Catasauqua Press

Monday, October 21, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 24

Two females — 11 and 12 years old — and two males — 11 and 12 years old — were arrested for criminal mischief/intentional damage in the 300 block of Front Street. The case was referred to youth officers.

In the 300 block of Poplar Street, police responded to an identity theft report. The case was referred to investigators.

Three traffic citations were issued on Howertown Road, Poplar Street and in the 200 block of Race Street.

An argument between patrons occurred at Auquasat Lounge, 119 Bridge St.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged and the plate seized in the 100 block of South Front Street.

Police investigated an animal complaint on Wood Street. The dog was reunited with its owner.

A citation was issued and the vehicle towed in the 200 block of Race Street.

On Front Street, a vehicle was tagged.

Officers responded to a report of an unwanted person — an ex-boyfriend — on Cambridge Place.

JUNE 25

A citation was issued in the 400 block of Race Street.

On Lehigh Street, two vehicles were involved in a reportable motor vehicle accident. A 47-year-old man, of Whitehall, was arrested for driving under the influence.

At Dery Silk Mill, 101 Race St., police sought information involving a harassment case.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 600 block of Front Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a vehicle stop in the 200 block of Eugene Street.

A juvenile missing from the 800 block of Church Street was reported.

A vehicle was ticketed in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

In the 600 block of Pine Street, a parked vehicle was hit. Minor damage occurred due to the hit and run.

JUNE 26

A man was located and sent on his way when police responded to a welfare check at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

Police responded twice to Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., for a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend.

A window was broken to access a juvenile in a locked vehicle at Catasauqua Park and Playground.

On Seventh Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police for a domestic dispute.

In the 200 block of Wood Street, a dispute between a mother and child occurred.

A resident was warned in the 400 block of Prospect Street due to a noise complaint.

JUNE 27

Police sought information regarding a missing juvenile case in the 800 block of Church Street.

A fireworks complaint occurred in the 100 block of School Street.

In the 400 block of Race Street, a driver was cited and the vehicle towed.

A dispute over noise occurred in the 100 block of Front Street.

In the 800 block of Church Street, a dispute between a juvenile and guardian occurred over the phone.

JUNE 28

A disabled truck in the 200 block of Race Street was reported. Police assisted.

A parking complaint at Catasauqua Park and Playground was investigated. One vehicle moved, and the other was towed.

A juvenile missing at Catasauqua Park and Playground was reported. The juvenile was located.

Two vehicles were ticketed in the 100 block of Union Street and the 300 block of High Street.

Police responded to a report of a female stealing items off a porch on Race Street. The items were recovered.

On Pine Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a vehicle stop.

JUNE 29

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1000 block of Fourth Street for a drugged suspect.

Criminal mischief in the 100 block of Mulberry Street was filed with the department.

A theft from a vehicle occurred in the 200 block of Railroad Street.

Mail and a mailbox was tampered with in the 500 block of Fourth Street, police said.

Police assisted Lehigh County Children and Youth in the 800 block of Church Street.

A citation was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

In the 100 block of Canal Street, members of the department investigated an ordinance violation. The subject was located.

Police said a vehicle was parked in a posted no-parking area on Second Street.

A dispute over custody occurred in the 500 block of Pine Street.

Officers checked on the welfare of an individual in the 1000 block of Fourth Street for North Catasauqua police.

Music was turned down and the owner warned when officers responded to a noise complaint in the 300 block of Second Street.

JUNE 30

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of Church Street was reported. The persons were located.

In the 300 block of Church Street, a 49-year-old man was arrested for driving under the influence, among other charges.

A suspicious vehicle in the 100 block of Union Street was reported. The persons were arrested.

In the 200 block of Wood Street, volume was lowered and the owner warned when officers responded to a noise complaint.

On Lehigh Street, music was lowered and the occupants warned when police investigated a noise complaint.