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The Brown and White
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs SaturdayBethlehem Police Department.Northampton County Bath Drug, 310 S. Walnut St., B
Find out where to unload old prescription drugs Saturday
The Brown and White / Posted 13 hours ago
Bethlehem Police Department.Northampton County Bath Drug, 310 S. Walnut St., Bath, Colonial Regional Police Department. Lower Saucon Township Police Department, 3700 Old Philadelphia Pike, Lower Saucon Township. Giant, 859 Nazareth Pike (Route... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon Township woman attacked by rabid catA Lower Saucon Township woman is recovering after authorities say she was attac
Lower Saucon Township woman attacked by rabid cat
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
A Lower Saucon Township woman is recovering after authorities say she was attacked by a rabid cat. The incident happened last week on the 2500 block of Wassergrass Road. Police say a woman was attacked by a stray cat that tested positive for... Read more
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The Express-Times
Stray cat had rabies, Lower Saucon police sayA stray cat that attacked a female victim last week in Lower Saucon Township te
Stray cat had rabies, Lower Saucon police say
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
A stray cat that attacked a female victim last week in Lower Saucon Township tested positive for rabies, township police said Wednesday. Officers responded Friday to the reported attack in the 2500 block of Wassergass Road. Police captured the cat... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon Township woman attacked by rabid catLower Saucon Township police say a stray cat that attacked a township resident
Lower Saucon Township woman attacked by rabid cat
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Lower Saucon Township police say a stray cat that attacked a township resident tested positive for rabies. Authorities say the cat attacked a woman in the 2500 block of Wassergass Road on Friday. Police managed to capture the animal, which they... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon fire companies spark discussionLOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Firefighters and several council members in Lower Sauco
Lower Saucon fire companies spark discussion
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
LOWER SAUCON TOWNSHIP — Firefighters and several council members in Lower Saucon Township clashed Wednesday over several matters involving two of the township's fire companies, including the radio call number "16" and their name. The somewhat heated... Read more
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The Express-Times
Route 378 accidents pile up, with drivers cited, police sayTwo crashes moments apart Tuesday morning on Route 378 in Lower Saucon Township
Route 378 accidents pile up, with drivers cited, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
Two crashes moments apart Tuesday morning on Route 378 in Lower Saucon Township led to citations against two driver, township police said. In the earlier one, 64-year-old Charles Toth, of Weisenberg Township in Lehigh County, was headed north and... Read more
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The Express-Times
See what kinds of drugs K-9 allegedly found in Interstate 78 stop50 mph in a 65-mph zone. Police stopped the vehicle as it traveled off Route 33
See what kinds of drugs K-9 allegedly found in Interstate 78 stop
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
50 mph in a 65-mph zone. Police stopped the vehicle as it traveled off Route 33 onto the exit for Interstate 78 East in Lower Saucon Township. The driver, Jose Mota Jr., 31, of Jersey City, denied consent for the trooper to search his vehicle,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
I didn't know there were drugs in the car, driver tells policelane, driving 50 mph in a 65 mph zone. Police eventually pulled the 31-year-ol
I didn't know there were drugs in the car, driver tells police
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
lane, driving 50 mph in a 65 mph zone. Police eventually pulled the 31-year-old Mota over along eastbound Interstate 78 in Lower Saucon Township. “Criminal indicators” prompted troopers to ask if they could search the vehicle, according to court... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon man, 42, charged with assaultA Lower Saucon Township man is facing assault charges after he allegedly strang
Lower Saucon man, 42, charged with assault
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township man is facing assault charges after he allegedly strangled a woman early Sunday morning, according to Lower Saucon police. Jeremy E. Hassett, 42, was charged with aggravated assault, unlawful restraint, simple assault,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man, 42, facing assault charges following alleged beatingA 42-year-old Lower Saucon Township man is facing assault charges after alleged
Man, 42, facing assault charges following alleged beating
The Express-Times / Posted 11 days ago
A 42-year-old Lower Saucon Township man is facing assault charges after allegedly beating and strangling a woman early Sunday at his apartment. Lower Saucon Township police responded to an apartment in the 1200 block of Seidersville Road for a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Violent robbery suspect ordered held on additional $200k bailValley convenience stores. Already locked up in Northampton County Prison for
Violent robbery suspect ordered held on additional $200k bail
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
Valley convenience stores. Already locked up in Northampton County Prison for a violent home invasion in July 2012 in Lower Saucon Township, Bermudez was charged Friday with both robberies and ordered held in lieu of an additional $200,000... Read more
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The Morning Call
Accused robber faces more charges in Allentown, Bethlehem Township robberiesBETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — A 37-year-old man awaiting trial in connection with a viol
Accused robber faces more charges in Allentown, Bethlehem Township robberies
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP — A 37-year-old man awaiting trial in connection with a violent 2012 home invasion robbery in Lower Saucon Township was charged in two more robbery cases. David Bermudez, who is being held in Northampton County Prison, was... Read more
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The Express-Times
What key evidence did alleged egg-throwers leave behind?going to throw eggs, watermelon and avocados at the home of a schoolmate, don't
What key evidence did alleged egg-throwers leave behind?
