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Monday, August 19, 2019

STATE POLICE BEAT

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Altercation reported

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, say a 39-year-old man from Farmingdale, N.Y. and a 36-year-old woman from Coplay engaged in a physical altercation 11:15 p.m. May 14.

The incident took place on the 4000 block of Hemlock Drive, North Whitehall Township.

Police filed a nontraffic citation for harassment against the two before District Judge Jake Hammond.

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, say a crash occurred 2:43 p.m. May 28 between vehicles driven by Jerome Roscioli, 58, of Nazareth and Ian Tetreault, 32, of Kutztown on Route 22, South Whitehall Township.

Roscioli was driving a 2017 Mazda 6 in the left lane of Route 22 westbound behind Tetreault’s 2007 Cadillac SRX.

When Tetreault’s vehicle came to a stop for traffic, Roscioli reportedly did not stop in time, and his vehicle struck the rear bumper of Tetreault’s vehicle.

Police say both drivers were wearing seat belts.

According to police, Tetreault was suspected of having a minor injury. He was transported to a medical facility.

Roscioli was charged with driving at an unsafe speed, according to police.

State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, say there was a collision between a 2008 Jeep Patriot and 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 May 28 at 4:12 p.m.

Both vehicles were traveling north on Route 145, North Whitehall Township, according to police.

Police say the driver of the Jeep Patriot apparently failed to yield while merging into the left lane and his vehicle struck the Dodge Ram.

No injuries were reported, police say.

No additional information was provided by police as to the drivers of the vehicles.