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Police & Fire
Christopher Rothrock, 46, has asked a Northampton County judge to reconsider the sentence imposed after he pleaded guilty to child pornography charges.
The fifth alleged victim of David Martinez told police she was attacked in January near her home in Freemansburg.
Northampton County DA says David Martinez, accused of raping two teens he met on Facebook, may have more victims.
Police & Fire, Schools
Tom Drago, who resigned as EASD technology head last year, is suspected of invasion of privacy, wiretapping violations.
According to court records, 5 women punched officer in the head while he tried to make arrest on E. Third St. early last Saturday. One from Allentown is charged with aggravated assault.
Northampton County judge is part of suit opposing rule that mandates jurists retire at 70.
A shoplifter hanged himself in county jail after allegedly stealing from both Palmer Park Mall and Lehigh Valley Mall.
Government, Police & Fire
John Alfy Salama Markus, 40, pleaded guilty to taking at least $3.7 million in bribes and kickbacks from government contracts in Iraq. More than $1.1 million was used for the construction of a home in Bushkill Township.
Fifteen non-traffic citations for animal cruelty were filed against Damiano Diflorio after police seized neglected horses and mules from his Plainfield Township property.
Wednesday, Nov. 30 is the deadline to submit comments or complaints about the proposed redistricting plan.
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