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Whitehall police

Thursday, June 6, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Shooting reported

Whitehall Township Police responded on June 5 at 12:07 a.m. to a call of a shooting victim in the area of Route 145 and Mickley Road near budget Self Storage.

The victim approached a passing motorist and asked for assistance, police said. The motorist phoned Lehigh County Radio which then notified police and EMS.

According to police, The victim sustained two gunshot wounds and was transported to the hospital for treatment for his injuries.

An investigation is ongoing into the incident, police said.

Whitehall police

Thursday, May 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 21

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought police to Wynrock Court.

· Officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the 2100 block of Fuller Street.

· A report of a motor vehicle crash brought police to MacArthur Road.

· Police were called to the 3110 block of South Sixth Street to investigate a report of identity theft.

· A report of a runaway brought officers to the 300 block of Oakwood Street.

State police

Thursday, May 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Theft of pallet forks reported

Police reported on May 8 a set of yellow skid steer pallet forks owned by Greg Fink, of Coplay, was stolen from 7720 Seemsville Road, Allen Township.

Theft from vehicle

A report of the theft of an iPod Nano, a connecting cable for the iPod and loose change brought state police on May 15 to 823 Atlas Road, Allen Township.

An 18-year-old man told police someone gained entry into his vehicle and removed the items, then fled the scene in an unknown direction.

Vehicle struck

by air pistol

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 19

· A motor vehicle crash brought police to the 1100 block of Howertown Road.

· Officers responded to a parking complaint at Sixth and Chapel streets.

MAY 20

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

MAY 21

· A report of a domestic disturbance brought police to the 1000 block of Main Street.

· Officers responded to a report of a theft in the 1000 block of Fourth Street.

Coplay police

Thursday, May 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Purse stolen

A purse was taken from a parked car Sunday night in the unit block of North Fifth Street.

The owner told police the purse was taken from her 1998 Buick, which had been parked with the window open, police said.

Refuse containers reported stolen

A resident of the unit block of North Sixth Street reported the theft of six Rubbermaid garbage containers May 19.

The items were stolen sometime between 3 and 8 p.m. from the rear of the residence, police said.

Bicycles stolen

Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 13

· Officers assisted EMS in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· A report of a motor vehicle crash brought police to Second Street.

· Police responded to a report of suspicious activity in the 400 block of Race Street.

· A report of a disabled vehicle brought officers to West Race Street.

MAY 14

· Officers responded to an alarm at the M&B Market, 410 Second St.

· A theft of a motor vehicle brought police to the unit block of Second Street.

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

MAY 12

· Officers assisted EMS in the 800 block of Locust Street.

· Police responded to a domestic call in the 1200 block of Fifth Street.

· A vehicle stop brought officers to Third and Eugene streets.

MAY 13

· Officers assisted the Catasauqua Police Department at Second and Pine streets.

A report of an abandoned vehicle brought police to the 1100 block of Eighth Street.

MAY 14

· Officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 1000 block of American Street.

Coplay police

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Trash cans stolen

Borough police on May 17 were called to the unit block of Chestnut Street for a report of stolen garbage cans.

Police said a neighbor observed two men in a white Ford pickup truck with a loud exhaust pull alongside the residence. One man got out of the truck and placed the trash cans into the vehicle, driving away south on Grape Alley, police said.

Man cited

Daniel Walker, 28, of 3015 S. Second St., Whitehall Township, was escorted home Friday, May 17 after Coplay police cited him with public drunkenness.

Whitehall police

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 14

· A report of road rage brought police to Eberhart Road.

· Officers responded to a disturbance at Walmart, 2601 MacArthur Road.

· Police were called to the 300 block of Crest Drive to investigate a report of a registration sticker removed from a vehicle.

· A report of a suspicious activity brought officers to Congress Street.

MAY 15

· Police responded to a report of a dog barking in the 3200 block of Flatrock Drive.

State police

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Student caught with drug paraphernalia

A 14-year-old juvenile was found to have drug paraphernalia at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Allen Township.

In her possession was a glass pipe used for smoking marijuana, police said.

Job site death reported

The accidental death of Paul Daniel Mast, 28, of Columbia, Pa., brought state police May 21 to Seiple Farms, Nor Bath Boulevard, East Allen Township.