Police Blotter

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 entered a window and proceeded to cause $1,640 of damage.

Harassment:  Melanie Guerra 18 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment on 1/9/18 after she was involved in a fight in the 500 block of Dalton Street.  Charges filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Robbery:  A 16 year old male from Emmaus was arrested for Robbery and Aggravated Assault with a weapon on 1/5/18 after he robbed and pistol whipped the victim in the 600 block of Green Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – 1/2/18

Hit and Run:  reported on 12/20/17 in the 300 block of Broad Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Dodge Ram causing a dent on the passenger side door and damaging the passenger side rear view mirror.

Disorderly Conduct:  Justice Hoffman 23 of Slatington was arrested on 12/4/17 for Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness in the unit block of S 4th Street after creating a disturbance in the area of Triangle Park.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  Francesco Maresca 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/22/17 for Theft, Receiving Stolen Property and Unauthorized Use of a Credit Card.  Maresca used the victim’s bank card in an attempt to access a bank account and make an online purchase.  Charges filed.

Disorderly Conduct:  A 17 year old female was arrested on 12/19/17 for Disorderly Conduct after she created a disturbance at the Emmaus High School.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Disorderly Conduct:  John Romeo 39 of Emmaus was arrested on 12/24/17 in the 400 block of Chestnut Street after he failed to turn down loud music after repeated complaints were received.  A citation was filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Hit & Run:  reported on 12/24/17 in the 500 block of Harrison Street.  Unknown vehicle sideswiped victim’s Jeep pushing it into the curb damaging the passenger side wheel.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/24/17 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Actor cut victim’s Christmas flag and 2 strands of lights.  Total damage $61

Hit & Run:  reported on 12/26/17 in the 700 block of Furnace Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side mirror causing $200 damage.

Hit & Run:  reported on 12/29/17 in the unit block of S 6th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the front of victim’s Mazda causing moderate damage.

Armed Robbery: reported on 1/1/18 at the Turkey Hill store located at 602 Chestnut St.  A male actor entered the store ,  stated he had a gun and demanded that the clerk remove money from the register

PRESS RELEASE:  December 20, 2017

Burglary:  reported on 12/11/17 in the 500 block of Penn Court.  Actor forcibility entered victim’s garage are removed bicycles and tools totaling $14,230.

Theft:  reported on 12/13/17 in the unit block of Keystone Avenue.  Victim reported a diamond engagement ring valued at $3,000 was stolen.

Theft:  reported on 12/15/17 in the 500 block of Furnace Street.  Actor removed an Amazon package delivered to victim valued at $50 from the front porch.

Harassment:   Keith Wigfall 46 of Emmaus was arrested for Harassment in the 200 on 12/18/17 in the 200 block of Power Mill Lane after a domestic dispute.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/18/17 in the 400 block of N 3rd Street.  2 garages were sprayed painted causing $200 damage each.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/18/17 in the 200 block of Seem Street. Actor spray painted the brick wall of Lincoln School causing $200 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/18/17 in the 100 block of Ridge Street. Actor spray painted victims siding causing $200 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the 100 block of Klines Lane.  Actor spray painted the wall of the Borough Water Works building causing $300 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the 500 block of N 3rd Street.  Actor sprayed painted victims garage door causing $300 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the unit block of S 2nd Street.  Actor spray painted 2 garage doors causing $600 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the unit block of N 6th Street.  Actor spray painted the hood of a Hyundai Genesis causing $300 damage and a garage door causing $300 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the 100 block of State Avenue.  Actor spray painted a window of a building causing $100 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/19/17 in the 100 block of N 5th Street. Actor spray painted the glass door of the Post Office causing $50 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – December 13, 2017

Simple Assault:  Oswaldo Cancel 18 of Allentown was arrested for Simple Assault and Disorderly Conduct on 11/22/17 at the Emmaus High School after he was involved in a physical confrontation. Charges filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Driving Under the Influence:  Lisa Thompson 48 of Macungie was arrested on 11/28/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving and Failure to Drive Within Lane in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street after her vehicle was seen swerving in and out of the lane of travel.  Thompson was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Tobacco on School Property:  A 15 year old male was arrested on 11/14/17 for Use of Tobacco on School Property at the Emmaus High School after he became disruptive and was searched.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana:  Anthony Santana 33 of Allentown was arrested on 11/25/17 for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Careless Driving after he failed to maintain a single lane of travel in the 600 block of Chestnut Street.  Charges filed with the Magistrate’s office.

