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Teenager's Body Found In Norristown On Father's Day
NORRISTOWN, PA — A teenager was found dead in Norristown in the early morning hours Sunday, authorities said.The victim, a 19-year-old black man, was found on the 300 block of Carson Alley at around 12:20 a.m.A cause of death was not specified by police, but a homicide investigation has been launche
22 injured, suspect killed in Trenton arts festival shooting
"We believe it was a dispute between two neighborhoods that led to violence at the event. In no way was the event the target, it just happened to be the forum for the shooting," Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri told ABC News Sunday afternoon.
Philadelphia woman dies on campgrounds at Firefly
A woman died on the campgrounds of the Firefly Music Festival in Dover.Dover Police said 20-year-old Caroline Friedman of Philadelphia was attending the music festival and was found unresponsive at 6:30 a.m. Sunday, June 17, 2018 in camping lot 18 at Dover International Speedway.
Abused for Decades: Woman who was murdered by her husband was in process of obtaining PFA
On June 1, police said Chuck Williams killed Stephanie Williams with two shots to her chest and another to her head, and then turned the gun on himself. The couple’s 10-year-old twins, Maddison and Colton, discovered their parents’ bodies on the living room floor when they awoke in the morning.
Massive Norristown fire under investigation
Everyone in the complex escaped injury but two firefighters were taken to the hospital for evaluation due to dehydration and elevated blood pressure, respectively, according to Norristown Fire Chief Thomas Chief O’Donnell.
Police: 17-Year-Old Boy Shot Twice In Head While Riding In Car
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 17-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was shot twice in the head in North Philadelphia.22 Injured, Suspect Killed In Trenton Arts Festival ShootingThe shooting happened just after 12:30 a.m. Sunday on North 22nd Street and West Montgomery Avenue.Police say the vict
Ambler Borough police briefs: Week of June 17
HARASSMENT >> Dennis Gibson, 27, of the unit block of North Street, was taken into custody and cited for harassment May 27 after police responded to a domestic incident where the victim told police Gibson had grabbed and choked her and tore her shirt, police said.
Teen shot and killed in South Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --A 16-year-old boy is dead and a 12-year-old boy hospitalized after gunfire erupted on a South Philadelphia street.It happened at 10:30 p.m. Friday in the 1200 block of Fitzwater Street.The teen was shot in the chest and pronounced dead at the hospital.The 12-year-old is listed
Multi-alarm fire burning at apartments in Norristown
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) --Firefighters are battling a major fire at an apartment complex in Norristown, Montgomery County.Officials tell Action News the fire started before 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Montgomery Mills Apartments in the 1000 block of Regatta Circle.Action News has received multiple repo
Police: Targeted Double Shooting Leaves 16-Year-Old Dead, 12-Year-Old Injured In South Philly
“As far as the shooters go, we saw one black male fleeing from the scene on foot and another male in a dark colored four-door vehicle that fled west on Fitzwater Street and at least 22 cartridge casings on the ground, so a lot of shots were fired,” said Philadelphia Police Captain Frank Palumbo.
Teenage boy fatally shot in South Philadelphia ID'd
A 12-year-old boy, said to be a friend of Walker's, was also hit.
Norristown Fire Breaks Out On Kelly Drive
NORRISTOWN, PA — A fire has broken out in the 7500 block of Kelly Drive in Norristown.@NBCPhiladelphiaapartment fire in norristown.pic.twitter.com/xOa6ye5X8h— Roger Harris (@rth1982)June 16, 2018BUILDING FIRE COMMERCIAL MONTGOMERY MILLS / 7500 KELLY DR NORRISTOWN— Norristown Fire Dept (@NorristownFi
Police: Woman, Children Robbed At Gunpoint Inside North Philadelphia Home
One of the suspects kept the victim and her children in the living room at gunpoint, while the second suspect ransacked the home, say police.
Two injured, one critical, after shooting in North Philadelphia
The second victim, a 27-year-old, was shot once. That victim was transported to Temple Hospital. He is listed in stable condition.
Two men stabbed, one critical, in West Philadelphia
Authorities say, after they arrived, they discovered two men stabbed. The first, a 25-year-old, had been stabbed once. The second victim had been stabbed twice.
Police: Woman Found Naked, Shot Dead In West Philadelphia
Officers found the body of a woman who appeared to be in her mid-20’s, nude, wearing only socks, with a gunshot wound to head around midnight Friday, near the intersection of 47th St. and Springfield Ave.
Bucks Co. Teen Killed In Crash The Day Before Her 17th Birthday
Abby Stauffer, 16, of Ottsville, was an 11th grade student at the Palisades School District. She was killed in a Bedminster Township crash on June 7.
Morning Briefing: Fatal heroin traded for PlayStation; Bail stays same for accused man in death of baby
A Colwyn man already serving state time for heroin distribution is now facing a charge of drug delivery resulting in death, a first-degree felony that carries a maximum 20 to 40 year sentence. In one instance he is believed to have swapped bags of heroin for a PlayStation, according to officials. Ra
'This was murder': Family of Philadelphia woman killed by police during alleged shoplifting spree at Deptford strip mall demands probe
SOCIAL MEDIALaShanda Anderson, 36, was shot and killed by police after she attempted to strike officers with her car after shoplifting at a Marshalls store in Deptford, authorities said. Delaware State Police released this photo of her last year, saying she was wanted in connection with thefts from
41 Shots Fired Into Crowd, Man Dead, Boy and 3 Others Hurt
A man was killed and four people, including a 5-year-old boy, were hurt after gunmen fired at least 41 shots into a crowd in North Philadelphia late Saturday night.