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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

STATE POLICE

Thursday, March 12, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Gas leak

Pennsylvania State Police troopers were dispatched to the 3600 block of Clauss Drive, Lower Macungie Township, 10:28 p.m. Feb. 29 for a report of 10 individuals sick inside a residence.

Upon arrival, troopers found six children and four adults complaining of dizziness and feeling ill. Troopers escorted all individuals from inside the residence to EMS vehicles. All 10 people were transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, for evaluation, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, March 5, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Theft

A resident on the 6000 block of Lower Macungie Road, Lower Macungie Township, reported two watches with a total value of $275 were removed from the residence between Feb. 12 and 14. The theft was reported Feb. 17, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

An unknown person used banking information of a 52-year-old resident of the 1700 block of Pinewind Drive, Lower Macungie Township, to conduct 74 online e-check transactions between Feb. 11 and 12, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. Each transaction was for $33 and the theft totaled $2,442.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, March 5, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

John Edward Estes, 56, no known address, was arrested Feb. 10 for allegedly driving under the influence in the unit block of North Eighth Street, according to Emmaus Police. Estes was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center.

Dylan Van Allen, 26, of Emmaus, was arrested Feb. 8 for allegedly driving under the influence and driving on roadways laned for travel in the 1200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, according to Emmaus police. Van Allen was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center.

Allentown pair charged with conspiracy, retail theft

Thursday, March 5, 2020 by SUSAN BRYANT in Police Log

A man and woman from Allentown were charged with criminal conspiracy — retail theft just before 3 p.m. Feb. 22 after they allegedly removed assorted clothing from Burlington, 7150 Hamilton Blvd., Trexlertown.

According to Upper Macungie Township police, Carlos Albert Gutierrez, 30 and Ana Iris Santos-Pacheco, 34, both of the 1400 block of Turner St., Allentown, were attempting to flee from the scene in a vehicle and police conducted a vehicle stop in the store’s parking lot.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

A resident of Autumn Ridge Road, Lower Macungie Township, reported unknown persons entered her residence through a side door and removed various items between 9 a.m. and 2:05 p.m. Feb. 5. A green Dodge Caravan minivan displaying the custom registration plate FAME fled the area, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Sale/transfer of firearms

Jose Luis Colon-Cruz, 50, of Allentown, was arrested Jan. 21 for alleged sale or transfer of firearms and unsworn statements, according to Emmaus police.

Jonathan West, 19, of Allentown, was arrested Jan. 7 for alleged theft, simple assault, theft from a motor vehicle and criminal mischief after allegedly stealing a Chevrolet truck from the 800 block of Bank Street Nov. 6, 2019, according to Emmaus police.

MACUNGIE POLICE

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Drug possession

Tara Nicole Casey, 20, of Lower Macungie Township, allegedly had suspected marijuana in her possession when police conducted a vehicle stop along North Walnut Street Jan. 9, according to Macungie police.

Jonathan Robert Sargent Jr., 21, of Kunkletown, allegedly had suspected marijuana in his possession when police conducted a vehicle stop along North Walnut Street Jan. 9, according to Macungie police.