Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 5

Shaun Best, 22, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact in the 400 block of Front Street.

Three no parking signs were issued in the 700 block of Second Street.

A juvenile was counseled in the 100 block of Wood Street, the department said.

An identification card was found at the department, 118 Bridge St.

Officers assisted a citizen who fell on Front Street.

Police assisted a citizen who fell in the 200 block of Circle Drive.

At Silver Manor, 2 Front St., police responded to a report of an intoxicated male.

In the 400 block of Second Street, a fire was extinguished. The investigation is continuing.

JUNE 6

In the 800 block of Race Street, police investigated an unattended death.

At Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St., police investigated a report of a person with a BB gun.

In the 400 block of Poplar Street, a dispute between a mother and son brought out police.

The investigation of a robbery at Southwark Hose Company No. 9, 344 Second St., is continuing, police said.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 300 block of Church Street.

JUNE 7

Permits were issued at D N D Market and Deli, 252 Race St.

In the 100 block of Second Street, an abandoned vehicle was tagged.

A disabled vehicle in the roadway near Turek Venture, 2 School St., was towed, the department said.

An Xbox was taken in the 400 block of Bridge Street.

A live trap was reported stolen on Bridge Street.

On Pine Street, a motor vehicle accident occurred. A vehicle hit a bicycle, police said.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., Mark Azar, 32, of Catasauqua, was cited for simple assault and physical harassment and contact.

On Second Street, an intoxicated individual was taken to a family member’s residence.

JUNE 8

Two no parking signs were issued on Second Street.

An unwanted person at Catty Mart, 547 Front St., was reported to the department. Police said the intoxicated male refused to leave.

In the 1000 block of Fourth Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers.

On Howertown Road, the department received a report of a coyote in the area. Police were unable to locate the animal.

Vehicles were tagged on Willow Street.

A missing juvenile from Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., was located, police said.

Valerie Kern, 48, of Catasauqua, was charged with disorderly conduct in the 200 block of Second Street.

A missing kitten in the 200 block of Second Street was reported to police.

JUNE 9

Six no parking signs were issued at St. Mary’s Church, 122 Union St.

In the 700 block of Howertown Road, officers conducted a welfare check.

At Catasauqua Scrap Yard, 16 W. Race St., numerous vehicles were tagged.

Police investigated a report of an abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of School Street.