Police Blotter

PRESS RELEASE:  April 9, 2019

Driving Under the Influence:  Sarai Vazquez-Marin 28 of Riverdale MD was arrested on 3/31/19 for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive within Lane in the 600 block of State Avenue.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Burglary:  Christian Engler 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/8/19 for Burglary and Theft.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Found Property:  A set of keys were found on 4/4/19 in the 300 block of Main Street.  The keys are stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Simple Assault:  Edwin Wertman 23 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/4/19 for Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats and Harassment in the 700 block of Furnace Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Littering/Dumping:  Donna Basiano 50 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/6/19 for Scattering Rubbish in the unit block of S 12th Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

PFA Violation:  Luis Disla 43 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/7/19 for a PFA Violation in the 600 block of Furnace Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 15 year old and a 16 year old female, both of Macungie, were arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 4/8/19 at the Emmaus High School.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

PRESS RELEASE – April 3, 2019

Tobacco on School Property:  A 16 year old male from Macungie was arrested on 3/26/19 for Possession of Tobacco on School Property.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 3/29/19 in the 400 block of Ridge Street.  Actor scratched the rear passenger door of victim’s Nissan Altima causing $300 damage.

Found Property: A black Mart Cart with basket was found on 3/30/19 in the 100 block of Lee Street. Cart is being stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Public Drunkenness:  Constance David 52 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/30/19 for Public Drunkenness in the unit block of Greenleaf Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Fleeing/Eluding Police:  Charles Burgert 39 of Emmaus was arrested on 4/2/19 for Fleeing/Eluding Police, Resisting Arrest, Reckless Driving, Careless Driving, Driving While Under Suspension, Stop Sign Violation, Passing in a No Passing Zone and Speeding.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – March 26, 2019

Terroristic Threats:  Marcus Oliver 30 of North Charleston SC was arrested on 2/22/19 for Terroristic Threats and Harassment.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  A 16 year old male from Macungie was arrested on 3/13/19 for Possession of a Controlled Substance at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 18 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 3/16/19 for Disorderly Conduct after a fight at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Burglary:  reported on 3/23/19 in the 700 block of Evergreen Street.  Actor broke a window and entered the residence removing a battery charger valued at $50.

Simple Assault:  Preston Gardner 22 of Allentown was arrested on 3/24/19 for Simple Assault and Harassment after an altercation in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – March 19, 2019

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 3/7/19 in the unit block of Main Street.  A window was shot out by a small bb.  $500 damage reported.

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  Jennifer Daily 32 of Emmaus was arrested on 3/8/19 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Expired Registration in the 300 block of State Avenue.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Burglary:  reported on 3/9/17 in the 300 block of Pine Street.  Actor forced open the rear door of the home

Simple Assault:  Christopher Harris 40 of Allentown was arrested on 3/14/19 for Simple Assault, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Criminal Mischief, Harassment and Reckless Driving in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 3/13/19 in the 600 block of N 2nd Street.   Actor forcibly entered the home and removed jewelry

Found Item:  A tan wallet was found on 3/14/19 in the parking lot of the Emmaus High School.  The wallet is held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Driving Under the Influence:  Sandra Leonard 66 of Merritt Island, Florida, was arrested on 3/14/19 for Driving Under the Influence and Roadway Laned for Traffic at Cedar Crest Blvd and Chestnut Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 3/15/19 in the 300 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor entered victim’s garage and removed a power washer and tools totaling $600.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 3/16/19 in the unit block of Cherry Street.  On 2 different dates, actor slashed a total of 8 tires on victim’s Toyota Camry causing $720 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – March 6, 2019

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  A 16 year old male from Alburtis was arrested on 2/11/19 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  Brandi Cox 25 of Emmaus was arrested on 2/18/19 for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Drug Paraphernalia.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  Multiple vehicles on N 2nd, N 3rd, W Spruce, E Spruce and Pine Streets were entered on 2/24/19. Thefts were reported from 2 of the vehicles and 6 vehicles were rummaged through with no property reported missing.  The Emmaus Police Department would like to remind citizens to lock their vehicle doors and not keep any valuables inside the vehicles.

Driving Under the Influence:  Joshua Brown 30 of Wescosville was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and a Stop Sign violation on 2/24/19 on S 7th Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft: reported on 3/2/19 in the 200 block of North Street.  Actor removed a snow blower valued at $800 from victims porch.

