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The Brown and White
1 shot in Easton gunfire, 3 sought as scene spans several blocksjust after 7 p.m. in the city's West Ward, and police were looking for at least
1 shot in Easton gunfire, 3 sought as scene spans several blocks
The Brown and White / Posted 3 hours ago
just after 7 p.m. in the city's West Ward, and police were looking for at least three people in connection with the crime. Easton police found evidence of shooting at multiple locations, including in the 1100 block of Lehigh Street; on Elder... Read more
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The Express-Times
Gun stolen from Hellertown home found in Easton gang-related drug raidPolice say a man stole four firearms from his girlfriend's house, and one of th
Gun stolen from Hellertown home found in Easton gang-related drug raid
The Express-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Police say a man stole four firearms from his girlfriend's house, and one of the guns was found by Easton police earlier this month during a raid of a Bloods drug-dealing network. The four handguns and other items were reported stolen May 22 from a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Northampton County man accused in handgun theftin possession of the body piercing equipment, knives and a cell phone charger,
Northampton County man accused in handgun theft
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 hours ago
in possession of the body piercing equipment, knives and a cell phone charger, according to court records. When the FBI and Easton police executed a search warrant on June 14, authorities said they found the stolen .357 Magnum. Investigators said... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton shooting victim was accused in forged check schemeset bail at $20,000. Bail was posted May 2 and Burke was freed from Northampton
Easton shooting victim was accused in forged check scheme
The Express-Times / Posted 12 hours ago
set bail at $20,000. Bail was posted May 2 and Burke was freed from Northampton County Prison, according to court records. Easton police early Wednesday morning searched Burke's apartment, but due to department policy wouldn't confirm Burke was the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton Police investigating shooting on Valley St.Easton Police are investigating after a man was shot. It happened just before
Easton Police investigating shooting on Valley St.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 hours ago
Easton Police are investigating after a man was shot. It happened just before 10 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Valley Street. Police say they arrived to find a 23-year-old man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to a local hospital with serious... Read more
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The Brown and White
1 seen taken by ambulance at Easton shootingreported hearing four shots and saw an individual taken on a stretcher into an
1 seen taken by ambulance at Easton shooting
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
reported hearing four shots and saw an individual taken on a stretcher into an ambulance en route to an area hospital. Easton police and the city fire department responded to the scene, but authorities were not immediately available for... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Another man arrested in 2012 violent home invasionand beat Dominic Albanese. A grand jury said the incident stems from a real es
Another man arrested in 2012 violent home invasion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
and beat Dominic Albanese. A grand jury said the incident stems from a real estate agreement involving the widow of slain Easton police officer Jesse Sollman. Sollman's widow, Carin Rodogna, received a multi-million dollar settlement from Easton... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton police investigate shooting on Butler Streetinjuries or property damage caused by shots being fired. Police continue to in
Easton police investigate shooting on Butler Street
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
injuries or property damage caused by shots being fired. Police continue to investigate. Anyone with information is urged to call Easton Police Det. Darren Snyder at 610-250-6637 or the tip line at 610-250-6635. All calls remain con... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Pregnant woman injured in Route 106 crash in Easton- A pregnant woman was injured in a crash early Saturday morning after driving
Pregnant woman injured in Route 106 crash in Easton
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
- A pregnant woman was injured in a crash early Saturday morning after driving her car off the road in Easton. Easton police and firefighters responded to 317 Foundry St. (Route 106) shortly before 1 a.m. after receiving a call about a... Read more
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The Brown and White
How police caught up with alleged drug store robberAfter Easton police encountered Ashley E. Vanscoten driving a 2000 Jeep Grand C
How police caught up with alleged drug store robber
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
After Easton police encountered Ashley E. Vanscoten driving a 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee late Thursday afternoon on the city's South Side, the effort to arrest her picked up. The 33-year-old, who lives in the 900 block of Reynolds Street, was not yet... Read more
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The Brown and White
Female robbery suspect arrested by Easton police in WilsonA woman sought in three robberies was arrested early Friday morning by Easton p
Female robbery suspect arrested by Easton police in Wilson
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
A woman sought in three robberies was arrested early Friday morning by Easton police at a Wilson Borough gas station, city police said. Ashley E. Vanscoten, 33, of the 900 blkoick of Reynolds Street in Easton, was taken into custody about 1:30 a.m.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police identify alleged Northampton County pharmacy robberEaston Police have identified the woman wanted for allegedly robbing two drugst
Police identify alleged Northampton County pharmacy robber
