Man cited for drunkenness
David Martin Ems, 28, with addresses in Tamaqua and Coaldale, has been cited by Tamaqua police following an incident on Saturday, Feb. 1
Police were dispatched to 108 W. Broad St. at 1:36 a.m. for a disturbance. At the scene they observed and heard Ems, who was causing a commotion. Ems was yelling threats at the occupants of Apartment 2 while trying to kick in the door.
He was taken to the police station and given a portable breath test, which registered a .14 percent blood alcohol content. He was cited for disorderly conduct and public drunkenness.