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2-year-old falls from window in Easton
Extent of injuries unknownMGN ImageEASTON, Pa. - Emergency responders were called to a home in Easton Tuesday morning.Dispatchers told 69 News a two-year-old child fell out of a window.It happened in the 200 block of Ann Street around 11:45 a.m.69 News has a crew on its way to the scene. We'll updat
Rollover wreck closes Rt. 378 in Bethlehem
SUV can be seen on its side in the road.69 NewsBETHLEHEM, Pa. - A rollover wreck has closed Rt. 378 in Bethlehem.Bethlehem police say the wreck occurred shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday in the southbound lanes, which were closed as a result.Police say traffic is being diverted off Rt. 378 southbound and
'I was just paroled': Easton van theft suspect nabbed in Bethlehem (PHOTOS)
A 49-year-old man paroled last week in a 2014 auto theft stole a van Saturday night inEaston, and was arrested Tuesday morning inBethlehem, authorities said.
Police seize heroin, crack cocaine and handgun in raid
PHILLIPSBURG, NJ (Warren County)– A month-long investigation into the alleged distribution of heroin within Phillipsburg has led to the arrest of two Warren County men, according to Warren County Prosecutor Richard Burke.
Alleged drug dealer eludes Easton police but heroin found in raid
Calvin Williams, who is transient and "bounces around" among various addresses in the Easton area and New Jersey, will be charged with delivery of heroin, Gerould said.
Video shows bus head to U-turn area before crash
MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) - Video depicting the lead-up to a New Jersey school bus crash that left a fifth-grader and a teacher dead shows the bus merging onto an interstate before turning sharply toward a U-turn area.NJ.com reports the department of transportation video its reporter viewed shows the b
$30M settlement for fall from cell tower in Lehigh County
Thomas Jeglum was 23 when a ladder rung dislodged and he fell from the tower on June 15, 2013, according to the news release Monday from the law firm ofKline & Specterof Philadelphia.
Bail denied for suspect in Easton drive-by shooting
Easton police charged Shareef Boston, no confirmable address, with felony counts of attempted homicide, aggravated assault, illegal possession of a firearm, person not to carry a firearm and discharge of a firearm into a home in connection to the Dec. 19 shooting in the 1000 block of Washington Stre
Two arrested on drug trafficking charges | Times Leader
A passenger in the vehicle, Britany Marie Taylor, 18, of Main Street, Kingston, allegedly surrendered a crack pipe and empty heroin packets.
Restaurant in the Poconos Damaged by Flames
Firefighters believe the fire started in the basement, but so far, there is no official cause.
Heroin, crack cocaine and gun seized in Phillipsburg-area raid
The raid, which involved five law enforcement agencies inWarren County, resulted in the seizure of heroin, crack cocaine and a handgun, the office says in a news release.
Woman charged in connection to Allentown distraction burglaries
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police allege that a woman posed as a water department employee last year and distracted the homeowners, while a partner burglarized two homes.
Police: Mom tries to out run shoplifting arrest with kids in tow
Duana E. Loring, of East Stroudsburg, faces shoplifting and child endangerment charges after her arrest Sunday outside a Target in Lower Nazareth Township. District Judge Antonia Grifo arraigned the 38-year-old later that night, setting bail at $10,000 with a 10 percent cash option if approved by pr
Mom drags son as she flees with stolen DVDs, police say
Duana Loring, of East Stroudsburg, has three retail theft cases in Monroe County, and was free on $5,000 unsecured bail for a Dec. 22 case that also included a child endangerment charge.
Argument left man shot in the leg at American Legion bar, cops say
Jones, who lives in Easton, faces charges of criminal attempt to commit homicide, aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.
Second suspect arrested in Easton robbery, assault
Police filedcharges Thursdayagainst Armando Trevino, 24, of the 900 block of Ferry Street in Easton.
2 NYPD officers die in crash on officer's wedding night
Michael Colangelo, 31, of Huntington Station and Martinez, 39, of Hauppauge, were pronounced dead at the scene.
Allentown telecom tower climber gets $30M settlement in fall suit
The June 2013 fall in Allentown, Pennsylvania, left then-23-year-old Thomas Jeglum in a coma for months with multiple fractures to his pelvis, spine, arm and legs. His lawyer says Jeglum has a permanent, traumatic brain injury and remains in a full-time rehabilitation facility in California.
Easton police investigating shooting at Rice Ebner/ American Legion
EASTON, Pa. - A shooting at an Easton club is being investigated, according to city police.
Motorcyclist killed in Wind Gap crash, cops say
AWFMZ-69 News reportstated authorities were awaiting notification of kin before releasing the identity of the driver. An accident reconstruction team, the report said, was at the scene for more than three hours trying to piece together what happened.