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STATE POLICE

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Accident with injury

A 36-year-old male, of Macungie, was injured after his vehicle struck a tree in Upper Milford Township July 15. According to police, the male was traveling west in the 7400 block of Saint Peters Road about 4:39 p.m. when his vehicle traveled off the road and struck a tree. The vehicle then traveled across the east lane of Saint Peters Road and struck a downed tree before coming to a final rest. According to police, the male sustained an injury in the crash and was transported to the hospital by emergency personnel.

MACUNGIE POLICE

Thursday, August 24, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Assault

Jamesy Gomez, 24, of Macungie, was charged with suspicion of simple assault, harassment and disorderly conduct after police were dispatched to a disturbance in the 200 block of West Chestnut Street in an incident July 5. Police discovered a male involved in an altercation had several bite marks on his body. Further investigation revealed Gomez admitted to allegedly biting the male. She was arrested and transported for processing where she was arraigned and placed in Lehigh County Prison at the time of the incident, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, August 24, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Possession of drug paraphernalia

Amber Louise Eisentraut, 26, of Emmaus, was arrested Aug. 5 for alleged possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Cedar Crest Boulevard in Emmaus borough. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

A 19-year-old man, of Macungie, was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia, driving without a license and obedience to traffic control July 5 after he was stopped for a traffic violation in the 300 block of Main Street.

A women’s 10-speed bicycle, valued at $120, was removed from the 100 block of Main Street. The theft was reported Aug. 7.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, August 17, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Retail theft

Sheree Bortz, 29, of Allentown, was arrested July 31 for suspicion of retail theft after she allegedly removed a hairbrush valued at $6.67 from the 7-Eleven convenience store, 1146 Chestnut St. Bortz was transported to Lehigh Booking Center for processing, according to police.

Anneliese Miraglia, 30, of Emmaus, was arrested July 31 for suspicion of simple assault in the 300 block of South 16th Street after an alleged domestic dispute, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, August 17, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Accidental shooting

A 49-year-old male, of Emmaus, was injured Aug. 8 when he accidentally discharged his firearm while on his way to the range, according to authorities. Pennsylvania State Police responded to State Route 100, Lower Milford Township, 4:25 p.m., to a call from an individual who indicated he had an accident. The man injured his left leg, according to police. He was transported by Macungie EMS to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, for treatment.

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Luis Manuel Disla, 41, of Emmaus, was arrested July 17 on charges of suspicion of simple assault and harassment in the 600 block of Furnace Street after a domestic dispute. He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing. Charges were filed, according to court records.

An unknown actor removed a Jett mountain bicycle from the rear of a residence in the unit block of North Sixth Street. The incident was reported July 26. The bicycle is valued at $900.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, August 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Matthew D. Ferguson, 35, of Summit Hill, faces charges of suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance, suspicion of criminal mischief - damage to property, criminal trespass - breaking into a structure, public drunkenness and similar misconduct, driving without a license and careless driving after an incident July 26 in Lower Macungie Township, according to a public court summary of the charges. Ferguson was unable to post a $25,000 bail at the time and was confined to county jail, according to court documents.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, July 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Letitia Nicole Brewer, 47, of Emmaus, was arrested July 15 for alleged simple assault in the unit block of North Fourth Street after a physical altercation. She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

An actor forced open the front door of a residence in the unit block of East Minor Street and removed a wallet and several pieces of jewelry for a total loss of $2,050. The incident was reported July 11.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, July 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Aiza Nawaz, 23, of Macungie, was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence after an incident in the 1000 block of Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 1:45 a.m. June 25. According to police, Nawaz was in physical control of the vehicle at the time. According to court documents, charges were filed and also include possession of a small amount of marijuana and use or possession of drug paraphernalia. Nawaz later was released.