1 hr ago
Thefts from Excavator, Unlocked Car Reported in Lower Mac
Police report thefts from two vehicles in Lower Macungie this week -- one involving an unlocked car and the other involving an excavator.
6 hrs ago
Police: L. Mac Man Claiming To Be God Threatens to Blow Up His House
A Lower Macungie man who claimed to be God and "creator of police" threatened to his wife and mother-in-law that was going to "blow up the house and make them disappear," according to a published report and a police fax.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Police: Phone Scam Threatens 'Legal Action' If Money Not Paid
Another phone scam attempt has struck a Lower Macungie home, this time threatening "serious legal action" and a police visit if money wasn't paid.
Driver Loses Control Coming Down Hill in Snow, Strikes Stuck Car
A 2012 Chevrolet Cruz that was stuck going up an Upper Milford hill during Tuesday morning's snowfall was struck by a car coming down the hill, police said.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Troopers looking for would-be robber who assaulted Kutztown man in Lehigh County bus station
Reading Eagle State police at Fogelsville are looking for a man who assaulted and attempted to rob a Kutztown man at gunpoint Tuesday in a Bieber Tourways bus terminal near Allentown.
Gunman Demands Money at Bieber Bus Terminal: Police
By Jack Tobias A man inside the Bieber Bus Terminal in Wescosville Tuesday morning defied a gunman's demand for money, and the gunman hit him with the gun's handle before fleeing in a vehicle without taking any money, police said.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Car Spins Out of Control on Kings Highway South, Damages Steps
State police at Fogelsville released information about two car crashes Friday -- an afternoon crash in Lower Macungie and a morning mishap in Upper Milford.
2 Emmaus Women Among 4 Hurt in Crash
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday afternoon near the Buckeye Tavern in Lower Macungie.
Phone Scams Turn Terrifying: Police
By Jack Tobias Phone scams that demand money and threaten violence to family members have struck the Lehigh Valley, with at least two recently reported.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Upper Macungie gets state grants to fix Fogelsville Dam
The Fogelsville Dam, which sits along Hassadahl Road off Route 100 at Fogelsville Dam Park, has been a thorn in the side of township supervisors in recent years.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Wawa in Wescosville Cited for False Alarms
Police have cited a Wawa in Wescosville for its fourth false alarm in the last 12 months.
Red Lobster, other local restaurants donate untouched, leftover food to shelters
Are you a restaurant with excess food you'd otherwise throw out? Visit Food Donation Connection for more information on donating at foodtodonate.org .
Urology Practice Says It's a Victim of Phony Checks Scheme
The practice, which has an office in Lower Macungie, tells police 'numerous' phony payroll checks were cashed at township Walmart.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Police Seek 'Scrooge' Who Cut 40 Strands of Christmas Lights
In an act that might make Ebenezer Scrooge proud, someone cut 40 strands of Christmas lights outside a residence in Lower Macungie's Farmington Hills development, police said.
90-Year-Old Driver Injured, Cited After Krocks Road Crash
A 90-year-old Wescosville woman was hurt and later cited with a traffic violation Monday after her car struck a full-size van in a work zone on S. Krocks Road in Lower Macungie while trying to go around it, police said.
Police repeat call for witnesses in fatal suspected hit-and-run crash in Lower Macungie
Pennsylvania State Police are again calling for any witnesses to a suspected hit-and-run that left a Bethlehem man dead.
Macungie Teen Badly Hurt in Head-On Crash
An 18-year-old Macungie man suffered a "major injury" Monday afternoon in a head-on crash involving two SUVs on Kernsville Road east of the Leather Corner Post Hotel in Lowhill Township, police said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
State Police Investigating Bank Account Fraud
State police are investigating a case in which someone "fraudulently deposited" money into the bank account of a Lower Macungie resident then made a withdrawal from the account, leaving it with a negative balance.
Fogelsville Woman Charged With Retail Theft, DUI
Upper Macungie Police say a Fogelsville woman left a township supermarket without paying for her purchases, and then drove home under the influence.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Keep Your Cars Locked, Police Tell Upper Macungie Residents
Another month, another warning from Upper Macungie police for residents to lock up their vehicles.