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Upper Macungie Twp Police

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by The Press in Police Log

4-wheeler reported stolen

Upper Macungie Township police say a 35-year-old male resident of the 1100 block of Blue Barn Road reported 5:45 a.m. Nov. 1 that sometime overnight his Yamaha 4-wheeler was stolen from his shed.

Police say a 39-year-old woman of the 900 block of Weston Place, Bethlehem, reported her iPhone 6 was stolen from her locker 5:29 p.m. Nov. 10 at Fed Ex, 8451 Willard Way, Upper Macungie.

Police say a 57-year-old male resident of the 10000 block of Cormorant Drive reported mail was stolen from his mailbox sometime between Nov. 12-14.

Police locate bank robbery suspect

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 by SUSAN BRYANT in Police Log

A 53-year-old man was arrested in the early afternoon of Nov. 20 after allegedly robbing the PNC Bank, 4602 Broadway, Tilghman Square Shopping Center, South Whitehall.

According to an affidavit of probable cause obtained from District Judge Michael Faulkner’s office, Upper Macungie, South Whitehall Police Detective Timothy C. Shoudt said South Whitehall police were dispatched 11:24 a.m. to the bank for an armed robbery.

Firefighters respond to hot seat at home

Thursday, November 17, 2016 by LOU WHEELAND in Police Log

Cetronia, Greenawalds and Woodlawn fire departments were dispatched at 7:24 p.m. Nov. 4 for a house fire at 530 Chelsea Lane, South Whitehall Township.

The caller reportedly said a couch was on fire at the front door of the home.

When firefighters arrived, they found a chair burning outside the front door. The chair had been move there by the homeowner.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire.

Smoke throughout the first floor of the home was removed by firefighters with fans.

Cetronia Ambulance Corps and South Whitehall police were also on scene.

Upper Macungie Township police investigate thefts from vehicles

Thursday, November 3, 2016 by The Press in Police Log

Upper Macungie Township police are investigating a series of thefts and attempted thefts from unlocked vehicles that occurred overnight Oct. 27-28.

The thefts occurred in the areas of the Hopewell Drive and Susquehanna Trail neighborhoods, as well as Max Way in Green Acres Mobile Home Park, and Yorkshire Drive in the southern end of the township, police say.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to call police at 484-661-5911 or use the anonymous tip line (call or text) at 484-273-0336.