East Penn Press

Sunday, September 23, 2018

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, July 12, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Public Drunkeness

Catherine Cohen, 35, of Cambridge, Mass., was arrested for alleged public drunkenness June 9 in the 600 block of Berger Street, according to police.

Chasity Kerin Blouch, 24, of Myerstown, was arrested for criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness in the unit block of South Fourth Street after she allegedly broke a door and was allegedly disturbing the peace, according to police. She was transported to the Lehigh County Booking Center, according to police.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, July 12, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Retail theft

Crystal Ann Alvarado, 24, of Allentown, is suspected of retail theft after she allegedly attempted to remove 22 miscellaneous items from Walmart, 1091 Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 10:22 p.m. June 12, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

A 56-year-old female, of Johns Island, S.C., was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took possession of 27 miscellaneous items valued at $124.02 from Walmart, 1091 Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 5:30 p.m. June 12.

For attempted homicide

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by NATE JASTRZEMSKI in Police Log

Police are seeking a local man in connection with a stabbing last year and request residents’ help in the apprehension of Gary Paul Mayers, 43.

On Nov. 10, 2017, at approximately 3:21 p.m., a stabbing was reported to the Bethlehem Police 911 Center. The caller reported the stabbing occurred in the 500 block of Ontario Street and a crime scene was established in the neighborhood.

EMMAUS POLICE

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

An individual entered a residence in the 500 block of Evergreen Street and removed a purse and car keys. The individual then took the burglary victim’s Kia Sorento valued at $28,250, according to police. The incident was reported June 18.

An iPhone 7 and case, valued at $840, were removed from an unlocked locker at the Emmaus Community Pool, 1401 Shimerville Road, according to police. The incident was reported June 18.

A Nishiki bicycle, valued at $300, was removed from the 200 block of South Fourth Street, according to police. The theft was reported June 15.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, June 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Sale of a firearm

Amanda Joy Beers, 36, of Emmaus, was charged May 24 with sale of a firearm and unsworn falsification after she allegedly attempted to purchase a firearm at Xtreme Gun Worx firearms shop, 570 Chestnut St., while she was not legally permitted to own or purchase a firearm, according to police. Beers was transported to Lehigh County Central Booking center, according to police.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, June 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

An unknown individual removed a black Jetson hoverboard from a residence in the 3500 block of Knerr Drive, Lower Macungie Township, between May 1 and June 14, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. The individual may have entered the residence through an open garage door or an unlocked door connected to the garage area.

A resident of the 4000 block of Lisa Lane, Lower Macungie Township, reported April 30 an actor obtained her credit card information and made $15,000 worth of online purchases. There was no monetary loss to the resident.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, June 14, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Receiving stolen property

Pedro Cruz-Avila, 27, of Brunswick, N.J., was arrested for allegedly receiving stolen property, firearms not to be carried without a license, terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness after an incident at the Bieber Bus Terminal, Hamilton Boulevard, Lower Macungie Township, 6:25 p.m. May 28.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Accidents

A 22-year-old driver, of Emmaus, escaped injury after his vehicle overturned along Route 309 South, south of Interstate 78, Lower Macungie Township, 2:14 p.m. May 13. According to Pennsylvania State Fogelsville, the driver was traveling eastbound on Route 309 South while it was raining and road conditions were wet. The driver lost control of his vehicle and the vehicle slid sideways before striking an embankment and overturning. The vehicle came to a final rest on its top, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.