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Easton Police have identified the woman wanted for allegedly robbing two drugstores in Northampton County. Police are in the process of obtaining an arrest warrant for 33-year-old Ashley Vanscoten. Authorities say she held up a Rite Aid on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton Rite-Aid robbery suspect identified as city womanEaston police have identified their suspect in the Wednesday robbery of the Rit
Easton Rite-Aid robbery suspect identified as city woman
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Easton police have identified their suspect in the Wednesday robbery of the Rite Aid pharmacy on Northampton Street as Ashley E. Vanscoten. They have not found her. Vanscoten, 33, of Easton implied she had a knife but did not show a weapon 3:50 p.m.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton police ID alleged Rite Aid robber on the lamDetectives were working to get an arrest warrant for Ashley E. Vanscoten, 33, a
Easton police ID alleged Rite Aid robber on the lam
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Detectives were working to get an arrest warrant for Ashley E. Vanscoten, 33, and were still searching for her, the police department said in a news release. Vanscoten is facing a single charge of robbery related to the crime at the Rite Aid at 901... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man suspected in 4 fires, but only charged in 2, cops sayWhile Easton police continue to investigate, Michael Graziano is the "sole susp
Man suspected in 4 fires, but only charged in 2, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
While Easton police continue to investigate, Michael Graziano is the "sole suspect" in four fires Tuesday and Wednesday in the city's Downtown, Lt. Matthew Gerould said. Graziano, 54, was charged in two of those fires -- a mattress he torched on... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton police link Subway robbery to Rite Aid, CVS crimesEaston police believe the woman who robbed a Subway sandwich shop Tuesday eveni
Easton police link Subway robbery to Rite Aid, CVS crimes
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
Easton police believe the woman who robbed a Subway sandwich shop Tuesday evening on South Side is the same person who robbed a Rite Aid pharmacy on Wednesday afternoon in the West Ward, a police official said. Easton police worked throughout the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police searching for woman who robbed two storesWhen she left, walked east from the main entrance and north toward the back of
Police searching for woman who robbed two stores
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
When she left, walked east from the main entrance and north toward the back of the building. At approximately 3:52 p.m. Easton police responded to a 911 call at Rite Aid, in 900 block of Northampton Street. On arrival, police learned a robbery... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton arson suspect: 'I deal with ... very bad mental issues'of a home at 241 Ferry St. "Those two other incidents are still under investig
Easton arson suspect: 'I deal with ... very bad mental issues'
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
of a home at 241 Ferry St. "Those two other incidents are still under investigation at this time by city detectives," said Easton police Lieutenant Matt Gerould. "He is a person of interest in both incidents and the department is not searching for... Read more
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The Brown and White
National chain restaurant closes in Palmer Townshiphave been removed. Its closing was lamented by patrons on Facebook. The restau
National chain restaurant closes in Palmer Township
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
have been removed. Its closing was lamented by patrons on Facebook. The restaurant was the infamous location in 2005 when Easton police officer Thomas Smith forgot his gun in a bathroom stall. When he realized his mistake and went back for it 15... Read more
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The Brown and White
Woman beaten on head with bat or plank, police saywoman was beaten on the head during an assault Monday afternoon in Bridgeton To
Woman beaten on head with bat or plank, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
woman was beaten on the head during an assault Monday afternoon in Bridgeton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania State Police report. The incident happened at 1:29 p.m. at Lonely Cottage Road, about 17 miles south of Easton, police said. A... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton Subway robbed at gunpointEaston Police responded to the Subway store located at 700 Old Philadelphia Roa
Easton Subway robbed at gunpoint
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
Easton Police responded to the Subway store located at 700 Old Philadelphia Road around 5:40 p.m Tuesday for reports of an armed robbery. According to police, a heavy set white female with long, curly hair said she was armed with a gun before taking... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Brockton man slumped over at wheel in Easton likely had heroinwas dispatched to the area of Turnpike and Washington streets for a driver slum
Brockton man slumped over at wheel in Easton likely had heroin
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
was dispatched to the area of Turnpike and Washington streets for a driver slumped over at the wheel at a stop sign, said Easton police Sgt. Philip Adams. West Bridgewater police were previously notified about an erratic driver on Route 106 near... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police investigating three small firesEASTON — Easton police are investigating three small fires believed to have bee
Easton police investigating three small fires
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
EASTON — Easton police are investigating three small fires believed to have been deliberately set by someone Tuesday morning. Police said between 9 and 10 a.m. two fires were reported on the 200 block of Ferry Street and one on the 200 block of... Read more
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The Brown and White
Have you seen the man seen near 2 of 3 Easton fires?Easton police early Tuesday afternoon released a description of a man they say
Have you seen the man seen near 2 of 3 Easton fires?
