George Howard, 55, of Salisbury, was charged with alleged possession of drug paraphernalia and providing false information to law enforcement following a traffic stop on Juniata Street 9:34 p.m. April 4. Howard was taken to Central Booking for processing.
Earl Depass, 48, of Allentown, was charged with alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana, driving without a license and driving an unregistered vehicle following a traffic stop along South Cedar Crest Boulevard 9:34 a.m. April 5. Depass was taken to Central Booking for processing.
Karin Cardenas, 31, of Allentown, was issued a citation for disorderly conduct following an alleged disturbance at the Arts Academy Charter Middle School, 1610 E. Emmaus Ave., 9:30 p.m. March 13.
Javier Gonzalez-Ortiz, 31, of Allentown, was charged with allegedly providing false identification, inspection violation and driving while under suspension following a traffic stop in the 3000 block of South Pike Avenue 12:06 p.m. March 30. Police also determined there was an outstanding warrant for Gonzalez-Ortiz.
Everett Doe, 29, of Orefield, was charged with alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana following a traffic stop 12:12 p.m. March 14 along Oxford Drive. Doe was taken to Central Booking for processing.
Andrew Major, 49, no known address, was charged with alleged possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia following an incident in the 1700 block of Acker Street 5:47 p.m. March 17. Major was taken to Central Booking for processing.
Peter Crespo, 41, of Philadelphia, was taken into custody for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol after a traffic stop on South Cedar Crest Boulevard at the on-ramp to Interstate 78 West, Salisbury Township, 2:35 a.m. Feb. 11, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
An 18-year-old male, of Schnecksville, was taken into custody for suspicion of driving under the influence of a controlled substance after a traffic stop on Cedar Crest Boulevard at Lincoln Avenue, Salisbury Township, 3:11 a.m. Feb. 21.
A resident in the 1600 block of Victoria Circle reported hearing the garage door open on the property 2:53 a.m. March 10. Vehicles were gone through and the resident told police two males in black clothing were attempting to get into other cars on the block. The resident said nothing was removed from the vehicles.
A resident in the 1600 block of Victoria Circle reported 10:15 a.m. March 10, an unknown person rummaged through an unlocked vehicle.
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.
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.
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.
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.
An employee at South Mountain Family Practice, 1545 Broadway, Bethlehem, reported 7:52 p.m. Jan. 11 an unknown person removed a wallet from an unlocked car. The wallet contained identification, insurance cards, a Victoria’s Secret credit card and two debit cards. Multiple charges have been made on the debit cards. Police are investigating.