GoFundMe Set Up for Fire Victim

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A GoFundMe campaign has been established to help Sarah Donnelly, a resident of the Lower Saucon Township apartment building that was destroyed by a three-alarm fire Thursday. The campaign–set up by a family member, Rebecca Callahan Ridgick–has a fundraising goal of $10,000. “Sarah lost everything in (the) fire, including her precious dogs and cat,” wrote Ridgick. “All she has is the clothing on her back.” The Belmont Inne, which is located near the fire scene, is also accepting donations on Donnelly’s behalf.

Saucon Manor Resident Burglarized Apartments in Building, Police Say

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A resident of Saucon Manor–a high-rise apartment building for the elderly at 650 Northampton Street–burglarized apartments in the building over a two-year period, Hellertown Police said Friday in a news release. According to police, Dale Salabsky, 67, was arrested Nov. 26 following an investigation. Police said most of the alleged burglaries occurred during the last eight months. According to an article published by the Express-Times that cites court records, Salabsky was caught when he entered another man’s apartment, where he was encountered by the man’s son-in-law, who recognized him.