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On Thursday December 3, 2020 around midnight, the Catawissa Borough Police Department responded to a call for five individuals fighting and threatening the residents of a home on the 600 block of Mill Street due to a relationship dispute. When officers arrived, there were twelve individuals,...

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On Wednesday September 9, 2020, officers were called to 1200 block of South Fourth Street for a stolen gray hand truck valued at $50.00. It was taken from behind the victim’s garage within the last three days. Later that day, the hand truck was located.

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On Monday September 28, 2020, officers were called to 200 block of North Third Street for an assault. The reporting person/victim stated that she was struck her in the head by her ex-boyfriends’ sister over an argument over one of the ex-boyfriends children being put in time out for an extended...

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On Wednesday October 10, 2020 officers received a report of a hit and run to a stop sign on Quinn Avenue and Railroad Street near the VFW. After an investigation using the VFW and a neighbor’s security camera’s, officers of The Catawissa Borough PD were able to identify the license plate number...
On Monday October 12, 2020 officers received a report about a male selling large amounts of marijuana and other drugs out of the Cracker Barrel Bar & Grill at 340 Main Street Catawissa, PA 17820. If anyone has any tips or witnessed anything please contact The Catawissa Borough PD through the “...

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On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 at approximately 1045 hour, officers took Matthew Donnelly into custody on a Felony Warrant. Donnelly was wanted by The Ambler Borough Police Department for Possession w/Intent to Deliver.
The defendant was taken into custody while trespassing at Hillside Village at the residence of a friend. The defendant had previously been issued a no trespass order by the management of Hillside Village. During the arrest, the defendant was found to be in possession of a controlled substance and...
Police were called to 510 Hillside Village for a report of an out of control female. Upon arrival, Chambers fought with officers after admitting to "shooting heroin all night". Chambers kicked one of the responding officers in the face, repeatedly smashed her face into the partition in the police...
The defendant was stopped for a red light violation at the intersection of Mill and Main Streets in Catawissa Borough. The subsequent investigation revealed that the operator was under the influence of alcohol and in possession of an open container. His BAC was reported at .139% at the time of the...
The suspect was arrested after making his way behind the register at Dollar General and stealing a set of master keys. Upon the arrest of the suspect, he was found to be in possession of a controlled substance and related paraphernalia.

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Joshua Lee Hayes
Hayes is wanted in connection with a burglary/theft incident which occurred on the 3rd of November 2018.
Azar was stopped for speeding and issued citations for speed and driving without a license.
Defendant cited for driving without valid insurance
On the 19th of December 2017, Alston was stopped for traffic violations and cited for driving without a valid license.
Defendant is accused of passing a bad check to the District Court for payment of other fines.

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On Thursday December 3, 2020 around midnight, the Catawissa Borough Police Department responded to a call for five individuals fighting and threatening the residents of a home on the 600 block of Mill Street due to a relationship dispute. When officers arrived, there were twelve individuals,...

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On Wednesday September 9, 2020, officers were called to 1200 block of South Fourth Street for a stolen gray hand truck valued at $50.00. It was taken from behind the victim’s garage within the last three days. Later that day, the hand truck was located.

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On Monday September 28, 2020, officers were called to 200 block of North Third Street for an assault. The reporting person/victim stated that she was struck her in the head by her ex-boyfriends’ sister over an argument over one of the ex-boyfriends children being put in time out for an extended...

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On Wednesday October 10, 2020 officers received a report of a hit and run to a stop sign on Quinn Avenue and Railroad Street near the VFW. After an investigation using the VFW and a neighbor’s security camera’s, officers of The Catawissa Borough PD were able to identify the license plate number...
On Monday October 12, 2020 officers received a report about a male selling large amounts of marijuana and other drugs out of the Cracker Barrel Bar & Grill at 340 Main Street Catawissa, PA 17820. If anyone has any tips or witnessed anything please contact The Catawissa Borough PD through the “...

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Officers were dispatched to the scene of a theft from a motor vehicle in the area of 542 Mill Street in Catawissa Borough. The victim reported that his masonic plate was stolen from the front bumper sometime during the night. The plate is blue in color and reads "Masons". Anyone with any...

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On the 19th of October 2018, this department was dispatched to the report of a theft from a motor vehicle in the are of 243 Pine Street. The vehicle's driver's side window was broken with a cinder block, and a pink IPOD was stolen from inside the vehicle. The theft occurred sometime during the...

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The victim reported a sexual assault to another state agency. Upon follow-up from this police department, the victim refused to provide details and wished this department to cease any investigation into the matter. The case will be closed in accordance with the wishes of the victim.

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The victim reported that on the 30th of October, 2017, his back pack was stolen from his vehicle. The vehicle was left unlocked, and the contents of the backpack included a notebook and other school related items totaling $45.00 in value. The case remains under investigation.

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The department was dispatched to 103 Hillside Village by maintenance staff for a report of found narcotics. The staff, who were cleaning out a vacant apartment, discovered 135 packets of suspected heroin, needles, and other paraphernalia.

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