Berks

Oley Valley bids farewell to youth coach killed in Bahamas

Oley Valley bids farewell to youth coach killed in Bahamas

OLEY TWP., Pa. - The Oley Valley is saying goodbye to a community leader who was stabbed and killed in the Bahamas.

Funeral services for Carl Yerger, of Ruscombmanor Township, took place Wednesday afternoon at Frieden's United Church in Oley Township.

Yerger was stabbed earlier this month on the island of Bimini. He was president of the Oley Valley Youth League.

Tyler Valles and Robert Schwarz are charged with manslaughter. Their lawyer said the men acted in self-defense because Yerger trespassed on their boat.


DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.

Allentown, PA 18102

47°F

Few Clouds

TONIGHT

  • %

This Week's Circulars

Latest from the newsroom