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Jim Melwert
June 26, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Two Philadelphia men are charged with burglarizing 10 churches in Philadelphia, Montgomery, and Bucks counties. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
May 01, 2020 - 8:34 pm
Philadelphia’s police commissioner tightened her grip on crime during the pandemic more than a month after pulling back on arrests. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
August 26, 2019 - 3:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It took quite a while for authorities to find a man who tried to rob the Macy’s at the King of Prussia Mall Sunday morning. Upper Merion police Capt. Jay Johnson says a security company called them around 4:30 a.m., telling them there was a person inside the store. “...
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Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 19, 2019 - 4:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested a West Chester woman in connection with a murder two years ago in Philadelphia's Overbrook neighborhood. Cheyenn Hurt has been charged with murder, burglary and arson in the death of a 29-year-old man who was found stabbed to the death in the...
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Dreamstime
June 29, 2019 - 1:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Call it a "sweet" gesture. A burglar in Washington State brought along a box of doughnuts for deputies when he broke into a police substation. Police say the man busted into the King County Sheriff’s Office storefront by shattering the front window, and then made...
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Tim Jimenez
April 23, 2019 - 8:17 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man and his 12-year-old son are recovering from gunshot wounds, and police are trying to find the burglars who shot them. Police say the family family of four returned to their home on Marlowe Street, between Bridge and Pratt, around 9:45 p.m. and realized they...
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Philadelphia police are looking for a group of males who they say cut a hole in the roof of an Olney-neighborhood deli, and stole 5-grand.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 21, 2018 - 1:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for a group of males who they say cut a hole in the roof of an Olney-neighborhood deli, and stole $5,000 on Tuesday. Authorities released surveillance video of the robbery showing three men dropping down through the ceiling of the Joy...
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Steve Tawa
October 15, 2018 - 1:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia judge heard a bail motion by the district attorney's office to keep a man locked up, following several burglaries and tresspassing cases in Northern Liberties that escalated to an alleged attempted rape. Assistant DA Anthony Gil is handling seven open...
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October 03, 2018 - 9:48 am
By Faith Karimi and Cheri Mossburg, CNN (CNN) -- For weeks, sophisticated burglars broke into the homes of Hollywood's biggest names and escaped with valuable items, leaving puzzled neighbors wondering who's next. With every heist, the number of entertainers and athletes burglarized grew to include...
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Shawn Richard Christy
U.S. Marshals Service Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Kristen Johanson
September 16, 2018 - 2:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It has been three months since authorities began searching for the Pennsylvania man who threatened to shoot and kill the president. Now, agents believe he may have popped up again. Federal agents say 27-year-old fugitive Shawn Richard Christy recently stole a white...
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