Whitehall-Coplay Press

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Coplay police

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 18

Criminal mischief in the area of North Second and Chestnut streets was investigated.

A domestic dispute in the 1000 block of Barbara Drive brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to a report of suspicious individuals at the rear of a residence in the unit block of North Second Street.

The department assisted a citizen in the 100 block of North Eighth Street.

Police assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 200 block of Coplay Street.

JUNE 19

A reported gunshot in the 1200 block of Tapler Drive was investigated. It was determined to be a squirrel in contact with a PPL transformer.

Police conducted a traffic stop in the 200 block of Second Street. The operator was driving with a learner’s permit without a licensed driver. The operator’s parents were unaware that the vehicle had been taken. The operator received a citation and the parents were called to retrieve the vehicle.

A citation was issued for an expired inspection during a traffic stop on South Second and Center streets.

During a traffic stop in the 100 block of South Second Street, a written warning was issued for not having a current insurance card.

JUNE 20

Police were on the scene of a domestic dispute in the 100 block of Coplay Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police with a vehicle stop in the 200 block of Buttonwood Street.

JUNE 21

Marijuana was discovered during a vehicle stop in the 200 block of Maple Street. The investigation is continuing.

Police investigated a possible phone scam in the unit block of North Seventh Street.

JUNE 22

A bicycle was reported stolen in the unit block of South Second Street.

A report of a suspicious person in Coplay Parkway, 2 Keefer St., was investigated.

Officers assisted with a vehicle repossession in the 100 block of North Ninth Street.

A reckless driver in the area of South Second and Lehigh streets was investigated.