The Express-Times / Posted 13 days ago
going to throw eggs, watermelon and avocados at the home of a schoolmate, don't leave the Giant receipt in the backyard. Lower Saucon Township police say they charged Quinn Cosgrove, no age given, of the 2000 block of Pleasant Drive in the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Suspected vandals busted by grocery store receiptPolice in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County used a grocery store receip
Suspected vandals busted by grocery store receipt
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
Police in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County used a grocery store receipt to track down a group of suspected vandals. Investigators charged two 16-year-old males and a 15-year-old male as well as Quinn Cosgrave of Bethlehem with disorderly... Read more
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The Express-Times
Work-release inmate returned after 364 days on the lam, officials sayCounty Sheriff's Department. Maholland was sentenced Aug. 3, 2012, to 17 month
Work-release inmate returned after 364 days on the lam, officials say
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
County Sheriff's Department. Maholland was sentenced Aug. 3, 2012, to 17 months less five days, followed by three years' probation. He had pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy to engage in identity theft filed by Lower Saucon Township po... Read more
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The Express-Times
Jailed man to be arraigned in Beth. Twp., Allentown robberiesbe the second man in the station with Bermudez, committed suicide in 2014, auth
Jailed man to be arraigned in Beth. Twp., Allentown robberies
The Express-Times / Posted 14 days ago
be the second man in the station with Bermudez, committed suicide in 2014, authorities said. Fernandez also was part of the Lower Saucon Township home invasion, authorities said. Bermudez's wife, Jessica Liz Ruiz, was charged March 28 with robbery... Read more
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The Morning Call
For Sen. Toomey, it's politics as usualuntil the public has had a say on their Senate representation. Were Sen. Toomey
For Sen. Toomey, it's politics as usual
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
until the public has had a say on their Senate representation. Were Sen. Toomey acting on principle, he would refrain from voting on any legislation as he, too, is in the last nine months of his term. Thomas Schreiber Lower Sa... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lower Saucon holds hearing on proposed landfill expansionHeight and odor were among the major concerns Lower Saucon Township residents e
Lower Saucon holds hearing on proposed landfill expansion
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Height and odor were among the major concerns Lower Saucon Township residents expressed to state officials during a public hearing designed to hear what issues might occur if the IESI Bethlehem landfill is permitted to internally expand. The... Read more
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The Morning Call
Legislators should not intrude on women's health careACOG's medical doctors, opting instead to criminalize women's health care, inte
Legislators should not intrude on women's health care
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
ACOG's medical doctors, opting instead to criminalize women's health care, interfere with the personal decisions of women, and substitute their political agendas for the expertise of health care professionals. Kathryn Ranieri Lower Saucon Tow... Read more
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The Express-Times
Guns, drugs in sports car land Texas convict in prison, police sayarrest warrant was for possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug parap
Guns, drugs in sports car land Texas convict in prison, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 17 days ago
arrest warrant was for possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia from an arrest last Sept. 5 in Lower Saucon Township, records say. Reeves had been free on $2,500 unsecured bail in that case, but Northampton County Judge... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Clinton ad: 'She's the one tough enough to stop Trump'The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney an
Clinton ad: 'She's the one tough enough to stop Trump'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney and engineer who both delivered a litany of proposed special exception zoning conditions and numerous comments and recommendations pertaining to the proposed southeast... Read more
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The Express-Times
Lower Saucon woman accused of sending repeated harassing textsAn Allentown woman is accused of sending repeated text messages and emails serv
Lower Saucon woman accused of sending repeated harassing texts
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
