Nazareth Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Man assaults, forces Nazareth masseuse to perform se...

    Thursday May 21 | via 

    Frantz Matthew Bernard Jr., 26, of Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, is accused of entering Green Massage, 162 Bath-Nazareth Highway in Nazareth, on May 13, 2015, and forcing a masseuse to perform sex acts on him before assaulting her, court records say. Frantz Matthew Bernard Jr., 26, of the 300 block of Mohansic Street in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, shortly after 4 p.m. May 13 allegedly entered Green Massage, 162 Bath-Nazareth Highway, and inquired about a massage.


    Related Topix: Nazareth, PA, Tobyhanna, PA, Bath, PA

  • Easton man arrested after attempting robbery

    Apr 22, 2015 | via WFMZ 

    Police arrested an Easton man who tried to rob the Kay Jewelers in Palmer Park Mall Wednesday morning, then attempted to steal merchandise from a Walmart in Lower Nazareth Township. Police report that 56-year-old Michael Joseph Madden, whose last known address was Hotel Lafayette in Easton, threatened to shoot employees in the jewelry store.


    Related Topix: Easton, PA, Northampton County, PA, Nazareth, PA

Nazareth Law

Was I victim of entrapment? Underage drinking
I was recently involved in an incident where i was a passenger in a vehicle of which the driver got a DUI. When asked if i could drive the vehicle home, the officer said straight to my face "Don't worry youre not in any trouble". After which I admitted I had a little to drink hours before. Then he came back and asked if i wanted to take a PBT reading. My exact words were "Do I have to?" and he said no. So I refused. As the incident went on me and another passenger were told to find a ride home, and no talk of being in trouble or getting an underage was made. Now 2-3 weeks later I recieve a citation in the mail for underage drinking. WTF. This would be my second offense. I need help
Unless the officer told you to drink, it's not entrapment. The evidence they have against you is your admission....
I refused a blood alcohol test in Nazareth Pa. Will a lawyer be able to help me?
I parked at a grocery store because I knew I couldn't drive. I feel asleep and a citizen called the police. I was taken to the hospital but refused testing. I will receive a cititation in the mail.
An experienced criminal defense attorney can definitely help you. You will not receive a citation, but rather a...
What happens if I don't receive notification to do court ordered comm serv during my ARD probation?
My ARD probation period is almost up and I still haven't received any notice to do community service.
You should contact your assigned probation officer or the probation department to verify that it is a condition of your...
DUI / ARD and getting License back. Lehigh County.
I am currently on and have been for some time on ARD for a first time DUI in Lehigh County, PA. I also am on Bucks County probation mainly for a hefty restitution remaining at 46k. I've been enrolled in college since the DUI and have been supported by my wife as I couldn't drive. My problem is my wife has been planning to divorce me for some time and now has moved me out of the house. I need to get to work to make any kind of money, yet I can't get my license back until I pay lehigh a bunch of money, and then I worry cause I can't pay my restitution in Bucks. They have me in a pincer here, a literal vice. How am I to pay anybody anything if I can't at least get to work. Is there anything a lawyer can do to help this? I don't know what to do?
Yes, you're in a hard place. Don't believe much can be done for you but you can hire a local DUI lawyer for a...
I passed out in the Mcdonalds drive thru after drinking at the bar and woke up to a police officer, I had a 1.08 BAC level.
This is my first, DUI offense, I had a CDL, is there anything I can do to avoid going to jail and having my license suspended, I would surrender my CDL if necessary. The only thing in my criminal history is a summary for harassment. when I was arrested for DUI 2 days ago I was driving my friends car its a stick shift car, the emergency break was on and out of gear while we waited to place an order. I did cooperate with the police with everything they asked me to do, I didn't hesitate to any test.
You may be eligible for a special diversionary program called ARD that will result in an expungement of your criminal...
Is there a good chance my dui of marijuana get dismissed.
I have no prior dui.i was pulled over for headlight the cop came back to the car and said he smelled marijuana ask me if i been smoking i sad no.iam physically disabled but was given sobriety test after i was arrested they searched car without permission didn't find nothing.i refused to take blood test because it would have stiil been in my system.if there's no telling when i last smoked how can i get dui.thanks
If the officer can testify to the fact that you showed signs of impairment due to marijuana and that it affected your...
My son got a DUI (spice, not alcohol) and also was driving his car with expired inspection sticker and expired drivers license.
He did have a small amount of "spice" and a pipe on him. Was taken for a blood test. What will happen now? 1st offense. Thank you!
Typically, a first time offender will get probation, but there are many consequences beyond the criminal case. You need...