Burlington County

Johnny Bobbitt, Kate McClure and Mark D’Amico
Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office
Mike DeNardo
December 03, 2018 - 1:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The homeless vet charged in the viral GoFundMe case is heading to Burlington County to face fraud charges, after a Philadelphia judge's decision Monday. Common Pleas Judge Wendy Pew ordered a new one-year probation for Johnny Bobbitt on his Philly drug cases, which...
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Students work during the "hour of coding" event Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015 at Wells Community Academy High School in Chicago.
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David Madden
December 01, 2018 - 4:00 am
PATERSON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey is selecting three high schools, including one in Burlington County, to take part in a new teaching approach for kids who are interested in tech jobs of the future. The public-private partnership, known as P-TECH — Pathways in Technology Early College...
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Andrew Kramer
November 09, 2018 - 9:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Residents at a mobile home park in South Jersey were rattled Friday morning after emergency crews pulled the body of young boy from a pond. It was a tough morning for Richard Ellis, Jr. and the residents of Mobile Estates of Southampton in Burlington County. "I'm...
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Dylan Jarrell
Shelby County Detention Center
Dan Wing
October 24, 2018 - 7:03 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio, CNN) — A Burlington County, N.J., woman is being hailed a hero after helping thwart a school shooting in Kentucky. Koeberle Bull of Lumberton, N.J., says she got a threatening message on Facebook last Wednesday from a man named Dylan Jarrell, whom she had never met, in...
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Kurt Smith
Burlington County Prosecutor
David Madden
October 19, 2018 - 9:17 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities in Burlington County have charged a 59-year-old Browns Mills man in the deaths of his elderly mother and her companion in a house fire earlier this week. Tuesday's fire in the house on Willow Boulevard killed 92-year-old Lore Smith and 92-year-...
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Dan Wing
October 17, 2018 - 8:34 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two people were killed and a third person was injured when a fire ripped through a Burlington County home Tuesday night. The fire at the home on Willow Boulevard in Browns Mills broke out around 8:30 p.m. Pemberton Township Fire Chief Craig Augustoni says the blaze...
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David Madden
September 15, 2018 - 10:00 pm
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- After six decades, a monastery in Burlington County has been shut down, sold to Mount Laurel, and will be used for open space. The township took possession of what was Our Lady of Fatima Monastery about three weeks ago, paying $4.6 million for the 71 acre...
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Law enforcement authorities executed a search warrant Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at the Florence, New Jersey, home of Katelyn McClure and Mark D'Amico.
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David Madden
September 11, 2018 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the two people suspected of stealing thousands of dollars from a GoFundMe campaign set up to benefit a Philadelphia homeless man is in custody in Burlington County on unrelated charges. Mark D'Amico was picked up Monday night by police in Florence Township,...
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Kate McClure and Mark D'Amico's lawyer, Ernest Badway, says his clients are not the bad guys in this case.
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Mark Abrams
September 11, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Burlington County Prosecutor's office says it has not filed charges in the case of Mark D'Amico and Katelyn McClure, the Florence couple suspected of siphoning off money from a GoFundMe account intended for homeless vet Johnny Bobbitt. Last Thursday, detectives...
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Dan Wing
August 14, 2018 - 11:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A person was struck by a train on New Jersey Transit's River Line. The incident occurred at the Beverly/Edgewater Park station in Burlington County. River Line service has resumed between Delanco and Burlington South and is subject to 15-minute delays in both...
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