassment:  Scott Howerter 51 of Emmaus was arrested on 6/7/18 for harassment following an incident at Weis Markets, 1220 Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 5/31/18.  Victims reported her Green Recycling Bin was stolen from the unit block of N. 2nd Street.  Value of bin is $15.

Retail Theft:  A 15 year old male from Wescosville was arrested for Retail Theft on 6/4/18 when he attempted to leave Weis Market 1220 Chestnut Street with $36.29 worth of merchandise.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 6/1/18 at Lions Park, 619 Ridge Street.  Unknown actor painted graffiti on a sliding board and grass causing $100 damage.

Simple Assault:  Keith Wigfall 47 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault and Harassment on 6/6/18 after a domestic dispute in the 200 block of Powder Mill Lane.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

PRESS RELEASE:  May 25, 2018

Sale of Firearm:  Amanda Beers 35 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/24/18 for Sale of Firearm and Unsworn Falsification after she attempted to purchase a firearm at Xtreme Gun Worx Shop while she was not legally permitted to own/purchase a firearm.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Receiving Stolen Property:  Angela Feather 28 of Allentown was arrested on 5/22/18 for Receiving Stolen Property.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  Kyle Ruch 19 of Emmaus was arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 5/14/18 after he threw live fireworks at the victim’s in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  Charged filed with Lehigh County Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Zachary Smith 31 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/11/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving, Failure to Drive on Right Side of the roadway and Failure to Drive Within Lane in the 500 block of State Avenue.  Smith was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Megan Kobel 25 of Easton was arrested on 5/11/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Driving Within Lane in the 900 block of Chestnut Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Isaac Santana 31 of Bethlehem was arrested on 5/20/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Failure to Drive Within Lane and Obedience to Traffic Control Devices in the 200 block of Main Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Madelin Hernandez 30 of Macungie was arrested on 5/14/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Following too Closely in the 300 block of Main Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Possession of Marijuana:  Jaime Cruz 33 of Allentown was arrested on 5/18/18 for Possession of Marijuana, Driving Under Suspension and Expired Registration at North Street and Cedar Crest Blvd.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  Andrew Kratzer 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/23/18 for Theft From a Motor Vehicle, Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in the 600 block of Berger Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – May 17, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Daniel Turek 35 of Emmaus was arrested on 5/6/18 for Driving Under the Influence in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street.  Turek was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 5/6/18 in the 500 block of N 7th Street.  Actor entered the home and removed a Apple watch valued at $400.

Theft:  reported on 5/7/18 in the unit block of S 2nd Street.  A package delivered by UPS was stolen from outside the victim’s door.  The package contained a Smart Watch valued at $200.

Found Item:  A Mongoose bicycle was found in 5/8/18 in the unit block of N 6th Street.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Retail Theft:  Asa Blunt 18 of Macungie and Bryan Henderson 21 with no known address were arrested on 5/9/18 for Retail Theft after removing food items from 602 Chestnut Street.  Henderson was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.  A citation was issued at the Magistrate’s office for Blunt.

Defiant Trespass:  Michael Kerak 51 with no known address was arrested on 5/9/18 in the unit block of Harrison Street for Defiant Trespass when he refused to leave a residence after being told multiple times.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 5/13/18 in the 200 block of N 6th Street.  Actor smashed the windshield and side mirror of victim’s Honda CRX causing $350 damage.

PRESS RELEASE:  May 7, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Brandan Fedor 33 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Accident Involving Damage to Unattended Vehicle and Failure to Signal on 4/1/18 in the 500 block of Elm Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  Randy McKinney 38 of Allentown was arrested on 4/4/18 for Possession of a Controlled Substance after a traffic stop on N 8th Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Sale/Transfer of a Firearm:  Roberto Santiago 22 of Allentown was arrested on 4/13/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm and Unsworn Falsification/Statements after he attempted to purchase a firearm at the Golden Trigger Gun Shop while prohibited from doing so.

