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Police: Elizabethtown woman charged with strangling 4-month-old daughter had infant son who died in 2016
The night Candace Parrow allegedly strangled her 4-month-old daughter to death, a neighbor heard her yell, “Not again, they are going to blame me,” according to charging documents.Parrow, 23, was charged Monday with homicide, aggravated assault and strangulation after an investigation into the death
Priests molested 1,000 children in Pennsylvania, report says
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A priest raped a 7-year-old girl while he was visiting her in the hospital after she'd had her tonsils removed. Another priest forced a 9-year-old boy into having oral sex, then rinsed out the boy's mouth with holy water. One boy was forced to say confession to the priest who
E. Derry Road in Hershey closed at railroad track due to broken train blocking
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.– A road is closed at a railroad crossing due to a broken train blocking.According to Derry Township Police, E. Derry Road in Hershey will be closed at the railroad crossing for the next couple of hours due to a broken train blocking:E. Derry Rd. at the railroad crossing will be c
How Lebanon County strikebreakers helped end historic Hershey sit-down strike
The Chocolate magnate had always prided himself on treating his employees well, and he generally did, providing above-average wages, and pensions and health insurance plans that were ahead of their time,according to a History Channel reportabout the sit-down strike.
Lebanon man attempts to prevent pregnant woman from breathing
Jordan Bashore, 25, of Lebanon, was at an apartment in Greentree Village near Quentin Road and Hauck Street at 5:39 p.m. when he pushed a 24-year-old victim to the floor and sat on top of her to hold her down, police said. When she began to scream for help, he placed his hand over her nose and mouth
Lebanon man with knife chases woman while threatening to kill her
The woman fled from Caleb Zulick, 20, of Lebanon, who had threatened her at 11:19 p.m. in the 900 block of C&L Street, police said. He chased her, again telling her he would kill her.
Release of Grand Jury Report presents new challenges to victims involved
“When you finally have the opportunity to name what was done to you, name the people responsible and have it vindicated by a grand jury who says we believe these things happened, and we believe these people did these things to you, it’s like you’re waiting for it’s like you’re waiting for all this
Victim finds stolen motorcycles in Lebanon man's backyard
A victim reported the two motorcycles stolen to police Monday, then later, at 3:46 p.m., saw them in the 500 block of N. Seventh Street, police said.
Pa. clergy abuse report on Catholic church puts spotlight on statute of limitations
As he traveled to Harrisburg for the news conference set to start at 2:01 p.m., state Rep. Mark Rozzi, D-Berks, said the grand jury report was a victory, but his work isn't done.
Burger King now selling ‘Mountain Dew Killer’
Olive Garden There are numerous excellent restaurants serving Italian cuisine throughout Lebanon County. Still, some diners prefer the familiarity of an Olive Garden. Even for haters who claim to have more sophisticated palates, you can’t really go wrong with never-ending soup or salad and breadstic
Baby hit with glass shards when North Cornwall man smashes car windows
Kevin Figueroa, 26, is in prison and facing criminal charges after attacking a woman's car in Lebanon with a baby inside, police said.
Elizabethtown woman charged with killing infant daughter
An Elizabethtown woman has been charged with criminal homicide for allegedly suffocating her 4-month-old daughter last month, according to a press release from the District Attorney's Office.On the evening of July 16, Candace Parrow, 23, allegedly strangled/suffocated the child at her home on East O
Body found along highway in Lancaster County
LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. —Manheim Township Police confirm a body was found on Harrisburg Pike in Lancaster County near a waste transfer center.The body was found around 8:30 a.m., according to Sgt. Michael Piacentino.The initial call came in as cardiac arrest, though there is no official determination
Report: Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children - The Garden Island
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children — and possibly many more — since the 1940s, and senior church officials, including a man who is now the archbishop of Washington, D.C., systematically covered up the abuse, according to a grand jur
Flooded roadways trap people in Lebanon County neighborhood
SOUTH ANNVILLE TOWNSHIP, LEBANON COUNTY, Pa. - People were trapped in their neighborhood after water covers all three roadways into the community. Although the water has since receded, people living there say they're not out of the clear yet.
Police are investigating after body is found in Harrisburg alley
According to police, the body was found at about 3:24 p.m. The male victim was lying on the side of the alley, and showed no obvious signs of trauma. Witnesses saw the man walking down the street with his head slumped at approximately 1 p.m.
FOX43 Finds Them: Police seek your help catching their Most Wanted
Michael Scott Felton, DOB: 06/08/72, 46-Years Old (6’3”, 230 lbs, Brown Eyes, Bald)Wanted: Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police OfficerLocation: I-83 N at 19th Street, Swatara Township, Dauphin CountyIncident Date: April 20, 2018Charges Filed: April 21, 2018
Man pleads in 1992 killing
After more than two decades of appeals, reversals and a long stint on death row, a Schuylkill County man on Thursday pleaded no contest to the 1992 murder of a romantic rival.
Heavy rain floods parts of Schuylkill County
The county's emergency management agency reported high waters in Pine Grove and Tremont, as well as Port Carbon, Pottsville, Frackville, Gilberton, Tower City, and St. Clair.
Deadline day for release of report into child sex abuse at Catholic churches
HARRISBURG, Pa. —The grand jury report into child sexual abuse at six Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania has been finished and sealed for months. But court challenges delayed it's release. Today, that could change.Advertisement- Get an alert when the report is release - download the WGAL appThe state