A 20-year-old male, of Allentown, was taken into custody for driving under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of a small amount of marijuana and possession of alcohol after a traffic stop on Fish Hatchery Road at South Cedar Crest Boulevard, Salisbury Township, 2:53 a.m. Aug. 26, according to Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville.
A resident in the 500 block of East Federal Street reported 2:14 p.m. Aug. 23, the theft of backyard games and children’s toys valued at $50.
Wendy’s, 3390 Lehigh St., reported the theft of $299.38 from the cash register, 4:45 p.m. Aug. 29. Police are investigating.
Residents in the 1600 block of Cardinal Drive reported the theft of a red Honda LX200 all-terrain vehicle from the home 11:20 p.m. Aug. 29. Police are investigating.
Two women removed underwear from the front of the Victoria’s Secret store, 3300 Lehigh St., 3:30 p.m. Aug. 16. The total loss is $6,475. Police are currently reviewing surveillance video of the theft.
Police from several Lehigh County municipalities participated Aug. 10 in a sobriety checkpoint along Broadway in Salisbury Township, near its border with Fountain Hill Borough, under the auspices of the Lehigh Valley Regional DUI Task Force. Twenty officers from Salisbury, Allentown, Emmaus, Macungie, Upper Macungie, South Whitehall and Whitehall participated in the checkpoint.
A license plate was reported stolen from a vehicle parked along Susquehanna Street 11:56 a.m. Aug. 2. The resident reported an unknown person is using the plates because tickets have been issued and are being sent to the resident.
An unknown person removed a Samsung phone and a sweatshirt from an unlocked vehicle in the 1700 block of South Albert Street. The theft was reported 12:45 p.m. Aug. 2.
A resident in the 800 block of East Paoli Street reported 1 p.m. July 20, an unknown person threw eggs on the deck of the home and chocolate on the lawn. A neighbor also reports eggs in the pool and said this has been going on for quite some time in the neighborhood.
Police were called to the 1200 block of South Cedar Crest Boulevard 9:28 a.m. July 23 for the report of two drivers arguing over a parking spot. There were no arrests.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has released additional information concerning alleged fugitive Shawn Christy, including photos of his distinctive tattoo.
In media information furnished by FBI authorities in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, a man believed to be Christy is seen in surveillance video taken at a Sheetz convenience store at 910 and I79 in Wexford, Allegheny County, at approximately 4:50 a.m. July 30.
Christy is considered to be armed and dangerous. Anyone who sees him or knows where he may be should contact 911 immediately.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and U.S. Marshals Service are asking the public to remain vigilant and report any sightings of fugitive Shawn Christy, who may be in possession of several stolen handguns and is considered armed and dangerous, according to a media information release from the Philadelphia division of the FBI.
Christy may now be traveling in a 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan, silver or gray in color, displaying the Pennsylvania tag SV21749.
The Salisbury Township Police Department has received a grant from the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office as part of the Act 44 Grant Program for Project Lifesaver. The grant has been approved for $1,800.