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The Brown and White
Man spits blood at officer following drunken arrest, cops sayarms away and once he was handcuffed, tried to avoid being placed into a patrol
Man spits blood at officer following drunken arrest, cops say
The Brown and White / Posted 22 hours ago
arms away and once he was handcuffed, tried to avoid being placed into a patrol vehicle, police said. While en route to the Easton Police Department, police said he spit "bodily fluid containing blood" onto the chest of a city officer. Lewis is... Read more
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The Express-Times
No-show witness delays accused gunman's case for 4th timefledgling gang being one of them. It's possible the second shooter is from the
No-show witness delays accused gunman's case for 4th time
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
fledgling gang being one of them. It's possible the second shooter is from the other group, but that remains unclear, Easton Police Lt. Matthew Gerould had said. A 62-year-old bystander suffered a serious, but not life-threatening wound in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Send in the clown complaints: Spate of reports raises alarm; real clowns miffedwith people dressed like clowns. There were several social media reports of clo
Send in the clown complaints: Spate of reports raises alarm; real clowns miffed
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
with people dressed like clowns. There were several social media reports of clown sightings in Easton Thursday, but Easton police Capt. Scott Casterline said Friday there were no confirmed sightings of clowns and police believe the reports... Read more
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The Brown and White
Suspect in Easton stabbing arrested, sent to prisonwith each other and had exchanged words when Dixon took a swing at Werkheiser t
Suspect in Easton stabbing arrested, sent to prison
The Brown and White / Posted 3 days ago
with each other and had exchanged words when Dixon took a swing at Werkheiser then displayed a kitchen knife, according to Easton police. Dixon allegedly struck Werkheiser with the knife, causing a puncture wound. Werkheiser was alert and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Nearby police activity behind brief Easton Area High School lockdownEASTON — Police on Thursday arrested a 27-year-old Easton man and charged him w
Nearby police activity behind brief Easton Area High School lockdown
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
EASTON — Police on Thursday arrested a 27-year-old Easton man and charged him with firing five bullets at a group of adults and an 8-year-old three days earlier as they stood on the porch of a home in the 1400 block of Ferry Street. Tracey Lee... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police arrest man for allegedly shooting at homeVIDEO: Easton police said they plan to charge a 27-year-old city man with fiv
Easton police arrest man for allegedly shooting at home
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
VIDEO: Easton police said they plan to charge a 27-year-old city man with five counts of attempted homicide. Easton police said they plan to charge a 27-year-old city man with five counts of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police arrest man for allegedly shooting at homeEASTON — Easton police said they plan to charge a 27-year-old city man with fiv
Easton police arrest man for allegedly shooting at home
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
EASTON — Easton police said they plan to charge a 27-year-old city man with five counts of attempted homicide. Police said Tracey Lee Williams was arrested about 10:02 a.m. Friday morning on the 2500 block of William Penn Highway. Easton police... Read more
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The Express-Times
Creepy clowns: 9 things to know about the hysteriaWayne Gacy Jr., who was convicted of 33 murders, had worked as a clown at chari
Creepy clowns: 9 things to know about the hysteria
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
Wayne Gacy Jr., who was convicted of 33 murders, had worked as a clown at charity fundraisers and children's parties. 6. Easton police found no evidence of clown activity Locally, police in Easton said they were called Wednesday night to Canal... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police looking for suspected killerEASTON — Easton police have identified the suspected killer of a man in a May s
Easton police looking for suspected killer
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
EASTON — Easton police have identified the suspected killer of a man in a May shooting near the city's downtown and are asking for the public's help in tracking down the armed and dangerous 22-year-old suspect. Jeffrey Raymond, also known as Rico,... Read more
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The Brown and White
Man sought in Church Street killing from May in Eastontestimony in the case. Grand juries can compel testimony and have been used in
Man sought in Church Street killing from May in Easton
The Brown and White / Posted 4 days ago
testimony in the case. Grand juries can compel testimony and have been used in recent years to move active cases forward. Easton police worked with the county district attorney's office and the grand jury during the investigation, Lt. Matthew... Read more
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The Brown and White
Manager: Uninhabitable house targeted in shooting a 'symptom'people are going to do what they do." When Ockerman was last in the home about
Manager: Uninhabitable house targeted in shooting a 'symptom'
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
