East Penn Press

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

STATE POLICE

Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Retail theft

Ashley Marie Wilkinson, 31, of Reading, was charged with suspicion of retail theft after she allegedly removed and conspired to steal 100 containers of Similac Advance Optigro infant formula and two cases of Red Bull energy drink valued at $1,585 from Walmart, 1091 Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, between March 26 and May 3, 2016, according to police.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Public drunkenness

Patty Ann Walter, 46, of Emmaus, was arrested Aug. 27 for suspicion of public drunkenness in the 500 block of Chestnut Street after allegedly causing a disturbance, according to police.

An 18-year-old male, of Emmaus, was arrested Sept. 9 in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street for theft after he bought items and received change for a counterfeit bill at CVS, 702 Chestnut St.

A burglary was reported Sept. 9 in the 200 block of Stephen Street. Nothing of value was stolen.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, September 14, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft

An unknown actor removed a shower tool kit, shower manifold and tubing rolls from in front of a residence in the 700 block of Frank Drive. The theft was reported Aug. 30. The kit and other items were valued at $250.

A 19-year-old-male, of Breinigsville, was arrested Sept. 1 for trespassing after he entered a posted private property in the unit block of South Klines Lane.

An unknown actor drew graffiti with a permanent marker on the concrete steps of a church in the 500 block of Chestnut Street, causing $50 damage. The incident was reported Aug. 30.

Lehigh County DUI Task Force conducts Macungie checkpoint

Thursday, September 14, 2017 by JIM MARSH in Police Log

One highway safety officer described long holiday weekends as “particularly busy times on our highways,” and cited the need to remind motorists of the hazards of impaired driving as one of the rationales for the checkpoint set up late evening, Sept. 1, by the Lehigh County DUI Task along Route 100 in Macungie.

About two dozen law enforcement personnel from several Lehigh County municipalities participated in the checkpoint to check for motorists who were driving impaired by alcohol or drugs.

EMMAUS POLICE

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Angela Marie Brown, 39, of Allentown, was arrested Aug. 24 on charges of suspicion of simple assault and harassment following a domestic dispute in the 1200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. She was transported to Lehigh County Booking Center and processed, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court records.

An unknown actor entered a vehicle and removed a black vape pen valued at $280. The incident was reported Aug. 22 in the 200 block of North Street.

EMMAUS POLICE

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

DUI

Colin Michael Corrigan, 30, of Bethlehem, was arrested Aug. 12 on suspicion of driving under the influence, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, accident involving an unattended vehicle and driving under suspension after he allegedly was involved in a hit and run accident in the 200 block of South Second Street. Corrigan was transported to Lehigh County DUI center and processed, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

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.