Johnesha Monae Perry, 19, is charged with killing Zymeir Perry, of Allentown, who died Saturday, Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin said.
Authorities say Zymeir Perry died at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest and was pronounced dead at 11:51 a.m.
The 19-year-old woman, who witnesses say threw the child off the Hamilton Street Bridge on Sunday, is facing charges of attempted homicide, assault and endangering welfare of child.
Allentown police are investigating after a mother tossed her one-year old child into the Lehigh River on Sunday.
Lehigh County Judge Maria Dantos on Friday denied a defense petition to return 14-year-old Jamie Silvonek to the juvenile facility where she was initially sent after the body of 54-year-old Cheryl Silvonek was discovered last month, according to both the prosecutor and defense attorney.
Crews are investigating what caused a plane to run off the runway and crash into a fence at Queen City Airport Monday afternoon.
Authorities alleged that Mejias told officers she stabbed her grandfather after catching him touching himself outside of a bathroom that her girlfriend was using.
A Pennsylvania woman is under arrest after police say she left her sleeping 1-year-old in her minivan in freezing temperatures while taking another child for a haircut.
A fire early Tuesday at Allentown’s Cleveland Elementary School gave students an unexpected day off.
Police are investigating a deadly police-involved shooting in Allentown early Monday morning.
An eastern Pennsylvania airport authority is selling about 260 acres of airport-owned land for almost $9.9 million for a planned FedEx ground distribution hub.
The ticket was sold at the 7-Eleven at 1801 S 4th Street and correctly matched all five balls, 22-31-38-47-48, but not the red Powerball 15 for a $1 million prize.
A Pennsylvania utility says it’s eliminating 450 jobs as part of cost-cutting stemming from a planned spinoff of its competitive generation business.
Authorities say four children killed in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania weren’t in booster seats or wearing seatbelts.
Authorities say a man accused of strangling a woman and leaving her body in the bathroom of a Pennsylvania apartment while he partied with others told police that he heard voices telling him to “kill everyone.”