Catasauqua Press

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Northampton police

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 19

A male harassing a female in the 1300 block of Stewart Street was reported.

DEC. 20

In the 1500 block of Laubach Avenue, a reportable accident involved one vehicle.

DEC. 21

A hit and run took place in the 2300 block of Dewey Avenue. A legally parked vehicle was struck, causing damage to the rear-bumper hitch and rear-hatch area. A headlight cover to a Land Rover was located at the scene.

DEC. 22

Police said a hit and run occurred in the 2000 block of Center Street. The report said a legally parked vehicle was struck, causing damage to the passenger-side door. A witness was able to get the plate information, and an officer located the offending vehicle.

A hit and run took place in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue. A moving vehicle struck another moving vehicle without stopping. A witness followed the offending vehicle and was able to tell officers where it was located.

DEC. 26

The department received a neighbor complaint in the 1600 block of Newport Avenue.

DEC. 29

In the 2100 block of Washington Avenue, officers responded to a report of a male and female causing a disturbance.

DEC. 31

A female harassing a male in the 1600 block of Washington Avenue was reported to police.

JAN. 1

A domestic dispute between a male and a female occurred in the 1300 block of Newport Avenue.

JAN. 2

Criminal mischief in the 800 block of Main Street was reported. A building, sign, outside light and sidewalk were spray painted with pink paint.

JAN. 4

In the 100 block of East 21st Street, a hit and run took place. The report said a vehicle waiting in traffic was struck from behind by a black Chevy Silverado. The vehicle that was struck pulled into a parking lot, and the offending vehicle continued west on 21st Street.

JAN. 5

Police responded to a domestic dispute between a male and female in the 100 block of West 26th Street.