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Dad of teen killed in Chester Co. road rage shooting: All I have left of Bianca is my memories
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- In a victim impact statement, the father of Bianca Roberson, the teenager who was killed during a road rage incident in Chester County last year, remembered his daughter as being generous and hardworking, and asked why did the man who pleaded guilty to shooting her fire t
Delaware targeted by emailed bomb threats
A number of businesses in Dover and at least in Kent and Sussex counties were the targets of emailed bomb threats Thursday. The FBI has said none of the emailed threats should be considered credible.
Taxes going down in Delaware County
MEDIA, Pa. (WPVI) -- Taxes are going down for Delaware County residents. Council unanimously approved a $355-million budget that will maintain services while lowering property taxes.
2 Women Bring Drugs To Delco Prison On Same Day: DA
MEDIA, PA – Two women brought drugs to the Delaware County prison for two inmates on the same day in unrelated incidents, according to Delaware County District Attorney's office.
Wrongfully imprisoned Delaware man free nearly 4 decades later
A man convicted of rape in 1980 was released from a Delaware prison Thursday. Nearly 40 years later, prosecutors dropped the case after federal officials concluded earlier this year that FBI testimony about evidence in the case was invalid.
Taxes Lowered In Delaware County's 2019 Budget
DELAWARE COUNTY, PA – The Delaware County Council approved the county's 2019 budget and taxes are set to go down. The 2019 budget, standing at $354.9 million, has a more than 2.5 percent tax decrease and reduces the county's expenses by several million dollars.
20- to 40-year sentence in Chester County road-rage killing
A Delaware County man will spend at least the next 20 years in prison for fatally shooting a teenager over a merger on a Chester County highway. David Desper, 29, pleaded guilty in September to third-degree murder, a lesser offense than the first-degree murder charge he faced after turning himself i
Delaware County flooding victims can apply for SBA damage aid
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (WPVI) -- In August, damaging flash flooding left parts of Delaware County underwater. Starting Thursday, victims are able to begin applying for money from the Small Business Administration to help cover the cost of repairs.
Delaware State Police investigate emailed bomb threats throughout the state
Delaware State Police say they, like police departments nationwide, are investigating a string of emailed bomb threats reported throughout the state. The emails appear to be part of an electronic hoax. There have been no reports of actual explosive devices, but the threats alone have forced many pol
Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying
WILMINGTON, DE (RNN) - A boy with the last name of “Trump” will now be using his father’s last name at school due to bullying from other students, as his parents work to get his name legally changed.
Man Who Killed Teen In Road Rage Shooting In Chester County To Be Sentenced Today
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS/AP) – A man who pleaded guilty to shooting a recent high school graduate during a road rage incident in Chester County is expected to be sentenced Thursday.
Arrest made in Stanton double murder of man and pregnant woman
A 38-year-old man was extradited back to Delaware Tuesday and charged with the May double homicide of a Wilmington couple. Walter T. Lolley, of New Castle County, was arrested in September by Georgia law enforcement, said Master Cpl. Michel Eckerd of New Castle County Police.
Delaware family's Christmas light show bigger than ever with 6,000 LED lights
The Mussers' house outside Bear is surprisingly easy to find, especially at night after the sun has gone down. With the rest of the neighborhood cast in shadow, it stands out like a bright shining beacon of Christmas cheer. More than 6,000 LED bulbs bathe the street in red, blue, yellow and green, w
Boy dumps Trump name over bullying at Delaware school
WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) -- A student at a Delaware school will be going by a different name in class after relentless bullying. The situation had the parents reaching out to Action News for help, saying their son's bullying wasn't being addressed by the Brandywine School District.
Dump truck crash kills 2 in Chester County
Two people were killed and three others were injured Wednesday when a dump truck crushed a passenger vehicle in a crash on a highway ramp in Chester County. An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the deadly collision, which happened about 10 a.m. on the ramp from southbound U.S. Rout
Feds charge Dover man with deaths of 2 people who died from fentanyl overdoses
A Dover man has been federally charged with distributing fentanyl that led to the deaths of two people within five days in January 2017. The U.S. Attorney's Office announced the charges late Wednesday against Quaheem Hall, who was charged by superseding indictment on Dec. 4, according to U.S. Attorn
Delaware County Family Pays Tribute To Eagles’ ‘Philly Special’ Super Bowl Play On Christmas Tree
SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (CBS) — A Delaware County family paid tribute to an iconic Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl play on their Christmas tree. The Gorman family, of Springfield, decorated their tree with ornaments that matched the “Philly Special” play where quarterback Nick Foles caught a touchdown pass
New York contractor convicted of hiring Delaware hit men for killing
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - A Schenectady contractor has been convicted of first-degree murder in a scheme to kill a man for life insurance money. A jury convicted 54-year-old Tarchand Lall on Wednesday for hiring hit men from Delaware to kill Charles Dembrosky, who did construction work for him. Dembrosky
Delaware County shop inspires fond memories for generations of train enthusiasts
BROOMALL, Pa. (WPVI) -- This time of year can be very nostalgic. The sights, the smells, the traditions - and in one Broomall mom-and-pop shop, it's the sounds that bring about fond memories.
Caretaker stole $120,000 from 73-year-old woman in Drexel Hill, police say
DREXEL HILL, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police are looking for a caretaker who is accused of taking advantage of her client by using her as her own personal ATM. Megan Kelleher, 32, allegedly performed 700 transactions and stole $120,000 from a 73-year-old woman.