Salisbury Press

Sunday, February 25, 2018

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, February 22, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Criminal

A resident in the 1700 block of Crownwood Street reported 5:37 p.m. Feb. 1, an unknown person slashed a tire of a vehicle parked in a driveway. The cost of repair was $150.

Narcotics were found on a patient brought in for treatment by Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest security personnel 10:30 p.m. Feb. 1.

A security guard at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest turned over a packet with powder to police 11:15 p.m. Feb. 3. The packet was found on a patient at the hospital. Leonard White, 70, of Pottstown, has been charged in this alleged incident.

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, February 8, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Motor vehicle accident

Terrance Ramnarine, 27, of Catasauqua, was pronounced dead 2:58 a.m. Jan. 31 at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the 800 block of East Susquehanna Street, Salisbury Township.

Deputy Coroner Cassandra Schiffner was called to the scene of the accident. According to the coroner’s office, an autopsy was performed Jan. 31; the cause of death is attributed to injuries sustained from the motor vehicle accident.

The manner of death was ruled an accident.

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Disorderly

Thomas Strain, 26, of Topton, was issued a summary citation for disorderly conduct following an alleged incident at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest 4:20 p.m. Nov. 23, 2017.

Mercedes Cuello-Almonte, 31, of Allentown, was issued a summary citation for disorderly conduct and driving while under suspension following an alleged incident at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest 4:20 p.m. Dec. 19, 2017.

A student at Salisbury High School reported to police 1:30 p.m. Jan. 4, being harassed at school and through social media. Police are investigating.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Possession with intent to deliver

Yohen Miranda, 35, of Hagerstown, Md. and Terrell Christopher Godbold, 22, of New York City, N.Y., each face a charge of alleged possession with intent to manufacture or deliver and other related charges after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 west at mile marker 56.1, Salisbury Township, 7:48 a.m. Dec. 31, 2017. Upon making contact with the operators of the vehicle a strong odor of marijuana was detected emanating from inside the vehicle, according to police.

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Mary Smith, 27, of Emmaus, was charged with suspicion of driving under the influence 1 p.m. Dec. 21, 2017, following an accident in the 1200 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard. Smith was taken to Central Booking for processing.

Edward Acevedo, 34, of Emmaus, was charged with suspicion of driving under the influence following a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Lehigh Street 2:43 a.m. Jan. 1. He was taken to Central Booking for processing.

LEHIGH COUNTY DA

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

SHS student charged with allegedly posting threats on Snapchat

District Attorney Jim Martin announced Jan. 5 that a Salisbury High School student has been charged in relation to threats he allegedly posted on Snapchat.

Oliver Stewart, 18, of the 1700 block of Piccadilly Circle, Salisbury Township, has been charged by a complaint filed in the office of Magisterial District Judge Michael J. Pochron with one count each of terroristic threats, a misdemeanor of the first degree and harassment, a summary offense.

A warrant was issued and Stewart was scheduled to be arraigned at Central Booking Jan. 5.

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Theft

Lynsay Clauser, 35, of Allentown, was charged with alleged theft and receiving stolen property 3:36 p.m. Dec. 14. Clauser is charged with allegedly removing jewelry valued at $8,500 from a home in the 2600 block of Lindberg Avenue.

Police received a report of a juvenile removing bags of ice melt from Lehigh Valley Hospital, 1210 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., 4:20 p.m. Dec. 19. Police are reviewing video and charges are pending.

Assault

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Drug possession

Tyshawn Cefeso Jones, 27, of Newark, N.J., allegedly was in possession of a small amount of marijuana after being stopped for traveling 8 mph in a properly posted 55 mph speed limit zone along Interstate 78 eastbound in the area of exit 60, Salisbury Township, 12:07 a.m. Nov. 25, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville. Jones also was found to have an active warrant from Delaware at the time of the traffic stop.