Catasauqua Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 15

Department members responded to a report of a possible water leak in the 300 block of Mulberry Street.

A vehicle was tagged in the 400 block of Bath Avenue.

Intoxicated persons in the 700 block of Second Street were reported. Police gave them a courtesy transport.

JULY 16

No-parking signs were issued on South 15th Street.

On South 10th Street, no-parking signs were requested.

A person committing a theft occurred in the 700 block of Second Street, police said.

At Action Parts, 623 Howertown Road, batteries were reported stolen.

In the 200 block of Peach Street, a dispute over parking occurred.

Police investigated an unattended death in the 300 block of Mulberry Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend took place on Walnut Street.

A windshield was reported broken at 261 Race St.

JULY 17

Officers responded to a report of a neighbor dispute in the 400 block of Limestone Street.

An abandoned vehicle in the 100 block of Wood Street was tagged.

In the 400 block of Church Street, an abandoned vehicle was tagged.

Suspicious activity — a possible scam — in the 200 block of South Front Street was reported.

At 752 Front St., fruit was removed from a tree. Police investigated the theft report.

In the 100 block of Front Street, trash cans were in the street. They were moved to the sidewalk.

The theft of clothing occurred in the 100 block of Front Street. Police are continuing the investigation.

An unauthorized vehicle in a private lot was ticketed and towed in the 100 block of Second Street.

Police responded to the report of an argument in the 200 block of Second Street.

JULY 18

On Covington Place, officers investigated the report of a verbal argument. The parties were warned.

In the 500 block of Pine Street, vehicles were moved for UGI.

A deceased deer along Lehigh Street was reported. Pennsylvania Department of Transportation was notified.

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 400 block of Pearl Street.

Members of the department are continuing an investigation regarding disorderly conduct that occurred at Catasauqua Park & Playground, 501 American St.

A dog was found in the 200 block of Church Street.

At Silver Manor, 2 Front St., dogs at large were reported.

JULY 19

A traffic stop was conducted on Second Street. The operator was cited and the license seized.

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 100 block of Front Street.

At Catasauqua Highrise, 534 Third St., officers sought information regarding security.

Police assisted a resident who fell in the 100 block of Second Street.

A resident was warned when officers investigated a noise complaint in the 100 block of American Street.

Loud music was turned down when police responded to a noise complaint on Second Street.

The department received an animal complaint of dogs at a neighbor’s residence in the 700 block of Second Street.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 200 block of Church Street.

JULY 20

Police assisted Lehigh Township Police Department on Faith Drive with taking a suspect into custody.

In the 600 block of Bath Avenue, police sought information on a stolen bicycle case.

At Catty Mart, 547 Front St., a civil issue occurred.

In the 400 block of Howertown Road, a child custody matter brought police to the scene.

A parking ticket was issued on Front Street, police said.

JULY 21

An investigation is continuing for an animal complaint in the 600 block of Poplar Street.

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

JULY 22

A snake in a building at Catasauqua Park & Playground was reported. It was released into the woods.

Two dogs at large in the 400 block of Circle Drive were reported. They were returned to their owner, who was cited.

A dispute between a mother and son occurred in the 700 block of Second Street.

JULY 23

Ibrahim Chehade, 42, of Catasauqua, was cited for general street obstructions in the 600 block of Poplar Street.

Police sought information regarding a case at Apartments for the Elderly, 118 Bridge St.

A vehicle was ticketed in the 300 block of Walnut Street.

In the 400 block of Walnut Street, a vehicle was tagged.

A dispute between a husband and wife occurred on Front Street, police said.

Officers assisted Children and Youth during an emergency by removing children from a residence on Stonewood Place.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., police responded to a report of a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend.

JULY 24

In the 200 block of Front Street, a citizen assist case was referred to a civil attorney.

Officers assisted a person with removing items from a residence in the 200 block of Mulberry Street.

A vehicle was tagged in the 400 block of Walnut Street.

On Covington Place, a disturbance occurred between partners.

JULY 25

A custody issue took place in the 600 block of Third Street.

A landlord-tenant issue occurred in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

Michael Turner, 39, of Whitehall, was charged with terroristic threats in the 300 block of Walnut Street. He was taken to the Central Booking Center. According to the report, he was wanted in both Michigan and North Carolina.

In the 400 block of Railroad Street, cable wires were down; the provider was notified.

Officers investigated a juvenile issue in the 400 block of Bath Avenue.

JULY 26

A traffic stop was conducted in the 200 block of Race Street. A vehicle was towed and citations issued.

In the 600 block of Howertown Road, no-parking signs were issued.

A dispute between a mother and son occurred in the 700 block of Limestone Street.

A parking ticket was issued in the 100 block of Front Street.

The department said a civil dispute occurred in the 200 block of Edward Lane.

On Lehigh Street, two vehicles were involved in a reportable motor vehicle accident.

JULY 27

Police investigated a report of an identity theft in the 200 block of Faith Drive.

JULY 28

Officers assisted a resident in locating a friend in the 400 block of Front Street.

Members of the department attempted to make contact with an individual for Pennsylvania State Police, Bethlehem.

An investigation is continuing for a house fire that occurred in the 200 block of Church Street.

On Railroad Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

A vehicle was keyed on Willow Street.

A person yelling on the telephone at a residence in the 700 block of Limestone Street was reported.

JULY 29

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 700 block of Second Street.

Police investigated an animal complaint on Bath Avenue. The stray dog was reunited with its owner.

In the 200 block of Second Street, officers investigated a civil dispute.

Officers responded to an animal complaint in the 200 block of Second Street. A stray dog was reunited with its owner.

Loud music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint in the 200 block of Peach Street.

On Railroad Street, a vehicle was towed.

The theft of a registration plate took place in the 100 block of Railroad Street.