An Allentown woman is accused of sending repeated text messages and emails serving no purpose to an Lower Saucon Township man she knew, township police said. Amy Beers, of the 3600 block of Huckleberry Road, shortly after 1:30 p.m. Saturday... Read more
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The Express-Times
Coach Matt Evancho's achievements at Saucon Valley earn Marine Corps honorSemper Fi Award during the 7 p.m. meeting of the Saucon Valley School Board at
Coach Matt Evancho's achievements at Saucon Valley earn Marine Corps honor
The Express-Times / Posted 19 days ago
Semper Fi Award during the 7 p.m. meeting of the Saucon Valley School Board at the high school, 2100 Polk Valley Road in Lower Saucon Township. "I'm hoping a lot of the athletes are there," Evancho said. "It is definitely something I want to... Read more
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The Express-Times
'Misunderstanding' cut short orchard fires, Lower Saucon police sayLower Saucon Township police said Friday a "very unfortunate misunderstanding"
'Misunderstanding' cut short orchard fires, Lower Saucon police say
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
Lower Saucon Township police said Friday a "very unfortunate misunderstanding" led a township fruit-grower to extinguish fires lit in an effort to protect blossoming trees. Rich Rowe, who works the fields at Bechdolt Orchards, owned by his father at... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NETCAST for FridayThe Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney an
NETCAST for Friday
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney and engineer who both delivered a litany of proposed special exception zoning conditions and numerous comments and recommendations pertaining to the proposed southeast... Read more
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The Express-Times
School bus hits vehicle, driver to be cited, police sayA Nockamixon Township man will be cited after crashing a school bus into anothe
School bus hits vehicle, driver to be cited, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
A Nockamixon Township man will be cited after crashing a school bus into another vehicle, Lower Saucon Township police report. Timothy Michael Meadows was driving the bus south at 11:24 a.m. Thursday on Leithsville Road and wasn't able to stop... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
25 movie sequels nobody asked forThe Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney an
25 movie sequels nobody asked for
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney and engineer who both delivered a litany of proposed special exception zoning conditions and numerous comments and recommendations pertaining to the proposed southeast... Read more
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The Express-Times
2 hit-run accidents under investigation, police saycrashes in Northampton County. One occurred about 10:15 a.m. Thursday on Route
2 hit-run accidents under investigation, police say
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
crashes in Northampton County. One occurred about 10:15 a.m. Thursday on Route 33 South at the Interstate 78 exit in Lower Saucon Township, state police at Belfast said. A newer, silver Jeep Liberty driven by a man estimated to be in his... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Sudden drop in temperatures decimates Bechdolt's cropA sudden drop in temperatures has devastated a Northampton County farm. Farmer
Sudden drop in temperatures decimates Bechdolt's crop
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 21 days ago
A sudden drop in temperatures has devastated a Northampton County farm. Farmers at Bechdolt's Orchard in Lower Saucon Township posted photos of severe crop damage due to weather on Facebook. According to the orchard, the plum crop is a total loss... Read more
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The Express-Times
Group home resident accused of damaging house with fire extinguisherA Lower Saucon Township man residing in a group home is accused of discharging
Group home resident accused of damaging house with fire extinguisher
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
A Lower Saucon Township man residing in a group home is accused of discharging a fire extinguisher throughout the house and causing more than $1,000 in damage. Darnell Tyree Woods, 26, of the 2500 block of Applebutter Road, took the fire... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bechdolt's Orchard loses most of plum crop after forced to extinguish fires warming treesRich Rowe spent three long, cold hours Wednesday morning watching the fires he
Bechdolt's Orchard loses most of plum crop after forced to extinguish fires warming trees
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
Rich Rowe spent three long, cold hours Wednesday morning watching the fires he lit around Bechdolt's Orchard in Lower Saucon Township slowly die away and with them what he believes could be the entire plum crop for the season. The orchard owner was... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Morning NETCAST forThe Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney an
Morning NETCAST for
