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Allentown man already wanted for beating girlfriend assaults her again, police say

The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: A man wanted on an outstanding warrant for beating his girlfriend was arrested Saturday after assaulting the same woman, Allentown police said. Julius Rooks-McBean, 26, threw Yasmine Tarrats to the floor of her city home and kicked her repeatedly on ...
Man stabbed in wooded area off South Fourth Street in Allentown, police say

- 4 months ago @ lehighvalleylive.com: The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: A woman stabbed a man with a cooking utensil about 12:20 this afternoon in a wooded area near the 1500 block of South Fourth Street in Allentown, city police report. The wound to the man's arm was not life threatening and he was taken to a local ...

Pimp, 2 prostitutes busted in sting at Allentown motel, police say

- 4 months ago @ lehighvalleylive.com: The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: A man and two women from New York were arrested in a prostitution sting Saturday at an Allentown motel, city police said. Undercover officers answered advertisements featuring two women on the website backpage.com offering sex for money, according to ...

Allentown man attacks woman after she refuses to have sex with him, police say

- 3 months ago @ lehighvalleylive.com: The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: An Allentown man is accused of hitting a woman after she refused to have sex with him, and then scuffled with police when they went to arrest him, city police said. Wilfredo Vega, of the 100 block of South Eighth Street, is charged with simple assault, ...

Allentown 'apparent' homicide victim was intended target, police say

- 3 months ago @ lehighvalleylive.com: The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: Allentown police say a 34-year-old city man was the intended target in what authorities labeled an apparent homicide Sunday in the city's 700 block of North Ott Street. The death at home of Michael W. Sikler "was not a random act," city police said ...

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One drug dealer dead, other headed to prison

"How many times have I said this in this courtroom: 'There are two things that happen to drug dealers — they either die or go to prison,'" Steinberg said. "Here we have two drug dealers. One has died and one is going to prison." ... Allentown police ...

Amir Featherson pleads no contest in shooting

A 17-year-old from Allentown, charged with shooting another teen, has entered a plea in the case. Amir Featherson pleaded guilty to aggravated assault on Monday. Charges of possession of a firearm, reckless endangerment and conspiracy were withdrawn. Police say Featherson shot Joseph Ortiz, 18, in the back in 2012. Officials say surveillance footage captured Featherson running away from the ...

Officers bust Allentown house where Crip gang members sold marijuana

The Express-Times: Diaz, George and Santos all lived in the house while Powell lives in the 300 block of North Ninth Street, records say. In the house, police found 15 bags of marijuana, packaging material, scales, a starter pistol, $180 in cash and cell phones, records say.

Teen admits shooting that left rival paralyzed

While authorities haven't said if the shootings are connected, Featherson and Fedd, 17, of Allentown, appeared to be friends based on their Facebook pages. Police said Fedd's killing appears to be gang-related. Like Fedd, Featherson was seen showing ...

Man shows gun, threatens to 'light this place up, ' Allentown police say

Police said officers found almost 13 grams of crack cocaine and 93 packets of heroin in the man's backpack.

Man shows gun, threatens to 'light this place up, ' Allentown police say

The Express-Times: An Allentown man accused of showing a black handgun as he yelled "I'm gonna light this place up" was found by police minutes later with cocaine and heroin, according to court records. A person called police at about 11:30 p.m. Friday to report a man ...

Allentown police say man pointed gun at officers during chase, but fell and dropped weapon

The 28-year-old faces a slew of charges after allegedly fleeing officers early this morning.

Allentown police say man pointed gun at officers during chase, but fell and

The Express-Times: Officers attempted to stop the vehicle but Washington fled, committing numerous traffic violations along the way, Dorney said. Officers lost the vehicle at Sixth and Oak streets in Allentown, but the vehicle resurfaced when it rammed a police cruiser ...

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Police: Machetes found on 2 near Allentown school

The Mercury: Posted: 03/24/14, 1:55 PM EDT |. # Comments. ALLENTOWN (AP) — Authorities investigating reports that rival gangs were planning to fight near an eastern Pennsylvania high school last week say they found machetes on two suspects. Allentown police tell ...

