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Identity Theft, Forgery Suspect Wanted By West Whiteland Police

WEST WHITELAND TOWNSHIP, PA – Police in West Whiteland Township are looking for a man wanted for forgery and identity theft.Leon O. Beckett, 34, is wanted for forgery and identity theft by police.Beckett's possible location is listed as Coatesville.He is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighin

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Rose Tree Park FREE Summer Concerts FIRST WEEK, 2018

Rose Tree Park FREE Summer Concerts FIRST WEEK, Media, PA - June 13-17,2018

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NAACP calls for state probe of deadly Deptford strip mall shooting

In a statement, the civil rights group said Deptford police and the county prosecutor’s office should cede its inquiry into the death of LaShanda Anderson, saying an investigation by state prosecutors would “dispel any suspicions” of a possible cover-up. It said an independent probe was needed to e

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Police: Woman Found Naked, Shot Dead In West Philadelphia

Officers found the body of a woman who appeared to be in her mid-20’s, nude, wearing only socks, with a gunshot wound to head around midnight Friday, near the intersection of 47th St. and Springfield Ave.

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Gunshots fired during Walmart robbery near New Castle

It was just after midnight when a masked man entered the business, brandished his firearm and confronted an employee at the cash register, police said. He fired the gun at the ceiling during the robbery, according to police.

DELAWARE ONLINE

Multi-Vehicle Crash Closes I-95 in Bucks County

The crash snarled northbound traffic approaching Trenton Road in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, around noon, Bucks County dispatchers said. It appeared at least one vehicle went off the highway and onto the grassy shoulder.

NBC PHILADELPHIA

Pa. Supreme Court Won't Remove Judge From Meek Mill's Case

Pennsylvania's highest court won't remove a judge from Meek Mill'slong-running criminal case, but one justice says the rapper can raise the issue again after a hearing next week.Three judgesdenied Mill's requestTuesday to replace Philadelphia Judge Genece Brinkley, andthree supported it.The rapper's

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Delco Man Sold Deadly Fentanyl-Laced Heroin That Killed One: DA

MEDIA, PA – A Colwyn Borough man is facing numerous charges related to a deadly batch of fentanyl-laced heroin that left a 28-year-old Chester man dead in April 2017, according to the Delaware County District Attorney's Office.

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Man accused of trading fentanyl-laced heroin for a PlayStation arrested

Raheem Harper, 28, of Colwyn, faces 69 years behind bars if convicted.

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized Following Double Stabbing In Olney

Follow CBSPHILLY|PHILADELPHIA (CBS)— Police are investigating a fatal double stabbing in the Olney section of Philadelphia on Monday night.Police say they responded to the incident on the 5200 block of North 7th Street, just after 10:30 p.m.Police say they found two people suffering from stab wounds

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Deneisha Wright found guilty in murder of Charles May

A New Castle County jury found Deneisha Wright, 28, guilty of first-degree murder, attempted robbery and weapons charges last week.

DELAWARE ONLINE

Officer Kills Woman Accused of Trying to Run Him Over

When police arrived they spotted three suspects later identified as Raoul Gadson of Philadelphia, LaShanda Anderson, 36, of Philadelphia and Chanel Barnes, 27, of Philadelphia.

NBC PHILADELPHIA

Police fatally shoot shoplifting suspect as she drives car at them

Two officers were called to the Marshalls, in a strip mall at 1800 Clements Bridge Road, at about 3:40 p.m., to respond to a report that a woman and two women were shoplifting there. A security guard in the store had recognized one of the suspects from a state police bulletin about an organized ret

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Cop who killed shoplifting suspect told he could face a killer

So when a car sped through the store's parking lot, allegedly toward a 17-year veteran sergeant, he fired three shots into the vehicle, killing 36-year-old LaShanda Anderson. Another suspect was arrested and a third remains on the loose.

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Rock Hill Road In Bala Cynwyd Closing Nightly This Week

BALA CYNWYD, PA – Overnight lane closures are scheduled this week on Rock Hill Road in Bala Cynwyd for high-friction resurfacing operations, PennDOT said.

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Woman killed in Deptford police shooting

DEPTFORD - A police officer fatally shot a suspected shoplifter as she drove her SUV toward two officers outside a township store, hitting one with her open door on Saturday afternoon, authorities say.

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Man Robs Delaware Home Depot, Police Say

The man, who officers say took landscaping power tools from a display and then exited the store without paying, fled the store after he was approached by an employee, according to investigators. When approached, the man allegedly told the employee that he had a knife and to stay away from him. The e

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Woman Tried To Burn American Flag At Philly Pride Parade: Cops

PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Police said an 18-year-old New Jersey woman tried to set an American flag ablaze during Philadelphia's Pride Parade on Sunday, June 10, and she now faces charges in connection with the incident.

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Shoplifting call ends with woman shot, killed by cop in Marshalls parking lot

LaSahanda Anderson, 36, was speeding toward police in a Nissan Armanda when an officer shot and killed the Philadelphia resident in self-defense, according to the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office.

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Man shot 6 times in the chest at night club in North Philadelphia

Police found three persons of interest from the club and brought them to the central detective’s office for further questioning. The three persons of interest, two men and one woman, have not been charged with anything connected to the shooting.

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