False ID to Law Enforcement:  Shakime Riddick 19 of Bethlehem was arrested on 11/30/17 for False ID to Law Enforcement, Required Financial Responsibility and Driving While Under Suspension after a traffic stop at 31st and Dalton Streets.  Charges filed with the Magistrate’s office.

Defiant Trespass:  Cotey Perry 19 of Macungie was arrested for Defiant Trespass on 12/4/17 at the Emmaus High School after attempting to enter the school after a trespass order was issued.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/2/17 in the 500 block of N 3rd Street. Actor broke a reindeer and sled decoration in victim’s yard causing $80 damage.

Theft:  reported on 12/2/17 at Weis Markets 1220 Chestnut Street.  Victims left her wallet containing $40 cash and 2 gift cards in a cart.  The wallet was later returned to Weis without the cash and 1 card.

Theft:  reported on 12/7/17 in the 300 block of Broom Street.  Actor removed a box that had been delivered to the home valued at $300.

PRESS RELEASE – December 6, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  Michael Rotenberger 30 of Kunkletown was arrested for Driving Under the Influence on 11/18/17 at State Road and Harrison Street after his vehicle was seen drifting in the lane of travel.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Simple Assault:   A 17 year old female from Emmaus was arrested on 11/28/17 for Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct and Harassment after she assaulted then harassed the victim.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/20/17 in the 100 block of Coldstream Courts.  Actor keyed the hood and both sides, ripped a side rain visor off and dented victim’s vehicle numerous times.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/22/17 in the 1200 block of W Minor Street.  Actor broke into victims vehicle and removed a wallet and cash totaling $350.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:   a theft from 2 vehicles was reported on 11/22/17 in the 500 block of Wood Street.  Actor entered unlocked vehicles and removed a wallet and miscellaneous cards valued at $15 and a Bltiz crossbow valued at $275.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/22/17 in the 900 block of Evergreen Street. Actor removed a purse containing cash, debit and credit cards totaling $2,500.  Victim also found an actor had used the cards at various stores.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/25/17 in the 100 block of Spruce Street. Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a wallet containing a debit and credit card valued at $25.  Victim was informed that the cards had been used on the same date.

Disorderly Conduct:  Damien Pitosky 20 and Henry Bowers 55 both of Emmaus were arrested for Disorderly Conduct on 11/25/17 after they were involved in a fight in the 100 block of S 7th Street.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 12/1/17 in the 600 block of Broad Street.  Actor smashed the windshield and slashed all 4 tires on victims BMW causing $1,350 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – November 28, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  John Rogers 50 of Zionsville was arrested on 11/8/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Careless Driving and Entering a Roadway with out a Signal in the 500 block of State Road after making an illegal U-turn.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Criminal Trespass:  Steven Hagerich 34 of Emmaus was arrested on 11/13/17 for Criminal Trespass, Criminal Mischief and Public Drunkenness after forcing his way into a residence after striking the front door with a concrete block.  He was transported to Lehigh County Jail for arraignment.

Retail Theft:  Carlos Schwab 39 of Allentown was arrested pm 11/13/17 for Retail Theft, Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia after her removed $910.15 worth of men’s facila cream from CVS, 702 Chestnut Street.  Schwab was transported to Lehigh County Booking and processed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/21/17 in the 300 block of S 4th Street.  Actor spray painted the side of a building.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/21/17 in the 100 block of Green Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a purse containing a passport, credit cards and a driver’s license totaling $35.

Theft:  reported on 11/21/17 in the 500 block of Furnace Street.  Actor removed a K2 Crush men’s mountain bicycle valued at $500 from a carport.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/21/17 in the 500 block of Wood Street.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a bag with loose change totaling $200.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/21/17 in the 1100 block of W Jubilee Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed change totaling $2.

