Catasauqua Press

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 22

In the 200 block of Front Street, a domestic situation brought police to the scene.

Offices assisted an outside agency in the 1000 block of Third Street to relay information to appropriate persons.

On Faith Drive, the theft of a check occurred.

A problem between two individuals occurred in the 100 block of Wood Street.

Police sought information in the 300 block of Front Street.

FEB. 23

Officers sought information regarding a child abuse case in the 200 block of Front Street.

In the 700 block of Limestone Street, police investigated a domestic dispute case.

A hit and run occurred at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

Officers investigated a civil matter in the 300 block of Second Street.

FEB. 24

On Cambridge Place, music was turned down and the owner warned when police investigated a noise complaint.

FEB. 25

In the 300 block of High Street, police sought vehicle repossession information.

A loose dog in the 100 block of American Street was reported. The case was referred to an animal control officer.

FEB. 26

On North 10th Street, police investigated a report of an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, which was later located.

The department received a report of threats made by a juvenile on Second Street.

FEB. 28

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 800 block of Peach Street.

Officers sought vehicle repossession information in the 100 block of Railroad Street.

On West Race Street, a registration plate was found.

In the 300 block of School Street, officers assisted Lehigh County Coroner’s Office.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., police investigated a custody issue.

A parking ticket was issued near Cathy’s Creative Catering, 752 Front St.

In the 200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, police responded to a harassment complaint, which is under investigation.

At Apartments for the Elderly, 118 Bridge St., a neighbor issue occurred.

MARCH 1

Tires were slashed in the 500 block of Fifth Street.

Police attempted to make contact for Raritan Township Police Department at Dery Silk Mill, 101 Race St. No contact was made.

Officers assisted Lehigh County Juvenile Probation in the 300 block of Bridge Street.

On Front Street, a hit and run occurred. A street sign was damaged. The borough crew was notified.

On Arch Street, a wanted person was taken into custody.

Bicycles were found in the 500 block of Third Street.

MARCH 2

A 13-year-old male was charged with possession of a weapon at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

At Catasauqua Highrise, 534 Third St., a problem with water was resolved.

An individual was given a courtesy transport from West Race Street.

At DnD Market, 252 Race St., a downed wire was reported and moved.

In the 300 block of Wood Street, a person yelling at a homeowner’s dog occurred.

In the 800 block of Poplar Street, police sought information regarding snow removal.

On 14th Street, Telco was notified of a flashing traffic light.

A vehicle was ticketed near Cathy’s Creative Catering, 752 Front St.

In the 200 block of High Street, a tree fell on a house. Police assisted at the scene.

A hazardous condition on Fairview Street brought police to the scene. PPL was notified.

At Pantry 1 Food Mart, 822 Race St., officers assisted in retrieving a cellphone.

A hazardous condition on 14th Street brought police to the scene. Wires were sparking, and PPL was notified.

In the 100 block of Front Street, a vehicle was ticketed and moved.

MARCH 3

On Second Street, a pole leaning was reported to police. PPL was notified.

On Wood Street, PPL was notified for a hazardous condition.

The department said vehicles were ticketed on Bridge Street.

In the 300 block of Wood Street, a water leak occurred. Public works was notified.

On Pine Street, police investigated a hazardous condition. A manhole cover was loose. Public works was notified.

MARCH 4

At Pyramid Health Care, 124 Bridge St., police stood by while a patient was released.

In the 700 block of Bethlehem Road, a person with mental health issues was checked on.

Scott Daley, 32, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact in the 700 block of Front Street.