Harassment:  A 14 year old male was arrested on 4/20/18 for Harassment after slapping another student at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  Lloyd Ohl 24 of Coopersburg was arrested on 4/24/18 for Criminal Mischief after he damaged the victim’s driver’s side door window at 501 Broad Street causing $699 damage.

Hit & Run:  reported on 5/4/18 in the 100 block of Jefferson Street.  Unknown vehicle damaged the drivers side door of victim’s Dodge Pickup.

Hit & Run:  reported on 5/5/18 in the 400 block of John Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the victim’s Chevy Geotracker damaging the driver’s side mirror causing $100 damage.

Theft:  reported on 5/5/18 in the 600 block of Evergreen Street.  Unknown actor removed a 50lb gas tank valued at $500 from the side of victim’s home.

PRESS RELEASE – April 30, 2018

Retail Theft:  Two (2) 15 year old males were arrested on 4/17/18 for Retail Theft after they removed $240 worth of various items from Weis Markets, 1220 Chestnut Street.  Citations were filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Terroristic Threats:  A 17 year old female was arrested on 4/18/18 for Terroristic Threats and Disorderly Conduct after she threatened another student at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/18/18 in the unit block of S 3rd Street.  Unknown actor smashed the carport window which damaged the victim’s vehicle causing $1,650 damage.

Hit & Run:  reported on 4/25/18 in the 500 block of Broad Street.  Unknown vehicle sideswiped victim’s Hyundai Sonata causing damage to the driver’s side fender and side mirror.

Possession of a Weapon on School Property:  A 15 year old male was arrested on 4/27/18 after he was found in possession of a folding knife at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Found Item:  A girl’s Next bicycle was found in the 500 block of State Road on 4/29/18.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Theft:  reported on 4/30/18 in the 700 block of Furnace Street.  Unknown actor entered 2 trailers and removed numerous lawn care items totaling $2,538.

PRESS RELEASE – April 17, 2018

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old male was arrested on 3/12/18 for Disorderly Conduct after he used a classroom phone to call 911 when no emergency existed at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 17 year old female was arrested on 3/16/18 for Disorderly Conduct for engaging in a fight at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 and a 18 year old male were arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 4/2/18 after they engaged in a fight at the Emmaus High School. Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Tobacco on School Property:  A 15 year old female was arrested for Possession of Tobacco on School Property on 4/4/18 at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Driving Under the Influence:  Robert Barnett 34 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/8/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Criminal Mischief after he was involved in a domestic dispute and was stopped operating a vehicle in the 400 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Sale/Transfer of Firearm:  Matthew Walter 30 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/9/18 for Sale/Transfer of a Firearm after he attempted to purchase a firearm at 358 Main Street by using false information.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Theft:  Jimmy Ramos 29 of Bethlehem was arrested on 4/9/18 for Theft from a Motor Vehicle after he was found with 2 tires and wheels valued at $500 which were removed from a Honda Accord on the Vinart overflow lot at 140 State Road.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft:  A Ridgid generator was stolen from the back porch in the 400 block of Ridge Street on 4/10/18.  Actor cut a chain and removed the generator valued at $1,500.

Theft:  A Fit bicycle valued at $500 was stolen from Macungie Avenue on 4/10/18

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/11/18 in the 400 block of North Street.  The rear driver’s side window of the victim’s GMC Jimmy was smashed by a bb.  Total damage $100

False Reports to Law Enforcement:  Matthew Dawson 47 of Northampton was arrested on 4/11/18 for False Reports to Law Enforcement after he reported a false robbery in the 600 block of Chestnut Street on 4/2/18.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Retail Theft:  Annie Mendoza 37 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/13/18 for Retail Theft after she attempted to remove $152 worth of items from CVS 702 Chestnut Street without paying for them.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Patrick Price 41 of Bethlehem was arrested on 4/14/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Driving Under Suspension, Failure to Drive Within a Lane and Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana in the 300 block of State Road.  He was transported to Lehigh DUI Center for processing

Theft:  reported on 4/14/18 in the 300 block of Fairview Street.  A 2006 Yamaha Banshee ATV was removed from the victim’s yard.  Value $3,000.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/15/18 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Actor punctured all 4 tires and scratched the trunk and passenger side of victim’s VW Jetta causing $2,000 damage.

