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Two charged following Drug Task Force probe into distribution of heroin in West Chester

Erica Colombo, 23, of Philadelphia, and Zhyair Thompson, 25, of the 100 block of New Street in West Chester, face a series of drug charges.

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2018-08-18 20:20:45

Wet & Wild: Chesco firefighters assist 3 in water rescue in Caln

Thorndale Fire Company firefighters, along with Caln Township Police Department, Washington Hose Company Ambulance of Coatesville and Brandywine Hospital Medic 93 were dispatched at about 1 p.m. Sunday to North 11th Avenue and Foundry Street in Caln Township for the water rescue.

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-19 22:01:53

14-Year-Old Boy Left Fighting For Life After Shooting In North Philadelphia

Follow CBSPHILLYPHILADELPHIA (CBS)– Police are investigating a double shooting in North Philadelphia that has left a 14-year-old boy fighting for his life.The gunfire broke out overnight on the 3100 block of Park Avenue, near Temple’s Health Sciences Center Campus.TUalert: Shooting reported at 3100

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-20 06:24:00

Police take $500k of meth off U.D. streets; Chitwood warns meth is ‘the new heroin’

“We were taken aback by the amount, even though we knew there has been an increase in meth, and we’ve been told it is making its way to the area,” said Chitwood of the bust.

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-19 22:02:14

Police Search for Missing Montco Mom Last Seen at Wawa

What to KnowJanice Gross, 69, of Collegeville, Pennsylvania, was last seen at a Wawa in Skippack Township Saturday at 5:30 p.m.Family members say she was driving a gray Toyota Highlander with the license plate #HNF-4133.If you have any information on her whereabouts, please call 911, 610-584-1250, 2

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-08-19 20:15:05

Chester County Sheriff’s Office nabs 9 fugitives

• On July 3, 2018, sheriff’s deputies arrested Ashley Mastrangelo, 29, of Phoenixville, at an address in the unit block of Franklin Avenue in Phoenixville Borough. Mastrangelo had a bench warrant for an alleged violation of probation/parole.

MERCURY - 2018-08-18 21:59:24

Eagles Injury Update: Nick Foles Was Right About His Right Shoulder Injury

That's obviously great news for the Eagles, who kept Foles as an expensive insurance policy for Carson Wentz. The Eagles still hope Wentz will be ready for Week 1, but if he's not, they have a Super Bowl MVP to fall back on.

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-08-19 17:54:02

Fatal head on collision under investigation near Becks Pond

Upon crossing the double-yellow markers, the pickup hit a Toyota Camry, occupied by a driver and two passengers, head on.

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-08-19 12:33:00

Delaware Police Investigating 6 Burglaries That Occurred Sunday Morning

Officials say the suspects forced entry through the front double glass doors at Rite Aid, Walgreens, and CVS on Naamans Road. After entering, the suspects proceeded to the pharmacy at each location and removed an unknown amount of inventory before fleeing the store.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-19 20:20:56

5 charged after shots fired in New Castle County

Mahogany Felton, 19, Kayla Judkins, 18, and Charles Moore, 26, have been charged with disorderly conduct.

6ABC.COM - 2018-08-19 22:49:36

Scam Calls Threaten Power Shutoffs In Chester County: Sheriff

WEST CHESTER, PA — Don't be fooled by faux-PECO scammers demanding payments over the phone, the Chester County Sheriff's Office is warning local residents.


Morning Briefing: Teachers get crash course in defense; Chesco sheriff battles controller; Union take huge win

In a second-floor classroom at Penn State Brandywine Wednesday, Ian Stoddart held a truncated mannequin thigh and squeezed it with his fingers. “I think what’s the most amazing thing about the fact that we are doing this is the fact that I’m here at all,” Stoddart said. “Teaching this to teachers, I

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-19 11:03:55

Closing arguments slated in 2004 murder, witness killing

READING, Pa. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled Monday in the death penalty trial of a man accused of involvement in a 2004 home invasion slaying and then assassinating a witness in a fast-food drive-thru a week and a half laterProsecutors and defense attorneys wrapped up their cases Friday in t

LANCASTERONLINE - 2018-08-18 16:52:33

4 hurt following crash in Newark, Delaware

NEWARK, Del. (WPVI) --Four people are hurt after a bad accident in Newark.They were inside an SUV late Saturday night, which rolled over on Salem Church Road at Deisy Lane.A pickup truck also appears to have been involved in the crash.Action News is working to get an update from police about injurie

6ABC.COM - 2018-08-19 10:02:00

Don't look away, Union now Eastern Conference players

“The players realize it too,” said Union manager Jim Curtin, whose club has won four of its last six matches. “Let’s see us against a top team, we have to win a game against one of these top clubs. Now, we finally pushed over that hump.”

NBC SPORTS - 2018-08-19 03:16:45

Man shot several times in Southwest Philadelphia

SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --A 21-year-old man continues to recover Saturday after being shot in Southwest Philadelphia overnight.Police say the victim was shot along the 1600 block of South 54th Street.He was hit twice in the arm and back.The victim remains at University of Penn Hospital, where


UPDATE: Wolf declares state of emergency after touring Delco flood damage

Less than a day after touring the devastation from raging floodwaters in Delaware County, Gov. Tom Wolf Friday signed a proclamation of disaster emergency for the commonwealth in response to a series of severe rain storms over the past week that caused flash flooding and ensuing damage to homes and


Police searching for family of boy found in Upper Darby

Community Notification! This young man was found on 69th Street. He is non verbal and believed to be autistic. We are looking for his family. Please RT!!pic.twitter.com/dhbH0THN12— Upper Darby Police (@UDPolice)August 16, 2018


Suspicious package in Wilmington, police on scene

(Photo: DELAWARE NEWS JOURNAL)Wilmington Police are investigating a suspicious package in the area of East Ninth and French streets late Friday morning.All traffic on French Street and eastbound traffic on East Ninth Street is being diverted.This is a developing story. Check for updates.Smyrna man


Wilmington-area liquor store robbed at gunpoint

According to authorities, a man entered the Silverside Discount Liquor store at 1401 Philadelphia Pike around 8:30 p.m. on August 17, 2018, and demanded money from the register at gunpoint.