Lehigh Valley

Allentown man charged in connection with 10 robberies

Authorities allege he was the getaway driver

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Authorities in Lehigh County said they found the getaway driver involved in nearly a dozen robberies.

Cane Singleton, 23, of Allentown, took part in 10 robberies in the past six months, said Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin.

Most of them happened at convenience stores in Lehigh and Northampton counties.

Singleton was already in jail on unrelated charges. He will be arraigned on 10 counts each of robbery and conspiracy, both felonies, Martin said.

Authorities allege Singleton was the getaway driver in these robberies:

  • Catty Mart, located 547 Front St., Catasauqua, on November 26, 2016
  • Speedway, located at 733 Hanover Ave., Allentown, on December 5, 2016
  • Roof Inn, located at 1846 Catasauqua Rd, Hanover Township, Lehigh County, on February 7, 2017
  • Sunoco Gas Station, located at 2134 Northampton St., Wilson Borough, on February 17, 2017
  • Sunoco Gas Station, located at 1501 Mauch Chunk Rd, South Whitehall Township, on February 17,  2017
  • Speedway, located at 802 Union Blvd., Allentown, on February 17, 2017
  • Catty Mart, located at 547 Front St., Catasauqua, on April 16, 2017
  • Turkey Hill, located at 602 Chestnut St., Emmaus, on April 30, 2017
  • Turkey Hill, located at 6020 Sterners Way, Hanover Township, Northampton County, on April 30, 2017
  • Turkey Hill, located at 1060 Main St., Northampton, on May 1, 2017.

Pennsylvania State Police in Bethlehem are leading the ongoing investigation.


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