people are going to do what they do." When Ockerman was last in the home about three months ago — after another visit from Easton police — he counseled his tenant on things she needed to do to keep her lease and retain her Section 8 voucher. The... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Wilson Borough Police say 2 armed robberies are connectedTwo people were robbed Wednesday night in Wilson and police say the crimes are
Wilson Borough Police say 2 armed robberies are connected
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Two people were robbed Wednesday night in Wilson and police say the crimes are connected. The first robbery happened around 9:22 p.m. in the 1600 block of Ferry Street. Police say an 18-year-old was delivering food when two men approached the victim... Read more
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The Brown and White
Creepy clown sightings make their way to the Lehigh Valleynow it's surfaced in Easton. Creepy clown sightings in several states have dra
Creepy clown sightings make their way to the Lehigh Valley
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
now it's surfaced in Easton. Creepy clown sightings in several states have drawn the attention of police and passers-by. Easton police responded to two calls the past day of people dressed as clowns and frightening others. In both cases, though,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton police find 9mm handgun hidden on car tireEaston police, responding to a suspicious situation Wednesday night in the West
Easton police find 9mm handgun hidden on car tire
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Easton police, responding to a suspicious situation Wednesday night in the West Ward, found a 9mm handgun hidden on the tire of a parked car, Lt. Matthew Gerould reports. Officers spoke with two men on South Raspberry Street but didn't take anyone... Read more
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The Express-Times
Wilson armed robbery attempts appear connected, chief saysany cash and the men ran toward Easton, Parkansky said. The women were not hurt
Wilson armed robbery attempts appear connected, chief says
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
any cash and the men ran toward Easton, Parkansky said. The women were not hurt and reported the crime when they got home. Easton police just before 10 p.m. were investigating what a supervisor said was a series of robberies. No further information... Read more
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The Express-Times
Robbery reports investigated in Wilson Borough, Eastonmunicipalities also gathered at South Raspberry and Spruce streets in Easton's
Robbery reports investigated in Wilson Borough, Easton
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
municipalities also gathered at South Raspberry and Spruce streets in Easton's West Ward, near the 15th Street border. An Easton police supervisor there confirmed multiple reports of robberies. Police were not immediately releasing descriptions... Read more
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The Brown and White
Guns, marijuana found in Easton home hit by gunfire, police saydriven by a female, and sped away westbound on Ferry Street toward Wilson Borou
Guns, marijuana found in Easton home hit by gunfire, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
driven by a female, and sped away westbound on Ferry Street toward Wilson Borough. Anyone with information can call the Easton Police Department's tip line at 610-250-6635 or detectives at 610-250-6634. Callers can remain anonymous, police... Read more
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The Brown and White
Shots ring out moments after school bus lets off in Eastonfrom witnesses, and some fled before officers arrived, according to Gerould. A
Shots ring out moments after school bus lets off in Easton
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
from witnesses, and some fled before officers arrived, according to Gerould. Anyone with information can call the Easton Police Department's tip line at 610-250-6635 or detectives at 610-250-6634. Callers can remain anonymous, police... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton woman reported missing, may be in dangerEaston police are searching for a missing woman, and they are concerned for her
Easton woman reported missing, may be in danger
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
Easton police are searching for a missing woman, and they are concerned for her safety. Brittany Thornton, 29, of Easton, was reported missing on September 19. She was last seen at her home on Sunday. Police describe Thornton as a white female... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Ridgefield Rabbi Saddened By Swastikas Found On Signs In Redding, Eastonwere two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the N
Ridgefield Rabbi Saddened By Swastikas Found On Signs In Redding, Easton
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 7 days ago
were two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the North Street end of town, according to Easton Police Department Capt. Rich Doyle. In Redding, all the vandalized signs were on the east side of town in the Sport... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Swastikas Found On Stop Signs In Redding, Eastonwere two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the N
Swastikas Found On Stop Signs In Redding, Easton
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 7 days ago
were two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the North Street end of town, according to Easton Police Department Capt. Rich Doyle. In Redding, all the vandalized signs were on the east side of town in the Sport... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Swastikas Found On Stop Signs In Redding, Eastonwere two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the N
Swastikas Found On Stop Signs In Redding, Easton
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 7 days ago
