East Penn Press

Saturday, June 23, 2018

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, June 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Sale of a firearm

Amanda Joy Beers, 36, of Emmaus, was charged May 24 with sale of a firearm and unsworn falsification after she allegedly attempted to purchase a firearm at Xtreme Gun Worx firearms shop, 570 Chestnut St., while she was not legally permitted to own or purchase a firearm, according to police. Beers was transported to Lehigh County Central Booking center, according to police.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, June 21, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

An unknown individual removed a black Jetson hoverboard from a residence in the 3500 block of Knerr Drive, Lower Macungie Township, between May 1 and June 14, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. The individual may have entered the residence through an open garage door or an unlocked door connected to the garage area.

A resident of the 4000 block of Lisa Lane, Lower Macungie Township, reported April 30 an actor obtained her credit card information and made $15,000 worth of online purchases. There was no monetary loss to the resident.

STATE POLICE

Thursday, June 14, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Receiving stolen property

Pedro Cruz-Avila, 27, of Brunswick, N.J., was arrested for allegedly receiving stolen property, firearms not to be carried without a license, terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness after an incident at the Bieber Bus Terminal, Hamilton Boulevard, Lower Macungie Township, 6:25 p.m. May 28.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Accidents

A 22-year-old driver, of Emmaus, escaped injury after his vehicle overturned along Route 309 South, south of Interstate 78, Lower Macungie Township, 2:14 p.m. May 13. According to Pennsylvania State Fogelsville, the driver was traveling eastbound on Route 309 South while it was raining and road conditions were wet. The driver lost control of his vehicle and the vehicle slid sideways before striking an embankment and overturning. The vehicle came to a final rest on its top, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Brandan Michael Fedor, 33, of Emmaus, was arrested April 1 for allegedly driving under the influence, accidents involving damage to an unattended vehicle and failure to signal in the 500 block of Elm Street, according to police. He was transported to the Lehigh County DUI Center.

An unknown vehicle damaged the driver’s side door of a Dodge truck parked in the 100 block of Jefferson Street. The incident was reported May 4, according to police.

STATE POLICE

Friday, May 18, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Theft from motor vehicle

An unknown actor removed a work bag containing a wallet and laptop computer from a vehicle parked in the 1600 block of Pinewind Drive, Lower Macungie Township, overnight April 15. Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police at 610-395-1438.

LEHIGH COUNTY CORONER

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Fatality

A 35-year-old man was pronounced dead 3:20 p.m. May 4 by Deputy Coroner Michael Bartholomew, according to a media release from the Lehigh County Office of the Coroner and Forensics Center.

The man was identified as James E. Heminitz, of Macungie, Berks County. Heminitz was pronounced dead on the railroad tracks to the rear of a residence in the 1100 block of Chestnut Street.

The Lehigh County Coroner’s Office, the Emmaus Police Department and the Pennsylvania State Police are investigating.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Patrick Nicholas Price, 41, of Bethlehem, was arrested April 14 for allegedly driving under the influence, driving under suspension, failure to drive within a lane and possession of a small amount of marijuana in the 300 block of State Road, according to police. He was transported to Lehigh DUI Center for processing.