PRESS RELEASE – November 20, 2017

Hit & Run: reported on 11/14/17 in the 400 block of Chestnut Street.  Vehicle struck the left side bumper and tail light of victim’s Chevy Equinox.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/18/17 in the 600 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor smashed pumpkins in the area around victim’s vehicle causing several small dents and scratches.  $400 damage

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/18/17 in the 200 block of Spruce Street.  Actor smashed a light fixture on a pole causing $100 damage.

Burglary:  reported on 11/18/17 in the 400 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor forcibly entered victim’s home and removed a safe and cash totaling $5,160.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 600 block of Adrain Street.  Actor entered victim’s vehicle and removed a wallet valued at $25.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor slashed 2 tires on victim’s Dodge van causing $300 damage.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 100 block of Spruce Street.  Actor entered 2 vehicles and removed a purse, wallet and cash totaling $61,

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 100 block of Pine Street.  Actor entered unlocked vehicle and removed golf clubs totaling $200.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 600 block of Minor Street.  Actor entered an unlocked vehicle and removed 3 gas credit cards and a PA Drivers License.

Theft from Motor Vehicle:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 700 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a purse containing cash and various gift cards totaling $320.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/19/17 in the 500 block of Broad Street.  Unknown actor slashed a tire on victim’s Toyota Corolla causing $125 damage.

Hit & Run:  reported on 11/20/17 in the unit block of S 5th Street.  Unknown vehicle struck victim’s Hyundai causing right side damage and a broken fog light.

PRESS RELEASE – November 14, 2017

Harassment:  Michael Hoffman 50 of Emmaus was arrested on 10/10/17 for Harassment after causing a disturbance in the unit block of S 10th Street. Citation filed at Magistrate’s office.

Use of Tobacco on School Property:  A 17 year old male was arrested for Use of Tobacco on School Property on 10/31/17.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Hit & Run:  reported on 11/12/17 in the unit block of Colonial Court.  A vehicle struck victim’s Pontiac causing damage to driver’s side rear bumper and tail light.

Disorderly Conduct:  McKenna Clarke 22 of Emmaus was arrested on 11/13/17 for Disorderly Conduct after she continued to make unreasonable noise in the 600 block of Minor St.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/13/17 at 1401 Shimerville Road.  Actor used a large rock to break the handi-cap toilet in the men’s room causing $300 damage.

Driving Under the Influence:  Chelsea O’Donnell 27 of Bechtelsville was arrested on 11/3/17 for Driving Under the Influence and Careless Driving after she struck two parked vehicles in the 800 block of Chestnut Street.  She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – NOVEMBER 7, 2017

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:   reported on 11/2/17 in the 900 block of Chestnut Street.  Actor entered the unlocked cap of victim’s truck and removed various hunting items totaling $270.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/28/17 in the 300 block of S 4th Street.  Unknown actor spray painted graffiti on the 2nd floor of a building causing $200 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 11/3/17 in the 1000 block of Cold Stream Circle.  Actor broke the wipers and placed trashed on victim’s vehicle causing $200 damage.

Burglary:  reported on 11/4/17 in the 1400 block of Shimerville Road.  Actor entered an unlocked garage and removed a Glock valued at $500 from the center console of victim’s truck.

Found Item:  A Mongoose bicycle was found on 11/4/17 in the 900 block of Walnut Street.  Bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Harassment:  Cassidy Allen 22 of Zionsville was arrested on 11/6/17 for Harassment after threatening a female over Face Book.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

 

PRESS RELEASE – OCTOBER 30, 2017

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Patrick Lane, 25, of Zionsville was arrested on 10/3/17 in the 600 block of State Road for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Drive Within Lane after a motor vehicle stop.  Lane was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

POSSESSION OF SMALL AMOUNT OF MARIJUANA:  Richard Vazquez, 34, of Bethlehem was arrested on 10/3/17 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana in the 100 block of State Rd after his vehicle was stopped for an expired registration. 

