Whitehall-Coplay Press

Saturday, March 23, 2019

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 9

· Officers assisted the Coplay Police Department in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

JUNE 10

· Officers assisted EMS in the 1000 block of Howertown Road.

JUNE 11

· Police were called to the 1400 block of Main Street to investigate an attempted burglary.

· Officers responded to a suspicious activity in the 1100 block of Railroad Street.

· A report of a suspicious person brought officers to the 1400 block of Main Street.

JUNE 12

Tri-Boro treasurer charged

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The treasurer of a youth soccer club in Whitehall Township has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the club over more than six years.

Brian Farley, 54, of 4648 Lehigh Drive, Lehigh Township, has been charged with one count each of theft and receiveing stolen property, both third-degree felonies, says a news release from the Lehigh County District Attorney's office.

According to an affidavit of probable cause filed by Whitehall Township police:

In March, the president of the Tri-Boro Youth Soccer Club in the township filed a theft report with police.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 10

· Police responded to a domestic call in the 100 block of Front Street.

· A disagreement between a mother and daughter brought officers to the unit block of Second Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 600 block of South 14th Street.

· Police responded to a house fire on Mulberry Street.

· Officers were called to the 800 block of Race Street to investigate a disturbance.

JUNE 11

· Police conducted a drug investigation in the 200 block of Lehigh Street.

State police

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Lawn decorations stolen

State police on June 8 responded to a report of lawn decorations stolen from the unit block of Oak Lane, Allen Township.

The 69-year-old resident told police unknown individuals removed the decorations from her lawn, police said.

DUI reported

A report of a DUI brought police May 27 to Airport Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

According to police, an argument ensued between William Torres and his wife. Upon arriving, police determined Torres was operating his vehicle while under the influence of alcohol.

Whitehall police

Thursday, June 20, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Youth drowns

A 17-year-old Allentown resident drowned in a private Whitehall pool, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's Office.

Abel De Luna, 17, of 803 Saul St., Allentown, was pronounced dead Saturday at 4:11 p.m. in the emergency department at Sacred Heart Hospital.

An autopsy undertaken Monday determined the cause of death to be drowning and manner of death an accident, says a news release from the coroner's office.

Whitehall police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

The Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 4

· A report of a burglary brought officers to the 500 block of Sixth Street.

· Police responded to a theft in the 5100 block of Willow Street.

· Officers were called to the 1700 block of Peachtree Circle to investigate a burglary.

· A report of a gas cap removed from a vehicle and bird seed thrown on an automobile brought police to Catasauqua Avenue.

· Officers responded to a report of a garage window broken in the 300 block of Fullerton Avenue.

JUNE 5

North Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JUNE 2

· A report of a theft brought police to the 1200 block of Milton Street.

· Officers responded to a report of an odor in the 1000 block of Second Street.

· Police were called to Grove and Main streets to investigate a report of a reckless driver.

JUNE 3

· A trespassing complaint brought officers to the Hokendauqua Bridge.

· Police were called to the 1400 block of Main Street to investigate a report of criminal mischief.

JUNE 5

Coplay police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Police respond to disruption at Giant

Coplay police were summoned shortly after 8 p.m. June 9 to Giant Food at Cherry and Chestnut streets.

Police said they received a report of two men, possibly intoxicated and in their 20s, riding around the market on electric handicap carts.

Police were told the pair was running into patrons with the moving carts.

Store personnel ordered the men to leave the store and they did so before police arrived.

Underage drinking reported June 4

State police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Altercation

reported

State police responded to a report of disorderly conduct at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

Police said two females were engaged in a fight outside the entrance to the school May 30.

Charges have been filed in the case, police said.

Students fight

A Catasauqua High School male student struck another student in the head and chest May 29 at the school, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

Catasauqua police

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MAY 27

· A report of loud music brought police to the 500 block of Front Street.

· Officers assisted EMS in the 600 block of Faith Drive.

· A report of a wanted person brought police to the 100 block of Bridge Street.

· Officers responded to a report of juveniles with a paintball gun in the 600 block of Kurtz Street.

· A report of a suspicious vehicle brought police to the unit block of West Race Street.

MAY 28

· Officers assisted EMS in the 100 block of Bridge Street.