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North Catasauqua police

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 10

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1100 block of Eighth Street.

· A parking complaint brought officers to the 200 block of Eugene Street.

· Officers assisted the Coplay Police Department in the area of North Front Street.

MARCH 11

· A report of a suspicious activity brought police to Cherry and Arch streets.

· Officers responded to a disturbance in the 1100 block of Second Street.

Whitehall police

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 12

· A motor vehicle crash brought officers to the 200 block of Fifth Street.

· Police were called to Walmart, 2601 MacArthur Road, to investigate a report of fraud.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 300 block of Oakwood Lane.

· A dispute between a husband and wife brought police to the 1200 block of Hampshire Circle.

· Officers responded to a suspicious vehicle on Catasauqua Street.

MARCH 13

State police

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Fight reported

State police on March 17 responded to a report of a fight.

The incident took place at Denny's, 1871 Catasauqua Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, police said.

One person was stabbed and was taken to an area hospital for medical treatment, police said.

Attempted burglary reported

Police were called March 10 for a report of an attempted burglary.

Police responded to the 700 block of Roble Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, to investigate a report of an unknown person who attempted to gain entry by force into the home, police said.

Coplay police

Thursday, March 21, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Parked vehicle hit by tractor trailer

Coplay police are investigating a hit-and-run motor crash involving a tractor trailer.

The incident took place March 22, in the 100 block of Chestnut Street, police said.

The rig hit a parked 2012 Chevrolet Cruz in front of 128 Chestnut St., according to police. After colliding with the parked car, the operator of the tractor trailer proceeded to drive off, police said.

Vehicle mirror damaged

A resident of the 100 block of South Eighth Street informed police March 11 her 2009 Ford Focus had been vandalized.

Middle school girl found dead

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Police Log

Whitehall-Coplay Middle School is in shock following the death of Jasmine Star Flores, 13, a seventh-grade student.

Jasmine took her own life last Wednesday in a wooded area near the Lehigh River in Coplay, according to Coplay police.

Middle school Assistant Principal Jeff Krempasky said the Whitehall-Coplay School District provided grief counselors for students last Thursday and Friday.

"We are attempting to return to normalcy," Krempasky said.

Coplay police

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Company building entered

Police were called March 7 for a report of people dressed in black inside the General Supply Company property.

The call came at 8:30 p.m., police said.

Coplay police, assisted by officers from the North Catasauqua and Whitehall police departments, checked the buildings, located off Bridge Street.

No one was found on the premises, police said.

Vehicle tire deflated

Coplay police responded Saturday to a report that someone tampered with a vehicle tire.

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 4

· Police responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of Crane Street.

· A report of a motor vehicle crash brought officers to Railroad and Birch streets.

· Police were called to Seventh and Hunter streets to investigate a report of a suspicious vehicle.

MARCH 5

· A report of a wire down brought officers to the 700 block of Grove Street.

MARCH 6

· Officers assisted the Coplay Police Department along the Ironton Rail-Trail.

Whitehall police

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 5

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought police to School Street.

· Officers responded to a report of a missing person in the unit block of Fairmont Avenue.

· Officers responded to a disturbance in the 5200 block of Third Street.

· Police were called to Kmart, 2520 MacArthur Road, to investigate the theft of merchandise.

· A report of a missing juvenile brought officers to the 3000 block of Lehigh Street.

MARCH 6

State police

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Fraud reported

State police on Feb. 27 responded to a report of unknown persons posing as Microsoft representatives.

The individuals tricked a 70-year-old Allen Township resident into providing her credit card information on the phone to the individuals, police said.

Meal stolen

Police were called March 3 for a report that someone left a restaurant without paying.

Police said two men departed the Red Robin restaurant, 1775 Airport Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, without paying the bill, which was $15.

Items stolen

Northampton police

Thursday, March 14, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEBRUARY 18

· A report that a parked vehicle was hit brought police to the 2200 block of Main Street.

FEBRUARY 21

· Officers responded to a hit-and-run crash in the 1100 block of Lincoln Avenue.

FEBRUARY 24

· Police were called to 1300 block of Line Alley to investigate a report of garbage thrown on a vehicle.

FEBRUARY 25

· A report of a 60-year-old woman who stole $15 worth of merchandise brought officers to Redner's Warehouse Markets, 33 W. 21st St..

FEBRUARY 27