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Delaware Woman Charged In Hit-And-Run That Left Chester Man Dead

MEDIA, Pa. (CBS) - Pennsylvania State Police have charged a New Castle, Delaware woman with a fatal hit-and-run on the Highland Avenue on-ramp to I-95 in Chester last December. Two citizen tips led investigators to 46-year-old Tia Jones, who told them she met 46-year-old Ronald Williams at a bar dur

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-22 18:01:37

Suspect in Chester hit-and-run that killed father of 2 surrenders

The suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed a father of two in Chester back in December has surrendered to authorities. 46-year-old Tia Jones of New Castle, Delaware, arrived at the Pennsylvania State Police barracks in Media on Thursday morning. Jones faces multiple charges in the death of 46-ye

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-22 14:32:15

Man shot this afternoon walks into area hospital

BALTIMORE (WMAR) - A man walked into an area hospital Wednesday, with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Baltimore Police responded at 1:46 p.m, and located the 20-year-old victim. Detectives are working to determine where the incident occurred. The victim is uncooperative at this time. Anyone with in

ABC2 NEWS - 2018-03-21 22:23:51

Authorities: No foul play in death of St. Joe's student in Bermuda

Authorities in Bermuda say there is no foul play in the death of a St. Joseph's University student. Mark Dombroski, 19, died after a fall, the medical examiner has ruled. His death was described as a "tragic accident." Dombroski's body was found at the base of a colonial-era fort in a park on the is

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-22 19:20:19

Here's How Much You Need To Earn To Live In Chester County

Chester County is one of the priciest places to live in Pennsylvania, according to the Economic Policy Institute. The organization recently released its 2018 family budget calculator that estimates how costly it is to live in each of America's 3,142 counties and 611 metro areas. The group estimates

PATCH - 2018-03-21 16:30:25

Disregarded traffic light in Newark leads to drug, gun charges for New Castle pair

A traffic stop led police to recover a loaded 9mm handgun and a number of drugs and drug-related paraphernalia, Newark Police announced Wednesday. According to authorities, Malcolm and Isaiah Cheeks, 21 and 22 respectively, both of New Castle, were pulled over in the area of South Main Street after

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-03-21 16:01:00

EAT & DRINK: Come out to taste some new offerings in West Chester, Collegeville, Media and more

Spring's synonymous with growth not only in the natural world, but also on the restaurant scene. West Chester boasts three newcomers, starting with Edie's Sweet & Savory Pastries, which opened March 19. The mother-son duo will tempt you with everything from cakes and cookies to pot pies and vegetabl

MONTGOMERY NEWS - 2018-03-22 20:29:44

Coatesville police to host 'virtual ride-along' Friday night

COATESVILLE >> The City of Coatesville Police Department has scheduled a 'virtual ride-along' for this evening. Sergeants Steven Smith and Rodger Ollis will utilize Facebook and Twitter to post and tweet all non-sensitive activities and incidents that patrol officers encounter from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2018-03-22 04:00:00

Alleged Chester County road-rage killer headed to trial

On July 1, David Desper showed his friend Justin Gualtieri a news story about an alleged road-rage murder in Chester County. Then, Gualtieri would tell police, Desper started talking, confiding in his friend about what had happened three days earlier on a stretch of Route 100 southbound where two la

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-03-22 19:49:00

Eagles, wide receiver Mike Wallace agree to one-year deal in free agency

The Eagles agreed to a one-year deal with veteran wide receiver Mike Wallace on Thursday, boosting their offense with a deep threat they lost when they traded Torrey Smith. Wallace, 31, is a former Pro Bowler whose most-noted skill is his speed. He has averaged 15 yards per catch during his nine-yea

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-03-22 19:28:00

West Chester Police Targeting Aggressive Drivers In Crackdown

WEST CHESTER, PA - West Chester is one of 62 police departments across southeast Pennsylvania that will step up aggressive-driving enforcement as part of a statewide crackdown that starts today and runs through April 29. Municipal police departments from Bucks, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery count


Brothers ambushed, shot and killed outside their Southwest Philadelphia homes, police say

Police say two brothers are dead after being ambushed outside their homes in Southwest Philadelphia. It happened at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 6500 block of Kingsessing Avenue. Officers arrived to find one brother lying in the street, between two parked vehicles. The 50-year-old man had been shot once


Ex-teacher who wanted to have sex with teen while her dad watched pleads guilty

WILMINGTON, Del. - A former Delaware teacher has pleaded guilty to attempting to entice a minor into engaging in sexual activity. U.S. Attorney David C. Weiss announced Monday that 37-year-old Joshua Rutherford entered his plea Monday. He was initially charged with two counts each of seeking child p


Trial begins for what prosecutors called the gang-related murder of Wilmington's 15-year-old Wingo

A young man went on trial Monday in connection with the May 2016 shooting death of a 15-year-old boy who was walking home from school on Wilmington's East Side. Diamonte Taylor was one of three suspects charged in the death of Brandon Wingo. The case looks to shine a spotlight on alleged gang activi


Chester County prepares for impending nor'easter

Crews have already begun the process of treating the roads while waiting for the nor'easter. The big operations center in West Chester will open early Wednesday morning, and they plan to be ready. So how will the storm play out? Will trees and wires in this County of 500,000 load up with heavy wet s


Newark declares snow emergency as region braces for foot of snow

The city of Newark has declared a snow emergency as the area braces for up to a foot of snow Wednesday. All cars must be removed from roads designated as "snow emergency routes" by 2 a.m. Wednesday to avoid being towed. (Click here for a map of affected roads.) Due to the predicted snowfall, the cit


Malvern Enacting Snow Emergency Tuesday Night

MALVERN, PA - Malvern Borough officials announced Tuesday afternoon that a snow emergency will be in effect Tuesday night through Thursday morning due to the fourth nor'easter that has descended on the Philadelphia region in just a few weeks. The emergency status begins at 10 p.m. Tuesday, March 20


Man shot walks into area hospital

BALTIMORE (WMAR) - A 24-year-old man walked into an area hospital Tuesday, seeking treatment for a gunshot wound. Baltimore Police responded at 8:10 in the evening and located the victim who appeared to be shot in the shoulder. Detectives are working to determine where the shooting took place. Anyon


Part of Princeton University Evacuated as Police Surround Armed Man in Restaurant

Police are responding to a report of a man with a gun inside at a chain eatery by Princeton University, forcing the evacuation of two campus buildings. State police say they're among the agencies responding to a standoff inside Panera sandwich shop across the street from campus. A person inside th


2 men fatally shot in car in North Philadelphia identified

Police have identified two men found mortally wounded in a car in North Philadelphia. 39-year-old Bryant McCoy and 25-year-old Charles Williams, both from the 2900 block of Allegheny Avenue, were found after 4 p.m. Monday inside a silver Mazda 6 in the 2900 block of Wishart Street. Both had been sho