The Federal Bureau of Investigation is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of fugitive Shawn Christy, who is considered armed and dangerous.
Christy, of McAdoo, Schuylkill County, was indicted by a federal grand jury July 10 for threatening to harm Donald J. Trump and law enforcement officers, according to a media information relese from the Philadelphia division of the FBI.
Acting Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Lt. Col. Robert Evanchick announced recently the department has deployed its first body-worn cameras in three troops as part of a pilot program.
Select patrol troopers in Troop B, Uniontown; Troop J, Avondale; and Troop T, Somerset have received the appropriate training and will wear the cameras while on duty through the end of 2018.
Scott Michael Soltysiak, 27, of Wescosville, is suspected of accessing and operating a vehicle without authorization or consent of the owner, a resident of Wescosville, overnight June 29, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
Sean Sarkar, 32, of Weehawken, N.J., is suspected of driving under the influence of a controlled substance and alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop along West Main Street at West End Trail, Macungie, 12:43 a.m. July 4, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
A 26-year-old male, of Emmaus, was arrested June 29 for driving under the influence and careless driving after he was involved in an accident in the 500 block of North Third Street. He was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed, according to Emmaus police.
A 19-year-old female, of Emmaus, was arrested June 21 for driving under the influence and possession of a small amount of marijuana in the 300 block of South Tenth Street. She was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center and processed, according to Emmaus police.
Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin recently announced 20,294 pounds of medications have been collected since 2014 at the permanent medication collection sites located in Lehigh County.
In December 2013, permanent medication collection boxes were installed in 10 police departments.
Two other departments were added later and additional boxes have been installed at three Lehigh Valley Hospital locations.
Police responded to the 1600 block of Cardinal Drive 4:43 a.m. July 9 for the report of fireworks.
Police responded to a fire alarm 3:15 a.m. July 5 in the 3000 block of Imperial Drive.
Police responded to a burglar alarm 9:21 p.m. July 5 in the 2900 block of Greenbriar Lane.
Police responded to a burglar alarm 9 a.m. July 9 in the 600 block of State Road.
Police responded to a burglar alarm 7:33 a.m. July 10 in the 400 block of East Lynnwood Street.
An unknown person removed items from Hobby Lobby, 7150 Hamilton Blvd., Lower Macungie Township, June 30, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
A green bicycle was removed from the front porch of residence in the 1000 block of Pine Grove, Lower Macungie Township, overnight June 23, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
Shanice Rochell Maxwell, 25, of Northampton, was arrested June 9 for allegedly driving under the influence and failure to drive within her lane after a traffic stop at Cedar Crest Boulevard and Chestnut Street, according to police. Maxwell was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center and processed.
Two unknown male individuals entered Walmart, 1091 Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 2:44 p.m. June 14 and each concealed one pack of Pokemon cards in their pants pockets. When loss prevention personnel attempted to stop them, the males fled across the parking lot, placing the stolen items near a trash can in the lot. The individuals fled west on Hamilton Boulevard.
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.