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Drug Trafficking

Mother, son face drug dealing charges in Allentown

Mother, son face drug dealing charges in Allentown

An Allentown man and his mother are facing drug charges after police found cocaine, painkillers, digital scales and packaging materials in their apartments on Friday, according to court records. Allentown vice officers stopped Luis A. Cortes-Torres, 36, at 4:42 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of North Spruce Street after seeing him leave his mother's apartment, according to court records. Police found him with a pill bottle containing 13 oxycodone pills and 25 tramadol pills, records show. Police obtained warrants to search his apartment in the 500 block of North Second Street and his mother's apartment in the 600 block of Ridge Street. In his apartment, police found 100...