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney and engineer who both delivered a litany of proposed special exception zoning conditions and numerous comments and recommendations pertaining to the proposed southeast... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lower Saucon Council holds meeting on proposed Bethlehem landfill expansionThe Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney an
Lower Saucon Council holds meeting on proposed Bethlehem landfill expansion
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
The Lower Saucon Township Council Wednesday heard from its landfill attorney and engineer who both delivered a litany of proposed special exception zoning conditions and numerous comments and recommendations pertaining to the proposed southeast... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bat habitat a concern regarding Lower Saucon landfill expansionThe habitat of the long-eared bat is among several concerns Lower Saucon Townsh
Bat habitat a concern regarding Lower Saucon landfill expansion
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
The habitat of the long-eared bat is among several concerns Lower Saucon Township officials will present next week during a state Department of Environmental Protection hearing regarding the internal expansion of the IESI Bethlehem Landfill. The bat... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cold temperatures overnight could put farmers in a bindpruning at Bechdolt Orchard may be wasted tree maintenance for Rich Rowe. His 4
Cold temperatures overnight could put farmers in a bind
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 days ago
pruning at Bechdolt Orchard may be wasted tree maintenance for Rich Rowe. His 40 acres of peach trees stand on dangerous Lower Saucon Township ground. "Open this up you can see a peach. It's greenish, whiteish. Tomorrow it may be brown." Rowe... Read more
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The Morning Call
Early bloom, April cold front threaten Lehigh Valley orchard harvestsa lot of trees," Grim said. "A lot of other orchards don't have the methods for
Early bloom, April cold front threaten Lehigh Valley orchard harvests
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
a lot of trees," Grim said. "A lot of other orchards don't have the methods for spraying." Count Bechdolt's Orchard in Lower Saucon Township among them. Owner Richard Rowe planned to concentrate efforts on 2 acres of early-blooming plum trees... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man vomiting in parked car cited for public drunkenness, cops sayhas been cited for public drunkenness. Daniel Watson, 44, of the 300 block of
Man vomiting in parked car cited for public drunkenness, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
has been cited for public drunkenness. Daniel Watson, 44, of the 300 block of Main Street in Hellertown, was found by Lower Saucon Township police shortly before midnight Sunday. Watson was sitting in the driver's seat of a parked vehicle in... Read more
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The Express-Times
Drunken woman drives off roadway, onto railroad tracks, cops saytraveling east along East Redington Road for an unknown reason drove off the ro
Drunken woman drives off roadway, onto railroad tracks, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 25 days ago
traveling east along East Redington Road for an unknown reason drove off the roadway and onto nearby railroad tracks, Lower Saucon Township police said. Michelle Ann Buscemi, of the 6700 block of Fairview Avenue in Martins Creek, was found by... Read more
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The Express-Times
Wrong-way exit leads to Route 378 accident, cops sayA driver suffered minor injuries in a crash caused by another driver pulling ou
Wrong-way exit leads to Route 378 accident, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
A driver suffered minor injuries in a crash caused by another driver pulling out from a gas station onto Route 378 in Lower Saucon Township, according to police. The crash occurred about 4:15 p.m. Monday at the Speedway on Route 378 at Black River... Read more
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The Morning Call
Religions must join together to work for peaceworshiping the same God. I realize the impossibility of it. However, if nothin
Religions must join together to work for peace
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
worshiping the same God. I realize the impossibility of it. However, if nothing is done, we are going to continue in this present recurring Groundhog Day. History has us trapped in this bloody quicksand. Miguel A. Gonzalez Lower Saucon T... Read more
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The Morning Call
PennEast pipeline facing seven-month delaypipeline would cross through Lehigh Township, Moore Township, East Allen Townsh
PennEast pipeline facing seven-month delay
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
pipeline would cross through Lehigh Township, Moore Township, East Allen Township, Upper Nazareth Township, Lower Nazareth Township, Bethlehem Township, Easton City, Lower Saucon Township and Williams Township. Twitter @ChristinaTatu 610-82... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Easton man charged with having pipe bombswith one count of possession of destructive devices. Investigators say Frey ha
Easton man charged with having pipe bombs
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 28 days ago
with one count of possession of destructive devices. Investigators say Frey had the pipe bombs on January 10, 2014 in Lower Saucon Township. They say the explosives were not registered with the National Firearms Registration and Transfer... Read more
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The Brown and White
Easton man charged with possessing pipe bombsby the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Northam
Easton man charged with possessing pipe bombs
The Brown and White / Posted 28 days ago
by the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Northampton County District Attorney's Office and Lower Saucon Township police, according to the U.S. attorney's office. The office isn't releasing any more information about... Read more
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The Express-Times
'Substantial' drug dealer faces life if convicted, authorities saywith the maximum being life, up to a lifetime of supervised release and a possi
'Substantial' drug dealer faces life if convicted, authorities say
The Express-Times / Posted 28 days ago
with the maximum being life, up to a lifetime of supervised release and a possible fine, the U.S. attorney's office said. Lower Saucon Township police assisted in the arrest on April 20 and brought in K-9 Atos to complete a search of Kitchell's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Alleged major Lehigh Valley drug dealer faces new federal chargesrestraint after police lost faith in the accuser's account. The drug case was
Alleged major Lehigh Valley drug dealer faces new federal charges
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
restraint after police lost faith in the accuser's account. The drug case was investigated by the FBI, Bethlehem police, Lower Saucon Township police, and investigators with the county drug task force. Special Assistant U.S. Attorney Kelley Lewis... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton man charged with possession of pipe bombsdevices that were not registered with the federal government. The improvised ex
Easton man charged with possession of pipe bombs
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
devices that were not registered with the federal government. The improvised explosives were discovered Jan. 10, 2014, in Lower Saucon Township, according to the indictment. If convicted of the charge, Frey faces a maximum of 10 years in prison,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bucks woman charged in 2012 Bethlehem Township robberystation at 2900 Easton Avenue in Bethlehem Township. Bermudez, who is facing h
Bucks woman charged in 2012 Bethlehem Township robbery
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
station at 2900 Easton Avenue in Bethlehem Township. Bermudez, who is facing home invasion charges in a separate case in Lower Saucon Township, is named in the court records involving Ruiz, but has not been charged in the gas station... Read more
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The Express-Times
Gas station clerk accused of conspiring with armed robbers in holdupto court records. Bermudez is in Northampton County Prison, charged in an unre
Gas station clerk accused of conspiring with armed robbers in holdup
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
to court records. Bermudez is in Northampton County Prison, charged in an unrelated home-invasion robbery in July 2012 in Lower Saucon Township. The other alleged gunman, Juan Fernandez, committed suicide in 2015. Police said two more people had... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman charged after grand jury probe into armed robberybefore the grand jury had already spoken with police, others hadn't, Rick Blake
Woman charged after grand jury probe into armed robbery
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
before the grand jury had already spoken with police, others hadn't, Rick Blake said. He wasn't aware that a separate Lower Saucon Township case involving Bermudez and Fernandez was also being heard by the grand jury, he said. Bill Blake said... Read more
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The Morning Call
Winds rattle Lehigh Valley, downing wires, touching off brush fireroads, taking down power lines and cutting off electricity to hundreds of homes
Winds rattle Lehigh Valley, downing wires, touching off brush fire
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
roads, taking down power lines and cutting off electricity to hundreds of homes and businesses. Wires that fell in Lower Saucon Township also set trees on fire in the 3900 block of Lower Saucon Road at 8:05 p.m. An hour later, sparks... Read more
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