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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.

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2018-06-17 22:26:16

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

PATCH - 2018-06-17 18:43:37

Teenager, man shot and killed in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) --A 15-year-old girl and 35-year-old man were shot and killed in Wilmington early Sunday morning.Police were called at 1:27 a.m. to the unit block of Lloyd Street for the report of a shooting.Arriving officers found an injured teenager inside a vehicle. The 35-year-old was lo

6ABC.COM - 2018-06-17 15:16:25

Police: Two, Including 15-Year-Old Girl, Found Shot Dead In Wilmington

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) —Two people, including a 15-year-old girl, have been found shot to death in Wilmington, Delaware.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-17 09:38:13

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.

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-06-17 17:12:00

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

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-17 14:56:26

Community members celebrate Juneteenth in Chester

On June 19, 1865, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, Gen. Gordon Granger led some Union soldiers to Galveston, Texas, to read an order stating that all slaves were free.

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2018-06-17 00:48:08

Abington Township police briefs: Week of June 17

DUI >> Ryan M. Bailey, 27, of Rolling Hill Road, Elkins Park, was charged with driving under the influence and a traffic signal violation following a stop April 29 at Susquehanna and Easton roads, police said.THEFT >> Dale Brown, 18, of Gardenia Street, Philadelphia, was charged with theft, receivin

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2018-06-17 07:30:00

Delaware woman running across highway fatally struck by car

Information from: The News Journal of Wilmington, Del., http://www.delawareonline.com

WMDT.COM - 2018-06-16 18:15:59

MISSING: 14-year-old girl from East Camden

CAMDEN, N.J. (WTXF)- Police are asking for the public's help locating a missing 14-year-old girl from East Camden, N.J.

FOX29.COM - 2018-06-16 16:00:00

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

6ABC.COM - 2018-06-16 11:33:02

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.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-16 07:51:36

Woman shot on Chester street

According to a release issued by city Police Capt. James Chubb, it was shortly before 5 p.m. Wednesday when city police officers received a call to respond to the area of the 2600 block of Swarts Street, in the city’s Highland Gardens section. Arriving officers saw a woman, later identified as O’Don


Man, teen shot in Upper Darby, Pa.

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (WPVI) --A man and a teenage boy are recovering from bullet wounds after a shooting in Upper Darby, Delaware County.It happened just before 12 a.m. Saturday at the Good Luck take-out restaurant in the 700 block of Garrett Road.The injured man was taken to Penn Presbyterian Medical C

6ABC.COM - 2018-06-16 11:35:33

Chester County Democrats, Republicans elect leaders

The previous day, county Republicans returned Chairman Val DiGiorgio to the leadership position he has held since 2011. Digiorgio, an attorney in private practice with the Malvern firm of Stradley Ronon who lives in West Whiteland, also serves as chairman of the state Republican Committee.

MERCURY - 2018-06-16 22:44:27

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.


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.


Police: Deadly Overturned Truck Accident Leaves 1 Dead In Camden

Follow CBSPHILLY|PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —A deadly accident is under investigation in Camden County.Police: Targeted Double Shooting Leaves 16-Year-Old Dead, 12-Year-Old Injured In South PhillyWaterford Township Police rushed to the scene at Chew Road and Sandy Causeway just before midnight, where they f

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-16 12:39:40

Wilmington woman facing life in prison after being found guilty of robbery-turned-murder

According to the DOJ, Deneisha Wright was found guilty of walking up to a truck in which 66-year-old Charles May was sitting in January 2017, and attempting to rob him at gunpoint of pills and money, then shooting him twice when he resisted.


Police use Facebook to find a burglary suspect in Wilmington, Del.

With the help from the New Castle County Facebook and Twitter followers, the detectives were able to locate the vehicle and apprehend the driver, 37-year-old Mitchell Hubis on Thursday.