State Police Troop M Fogelsville say a 2004 Freightliner tractor-trailer combo driven by a woman with the last name, Copeland, became disabled after it jackknifed along Route 309, south of Gun Club Road, Lynn Township.
According to police, the driver told police she was northbound on Route 309 at 3:20 a.m. driving approximately 45 mph when the trailer fishtailed due to wet conditions.
Copeland, police say, said the trailer slid out of control and jackknifed before becoming disabled.
Reported at 1160 S. Krocks Road, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors removed a black flat bed dual axle International truck trailer removed between 2 p.m. June 14 and 9 a.m. June 15. The investigation continues.
Reported by a resident in the 1300 block of Shiloh Road, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors damaged a vehicle between 6 p.m. June 11 and 8 p.m. June 17. Anyone with information on this incident may contact Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1438.
Two Upper Milford Township men were arrested June 21 after law enforcement officials from the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey allegedly found weapons and other gear during a traffic stop of their vehicle near the Holland Tunnel while the men and a Lehighton woman reportedly were en route to a location in New York.
Reported by Kinsley Construction at a work site in the parking lot at 707 N. Krocks Road, Lower Macungie Township, unknown actors removed work laptops from a trailer parked on the lot between June 8 and 9. There were no signs of forced entry.
Police arrested 19-year-old Julio Gonzalez of Lynnfield Drive around 3 a.m. June 6 for stealing from another man.
Police said Gonzalez stole a man’s backpack while at the Sands Casino. He is charged with theft, receiving stolen property and robbery.
Cristopher Guzman, 27, of New York, was taken into custody and charged with allegedly driving under the influence after a traffic stop on U.S. Route 222 southbound at Brookside Road, Lower Macungie Township, 4:29 a.m. May 9. Guzman allegedly refused a chemical blood test. Charges were filed through District Court 31-3-02.
Police arrested 23-year-old Shawntasia Smith of Ritter Street following an altercation in her car around 4:20 a.m. May 14.
Smith allegedly struck her boyfriend in the face several times and was determined to be intoxicated.
She is charged with harassment, DUI, public drunkenness and driving while under suspension.
A resident reported a home break-in in the 500 block of High Street around 6:15 p.m. May 16.
Police said force was used to gain entry to an apartment and a PS$ and four video games were stolen.
Adam Tyler Bartz, 21, of Lower Macungie Township, was charged with allegedly making terroristic threats and possession of drug paraphernalia after an argument escalated at a residence in the 900 block of South Krocks Road, Lower Macungie Township, 10:20 p.m. March 18. According to police, Bartz threatened to burn down the residence and injure three cats at the residence. Police said drug paraphernalia allegedly was found in plain view in Bartz’s vehicle at the scene. Charges were filed through District Court 31-3-02.