East Penn Press

Sunday, November 19, 2017

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.

Possession DUI Theft from vehicle Criminal mischief Simple assault Harassment Hit and run

Friday, December 30, 2016 by The Press in Police Log

Mustafa Qureshi, 19, of Trexlertown, was arrested Dec. 9 for alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana on Cedar Crest Boulevard. Charges were filed.

Samantha Yailey Roman, 18, of Allentown, was arrested Dec. 10 for alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana in the 300 block of Alpine Street. Charges were filed.

STATE POLICE

Friday, December 30, 2016 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Heather Lee Belles, 47, of Summit Hill, was taken into custody after a traffic stop for an equipment violation along Hidden Valley Road at Minesite Road, Lower Macungie Township, 12:49 a.m. Nov. 19. According to police, Belles was driving under alleged suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and controlled substances, Belles also allegedly was found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana. Charges were filed.