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Upper Darby man faces drug charges after raid on house

A dozen charges have been filed against Gregory Gayle, 33, as a result of a search warrant served on a home in the 100 block of Richfield Road early Aug. 3. The raid yielded $1,800 in cash, thousands more in cocaine and marijuana, two hand guns, ammunition, a safe and drug paraphernalia. Gayle is ch


2 men killed in separate Philly shootings

Around 11 a.m. in the 100 block of East Willard Street in Kensington, a 29-year-old man was shot in the chest. The victim, whose name was not immediately released, was taken to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 12:14 p.m.


Lower Pottsgrove police earn commendations for four incidents

From left, Lower Pottsgrove Police Chief Michael Foltz, Detecive Daniel Kienle, Officer Scott Burnick, the officers involved in foiling a May 7 mugging in the parking lot at Landis Supermarket, and township commissioners Earl Swavely Jr. and Ray Lopez.Evan Brandt — Digital First Media


Why Zhaire Smith's Injury Is Unlike Sixers Rookies' Before It

Somehow, a Sixers' first-round pick - whether their original pick or ones they traded for - has been hurt in each of the last six seasons. That just doesn't seem possible, but here we are.


Police seek missing Chester County teen

Coatesville >> Madison Anderson of Coatesville is missing, police say, but is still in contact with her parents.


Police: Man shot and killed in Philadelphia house

PHILADELPHIA >> Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead.WPVI-TV reports police responded to a Philadelphia home around 6 p.m. Tuesday. Police say officers found a man who had been shot in the head.The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.Police say three men were s


Teenage Girl Goes Missing In Chester County

WEST CHESTER, PA — A teenage girl has gone missing in Chester County, and police are asking for the public's help in tracking her down.


Cops seeks undies burglar in West Chester

On Sunday, July 29, police responded to the 500 Block of South Matlack Street and the 100 Block of East Nields Street for reported burglaries.


Mill Creek Road Closed Wednesday: Lower Merion Township

GLADWYNE, PA – A portion of Mill Creek Road in Gladwyne will be closed Wednesday due to a dangerous tree, according to Lower Merion Township.The road is closed between Rose Glen and River roads as crews work to remove the tree, the township said.Local traffic and emergency vehicles will not be able


Man accused of killing Penn student charged with a hate crime

The body of Blaze Bernstein, 19-year-old sophomore at the University of Pennsylvania, was found Tuesday, touching off a homicide investigation. (The Associated Press, file)


Decomposing Body Found In Basement Of Feltonville Home Identified As Missing New York Woman

A suspect in Tavera’s death is currently in custody in Virginia. Fairfax police stopped 38-year-old Luis Negron-Martinez, of Philadelphia, on July 30 for driving Tavera’s Acura SUV. Police say they also found he was in possession of a 9mm gun.


Teen pistol whipped, safes stolen in South Philly home invasion

Teen pistol whipped, safes stolen during violent South Philadelphia home invasion. Tamala Edwards reports during Action News at 5 a.m. on August 8, 2018.


Two police officers shot in Camden

Camden, NJ (WTXF)- Two police officers were shot on Broadway and Mt. Vernon Streets in Camden, New Jersey.


Body Found In Manayunk Canal Monday Night: Police

MANAYUNK, PHILADELPHIA – A woman's body was pulled from the Manayunk Canal in Manayunk Monday night, according to Philadelphia Police.Police said the body of a 52-year-old white woman was found at about 10:16 p.m. in the canal near Main and Lock streets.The death is believed to be the result of a su


Family Members Say Man Who Killed Daughter In Murder-Suicide Had Violent History, Bit Man's Ear Off In Bar Fight

Despite having a documented history of violence, and a restraining order against Kayden’s mother, Mancuso was still allowed visitation rights.


Wawa to open on Thursday in Caln

The Wawa, at the corner of Route 340 (Marshallton-Thorndale Road) and Business Route 30, is at 3710 Lincoln Highway. Officials had previously announced the tentative scheduled opening as the late spring, but it was changed to the summer. The 5,051 square feet store was built on property that had bee


Marple Newtown High School Is PA's 54th Best In New Ranking

BROOMALL, PA – Marple Newtown High School was ranked as the number 54 public high school in the state and the seventh best in Delaware County, according to a new analysis by data experts at Niche.com.


Police: Girl, 7, victim of murder-suicide in Manayunk

MANAYUNK (WPVI) --A seven-year-old girl and a 45-year-old man are dead after an apparent murder-suicide in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia.The discovery was made in a home in the 4500 block of Wilde Street on Monday morning.Police say the girl's stepfather found her in the living room with a ba


Body Found Sunday Was Missing Bronx Mother Of 5: Police

Police said the Medical Examiner's Office confirmed the body is that of Vianelba Tavera, 50, of the Bronx and determined the cause of death to be a gunshot wound to the head. The ME's office has ruled it a homicide.


Pa. girl, 7, killed by her dad amid 'custody battle'

Kayden Mancuso, age 7, was caught in the middle of a custody battle her father just wouldn't let go of. On Monday, it cost Kayden her life.