Bucks County

Damon Smoot
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Jim Melwert
January 21, 2020 - 10:48 am
Damon Smoot has confessed to killing Adam Brundage, who was last seen in 2004, according to a criminal compaint. Prosecutors say they have a deal worked out with Smoot, who will plead guilty to third-degree murder and be sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison. Read more here.
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Road construction
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Kim Glovas
January 20, 2020 - 8:39 am
The latest phase of the Scudder Falls Bridge replacement project will get underway on Tuesday, resulting in a complete closure of the interchange on the Jersey side of the bridge. Read more here.
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Movie screening.
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Jim Melwert
January 18, 2020 - 4:00 am
Bucks County is marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a special screening Sunday of a film that looks at police-community relations. Read more here.
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Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 13, 2020 - 8:19 pm
A former Bucks County employee has pleaded guilty to using county letterhead to try to help her boyfriend collect an unpaid bill. Read more here.
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Christian Willman
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 07, 2020 - 1:49 pm
A former teacher and girls soccer coach at a Bucks County high school will spend up to 12 years in prison after pleading guilty to having inappropriate relationships with students. Read more here.
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Francis Reppert
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 03, 2020 - 11:48 am
A former Bucks County teacher has been charged for taking photos in his classroom allegedly up the skirts of female students. Read more here.
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According to a criminal complaint, a woman escaped the home of Curtis Fish through a window after being held captive.
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Jim Melwert
January 02, 2020 - 1:10 pm
A Bucks County man is facing rape and other charges after a woman he's accused of holding captive escaped out a window and ran for help. Read more here.
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Gene DiGirolamo.
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Tony Romeo
December 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
A veteran Pennsylvania lawmaker has said goodbye to his colleagues as he prepares to trade his office in the statehouse for one in the old Bucks County courthouse. Read more here.
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David Hamilton
Bucks Country District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 22, 2019 - 12:07 pm
David Hamilton, the man who disappeared into the woods in Bucks County after he was accused of repeatedly raping two children has pleaded guilty, and he will spend at least a decade in prison. Read more.
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Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub speaks after the Sean Kratz sentencing.
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Jim Melwert
November 18, 2019 - 10:59 am
Sean Kratz was sentenced on Monday to life plus 18-36 years in prison for his convictions in the deaths of Dean Finocchiaro, Mark Sturgis and Tom Meo on a Bucks County farm in 2017. Prosecutors announced earlier Monday morning that they would not pursue the death penalty.
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