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STATE POLICE

Monday, January 30, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Fatal crash

State Police Fogelsville are seeking help from the public in a hit and run accident in which a Bethlehem man was fatally injured in 2013. According to police, Michael J. Mason, 36, was walking southbound on the west berm of State Route 222 just north of Kressler Road, Lower Macungie Township, 7:50 p.m. Nov. 29 when he was struck by a southbound vehicle. Mason was pronounced dead at the scene. Anyone with information regarding this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

Priscilla Ramirez, 27, of Emmaus, was taken into custody for allegedly driving under the influence and other charges after a traffic stop on Lower Macungie Road at South Cedar Crest Boulevard, Lower Macungie Township, 11:56 p.m. Dec. 18, 2016. According to police, Ramirez allegedly showed signs of impairment during field sobriety tests. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Wayne Evan Fox, 33, of Bethlehem, was taken into custody for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol after an accident in the 4600 block of East Texas Road, Lower Macungie Township, 12:18 a.m. Dec. 18, 2016. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Jessica Nicole Hague, 25, of Pottstown, was charged with allegedly driving under the influence following a traffic stop in the 1200 block of Cedar Crest Boulevard, Lower Macungie Township, 2:49 a.m. Dec. 23, 2016. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Zoraida Rodriguez, 41, of Allentown, was taken into custody for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol after a traffic stop along Lower Macungie Road, west of Brookside Road, Lower Macungie Township, 2:26 a.m. Jan. 1. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Michael Todd Black, 41, of Alburtis, was charged with driving under the influence after he allegedly crashed his vehicle on Scenic View Drive at Schoeneck Road, Lower Macungie Township, 7:24 p.m. Dec. 23, 2016. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Christopher Rollings, 32, of Breinigsville, was charged with simple assault after he allegedly held a knife to a person’s throat during an argument in the 1100 block of Grange Road, Lower Macungie Township, Jan. 14. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Aaron Rey Corces-Figueroa, 18, of Macungie, is accused of simple assault and harassment after he allegedly struck a 17-year-old male, of Macungie, in the face and placed the teen in a choke hold 10:40 p.m. Jan. 11. The younger teen suffered injuries to his right eye and face, according to police. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Michael Todd Uhl, 32, of Emmaus, was charged with harassment after police were called to a fight in progress in the 4300 block of South Fifth Street, Upper Milford Township, 2:48 a.m. Jan. 1. Uhl allegedly punched another person several times during the fight. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Jennifer Anne Lynn, 39, of Allentown, is accused of harassment after she allegedly struck a female about the head after being involved in an argument in the 5600 block of Wedge Lane, Lower Macungie Township, 2:05 a.m. Jan 14. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Reported by a resident in the 6600 block of Stein Way, Lower Macungie Township, an unknown actor entered the vehicle and removed a wallet and later used credit cards at Wal-Mart and Target stores Dec. 12, 2016.

Reported by an employee of the Wingate Hotel, 4325 Hamilton Boulevard, Lower Macungie Township, an unknown actor broke the rear left window of a hotel guest’s vehicle and took items from the vehicle between Dec. 19 and 24, 2016. The hotel employee noticed damage to the vehicle at approximately 8:45 a.m. Dec. 24, 2016 and called police.

Reported by multiple residents along Spring Ridge Drive East and Spring Ridge Drive West, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors entered multiple unlocked vehicles and removed numerous items Jan. 19. Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville urges all residents of Lower Macungie Township to take extra time to make sure vehicles are locked and secure and there are no items left inside the vehicle.

Reported by a 48-year-old male in the 3500 block of Durham Drive, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors scammed the male into wiring $1,400 in a MoneyGram to a person in Indiana overnight Dec. 29, 2016. The investigation continues.

State Police Fogelsville are investigating a hit-and-run accident Jan. 8 on the 7500 block of Scenic View Drive, Lower Macungie Township, and are asking anyone with information about the crash to contact police. According to a media release, the crash happened about 11:45 p.m. in front of a residence in the 7500 block of Scenic View Drive. A maroon vehicle, described by a police as a 2010 to 2014 Subaru Legacy, was eastbound when the vehicle left the road and struck a fire hydrant, township sign and tree. The vehicle then fled the scene of the crash and likely has significant passenger side front end damage. Anyone with information about the crash may contact State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.

Marshall Trey Winston, 21, of Macungie, was charged with alleged possession of a small amount of marijuana after a traffic stop in the 5000 block of Briarwood Drive, Lower Macungie Township, 1:59 a.m. Dec. 30, 2016. According to police, an odor of marijuana was emanating from inside the vehicle when it was stopped. A probable cause search was conducted and a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia were found. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Talon Justin Tyeryar, 29, of Allentown, was taken into custody for alleged possession of a small amount of maraijuana and driving under the influence of a controlled substance after a traffic stop on Hamilton Boulevard at Shepherd Lane, Lower Macungie Township, 10:47 p.m. Dec. 31, 2016. According to police, an odor of marijuana was emanating from inside the vehilce at the time of the traffic stop. A probably cause search was conducted and police allegedly found a small of marijuana and paraphernalia in the vehicle. Tyeryar also allegedly showed signs of impairment during standardized field sobriety tests at the time of the traffic stop. Charges were filed, according to court records.

Rodney Gene McDonald, 36, of Macungie, was arraigned at Lehigh County Booking Center on charges of fleeing or attempting to elude police after he allegedly attempted to flee a police officer in a marked police vehicle along State Route 100 and State Route 29, Upper Milford Township, 12:44 p.m. Jan. 4. Charges were transferred to the Court of Common Pleas, according to court records.