Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Catasauqua police

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 6

At St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road, a fire alarm sounded.

A reportable motor vehicle accident occurred in the 200 block of North 14th Street. A vehicle hit a tree, and the drive was entrapped.

A suspicious person in the 600 block of Railroad Street was reported.

Police checked on the welfare of a person on the Pine Street Bridge.

A vehicle was damaged at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., the department said.

A hit and run occurred in the 900 block of Bridge Court. The investigation is continuing.

In the 300 block of Wood Street, a female was located and transported.

Officers sought parking information in the 500 block of Third Street.

A wallet was taken from an unlocked car at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.

NOV. 7

In the 700 block of Second Street, a registration plate was taken and returned to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

Police responded to a juvenile complaint in the 100 block of Race Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1000 block of Sixth Street.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St, an argument between brothers occurred.

On Third Street, a three-wheeled bike was stolen and located.

At Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St., a fight occurred between students. A 13-year-old male, of Allentown, was arrested for physical harassment and contact.

NOV. 8

In the 200 block of Second Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

Police responded to a noise complaint in the 200 block of Second Street. The resident turned down the music and was warned.

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 700 block of Fourth Street.

The department said an investigation is continuing for a dispute that occurred in the 500 block of Pearl Street.

On Howertown Road, a streetlight was out. PPL was notified.

NOV. 9

A hit-and-run motor vehicle accident occurred on 14th Street. A traffic control box was damaged.

In the 100 block of Limestone Street, a juvenile was reported missing.

Police investigated a credit card fraud report in the 700 block of Race Street.

Property was found at Colonial Landscape, 706 Front St.

A dog was found on Front Street.

NOV. 10

A vehicle was tagged on Second Street.

Police assisted Pennsylvania State Police in the 700 block of Crane Street.

In the 700 block of Crane Street, the department’s K-9 unit assisted police.

An altercation between a student and non-student occurred at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road.

NOV. 12

A 26-year-old male, of Somerset, N.J., was arrested on DUI charges on West Race Street.

A stolen motorcycle was recovered on Bridge Street.

In the 700 block of Second Street, a dog barking was brought inside, police said, when they investigated a noise complaint.