RECKLESSLY ENDANGERING ANOTHER PERSON:  Andrew Bosko ,32, of Allentown was arrested on 10/12/17 for Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Simple Assault and Disorderly Conduct after taking control of the steering  wheel of a car in which he was a passenger, intentionally causing a motor vehicle accident on S 9th Street.  Bosko was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Charles Mohr ,56, of Allentown was arrested on 10/13/17 for Driving Under the Influence and Following too Close in the 600 block of Chestnut Street after “tailgating”  a police vehicle. Mohr was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA:  a 17 year old female from Emmaus was arrested on 10/13/17 in the 300 block of Minor Street for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia after a traffic stop.  Charges filed with Lehigh County Juvenile Court.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Anthony Kuzmann, 51, of Emmaus was arrested on 10/15/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Required Financial Responsibility in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street. Kuzmann was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

FOUND ITEM:  A key fob belonging to a Jeep was found 10/21/17 on S 9th Street. Fob is at Emmaus Police Department.

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Tibor Szabo, 49, of Burien WA was arrested on 10/22/17 for Driving Under the Influence in the 1200 block of Chestnut Street after causing a disturbance and striking another vehicle. Szabo was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

STALKING:  William Walker, 27, of Emmaus was arrested on 10/24/17 for Stalking after he repeatedly messaged and threatened a female.  He was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

FRAUD:  reported on 10/25/17/ ,Victim received a message on  his IPhone that his phone was comprised and he needed to make payments to the caller using Apple Gift Cards to correct the problem.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 10/28/17 in the 400 block of S 5th Street.  The rear window of victim’s vehicle was shattered.  $500 damage.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 10/27/17.  Actor spray painted a street sign on Macungie Avenue and a PPL pole in the 700 block of North Street.  $60 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – OCTOBER 25, 2017

Hit & Run:  reported on 10/17/17 in the 600 block of Dalton Street.  Unknown vehicle struck the back bumper of victim’s Honda Fit.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/18/17 in the 200 block of N 4th Street.  Actor shot the back window of victim’s Dodge truck with a BB Gun causing $300 damage.

Theft:  reported on 10/21/17 in the 200 block of Main Street.  2 chairs valued at $20 were removed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/22/17 in the 500 block of Broad Street. Unknown actor broke the drivers and passenger side mirrors off of victim’s Toyota causing $400 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/23/17 in the 1400 block of Shimerville Road.  Actor spray painted a concrete overpass causing $100 damage.

Theft:  reported on 10/23/17 in the 200 block of N 6th Street.  Actor has been removing fire wood from the rear of victim’s home totaling $50.

PRESS RELEASE – OCTOBER 17, 2017

Theft:  reported on 10/4/17 at 500 Macungie Avenue.  Unknown person removed victim’s IPhone Cellphone from the pool area of the Emmaus High School. Phone valued at $600.

Retail Theft:  Stacey Latsko 45 of Emmaus was arrested for Retail Theft on 10/6/17 after leaving Weis Market at 1220 Chestnut Street without paying for $152.36 worth of merchandise.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 10/9/17 in the 400 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed 2 cables, make up and a make up bag valued at $120.

Possession of Marijuana:  Jose Fernandez 20 of Allentown was arrested on 9/9/17 for Possession of Marijuana, Required Financial Responsibility, Expired Inspection and Unauthorized Use of Registration in the 300 block of Main Street after a traffic stop. 

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 10/10/17 in the 400 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a sweat shirt and phone charger totaling $70.

Theft:  reported in the unit block of N 6th Street on 10/11/17.  Actor removed a men’s Giant bicycle valued at $500 from property.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/13/17 at 619 Ridge Street.  Actor spray painted the rear of a storage building at the park.  Total damage $300.

Theft from a Motor Vehicle:  reported on 10/14/17 in the 300 block of Alpine Street.  Actor smashed the side window of 2 vehicles removing a purse containing clothing and credit cards totaling $200.  Total damage done to vehicles is $450.

Press Release – October 3, 2017

Possession of Marijuana:  Lillith Heffelfinger 21 of Coopersburg was arrested on 9/16/17 for Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia in the parking lot of 1401 Shimerville Road.  Charges filed.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/26/17 in the 500 block of Furnace Street.  Unknown actor smashed a window on the main door of a garage causing $100 damage.

