BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

Editor’s note: Blotter entries are pending matters; any listed defendant is innocent of charges listed until proven guilty by jury or plea agreement.

Sept. 06, 2019

  • Police charged Michael Geary, 22, of Fairless Hills, with violation of the borough noise ordinance following an incident that occurred at 231 W. Main St. A Disruptive Conduct Report was also issued.
  • Police charged Colin Lynch, 21, of Great Meadows, N.J., with violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of W. Main St.
  • Police charged Lauren Steckel, 18 of Effort, with purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Noble St.
  • After completing their investigation, police charged Joshua Weber, 33 of Breinigsville, with indirect criminal contempt following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of E. Walnut St.

Sept. 07, 2019

  • Police charged Ryan Wetzel, 19, of Downingtown, with purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Noble St.
  • Police charged Ryan Nelson, 21 of West Milford, N.J., with violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 200 block of W Main St.
  • Police charged a 17-year-old Philadelphia resident with purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred at Wells Fargo Bank Parking Lot, 301 W. Main St.

Sept. 08, 2019

  • Police investigated the report of vandalism to a vehicle after it was reported that the hood of the vehicle was damaged while the vehicle was parked at a residence in the 300 block of W. Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police charged Stephen Wagner, 21, of Lansdale, with violation of the borough noise ordinance following an incident that occurred at 137 E. Main St. A Disruptive Conduct Report was also issued.
  • Police charged Collin Phillips, 20 of Branchville, N.J.; and Kevin Lewis, 21 of Sussex, N.J., with violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 200 block of W Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police charged Zabrina Zulaica, 19, of San Antonio, Texas, with driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance, driving while operating privileges are suspended, minor prohibited from operating a vehicle with alcohol in system and for period requiring lighted lamps following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of Sander Alley.

Sept. 10, 2019

  • After completing their investigation, police charged Dakota Smith, 23, of Easton, with harassment/physical contact following an incident that occurred in the 300 block of W Main St.

Sept. 12, 2019

  • Police charged Kyree Williams, 19, of Philadelphia, with possession of a small amount of marijuana and for possession/use of drug paraphernalia following an incident that occurred in the 300 block of S Baldy St.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department Aug. 16 through Sept. 5, 2019

Aug. 16

  • Police investigated the report of burglary after it was reported that two TV’s were missing following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 500 block of Briar Circle S.

Aug. 24

  • Police arrested Taylor Molfetto, 21, of Newton, N.J., for public drunkenness and for violation of the borough peace and good order following an incident that occurred in the 300 block of W Main St.

Aug. 25

  • Police arrested Drew Walker, 21, of Newton, N.J., for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred at Shorty’s Bar, 272 W Main St.
  • Police arrested Gage Danas, 20, of Kutztown, for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of S Whiteoak St.

Aug. 26

  • Police investigated the report of vandalism to a store front window after it was reported that the window was scratched following an incident that occurred at Casa Le’nda Beauty Salon, 160 W Main St.

Aug. 28

  • Police arrested Donald Wynne, 64, of Blandon, for defiant trespass/fencing enclosure following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of E Walnut St.

Aug. 29

  • Police arrested Bret McLean, 19, of Northport, for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of W Main St.

Aug. 30

  • Police arrested Alexis Kister, 24, of Lyon Station, for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred in the 300 block of W Main St.
  • Police arrested Kelli Patrick, 20, of Huntingdon Valley, for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of Noble St.
  • Police arrested Vincent Griffin, 18, of Wallingford, for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred at the intersection of W Main and S Whiteoak Sts.

Aug. 31

  • Police arrested Michelle Cartagena, 19 of Reading, for violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 400 block of W Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police arrested paul novak, 19 of kutztown, for violation of the borough open container ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Noble St.

Sept. 1

  • Police arrested Kaitlin Kudel, 21 of Shenandoah, for violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 200 block of S Baldy St.
  • Police arrested Kandyce Clark, 31 of Kutztown; and Chase Santiago, 30 of Reading, for harassment/physical contact following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of Highland Ave.
  • Police arrested Jesse Porter, 20 of Pottsville, for public drunkenness and for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 400 block of W Main St
  • Police investigated the report of vandalism to a fence and siding after it was reported that the fence was knocked over and the siding damaged following an incident that occurred at Edward J Hildenbrand Funeral Home, 346 W Main St.
  • Police are investigating the report of vandalism to a gate after it was reported that the gate was broken following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 00 block of Noble St.
  • Police arrested a juvenile, 17 of Reading, for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred in the 300 block of W Main St.

Sept. 3

  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Juwel Milhouse, 20 of Kutztown, for harassment/physical contact following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of E Walnut St.
  • Police arrested Qion Lewis, 19 of Kutztown, for strangulation, simple assault, reckless endangerment/person and harassment/physical contact following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of Constitution Blvd.
  • Police arrested Joseph Gillespie-Porco, 19 of Milford, for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred at Turkey Hill Minit Market, 50 W Main St.

Sept. 4

  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Hailey Amato, 19, of Parsippany, N.J.; and Elena Delduca, 19, of New Providence, N.J., for violation of the borough open container ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Noble St.

