FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AUGUST 10, 2014
On Sunday, August 10, 2014, at 12:00 noon, JULIUS JOSE CORTIJO was arrested by Bethlehem Police Detective Christopher Beebe. CORTIJO surrendered to Bethlehem Police at Bethlehem Police Department Headquarters.
CORTIJO was processed and then arraigned before Northampton County Duty Judge Jackie Taschner on charges of Attempted Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Firearm charges and related charges.
JULIUS JOSE CORTIJO is 17 years old. CORTIJO was charged as an adult in this crime.
Bail for JULIUS JOSE CORTIJO was set by Judge Taschner and CORTIJO was committed to Northampton County Prison awaiting Court action.
Mark A. DiLuzio
Chief of Police