Theft:  reported on 4/15/18 in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown actor entered the rear of building and removed a purse containing various items totaling $75.

PRESS RELEASE – April 10, 2018

Criminal Trespass:  Four (4) 15 year old males were arrested on 3/29/18 for Criminal Trespassing and Criminal Mischief after they entered a warehouse in the 300 block of S 4th Street and damaged the interior.  Damages totaled $20,395.

Theft:  Lauren Beitler 29 of Northampton was arrested on 3/13/18 for Theft and Receiving Stolen Property after $121 was found missing from her place of employment in the 600 block of State Avenue.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Kasey Ernst 23 of Whitehall was arrested on 3/30/18 for Driving Under the Influence and No Registration in the 400 block of N 6th Street.  Ernst was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/5/18 in the 200 block of N 4th Street.  Both driver’s side tires of victim’s GMC Jimmy were slashing. $400 damage

Found Item:  A Samsung Cellphone was found on 4/6/18 in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.  Cellphone is being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Theft:  reported on 4/7/18 in the 300 block of Powder Mill Lane.  Actor removed the head lamp valued at $40 from victim’s vehicle.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/8/18 at Moyer and North Streets.  The windshield on victim’s Honda was smashed.  Total damage $300

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Randy McKinney 38 of Allentown was arrested on 4/9/18 for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in the unit block of Macungie Avenue after he was arrested on a warrant.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – April 3, 2018

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Jason Engler 19, Anthony Lindstrom 18 and Kyle Ruch 18 all of Emmaus were arrested on 2/20/18 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Defiant Trespass after they were found on borough property while closed.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Criminal Mischief:  Four 15 year old and one 16 year old males were arrested on 3/16/18 for Criminal Mischief after they were found damaging four vehicles at S 3rd and S 4th Streets causing $976 damage.

Driving Under the Influence:  Adam Carlson 31 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/17/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Driving Under Suspension after a traffic stop in the 500 block of Dalton Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Found Item:  A Magna Dirt Works bicycle was found on 3/28/18 at 1220 Chestnut Street.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Driving Under the Influence:  Jordan Delong 32 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/29/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Stop Sign Violation and Expired Inspection at Macungie Avenue and North Street after a traffic stop.  Delong was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Ty Haldeman 24 of Allentown was arrested on 3/29/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving in the 200 block of Harrison Street after stopped for speeding.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 4/1/18 in the 600 block of Broad Street.  Victim found the  windshield of his Chevy smashed.  Total damage $150

Hit & Run:  reported on 4/1/18 at Evergreen Street and Mountain Blvd.  Victim’s vehicle was struck by a tan sedan causing scratches on the passenger side door.

PRESS RELEASE – March 27, 2018

Theft:  reported on 3/19/18 in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor removed 2 large metal decorative trash receptacles placed on the street by the borough costing a total of $600.

Retail Theft:  reported on 3/19/18 at 702 Chestnut Street.  A white male entered the store, loaded a basket with allergy medication totaling $1,520 and fled in a maroon Saturn.

Retail Theft:  reported on 3/20/18 at 702 Chestnut Street.  4 black males entered the store and put various types of over-the-counter medications totaling $642 in their coat pockets and left the store.

Theft:  reported on 3/22/18 in the 600 block of N 2nd Street.  Unknown actor removed 4 tires from victim’s Mitsubishi Galant and placed the vehicle on cinder blocks.  Total loss $1,000

Hit and Run:  reported on 3/23/18 at 3rd and Main Streets.  Victim’s vehicle was struck by a green truck at the intersection damaging the driver’s side rear and bumper totaling $2,000 damage.

