East Penn Press

Sunday, November 19, 2017

EMMAUS POLICE

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Jeffrey Paul Reichl, 35, of Whitehall, was arrested April 22 for suspicion of driving under the influence in the 100 block of Klines Lane. He was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center for processing. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Kristian Benjamin Anderson, 37, of Emmaus was arrested April 22 and 27 for alleged public drunkenness after creating a disturbance in the unit block of North Fifth Street. Citations were filed, according to court records.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

Reported by a resident in the 6000 block of Shepherd Hills Ave., Lower Macungie Township, an unknown actor entered the residence by force and removed three handguns between 8:45 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. April 21. The stolen guns were a Glock 19 9 mm, a Glock 30 .45-caliber and a Smith and Wesson M&P Shield .40-caliber. Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

CSDDCA

Chad Michael Pahula, 35, of Macungie, was charged with alleged drug possession and related charges under the Controlled Substances, Drugs, Device and Cosmetic Act after a trooper responded to Wawa, 3321 Willow Lane, Lower Macungie Township, 1:59 a.m. April 9. A trooper responded to the location to check on a man slumped over the wheel of his car in the parking lot.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, April 20, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Jerry T. Devito, 60, of Emmaus was arrested April 2 on suspicion of simple assault and three counts of harassment after an argument ensued in the 1300 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. Devito was transported to Lehigh County Central Booking and processed. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

Trenton Bors, 23, of Emmaus, was arrested April 4 on suspicion of simple assault and harassment after a domestic dispute in the unit block of North Fourth Street. Bors was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

LEHIGH COUNTY DA’S OFFICE

Thursday, April 13, 2017 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

Lower Macungie man charged in 2016 homicide

District Attorney Jim Martin and Pennsylvania State Police, Troop M, announced April 5 a Lower Macungie man has been charged in relation to the 2016 homicide of Stephanie Roof, 46, of 6409 Pinecrest Lane, Lower Macungie Township.

Josef Charles Raszler, 35, of 6412 Pinecrest Lane, Lower Macungie Township, has been charged with criminal homicide. Raszler will be arraigned through Central Booking and committed to Lehigh County Jail. There is no bail on this charge.

STATE POLICE

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

Harassment

Lower Macungie Township officials received an anonymous letter in reference to the continuing development in the township March 24. The letter, received at the township building at 3400 Brookside Road, was a newspaper clipping of the event with explicit language and was of a threatening nature, according to police. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Pennsylvania State Police at 610-395-1438.