The Brown and White / Posted 8 days ago
Easton police early Tuesday afternoon released a description of a man they say was seen in the vicinity of two of the three suspicious fires reported in less than an hour Tuesday morning in the city's Downtown. The fires between 9:23 and 10:11 a.m.... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Family displaced, 2 cats killed in early morning Easton fireremove the dog and get out of the home, but firefighters later determined two c
Family displaced, 2 cats killed in early morning Easton fire
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
remove the dog and get out of the home, but firefighters later determined two cats died in the fire, Partridge said. An Easton police officer was the first public safety official to arrive on scene. He asked dispatch to notify the fire... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem proposal targets graffitiowner doesn't grant permission, Easton may remove the graffiti and bill the own
Bethlehem proposal targets graffiti
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
owner doesn't grant permission, Easton may remove the graffiti and bill the owner, placing a lien if the bill goes unpaid. Easton Police Capt. Scott Casterline said police haven't had to enforce it yet because of "total cooperation from the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Accused man engaging in sex act leaves drugs behindTownship man allegedly engaged in a sex act on the property of a vacant buildin
Accused man engaging in sex act leaves drugs behind
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Township man allegedly engaged in a sex act on the property of a vacant building and then, left drugs behind while he fled police. Kevin A. Williams, no age provided, of the 2400 block of Main Street, on Friday was seen by a witness allegedly... Read more
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The Brown and White
Teacher accused of sex with pupil is 'good person,' attorney saysby a police officer at 1:06 p.m. May 6 having sex with the 17-year-old student
Teacher accused of sex with pupil is 'good person,' attorney says
The Brown and White / Posted 9 days ago
by a police officer at 1:06 p.m. May 6 having sex with the 17-year-old student in Easton Cemetery off North Seventh Street, Easton police Lt. Matthew Gerould said. Aldinger at the time was employed by Source 4 Teachers and placed at Easton Area... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man, woman were in vacant Easton house; he fled, left drugs behind, police sayEASTON — A Whitehall man left his drugs behind when Easton police stopped him a
Man, woman were in vacant Easton house; he fled, left drugs behind, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
EASTON — A Whitehall man left his drugs behind when Easton police stopped him after engaging in a sex act inside a vacant building, according to court records. Kevin A. Williams, 25, of Main Street in Whitehall, is charged with possession with the... Read more
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The Brown and White
Teacher charged in cemetery sex case facing possible trialby a police officer at 1:06 p.m. May 6 having sex with the 17-year-old student
Teacher charged in cemetery sex case facing possible trial
The Brown and White / Posted 9 days ago
by a police officer at 1:06 p.m. May 6 having sex with the 17-year-old student in Easton Cemetery off North Seventh Street, Easton police Lt. Matthew Gerould said. Aldinger at the time was employed by Source 4 Teachers and placed at Easton Area... Read more
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The Express-Times
Homeless woman seen drinking on bench kicks officer, cops sayA homeless woman kicked an Easton police officer Friday morning, resulting in c
Homeless woman seen drinking on bench kicks officer, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
A homeless woman kicked an Easton police officer Friday morning, resulting in criminal charges filed against her for the second time this week in the city, according to court records. Penny Lynn Pfeiffer, 48, was spotted drinking a 40-ounce can of... Read more
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The Express-Times
Volvo pulled up embankment after Easton crashAvenue. The effort took about 25 minutes, resulting in minimal damage to the c
Volvo pulled up embankment after Easton crash
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
Avenue. The effort took about 25 minutes, resulting in minimal damage to the concrete of the sidewalk over which it had crashed. The Easton Fire Department and Streets Bureau also responded, as Easton police continued to investigate t... Read more
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The Morning Call
Shots fired early Thursday morning in EastonEASTON — Easton police are investigating gunfire at 3:30 a.m. Thursday on the 1
Shots fired early Thursday morning in Easton
