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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 17

A traffic warning was issued in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

An investigation is continuing for a domestic case that occurred in the 400 block of Milton Street.

NOV. 18

In the 600 block of St. John Street, a civil matter regarding property took place.

The theft of property took place in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

On Railroad Street, vehicles were on a private lot, police said.

A traffic warning was issued on Pine Street.

Police assisted task force officers in the 100 block of South Front Street.

Vehicles were ticketed on Railroad Street.

Department members conducted a welfare check in the 100 block of Bridge Street. The person was located.

NOV. 19

On Second Street, a traffic warning was issued.

The theft from a vehicle took place in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

A DUI arrest of a 67-year-old man, from Utah, occurred on 10th Street.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 200 block of Eugene Street.

Officers assisted a citizen who fell in the 500 block of Third Street.

NOV. 20

A driver was cited on Front Street.

In the 300 block of Mulberry Street, police sought information regarding property.

In the 100 block of Bridge Street, officers assisted a citizen who fell.

A theft from an unlocked vehicle occurred in the 200 block of Second Street.

At Catasauqua High School, a student was reported vaping.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 500 block of Front Street.

Police sought information regarding a domestic incident in the 700 block of Circle Drive.

In the 300 block of Mulberry Street, officers stood by while a citizen retrieved property.

NOV. 21

A vehicle was keyed in the 400 block of Bridge Street.

In the 700 block of Crane Street, a written warning was issued.

An investigation is continuing for a burglary case at Catasauqua Scrap Yard, 16 W. Race St.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 200 block of Lehigh Street.

A hit and run to a parked vehicle took place in the 400 block of Race Street.

A harassment case via texting was investigated at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.

NOV. 22

An investigation is continuing for a reported burglary at 200 Lehigh St.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1200 block of Second Street for a burglary.

Harassment issues occurred at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

An investigation is continuing for a juvenile complaint at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

NOV. 23

In the 200 block of Bridge Street, a natural gas leak occurred.

Police assisted South Whitehall officers in the 1500 block of Mauch Chunk Road.

A parental dispute over a vehicle took place in the 300 block of Wood Street.

A son missing from the 500 block of Front Street was reported. He was located.

Shawn Peterson, 30, of Phillipsburg, N.J., was arrested on Cambridge Place for burglary, criminal trespassing and physical harassment and contact.

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint in the 300 block of Mulberry Street. During the second visit by officers, the owner was warned.

NOV. 24

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers on Buttonwood Street for a domestic dispute.

On Pineapple Street, a driver was cited.

NOV. 25

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1000 block of Third Street for a crash.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 100 block of School Street.

An abandoned vehicle was tagged in the 300 block of Front Street.

In the 200 block of Mulberry Street, a juvenile issue took place.

A report of a neighbor dispute brought police to the 300 block of Mulberry Street.

In the 100 block of Railroad Street, officers assisted a citizen with a problem regarding an electric account.

Officers assisted Allentown and South Whitehall Township police in the 700 block of North 19th Street.

A hit and run occurred in the 300 block of St. John Street.

NOV. 26

A vehicle was damaged in the 600 block of St. John Street. Police investigated the criminal mischief report.

An investigation is continuing for a harassment case that occurred in the 300 block of Race Street.

On Second Street, officers assisted a citizen with parking information.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1100 block of Howertown Road for a fire call.

An ordinance violation — a fire pit — in the 100 block of Union Street was investigated.

Police and the department’s K-9 assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1400 block of Main Street.

A dispute between a husband and wife occurred in the 300 block of Peach Street.

In the 300 block of Church Street, officers assisted an out-of-state police department.

A vehicle was tagged on South 12th Street.

NOV. 27

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers on Limestone Street.

A citation was issued on Bath Avenue.

NOV. 28

A two-vehicle hit and run on Race Street was reported. The offending vehicle was located.

In the 400 block of Prospect Street, a dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred.

