Allentown, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Allentown police, coroner respond to shooting

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Police in Allentown were called to the report of a shooting in the 1900 block of East Fairmont Street Monday night. The coroner was also called to the scene but no details about a victim have been released. City police said they would provide further information when...
New York Post

Missing woman may have been ejected through sunroof before ending up in creek

The remains of a woman who had been missing for about three weeks were discovered in a Philadelphia creek on Sunday — and authorities believe she may have died after being ejected through the sunroof of her car during a violent crash, a report said. The body of Cassandra Johnston,...
Philadelphia, PAkicks96news.com

Deceased Body Has Been Identified – Investigation Continues

A body found last week in Philadelphia has been identified. The MS Crime Lab has confirmed that the body which was found in an abandoned house on Gum Street is 41 year old Amelia Williams, according to Police Chief Eric Lyons. “We are unclear at this time as to what happened to her. The cause of death has not been determined. We are still speaking with potential witnesses and people who may have been involved in some way. We are doing our best to investigate this case.” Foul play has not been ruled out. Amelia Williams was last seen on July 7th, and was reported missing on July 22nd.
Allentown, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Woman pleads guilty in crash that killed 22-year-old, injured several others

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - An Allentown woman has pleaded guilty in a crash that killed another woman. Amanda Ritter, 30, pleaded guilty Monday to homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence and four counts each of aggravated assault by a motor vehicle while driving under the influence, all second-degree felonies, according to a news release from the Lehigh County District Attorney's Office.
Philadelphia, PADelaware County Daily Times

Philly man charged with sex trafficking a minor

PHILADELPHIA — A 27-year-old city man has been charged with operating a sex trafficking ring in Philadelphia, Bucks and Delaware counties for more than six years, according to a release from Acting U.S. Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams. Kevin Smith, 27, is charged by federal indictment with three counts of sex...
Yardley, PAPosted by
94.5 PST

Mastoris Family Opening New Restaurant in Yardley, PA

Good news, the Mastoris family is taking all their restaurant skills and opening up a new place in Yardley, PA, according to Facebook. Yes, it's the same family that ran the ever so popular Mastoris Diner in Bordentown for as long as you can remember...oh great, I'm craving the cinnamon bread now that I'm writing about them. Lol. Alexander Mastoris and his father were sad to let the diner go, but, are excited about the new opportunity in their hometown.
Trenton, NJTrentonian

Ewing man arrested for murder of Shai Vanderpump, Trenton LGBTQ advocate

Officials announced the arrest of a 36-year-old Trenton man for Friday’s shooting death of Shaquil Loftin, also known as Shai Vanderpump. Daniel L. Smith was taken into custody late Saturday evening during a motor vehicle stop in Ewing by members of the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Special Investigations Unit. He is charged with one count of murder and multiple weapons offenses.
Pennsylvania StatePosted by
The Morning Call

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Northampton County has state’s highest infection rate as state reports 3,019 cases since Friday

The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 3,019 additional coronavirus cases since its last update Friday. Northampton County’s 131 additional cases since Friday were enough to give it the highest population-adjusted seven-day case rate among the state’s 67 counties. Northampton added 89 cases per 100,000 residents over the last seven days, followed by Lawrence (86.6), Adams (80.6), ...