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Sunday, November 19, 2017

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, July 13, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Joshua W. Soffa, 29, of Boyertown, was arrested June 16 for suspicion of driving under the influence and a traffic light violation after allegedly failing to stop for a red signal at South Sixth and Chestnut streets. He was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

Matthew A. Neetz, 37, of Emmaus, was arrested June 28 for theft after allegedly removing a Schwinn bicycle from a porch. The bicycle was valued at $150. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, July 6, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Albert George Morris Jr., 40, of Emmaus, was arrested June 15 for simple assault and harassment after allegedly being involved in a domestic dispute in the 900 block of Broad Street, according to police. He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

Joseph Robert Davies, 24, of Emmaus, was arrested June 23 for alleged possession of drug paraphernalia, according to police. He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, June 29, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft

An unknown actor removed a white Giant bicycle with an orange bag valued at $500 from a location in the 200 block of North First Street. The incident was reported June 14.

Anthony Ordonez, 25, of Allentown, was arrested May 13 in the 500 block of State Road for allegedly driving under the influence, possession of marijuana, speeding and failure to drive within his lane. Ordonez was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

BRIEFLY

Thursday, June 29, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Enforcement results announced

EMMAUS POLICE

The Emmaus Police Department made 25 vehicle contacts and issued seven seat belt citations during the May/June 2017 “Click It or Ticket” Seat Belt Enforcement Mobilization.

The Emmaus Police Department joined with more than 315 other law enforcement agencies in an effort to increase seat belt use and reduce the number of unbelted injuries and deaths.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft from vehicle

Several medications were removed from a KIA Optima vehicle in the 1700 block of West Minor Street. The theft was reported May 30.

A flashlight and $60 cash were removed from an unlocked vehicle in the 400 block of Ridge Street. The theft was reported May 31.

A woman told police she left her wallet in a booth after dining at a restaurant in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street. When she arrived to retrieve the wallet, $43 cash was discovered missing from the wallet. The theft was reported June 4.

MACUNGIE POLICE

Thursday, June 8, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Drug possession

Alex Mackenzie, 24, of Macungie, was charged with alleged use/possession of a controlled substance after police were summoned to a residence for a welfare check April 28. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

A 19-year-old male, of Wescosville, was cited for attempting to purchase alcohol with a false id at Bear Swamp Beverage, 100 W. Main St., April 12.

A 17-year-old male was cited for attempting to purchase alcohol with a false id after an incident April 16 at Bear Swamp Beverage, 100 W. Main St., April 16.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, June 8, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Possession of a controlled substance

Matthew A. Neetz, 37, of Emmaus, was charged with alleged possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and public drunkenness after police received two calls reporting Neetz allegedly was acting strangely while walking in the neighborhood of the unit block of South Third Street. Neetz was arrested May 17, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.