Convicted Felon Found With Heroin, Pot, Cash, Loaded Gun, Police Say

Lower Saucon Township Police say a convicted felon from Allentown is facing fresh charges after he was allegedly found in possession of drugs and a loaded handgun following a traffic stop on N. Mountain Drive Friday night.

In a news release Saturday police said Christopher Delgado Jr., 31, of Franklin Street, Allentown, was stopped for an alleged traffic violation and subsequently found to be in possession of heroin, marijuana, approximately $1,300 in cash and the gun, which as a felon he is prohibited from possessing.

Police said Delgado was arrested, charged with felony drug and gun charges and incarcerated in Northampton County Prison.

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About Josh Popichak
Josh Popichak

Josh Popichak is a journalist and publisher who is passionate about providing an open online platform and advocating for independent, local news. He has covered news--first in print, later online--in the Saucon Valley area of eastern Pennsylvania since 2005. In addition to writing extensively about local issues, he uses Facebook, Instagram and other social media to help personalize and broaden awareness of topics affecting the communities he covers. He also manages the Facebook pages for several local businesses as part of his business, Saucon Source LLC. He is a 1999 graduate of Bates College, where he was a history major and arts editor for the student newspaper.

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