Catasauqua Press

Friday, September 22, 2017

Northampton police

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 11

A fire call sounded at Redner’s Quick Shoppe, West 27th Street. Officers assisted Northampton Fire Department with a fuel spill.

A domestic dispute between a male and female in the 2000 block of Washington Avenue was reported.

AUG. 12

The department received a parking complaint of an illegally parked vehicle in the 100 block of West 16th Street. An officer was unable to locate the owner; the vehicle was towed.

Suspicious activity at Canal Street Park, in the 2000 block of Canal Street, was reported. Police said three males were drinking alcohol in a prohibited area.

AUG. 14

A male receiving harassing phone calls from another male in the 1300 block of Barrington Drive caused police to investigate.

Criminal mischief in the unit block of East 18th Street brought out police. The report said the right front tire of a legally parked vehicle was punctured.

AUG. 15

A hit-and-run accident in the 2000 block of Center Street occurred. The department said a legally parked vehicle was struck, damaging the left side of the vehicle from the rear wheel well to the front bumper. The offending vehicle was possibly white in color, police said.

Police responded to a report of a domestic dispute between a male and female in the 100 block of East 16th Street.

A domestic dispute between a male and female in the 100 block of West 27th Street brought officers to the scene.

AUG. 16

A theft from a building in the 1300 block of Stewart Street occurred. The report said a gray and lime-green stroller, a fishing tackle box with fishing equipment inside and a pair of sneakers were taken from a porch.

AUG. 17

A male causing a disturbance in the 100 block of East 21st Street was reported.