Whitehall police responded to a report of an unknown man making vague threats at 7:20 p.m. Oct. 29 in the area of East Main Street and Shady Lane Road.
Two related incidents occurred at businesses in the 4600 and 4700 blocks of East Main Street, in which witnesses at each location reported a tall, lanky, "animated" black man wearing large headphones.
The man reportedly made violent racial comments such as "bathing in the blood of white people."
One witness reported the man had a gun in his back pocket.
The suspect was not at the scene when police arrived and could not be located.
In other recent Whitehall police reports:
* Police responded to a report of a stabbing at 2:40 a.m. Oct. 26 at an apartment on the 1100 block of Irongate Lane.
A 33-year-old woman who lives at the apartment called police to report she had a kitchen knife and had stabbed her co-worker, a 29-year-old woman, after a fight.
According to reports, the two women argued at a bar about the boyfriend of the younger woman.
After the 33-year-old woman had arrived home, the 29-year-old woman reportedly texted her and challenged her to a fight outside the Irongate Lane apartment.
The younger woman had changed clothes after leaving the bar and before driving to the Irongate Lane apartment, reports said.
The older woman told police her co-worker followed her inside her apartment, an allegation the other woman denied.
The resident said her co-worker struck her in the face, knocking off her glasses. She said she then swung a kitchen knife at the woman. The younger woman refused medical treatment, according to reports.
Police found the younger woman at her residence on Rickenbacker Avenue. She had lacerations and was advised to seek medical attention, reports said.
Neither woman wanted to press charges and none had been filed at the time of the report.
* Burglaries were reported at 6:55 p.m. Oct. 23 on the 4000 block of East Main Street; at 7:40 p.m. Oct. 25 on the 900 block of Duke Road; at 5:55 a.m. Oct. 26 on the 900 block of Beechwood Road; at 7 a.m. Oct. 25 on the 1000 block of Beechwood Road; at 7:05 a.m. Oct. 27 on the 4400 block of East Main Street; and at 7:05 a.m. Oct. 30 on the 4300 block of Broadhurst Drive.
* Thefts were reported at 4:35 p.m. Oct. 24 on the 4400 block of East Main Street; at 1:20 p.m. Oct. 25 on the 4300 block of San Jose Lane; at 5:35 p.m. Oct. 26 on the 4600 block of East Main Street; at 10:15 a.m. Oct. 28 on the 4000 block of East Main Street; at 6:25 p.m. Oct. 28 on the 800 block of South Hamilton Road; and at 4:25 p.m. Oct. 29 on the 4200 block of Doney Street.
* Assaults were reported at 3:35 p.m. Oct. 25 at South Yearling Road and East Mound Street; and at 5 p.m. Oct. 29 on the 4200 block of Rickenbacker Avenue.
* A vehicle was reported stolen at 10:40 a.m. Oct. 24 on the 4300 block of Broadhurst Drive.
* Property destruction was reported at 8:10 p.m. Oct. 24 on the 900 block of Colgate Road; and at 8:45 a.m. Oct. 29 on the 4800 block of Etna Road.