were two incidents in Easton -- one on Sept. 9 and another on Sept. 10 on the North Street end of town, according to Easton Police Department Capt. Rich Doyle. In Redding, all the vandalized signs were on the east side of town in the Sport... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland agencies, advocates receive $12.5 million to encourage roadway safetyChase Village Police Department$2,000.00 City of Bowie Police Department$5,000
Maryland agencies, advocates receive $12.5 million to encourage roadway safety
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Chase Village Police Department$2,000.00 City of Bowie Police Department$5,000.00 Cumberland Police Department$3,950.00 Easton Police Department$18,000.00 Elkton Police Department$14,000.00 Every 15 Minutes/Sykesville... Read more
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The Express-Times
When it rains, cars crash on Smith St. Hill in Eastonassistance. Both were taken to an area hospital. The sedan, which had rear-end
When it rains, cars crash on Smith St. Hill in Easton
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
assistance. Both were taken to an area hospital. The sedan, which had rear-end damage, was towed by Easton Auto Body. An Easton police officer investigating the 10:55 a.m. crash at the southern gateway to Downtown said he couldn't say anything... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Online prostitution business was run from apartmentEaston police say they uncovered an online prostitution business being run from
Online prostitution business was run from apartment
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
Easton police say they uncovered an online prostitution business being run from an apartment thanks to alert neighbors. Police arrested 43-year-old Jodi Cronce while they carried out a search warrant at a Canal Park apartment in the city's south... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman tells police she was sexually assaulted while walking dog in Eastonthat the incident happened about 6 a.m. near 41 Foundry St. where she was kicke
Woman tells police she was sexually assaulted while walking dog in Easton
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
that the incident happened about 6 a.m. near 41 Foundry St. where she was kicked from behind then sexually assaulted, Easton police said in a statement. Police said there is no suspect description available and no suspects or witnesses have... Read more
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The Express-Times
Alleged Easton prostitution business raided, arrest madeEaston police early Friday afternoon raided an online prostitution business on
Alleged Easton prostitution business raided, arrest made
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
Easton police early Friday afternoon raided an online prostitution business on the city's South Side and arrested a 43-year-old city woman, Lt. Matthew Gerould reports. Jodi Cronce, 43, was working out of Apartment 104 of Canal Park Apartments,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police searching for 3 men in Easton armed robberyEaston Police are searching for three suspects in an armed robbery. It happene
Police searching for 3 men in Easton armed robbery
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Easton Police are searching for three suspects in an armed robbery. It happened in the 1400 block of Ferry Street around 10:15 p.m. Thursday. Police say a 32-year-old man was walking in the area when three men with guns confronted him. They took... Read more
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The Express-Times
Target of Easton heroin raid described as unemployed felon, fatherand a tank top saying "I like big blunts and I cannot lie," a reference to smok
Target of Easton heroin raid described as unemployed felon, father
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
and a tank top saying "I like big blunts and I cannot lie," a reference to smoking marijuana, Mobley disputed claims by Easton police that at least one of his New Jersey drug arrests for heroin. "This is the first time I've ever dealt with... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton man charged with dealing heroin, police sayEASTON — Easton police said a man who was the target of an undercover drug inve
Easton man charged with dealing heroin, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
EASTON — Easton police said a man who was the target of an undercover drug investigation was charged Thursday morning with possession of heroin. Lewis Mobley, 34, was arrested as he left his apartment in the 400 block of Cattell Street, police said.... Read more
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The Express-Times
Easton police charge man in College Hill heroin raidA 34-year-old man was arrested late Thursday morning as Easton police shut down
Easton police charge man in College Hill heroin raid
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
A 34-year-old man was arrested late Thursday morning as Easton police shut down a heroin sales operation on College Hill, Lt. Matthew Gerould said. Lewis Mobley, formerly from the Passaic area of New Jersey, was picked up on the street as the city's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton police arrest accused heroin dealerEaston Police arrested a man Thursday morning on heroin charges. It happened a
Easton police arrest accused heroin dealer
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Easton Police arrested a man Thursday morning on heroin charges. It happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 400 block of Cattell Street when Lewis Mobley was arrested after he left his apartment. He will be arraigned Thursday. Police say they seized $600... Read more
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The Brown and White
Poll: Should the public have access to police videos?in Pennsylvania, including a refusal by state police to release video in the fa
Poll: Should the public have access to police videos?