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
EASTON — Easton police are investigating gunfire at 3:30 a.m. Thursday on the 1200 block of Pine Street. Police said they were called to the neighborhood about a block from the Paxinosa Elementary School building near the intersection of Pine and... Read more
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The Brown and White
Fifth person wanted in Easton drug raids surrendersA fifth person wanted Tuesday morning when Easton police, the FBI and Pennsylva
Fifth person wanted in Easton drug raids surrenders
The Brown and White / Posted 14 days ago
A fifth person wanted Tuesday morning when Easton police, the FBI and Pennsylvania State Police entered three city residences and took four people into custody on drug charges surrendered early Wednesday morning, Lt. Matthew Gerould reports. Ibn... Read more
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The Brown and White
Judge imposes 6-figure bail amounts for 3 drug-dealing suspects9 a.m. June 28 in Corpora's South Side court. Terry was arrested just after 6
Judge imposes 6-figure bail amounts for 3 drug-dealing suspects
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
9 a.m. June 28 in Corpora's South Side court. Terry was arrested just after 6 a.m. Tuesday at 689 Ferry St. in part of an Easton police Vice Unit and FBI investigation into heroin sales by the Bloods street gang, police said. The arrest warrant... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Suspected Bloods gang members arrested in Easton drug bustpolice. Four vehicles were also seized as part of the investigation and possib
Suspected Bloods gang members arrested in Easton drug bust
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
police. Four vehicles were also seized as part of the investigation and possibly sought for forfeiture at a later date. Easton Police are still trying to track down Ibn Evans. Police have a warrant for his arrest for delivery of heroin. Police... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gang members arrested, heroin seized in Easton, police sayEASTON — Four suspected gang members were arrested, more than $7,000 worth of h
Gang members arrested, heroin seized in Easton, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
EASTON — Four suspected gang members were arrested, more than $7,000 worth of heroin and five guns were seized after Easton police, state police and the FBI raided three homes in the city Tuesday morning. Easton police said they are looking for a... Read more
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The Brown and White
4 arrested in Easton police, FBI drug probe into BloodsEaston police, the FBI and Pennsylvania State Police entered three city homes j
4 arrested in Easton police, FBI drug probe into Bloods
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
Easton police, the FBI and Pennsylvania State Police entered three city homes just after 6 a.m. Tuesday and took four people into custody in a city Vice Unit and FBI investigation into the Bloods street gang and heroin sales, city Lt. Matthew Gerould... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Cash stolen in elaborate Easton break-in at Buddy's Union VillaA popular Easton restaurant that recently played host to a Hollywood movie was
Cash stolen in elaborate Easton break-in at Buddy's Union Villa
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 16 days ago
A popular Easton restaurant that recently played host to a Hollywood movie was broken into and robbed Sunday, police said. Easton police responded to Buddy’s Union Villa on Washington Street about 6:50 a.m. after a cleaning company on scene... Read more
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The Brown and White
Hand-in-hand, Easton gathering sends love to Orlandoof the square. And when the moment passed, they all cheered, then hugged, befor
Hand-in-hand, Easton gathering sends love to Orlando
The Brown and White / Posted 16 days ago
of the square. And when the moment passed, they all cheered, then hugged, before quietly heading home. As many as six Easton police officers looked on, guaranteeing the safety of those gathered on what had been a very violent day. "And we... Read more
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The Express-Times
Help for Phillipsburg blast victims | Turkeys and Trophiesgroup West Ward WISE, is organizing a series of Seniors in the Park events with
Help for Phillipsburg blast victims | Turkeys and Trophies
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
group West Ward WISE, is organizing a series of Seniors in the Park events with free lunches and guest speakers from the Easton Police Department and Easton and St. Luke's hospitals. The get-togethers will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on seven... Read more
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The Brown and White
