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Monday, April 6, 2020

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

FEB. 7

Charges were filed against a 13-year-old male, of Catasauqua, for possessing a weapon at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

A dispute between an employer and a former employee took place in the 100 block of Pine Street.

At Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road, officers investigated a dispute.

FEB. 8

Parking tickets were issued in the 700 block of Third Street.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 700 block of Front Street.

On Second Street, police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a vehicle stop.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., police investigated a noise complaint.

Vehicles were ticketed on Front Street and in the 400 block of Bath Avenue.

On Chestnut Street, a parking ticket was issued.

FEB. 9

In the 400 block of Walnut Street, a problem with a dog occurred.

A suspicious activity case in the 200 block of Peach Street is under investigation.

Police cited a driver in the 100 block of Race Street.

FEB. 10

In the 200 block of Mulberry Street, police investigated a missing juvenile report. The juvenile was located.

A report of fireworks in the 200 block of Second Street was reported. The individual was warned.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1100 block of Fifth Street for a suspicious vehicle report.

A driver was cited and the vehicle towed in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

FEB. 11

An unwanted person — an intoxicated male — in the 100 block of Bridge Street was reported. The individual moved, police said.

A juvenile complaint at Catasauqua Middle School is under investigation.

FEB. 12

An owner was warned when police investigated a parking complaint on Edward Lane.

Officers responded to an animal complaint in the 100 block of Front Street. The stray dog was returned to its owner.

At Sheckler Elementary School, 251 N. 14th St., police investigated a complaint of a juvenile possessing a weapon at school. The 13-year-old male, of Catasauqua, was transported by EMS.

A custody dispute in the 700 block of Second Street occurred.

In the 100 block of Pineapple Street, a driver was cited.

FEB. 13

A dog found on Poplar Street was turned over to a shelter.

Criminal mischief — a vehicle scratched — in the 400 block of Bridge Street was investigated.

Abandoned vehicles in the 400 block of Bridge Street and in the 100 block of Union Street were tagged.

At Catasauqua Middle School, a 14-year-old male, of Catasauqua, reportedly had possession of a weapon on school. Police responded to the juvenile complaint.

A tire was slashed in the 700 block of Crane Street.

FEB. 14

Police assisted code enforcement officers in the 100 block of Front Street.

Drivers were cited in the 200 block of Lehigh Street and on Race Street.

One vehicle was involved in a crash on Race Street.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police in the 1000 block of Seventh Street.

Members of the department checked on a residence in the 200 block of Second Street for Allentown police.

In the 200 block of Wood Street, a plate was seized and the vehicle ticketed and tagged.

A dispute between brothers took place in the 200 block of Bridge Street.

In the 700 block of Fourth Street, an issue between a landlord and tenant occurred.

FEB. 15

A theft from a vehicle took place in the 200 block of Peach Street. The case was referred to investigations.

An animal complaint in the 100 block of Delaware Avenue was referred to an animal control officer.

An unwanted person at 252 Race St. was investigated. The person left upon officers’ request.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 200 block of Eugene Street during a vehicle stop.

On Railroad Street, a custody dispute occurred.

FEB. 16

On Union Street, a dispute occurred.

In the 300 block of Mulberry Street, police responded to a noise complaint. Officers relayed information for Pennsylvania State Police-Fogelsville in the 200 block of Peach Street.

Music was turned down when police investigated a noise complaint in the 300 block of Mulberry Street. During another noise complaint investigation at the same residence, Anthony Green, 41, of Catasauqua, was arrested for disorderly conduct.

In the 200 block of Bridge Street, a problem with a neighbor occurred.

Issues between a landlord and tenant took place in the 100 block of Front Street and in the 200 block of Edward Lane.

A driver was cited in the 500 block of North 14th Street.

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

FEB. 17

Officers assisted with a report of a victim who fell in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

Police responded to an animal complaint in the 400 block of Bridge Street.

Officers checked on the welfare of a resident of the 700 block of Second Street.