A 22-year-old male, of Phillipsburg, N.J. and his 22-year-old passenger, also of New Jersey, escaped injury in an accident along Chestnut Street, Upper Milford Township, 4:23 p.m. Oct. 25.
Police arrested five people after an alleged drug deal went wrong and resulted in a shootout and escape from a lot off Stefko Boulevard after noon Oct. 31.
Police said individuals in two cars, an Audi and a Kia, in the area of Jill and Livingston streets, began firing at each other, damaging one car and the truck of a passerby.
Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced Nov. 2 two persons have been charged with animal cruelty and neglect.
Melanie Rehrig, 33 and Jason Wieder, 39, both of the 900 block of Hillcrest Drive South, Macungie, are both charged with five counts of alleged aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony of the third degree; six counts of cruelty to animals, a misdemeanor of the second degree; six counts of neglect of animals, a misdemeanor of the third degree and 86 counts of neglect of animals, a summary offense, according to a media release from the district attorney’s office.
Police served a warrant at 532 Ontario St. Oct. 26 following a three-month investigation, arresting the main suspect on numerous crimes while finding drugs, guns, and lots of U.S. currency in the building.
A 28-year-old woman allegedly entered the East Morton Street Pantry One Oct. 14 and attacked someone with a knife.
Police said around 4:40 a.m. LisMarie Diaz-Rodriguez, of Evans Street, began throwing food items and then slashed another person with a knife, causing a minor injury.
Diaz-Rodriguez is charged with harassment, disorderly conduct and aggravated assault.
Police arrested 45-year-old Ruben Gonzalez of Wyandotte Street upon finding him lying on Third Street around 7:45 p.m. Oct. 23.
According to police, Gonzalez was high on heroin, and he is charged with public drunkenness.
Police cited four people while intervening with an allegedly intoxicated man in the 500 block of Main Street around 2:30 a.m. Oct. 14.
Police said they were taking into custody 27-year-old Roberto Vadillo, of South West Street in Allentown, for disorderly conduct and public drunkenness, when he resisted arrest and a confrontation ensued.
Twenty-five-year-old Andrea Penagos of North Third Street in Whitehall, Vadillo’s friend, allegedly interfered in his arrest, and is charged with public drunkenness, obstruction and disorderly conduct.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking help in its investigation of a 13-year-old girl missing from Wisconsin since Oct. 15.
Jayme Closs is considered endangered.
According to a media release from the Philadelphia division of the FBI, a 911 call was received 12:53 a.m. from Barron, Wis. Responding law enforcement officials found two deceased adults and their daughter, Jayme Closs, missing.
Closs is described as about 100 pounds and 5 feet tall with green eyes and blonde or strawberry blonde hair.
Police arrested Timothy Rollins, 29, of Michael Street, for allegedly attacking his girlfriend around 3:30 a.m. Oct. 18.
According to police, Rollins attacked the woman and grabbed her by the neck, strangling her several times.
Rollins is charged with harassment, strangulation, and simple and aggravated assault.
A man was shot numerous times at Buchanan and Jefferson streets around 10 p.m. Oct. 9. according to police reports.
Police have offered no details about the victim’s wellbeing.