Norristown Teen Shot In Broad Daylight

Location of Norristown in Montgomery County

Location of Norristown in Montgomery County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

NORRISTOWN — Norristown police responded to Scott Alley on the 1000 block of Willow Street Wednesday after a 911 call reporting a 16-year-old boy had been shot at Willow and Elm streets just after 6 p.m.

Norristown Police Chief William Richet said the bullet went through the victim’s chest, but he was in somewhat stable condition.

“He was able to tell us his name and how old he is when we arrived,” Richet said.

The teen was taken away in an ambulance and later flown to University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia.

Read more: http://www.timesherald.com/article/20130814/NEWS01/130819820/norristown-teen-shot-in-broad-daylight#full_story

Police Charge Lebanon City Man After Seizing Heroin, Crack In His Home

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Lebanon County

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Lebanon County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A drug task force took a Lebanon city man into custody late last month after reportedly finding heroin and crack in his home, according to the county district attorney’s office.

In a search of his home in the 1200 block of Willow Street on July 25, officers uncovered 180 bags of heroin and approximately 5.9 grams of crack cocaine in 30-year-old Victor Martinez’ bedroom, according to a release from the district attorney’s office.

Read more:  http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2013/08/police_charge_lebanon_city_man.html#incart_river_default