Parkland Press

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

S.W. police make arrest in burglaries

Thursday, December 20, 2012 by SUSAN BRYANT in Police Log

South Whitehall Police Officer Mark Keeler alleges in an affidavit of probable cause Joseph Anthony Carazo, of 1020 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, repeatedly broke into the Paragon Building, 1611 Pond Road, South Whitehall Township, in an attempt to obtain the cleaning contract for himself.

According to police, Carazo entered the building between Sept. 23 and Nov. 25, when it was closed for business.

Carazo allegedly admitted to being in the building from late at night to the early morning hours to sabotage the cleaning company.

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, December 13, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Home burglarized

in North Whitehall

State Police Troop M Bethlehem say $2,119 worth of items were stolen between 10 p.m. Nov. 26 and 7:50 a.m. the next day from a home along Colleen Drive, North Whitehall Township.

There were no signs of forced entry to the home, police say.

Anyone with information about this burglary is asked to contact state police at 610-861-2026.

Lawn decorations

stolen from yard

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 29, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Driver arrested

for DUI

Kim Winston Leonard, 61, of Reading, was stopped by police for several alleged traffic violations at 2:55 a.m. Nov. 15 on I-78, Upper Macungie Township.

He was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol, State Police Troop M Fogelsville say.

Charges will be filed before District Judge Michael Faulkner, Upper Macungie Township.

Driver stopped

by state police

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Change, knife stolen from vehicle

A 53-year-old man reported to police change and an antler handle buck knife were stolen sometime between 5 p.m. Nov. 6 and 7 a.m. Nov. 7 from his unlocked vehicle while it was parked at 4336 Lenmar Drive, North Whitehall Township, State Police Troop M Bethlehem say.

Anyone with information about this theft is asked to call state police at 610-861-2026.

Power tools,

copper pipe stolen

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Two vehicle crash

on I-78, Upper Mac

Heather B. Levine, 30, of Washington, D.C., was driving a 2000 Volvo S70 was westbound in the left lane of I-78 at 7:40 a.m. Nov. 6 on I-78, Upper Macungie Township, when her vehicle hit a 2009 Dodge Ram pickup truck driven in front of the Volvo in the right lane by Dale E. Auckland, 69, of Quakertown, State Police Troop M Fogelsville say.

Police say the Volvo turned toward the left berm of the roadway.

Levine attempted to correct this and apparently lost control of the vehicle, which began to spin in a clockwise direction.

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Teen girls fight

at LCTI

Two 17-year-old girls from Allentown fought in the cafeteria at Lehigh Career Technical Institute, 4500 Education Park Drive, North Whitehall Township, at 11 a.m. at Oct. 18, State Police Troop M Bethlehem say.

The two were referred to the Lehigh County Impact program, police say.

Driver charged

with DUI

Aaron Christman, 23, of Schnecksville, was involved in a motor vehicle crash on Route 329 West, just east of Mauch Chunk Road, North Whitehall Township at 2:49 a.m. Oct. 6, State Police Troop M Bethlehem say.

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Air conditioner

stolen from window

State Police Troop M Bethlehem say Manfred Narun of Slatington allegedly stole an air conditioner 9 p.m. Oct. 10 from a living room window on the northern side of a home in the 4700 block of Rays St., North Whitehall Township.

He also allegedly entered the home, police say.

Fence damaged

in N. Whitehall Twp.

Renae Lynn Hamm, 4737 Route 309, North Whitehall Township, reported her white vinyl fence was damaged sometime between 6 p.m. Oct. 3 and 1 p.m. the next day, State Police Troop M Bethlehem say.

Regional Police Beat

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

Purse stolen

in N. Whitehall Twp.

State Police Troop M Bethlehem say a 59-year-old woman reported her purse was stolen between 12:30-2:15 p.m. Oct. 8 from her vehicle while it was parked at the D and L Trail along River Drive, North Whitehall Township.

Pumpkin stolen

in N. Whitehall Twp.

Nicole Miles told police a wooden light-up pumpkin valued at $89 was stolen at 10:45 p.m. Oct. 4 from the front stoop of her home at 5520 Sunflower Court, North Whitehall Township, State Police Troop M Bethlehem say.