A burglary suspect who allegedly broke into the home of his neighbor, the late Lehighton Fire Chief Jack Kuller, just two days before the chief's funeral, had his hearing continued.
It was scheduled for Wednesday before District Judge Edward Lewis of Jim Thorpe. The new date is June 1.
The defendant is Ryan Thomas Heiser, 29, of 415 N. Fourth St., Lehighton.
Kuller, who died on Friday, April 22, lived next door to Heiser. The burglary allegedly occurred on Monday, April 25, at about 6:45 p.m.