Catasauqua Press

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Northampton police

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 17

The department received a report of an intoxicated male in the 100 block of East 16th Street.

MAY 18

A male harassing another male and a female in the 1600 block of Lincoln Avenue was reported.

Police investigated criminal mischief in the 2600 block of Cherryville Road. A legally parked vehicle was pushed forward 15 feet by another vehicle, causing damage to the rear passenger taillight and rear bumper. The passenger side front and rear tires were flattened.

MAY 19

The theft of a bicycle at Smith Lane and Lerchenmiller Drive brought out police. A bike, spray painted black with a neon yellow and black seat, purple and blue grips, white tires and no brakes, was taken from the skate park.

MAY 20

Officer Buchanan and K-9 Vito assisted North Catasauqua police at Second and Front streets in the search of a vehicle during a traffic stop.

Criminal mischief at Laubach Avenue and Smith Lane was reported. Both bathrooms at Municipal Park were damaged.

MAY 21

Suspicious activity in the 200 block of Washington Avenue was reported. A male was knocking on doors looking for an unknown female.

MAY 22

Officers responded to a civil matter in the 1300 block of Main Street.

A gift card scam case was investigated in the 100 block of West 17th Street.

A reportable accident involving two vehicles occurred in the 300 block of East 21st Street.

MAY 23

A male causing a disturbance in the 200 block of Washington Avenue was reported to police.

In the 100 block of Lilac Court, officers assisted a female.