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Second teen charged in machete attack on Allentown couple

Second teen charged in machete attack on Allentown couple

A second teen has been charged in a machete attack on an Allentown couple last month, according to court records filed Wednesday. Aneudy A. Cruz-Martinez, 17, of Allentown, was arraigned Wednesday and charged in the June 22 assault in the 500 block of North Elliger Street, according to court records. Police also charged him with burglarizing a home in the 700 block of North 11th Street moments before the machete attack and stealing electronics, money and a van. Jose Ortiz, 17, of Allentown, was charged the day of the attack. Both teens are charged with aggravated assault, burglary, theft, terroristic threats, criminal mischief, trespassing and conspiracy. Cruz-Martinez, of the 1100 block...

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