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Police: Body found in burned building died of cause unrelated to fire

The 24-year-old man whose body was found inside a burning building in Hummelstown died of a cause not related to the fire, Hummelstown police said late Friday afternoon. Police did not say what the cause of death was, but said the community is not in any danger. The identity of the man was being wit

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 22:08:46

Gunman who killed deputy U.S. marshal in Harrisburg was himself one arrest away from possible hard time

Court records obtained by PennLive Friday suggest one possible explanation for why Kevin Sturgis, who was shot and killed Thursday in a desperate gun battle with police, acted so rashly. After a lifetime of relatively short stints in jail, the 31-year-old charged with killing Deputy U.S. Marshal Chr

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-20 01:09:47

Inside the Harrisburg home where a gunman fatally shot deputy US marshal, wounded officers

Gunshots rousted residents out of bed in the 1800 block of Mulberry Street early Thursday and several of them peered outside to see what was going on. That's when they witnessed a life-or-death gun battle playing out in front of them between a wanted man and several police officers. The neighbors di

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 20:39:02

Suspect in fatal shooting of U.S. Deputy Marshal in Harrisburg identified

Law enforcement personnel stand near the scene of a shooting Thursday Jan. 18, 2018 in Harrisburg, Pa. The mayor of Harrisburg says a U.S. marshal is dead after being shot while serving an arrest warrant in the city. Mayor Eric Papenfuse says two other officers were wounded in the Thursday morning s

WITF.ORG - 2018-01-19 14:30:00

Harrisburg woman accused of making bomb threat to her employer

MECHANICSBURG - A 23-year-old Harrisburg woman is accused of making a bomb threat at the Upper Allen Township business she worked for on Tuesday. Yiset Elizabeth Witter, of the 200 block of Boas Street, has been charged with Threat to Use Weapons of Mass Destruction, Terroristic Threats, Harassment,

FOX43.COM - 2018-01-18 21:52:35

How routine arrest in Harrisburg spun into deadly firefight for US Marshal from York County

Police and firefighters converged on central Pennsylvania to honor Deputy US Marshal Christopher Hill. A gunman fatally shot Hill and wounded a second officer on Thursday as they served an arrest warrant in Harrisburg. The gunman was killed. It was a routine thing. Nine members of the U.S. Marsha

YDR.COM - 2018-01-19 23:21:30

An early morning shooting resulted in multiple police officers shot in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Multiple police officers were shot Thursday morning in Harrisburg, according to the Dauphin County district attorney, WGAL-TV reported. The shooting was reported about 6:30 a.m. in the area of a residential neighborhood. It was not immediately clear how badly the officers were woun

RARE - 2018-01-18 13:39:21

Harrisburg man convicted, immediately gets life prison sentence for murder

A 22-year-old Harrisburg man was sentenced to life in prison immediately after a Dauphin County jury convicted him of first-degree murder. That verdict came after the jurors deliberated about three hours on the case against Mitchell Nazario. Prosecutors Johnny Baer and Jack Canavan sought the first-

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-18 22:11:38

Police seeking Cadillac involved in fatal crash; family offering reward for information

Police are looking for a Cadillac that was involved in a fatal crash earlier this month, and the bereaved family is offering a reward. The Cadillac was traveling eastbound on I-64 on Jan. 5 when it attempted to pass a Toyota Avalon in the left lane at what police called a high rate of speed. The acc

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 01:09:00

MVPD investigates shots fired call

MT. VERNON - Mt. Vernon Police Department responded early Friday to a report of shots fired at the intersection of Peach Street and South 34th Street. The initial call came in at 12:28 a.m. Witnesses reportedly heard several shots and saw a muzzle flash, and two vehicles were seen leaving the area,

REGISTER-NEWS - 2018-01-19 20:38:00

Man suspected of killing Jamyla Bolden pleads guilty, sentenced - KMOV.com

FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) - De'Eris Brown pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting death of Jamyla Bolden. The 9-year-old was doing her homework while seated on a bed in the 9200 block of Ellison when she was fatally shot around 9:30 p.m. on August 18, 2015. According to police, the bul

KMOV - 2018-01-19 17:04:00

Man pleads guilty in death of 9-year-old Ferguson girl

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - The man accused of fatally shooting a 9-year-old Ferguson girl in 2015 has been sentenced to 22 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and other charges. De'Eris Brown entered the plea Friday, three days before his trial was scheduled to begin. Jamyla Bolde

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:02:38

3 sentenced on firearms charges

Three area men have been sentenced to federal prison on separate firearm offenses. Leon Johnson, 28 and Dakota L. Childs, 26, both of Granite City, were each sentenced to 37 months, according to a news release from U.S. State's Attorney Donald S. Boyce. Johnson was convicted of one count of felon in

THEINTELLIGENCER.COM - 2018-01-19 15:07:47

Suspect in alleged armed burglary, kidnapping barricades self in car after police chase

A large number of police officers surrounded a car in Brooklyn on Wednesday night after a suspect in an alleged armed burglary and kidnapping barricaded himself in a car at the end of a police chase, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The pursuit started in St. Louis at about 8 p.m., but it c


Three cars collide on Illinois 159

Three cars were involved in a crash on Illinois 159 on Friday evening, but no one was injured. At least two fire engines responded to the crash, which occurred on Illinois 159 near Target and Rural King. Swansea Fire Department confirmed that three vehicles had collided, but were not aware of any in

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 05:36:00

Man held on $5 million bond for allegedly trafficking meth, other drugs

EDWARDSVILLE - A Troy man is being held in lieu of $5 million cash and a female associate is being held in lieu of $3 million after authorities found large amounts of drugs and guns in the man's house, and drugs and a gun in a car the woman was driving. Rico Hogan, 59, of the 300 block of Cobblesto

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-18 19:09:57

Woman seriously hurt in Kingsbury crash

KINGSBURY -- A Fort Edward woman was seriously hurt and another woman hospitalized after a crash on Burgoyne Avenue on Thursday night, police said. Police said Connie Barrows, 54, of Fort Edward, was taken to Albany Medical Center via helicopter after a car in which she was a passenger rear-ended a

POST-STAR - 2018-01-19 10:42:00

Man charged in deadly Schenectady fire pleaded guilty - a week ago

Man charged in deadly Schenectady fire pleaded guilty - a week ago SCHENECTADY - Jason Sacks, a building manager accused of failing to make sure the fire alarm system and the fire doors worked in a Jay Street apartment building where four people died in a fire almost three years ago, quietly pleaded

TIMES UNION - 2018-01-19 12:53:40

Sheriff: Jailed Queensbury man posseses contraband

QUEENSBURY - A man incarcerated in the Warren County jail was allegedly found to be in possession of concentrated cannibis, Warren County Sheriff's Office said. On Saturday, Andrew M. Jabot, 26, of Queensbury was charged with promoting prison contraband, a felony. In July, Jabot was charged in with


Woman charged with illegally possessing painkillers

QUEENSBURY - A New York City woman has been indicted on charges that accuse her of illegally possessing more than a half-ounce of prescription opiod painkillers. Regina T. Gavin, 37, of Staten Island, was arrested after an Aug. 12 traffic stop on Route 149 in Queensbury, police said. Warren County s

POST-STAR - 2018-01-19 13:34:00