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.
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.
A 22-year-old driver, of Macungie, is accused of possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia, including marijuana oil, heroin and associated paraphernalia after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 at mile marker 58.7, Salisbury Township, 11:30 a.m. Dec. 12, according to police.
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.
Salisbury police have had several reports of distraction burglaries last week with two people posing as township water authority workers and gaining entry into homes.
Be on the lookout for a black SUV with two males holding radios. They state they need to check your water pressure and distract the occupant while the other male goes upstairs or into the home.
A resident in the 2800 block of Meadowbrook Circle reported 9:06 a.m. Nov. 12 an unknown person pried open a rear garage door, entered the home and removed $300 and jewelry. Police are investigating.
A fraud investigation was started 12:48 p.m. Nov. 13 involving a resident at Manor Care Health Services, 1265 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., and alleged misappropriated Social Security checks. Police are investigating.
Kevin Michael Forrer, 34, of Nazareth, was taken into custody under suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance after a traffic stop for multiple traffic violations along Interstate 78 westbound at mile marker 55.0, Salisbury Township, 2:13 a.m. Oct. 23, according to police. Forrer also allegedly was in possession of methamphetamine.
A resident in the 2100 block of Church Road reported contractor fraud to police 1 p.m. Oct. 26. The resident contacted a contractor last year following a burst pipe in the home resulting in damage totaling $89,000. The contractor took the money, began the work and never finished. Police are investigating.
A resident in the 1600 block of East Emmaus Avenue reported she received personal social security numbers and personal identifiable information on residents for her use 7:25 p.m. Oct. 30.
George Klaum, 25, of Salisbury, was given a summary citation for alleged public drunkenness after police were called to the 1800 block of Susquehanna Street 10:15 p.m. Oct. 20.
An 18-year-old male and a 14-year-old male, both of Salisbury, were given summary citations for disorderly conduct after police were called to an incident along Tweed Avenue 3:15 p.m. Oct. 22.