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Tuesday, June 6, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Aggravated assault

Brandon John Gushue, 25, of Lower Macungie Township, was charged with alleged aggravated assault, simple assault and harassment after he allegedly struck a state trooper in the mouth and face area at a residence in the 4000 block of Mountain Road, Lower Macungie Township, 1:30 a.m. May 3. State troopers responded to the residence for a check on the welfare of a resident, according to police. Gushue allegedly became agitated and swung a closed fist, striking the trooper. The trooper sustained minor injuries. Charges were filed, accounting to court documents.

A female resident, 66, of the 1200 block of Eagle Street, Lower Macungie Township, reported unknown actors used a pellet gun to shoot at the rear kitchen window of the residence May 6.

A female resident, 65, of the 7300 block of Leh Street, Lower Milford Township, reported May 10 her personal information was utilized to open several credit card accounts.