State Police Troop M Fogelsville say Trooper John P. Marsteller was dispatched 1:20 p.m. Dec. 5 for a report of two skimmers found on fuel pumps at the Exxon, 2298 Golden Key Road, Weisenberg Township.
Police say the skimmers were on the pumps for approximately one month.
A 61-year-old New Tripoli man also reported his information was used to make an unauthorized purchase at a separate location.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to call state police at 610-395-1438.
Northern Valley EMS Inc. recently had its annual roundtable luncheon at their headquarters in Ormrod.
NOVA presents objectives of the organization, community outreach activities, legislative concerns, and financial standings to local community officials and representatives during a lunch prepared by the NOVA Auxiliary volunteers.
In addition to the board of directors, representatives from the offices of state Sen. Pat Brown, R-16th, and state Rep. Gary Day, R-187th, and state Rep. Zack Mako, R-183rd, attended.
A Hamburg man has been charged in the death of his motorcycle passenger, Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced Dec. 11.
A 36-year-old Texas woman and a 56-year-old Tennessee man were found dead Nov. 29 in a motel room at Howard Johnson Inn and Suites, 3220 Hamilton Blvd., South Whitehall Township.
Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim said Christina Schwartz, last known address San Antonio, Texas, was pronounced dead by Deputy Coroner Richard Kroon at 12:15 p.m. that day in room 216 of the motel.
Kroon also pronounced Michael Donnelly, last known address in Tennessee, dead at 12:16 p.m. the same day and in the same room.
Members and officers of the New Tripoli Fire Company met Nov. 13 to approve moving ahead with a new addition to their building.
The highlight of the meeting was the commitment by Nestle Waters North America to donate $50,000 toward the construction.
The company will pay the total in five year installments of $10,000 per annum.
The new building will be added to the existing building greatly enlarging the apparatus floor as well as additional office space.
Upper Macungie firefighters responded Nov. 21 to the NFI Distribution Center, 910 Nestle Way, for a report of smoke in a warehouse.
According to Station 56 Fire Chief Leroy Gross, a fork lift tire caught fire but was quickly extinguished by employees.
The resulting smoke triggered the alarm system dispatching the fire departments.
Responding firefighting units included Fogelsville, Trexlertown and Upper Macungie Station 56, along with the Cetronia Ambulance Corps.
No injuries or other mishaps were noted by Gross.
Upper Macungie Township police say a 62-year-old Germansville man reported two 6,000 watt generators were stolen after thieves unlocked a locked door on a trailer sometime overnight Nov. 7 in the 5500 block of Muth Circle, Upper Macungie.
Police say one of the generators is black and red with wheels. The other is blue and does not have wheels.
Each is valued at approximately $1,200.
Anyone with information about this theft is asked to contact police at 484-661-5911.
State Police Troop M Bethlehem say Thomas Mankos reported a Ford truck struck his steel mailbox and post sometime between 7-9 p.m. on Oct. 6 at 9010 N. Loop Road, Washington Township.
According to police, the truck was traveling north on North Loop Road, when the driver lost control of the truck, which left the right side of the road.
Police say the passenger side mirror of the truck struck the mailbox and post located approximately 2 feet from the road, before veering back onto Loop Road.
A 34-year-old Albany Township, Berks County, man remains in a jail in Champaign County, Ill., after fleeing Pennsylvania following the death of Tara Marie Serino, 19, of Orefield.
Christopher Ryan Tucker, 282 Roth Road, Albany Township, is charged with criminal homicide in the death of Serino.