Found Item:  A Mongoose bicycle was found in the 100 block of Jefferson Street on 9/27/17.  Bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Hit & Run:  reported on 9/27/17 at the Turkey Hill lot 602 Chestnut Street.  A black Honda backed into victim’s Chevy Equinox & left the scene.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/28/17 at 1401 Shimerville Road.  Actor carved words into the wall of a bathroom stall and broke a light fixture in the men’s room.  Damage totaled $225

Burglary:  reported on 9/28/17 in the 500 block of Liberty Street.  Unknown actor entered victim’s garage & removed a Trek Hybrid bicycle valued at $600.

Burglary:  reported on 9/28/17 in the 500 block of Broad Street.  Actor forcibly entered victim’s home and removed a digital camera, a wallet containing miscellaneous cards, $60 cash and an Apple Ipad totaling $680.

Underage Drinking:  Jonathan Boyle 20 of Emmaus was arrested on 9/30/17 in the 500 block of Mountain Blvd for Underage Drinking.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia:  Mikael Hubickey 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 9/30/17 in the 500 block of Mountain Blvd for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Underage Drinking.

Stolen Motor Vehicle: reported on 9/30/17 in the 100 block of Jefferson Street.  A Kia Optima was valued at $4,000 was stolen.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 10/1/17 in the 1500 block of Shimerville Road.  Actor spray painted cement pillars and a PPL tower causing $100 damage.

PRESS RELEASE – September 26, 2017

Found Item:  A men’s Diamondback Option Bicycle was found on 9/19/17 in the 500 block of Harrison Street.  The bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

Retail Theft:  Tatyana Louard 19 of Macungie was arrested on 9/19/17 for Retail Theft after removing a Iphone Charger valued at $19.07 form the 7-11 Store 1146 Chestnut Street, Emmaus without paying for same.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.    

Theft:  reported on 9/22/17 in the 100 block of Main Street.  Actor stole victim’s wallet which contained various cards and cash totaling $63.00

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/24/17 in the 300 block of Broad Street.  Actor struck and damaged the driver’s side mirror of victim’s Chevy Silverado causing $300 damage.

Theft:  reported on 9/25/17 in the 300 block of Barrett Road.  Actor removed a ring valued at $500 from victim’s home.

PRESS RELEASE:  September 18, 2017

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/11/17 in the 1400 block of Shimerville Road.  Unknown actor spray painted parts of the turnpike bridge and a tower totaling $1,000 in damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/12/17 in the 100 block of Pine Street.  Actor scratched the front ¼ panel to the rear ¼ panel of victim’s Honda Odyssey causing $1,000 damage.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 9/14/17 in the unit block of Spruce Street.  Victim found the rear window of his GMC pickup truck was shot out by a pellet causing $250 in damage.

Aggravated Assault:  Matthew Dengler 22 of Macungie was arrested on 9/15/17 in the 1100 block of Eagle Drive for Aggravated Assault, Simple Assault, Harassment and Disorderly Conduct after being involved in a domestic dispute. Dengler was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Terroristic Threats:  Aaron Ruch 23 of Emmaus was arrested on 9/17/17 in the 400 block of N 5th Street for Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault and Harassment after a disturbance was reported.  Ruch was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 9/17/17 in the 100 block of Greenleaf Street.  Actor entered a garage and removed a Honda dirt bike valued at $1,500.

Burglary:  reported on 9/17/17 in the 300 block of N 2nd Street.  Actor entered an unlocked garage and removed 3 bicycles with a total value of $2,055.

PRESS RELEASE – September 12, 2017

Driving Under the Influence:  Crystal Ortiz 22 of Bethlehem was arrested on 9/7/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Receiving Stolen Property, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana, Driving Under Suspension and Careless Driving  in the unit block of E Main Street.  Ortiz was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

Burglary:  reported on 9/9/17 in the 500 block of Penn Court.  An unknown actor entered a home and removed cash and jewelry totaling $400.

