Salisbury Press

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, March 15, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Lost property

A student at Salisbury High School, 500 E. Montgomery St., reported a lost wallet containing a driver’s license and two gift cards 2:50 p.m. March 1.

A family member of a resident at Manor Care Health Services, 1265 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., reported the theft of a purse 9:26 a.m. March 1. The family member said money was in the purse and is also missing from a bank account. Police are investigating.

A resident in the 2000 block of Greenwood Road reported 12:15 p.m. March 6, a debit card was compromised and $2,700 was taken from the account. Police are investigating.

SALISBURY POLICE

Thursday, March 1, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Threat

Police were alerted to an online threat against “SHS” in the early morning hours of Feb. 22. A post on social media, depicting a screenshot of a Facebook post from an individual threatening to shoot up “SHS” under the name of Ray Andres, initially was believed to be generated in Guam. It was later ruled out as not a threat to Southern High School or other Guam schools.

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.

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