Bucks County

Carl Stokes
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 29, 2019 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A guard at the Bucks County Correctional Facility who was accused of trying to cheat workers' compensation has been found not guilty. Carl Stokes, 52, was found not guilty of workers' comp fraud, theft and other charges. Stokes' attorney, Dean Malik, said Stokes was...
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Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
March 28, 2019 - 4:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PennDOT is pumping hundreds of millions of dollars into Southeastern Pennsylvania to fix roads and bridges. Several projects are already underway, with even more coming down the pike in the near future. "That includes resurfacing of over 270 miles of highway and...
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Jacob Sullivan
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 28, 2019 - 10:25 am
UPDATED: 12:13 p.m. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Jacob Sullivan has been sentenced to death for the murder of 14-year-old Grace Packer. The jury deliberated for more than 11 hours over three days on the question of whether he should get life without parole or the death penalty. On Wednesday,...
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Jacob Sullivan
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 26, 2019 - 4:06 pm
UPDATED: 8 p.m. DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A jury in Bucks County will be back Wednesday morning to continue their deliberations, as they decide if the Horsham man who killed a 14-year-old in what prosecutors have called a "rape-murder" fantasy should be sentenced to life without parole or...
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Jacob Sullivan
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
March 18, 2019 - 5:04 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bucks County jurors, who will decide if the man who killed Grace Packer should get life in prison or the death penalty, heard from hospital workers who say he repeatedly confessed to them after he tried to kill himself. One witness, then a registered nurse in the...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
March 04, 2019 - 9:08 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The snow might be to blame for a crash that killed two people in Bucks County. Police say around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, a car went off the road on John Fries Highway by Brinkman Road in Milford, Bucks County. There were three people in the car. READ: Altered transit...
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Police section off the Robert Morris Apartments in Morrisville.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
February 27, 2019 - 8:58 pm
MORRISVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Investigators say it could be weeks before they fully understand why five people were murdered inside an apartment in Morrisville. But police say there is no evidence to support statements from family members that there was some sort of suicide pact related to a...
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Investigators say it could be weeks before they fully understand why five people were murdered inside an apartment in Morrisville. A mother and her daughter are being held without bail, accused of killing family members ranging from age nine to 42.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
February 27, 2019 - 4:14 pm
MORRISVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Investigators say it could be weeks before they fully understand why five people were murdered inside an apartment in Morrisville. A mother and her daughter are being held without bail, accused of killing family members ranging from age nine to 42. Morrisville...
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Police section off the Robert Morris Apartments in Morrisville.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Rachel Kurland
February 27, 2019 - 11:51 am
MORRISVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A community prayer service will be held in Bucks County Wednesday night to honor the members of a family who were found dead in their Morrisville apartment Monday. Shana Decree, 45, and her daughter, Dominique Decree, 19, were charged with five counts of murder...
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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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