Sept. 5

  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Ashley Salen, 20 of Saint Clair, for violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 400 block of W Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Oscar Kelchner, 21 of Hamburg, for simple assault, harassment/physical contact, disorderly conduct and for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred at Shorty’s Bar, 272 W Main St.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

Aug. 16, 2019

  • Police arrested a 17-year-old Kutztown resident for purchase, consumption, possession or transportation of liquor or malt or brewed beverages following an incident that occurred at Kutztown Fair, 225 N. Whiteoak St.

Aug. 20, 2019

  • Police investigated the report of vandalism to a vehicle after it was reported that the driver side door was keyed while the vehicle was parked at a residence in the 400 block of College Boulevard.

Aug. 21, 2019

  • Police investigated the report of vandalism to a window after it was reported that a window at the rear of a residence in the 100 block of W. Walnut Street was broken.

Aug. 22, 2019

  • Police arrested Austin Crowley, 20, of Ephrata, for violation of the borough open container ordinance following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Constitution Boulevard.
  • Police arrested Chase Santiago, 30, of Reading, for indirect criminal contempt following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of Highland Avenue.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

Aug. 4, 2019

  • Police arrested Ryan Matalavage, 30, of Tamaqua, for public drunkenness following an incident that occurred at the Kutztown Borough Community Park, 440 E. Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Hugh Gallagher, 22, of Emmaus, for driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance, general lighting requirements and for certification of inspection required following an incident that occurred in the 100 block of East Main Street.

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July 19, 2019

After completing their investigation, police arrested Richard Mancini, 20 of Oley, for possession with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia following an incident that occurred in the 500 block of College Blvd.

July 24, 2019

Police investigated the report of vandalism after it was reported that an unknown individual or individuals attempted to cut the lock on a trailer while the trailer was parked at the top of Alex Ct.

July 26, 2019

After completing their investigation, police arrested Matthew Geist, 37 of Kutztown, for flee/eluding police, failure to wear protective equipment/motorcycle riders, lerner’s permits/motorcycle, stop sign violation, violation of driving vehicle at safe speed, reckless driving and for driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance following an incident that occurred in the 200 block of E Main St.

July 27, 2019

Police arrested Matthew Dietrich, 25 of New Tripoli, for driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance and for stop sign violation following an incident that occurred at the intersection of Willow St and E Normal Ave.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

July 8, 2019

  • Police are investigating a report of fraud following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 500 block of Briar Circle South.

July 15, 2019

  • Police arrested Donald Macrae, 47, of Kutztown, for violation of the borough peace and good order ordinance following an incident that occurred at Turkey Hill Minit Market, 50 W. Main St.

July 16, 2019

  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Anthony Donnadio, 19, of Hillsborough, N.J.; and Madison Fox, 19, of Quakertown, for burglary/not adapted/occupants not present; criminal trespass/graffiti; criminal trespass/break-in building and criminal conspiracy following an incident that occurred at McConway & Torley, LLC, 230 Railroad St.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

June 29, 2019

  • Police are investigating the report of Burglary after items were reported missing following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 00 block of S Baldy St.
  • Police are investigating the report of Burglary after items were reported missing following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 200 block of Pennsylvania Ave.
  • Police are investigating the report of Theft from Vehicle after items were reported missing from unlocked vehicles parked at residences in the 400 block of W Walnut St., 00 block of N Baldy St and 200 block of Pennsylvania Ave.

July 3, 2019

  • Police arrested Margaret Myer, 52 of Kutztown, PA for Presenting False Identification to Law Enforcement Officers following an incident that occurred in the 400 block of College Blvd.

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June 24, 2019

  • Police investigated the report of retail theft after it was reported that Apple iPods were reported missing following an incident that occurred at Verizon Wireless, 560 E. Main St.
  • After completing their investigation, police arrested Michael Grim, 50 of Bowers, for driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance and stop sign violation following an incident that occurred in the 00 block of Normal Ave.

June 26, 2019

  • Police arrested Michael Tirado, 46, of Kutztown, for aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, terroristic threats, strangulation and unlawful restraint following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 00 block of E. Main St.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

June 14, 2019

  • Police are investigating the report of Theft after a cellphone was reported missing from a locker at East Penn Manufacturing, 191 Willow St.
  • Police investigated the report of Fraud following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 400 block of College Blvd.

June 15, 2019

  • Police arrested Kurt Burkhart, 37 of Kutztown, for Strangulation, Simple Assault and Harassment/Physical Contact following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 100 block of Normal Ave.

June 18, 2019

  • After completing their investigation, Police arrested Gail Wessner, 49 of Kutztown, for Harassment/Physical Contact following an incident that occurred at Basin Street Hotel & Bar, 42 E Main St.

BLOTTER: Kutztown Borough Police Department

June 10, 2019

  • Police arrested Josue Aponte-Perez, 40 of Kutztown, PA for Theft by Unlawful Taking and Simple Assault following an incident that occurred at a residence in the 500 block of College Blvd.
  • Police investigated the report of Vandalism to vehicles after it was reported that three vehicles were damaged while parked at W. E. Yoder, Inc., 41 S Maple St.
  • Police investigated the report of Vandalism to a hand railing and walls after it was reported that feces were smeared on the hand railing and walls at a residence in the 100 block of W Main St.