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Friday, May 29, 2020

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JAN. 11

A hit and run to a parked vehicle occurred in the 700 block of Faith Drive.

In the 100 block of South 14th Street, a dispute took place.

Spam phone calls in the 300 block of Mulberry Street were reported to the department.

Officers conducted an investigation involving harassment via text messages in the 600 block of Howertown Road.

JAN. 12

On Union Street, a vehicle was tagged and the plate seized.

Criminal mischief — damage to a vehicle — in the 400 block of Bridge Street was reported.

JAN. 13

In the 500 block of Kurtz Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a vehicle stop and arrest.

Officers investigated a noise complaint via code enforcement in the 300 block of Mulberry Street.

A vehicle was ticketed on Front Street.

At Sheckler Elementary School, 201 N. 14th St., two females, a 12-year-old and a 13-year-old, were cited for disorderly conduct.

In the 400 block of Church Street, a vehicle was chalked when police investigated a parking complaint.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., officers sought information regarding a harassment case.

JAN. 14

A parking issue took place in the 700 block of Second Street.

A driver was cited in the 600 block of Front Street.

Music was turned down in the 200 block of High Street when police investigated a noise complaint.

In the 700 block of Front Street, an abandoned vehicle was tagged.

JAN. 15

Police sought vehicle repossession information in the 100 block of Howertown Road.

A problem with a dog in the 800 block of Front Street took place.

A barking dog in the 100 block of Front Street was reported. The owner was warned.

In the 300 block of Bridge Street, a driver was cited.

Police assisted Lehigh County Drug Task Force in the 500 block of Kurtz Street.

In the 700 block of Third Street, officers assisted North Catasauqua police during a traffic stop.

A wanted person in the 300 block of Walnut Street was investigated. The individual was transported to CBC.

An investigation is continuing for a report of a suspicious person at Sheckler Elementary School.

JAN. 16

A gas line problem and sinkhole in the 400 block of Front Street were reported.

Drivers were cited in the 200 block of Lehigh Street and in the 300 block of Second Street.

On Faith Drive, a traffic warning was issued.