East Penn Press

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

STATE POLICE

Thursday, July 2, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Theft of mail

An unknown person removed mail from a mailbox at a residence along Kings Highway North, Upper Milford Township, between 11 a.m. and noon May 11, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

An unknown person removed outgoing mail from a mailbox at a residence in the 1900 block of Poplar Lane, Lower Macungie Township, between 6 a.m. and 1 p.m. May 4, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. The theft was reported May 16 after the resident received phone calls from people to whom the removed mail was addressed.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Richard Aviles, 32, of Emmaus, was arrested May 16 for alleged simple assault and harassment after a disturbance in the 100 block of Main Street, according to Emmaus police. Aviles was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center.

Carlos Cesar Santiago Olmo, 58, of Emmaus, was arrested May 20 for alleged simple assault and harassment after a disturbance in the 600 block of Broad Street, according to Emmaus police. Santiago Olmo was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Defiant trespass

Theresa Tindula, 51, of Allentown, was arrested May 11 for alleged defiant trespass at Furnace Dam Park, 375 S. 10th St., according to Emmaus police.

Andrzej Grablis, 45, of Emmaus, was arrested May 2 for alleged simple assault, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness in the 500 block of Ridge Street, according to Emmaus police. Grablis was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, June 4, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Indecent assault

An 18-year-old female, of Coopersburg, was groped and threatened in an incident in Lower Milford Township, between March 1 and April 1, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. The teen reported the incident to police April 26.

A Honda generator was removed from a model apartment building, 3400 Gentlewind Way, Upper Milford Township, between March 30 and April 22, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

EMMAUS POLICE DEPARTMENT

Thursday, May 21, 2020 by MAKENZIE CHRISTMAN in Police Log

Outstanding Heroes Honored

Emmaus Borough Council joined the Emmaus Police Department May 15 in recognizing several officers and civilians for their heroic acts.

Police Chief Chuck Palmer explained the ceremony was held on Police Officers Memorial Day during Police Week to commemorate fallen officers.

“Our ceremony today is to recognize,” Palmer said, “ ... and honor the 146 officers across America that made the ultimate sacrifice in 2019.”

STATE POLICE

Thursday, May 14, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Simple trespass

A 25-year-old male, of Macungie, was cited for simple trespass after police responded for a complaint of an unwanted person to Weis Markets, 3269 Route 100, Lower Macungie Township, noon April 18, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

A 28-year-old male was fatally injured in a one-vehicle accident in Lower Macungie Township, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville and the Lehigh County Coroner’s Office and Forensics Center.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, May 7, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

An unknown person entered a residence in the 1800 block of Willow Lane, Lower Macungie Township and removed items with a total value of $3,145 between midnight April 17 and 4:37 p.m. April 27, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. Items removed included various table saws, a propane heater and multiple tools.