Hit and Run:  reported on 3/24/18 at 6th and Ridge Streets.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Volvo C30 breaking the driver’s side mirror.

PRESS RELEASE – March 19, 2018

Stolen ATV:  A red and white Yamaha Warrior was stolen from the 600 block of Chestnut Street on 3/6/18

Driving Under the Influence:  Heather Gehringer 30 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/11/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Recklessly Endanger Another Person and Accident Involving Unattended Property after she was involved in a hit and run accident in the 800 block of North Street with a child in the vehicle.

Criminal Mischief:  Jonathan Kunkel 53 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/6/18 for Criminal Mischief, Reckless Driving, Careless Driving and Harassment after he purposely backed into the victim’s vehicle and left the scene in the 600 block of Furnace Street. Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old female was arrested on 2/28/18 for Disorderly Conduct after she created a disturbance at the Emmaus High School.   A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Hit & Run:  reported on 3/4/18 in the 600 block of Walnut Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side rear corner panel and side mirror of victim’s Hyundai causing $500 damage.

Stolen Motor Vehicle: A green 1997 Honda CRV was stolen on 3/6/18 in the 300 block of N 3rd Street.

Hit & Run:  reported on 3/8/18 in the unit block of S 6th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side rear end of victim’s Chevy Spark.

Harassment:  Allen Esteves 55 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/9/18 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue for Harassment after a domestic dispute.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Burglary:  reported in the 300 block of Golden Street.  Unknown actor broke a window and entered the home.

Public Drunkenness:  Kristopher Miller 39 of Lehighton was arrested on 3/11/18 for Public Drunkenness in the 500 block of S 7th Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Burglary:  reported on 3/14/18 in the 600 block of Walnut Street.  Unknown actor entered an unlocked garage and removed battery chargers totaling $212.

Retail Theft:  reported on 3/14/18 in the 700 block of Harrison Street.  2 Hispanic females entered the business and began looking at sunglasses.  1 female distracted an employee, then both left the store.  3 pairs of sunglasses valued at a total of $500 were found missing.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 3/17/18 in the 600 block of State Road.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked Chevy HHR and removed a Samsung cellphone valued at $100.

Theft:  reported on 3/17/18 in the 300 block of Green Street. Actor removed the PA registration plate and frame from victim’s Mitsubishi Outback.  Total value $53.

PRESS RELEASE – FEBRUARY 7, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Stephen Kuzman 45 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving and Speeding on 1/15/18 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue after he was seen traveling at a high rate of speed.  Kuzman was transported to Lehigh County DUI and processed.

Possession of Marijuana:  Wyatt Weber 20 of Allentown was arrested on 1/18/18 in the 200 block of E Harrison Street for Possession of Marijuana after a traffic stop.  Charges filed.

Burglary:  reported on 1/31/18 in the 300 block of S 4th Street.  Unknown actor shot out multiple windows with a BB gun, entered the building and damaged the interior.

Public Drunkenness:  Constance David 51 of Emmaus was arrested on 2/2/18 for Public Drunkenness after she created a disturbance in the 900 block of Fernwood Street. A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A set of 2 Honda keys on a fob were found on 2/5/18 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  The keys are being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – March 1st, 2018

Burglary: reported on 1/27/18 in the 300 block of Main Street.  Unknown actors broke in to a business and removed miscellaneous items totaling $9,026.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:   A 16 year old male was arrested for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia on 2/2/18 after he was found under the influence at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Probation.

Theft:  A 12 year old male and a 16 year  old male were arrested for Theft on 2/13/18 after they removed money from a home in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Probation.

Driving Under the Influence:  Stephen Coulsey, 48, of Topton was arrested on 2/11/18 for Driving Under the Influence and No Turn on Red after a vehicle stop in the 00 block of S 6th Street.  He was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 2/12/18 in the 1100 block of Cold Stream Court.  Unknown actor removed the catalytic converter, valued at $550, from the victim’s Honda Accord.

