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On Sept. 7, 2016 at approx. 2000 hrs., Muhlenberg Twp. Police responded to the area of the North Reading Plaza, 5300 block of Allentown Pike, for a report of a male who was staggering in and out of traffic along the roadway, and later fell to the ground. Responding officers located Ervin Ortiz who...
Officers responded to the 500 Blk of Hain Road for a report of a vehicle accident. Upon location police found a silver BMW had struck a telephone pole. The driver, Matthew Marrero, appeared to be under the influence of alcohol and was given field sobriety testing.
On July 20, 2016, Muhlenberg Twp. Police responded to Walmart to investigate a Retail theft reported by Walmart's Loss Prevention. Ramiro Pagan-Santiago reportedly shoplifted $65.00 worth of merchandise. Further investigation revealed that he had multiple prior convictions for Retail Theft.
On the night of Sept. 2, 2016, Muhlenberg Twp. Police officers responded to the Temple Walmart relative to a report of a suspicious male in the vestibule. The male was nodding off and appeared to be under the influence of narcotics. Police officers located Daniel Belcher sleeping and in possession...
While on routine patrol during the early morning hours of Aug. 30, 2016, Muhlenberg Police located a suspicious vehicle parked on the lot of Bernhart's Dam. Upon further investigation, George Roscher was found inside the vehicle with a variety of drug paraphernalia including needles and drug...