Driving Under the Influence:  William Howey 42 of Easton was arrested on 2/27/19 for Driving Under the Influence in the 400 block of State Avenue.  Howey was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 3/5/19 in the 500 block of Liberty Street.  Unknown actor scratched both sides of victims Toyota Sienna causing $200 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – February 22, 2019

Found Item:  2 sets of keys were found on 2/8/19 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  1 set contains a Hyundai key and the other a Chevy key.  Both are stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Driving Under the Influence:  Roberto Rivera 26 of Emmaus was arrested on 2/9/19 for Driving Under the Influence, Obedience to Traffic Control Devices and Racing on Highways in the 600 block of State Avenue.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  Bailey Sherman 20 of Center Valley was arrested for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana and Obedience to Traffic Control Devices on 2/16/19 in the 300 block of Main Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Found Item:  A Magna bicycle was found on 2/11/19 in the 1200 block of W Jubilee Street.  The bicycle is held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Possession of a Controlled Substance:  Kristen Fisher 45, No Known Address, was arrested on 2/21/19 at 1025 Chestnut Street for Possession of a Controlled Substance.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

 

PRESS RELEASE – February 7, 2019

Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana:  A 14 year old female from Alburtis was arrested on 1/25/19 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana & Possession with Intent to use Drug Paraphernalia at the Emmaus High School.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  A 13 year old and a 14 year old male both from Emmaus were arrested on 1/23/19 for Criminal Mischief and Trespassing after they entered a lot at 210 State Avenue and damaged 5 tires.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  A 13 year old and a 14 year old male both from Emmaus were arrested on 1/25/19 for Criminal Mischief in the unit block of Berger Street.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Retail Theft:  A 16 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 1/31/19 for Retail Theft from Weis Markets 1220 Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Trespass:  Two 13 year old and a 14 year old males all from Emmaus were arrested on 1/22/19 for Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief after they entered and caused damaged to an unoccupied home in the 500 block of Minor Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Driving Under the Influence:  Christian Castillo 27 of Allentown was arrested on 1/17/19 for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive With in Lane in the 300 block of Cedar Crest Blvd.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Kathryn McEvilly 28 of Weissport was arrested on 1/27/19 for Driving Under the Influence in the unit block of E Main Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Theft:  reported on 2/6/19 in the 100 block of N 2nd Street.  Unknown actor removed an item from a box delivered to the location and a flag totaling $170.

PRESS RELEASE – January 31, 2019

Theft:  2 tires and wheels were stolen from a Honda Fit on 1/24/19 in the 200 block of Ridge Street.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/24/19 at the Emmaus Community Park, 1400 Shimerville Road.  Actor broke the window on a door and a bulletin board totaling $400.

Theft:  reported on 1/25/19 in the 200 block of S 12th Street.  Actor removed an antique donkey valued at $800 from victim’s yard.

Found Item:  A key was found at Harrison and 1st Streets on 1/26/19.  Key is held a the Emmaus Police Department.

Underage Drinking:  Alana Hoffman 19 of Emmaus was arrested for Underage Drinking in the 100 block of N 8th Street on 1/27/19.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

 

PRESS RELEASE -  January 22, 2019

 Disorderly Conduct:  John Nebinski  43, no known address, was arrested on 1/10/19 for Disorderly Conduct in the 600 block of Chestnut Street and on 1/18/19 after causing a disturbance at Weis Markets, 1220 Chestnut Street.  Citations were filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found Item:  A set of 3 GM keys were found in the 400 block of Jubilee Street on 1/10/19.  Keys are held at the Emmaus Police Department.

Driving Under the Influence:  Joshua Rompilla 25 of Allentown was arrested for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive Within Lane in the 600 block of Chestnut Street on 1/12/19.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Public Drunkenness:  Kaila Hittner 23 of Palmeton was arrested on 1/12/19 for Public Drunkenness in the 100 block of S 4th Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Tobacco in Schools:  A 17 year old male from Emmaus was arrested on 1/15/19 for Tobacco in School at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Found item:  A silver bicycle was found in the 1000 block of Lawrence Drive on 1/20/19.  The bicycle is held at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – January 10, 2019

Credit Card Fraud – Cathryn Buskirk 28 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/4/18 for Credit Card Fraud after using another person’s debit card multiple times with out consent.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 19 year old male from Alburtis was arrested at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue for Disorderly Conduct on 12/7/18.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/2/19 in the 200 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor caused $350 damage to victim’s Nissan Frontier while parked in the driveway.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/2/19 at Community Park, 1401 Shimerville Road.  Actor smashed both side mirrors, rear view mirror, cut microphone cord, removed panel below steering panel and broke the gas cap on a Chevy Silverado.  A dispenser in the men’s bathroom was also damaged.  Total damage $250.

Theft:  reported on 1/2/19 in the 400 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor removed a satchel containing a video cameras, 2 watches and miscellaneous items valued at $1,105.

Simple Assault: Seth Grim 25 of Emmaus was arrested for Simple Assault and Harassment on 1/3/19 after a disturbance in the 500 block of Evergreen Street.  Charges filed in Lehigh County Court.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 1/9/19 in the 800 block of N 6th Street.  Victim found a hole in a window of her home possibly caused by a BB.

PRESS RELEASE – January 2, 2019

Driving Under the Influence:  Slade Tufano 47 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/31/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving in the 100 block of Main Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Found item:  A key ring with a Jeep Key was turned into the Emmaus Police Department on 12/21/18.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/21/18 in the 700 block of Berger Street.  Victim reported a hole in a window of her home caused by a BB.  Total damage $100

Driving Under the Influence:  Randy Heffner 59 of Mertztown was arrested on 12/17/18 for Driving Under the Influence, Meeting/Overtaking a School Bus and Restriction on Alcoholic Beverages in the 800 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Stolen Motor Vehicle:  reported on 12/22/18 in the 500 block of Harrison Street.  Unknown actor took victim’s unlocked 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee valued at $30,000.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/24/18 in the unit block of Main Street.  Victim reported a hold in the front window of his home.  Total damage $500

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/26/18 in the 600 block of Chestnut Street. Unknown actor threw rocks at victim’s GMC Van breaking the windshield valued at $300

Theft:  reported on 12/29/18 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Actor removed a packaged valued at $30 from victim’s porch.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/30/18 in the 600 block of Fernwood Street. The front and rear driver’s side windows on victim’s Honda CRV valued at $250 were shot out with a BB.

Public Drunkenness:  Norma Figueroa 47 of Emmaus was arrested on 1/1/19 for Public Drunkenness in the 500 block of Broad Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

 

PRESS RELEASE – December 20, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Dennis Danko 71 of Alburtis was arrested on 12/12/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive Within Lane in the 900 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Simple Assault:  Stevie Kearse 31, no known address, was arrested on 12/13/18 for Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute in the 400 block of S 7th Street.  Charges filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Harassment:  Brandon Grim 25 and a 16 year old male both of Emmaus were arrested for Harassment on 12/15/18 after an altercation in the 100 block of S 6th Street.  Citations were filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 121/17/18 at Vinart, 210 State Road.  Unknown actor cut 5 tires on 4 vehicle parked in the overflow lot.  Total damage $1,000.

Criminal Trespass:  Mickey Jadallah 52 of Allentown was arrested for Criminal Trespass and Simple Assault on 12/17/18 after a disturbance in the 500 block of Jubilee Street.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Court.

Public Drunkenness:  Kristian Anderson 38 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/17/18 in the 300 block of Ridge Street for Public Drunkenness.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Burglary:  reported on 12/19/18 in the 900 block of Evergreen Street.  Unknown actor entered a home and removed a purse and wallet valued at $200.

Public Drunkenness:  Bradley Morris 35 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/19/18 for Public Drunkenness in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 12/19/18 in the 800 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown actor entered victim’s Hyundai and removed $10 in cash.

PRESS RELEASE:  December 13, 2018

Driving Under the Influence:  Melissa Biddle 40 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/2/18 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street.  she was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Underage Drinking:  A 14 year old female from Macungie was arrested on 12/5/18 at the Emmaus High School 500 Macungie Avenue for Underage Drinking.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 12/6/18 in the 100 block of N 4th Street.  Unknown actor removed a package valued at $35 from victim’s porch.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/9/18 in the 500 block of Iroquois Street.  Victim reported a small hole in his bay window possibly caused by a BB.  Total damage $500.

Theft:  reported on 12/10/18 in the 700 block of Furnace Street.  Unknown actor removed a package valued at $107 from victim’s porch.

Theft:  reported on 12/12/18 in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor removed 3 packages totaling $90 from victim’s porch.

Criminal Trespass:  Nikolai Regan 27 of Jim Thorpe was arrested on 12/12/18 in the 500 block of Harrison Street for Criminal Trespass (2 Counts), Harassment and Criminal Mischief.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Hit and Run:  reported on 12/12/18 in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Honda Accord damaging the driver’s side rear side, ¼ panel and mirror.

Theft:  reported on 12/12/18 at the Emmaus High School, 500 Macungie Avenue.  Unknown actor entered victim’s backpack and removed a pair of IPhone cordless earphones valued at $250.

Theft:  Stevie Kearse 31, no known address, was arrested on 12/13/18 for Theft and Receiving Stolen Property after he removed cash from Turkey Hill, 602 Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

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