Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Catasauqua police

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

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 14

Officers attempted to contact an individual in the 400 block of Race Street for Upper Saucon Township police.

A citation was issued on 14th Street.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a citation was issued for a construction zone traffic violation.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., a dog bite occurred. The owner was cited.

MARCH 15

A cable wire was pulled down in the 800 block of Race Street. Police responded.

Northampton police

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 15

Officers received a request to check the tire of a legally parked vehicle in the 1600 block of Railroad Street. Police said the tire appeared to be low on air.

A theft from a vehicle in the 1300 block of Main Street was reported. The passenger-side windshield wiper was removed from a legally parked vehicle.

MARCH 17

An unwanted male in the 2100 block of Main Street was reported to police.

MARCH 18

Coplay woman killed in crash

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by SUSAN BRYANT in Police Log

A 48-year-old Coplay woman died after the 2003 Harley-Davidson motorcycle she was a passenger on was struck by a 2006 Infiniti G35 driven by a 16-year-old female from Macungie 6:02 p.m. March 30 in the 6900 block of Hamilton Boulevard, Upper Macungie Township.

According to Lehigh County Coroner Eric D. Minnich, Lori Seip was pronounced dead 9:29 p.m. the same day at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

Minnich said the cause of Seip’s death is multiple blunt force injuries due to a motorcycle/motor vehicle accident. He ruled the manner of her death an accident.

Coplay police

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 18

Officers were on the scene of a domestic dispute in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of South Seventh Street was reported.

Police assisted a citizen in the 100 block of Coplay Street.

A parking complaint in the 100 block of North Front Street was addressed.

MARCH 19

Suspicious persons in the 200 block of Chestnut Street were investigated.

The department assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 100 block of South Eighth Street.

Catasauqua police investigate violent domestic assault

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by PAUL CMIL in Police Log

Catasauqua Police Chief Douglas Kish has released official information on a March 31 domestic assault case in the borough.

In his report, Kish said police were called around 10 a.m. to 141 Railroad St., near the intersection with Mulberry Street, for a reported assault.

Myrelis Leon-Santiago had allegedly been severely beaten by her companion, James Connelly, Kish said. Officers responded to the report and called an ambulance, which transported her to St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill, where she underwent multiple rounds of surgery.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 24

Officers investigated a report of harassment by communication in the 1000 block of Sixth Street.

The department assisted Catasauqua police with a domestic issue in the 200 block of Front Street.

MARCH 25

A report of disorderly conduct in the area of Third and Birch streets brought police to the scene.

A suspicious person at Liberty and Cherry streets was reported.

Police investigated an alarm in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

MARCH 26

Whitehall police

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 12

A suspicious vehicle in the 2900 block of MacArthur Road was reported.

Police responded to a disturbance in the 2400 block of Main Street.

Reports of suspicious persons on Poplar and Third streets and MacArthur Road were investigated.

A theft in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road occurred.

The department responded to a report of an unwanted person in the 1200 block of Catasauqua Road.

Suspicious activity in the 4200 block of Ammon Way was reported.

MARCH 13

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 10

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

A suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Arch Street was reported.

A traffic stop was conducted at Fourth and Main streets.

The department addressed a parking complaint in the 1200 block of Third Street.

MARCH 11

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

Officers investigated a report of a dog bite at Sixth and Arch streets.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 5

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on MacArthur Road.

A report of identity theft in the 100 block of Shiloh Court was investigated.

A theft occurred in the 3600 block of Lehigh Street.

The department addressed a report of a reckless driver on MacArthur Road.

Officers investigated a report of harassment in the unit block of Madison Lane.

A disturbance in the 2300 block of North First Avenue was reported.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 8

On Union Street, a hit and run occurred. The driver was located and cited.

Police investigated a harassment complaint in the 100 block of Second Street.

A wanted person was taken to central booking from Catasauqua Police Department, 90 Bridge St.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of Canal Street was reported. The individuals were located and identified.

MARCH 9

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police with a vehicle stop on Third Street.