Bucks County District Attorney

The online system that drivers with E-ZPass use to replenish their accounts has crashed for the second time in three months.
Dreamstime
Dan Wing
June 11, 2019 - 10:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County District Attorney's office says five people from the Philadelphia area collectively owe the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission more than $66,000 in unpaid tolls. The D.A. says four of the five were arraigned in Bucks County on a felony theft charge last...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
June 07, 2019 - 8:38 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Police officer shot a person who was trying to rob a 7-11 store in Bucks County on Thursday night. Authorities say the suspect came into the store on North Pine Street in Langhorne around 9:45 p.m. with plans to rob the place. An officer assigned to watch the store...
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Shawn Felmey
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Tim Jimenez
May 16, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Bucks County man was arrested in Florida on Wednesday. Authorities say he's facing charges for murdering his girlfriend's toddler son back in December. Falls Township Police and Bucks County detectives made a thousand-mile trip to arrest Shawn Felmey, 45, in...
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Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
April 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County has a new chief of detectives. Marty McDonough is the new chief of Bucks County detectives. He's been a cop since 1987 and a detective with Bucks County since 2000. At his swearing-in, Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub told McDonough he...
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Screen capture from video showing Brian Riling being shot during a struggle at the New Hope police station.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
April 12, 2019 - 2:05 pm
NEW HOPE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County district attorney's office has released finding of its investigation into a police officer who shot a man inside a holding cell in the New Hope police station last month. The shooting happened March 3 inside the New Hope police station. The incident...
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Sara Packer
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 20, 2019 - 3:36 pm
ATTENTION: This story contains details about violence that some readers may find objectionable. UPDATED: 5 p.m. ___ DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The woman who conspired with her boyfriend to kill her 14-year-old adopted daughter testified on his behalf as his attorneys tried to keep him off...
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Shana Decree, 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree, 19, are charged with five counts of murder and conspiracy.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Tim Jimenez
February 26, 2019 - 6:28 am
UPDATED: 3:39 p.m. MORRISVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A woman and her daughter are held without bail, charged with murdering five family members after the bodies were found in their Morrisville, Pa., apartment when the Bucks County Children and Youth Social Services Agency stopped by unannounced on...
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drunk driver
Jim Melwert
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub is reminding everyone heading out to watch the Super Bowl that there will be patrols out looking for drunk drivers. “We want you to watch the game, have a great time with friends and family, but do so safely,"...
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Sheamus McCarthy
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Kim Glovas
November 20, 2018 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — More drug charges have been filed against a Bucks County man already serving time in state prison for running a heroin ring in Quakertown. The Bucks County District Attorney's office says 28-year-old Sheamus McCarthy sent letters to his brother and his girlfriend in...
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Sean Learn
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Dan Wing
May 09, 2018 - 7:38 am
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Canadian man has been arraigned in connection to a fatal DUI crash in Bensalem in late April. The Bucks County District Attorney's Office says 48-year-old Sean Learn of Toronto surrendered Tuesday on charges of homicide by vehicle while DUI, homicide by vehicle,...
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