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Catasauqua police

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 6

In the 300 block of Howertown Road, police assisted UGI with a parking issue.

Officers assisted with a public service situation in the 500 block of Third Street.

A bicycle was stolen in the 600 block of Third Street.

On Second Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

JAN. 7

A disturbance at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., was reported.

Police assisted Lehigh County Auto Theft Task Force with an arrest on Second Street.

A citation was issued on Second Street.

A juvenile missing from Second Street was reported. The person was located.

An investigation is continuing for a fraud case that occurred in the 200 block of Church Street.

Vehicles were ticketed in the 400 block of Howertown Road and in the 600 block of American Street.

JAN. 8

A fraud report — a problem with a bank deposit — was investigated in the 200 block of Wood Street.

In the 300 block of Church Street, police assisted an outside agency in the apprehending of a stabbing suspect.

On Wood Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

A driver was cited and the plate seized on Union Street.

Police assisted the fire department and UGI at the scene of a fire in the 700 block of Crane Street.

The unauthorized use of a vehicle in the 400 block of Blackberry Street was reported.

JAN. 9

A person was warned when police investigated an animal complaint at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

A vehicle blocking a driveway in the 600 block of Lehigh Street was reported. The vehicle was ticketed and towed.

Officers sought information regarding a juvenile complaint at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

JAN. 10

Suspicious activity — possible fraud — in the 500 block of Fourth Street was investigated.

On Walnut Street, vehicles were tagged.

Officers assisted Lehigh County Drug Task Force and Drug Enforcement Administration for a warrant service in the 100 block of Front Street.

Police sought information regarding an animal complaint in the 400 block of Walnut Street.

JAN. 11

A vehicle stop was conducted in the 400 block of Race Street. The driver was cited and the vehicle towed.