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MACUNGIE POLICE

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Alexander Caton, 25, of Zionsville, was charged with suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving after police responded to the 800 block of East Main Street for a motor vehicle accident 12:39 a.m. Jan. 20. Police found a parked car was struck. Caton allegedly was found to be the operator of the vehicle and showed signs of alcohol influence. Caton was transported to Lehigh County Central Booking Center for testing, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court documents.

Reward offered

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, are asking the public’s help to identify the killer of an elk at the Lehigh Valley Game Preserve, 5050 Game Preserve Road, North Whitehall.

Police say the female elk was killed inside a fenced-in area sometime between 8:30 a.m. Dec. 3, 2016 and the following day.

Lehigh Valley Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the perpetrators who committed this crime.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft from vehicle

Reported in the 7300 block of Green Hill Drive, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors entered two unlocked vehicles and removed items overnight Feb. 1.

Reported in the 7000 block of Foxglove Place, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors entered several unlocked vehicles and removed items overnigh Jan. 19.

Theft of vehicle

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Rolland Michael Houle, 37, of Allentown, was arrested for alleged simple assault after an argument escalated in a hotel room at the Wingate Hotel, 4325 Hamilton Blvd., Lower Macungie Township, 9:55 p.m. Jan. 22. According to police, Houle grabbed, slapped and pinned a person down. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Reported by residents in the 6000 block of Garden Alley, Upper Milford Township, unknown actors entered a home and removed various jewelry items between Nov. 1, 2016 and Feb. 2.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, February 2, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft

Reported Jan. 9 in the 500 block of State Road, unknown actors removed four tires with a total value of $100.

Reported Jan. 15 in the unit block of South Cherry Street, unknown actors removed a black Mongoose bicycle valued at $300.

Reported Jan. 11 in the unit block of North Second Street, an unknown vehicle struck the left side of a Chevrolet Impala resulting in $3,000 damage.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, February 2, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Retail theft

Penny Jeannette Kalmar, 52, of Alburtis, was taken into custody after she allegedly concealed unpaid merchandise in a duffle bag at Walmart, 1091 Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 7:40 p.m. Jan. 13. According to police, Kalmar was apprehended by loss prevention personnel beforing being taken into police custody. Charges were filed, according to court records.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, February 2, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Fatal crash

State Police Fogelsville are seeking help from the public in a hit and run accident in which a Bethlehem man was fatally injured in 2013. According to police, Michael J. Mason, 36, was walking southbound on the west berm of State Route 222 just north of Kressler Road, Lower Macungie Township, 7:50 p.m. Nov. 29, 2013, when he was struck by a southbound vehicle. Mason was pronounced dead at the scene. Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

Reported in the 1000 block of Manor Drive, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors entered a residence and removed items valued at $940 between 5:50 and 6:11 p.m. Jan. 4. Anyone with information on this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police at 610-395-1438.

Reported in the 4600 block of Berywn Lane, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors shattered a rear window of the residence and entered the home before fleeing out the front door without taking any items. Anyone with information on this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police at 610-395-1438.