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Bensalem Man Arrested For Stealing Allergy Medications: Police

A Bensalem man who authorities say stole nearly $200 worth of over-the-counter medications from a Bucks County grocery store is now in custody. Samuel Tyreas Thomas Jr. was arrested in Delaware County on March 13 and held due to a warrant from Newtown Township Police Department in connection with a

PATCH - 2018-03-19 16:49:43

21-year-old man struck, killed while walking on I-295

A 21-year-old Willingboro man was struck and killed by a car while walking on I-295 Sunday night in Gloucester County, police said. Awwal Reid's car was found nearby, but it is unclear why he was walking on the northbound lanes of the busy highway at 9 p.m. when he was struck by a car being driven b

NJ.COM - 2018-03-19 15:50:51

One dead, two injured after shooting in West Philadelphia, police say

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Three people are shot and one of those is dead in West Philadelphia late Sunday afternoon, according to Philadelphia police. The call came a little after 4:15 p.m. March 18. After police arrived to the scene at 52nd and Market Streets, they discovered one 42-year-old man a

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-19 00:38:00

Family IDs woman killed in West Philadelphia shooting

Police said a woman is dead and two others are injured following a shooting in West Philadelphia Sunday. The victim's family identifies the woman as 23-year-old Dominique Ogelsby. It happened just before 4:30 p.m. near 52nd and Market streets. Police said that's when shots rang out, hitting the thre

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-18 21:50:42

Lane Closures Planned This Week On I-95 In Bensalem

Overnight lane closures are planned this week on southbound I-95 in Bucks County for resurfacing operations, PennDOT announced. The lane closures are planned between the Route 413 and Route 132 interchanges on Monday, March 19, through Friday, March 23, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. The closures required as

PATCH - 2018-03-19 17:36:06

Execution notice signed for convicted Bristol Township murderer

While the PA Department of Corrections signed a Notice of Execution for Marcel Johnson, a signature from Gov. Wolf is still required before the sentence is carried out. Pennsylvania has not executed an inmate since 1995. A Bristol Township man convicted of killing a 4-year-old girl and her pregnant


Penn State student killed, her father and grandfather shot during West Philly bar fight

In anticipation of Teacher Appreciation Week, Dominique Oglesby took to her Facebook account last May to praise Steve Marchion, her English instructor at Robert E. Lamberton High School in Overbrook Park. "Man, I had never been pushed or challenged the way he challenged me," wrote Oglesby, who had g

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-03-19 17:38:00

'2-Wave' Storm Could Now Mean 6 Inches Of Snow For Philly Area

Will winter go out with a bang? Forecasters are predicting a "two-wave" storm this week, which could leave six inches of snow behind. Will winter go out with a bang? Forecasters are predicting a "two-wave" storm this week, which could leave six inches of snow behind across the Philadelphia region. T

PATCH - 2018-03-19 14:12:54

Schuylkill woman dies of crash injuries

A Schuylkill County woman, seriously injured in a crash in Lehigh County almost a year ago, has died. Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim said Caitlin McGarry, 23, of Schuylkill Haven died on Saturday about noon at the Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, Bethlehem. An autopsy was scheduled for this morni

TIMES NEWS - 2018-03-19 12:21:00

Overnight Lane Closures Expected On I-95 As Part Of Resurfacing Project

Intermittent overnight lane closures should be expected this week on southbound I-95 through the area. PennDOT officials said the overnight lane closures are scheduled from 11 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday through Friday. The intermittent closures are set to take place between the Bristol Exit and Street

LEVITTOWNNOW.COM - 2018-03-19 13:12:51

Woman, 23, shot and killed during bar fight in West Philly; 2 others injured

Police are investigating after a 23-year-old woman was shot and killed during a bar fight in West Philadelphia. WEST PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Police are investigating after a 23-year-old woman was shot and killed during a bar fight in West Philadelphia. Officers responded to Galaxy West Bar & Grill at

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-19 14:17:00

One Ticket Sold in Pennsylvania Wins $456.7M Powerball Jackpot

Under Pennsylvania law, lottery winners may not remain anonymousPublished at 1:45 AM EDT on Mar 18, 2018 | Updated at 2:10 AM EDT on Mar 18, 2018 NBC10 Philadelphia Somewhere in Pennsylvania, a life -- probably several lives -- just changed, 456.7 million times over. A single winning Powerball jackp


Philadelphia Week Ahead Weather: Snow Early, Then Mild Temps

Today, mostly cloudy starting this afternoon. Tuesday March 20 Snow (2-4 in.) throughout the day. High 40, low 33. Chance of precipitation: 85%. Wind 12 mph from the NEWednesday March 21 Snow (< 1 in.) in the morning. High 44, low 30. Chance of precipitation: 62%. Wind 11 mph from the NNEThursday M

PATCH - 2018-03-19 13:30:00

Police arrest 2 men in drug dealing investigation, seize drugs, cash and ammo

Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: DELAWARE CRIME 29-year-old man shot in Wilmington | 0:32 Police say the victim of a shooting on Vandever Avenue early Tuesday is in stable condition. He had been shot in the thigh. William Bretzger/The News Journal 1 of 14 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: D


Snowfall Predictions Released For Next PA Nor'easter

Forecasters with the National Weather Service have released snowfall predictions for a storm expected to impact the area from late Monday night into Tuesday. According to predictions made by that agency, the Philadelphia area could see up to three inches of snow. Forecasters say they're watching ano

PATCH - 2018-03-18 19:38:08

Shooting in North Philadelphia leaves man in critical condition

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Police in North Philadelphia are investigating a shooting that left a man in critical condition. According to investigators, police responded to a call a little after 8 p.m. March 17 at 17th and Indiana. Upon arrival, police say, they discovered a 21-year-old male shot thr


5 injured in Southwest Philadelphia crash

Five people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Southwest Philadelphia. It happened shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday at 26th Street and Passyunk Avenue. Police say a car came off I-76 without stopping and slammed into a minivan that had five people in it. Two people were taken to Penn Presbyterian Med

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-18 12:54:51

Police still searching for missing Bensalem man

Jason Hoffman has been missing since January and police are asking for help as the search continues. BENSALEM - Bensalem police are once again asking the public's help in locating a missing man. Jason Hoffman, 45, was reported missing by his family on Jan. 13. Police say he was expected to travel to


Abington Township police briefs: Week of March 18

ion following a traffic stop Jan. 14 in the 100 block of Edge Hill Road, police said. PEDDLING >> Robert Brown, 21, of Westville, N.J., was cited for peddling without a permit at 7:43 p.m. Feb. 7 in the 1200 block of Thomson Road, police said. DUI >> John Mair, 47, of North Main Street, Trumbauersvi


Police: Man, 20, injured in West Philadelphia shooting

WEST PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times in West Philadelphia overnight. Philadelphia police were called to Ludlow Street early Sunday morning. Early Sunday morning, officers responded to Ludlow Street, where they found a 20-year-old man suffering from

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-18 17:20:00