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Arrests made in murder of body shop owner from Bucks County

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police have made two arrests in the murder of a body shop owner from Bucks County. Shabazz Sweets, 19, and Eric Smith, 25, have been charged with Murder, Criminal Conspiracy and related offenses for their involvement in the death of Michael Gleba, police announced


Woman Beaten With Baseball Bat In Bucks Co. Home Invasion: Cops

HILLTOWN TOWNSHIP, PA — A woman was severely injured during a home invasion in Bucks County on Wednesday. The incident occurred just after midnight on April 24 in Hilltown Township, on the 100 block of Reliance Place.


Bethlehem police chief asking for the public’s help in solving church’s fires

Bethlehem’s police chief is asking for the public’s help in solving two fires at a city church, one of which that has been ruled an arson. Chief Mark DiLuzio said a person walking home from work a little before 2 a.m. Thursday reported the second fire at the Iglesia Pentecostal de Bethlehem (Penteco


Residents say naked men are roaming around Bucks County

CROYDON, Pa. (FOX 29) - It's not something you see every day, naked men roaming around your neighborhood. Residents in Croydon, Bucks County, say that's what they are dealing with.


Woman throws boiling water on person in Bucks County, police say

BRISTOL, Pa. (WPVI) -- Bristol Police say Regina Rhoads threw the water in a home on the 200 block of Mulberry Street before 3 a.m. Monday, April 15. The victim was taken to Saint Mary Medical Center for treatment.


Biden makes a stop in Wilmington after announcing presidential run

WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) -- Former Vice President Joe Biden's worst kept secret is now official, and after his announcement, he headed to Wilmington. Biden chose to make his announcement on social media in a pre-taped video on Thursday morning.


Copper Stolen From Hatfield Construction Site: Cops

HATFIELD, PA — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest in a recent theft at a local construction site. The incident occurred in the early morning hours of Friday, April 22.


4-year-old girl who went missing last night in Pennsylvania found safe

UPDATE: The little girl has been found safe. According to police, Gemma Moats was last seen at her home in the 12000 block of Pen Mar Road in Washington Township at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.


Pennsylvania Already Center Stage for Joe Biden's 2020 Run

Former Vice President and official 2020 candidate Joe Biden is paying special attention to his native Pennsylvania, a state that swung to Trump in 2016 after voting for Democratic presidential candidates for decades.


Bill Cosby seeks bail during appeal; lawyer says judge 'trampled' on actor's rights

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KTLA) -- Actor Bill Cosby wants to be released on bail while he appeals his conviction for aggravated indecent assault, and his lawyers say in a motion filed Wednesday that his trial judge “trampled” on his rights.


Pineville Tavern Fishtown has closed after less than 9 months

Pineville Tavern Fishtown, an offshoot of Pineville Tavern in Bucks County, has closed after less than nine months at Huntingdon and Gaul Streets. Father-son restaurateurs Andrew and Drew Abruzzese, who opened Aug. 1 after more than a year of top-to-bottom renovation of the former Yesterday’s corner


Mother and daughter charged with killing 5 in Bucks will head to court next month

The mother and daughter who prosecutors say killed five members of their family, including three children, in a cramped Morrisville apartment waived a court hearing that had been scheduled for Thursday and are set to be arraigned in Bucks County court next month.


Police Chief In Montgomery Co. Targeted By Phone Scam

LOWER POTTSGROVE, PA — A police chief in Montgomery County was targeted recently by a phone scam, illustrating the growing threat that scammers face to the public, police said.


Pennsylvania man arrested in Fairfax for murder of 71-year-old

FAIRFAX, Va. (FOX 5 DC) - The fourth person sought in the slaying of a Pennsylvania grandfather has been captured in Virginia. Pennsylvania state police say Devin Cunningham was arrested early Thursday by federal marshals at a home in Fairfax.


Another Fire Breaks Out at Pennsylvania Church Already Torched by Arson

A small fire has been extinguished at a Lehigh Valley church that was damaged earlier this week by another blaze that authorities say was deliberately set. The latest fire at the Iglesia Pentecostal de Bethlehem (Pentecostal Church of Bethlehem) on the 1000 block of Pembroke Road was reported around


Philadelphia pastor among 16 men netted in New Jersey child predator investigation

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A Philadelphia minister is among 16 men arrested in a New Jersey child predator sting operation. The New Jersey attorney general's office announced the arrests during "Operation Home Alone" during a press conference Wednesday.


Pineville Fishtown Closes After Opening In August

PHILADELPHIA — After opening a little more than half a year ago, the Pineville Fishtown is closed. The eatery, which was launched as the Philly outpost for Bucks County's Pinveille Tavern, served its last meal on Tuesday, April 23.


Police Name Suspect Wanted In Easter Shooting

POTTSTOWN PA – Police have identified a suspect in the Easter Sunday (April 21, 2019) gunshot death of a 25-year-old man on Industrial Highway. Now they’re working to locate the alleged shooter and take him into custody, Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele and borough Police Chief Micha


Parents of missing 5-year-old AJ Freund charged with murder after boy's body found in shallow grave

The parents of 5-year-old Andrew “AJ” Freund were charged with murder Wednesday, hours after authorities say they found what they believe is the body of the Crystal Lake boy wrapped in plastic in a shallow grave near Woodstock.


Man rescued from Allentown sewer after spending days underground

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- A man has been rescued from the sewer in Allentown after spending several days underground. Cell phone video from Adam Eisenhardt captured the moment the man ascended from the manhole Tuesday morning.