Salisbury Press

Sunday, September 23, 2018


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Propulsion of a missile

A 62-year-old New Jersey man reported a male threw an object at his vehicle while the New Jersey man was traveling eastbound on Interstate 78 in the area of mile marker 55.0, Salisbury Township, Sept. 30. The object caused a crack in the right side of the vehicle windshield. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

Take Back Day is Oct. 28

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

The 14th National Take Back Day drug collection event has been scheduled 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 28. During that time, Lehigh County residents can take expired and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to police departments and other locations at 11 sites.

The event is being coordinated by the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Office, area police departments, Allentown Health Bureau, Pennsylvania State Police and the U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration.


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 by The Press in Police Log


Wilfred Boyer, 86, of Sellersville, was given a summary citation for harassment following an incident Sept. 1 at the South Mall, 3300 Lehigh St., Allentown.

A 16-year-old, of Mertztown, was charged with aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment following an incident at Lehigh Valley Health Network - Cedar Crest 10:04 p.m. Sept. 27. The juvenile was referred to juvenile court.

An 8-year-old male was found with a flashlight containing a knife given to him by another 9-year-old student. The flashlight was found by his mother in his backpack.


Thursday, October 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log


Julien Torres, 23, of Bethlehem, was charged with suspicion of driving while under the influence and failure to drive within lane following a crash in the 1400 block of East Emmaus Avenue 6:02 a.m. Sept. 21. He was taken to the hospital with injuries.

Inappropriate sayings were found on a shed at Dodson Park 7:55 p.m. Sept. 22. Public Works has been notified for removal.

A resident in the 800 block of Public Road reported 10:20 p.m. Sept. 22 an unknown person purchased food at a store in Lansdale with the resident’s credit card. The purchase was $41.75.

Salisbury Police Department teams with Allentown for seat belt law enforcement detail

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 by JIM MARSH in Police Log

Salisbury Township Police Department Cpl. Bryan Losagio, the department’s traffic safety officer, teamed with Allentown Police Department traffic safety officer Stephen Rosenburg Sept. 19 for a seat belt enforcement detail near the Allentown School District’s South Mountain Middle School.


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


A 20-year-old resident of Whitehall is accused of driving under the influence and possession of marijuana after a traffic stop along Cedar Crest Boulevard at Fish Hatchery Road, Salisbury Township, 3:06 a.m. Sept. 9.

A 22-year-old resident of Pottstown is accused of driving under the influence of methamphetamine and possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia after a traffic stop along Interstate 78 westbound at mile marker 56.6, Salisbury Township, 4:19 a.m. Sept. 21.


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


A resident in the 2200 block of Lehigh Parkway reported a burglary in the home 1:02 p.m. Sept. 14. The resident found a rear window had been broken and entered and items had been moved around. Police will be contacted with a list of removed items.

An unknown person entered a home in Waldheim Park and removed a laptop and various computer equipment valued at $2,500. The incident was reported 11 p.m. Sept. 19.

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Thursday, September 21, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Criminal mischief

A student at Salisbury High School reported 2:45 p.m. Aug. 31 the vandalism of a car in the school parking lot.

A resident on Voortman Avenue reported 5 p.m. Sept. 1, three juveniles were on the street attempting to open car doors. The juveniles were not found by police.

A resident in the 500 block of East Federal Street reported 12:19 p.m. Sept. 3, a mailbox on the property was dented.

A resident in the 2000 block of Cypress Avenue reported 1:30 p.m. Sept. 3, a mailbox on the property was dented.


Tuesday, September 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log


Albert Paul Hallameyer Jr., 35, of Whitehall, faces charges of suspicion of possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession or use of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop along Fish Hatchery Road at Cedar Crest Boulevard, Salisbury Township, 2:30 a.m. Aug. 6. According to police, a search of the vehicle yielded a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. An investigation revealed Hallameyer also was wanted out of Maryland for an alleged parole violation, according to police.


Tuesday, August 29, 2017 by APRIL PETERSON in Police Log

Federal indictment names 10

A federal indictment names 10 people in a drug trafficking case in which arrests were made and cash and property were seized at a Salisbury Township residence earlier this year.

The unsealed indictment was released to The Press Aug. 27 by the Philadelphia office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and issued by Acting United States Attorney Louis D. Lappen.