Teen hurt in school bus jump has head injury, official sayssaid. And as for the incident that resulted in injuries, "Hopefully the studen
Teen hurt in school bus jump has head injury, official says
The Brown and White / Posted 19 days ago
said. And as for the incident that resulted in injuries, "Hopefully the students will learn from this," Remaley said. The Easton police portion of the investigation is continuing, Capt. Scott Casterline said. School district Superintendent John... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton Middle School student jumps from school busA 14-year-old girl was injured when she jumped off a school bus early Thursday
Easton Middle School student jumps from school bus
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
A 14-year-old girl was injured when she jumped off a school bus early Thursday afternoon in Easton. Easton police, who are investigating the incident, were called to the 200 block of Berwick Street at 12:20 p.m. Thursday to help a fall victim. They... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton girl, 13, injured in jump from rear door of school busafternoon when she opened the emergency back door of a school bus and jumped ou
Easton girl, 13, injured in jump from rear door of school bus
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
afternoon when she opened the emergency back door of a school bus and jumped out, in the city's South Side, police said. Easton police did not say whether the bus was moving at 12:20 p.m. when the Easton Area Middle School student leaped out in... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton Area student hurt in fall, possibly a jump, from school busfrom a school bus Thursday in Easton, and investigators were looking into wheth
Easton Area student hurt in fall, possibly a jump, from school bus
The Brown and White / Posted 20 days ago
from a school bus Thursday in Easton, and investigators were looking into whether she had initially jumped deliberately. Easton police said they responded to the incident about 12:20 p.m. in the 200 block of West Berwick Street on South Side and... Read more
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The Brown and White
Suspicious bag clears Easton post officesafe," Border said. Authorities cleared the scene about 4:40 p.m., and the pos
Suspicious bag clears Easton post office
The Brown and White / Posted 20 days ago
safe," Border said. Authorities cleared the scene about 4:40 p.m., and the post office reopened immediately for business. Easton police Sgt. Sal Cucciuffo said the bag contained a soda bottle containing a clear liquid, found to be water. The bag... Read more
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The Morning Call
At Norco courthouse, constable ends up in handcuffs, charges false arrestconstables settled a lawsuit by the dogs' owners and others in the home for $32
At Norco courthouse, constable ends up in handcuffs, charges false arrest
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
constables settled a lawsuit by the dogs' owners and others in the home for $320,000. The 2012 investigation came after Easton police complained about Seeds and another constable's actions during an arrest in which Seeds shocked a prisoner with... Read more
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The Express-Times
$500K bail set for alleged Easton heroin dealerThe 38-year-old man arrested by Easton police as they executed multiple search
$500K bail set for alleged Easton heroin dealer
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
The 38-year-old man arrested by Easton police as they executed multiple search warrants Wednesday morning admitted to dealing drugs in and around the city, court records say. And he wasn't working alone, city police said. "Terry Dozier also works... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police raid nets cash, drugs and weaponsEASTON — Easton police seized more than $13,000 in drugs, cash and several weap
Easton police raid nets cash, drugs and weapons
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
EASTON — Easton police seized more than $13,000 in drugs, cash and several weapons from several apartments early Wednesday morning. Police said several drugs search warrants were served at an apartment in the unit block of West Locust Street and two... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton drug raid hits 3 apartments, results in 1 arrestThe Easton police Vice and Special Response units, with an assist from the Penn
Easton drug raid hits 3 apartments, results in 1 arrest
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
The Easton police Vice and Special Response units, with an assist from the Pennsylvania State Police Specialized Emergency Response Team, served three warrants early Wednesday morning and arrested a 38-year-old city man in an investigation into... Read more
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