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DA: Eagles DE Michael Bennett pushed 66-year-old paraplegic woman

The Philadelphia Eagles' newly acquired defensive end, Michael Bennett, has been indicted by a grand jury in Texas for allegedly pushing a 66-year-old paraplegic woman following Super Bowl LI in February 2017. According to the Harris County district attorney's office, Bennett - who was a member of t

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-23 18:22:34

Wilmington man who stabbed girlfriend to death, left body at top of Canby Park slide, gets life in prison

A Wilmington man will spend the rest of his life in prison after being convicted in Superior Court of stabbing his girlfriend to death at a Canby Park playground in 2015. According to the Delaware Department of Justice, 37-year-old Gary Perkins was sentenced to life in prison plus 36 years for the

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-03-23 19:34:00

Violent drug trafficking ring busted, Berks County officials say

A violent drug trafficking ring was busted in Berks County, according to the district attorney. Fifteen people were arrested Wednesday as part of "Operation Shattered," including Jesus Feliciano-Trinidad, 29, the man accused of leading the organization. Police are still looking for five other people

WGAL - 2018-03-22 17:15:00

Coatesville police to host 'virtual ride-along' Friday night

COATESVILLE >> The City of Coatesville Police Department has scheduled a 'virtual ride-along' for this evening. Sergeants Steven Smith and Rodger Ollis will utilize Facebook and Twitter to post and tweet all non-sensitive activities and incidents that patrol officers encounter from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2018-03-22 04:00:00

Suspect in Chester hit-and-run that killed father of 2 surrenders

The suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed a father of two in Chester back in December has surrendered to authorities. 46-year-old Tia Jones of New Castle, Delaware, arrived at the Pennsylvania State Police barracks in Media on Thursday morning. Jones faces multiple charges in the death of 46-ye

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-22 14:32:15

Strasburg man to serve up to 14 years in prison for robbing Turkey Hill in Lancaster City

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.- A Strasburg man will serve up to 14 years in prison after robbing a Turkey Hill last year in Lancaster City. Aurelio Lopez, 44, recently pleaded guilty in court to felony robbery charges. In exchange for his plea, Lopez will serve between 7 and 14 years in prison. On July 9, 2

FOX43.COM - 2018-03-23 13:51:57

VIDEO | Memories come flowing back as Toys R Us begins liquidation sale

Shoppers were lined up well before opening time Friday at Toys R Us near Christiana, but it was not Black Friday. It was the start of a liquidation sale, and many shoppers had mixed feelings about losing the retailer they remember as Toys R Us kids. "I came here a lot as a kid. It was a really magic

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-03-23 18:25:00

Man shot this afternoon walks into area hospital

BALTIMORE (WMAR) - A man walked into an area hospital Wednesday, with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Baltimore Police responded at 1:46 p.m, and located the 20-year-old victim. Detectives are working to determine where the incident occurred. The victim is uncooperative at this time. Anyone with in

ABC2 NEWS - 2018-03-21 22:23:51

One person killed in Pa. motel fire

At least one person was killed in an overnight fire at a motel in Morgantown, Berks County. WGAL reports the fire happened just after midnight at the USA Inn and Suites, just off the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The fire drew crews from Lancaster and Chester counties. It was not made immediately clear wha

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-03-22 11:38:32

UPDATE: Coroner identifies man killed in hotel fire

Updated: 6:12 AM EDT Mar 22, 2018 The Berks County Coroner's Office has identified a man who was killed overnight in a fire near Morgantown. The victim is David Duckinfield, 55. He had been staying at the USA Inn and Suites since last week. Caenarvon Township Police and a State Police Fire Marshal

WGAL - 2018-03-22 10:12:00

Authorities: No foul play in death of St. Joe's student in Bermuda

Authorities in Bermuda say there is no foul play in the death of a St. Joseph's University student. Mark Dombroski, 19, died after a fall, the medical examiner has ruled. His death was described as a "tragic accident." Dombroski's body was found at the base of a colonial-era fort in a park on the is

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-22 19:20:19

Delaware Woman Charged In Hit-And-Run That Left Chester Man Dead

MEDIA, Pa. (CBS) - Pennsylvania State Police have charged a New Castle, Delaware woman with a fatal hit-and-run on the Highland Avenue on-ramp to I-95 in Chester last December. Two citizen tips led investigators to 46-year-old Tia Jones, who told them she met 46-year-old Ronald Williams at a bar dur

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-22 18:01:37

Driver killed in Route 273 crash, second in two days

RISING SUN - A driver was killed in a Tuesday evening crash on Route 273, the second fatal accident to strike that highway in two days. Just before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, troopers from the Maryland State Police North East Barrack responded to the area of the 1000 block of Telegraph Road in Rising Sun fo


Arson attempt at Mexican restaurant in Wilmington, Delaware

Police say someone tried to torch a Mexican restaurant in Wilmington, Delaware. Officers found the shattered remnants of a Molotov cocktail outside the San Marcos Restaurant on Kirkwood Highway around 12 a.m. Wednesday. They say someone threw a bottle filled with some kind of accelerant at the front


Disregarded traffic light in Newark leads to drug, gun charges for New Castle pair

A traffic stop led police to recover a loaded 9mm handgun and a number of drugs and drug-related paraphernalia, Newark Police announced Wednesday. According to authorities, Malcolm and Isaiah Cheeks, 21 and 22 respectively, both of New Castle, were pulled over in the area of South Main Street after


Berks County snow totals: How much have you seen?

How much snow you get from our spring snowstorm depends on where you are. And once again, Huffs Church in eastern Berks County is leading the pack in terms of accumulation. As of 10:30 a.m, the elevated area of Hereford Township received 5.8 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service.


Here's How Much You Need To Earn To Live In Chester County

Chester County is one of the priciest places to live in Pennsylvania, according to the Economic Policy Institute. The organization recently released its 2018 family budget calculator that estimates how costly it is to live in each of America's 3,142 counties and 611 metro areas. The group estimates


Newark high freshman charged with making online threats of school shooting

A 17-year-old Newark High School freshman has been charged with making threat online about a shooting at the school, police said. The girl, who was not named by Newark Police, has been charged with misdemeanor terroristic threatening. "She was released on $500 unsecured bond to appear in New Castl


2 charged with supplying fatal batch of fentanyl, heroin to Manheim man

Two people are charged with supplying heroin laced with fentanyl that led to a Manheim man's overdose death in December, according to the Lancaster County district attorney's office. Justina L. Heisey, 56, and Justin D. Zelek, 23, are charged with felonies of drug delivery resulting in death, crimin


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

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