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'Clean-cut' Pa. man found with 245 bags of heroin, lots of cash during traffic stop, cops say

A routine traffic stop for speeding turned into a big heroin bust in western Pennsylvania, as police say a clean-cut passenger in the speeding car turned out to be holding 245 bags of heroin and hundreds of dollars in cash. The Cranberry Eagle in Butler County, Pa., reports the suspect, Russell A. M

PENNLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 12:41:22

Pottstown man faces prison for indecent contact with mentally disabled woman

NORRISTOWN >> A Pottstown man is on his way to state prison after he admitted to having forcible indecent contact with a mentally disabled woman while she visited his home. Brian Kleintop, 60, formerly of the 200 block of King Street, was sentenced in Montgomery County Court to two to four years in

MERCURY - 2018-01-19 05:00:00

Cops Seize Largest Heroin Stash In Norristown History

NORRISTOWN, PA - A suspect is on the run and wanted by police after authorities seized a historically large stash of heroin from his residence. The incident occurred at around 9:45 a.m. on Dec. 22 on the 600 block of West Airy Street, according to the Norristown Police Department. Police had obtain

PATCH - 2018-01-19 14:00:00

2 injured in early morning crash on northbound Route 222 in East Cocalico Township

Two people were injured in a crash on northbound Route 222 early Thursday. A car driven by Robert Heagy, 44, of Stowe, made a sudden lane change and hit the median, sending his car back into a a Suburban, according to East Cocalico Township police Officer Roger Kreisher. The Suburban, driven by Jean

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-01-18 22:10:00

Eagles-Vikings: Police will be on alert in stadium, neighborhoods

TIM TAI / Staff PhorographerFile Photo: Eagles fans cheer during the second half of the Eagles' playoff game against the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field last Saturday. Undercover police officers will be in the stadium for Sunday's Eagles-Vikings NFC Championship game., Philadelphia polic

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-19 14:23:00

Eagles need another winning game plan for NFC Championship Game

PHILADELPHIA - It's one thing to pull a rabbit from the hat and amaze the audience, but quite another to keep the applause coming once everyone knows the trick. Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson didn't devise a winning game plan against the Atlanta Falcons out of thin air, and the 15-10 d

READING EAGLE - 2018-01-18 08:01:00

Norristown's Lafayette Street Reconstruction Picks Up Steam

NORRISTOWN, PA - Officials briefed the public about the impacts and upcoming construction plans for the Lafayette Street Expansion Project at a recent open house event in the borough. Phase 3 of the ongoing project, which aims to improve access and spur economic development in the Norristown and Pl

PATCH - 2018-01-19 21:24:30

Is There an NFL Conspiracy Against the Eagles? Official-Looking Facebook Post Promotes Patriots-Vikings Match Up

Did the NFL promote a Super Bowl between the Vikings and Patriots?? WAIT A MINUTE! CSNPhilly.com Somebody jumped the gun this week in a promotion for Super Bowl LII. Or did they? This year's Super Bowl will feature either the Patriots or Jaguars taking on either the Eagles or Vikings. Unless there i

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-01-19 21:01:21

Boston police seize 'large amount' of cash and marijuana during traffic stop - The Boston Globe

Boston police Boston police said they seized the cash and suspected marijuana from two men in downtown Boston on Wednesday. Boston police arrested two men who were driving around in downtown Boston allegedly with more than $36,000 in cash and "large quantities" of marijuana Wednesday night, police s

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Motor vehicle crash on Concord Road sends two to the hospital: Bedford Police log

The following are excerpts from the Bedford police log for the period of Jan. 12 to Jan. 18. The log is public record and available to review. All persons are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law. Friday, Jan. 12 10:09 a.m.: Police received several 911 calls about a tree blocking

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 18:45:57

Charles River Museum closed temporarily

Robert Perry, executive director of the Charles River Museum of Industry and Innovation in Waltham, announced Thursday, Jan. 18, that the museum will be closed temporarily to allow work to make it more accessible to visitors. In an email to museum members, Perry stated two construction projects have

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 13:09:12

5 Things to Do in Newton

1. The All Newton Music School presents the Up Close and Musical Faculty Concert Series on Friday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. at ANMS, 321 Chestnut Street. Join the ANMS and its students as they listen to the teachers perform chamber music, further enhancing the music lesson experience. This concert will

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-19 17:31:30

Spate of Car Break-Ins: Newton Police Logs

NEWTON, MA - Here's a sample of the types of calls the Newton Police Department respond to each day from the Newton Police logs, which are public. Arrests do not imply conviction. Thursday, January 11 Rash of break ins: Police responded to 10 reports of cars broken into, at least six while parked ne

PATCH - 2018-01-19 01:12:44

Patient escapes from treatment center

PLYMOUTH - A patient walked off from the state's secured substance abuse treatment center in Myles Standish State Forest Tuesday. Police said the 37-year-old Boston man was reported missing from the facility on Bumps Pond Road at 8:16 p.m. Local police officers found the man in a parking lot on near

WICKED LOCAL PLYMOUTH - 2018-01-19 18:48:27

Man Charged After Abandoning Van Filled With Chemicals

BOSTON (CBS) - A Roslindale man is being held on bail after putting quite a scare into hazmat teams. Vincent Breveleri abandoned a van in Boston's Seaport District, and the van contained seven boxes of NOS3: a medical chemical referred to as nitric oxide synthetic, a potentially toxic drug. Vincent

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:56:57

4-Bedroom On Cul-De-Sac Sold For $1.1 Million In Wayland

WAYLAND, MA-This home was on the market for roughly a month. Address: 157 Buckskin Dr, Wayland, MassachusettsPrice: $0Square Feet: 3470Bedrooms: 4Bathrooms: 2 Full and 1 Half BathsFeatures: Location! Location! Sited at the end of a cul-de-sac in the premier Weston Wayland Estates, this immaculate c

PATCH - 2018-01-19 15:30:08

2 Fatal Crashes In 3 Hours In McHenry Co.

MCHENRY COUNTY, IL - The McHenry County Sheriff's Office responded to two fatal crashes within a three-hour period Wednesday night. The first, a two-vehicle crash, happened at 9:39 p.m. Wednesday in the 17000 block of Route 176 in unincorporated Union. The collision fatally injured a 27-year-old Roc

PATCH - 2018-01-19 11:58:50

Bullets Found At Huntley High School, School Placed On Lockdown

HUNTLEY, IL - Huntley High School was placed on lockdown Friday morning so police could investigate the origin of two live rounds of bullets found on school property. The bullets were found by a student in the hallway outside of the school's College and Careers Office, according to Huntley High Scho

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:56:11

Principal charged after allegedly taking items from Kenosha School District

KENOSHA, Wis. (CBS 58) - A school principal in Kenosha is charged with misconduct in office. 39-year-old Cherise Easley lives in Milwaukee but she's been serving as the principal of the Edward Bain School of Language and Arts in Kenosha. She also works for a church in Milwaukee and according to th

CBS 58 - 2018-01-19 20:55:00

Lake Geneva man charged with filming self, co-worker in bathroom

A Lake Geneva man is accused of taking a cellphone into a bathroom at his workplace and shooting a video of himself and later another employee without the employee's knowledge. Nathan A. Russell, 25, of 838 Clover St. made his initial appearance Friday in Walworth County Court. He is charged with ca

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 01:00:00