Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 28

In the 700 block of Third Street, a window on a vehicle was damaged.

Police sought information regarding parking in the 200 block of Church Street.

Property was destroyed in the 400 block of Walnut Street, police said.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 700 block of Crane Street.

Officers responded to a noise complaint in the 300 block of Howertown Road. The music was turned down, and the owner was warned.

Police seeking assault victims

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 by BERNIE O’HARE in Police Log

A physical therapist employed by St. Luke’s Visiting Nurse Association was charged June 6 with sexually assaulting a 97-year-old Hanover Township man.

Arnee Rubi, 42, of McNair Circle in Northampton, was charged last week with two counts of indecent assault after having been caught in the act by the victim’s granddaughter during a home visit May 21.

Rubi had previously visited the victim on at least three occasions for home treatment of a hip injury, according to the report.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 24

Officers addressed reports of disorderly conduct in the 1800 block of Schadt Avenue.

A theft from a vehicle in the 1200 block of Olympic Circle South was reported.

Police investigated a domestic offense against family in the 1300 block of Mickley Road.

The department addressed theft reports on Mechanicsville Road and North Second Street.

A wanted person in the 600 block of Front Street was reported.

Criminal mischief in the 3200 block of East Columbia Street was investigated.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

An overdose in the 1200 block of Fifth Street brought police to the scene.

A suspicious vehicle at Second and Eugene streets was reported.

Officers performed traffic stops on Main Street and Howertown Road and at Second and Eugene streets.

MAY 28

Police were on the scene of a DUI call at Second and Arch streets.

A reckless driver at Fourth and Buttonwood streets was investigated.

The department responded to a firework complaint at Willow Drive and Lincoln Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 18

Officers investigated a report of debit card fraud in the unit block of West 21st Street.

A reportable accident, involving three vehicles, occurred at Howertown Road and East Fourth Street.

MAY 20

Police responded to a report of a male causing a disturbance in the 2300 block of Dewey Avenue.

MAY 22

Members of the department checked on the welfare of a female in the 2000 block of Center Street.

MAY 25

Coplay police

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

May 21

The department received a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 1000 block of Center Street.

Police investigated a parking complaint in the unit block of South Third Street.

Officers responded to a request to check the welfare of a female walking in the area of North Second and Chestnut streets.

Police were called to the 400 block of Chestnut Street for a residential alarm.

Members of the department investigated a parking complaint in the unit block of North Second Street.

Police continue search for suspect in mall shooting

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by KATHY LAUER-WILLIAMS in Police Log

A suspect in the June 1 shooting of two people at the Lehigh Valley Mall was still at large nearly a week after the incident.

Whitehall Township Police Chief Michael Marks said police continue to look for the person who allegedly shot two men around 7:10 p.m. in the mall parking lot after a fight occurred inside Macy’s. There was no update as of press time Wednesday.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 17

A vehicle was stolen in the 200 block of Front Street.

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 400 block of Race Street.

In the 300 block of School Street, a dispute occurred over a traffic incident.

Police assisted an outside agency with a report of a missing dog in the 800 block of Chapel Street.

On Race Street, police responded to a reportable motor vehicle accident.

At Catasauqua Park & Playground, 501 American St., an altercation between juveniles occurred.

north Catasauqua police

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 18

Officers assisted Catasauqua police with a possible DUI at North Dauphin and Irving streets.

Police investigated a domestic issue in the 1200 block of Fifth Street.

Traffic stops were conducted on Howertown Road and Grove Street and at Second and Eugene streets.

MAY 19

Police responded to a burglar alarm in the 1400 block of Main Street.

A disturbance in the 1100 block of Front Street brought officers to the scene.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 20

Officers were on the scene of an overdose in the 1100 block of MacArthur Road.

Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief in the 3000 block of North Fourth Street.

Police investigated a domestic offense against family in the unit block of Maryland Circle.

A report of fraud in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road was addressed.

A reckless driver on MacArthur Road brought police to the scene.

The department investigated suspicious activity in the 1400 block of Lehnert Road.