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Woman, 51, gunned down on front porch in West Philadelphia

WEST PHILADELPHIA (WTXF)- A murder investigation is underway in West Philadelphia after a woman was shot and killed on the front porch of her mother’s home.Police say the 51-year-old victim was walking out of the front door of the home near 59th and Master Streets around 3 a.m. Thursday morning whe

FOX29.COM - 2018-08-16 11:43:00

5 people shot during Walmart ‘checkout rage’ before suspect crashes into parked police cruiser

CHELTENHAM, Pa. — Five people were wounded by gunfire inside a Cheltenham Walmart on Tuesday night when a man arguing with another customer grabbed a gun and fired at least 10 shots throughout the store, according to police.

LEOAFFAIRS.COM - 2018-08-15 12:56:27

2 Bucks Co. Hospitals Ranked Among PA's Best By U.S. News

St. Mary Medical Center shared a four-way tie for 19th place in the state. It shared the spot with The Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Jefferson Hospital in Jefferson Hills, and Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 17:36:37

Man Killed In Hamilton Township Shooting Overnight: Police

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ — A Trenton man was shot while driving in Hamilton Township Tuesday night, according to authorities. Police found 28-year-old Matthew J. Dukes in his car after he had apparently been shot in the chest while driving in the Society Hill housing complex.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 14:53:20

Face tattoos unfairly identified suspect, so court overturns his conviction

The witness did not pick Perry out of the grouping, known as a photo array, and which usually include similar-looking mugshots.

NJ.COM - 2018-08-15 07:15:00

Sources: One person shot at Cheltenham Township Walmart

Cheltenham, Pa. (WTXF)- Police sources say one person has been shot at the Walmart on 1000 S. Easton Rd in Cheltenham Township.The incident was reported around 6 p.m. Tuesday.There's a large police presence in the area.This is a developing story, please stay with FOX 29 for updates.

FOX29.COM - 2018-08-14 23:35:00

Trenton man shot dead while driving in Hamilton

Dukes, 28, who lived on Edgewood Avenue in Trenton, died about 90 minutes later at a Trenton hospital. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to his chest, the prosecutor's office said.

NJ.COM - 2018-08-15 12:15:00

Montgomery County nursing home residents transported to other locations after air conditioner fire

More than 100 residents at a nursing-care facility in Montgomery County were evacuated after a small fire broke out in the building late Wednesday, according to officials.Huntingdon Valley Fire Co. responded to a fire alarm at ManorCare Health Services in Lower Moreland around 9:15 p.m. and extingui

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-08-16 09:01:00

Crash Closes Portion Of Street Road In Warrington

According to police, a box truck was traveling east on Street Road in the area of Elbow Lane when it struck a PECO Utility pole around 11:15 a.m. Wednesday. Expect the road in the area of Elbow Lane (map below) to be closed in both directions for "an extended period of time," police said.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 16:07:32

Man dies after shooting in Hamilton Township, Mercer Co.

HAMILTON TWP., N.J. (WPVI) --A 28-year-man has died after gunfire erupted in Mercer County, New Jersey.It happened shortly after 11 p.m. Tuesday at Cypress Lane and Bordeaux Drive in Hamilton Township.Police say Matthew J. Dukes was shot while driving his car. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds to

6ABC.COM - 2018-08-15 10:09:03

Police: Multiple people injured in Cheltenham Walmart shooting

According to officials, at least five people were injured in this incident, with four suffering gunshot wounds.

6ABC.COM - 2018-08-14 22:20:12

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Proposed In Newtown Borough

As the name indicates, the dispensary is proposed for 31 S. State Street, theNewtown Advancereports. That is the site of the former Boccaccio Restaurant.

PATCH - 2018-08-14 16:56:19

Police: Driver Dies After Being Shot Multiple Times In Hamilton Township

Police say they found the victim, 28-year-old Matthew Dukes, inside his vehicle near Cypress Lane and Chambers Court,

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-15 13:06:15

Police: Suspect In Custody Following Reported Shooting At Walmart

Follow CBSPHILLY|CHELTENHAM, Pa. (CBS)— Authorities say a suspect has been arrested after crashing into a Philadelphia Police vehicle following a reported shooting at a Walmart in Cheltenham on Tuesday evening.Police were called to the scene at 1000 Easton Road shortly after 6 p.m.(credit: CBS3)It’s

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-14 18:43:46

Drug Investigation Leads To Detectives Executing Search Warrant In Bristol - LevittownNow.com

Police said they found a black backpack in the home and located a large sealable bag that contained suspected meth. There was also a large sealed bag that also contained meth, a small jar containing suspected marijuana, and a small bag containing suspected heroin with fentanyl.

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Murphy signs law expanding public-private partnerships | Video | NJTV News

“The 190 flooded homes inLittle Falls, 210 in Woodland Park, just to pick those two communities,” Murphy said.

NJTVONLINE.ORG - 2018-08-14 23:00:00

Person struck by N.J. Transit train on River Line in Burlington Co.

BEVERLY, N.J. (WPVI) --A person was struck by a New Jersey Transit train in Burlington County.It happened just after 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Beverly/Edewater Park River Line light rail station.N.J. Transit says the River Line is suspended in both directions between the Burlington South and Delanco

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2 Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Proposed In Doylestown

According to the most recent data from the state, more than 52,000 patients in Pennsylvania have registered to participate in the medical marijuana program. Of those, more than 30,000 have received their identification cards and are able to visit a dispensary to purchase medical marijuana, informati

PATCH - 2018-08-14 17:52:37

Daytime Closure Planned On ​Stoney Hill Road In Solebury

Stoney Hill Road in Solebury Township is scheduled to close weekdays between Street Road and Aquetong Road on Tuesday, Aug. 21 through Thursday, Aug. 30 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The daytime closure is needed for base repair operations, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said.During the weekd

PATCH - 2018-08-14 20:15:33

‘Elephant Man’ sues Trenton cops for brutality

The lawsuit accuses Trenton street crime detectives Jorge Mejia, Jonathan Cincilla and Jeffrey Donaire of “assaulting and battering” a handcuffed Rossi at police headquarters on Feb. 27, 2017.

TRENTONIAN - 2018-08-14 20:10:09