Catasauqua Press

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 22

Officers conducted a welfare check of a male in the 800 block of Washington Avenue.

The department received a report of fraud in the 1600 block of Newport Avenue.

SEPT. 23

In the 1200 block of Main Street, police responded to a report of an unwanted male.

Criminal mischief in the 1700 block of Main Street was reported. Police said a tire was slashed and the battery cables cut on a legally parked vehicle.

The department said a fight between two males occurred in the 300 block of Main Street.

Officers responded to a report of harassment in the 900 block of Main Street. The report said a female was harassing another female.

SEPT. 24

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 100 block of Held Drive. The report said a vape was taken from an unlocked, legally parked vehicle.

SEPT. 25

Criminal mischief occurred in the 3000 block of Cherryville Road. Police said a borough sign was painted with white paint.

A female suspected of shoplifting at Redner’s Warehouse Market, 101 Held Drive, was reported.

A reportable accident involving one vehicle occurred in the 1900 block of Canal Street.

Officers checked on the welfare of a female in the 800 block of Main Street.

SEPT. 26

A male causing a disturbance at Nazareth Pallet Company, 800 Held Drive, was reported to the department.

A fire call sounded at Scot Lubricants, 6 Horwith Drive, for a fully involved vehicle fire.

SEPT. 27

A female harassing a male and female in the 900 block of Main Street was reported.

SEPT. 29

A reportable accident involving two vehicles occurred at East 10th Street and Wynnewood Drive.

An abandoned vehicle was recovered in the 100 block of Newport Avenue.

SEPT. 30

Police said a hit and run occurred in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. The report said a legally parked vehicle was struck, causing dents and scratches and leaving white transfer paint on the rear driver side.