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One dead, two injured after shooting in West Philadelphia, police say

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Three people are shot and one of those is dead in West Philadelphia late Sunday afternoon, according to Philadelphia police. The call came a little after 4:15 p.m. March 18. After police arrived to the scene at 52nd and Market Streets, they discovered one 42-year-old man a

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-19 00:38:00

Teen girl home, 45-year-old man in custody after both located in Mexico

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A Pennsylvania teenager who was missing for almost two weeks along with the 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission was returned home and the man was in custody after the two were found in Mexico, authorities said. Federal agents an

NBC NEWS - 2018-03-18 20:49:00

Woman dies almost one year after being involved in South Whitehall car crash

A woman died Saturday one year after being involved in a two-vehicle crash in South Whitehall Township, according to the Lehigh County Coroner's office. Caitlin McGarry, 23, of Schuylkill Haven, was pronounced dead at 12:00 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital in Bethlehem. An autopsy will

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-18 18:00:39

Woman rejecting husband's calls after he was found in Mexico with missing teen

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- A 45-year-old man who police say ran off to Mexico with a teenage girl was being held in Miami after he was returned to the U.S. over the weekend. The lawyer for Kevin Esterly's wife told CBS News that he has been calling her from jail in Florida. Stacey Esterly hasn't been accepti

CBS NEWS - 2018-03-19 15:40:56

58 from Pa. who went missing as children more than 5 years ago

Posted March 19, 2018 at 06:30 AM | Updated March 19, 2018 at 06:36 AM Louis Mackerley was 7 years old when he was last seen June 7, 1984, between Fourth and Gordon streets in Allentown. Robert Keck was 16 when he disappeared June 30, 1979, after leaving home on Coopersburg Road in Upper Saucon To

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-19 10:30:24

Mother, brother react to Allentown teen Amy Yu being found in Mexico

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The mother and brother of missing Allentown 16-year-old Amy Yu spoke with 69 News shortly after news broke of her daughter being found in Mexico with 45-year-old Kevin Esterly. Family members said Esterly and Yu had been in a relationship and flew to Mexico after police said Yu did

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-18 01:08:15

Crews battle Lehigh County apartment fire (PHOTOS)

Firefighters battled a fire Saturday morning that spread to two floors of a Coopersburg apartment building. The fire began at about 9 a.m. in the 200 block of East Oxford Street. A witness reported damage to the first and second floors of the complex. No one was home in the apartment where the fire

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-18 19:52:20

Neighbor stabbed multiple times in Easton, cops say

A man was stabbed multiple times Sunday by his neighbor during a dispute in Easton, city police said. George Michael Bloomer, 39, of the 800 block of West Wilkes Barre Street, is being charged in the crime. Police said the assault occurred just after 7 a.m. at Iron and Hoyt streets and are describin

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-18 15:37:51

Grandma Overdoses On Heroin While Watching Child: Week In Review

Check out the top news that made headlines this week across the Patch network in Eastern Pennsylvania:1000s Of PA Students Walk Out In Call For Gun Reforms Thousands of Philadelphia-area students participated in a National School Walkout event Wednesday morning. Most schools reported peaceful events

PATCH - 2018-03-17 18:09:33

After chilly weekend, unpredictable storm being watched

Meteorologists continued Saturday to monitor "a potentially high-impact" storm affecting the Lehigh Valley region starting Monday night into Tuesday and continuing through Tuesday night. Nothing was certain on what to expect from the system that could bring some more snow to the area, forecasters sa


Teen stabbed, killed 66-year-old woman in northeast Pa., police say

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with homicide after allegedly stabbing a 66-year-old woman to death Friday in her northeastern Pennsylvania home, authorities announced. The teen, whose name was not released, will be tried as an adult, Pennsylvania State Police at Hazleton said in a news release.


Missing teen, 45-year-old man located in Mexico

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a missing Pennsylvania teenager and a 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission have been located in Mexico. NBC 10 reports the U.S. Marshal's office in Miami confirms Kevin Esterly and 16-year-old Amy Yu were locate

NBC4 COLUMBUS - 2018-03-18 01:45:16

Authorities looking for woman who asked cops to get drugs from car

An Allentown woman serving time for a drug case failed to return Thursday from her work-release job, Northampton County officials said. Rachel Keblitis, 38, was housed at the Northampton County Department of Corrections' West Easton facility, which reported her missing at 5 p.m. Thursday, according


Pennride area police briefs: Week of March 18

ASSAULT, HARASSMENT >> David Strawn, 46, of Perkasie, was charged with simple assault and harassment after officers were called to a domestic disturbance on South Third Street in Perkasie Feb. 21, Perkasie Borough Police Department said. MARIJUANA >> A 17-year-old female from Dublin was charged with

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2018-03-18 07:30:00

Allentown men charged after fatal crash involving stolen van

TILDEN TWP., Pa. - Two Lehigh County men are in trouble with the law after a fatal crash that involved a stolen minivan and a car in northern Berks County. Vincent Bynum and Rosario Carlos, both of Allentown, were charged Friday afternoon with receiving stolen property and conspiracy of the same. Ca


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


School to issue 200 detentions because of student walkouts

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania high school says it will issue detentions to more than 200 students who walked out of school as part of a nationwide protest against gun violence. Pennridge Superintendent Jacqueline Rattingan announced the punishment against the 225 Pennridge High School student


Mexican officials issue Amber Alert for missing Allentown teen

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Mexican authorities have issued an Amber Alert for a missing Pennsylvania teen and a 45-year-old man who signed her out of school, saying the pair is believed to be traveling through the country. The alert posted to Twitter Thursday night says police believe 16-year-old Amy Yu


Police: Missing teen Amy Yu, Pa. man Kevin Esterly took one-way flight to Cancun

Last Updated Mar 16, 2018 5:20 PM EDT ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- On March 5, the same day she was reported missing, Pennsylvania teen Amy Yu and the 45-year-old man with whom she was allegedly in a relationship took a one-way flight to Dallas and then took a connecting flight to Cancun, Mexico, Allentown pol


St. Patrick's Day DUI Checkpoint Planned In Warrington

The Bucks County DUI Task Force will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this weekend in light of the St. Patrick's Day holiday. The checkpoint will begin around 10 p.m. Saturday and go until 3 a.m. Sunday on Route 611 in Warrington, authorities announced. Officers from eight municipal police departments