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Whitehall police

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Youth drowns

A 17-year-old Allentown resident drowned in a private Whitehall pool, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's Office.

Abel De Luna, 17, of 803 Saul St., Allentown, was pronounced dead Saturday at 4:11 p.m. in the emergency department at Sacred Heart Hospital.

An autopsy undertaken Monday determined the cause of death to be drowning and manner of death an accident, says a news release from the coroner's office.

Whitehall police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 4

· A report of a burglary brought officers to the 500 block of Sixth Street.

· Police responded to a theft in the 5100 block of Willow Street.

· Officers were called to the 1700 block of Peachtree Circle to investigate a burglary.

· A report of a gas cap removed from a vehicle and bird seed thrown on an automobile brought police to Catasauqua Avenue.

· Officers responded to a report of a garage window broken in the 300 block of Fullerton Avenue.

JUNE 5

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 2

· A report of a theft brought police to the 1200 block of Milton Street.

· Officers responded to a report of an odor in the 1000 block of Second Street.

· Police were called to Grove and Main streets to investigate a report of a reckless driver.

JUNE 3

· A trespassing complaint brought officers to the Hokendauqua Bridge.

· Police were called to the 1400 block of Main Street to investigate a report of criminal mischief.

JUNE 5

Coplay police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Police respond to disruption at Giant

Coplay police were summoned shortly after 8 p.m. June 9 to Giant Food at Cherry and Chestnut streets.

Police said they received a report of two men, possibly intoxicated and in their 20s, riding around the market on electric handicap carts.

Police were told the pair was running into patrons with the moving carts.

Store personnel ordered the men to leave the store and they did so before police arrived.

Underage drinking reported June 4

State police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Altercation

reported

State police responded to a report of disorderly conduct at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

Police said two females were engaged in a fight outside the entrance to the school May 30.

Charges have been filed in the case, police said.

Students fight

A Catasauqua High School male student struck another student in the head and chest May 29 at the school, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

· A report of loud music brought police to the 500 block of Front Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

· A report of a wanted person brought police to the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· Officers responded to a report of juveniles with a paintball gun in the 600 block of Kurtz Street.

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought police to the unit block of West Race Street.

MAY 28

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

North Catasauqua police

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

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 26

· A report of a suspicious person brought police to the 1000 block of Sixth Street.

· Officers responded to a motor vehicle crash in the 700 block of Grove Street.

· A report of fireworks brought police to the 1000 block of Seventh Street.

MAY 27

· Officers were called to the 1000 block of Howertown Road to investigate a report of loud noise.

· Police responded to a report of speeding cars in the 1200 block of Berk Street.

Coplay police

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

Theft of cash reported

A resident of the unit block of South Second Street reported the theft of $480 cash.

The man said someone entered his room between 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. while he was not home June 1, and took the cash, police said.

Resident cited

Robert Moyer, 31, of Coplay, was cited with disorderly conduct June 1 following a report of a disturbance at a residence in the unit block of North Seventh Street.

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

· A report of loud music brought officers to the 500 block of Front Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

· Police were called to the 100 block of Bridge Street to investigate a report of a wanted person.

· A report of juveniles with a paintball gun brought officers to the 600 block of Kurtz Street.

· Officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the unit block of West Race Street.

MAY 28

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.