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Robbery suspect wearing gloves, sunglasses and a burgundy Phillies cap.
Philadelphia Police Department
Hadas Kuznits
September 13, 2019 - 11:19 am
Police have released surveillance video of an assault and robbery of an elderly man in South Philadelphia's Pennsport neighborhood. It happened on Labor Day, around 8 a.m., near 4th and Morris streets. The suspect was wearing gloves, sunglasses and a burgundy Phillies cap.
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Shaun Lloyd
Philadelphia Police Department
Mark Abrams
September 12, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Philadelphia police say they have arrested a suspect in the attempted daytime abductions of three women in the Francisville neighborhood over the past few days. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday.
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike Dougherty
September 12, 2019 - 9:22 am
A fourth woman has reported being grabbed by a man on the street in the Francisville neighborhood of Philadelphia. The series of attempted abductions and unwelcome advances has the neighborhood on edge.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday.
Philadelphia Police Department
Jay Scott Smith
September 11, 2019 - 11:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for a man who has been seen on video grabbing and attempting to abduct three women in North Philadelphia this past Sunday. They released video on Tuesday of the man they say brazenly targeted three women as they walked down N. 15th...
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Antonio Brown
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
September 11, 2019 - 9:31 am
New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has been accused of rape by a former trainer. Read the details here.
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A$AP Rocky, background right, leaves the district court in Stockholm by car, after the third day of his trial, Friday, Aug. 2, 2019.
Fredrik Persson/TT via AP
August 14, 2019 - 8:22 am
By David Keyton, Associated Press STOCKHOLM (AP) — American rapper A$AP Rocky was found guilty of assault Wednesday in Sweden, where his jailing after a Stockholm street brawl drew the close attention of U.S. President Donald Trump. A judge and jury found the rapper, whose real name is Rakim Mayers...
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Bill Cosby
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Jim Melwert
August 12, 2019 - 5:07 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers were in Pennsylvania Superior Court Monday, trying to argue the 82-year-old deserves a new trial. But judging by the tone of the questions, it did not go well for Cosby. His lawyers say the Montgomery County judge who oversaw Cosby’s criminal...
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SEPTA
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Antionette Lee
August 09, 2019 - 10:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA officials are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the suspect who they say assaulted a bus driver in the West Oak Lane section of the city. Officials say the incident happened on July 8 after midnight. A driver was operating a Route 55 bus near...
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This Feb. 9, 2019 file photo shows A$AP Rocky at Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File
July 25, 2019 - 11:49 am
By David Keyton, Associated Press STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Swedish prosecutor on Thursday charged rapper A$AP Rocky with assault over a fight in Stockholm last month, in a case that has drawn the attention of fellow recording artists as well as U.S. President Donald Trump. Rocky, a platinum-selling,...
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A 24-year-old woman fends off a man who tried to abduct her on 13th Street in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
July 09, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are asking for the public's help in finding two men who attacked women around the same time in the same Center City neighborhood early Sunday morning. "The similarities are close in distance, close in time. I mean, it's almost simultaneous," said Special...
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