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Coplay police

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

SEPT. 2

Police were on the scene of a domestic dispute in the unit block of South Front Street.

Officers responded to a harassment complaint in the unit block of South Second Street.

SEPT. 3

A disturbance at the Giant Food Store, 202 Chestnut St., between four females was investigated.

The department assisted Pennsylvania State Police in the unit block of North Sixth Street.

SEPT. 4

Suspicious activity in the unit block of North Eighth Street was reported.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 26

On 14th Street, a driver was cited.

A hit and run occurred in the 200 block of Limestone Street. A vehicle hit a stop sign.

Police assisted at Innovative Arts Academy Charter School, 330 Howertown Road. The individual was located.

Officers conducted a citizen assist regarding information on harassment at Whittier Place Apartments, 895 Walnut St.

AUG. 27

Drivers were cited in the 200 block of Lehigh Street and on North 14th Street.

Slashed tires reported in Hanover Twp.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

STATE POLICE

Pennsylvania State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, are investigating reports of multiple tire slashings in Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

According to the report, officers were called just before midnight Sept. 4 to the parking lot of Copperhead Grill, 1731 Airport Road, where they found eight vehicles with slashed tires.

They were also called to the parking lots of Hilton Garden Inn, 1787-B Airport Road, and A. Duie Pyle, 2900 Hoover Ave., where 25 vehicles with slashed tires were discovered.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 25

Police investigated an abandoned vehicle in the 1000 block of Fifth Street.

AUG. 26

Officers made a warrant arrest in the area of Third and Buttonwood streets.

The department assisted an outside agency in the 500 block of Buttonwood Street.

Police assisted a citizen in the 1100 block of Third Street.

AUG. 27

Illegal dumping in the 1100 block of Third Street was investigated.

A traffic stop was conducted on Pine Street to assist Catasauqua police.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 24

Police investigated a domestic offense against family in the 700 block of Jordan Parkway.

A mental health call in the 1500 block of Alta Drive brought police to the scene.

Officers responded to disturbances on Lehigh Street and MacArthur Road.

The department handled a report of a person reportedly driving under the influence on Third Street.

A suspicious person in the 1200 block of Midway Road was reported.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 19

Officers investigated domestic offenses against family on Redwood Drive and Peachtree Circle.

The department responded to a mental health call in the 3000 block of Coplay Lane.

Police were on the scene of a reported burglary in the 1100 block of MacArthur Road.

Suspicious activity on North Third and Main streets and Mickley Run was reported.

Officers handled a road rage incident on First Avenue.

A theft from a vehicle in the 2100 block of MacArthur Road was investigated.

Northampton police

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 17

Disorderly conduct — a male observed urinating on a building — in the 1900 block of Main Street was reported to the department.

A report of a male and female trespassing in the 1900 block of Main Street was investigated.

AUG. 18

In the 200 block of Olive Alley, police responded to a hit-and-run accident. A legally parked vehicle was struck, damaging the middle of the driver side. White or silver transfer paint scuffs were observed.

AUG. 21

Whitehall man dies in Route 22 crash

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

South Whitehall Township

A Whitehall Township man died Aug. 29 in a motorcycle crash on Route 22 East in South Whitehall Township.

According to a report from Pennsylvania State Police Troop M, Bethlehem, Adnan Hazim, 21, was the operator of a motorcycle that struck a stopped vehicle from behind just before 5 p.m. A nurse who was also in the traffic congestion got out of her vehicle and provided medical assistance to Hazim.

He was then transported by Cetronia Ambulance Corps to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, where he was pronounced dead.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

AUG. 19

A dog at large on Race Street was reported to the department.

In the 200 block of Canal Street, officers investigated a civil dispute.

Damage to a vehicle occurred in the 200 block of High Street.

At Catty Mart, 547 Front St., a phone was stolen, the report said.

Police assisted a citizen in the 700 block of Third Street.

A driver was cited in the 200 block of Race Street.

Officers conducted a citizen assist regarding a domestic issue in the 200 block of Church Street.

Police investigate child’s self-inflicted gunshot wound

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall Township police are investigating a report of a 2-1/2-year-old injured in a self-inflicted shooting Sept. 2.

According to Police Chief Michael Marks, officers were called to an area hospital just after 11 a.m. for a report of a child who was the victim of an accidental shooting that occurred earlier inside a home in the 4100 block of Springmill Road. Marks said the child had been transported to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries before police were contacted.