The Brown and White / Posted 12 days ago
in Pennsylvania, including a refusal by state police to release video in the fatal shooting of Richard Scheuermann III by Easton police, which had been sought by lehighvalleylive.com though an open records request. A Northampton County judge... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Woman charged in attempted ATM stickupAuthorities allege a homeless woman tried to rob someone as he withdrew money f
Woman charged in attempted ATM stickup
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Authorities allege a homeless woman tried to rob someone as he withdrew money from an ATM. Easton police charged Patricia L. Dorward with a single felony count of attempted robbery in connection with the incident outside South Third Street bank... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Community service organizations make their case for funding to Easton City Councilout-of-pocket costs to a quarter of a million dollar project. In another matte
Community service organizations make their case for funding to Easton City Council
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
out-of-pocket costs to a quarter of a million dollar project. In another matter, council presented a certificate of appreciation to Easton police officer Charles McMonagle, who began his career with the department in 1997 and is retiring this... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver in fiery Bethlehem Twp. crash jailed on vehicular homicide charges1800 block of Willow Park Road. Killed were Amanda Martin, 26, of New Ringgold
Driver in fiery Bethlehem Twp. crash jailed on vehicular homicide charges
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
1800 block of Willow Park Road. Killed were Amanda Martin, 26, of New Ringgold, Schuylkill County; Ashlee Mosher, 29, of Easton; and Joshua Edwards, 28, of Easton. Police said they didn't know the three were in the car until after the township... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver in fiery crash to surrender Wednesday on vehicular homicide chargesBarclay is scheduled to appear at 2 p.m. before District Judge Patricia Brosciu
Driver in fiery crash to surrender Wednesday on vehicular homicide charges
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
Barclay is scheduled to appear at 2 p.m. before District Judge Patricia Broscius for a preliminary arraignment. Police said Barclay suffered severe burns and his body and face are significantly disfigured. He is expected to be driven to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
homeless broke into home looking for place to sleepEaston police arrested a handful of homeless people in the span of three days f
homeless broke into home looking for place to sleep
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
Easton police arrested a handful of homeless people in the span of three days for burglary, drug charges and bathing in a public bathroom. Police responded to a trespassing call at the city’s South Third Street parking garage shortly after noon on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton police seek shooting informationEASTON — Police are seeking information on a shooting early Sunday that may hav
Easton police seek shooting information
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
EASTON — Police are seeking information on a shooting early Sunday that may have been related to an earlier assault. According to a news release, officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of Church Street at 6:30 a.m. for a report of shots being... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Road closures for Sunday's Via Marathon announcedannual Via Marathon will be held on Sunday. The marathon begins in Allentown an
Road closures for Sunday's Via Marathon announced
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
annual Via Marathon will be held on Sunday. The marathon begins in Allentown and ends on Larry Holmes Drive in Easton. Easton police say the following roads will be closed or restricted between 4:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.: Easton police say the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton man charged in attack on police officerA Northampton County man faces assault charges for allegedly attacking an Easto
Easton man charged in attack on police officer
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
A Northampton County man faces assault charges for allegedly attacking an Easton police officer and trying to get someone to steal his gun as they fought. Authorities charged Sherman E. Howerton, of the 100 block of South Third Street, with... Read more
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The Express-Times
N.J. man nabbed with heroin, cocaine in traffic stop, cops saycharges following a traffic stop in Easton. Jermaine Davis, 31, of Passaic, ju
N.J. man nabbed with heroin, cocaine in traffic stop, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
charges following a traffic stop in Easton. Jermaine Davis, 31, of Passaic, just before 2 p.m. Wednesday was stopped by Easton police along 14th Street. Court records indicate city police had an arrest warrant for a previous offense for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton man accused of selling heroinman was arrested Wednesday and charged in connection with a drug deal in August
Easton man accused of selling heroin
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
man was arrested Wednesday and charged in connection with a drug deal in August, police said. Jermaine Davis, 32, who Easton police listed as having no current address, is charged in two court filings, one stemming from an alleged drug deal... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton police investigating report of suspicious manEaston Police are investigating a report that man approached a woman several ti
Easton police investigating report of suspicious man
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Easton Police are investigating a report that man approached a woman several times and tried to get her into his vehicle It happened in the 100 block of South 3rd Street on Wednesday, just before 3 p.m. Police say the man approached a woman on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton Police arrest man accused of dealing drugsEaston Police arrested a man who is accused of dealing heroin. Jermaine Davis,
Easton Police arrest man accused of dealing drugs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Easton Police arrested a man who is accused of dealing heroin. Jermaine Davis, 32, faces charges of delivery of a controlled substance and criminal use of a communications facility. Police say the heroin delivery happened in the 600 block of Walnut... Read more
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The Brown and White
Do you know man who twice insisted on giving woman a ride?Easton police are looking for information about a man who twice approached a wo
Do you know man who twice insisted on giving woman a ride?
The Brown and White / Posted 19 days ago
Easton police are looking for information about a man who twice approached a woman on Wednesday afternoon insisting that he give her a ride, a news release said Thursday morning. The white man is described as in his 50s, 5 feet 10 inches tall and... Read more
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The Express-Times
MAP: Best spots to view Sunday's Lehigh Valley Health Network Via MarathonThe finish line is in Easton's Scott Park, along Larry Holmes Drive. Organizer
MAP: Best spots to view Sunday's Lehigh Valley Health Network Via Marathon
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
The finish line is in Easton's Scott Park, along Larry Holmes Drive. Organizers recommend spectator spots as follows: Easton police warned Tuesday that the following streets will be closed between 4 a.m. and 3 p.m. Sunday: Larry Holmes Drive... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Five Darien police officers promotedthe department very well. They’ve all worked very hard and earned these promoti
Five Darien police officers promoted
Greenwich Time / Posted 20 days ago
the department very well. They’ve all worked very hard and earned these promotions.” Osborne previously worked for the Easton Police Department before joining Darien police in 1983 as a detective. Osborne, who served on the Fairfield County... Read more
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The Brown and White
DA: Five seconds are all it took to commit murder, robberyNichelson Raymond, 28, of East Orange N.J. Raymond was gunned down inside a car
DA: Five seconds are all it took to commit murder, robbery
The Brown and White / Posted 20 days ago
Nichelson Raymond, 28, of East Orange N.J. Raymond was gunned down inside a car Dec. 22, 2014, at 10th and Ferry streets in Easton, police said. Wilson said they killed him and robbed him of two ounces of marijuana. "His death was senseless. He... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jack Cuvo takes plea deal in Nazareth teen-drinking caseto a minor, telling Northampton County Judge Paula Roscioli that he hasn't been
Jack Cuvo takes plea deal in Nazareth teen-drinking case
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
to a minor, telling Northampton County Judge Paula Roscioli that he hasn't been the same since he was severely beaten by Easton police during a traffic stop in 2001 — an encounter for which he received a seven-figure settlement. "Because of my... Read more
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