explosives

ambulance
Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
July 09, 2020 - 8:12 am
Twice in a 24-hour period, a young person in Philadelphia has been seriously hurt by an explosive device. The latest case is a 16-year-old who lost most of her foot. Read more here.
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Fireworks in Philadelphia
Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto via Getty Images
Tim Jimenez
July 08, 2020 - 7:02 am
For several weeks, fireworks have been rattling residents in Philadelphia and throughout the region. Now, police are investigating two separate incidents overnight involving incendiary devices — one in which a boy was hurt, and another in which a woman in a wheelchair was attacked.
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Philadelphia police
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
June 18, 2020 - 8:45 pm
A Philadelphia man is charged with using explosives to blow up an ATM during demonstrations that rocked the city earlier this month. Read more here.
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ATM explosion
Philadelphia Police Department/YouTube
Rachel Kurland
June 04, 2020 - 11:31 am
Philadelphia police are searching for three men caught on surveillance video blowing up an ATM in the city’s Logan neighborhood. Read more here.
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ATM explosion
Bryan Ramona/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
June 03, 2020 - 4:08 pm
Since the protests started in Philadelphia, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw said police have responded to 135 explosive events, including 50 that have damaged or opened ATMs. Read more here.
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Brewerytown residents Lorette Willis and Marc Rademaker heard explosions overnight as looters tried to blow up ATMs.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
June 03, 2020 - 8:40 am
For the second night in a row, thieves targeted ATM terminals in the city for cash, unnerving some North Philadelphia residents with a series of loud explosions. Read more here.
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David Surman
Bucks County District Attorney
Jim Melwert
January 27, 2020 - 1:25 pm
A Bucks County man and his girlfriend pleaded guilty to setting off a series of explosives last year in upper-Bucks County that put residents on edge for months. Read more here.
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Cesar Sayoc
Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP, File
August 05, 2019 - 11:09 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida amateur body builder who admitted sending pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and CNN was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday by a judge who concluded the bombs purposely were not designed to explode. Cesar Sayoc, 57, wept and crossed himself, appearing relieved, when U.S...
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Map shows area of ongoing investigation into a series of explosions in Upper Bucks County.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 09, 2019 - 2:33 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Quakertown man accused of setting off bombs across upper Bucks County last spring has been released on house arrest. Bail for 31-year-old David Surman was revoked Wednesday when a Bucks County judge determined Surman’s purchase of electronics was a violation...
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Jim Melwert
May 08, 2019 - 3:28 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bail has been revoked for the Quakertown man accused of setting off bombs across upper Bucks County last spring. In addition to the explosives, 31-year-old David Surman Jr. is also charged with possession of child pornography. Prosecutors say the pornography was...
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