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Authorities trying to ID pedestrian who died after crash

Police are releasing few details prior to the identity being known.

Authorities have yet to identify the man who died Thursday night after being struck by a vehicle in the 1900 b…

Bloods member charged in July 4 killing, police say

A 19-year-old died and his brother was wounded, police report.

A 25-year-old Allentown gang member was arraigned Wednesday afternoon on charges that he shot and killed a 19-…

Allentown police searching for missing autistic teen

Camron Davila was last seen around 7 a.m. Monday in the 900 block of North Fourth Street in the city.

Allentown police are asking for the public’s help locating a 15-year-ol…

23-year-old crash victim dies 5 days after 2-car accident

The other driver suffered minor injuries, reports say.

A 23-year-old driver died Thursday, five days after he was hurt in a two-car crash in Allentown, the Lehigh County Cor…

Man charged in killing of 19-year-old Lehigh Valley man

The 25-year-old was awaiting extradition proceedings in New Jersey.

UPDATE: ‘Inappropriate’ texts led to dispute and homicide, DA says
A 25-year-old man jailed Thursday in C…

2 people injured in daytime shooting

Police said they could not confirm at this time how many people were injured, or the extent of their injuries.

UPDATE: 2 dead in Allentown shooting, investigation ongoing
Al…

2 crossing street are hurt when hit by car, police say

A male and a female were stable as they battled non-life-threatening injuries, police say.

Two people were hurt Monday night when they were hit by a car as they crossed Lehigh St…

Gunshot killing was in self-defense, DA says

Police and the homicide task force probed the Aug. 26 shooting.

Allentown police will not charge anyone in a fatal shooting Aug. 26 after an investigation determined the kil…

Police try to detemine if fatal stabbing was justified

A 37-year-old woman is dead and a 65-year-old man is suspected of stabbing her, police say.

Allentown police are trying to determine if a 65-year-old man was justified in fatally…

DA plays frantic 911 call made after stepfather fatally stabbed

Orville Barrett, who says he is innocent, is expected to testify in his own defense in his nonjury trial.

An Allentown man accused of violently stabbing his stepfather is expecte…