Whitehall-Coplay Press

Monday, October 14, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 11

A traffic citation was issued in the 100 block of Lehigh Street.

In the 600 block of Poplar Street, an animal complaint case was referred to an animal control officer.

A theft that occurred in the 300 block of Mulberry Street is under investigation, the department said.

On Howertown Road, buses were reportedly blocking the street.

SEPT. 13

A fire occurred at Lehigh Valley International Airport, 3311 Airport Road.

Officers responded to a noise complaint on Circle Drive.

Coplay police

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 23

Officers assisted a citizen in the unit block of South Third Street.

Police investigated the theft of an electric saw in the unit block of North Third Street.

The department performed a welfare check in the 300 block of Schreiber Avenue.

SEPT. 24

A domestic dispute in the unit block of South Second Street was investigated.

Police were on the scene of a residential fire in the unit block of South Fourth Street.

Lost keys in the 100 block of South Fifth Street were reported.

Officers seek information on shots fired

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall Police

At 3:13 a.m. Oct. 2, Whitehall police were dispatched to Latest Food Trends, 1234 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, for a report of multiple gunshots.

Officers arrived within three minutes. No victims or property damage were found.

Department detectives are actively pursuing leads.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Matthew Reszek at 610-437-3042, ext. 216, or mreszek@whitehallpd.com.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 17

Officers were on the scene of a drug investigation in the 2600 block of MacArthur Road.

Thefts from vehicles on Fifth and First streets and Maryland Circle were investigated.

A domestic offense against family brought police to the 900 block of Fairmont Avenue.

The department responded to reports of harassment on Red Bud Drive West and MacArthur Road.

Police investigated a report of a runaway in the 3700 block of Lehigh Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 14

A disturbance between neighbors in the 2600 block of Main Street was reported.

Suspicious activity in the 100 block of Stark Street was investigated. The report said a blue and black bike with no identifying marks or registration plate was left in the backyard of a residence.

SEPT. 15

Police responded to a protection-from-abuse complaint in the 800 block of Main Street.

SEPT. 16

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 6

Two vehicles were involved in a reportable motor vehicle accident on South 14th Street.

Officers attempted to contact an individual on Race Street for Quakertown Police Department.

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

A dispute between a boyfriend and girlfriend occurred at Catasauqua Police Department.

A theft in the 100 block of Wood Street was reported.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 15

Officers were on the scene of a DUI case in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

Suspicious activity in the 1100 block of Eighth Street was investigated.

A traffic stop was conducted at Green and Main streets.

SEPT. 16

A traffic stop involving drugs and a DUI brought police to Front and Almond streets.

The department investigated a theft in the 600 block of Chapel Street.

An abandoned vehicle in the area of Third and Chapel streets was reported.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 9

A domestic offense against family in the 3100 block of North Front Street brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to mental health calls in the 2400 and 2600 blocks of MacArthur Road.

A theft from a vehicle in the 400 block of New York Avenue was investigated.

A suspicious person in the 1700 block of Peachtree Circle was reported.

The department responded to an animal issue on Bridge Street.

Police handled a report of a reckless driver on Memphis Road.

Early-morning crash closes 22; passenger ejected from vehicle

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Police Log

A stretch of Route 22 West was closed Sept. 19 after a two-vehicle crash in the area of Airport Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

According to Pennsylvania State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, a 56-year-old male from Lansdowne was operating a 2010 GMC box truck, traveling in the left lane of the two-lane highway just before 3:30 a.m. A 40-year-old male from Laurys Station, operating a 2018 McLaren 720S, struck the box truck from behind.