Salisbury Press

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SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Animal

Police received a report of a sick fox in the 900 block of Emmaus Avenue 8:55 a.m. Aug. 31. The animal was not found.

An older, brown dachshund was found at Laubach Park 11:55 a.m. Sept. 6. The dog was injured and had trouble walking. There were no tags. The officer took the dog to the Lehigh County Humane Society.

A dead fox was found in the garden of a home in the 1700 block of Ritter Street 7:10 a.m. Sept. 6.

K-9 assist

The Salisbury K-9 unit was dispatched to the 800 block of S. Glenwood Street 5:13 p.m. Sept. 7 to assist police with a vehicle stop. Drug paraphernalia was found in the vehicle but no drugs.

Drugs

Police arrested a 14-year-old male juvenile for possession of drug paraphernalia 7:52 p.m. Sept. 9 at Laubach Park.

Identity theft

A resident in the 1700 block of Savercool Avenue 3:05 p.m. Sept. 9 reported an unknown person opened multiple credit cards in the victim's name. Three cards were cancelled and charges of $2,285 were made on a Bloomingdales' card.

Theft from vehicle

A resident in the 2700 block of S. Pike Avenue reported an unknown person entered an unlocked vehicle 8:01 a.m. Sept. 10 and removed approximately $20 in cash.

A resident in the 2700 block of S. Pike Avenue reported an unknown person entered an unlocked vehicle 8:01 a.m. Sept. 10 and removed an iPhone charger, an iPod and one credit card for a total loss of $250.

A resident in the 2700 block of S. Pike Avenue reported an unknown person entered an unlocked vehicle 7:29 a.m. Sept. 10 and removed a pair of Canon binoculars with image stabilizers as well as credit cards and cash. The total loss was $600.

A resident in the 1400 block of Sage Street reported an unknown person entered an unlocked vehicle 8:08 a.m. Sept. 12 and removed various credit cards.

Illegal dumping

Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship Church, 1151 S. Cedar Crest Boulevard, Allentown, reported the discovery of an old carnival sign in the rear of the building, 30 feet in length and approximately eight to 10 inches tall, 8:29 a.m. Sept. 10. The old sign, with parts broken, had the words "Prize Fact'ry" on it.

Vehicle theft

A construction vehicle parked in the 2200 block of Lehigh Parkway was taken 1:31 p.m. Sept. 10. The vehicle was a 1993 Mac Cab 22-foot flat bed trailer with a boom crane worth $180,000. The vehicle was later recovered Sept. 12 in the 2200 block of Herman Lane by South Whitehall police.

Theft by deception

Maurenn Reilly-Heidecker, 49, of Allentown was arrested for allegedly returning two items to Bon-Ton, 3300 Lehigh St., Allentown, that were never purchased 2:27 p.m. Sept. 11. The total value was $42.90.

Theft

A cell phone was reported missing by a student attending Salisbury High School 2:47 p.m. Sept. 11. It was recovered at the end of the day.

Criminal trespass

A concerned resident called police about three Hispanic males who parked a red jeep at Salisbury High School 1:22 p.m. Sept. 12 and walked down Cypress Avenue. The three stopped at a house on Cypress Avenue; two were in the front of the house and one walked around the back of the home. Harold Santiago-Morales, 29, of Allentown, was arrested for criminal trespassing.