Driving Under the Influence: Felix Dejesus, 54, of Allentown was arrested on 2/15/18 for Driving Under the Influence in the 300 block of Main Street. He was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Hit and Run:  reported on 2/15/18 in the 300 block of Broad Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the victim’s Ford Mustang damaging the rear driver’s side bumper and mirror.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 2/20/18 in the 500 block of Elm Street.  Actor damaged  the passenger side rear tires of  2 vehicles causing $120 damage.

Found Item:  A Roadmaster bicycle was found on Keystone Avenue on 2/21/18.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 2/21/18 in the 900 block of Glenwood Street.  Unknown actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed $6 in change.

Stolen Motor Vehicle:  reported on 2/21/18 in the 400 block of Keystone Avenue.  Unknown actor stole a 1999 maroon Toyota Camry valued at $2,000. Vehicle was later recovered in Allentown.

Found Item:  A set of Ford keys were found on 2/22/18 in the 500 block of Fernwood Street.  Keys are stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Found Item:  A Manta scooter was found on 2/23/18 in the unit block of N 2nd Street.  The scooter is stored at the Emmaus Police Department

Found Item:  A Huffy bicycle was found on 2/26/18 in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – February 12, 2018

Stalking:  Chris Giacobbe, 58, of Emmaus was arrested on 1/9/18 for Stalking and Harassment after he allegedly, repeatedly, harassed the victim after being told to stop.  Giacobbe was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center, processed and arraigned.

Driving Under the Influence:  Danasia Dancy, 21, of Allentown was arrested on 1/20/18 for Driving under the Influence and Careless Driving after she was stopped for a traffic violation in the 300 block of Main Street.  Dancy was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Forgery:  Craig Middlebrooks, 61, of New York, NY was arrested on 1/26/18 for Forgery, Theft, Unauthorized Use of a Credit Card, Identity Theft, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Paraphernalia after he attempted to withdraw funds from a bank account with false identification. Middlebrooks was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center, processed and arraigned.

Public Drunkenness:  Chad Ahn, 48, of Emmaus was arrested for Public Drunkenness on 1/28/18 after he entered an unlocked vehicle in the 200 block of Penn St., then fell asleep. A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Bryan Delong, 39, of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment on 2/9/18 after he was involved in a domestic dispute in the 500 block of Broad Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Simple Assault:  Robert Davidoski, 62, of Philadelphia was arrested on 2/9/18 for Simple Assault and Harassment after he was involved in a domestic dispute in the 900 block of Fernwood Street.  Davidoski was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center, processed and arraigned.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 2/10/18 in the 100 block of S 2nd Street.  Victim found the driver’s side rear window of his Chevy Silverado broken. Total damage: $300.

Hit & Run:  reported on 2/10/18 in the unit block of Macungie Avenue.  Unknown actor struck victim’s Mitsubishi Lancer damaging the driver’s side mirror.

PRESS RELEASE – FEBRUARY 7, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Stephen Kuzman 45 of Emmaus was arrested for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving and Speeding on 1/15/18 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue after he was seen traveling at a high rate of speed.  Kuzman was transported to Lehigh County DUI and processed.

Possession of Marijuana:  Wyatt Weber 20 of Allentown was arrested on 1/18/18 in the 200 block of E Harrison Street for Possession of Marijuana after a traffic stop.  Charges filed.

Burglary:  reported on 1/31/18 in the 300 block of S 4th Street.  Unknown actor shot out multiple windows with a BB gun, entered the building and damaged the interior.

Public Drunkenness:  Constance David 51 of Emmaus was arrested on 2/2/18 for Public Drunkenness after she created a disturbance in the 900 block of Fernwood Street. A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A set of 2 Honda keys on a fob were found on 2/5/18 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  The keys are being held at the Emmaus Police Department.

