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Easton man arrested for allegedly downloading child porn
Justin Suydam faces child pornography charges following his arrest Wednesday in Easton. District Judge Daniel Corpora arraigned the 48-year-old, setting bail at $50,000.
NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP POLICE REPORT: DUI charges pending against three motorists; man found dead inside his car; more cases of fraud
DUI charges are pending against, from left, Robert Binduga II of Richboro, Ashley Cantwell of Croydon and Shawn Sommer, of Newtown.
Phillipsburg man, woman indicted in relation to sexual assault
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. - A man and woman of Phillipsburg, New Jersey have been arrested in relation to sexual assault an endangering the welfare of a child.
Wanted Bethlehem man was staying at house in Wildwood
Matthew Colabella, 23, was arrested at the Jersey Shore a day after the bomb squad was called to a storage unit in Bethlehem he was allegedly renting.
Wilson Borough police looking for accused shooter
Police say around 3:30 p.m. on June 20 Delano Williams, 18, of Easton, and another male fired multiple shots at someone in the area of South 15th and Ferry Streets.
30 to more than 600 years: Pawlowski sentencing guidelines revealed
Ultimately, the judge, who has full discretion, will decide what the sentence will be which means Pawlowski could get a sentence well below the guidelines.
Morning Briefing: Police searching for missing woman; Sixers are ‘star hunting,’ draft ‘Nova’s Bridges
“They’ve watered it down,” he said of the House Judiciary Committee, which moved it out for full consideration. “What they effectively did was killed the whole effort.”
Police search for convicted murderer accused of raping aunt
A criminal background, which includes pleading guilty as a 17-year-old to an adult charge of third-degree-murder in 1995 for strangling his foster mother, 60-year-old Doris Snyder in her Bucks County home.
Police: Would-be robber chased by would-be victim
EASTON, Pa. - When Easton police responded to a reported robbery, officers arrived to find the victim chasing the suspect.
Two Hunterdon County residents indicted on sexual assault charges
Kenneth B. Thompson, 59, and Feleisha Francillon, 28, both of Phillipsburg, have been indicted on one count of second-degree sexual assault and one count of third-degree endangering the welfare of a child.
Child seriously hurt in West Philadelphia hit-and-run
WEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --A child was seriously injured after a hit-and-run in West Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.It happened around 4:20 p.m. in the 5000 block of Irving Street.The child, believed to be about five or six years old, was rushed to the hospital and is in critical condition.The dri
Police search for flower pot thief around Bethlehem
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Police say they have surveillance video of the flower pot pirate, the man who has raided the porches of nearly a dozen homes in the Bethlehem area.
Crews respond to submerged car in Cooper River in Pennsauken
PENNSAUKEN, N.J. (WTXF)- Emergency crews in South Jersey are responding to a car submerged in the water at Cooper River Park.Authorities responded to the scene around 7 a.m. at North Park Drive and Kaighns Avenue.SKYFOX was over the scene as rescuers in a boat held on to what appeared to be the rear
Suspected teen burglar and bank robber agrees to guilty plea
When asked by the judge why he burglarized the homes and robbed the bank, Karba said he was suffering from depression, dealing with family issues and had been drinking.
Man, woman indicted in Hunterdon child sexual assault
Kenneth B. Thompson, 59, and Feleisha Francillon, 28, both of Phillipsburg, were indicted by a Hunterdon County grand jury on Thursday, June 7, on one count each of sexual assault and child endangerment, according toHunterdon County ProsecutorAnthony P. Kearns III.
Patriot League Men's Swimming and Diving Academic Honor Roll Announced
CENTER VALLEY, Pa.– The 10 Patriot League men’s swimming and diving teams combined to place 137 student-athletes on the sport’s Academic Honor Roll, announced Friday.
Easton teen charged in alleged stabbing attack of fellow teenager
Easton police charged Jaquan R. Harris with aggravated assault, simple assault, reckless endangerment and weapons possession in connection to the June 12 incident. District Judge Richard Yetter arraigned the 16-year-old, who was charged as an adult, Tuesday afternoon, setting bail at $50,000.
Patriot League Announces Women's Swimming & Diving Academic Honor Roll
Full Women's Swimming & Diving Academic Honor Roll ListCENTER VALLEY, Pa.– The 10 Patriot League women’s swimming and diving teams combined to place 207 student-athletes on the sport’s Academic Honor Roll, announced Friday.
Man arrested after firearms, ammunition found in Bethlehem storage unit
The retired officer learned 22-year-old Colabella may not legally be allowed to have a firearm, let alone nearly 50, which police say were seized from his storage unit in Bethlehem Wednesday night.
Easton mayor to crack down on city fireworks
"You have these people that say, it's my private property I can do whatever I want. Well, you can. The problem is, once that rocket goes up in the air it doesn't land in your yard, it lands in somebody else's yard, the embers start fires…we have all kinds of incidents that happen," Panto said.