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Twp. police respond to assault

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by MARK RECCEK in Police Log

Whitehall Township police responded to a report of assault April 3 at 980 Fairmont Ave.

According to an affidavit of probable cause filed with District Magistrate Robert Halal’s office, police received a call 11:45 p.m. of a man in the south parking lot at 980 Fairmont Ave. causing a disturbance. When police arrived, they found Jean Pierre D’ Meza Nunez, 22, with blood on both hands.

NORTHAMPTON POLICE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 24

A report of fraud brought officers to the unit block of Keglovits Lane.

Police responded to a report of a rear windshield and rear driver-side window of a legally parked vehicle smashed in the 1900 block of Center Street.

Officers were called to the 800 block of Main Street to investigate a fight between two men.

MARCH 25

A report of an unwanted person brought police to the 1700 block of Line Alley.

COPLAY POLICE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

APRIL 3

Officers assisted a citizen with a locked door of an apartment.

Police responded to a report of an unattended dog in a vehicle at Giant, 202 Chestnut St.

Officers assisted a citizen with investigating suspicious activity.

APRIL 4

A report of a suspicious person brought police to the Parkway parking lot, 2 Keefer St.

Officers responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street.

Police responded to a parking complaint in the 300 block of Center Street.

CATASAUQUA POLICE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 27

A report of a juvenile complaint brought officers to Catasauqua Middle School, 850 Pine St.

Police were called to Silver Manor, 2 Front St., to investigate the theft of a bicycle.

Officers responded to a report of a fire at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road.

A parking complaint brought police to Second Street.

MARCH 28

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Fairview Street.

WHITEHALL POLICE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 18

Officers were called to Carl Drive for a report of criminal mischief.

A report of a domestic dispute summoned police to Summit Street.

Officers responded to a report of an assault at Lehigh Valley Mall.

Police were called to Second Street for a parking complaint.

A report of a disturbance brought officers to Main Street.

Police responded to a noise complaint on Sunset Drive.

Officers were summoned to a report of a sounding alarm on Third Street.

MARCH 19

WHITEHALL POLICE

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 11

A report of suspicious activity brought officers to Gallagher Road.

Police were called to Grape Street for a wanted person.

Officers responded to a report of criminal mischief on Main Street.

A report of suspicious activity summoned police to Grape Street.

Officers responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Olympic Circle South.

Police were called to MacArthur Road for a disabled vehicle.

A report of suspicious activity brought officers to Ruch Street.

COPLAY POLICE

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 26

A landlord-tenant dispute brought officers to the unit block of North Fourth Street.

Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 200 block of South Second Street at Schreiber Avenue.

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

A parking complaint brought police to the 200 block of Center Street.

MARCH 27

Police responded to a domestic dispute in the 1000 block of Barbara Drive.

CATASAUQUA POLICE

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 13

A report of loud music brought officers to the 200 block of Second Street.

Police responded to a report of a window broken at Jillian’s Salon, 523 Front St.

Officers responded to a family dispute in the 700 block of Front Street.

A theft from a vehicle brought police to the 300 block of Howertown Road.

MARCH 14

A report of a custody issue brought officers to the unit block of North 17th Street.

Allentown man charged in 2016 bank robbery

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Police Log

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin announced March 28 that an Allentown man has been charged in relation to a bank robbery that occurred in Whitehall in May 2016.

According to the news release from the DA’s office, John Cruz, 41, of 209 N. Fourth St., Allentown, has been charged with one count each of robbery/threat of serious bodily Injury, a felony of the first degree, and robbery/making a demand of an employee of a financial institution, a felony of the second degree.

N. CATASAUQUA POLICE

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

MARCH 26

A report of a hit-and-run accident brought officers to the 1100 block of Howertown Road.

Officers assisted Catasauqua Police Department in the 700 block of Third Street.

MARCH 27

Police responded to a report of an abandoned vehicle in the 1200 block of Second Street.

A report of a found dog brought officers to the 600 block of Pennsylvania Street.

MARCH 28

Officers checked on the welfare of an individual in the 1100 block of Second Street.