 

PRESS RELEASE – January 29, 2018

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  A 16 year old male was arrested on 1/10/18 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana and Controlled Substance in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Justice Hoffman 23 of Slatington was arrested on 1/10/18 for Driving Under  the Influence in the unit block of E Main Street after striking a pole.  He was transported to Lehigh DUI Center and processed.

Possession of Control Substance:  A 17 year old male from Emmaus was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana and Paraphernalia on 1/17/18 after he created a disturbance at the Emmaus High School. Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Simple Assault:  A 17 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 1/17/18 for Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest and Possession of Controlled Substance  after he become physically offensive towards an officer.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/25/18 in the 500 block of Minor Street.  Actor slashed the driver’s side rear tire on the victim’s Dodge Dakota & sprayed dry chemical from a fire extinguisher onto the driver’s side causing $150 damage.

Disorderly Conduct:  reported on 1/25/18 in the 500 block of Adrain Street.  4 vehicles were sprayed with dry chemical from a fire extinguisher.  No damage was reported.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/25/18 in the 400 block of Fairview Street.  Unknown actor slashed the passenger side tire of 3 vehicles causing $550 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/26/18 in the 500 block of Alpine Circle.  The driver’s side window on victim’s Chrysler was shattered.  $300 damage.

Burglary:  reported on 1/26/18 in the 100 block of N 6th Street.  A window was pried open and the actor entered the building setting of the alarm.  Nothing reported taken.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/26/18 in the 600 block of E Berger Street.  Unknown actor shot the front door side window of victim’s Chevy Suburban with a BB gun causing $300 damage

Theft:  reported on 1/26/18 in the 400 block of Fairview Street.  Actor removed a 3 ft ceramic Santa valued at $50 from the porch.

Simple Assault:  Blaize Cserpnyak 29 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/27/18 for Simple Assault and Harassment after he was involved in a domestic dispute in the 300 block of Broad Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 1/26/18 in the 500 block of Turner Street. Unknown actor broke a window and entered the home removing a television set valued at $500.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/27/18 in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  Unknown actor smashed the rear driver’s side window of victim’s Kia Sorento causing $400 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – JANUARY 23, 2018

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/12/18 in the 300 block of Powder Mill Lane.  Actor broke the passenger side window of victim’s Honda Accord causing $300 damage.

Hit and Run:  reported on 1/12/18 in the 500 block of Minor Street.  Unknown vehicle struck and broke the driver’s side mirror on victim’s Dodge Dakoda.

Harassment:  Tony Smith Sr 44 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/18/18 in the 600 block of Walnut Street after he had sent multiple threatening text messages.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Simple Assault:  Branden David 23 of Schwenksville was arrested on 1/18/18 for Simple Assault and Harassment after he was involved in a domestic dispute in the unit block of E Harrison Street. 

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/20/18 in the 100 block of Ridge Street.  Unknown actor smashed the left side passenger window on victim’s Chrysler Town and Country causing $500 damage.

Found Item:  A black drone was found in the 600 block of Cherokee Street.  Drone is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Hit and Run:  reported on 1/22/18 in the 200 block of Delong Avenue. Unknown vehicle struck the victim’s Hyundai Elantra leaving scratches on the rear drivers side.

PRESS RELEASE – January 11, 2018

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  A 17 year old female was arrested on 1/2/18 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Dylan Mertl 22 of Allentown was arrested on 12/22/17 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Expired Registration after a traffic stop in the 500 block of Dalton Street.  Charges filed.

Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle:  Tyrone Guy 34 of Allentown was arrested on 1/4/18 for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Criminal Mischief and Driving Without a License in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street after he took the victim’s vehicle without permission and caused damage to the front end.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Defiant Trespass:  Keith Smykal 37 was arrested for Defiant Trespass on 1/8/18 after he was found on the back porch of a home in the 800 block of Franklin Street after he was previously informed by the homeowners not to return.  He was transported to Lehigh County Book Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 1/8/18 in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor en