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The Morning Call
Teen testifies he hid in closet with mom as his friend fired shots at themfound enough evidence existed to send attempted homicide and related charges ag
Teen testifies he hid in closet with mom as his friend fired shots at them
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
found enough evidence existed to send attempted homicide and related charges against Brockington, 19, of Allentown, to Lehigh County Court. Before the start of the preliminary hearing, prosecutors added an additional charge because Beidler's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pediatrician waives hearing on charges of groped baby's mom during examDistrict Judge Rashid Santiago ruled her testimony was enough to send a charge
Pediatrician waives hearing on charges of groped baby's mom during exam
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
District Judge Rashid Santiago ruled her testimony was enough to send a charge of indecent assault against Patton to Lehigh County Court. He is free on $30,000 unsecured bail. Patton is currently on leave from the hospital and removed from... Read more
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The Express-Times
Ex-youth baseball coach picked up 13-old for sex, police sayCounty District Attorney Jim Martin told the Morning Call in May his office did
Ex-youth baseball coach picked up 13-old for sex, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
County District Attorney Jim Martin told the Morning Call in May his office did not pursue county charges because the victim and his family did not cooperate. The Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office filed the charges Monday in Lehigh County Cou... Read more
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The Morning Call
In tears, sixth-grader points out man who shot sisterthrough and District Judge Michael Pochron found enough evidence was presented
In tears, sixth-grader points out man who shot sister
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
through and District Judge Michael Pochron found enough evidence was presented to send all charges against Salvador to Lehigh County Court. He's charged with one count of aggravated assault, two counts of reckless endangerment and three counts... Read more
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The Brown and White
Teen girl breaks down as she testifies about sister's shootingadvocate by her side. Following the girl's key testimony, all charges against
Teen girl breaks down as she testifies about sister's shooting
The Brown and White / Posted 5 days ago
advocate by her side. Following the girl's key testimony, all charges against the 20-year-old Salvador were sent to Lehigh County Court. He now faces trial on charges of aggravated assault, person not to possess a firearm, two counts of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Upper Milford neighbors clash over property owner's trendy agritourism planthe peace and quiet others value. On Tuesday, Upper Milford turned up the heat
Upper Milford neighbors clash over property owner's trendy agritourism plan
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
the peace and quiet others value. On Tuesday, Upper Milford turned up the heat, suing Sarver and his wife, Christine, in Lehigh County Court to keep them from holding weddings on the property. But by Thursday, the township had signed an agreement... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Reading man pleads guilty to 2014 Craigslist murderhis auto detailing shop. Tyrell R. Young, of the 100 block of South Fifth Stre
Reading man pleads guilty to 2014 Craigslist murder
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
his auto detailing shop. Tyrell R. Young, of the 100 block of South Fifth Street in Reading, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Lehigh County Court to criminal homicide and related charges in connection to the shooting death of Eric... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Charlie Mack pleads guilty in teenager's deathSixty-year-old Charlie Mack pleaded guilty in Lehigh County Court Tuesday to ca
Charlie Mack pleads guilty in teenager's death
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Sixty-year-old Charlie Mack pleaded guilty in Lehigh County Court Tuesday to causing an accident that killed a 16-year-old Allentown girl last summer. The crash, which occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Aug. 16 at Auburn and Basin streets in the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown woman sentenced for sexual assaultto 15-33 years in prison for sexually assaulting a teen-age boy last year. The
Allentown woman sentenced for sexual assault
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
to 15-33 years in prison for sexually assaulting a teen-age boy last year. The sentence was handed down Tuesday in Lehigh County Court. Warris, now 41, had been arrested for sexually assaulting the 13-year-old boy at her home in February... Read more
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The Morning Call
Teen appears in court for 'Scream' mask bus prankJudge Michael Faulkner on Tuesday and waived charges of unauthorized entry of a
Teen appears in court for 'Scream' mask bus prank
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Judge Michael Faulkner on Tuesday and waived charges of unauthorized entry of a school bus and disorderly conduct into Lehigh County Court. Police said Santo was dressed in a dark cloak and mask at 6:50 a.m. on March when he went to the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
David Freeman will be resentenced in OctoberConvicted killer David Freeman will be resentenced for his crimes at 9:30 a.m.
David Freeman will be resentenced in October
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Convicted killer David Freeman will be resentenced for his crimes at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 4 in Lehigh County Court. Freeman appeared in court for about two minutes Tuesday afternoon, just long enough to hear the judge set his resentencing date. Freeman... Read more
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The Morning Call
Second 'Berserker Brother' gets new sentence datefor his role in a gruesome triple murder that shocked the Lehigh Valley two dec
Second 'Berserker Brother' gets new sentence date
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
for his role in a gruesome triple murder that shocked the Lehigh Valley two decades ago, will be resentenced Oct. 4 in Lehigh County Court. Freeman, 37, appeared at a brief hearing Tuesday before Judge Maria L Dantos in the wake of a U.S.... Read more
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The Morning Call
Drunk driver pleads guilty in crash that killed Allentown Central Catholic studentStreet in Allentown that killed a 16-year-old Allentown Central Catholic High S
Drunk driver pleads guilty in crash that killed Allentown Central Catholic student
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Street in Allentown that killed a 16-year-old Allentown Central Catholic High School student, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Lehigh County Court. Charlie Mack, 59, will be sentenced in August and faces a mandatory minimum three years, and a possible... Read more
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The Morning Call
East Penn will pay Jaindl $1.7 million in new deal on Sauerkraut Lane extensionMacungie Road properties. East Penn last year got $575,000 for about 6 acres a
East Penn will pay Jaindl $1.7 million in new deal on Sauerkraut Lane extension
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Macungie Road properties. East Penn last year got $575,000 for about 6 acres at the Mill Creek Road intersection. Pending Lehigh County Court approval, the district will sell the former Lower Macungie Elementary School property at Krocks Road to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dad gets probation for leaving sons in hot carby the probation office based on his clean record, that he is employed and he i
Dad gets probation for leaving sons in hot car
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
by the probation office based on his clean record, that he is employed and he is fighting to get his kids back. They currently are in Northampton County's Children and Youth system. That sentence was approved by a judge in Lehigh County Court Frid... Read more
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Times News
Man who killed store owner gets 20 to 40 years in prisonprison. John Edinger, 44, of Emmaus, apologized to the family of Adel Malek as
Man who killed store owner gets 20 to 40 years in prison
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
prison. John Edinger, 44, of Emmaus, apologized to the family of Adel Malek as he pleaded guilty to third-degree murder in Lehigh County Court. "My intentions were never to hurt anyone like this," he said. "I struggled for 17 years with this." He... Read more
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The Express-Times
Allentown murder victim's daughter finally faces killerout of our lives," Tout Malek wrote to her father's killer. On Wednesday, the
Allentown murder victim's daughter finally faces killer
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
out of our lives," Tout Malek wrote to her father's killer. On Wednesday, the 44-year-old Edinger pleaded guilty in Lehigh County Court to third-degree murder in the July 1998 shooting of Malek at his business, the Apotheca Store on Union... Read more
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The Morning Call
NY man who spent 6 months in jail sues state police, claims false arresthearing for Ramos on July 18, 2014, when he testified that the results were pen
NY man who spent 6 months in jail sues state police, claims false arrest
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
hearing for Ramos on July 18, 2014, when he testified that the results were pending, causing the charges to be sent to Lehigh County Court, according to the suit. After Ramos had spent 158 days in jail, Judge James T. Anthony found Ramos not... Read more
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The Morning Call
Driver rejects plea deal in fatal Allentown crashmarijuana before crashing his car on Hamilton Boulevard last year, killing his
Driver rejects plea deal in fatal Allentown crash
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
marijuana before crashing his car on Hamilton Boulevard last year, killing his passenger, rejected a plea deal Tuesday in Lehigh County Court that would have netted him at least 33 months in a state prison. Joseph Obryant, 32, of Reading could... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man found naked in Fountain Hill will stand trialman who was found naked on a front porch in Fountain Hill with a gasoline can b
Man found naked in Fountain Hill will stand trial
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
man who was found naked on a front porch in Fountain Hill with a gasoline can between his legs will stand trial in Lehigh County Court. Anthony Figueroa-Schankowitz waived his right to a preliminary hearing Monday. He has been charged... Read more
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The Morning Call
Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka's wife says wrestler is unable to drivelocks himself in the car because he doesn't know where the door handles or lock
Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka's wife says wrestler is unable to drive
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
locks himself in the car because he doesn't know where the door handles or locks are, Carole Snuka testified Wednesday in Lehigh County Court. Her 73-year-old husband was back in Allentown for the fourth day of a hearing to determine whether the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
New sentencing date set for Bryan Freemanwhose forehead tattoo remains visible through his wispy blood hair, said only "
New sentencing date set for Bryan Freeman
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 25 days ago
whose forehead tattoo remains visible through his wispy blood hair, said only "yes" during the brief hearing in Lehigh County Court after he was asked whether he understood what had transpired. Under new sentencing guidelines, a judge... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bryan Freeman, one of the 'Berserker' brothers, gets new sentencing datefor his role in a gruesome triple murder that stunned the Lehigh Valley 21 year
Bryan Freeman, one of the 'Berserker' brothers, gets new sentencing date
The Morning Call / Posted 25 days ago
for his role in a gruesome triple murder that stunned the Lehigh Valley 21 years ago, will be re-sentenced Sept. 22 in Lehigh County Court. Freeman appeared at a brief hearing Wednesday before Judge Maria L. Dantos. He did not speak in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Man to face trial in South Whitehall drive-by shootingby District Judge Rashid Santiago to face aggravated assault and reckless endan
Man to face trial in South Whitehall drive-by shooting
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
by District Judge Rashid Santiago to face aggravated assault and reckless endangerment charges and a firearms violation in Lehigh County Court. A co-defendant, Juan Carlos Martinez, 29, with a last known address in Alburtis, is charged with... Read more

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