Indecent assault

Criminal charges were filed against Franklin Zerby, 60, of 140 Delaware Ave., Apt. 110, Palmerton, for two counts of indecent assault, false imprisonment, aggravated assault, simple assault, and resisting arrest. The incident occurred on Sept. 12 at 3:57 p.m. in the 100 block of Delaware Avenue.

Traffic violation

Daniel Shafer, 31, of 417 Little Gap Road, Palmerton, was cited for obedience to traffic control device. The violation occurred on Sept. 6 at 4:35 p.m. at Delaware Avenue and Fourth Street.

Citations were filed against Jesse Lloyd, 23, of 8696 Bake Oven Road, Germansville, for general lighting requirements and driving under suspension. The violations occurred on Aug. 25 at 8:45 p.m. in the 500 block of Delaware Avenue.

Theft by deception

Criminal charges were filed against Shawn Filchner, 42, of 178 Avenue A, Palmerton, for bad checks, access device fraud, and theft by deception. The incident occurred between April 15-26.

Criminal charges were filed against Maria McKittrick, 48, of 939 Mauch Chunk Road, Apt. 3, Palmerton, for theft by deception. The incident occurred between April 15-26.

Vehicle violation

Rodney Buskirk, 49, of 108 Snowflake Drive, Blakeslee, was cited for expired inspection. The violation occurred on Sept. 10 at 6:20 a.m. at Delaware Avenue and Third Street.

A citation was issued to Christopher Frank, 29, of 2028 N. Third Ave., Whitehall, for expired inspection. The violation occurred on Sept. 8 at 6:58 p.m. in the 300 block of Delaware Avenue.

Public drunkenness

Criminal charges were filed against Nina House, 27, of 8906 Winchester Ave., Margate, N.J., for false identification to law enforcement and public drunkenness. The incident occurred on Aug. 21 at 9:49 p.m. in the 500-600 blocks of Delaware Avenue.

Criminal trespass

A citation was filed against Steven Herman, 19, of 244 Avenue A, last known address, Palmerton, for criminal trespass. The violation occurred on Sept. 7 at 3:16 p.m. in the 200 block of Avenue A.

Speeding

Edward Strohl, 59, of 866 Mauch Chunk Road, Palmerton, was cited for speeding. The violation occurred on Sept. 7 at 10:54 a.m. in the 1400 block of Mauch Chunk Road.