Bucks County

Gene DiGirolamo.
Courtesy of Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
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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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 15, 2019 - 1:04 pm
Sean Kratz, the man accused of killing three men on a Bucks County farm in 2017, has been found guilty of first- and second-degree murder. Read the latest here.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 15, 2019 - 12:19 pm
On the third day of deliberations in the Sean Kratz murder trial, jurors had a few questions for the judge about legal terms Friday morning — and a request for Scotch tape. Read more here.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 14, 2019 - 11:58 am
The Bucks County jury deciding the fate of accused murderer Sean Kratz is back in Doylestown for Day Two of deliberations. Jurors worked about six hours on Wednesday and started Thursday with a couple of questions.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 13, 2019 - 12:03 pm
The fate of Sean Kratz is now in the hands of a Bucks County jury. Kratz is accused of killing and robbing three men on his cousin’s farm near New Hope in July 2017. Read more here.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 12, 2019 - 5:49 pm
After four days of roller-coaster testimony, closing arguments have wrapped up in the case of Sean Kratz, the man accused of killing three people on a Bucks County farm in 2017. The jury will start deliberations Wednesday morning. Read more here.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 08, 2019 - 3:28 pm
As the trial continues for the man charged with killing three people on his cousin’s farm near New Hope in the summer of 2017, jurors are watching hours of recorded interviews he gave to police in the days after the murders. Read more here.
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Photo of an expo.
Angelina Cecchetto/Getty Images
Paul Kurtz
November 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
In Bucks County, Veterans Day weekend begins Friday afternoon with dozens of service organizations and employers hosting veterans and their families. Read more here.
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