Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli says he is considering a run for lieutenant governor.
PoliticsPa reports that Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli is considering a run for lieutenant governor of Pennsylvania in 2014. Morganelli -- who was the Democratic nominee for attorney general in 2008 -- told PoliticsPa that he still has a "solid" statewide campaign organization in place and $260,000 of campaign money. According to his website: Morganelli was elected district attorney in 1991 at the age of 35. He was re-elected in 1995, 1999, 2003, 2007 and 2011. He served as president of the Pennsylvania District Attorneys' Association 1999-2000. So what do you think? Should Morganelli run for lieutenant governor? Tell us in the comments section below.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
An alleged serial rapist has been charged in two more attacks involving teenage girls who were pregnant, according to Northampton County DA John Morganelli
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Thursday, February 21
Friday, February 8, 2013
Northampton County DA John Morganelli is seeking victims of a 'serial rapist'
A Bethlehem man who allegedly blamed his sex addiction for the rape of two teens he met on Facebook may be implicated in three more cases, according to a WFMZ report. Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said this week that David Martinez, 20, may have more victims, based on police interviews with Martinez. Since Morganelli's announcement, at least three girls have come forward. Their claims are being investigated. He asked anyone who thinks they were victimized by Martinez to call Bethlehem Police Det. Moses Miller at 610-997-7674 or the DA's office at 610-559-3020. "We do consider him [Martinez] a person of danger and a serial rapist," Morganelli said in a news conference Wednesday. Martinez -- who is in Northampton …
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Northampton County DA says David Martinez, accused of raping two teens he met on Facebook, may have more victims.
A Bethlehem man who allegedly blamed his sex addiction for the rape of two teens he met on Facebook may have other victims, Northampton County's District Attorney said Wednesday. John Morganelli says police interviews with 20-year-old David Martinez suggest he met and sexually assaulted other girls. As he prepares to prosecute the case, he's hoping to hear from other young women who were targeted by Martinez. "We do consider him a person of danger and a serial rapist," Morganelli told reporters at a news conference at his office. Martinez -- who is in Northampton County Prison on $100,000 bail -- allegedly raped one of the girls last February and the other last September. He raped the girls – one was 14, the other 17 -- on the couch inside…