Northampton Press

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 12

In the 100 block of Delaware Avenue, a vehicle was discovered on private property.

A burglary at Allentown Steel Fabricating Company Inc., 260 Race St., was investigated. Tools were taken, police said.

Criminal mischief — a hole in siding — in the 500 block of Church Street was reported.

A dispute in the 300 block of Howertown Road occurred.

Police said rail crossing gates were down on West Race Street.

AUG. 13

On Front Street, officers investigated a mental health case.

Traffic citations were issued on Stonewood Place and Front Street.

At Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St., the unauthorized use of a vehicle occurred.

AUG. 14

A written warning was issued on North 14th Street.

A suspicious person on Tioga Street was reported.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police for a domestic assault in the 800 block of Willow Drive.

AUG. 15

Police conducted a welfare check in the 300 block of Church Street.

Traffic citations were issued in the 200 block of Lehigh Street and 800 block of Walnut Street and on Poplar Street.

An unwanted person in the 300 block of Church Street was investigated. The report involved a protection-from-abuse violation.

Police responded to a mental health case in the 100 block of Bridge Street.

On Front Street, a vehicle was ticketed.

AUG. 16

Written traffic warnings were issued in the 200 block of North 14th Street and 500 block of Lehigh Street.

A harassment case on North Third Street was referred to Coplay Police Department.

Suspicious activity in the 200 block of Front Street took place.

A vehicle was ticketed in the 700 block of Third Street for a parking complaint.

On St. John Street, a traffic citation was issued.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1200 block of Eighth Street.

An animal complaint in the 200 block of Edward Lane was reported to police.

A vehicle in the 100 block of Wood Street was reported stolen.

In the 700 block of Front Street, a civil matter occurred.

Officers assisted North Catasauqua police for a domestic dispute in the 1300 block of Third Street.

AUG. 17

In the 100 block of Circle Drive, officers delivered a message for Colonial Regional Police Department.

A traffic citation was issued on Race Street, police said.

AUG. 18

In the 800 block of Bethlehem Road, police investigated a mental health call.

In the 200 block of Race Street, a traffic citation was issued.

A truck driving on property in the 400 block of Second Street was reported.

A tree was blocking the roadway on Lehigh Street. The fire department was notified.

A 44-year-old and three 23-year-olds were arrested for drug charges on North 12th Street.

In the 400 block of Milton Street, a tree limb was down. The case was referred to public works.

Coary Taylor, 26, of Catasauqua, was arrested for simple assault and physical harassment and contact in the 400 block of Pearl Street, police said.