The driver of a Jeep with Delaware plates was observed driving through the grass in the student lot at Salisbury High School 3:30 p.m. March 1. A citation will be filed regarding this incident.
A resident in the 3000 block of S. Pike Avenue reported an unknown person sliced the left rear tire and dented the top of the driver's door 4:49 p.m. March 3. The resident said this is the second time in two months the vehicle has been damaged and no other vehicles in the area were damaged.
Kevin Stumpp, 25, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI on Emmaus Avenue at 31st Street, Allentown, 11:19 p.m. Feb. 22. Stumpp was stopped for multiple equipment violations and was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol.
Richard Spencer Jr., 35, of Reading, was arrested for DUI, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia on Interstate 78 eastbound at exit 55, Salisbury Township, 12:15 p.m. Feb. 24. Spencer was stopped for an equipment violation and was allegedly found to be under the influence of a controlled substance.
A resident in the 2800 block of Tupelo Street reported 9:30 a.m. Feb. 23 an unknown person went through an unlocked Jeep Cherokee. Nothing was removed from the vehicle.
Theft from vehicle
An unknown person went through a Ford vehicle 9:35 a.m. Feb. 23 in the 2800 block of Tupelo Street. Nothing was removed from the vehicle.
An unknown person unzippered the soft cover of a Jeep parked in the 2800 block of Tupelo Street 1:15 p.m. Feb. 23. Multiple CDs and an old cell phone were removed. Total value of items removed is $200.
A resident in the 800 block of Wayne Avenue noticed a car drive up and down the street 3:51 a.m. Feb. 16 and then park in the driveway of an unoccupied home. The resident observed the male walking along the side of the home to the back of the home. The resident called 911 and saw a light on in the basement. Nothing was removed and the person was not found, however, the investigation continues.
Police were called to Harry S Truman Elementary School for reports of cars parked in the handicapped spots without having the necessary documentation 1 p.m. Feb. 8. Verbal warnings were given and police said tickets will be issued if the illegal parking continues.
A resident in the 3000 block of Pike Avenue reported an unknown person cut a tire on the vehicle 4:30 p.m. Feb. 10.
According to the Lehigh County District Attorney's office, two Allentown men have been charged with homicide in a Feb. 3 fatal shooting at an apartment on West Emmaus Avenue in Allentown.
Jefran Canales-Tapia, 28, of Allentown, and Luis Armando Santiago-Nieves, 25, of Allentown, are charged with homicide, conspiracy to commit homicide and robbery in the death of a 33-year-old male.
A resident in the 3000 block of Club Drive reported the theft of jewelry from jewelry boxes 3:50 p.m. Jan. 11. The jewelry was last seen sometime before Christmas.
A resident in the 1600 block of Rader Avenue reported the theft of their mailbox 11:42 a.m. Jan. 14. The mailbox was later found up the street.
Four eyeglass frames were removed from Cedar Crest Vision Care, 1251 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., 1:20 p.m. Jan. 16. The frames were worth $460.
In the Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 edition of the East Penn Press, it was incorrectly reported that Patti Shill, 50, of Allentown was charged with access device fraud arising out of an incident involving use of credit cards. She was not charged in this matter. The police investigation in the matter continues. The Press regrets this error.