Jul 29, 2014

State Police Release Lower Macungie Incidents

The following information was supplied by troopers at the barracks in Fogelsville. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.

State Police Release Lower Macungie Incidents

recently released the following incidents pertaining to Lower Macungie Township:

Theft of motor vehicle: Reported at 1985 Brookside Road between 11:30 p.m. Sept. 4 and 2 a.m. Sept. 5; black 2007 Carry On Trailer with a 1997 red Yamaha three--wheeler, police said; no value given.

Theft from motor vehicle: Reported Oct. 14 by Pamela Lorusso of Valley Cottage, N.Y.; GPS and $30 taken from unlocked vehicle at 1525 Cambridge Drive, police said.

Charged: Jaclyn Marie Schlegel, 22, of Fleetwood; Sept. 3 with retail theft at Wal-Mart, 1091 Millcreek Road; stole two Nintendo video games from the store, police said.

Charged: William Sweeney, 18, and 17-year-old female Sept. 2 with harassment; female threw a water bottle that hit Sweeney in the head, police said; Sweeney then struck the female, who then struck him.

Theft from motor vehicle: Reported Sept. 12 by Glen Fortkamp; unlocked vehicle at 4627 Berwyn Lane entered and $350 removed from backpack, police said.

Theft of motor vehicle: Police attempted to stop a 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee with an inoperable tail light at 1:49 a.m. Sept. 10, but vehicle would not stop, police said; chase ensued along Hamilton Boulevard, but police ended pursuit for safety; police found the vehicle had been stolen after contacting the owner Sara C. Smith, 43, of Orwigsburg, Schuylkill County.

Hit and run: Reported at 2 a.m. Sept. 7 at 1832 Willow Lane; vehicle struck porch of residence then continued south on Willow Lane, police said; witnesses asked to call police at 610-395-1438.

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