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Macungie residents arrested in connection with police pursuit

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by TYLER D. MARTIN in Police Log

A Macungie couple allegedly injured two officers and caused significant property damage while on a drug-fueled chase spanning multiple days and two states.

Shayna Sykes, 23, and Blake Bills, 24, face a litany of charges in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey resulting from a series of incidents which culminated with multiple stolen police cruisers careening through the streets of Camden, N.J., and Philadelphia March 5.

MACUNGIE POLICE

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Kevin Beers, 20, of Zionsville, was arrested for DUI and drug possession in the 900 block of Willow Street, Macungie, 1:40 a.m. Feb. 16. Beers was stopped for a traffic violation and was allegedly found to be under the influence of marijuana. He was in possession of approximately one ounce of suspected marijuana. Beers will be sent a summons ordering him to appear for a preliminary hearing before District Judge Donna Butler.

Harassment

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Kevin Stumpp, 25, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI on Emmaus Avenue at 31st Street, Allentown, 11:19 p.m. Feb. 22. Stumpp was stopped for multiple equipment violations and was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol.

Richard Spencer Jr., 35, of Reading, was arrested for DUI, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia on Interstate 78 eastbound at exit 55, Salisbury Township, 12:15 p.m. Feb. 24. Spencer was stopped for an equipment violation and was allegedly found to be under the influence of a controlled substance.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Robbery

A 16-year-old, of Allentown, a 16-year-old, of Emmaus and a 17-year-old, of Emmaus, were charged with robbery, terroristic threats, theft and receiving stolen property 6:50 p.m. Feb. 11 in the area of Broom and Adrain streets. The group allegedly robbed two juvenile males of their cell phones.

Theft from a motor vehicle

An unknown actor stole items from two vehicles in the 800 block of Chestnut Street and one in the 600 block of Walnut Street overnight Feb. 23.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Joshua Walton, 25, of Zionsville, was charged with DUI, drug possession and numerous traffic offenses on Ruppsville Road at Schantz Road, Lower Macungie Township, 10:01 p.m. Feb. 2. Walton was observed stopped in the lane of travel and was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol and in possession of marijuana and a glass smoking pipe.