Officers and the department’s K-9 assisted Allentown police in the 100 block of Allen Street.

Police conducted a security check in the 900 block of Race Street.

Threats in the 300 block of Mulberry Street were reported to police.

NOV. 29

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 200 block of Race Street.

A vehicle was damaged in the 600 block of St. John Street. Officers investigated the criminal mischief.

A dispute over a video recording took place in the 600 block of St. John Street.

Music was turned down and the resident warned after police responded a noise complaint at Whittier Place Apartments.

A noise complaint in the 400 block of Walnut Street was investigated.

Issues regarding custody in the 700 block of Second Street were reported.

Officers assisted airport police at Lehigh Valley International Airport, 3311 Airport Road.

A traffic warning was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

NOV. 30

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint at Catty Corner Neighborhood Pub & Pie, 301 Mulberry St.

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

An investigation is continuing for a burglary case that occurred in the 400 block of Second Street.

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred in the 100 block of Pine Street.

In the 200 block of Second Street, a civil issue occurred.

An ordinance violation at 410 Second St. was investigated.

DEC. 1

On Railroad Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

On North 12th Street, police investigated a civil matter and provided information regarding custody exchange.

Two drivers were cited on Race Street.

DEC. 2

In the 1100 block of Howertown Road, officers assisted North Catasauqua police for an open door report.

Police assisted Lehigh County Sheriff’s Department on Covington Place in taking a wanted person into custody.

An investigation is continuing for a theft that occurred in the 300 block of Howertown Road.

Police assisted at the scene of a kitchen fire at Whittier Place Apartments.

A hit and run to a parked vehicle occurred in the 500 block of Poplar Street.

Music was turned down when officers investigated a noise complaint on Second Street.

In the 200 block of Lehigh Street, a written traffic warning was issued.

Jennifer Morgan, 36, of Catasauqua, was arrested in the 100 block of Canal Street for simple assault and physical harassment and contact.

A package was stolen in the 200 block of Howertown Road.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed on Second Street.

DEC. 3

Two 11-year-old female students are to be charged for disorderly conduct at Catasauqua Middle School.

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint in the 400 block of Bridge Street.

In the 700 block of Second Street, officers investigated a complaint regarding a dumpster.

Police conducted a citizen assist in the 100 block of Canal Street. The individual was referred to a constable.

A juvenile complaint was investigated at Sheckler Elementary School, 201 N. 14th St. The case was referred to Childline.

A window at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., was damaged.

Officers assisted at the scene of a water leak on Front Street.

At Catasauqua Police Department, 90 Bridge St., a warrant was served for a wanted person. The individual was transported to central booking.

DEC. 4

A lawn was damaged on Race Street, police said.

In the 200 block of Front Street, a fence was damaged.

Cats left in a shed in the 800 block of Poplar Street were reported to police. The Sanctuary of Haafsville was contacted.

A dispute over property occurred in the 100 block of Canal Street.

A citation was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

DEC. 5

A package was stolen in the 200 block of Church Street.

Police assisted a citizen who fell in the 200 block of Howertown Road.

A written traffic warning was issued in the 700 block of Front Street and on Howertown Road.

DEC. 6

An issue between a landlord and tenant occurred in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

Officers assisted Pennsylvania State Police, Bethlehem, for a hit-and-run investigation in the 600 block of Poplar Street.

A cat was struck by a car on Lehigh Street.

A dispute between a husband and wife took place in the 200 block of Front Street.

DEC. 7

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint at 429 Race St.

Police sought vehicle repossession information on South 15th Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police on Fourth Street.

DEC. 8

A driver was cited in the 100 block of Second Street and in the 500 block of Front Street.

In the 300 block of Church Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

An investigation is continuing for a burglary that occurred in the 100 block of Railroad Street.

The department is continuing an investigation for a domestic offense against family that occurred in the 500 block of Race Street. Megan German, 32, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact.