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Catasauqua police

Tuesday, December 31, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

DEC. 16

On Front Street, a written traffic warning was issued.

At Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road, police investigated a report of criminal mischief. There was no damage; the individual was warned.

On Walnut Street, abandoned vehicles were tagged.

A hit and run took place in the 100 block of Race Street.

DEC. 17

At Chesterbrook Academy, 325 Lehigh St., a hit and run occurred. A vehicle hit a pedestrian; the driver was identified.

An investigation is continuing for criminal mischief that occurred at St. Mary’s Church, 122 Union St.

Police assisted a citizen who fell in the 800 block of Bridge Street.

DEC. 18

In the 500 block of Race Street, a registration plate was seized during a traffic stop.

An argument between family members occurred in the 200 block of Church Street.

The tire of an abandoned vehicle was chalked on American Street.

Officers assisted Whitehall police in attempting to contact a person in the 800 block of Walnut Street.

A juvenile issue took place at Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers during a traffic stop on Fourth Street.

A traffic citation was issued on Front Street.

The tire of an abandoned vehicle was chalked on Wood Street.

DEC. 19

A driver was cited at 547 Front St.

A person was warned and sent away during a trespassing investigation in the 400 block of Front Street.

In the 100 block of Delaware Avenue, a parking complaint was investigated. The vehicle was towed.

On Milton Street, a vehicle was ticketed when police responded to a parking complaint.

A fraud case in the 800 block of Walnut Street was investigated.

Trespassing in the 400 block of Front Street was reported. Persons sleeping in a building were warned and sent on their way.

DEC. 20

Citations were issued and a registration plate seized in the 200 block of Race Street.

Police assisted North Catasauqua officers in the 1400 block of Main Street.

DEC. 21

A traffic citation was issued in the 200 block of Race Street.

In the 700 block of Howertown Road, a hit and run to a parked vehicle occurred.

Officers assisted Whitehall police during a theft report in the 1000 block of Fernhill Lane.

A report of fireworks on Faith Drive is under investigation.

DEC. 22

Music was turned down and the resident warned when officers investigated a noise complaint in the 600 block of Walnut Street.

On Poplar Street, a driver was cited.

In the 100 block of Second Street, a vehicle was ticketed due to a parking violation.

A driver was cited on Second Street.

Police responded to a report of a fire in the 200 block of Limestone Street. There was a problem with an electric baseboard.