Police: Machetes found on 2 near school

Authorities investigating reports that rival gangs were planning to fight near a Pa. high school last week say they found machetes on two suspects.

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Drunken Allentown man running from police falls down twice, gets caught, cops

The Express-Times: City police said they were called at 11:30 p.m. Monday to the 400 block of Penn Street where the couple live together and found Thomas and Morgan arguing in the street, court records say. Morgan gave her name and birth date, but Thomas gave police a ...

Allentown man smoking marijuana runs from Bethlehem police with toddler

The Express-Times: Police say James Jordan-Waiters, 27, of the 200 block of North Boyer Street, was smoking in the 600 block of Ontario Street while holding a 1-year-old boy. Authorities say Jordan-Waiters took off running when police approached, but was not pursued by ...

Allentown man asks auto dealer for test drive, steals car, police say

An Allentown man asked a city auto dealer for a test drive Thursday afternoon, but stole the car as the dealer moved a sign out of the car's way, police said. Leslie Howard Smith, 27, was arrested on a charge of car theft about 3 p.m. after city police ...

Allentown man threatens Moravian College student with knife, Bethlehem police

The Express-Times: Several witnesses told city police that Markeith Rashon Webb, 18, of the 400 block of West Green Street, had brandished a knife and had threatened to return with a gun after he was confronted by dorm residents, records say. Moravian student William ...

Drunken Allentown man running from police falls down twice, gets caught, cops say

The man's friend tried to keep police from catching him and now faces her own charges, police said.

Police: Dominguez German stole from roommate, staged burglary

An Allentown man is facing charges after police say he admitted to stealing thousands of dollars from his roommate and staging it to look like their home had been burglarized. Dominguez German, 55, has been charged with theft and receiving stolen property. Police say they were called to 928 W. Allen Street on Thursday for a report of a burglary. A woman living in the home reported that $5,000 ...

Allentown man threatens Moravian College student with knife, Bethlehem police say

The man fled the dorm after the incident and was chased down by Moravian police, court records say.

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Allentown 'apparent' homicide victim was intended target, police say

The Express Times - LehighValleyLive.com: Allentown police say a 34-year-old city man was the intended target in what authorities labeled an apparent homicide Sunday in the city's 700 block of North Ott Street. The death at home of Michael W. Sikler "was not a random act," city police said ...

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Allentown bridge closed after five-vehicle crash, police say

The Express-Times: ... River in Allentown has been closed due to a five-car crash about 3 p.m. today, according to city police. Four people were injured in the crash and two were taken to area hospitals, but none of the injuries were serious, Allentown police Capt. Gail ...

I-78 Allentown stop turns up illegal credit card machine in SUV, police say

A New York motorist was charged with having an illegal credit-card-making machine on Interstate 78 in Allentown early Wednesday after he was pulled over for a traffic violation, police said. Kevin F. Joy, 52, of Brooklyn was going west on I-78 at 2:30 ...

Man wanted in Allentown shooting arrested in Luzerne County, police say

A 19-year-old who police say shot a man during a botched marijuana deal in south Allentown last month was arrested over the weekend in Luzerne County. Rushquan K. Matthews of Allentown is charged with two counts each of attempted homicide, ...

New Jersey fugitive found in Allentown with semi-automatic handgun, cops say

The Express-Times: Underwood said no and when police asked to search him, the 34-year-old Underwood said he didn't mind, records say. Officers found a .380 semi-automatic handgun in Underwood's waistband; Underwood has an aggravated assault conviction from 2010 in ...

Woman wanted on 35 warrants picked up in Allentown

While being processed at Allentown police headquarters, officers found a small container of hashish in Ikeia Cash's bra, court records say.

Drug dealer almost chokes after chewing suspected crack when he sees police, records say

Leroy Wilson was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital in Allentown for elevated heart rate and blood pressure; doctors told police they believe it was due to ingesting a controlled substance, records say.

Laptop stolen in Allentown strong-arm robbery

Allentown police are searching for a robbery suspect who swiped a laptop from a pedestrian. It happened around 8 p.m. Tuesday in unit block of South Jefferson Street. Police say a man wearing dark clothes swiped a bag containing a laptop. The victim was not injured. Anyone with information is asked to call Allentown police.

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