Chester County

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Jim Melwert
October 18, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Two brothers have been convicted of murder for shooting and killing a man in a West Chester bar. Police say it was over a pickup basketball game.
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Scene of accident that left Three people are dead after a passenger van rolled off the highway in lower Chester County Wednesday afternoon.
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KYW Staff
October 16, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a terrible highway accident in Chester County on Wednesday. Three people were killed, and eight others were injured, after a passenger van careened off of Rte. 1 in Chester County in a heavy downpour and came to rest on its roof.
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Jim Melwert
October 14, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Officials in Chester County are calling the county’s first homicide in 2019 "a sad reminder of the dangers of domestic violence."
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Anita Depedro and William Jones
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 02, 2019 - 1:58 pm
A Chester County man is accused of being a methamphetamine dealer and covering up his girlfriend's stillbirth by burning the baby's body and then burying it.
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Kristen Bristow and Charles Salzman
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 27, 2019 - 1:26 pm
An 11-month-old remains in the pediatric intensive care unit days after the infant was given two doses of Narcan.
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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline.
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KYW Staff
September 24, 2019 - 1:56 pm
The Chester County District Attorney's Office has issued a public notice against the owners of the Mariner East pipeline. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
September 17, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Workers at the Deveraux facility in West Whiteland Township are facing charges of abusing a 16-year-old at the Chester County facility, while two others are accused of failing to report the alleged abuse.
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Jose Uriel Arreola-Ortiz
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 12, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Officials say a recent drug bust in Chester County shows the current trend in street drugs, as Mexican cartels continue to funnel in deadly fentanyl and begin to push cheap and pure crystal meth. Read more here.
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Clayton Carter stands trial for the fatal shooting of his neighbor George Jennings
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Jim Melwert
August 30, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Clayton Carter of Chester County was convicted of killing his next-door neighbor in August 2017, and is on his way to state prison for the rest of his life.
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Joseph McLoone
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 21, 2019 - 3:22 pm
DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A priest in Chester County is charged with stealing from his Downingtown parish. Prosecutors say 56-year-old Joseph McLoone stole $98,405 from St. Joseph Parish, nearly $40,000 of which came from the All Souls collection — money donated by parishioners in memory...
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