Police: Allentown Man Fired Gun in Parking Deck
Allentown man fired gun in the air at Starters Riverport garage during argument with girlfriend, Bethlehem police say.
Mendez Niles, 24, of 619 N. 7th St., Apt. 3, got into an argument with his girlfriend around 2:15 a.m. and fired a gun into the air, according to court records.
When police arrived, they stopped Niles' car on suspicion of driving while under the influence and found a handgun and spent round inside.
Niles is charged with driving while under the influence, reckless endangerment, resisting arrest and discharge of a firearm.
He was arraigned before on-duty District Judge Richard Yetter in Wilson and sent to Northampton County Prison in lieu of $35,000 bail.