Theft:  Ryan Seladones 18 of Emmaus was arrested on 9/9/17 in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street for Theft after he bought items and received change for a counterfeit bill at 702 Chestnut Street.

Burglary:  reported on 9/9/17 in the 200 block of Stephen Street.  Nothing of value was stolen.

 

PRESS RELEASE:  September 6, 2017

Public Drunkenness:  Patty Walter 45 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/27/17 for Public Drunkenness in the 500 block of Chestnut Street after causing a disturbance.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Theft:  reported on 8/30/17 in the 700 block of Frank Drive.  Actor removed a shower tool kit, shower manifold and tubing rolls from the steps of the home valued at $250.

Criminal Mischief:  reported on 8/30/17 at 501 Chestnut Street.  Actor drew a pentagram with permanent marker on the concrete steps of the church causing $50 in damage.

Hit and Run:  reported on 8/30/17 in the 100 block of Ridge Street.  An unknown vehicle struck the rear driver’s side of victim’s black Buick causing a scuff mark and breaking the mirror.

Trespassing:  Anthony Striglia 19 of Breinigsville was arrested on 9/1/17 for trespassing after he entered private property marked “No Trespassing” in the unit block of S 1st Street.  A citation was filed at the Magistrate’s office.

Hit and Run:  reported on 9/2/17 in the 100 block of S 5th Street.  An unknown vehicle struck the drivers side of victim’s blue Honda damaging the front bumper and turn signal.

Driving Under the Influence:  Matthew Beck 34 of Palmyra was arrested on 8/18/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Failure to Drive within Lane and Obedience to Traffic Control in the 700 block of Chestnut Street.  He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Driving Under the Influence:  Sabino Basso 46 of Alburtis was arrested on 8/20/17 for Driving Under the Influence and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in the 900 block of Evergreen Street.  Basso was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

Simple Assault:  Kevin Coles 54 of Emmaus was arrested on 9/5/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment after a domestic dispute in the unit block of S 10th Street.  Coles was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – AUGUST 28, 2017

THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE:  reported on 8/22/17 in the 200 block of North Street.  Actor entered victims vehicle and removed a black vape valued at $280.

DEFIANT TRESPASS: Baylee O’Breiter and Brett Traupman both 19 of Emmaus were arrested on 8/21/17 for Defiant Trespassing on school grounds after they entered the roof area of the Emmaus High School and threw cinder blocks into the court yard.  Citations filed at the Magistrate’s office.

SIMPLE ASSAULT:  Angela Brown 39 of Allentown was arrested on 8/24/17 for Simple Assault and Harassment following a domestic dispute in the 1200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.  She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

FOUND ITEM:  A men’s red Shogun bicycle was found in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street on 8/25/17.  Bicycle is stored at the Emmaus Police Department.

PRESS RELEASE – AUGUST 21, 2017

DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE:  Colin Corrigan 30 of Bethlehem was arrested on 8/12/17 for Driving Under the Influence, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Accident Involving an Unattended Vehicle and Driving while under Suspension after he was involved in a Hit & Run accident in the 200 block of S 2nd Street.  Corrigan was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF:  reported on 8/15/17 in the 400 block of S 6th Street.  Unknown actor dented the hood of victims Subaru Impreza causing $1,000 damage.

CRIMINAL TRESPASS:  Trenton Bors 23 of Emmaus was arrested on 8/15/17 for Criminal Trespassing and Loitering/Prowling at Night after he attempted to enter an ex-girlfriend’s home in the 300 block of Power Mill Lane.  Bors was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed.

PRESS RELEASE – August 14, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – AUGUST 7, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 31, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 17, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – JULY 10, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – July 3, 2017

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

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

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

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

 

Press Release – June 26, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

PRESS RELEASE – June 20, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – June 13, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

 

PRESS RELEASE – JUNE 5, 2017

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE:  MAY 31, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 25, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 15, 2017

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – MAY 8, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

PRESS RELEASE – 5/1/17

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

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

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

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

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

 

PRESS RELEASE – April 17, 2017

Disorderly Conduct:  Darrel Dech 56, Benjamin Wellington and a 15 year old male all