Samilya Brown
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 28, 2020 - 5:49 pm
The Philadelphia woman accused of brutally beating, burning, starving and biting a 4-year-old child will be held on first-degree murder charges. Read more here.
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A vigil in Fairmount held to remember 4-year-old Zya Singleton.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
November 19, 2019 - 8:52 pm
A Philadelphia neighborhood comes together to remember a 4-year-old girl who died earlier this month after what officials are calling severe physical abuse. Read more here.
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Jasmine Singleton and her daughter, Zya, when she was 2-years-old.
Provided by Jasmine Singleton
Cherri Gregg
November 12, 2019 - 8:28 pm
The biological mother of the 4-year-old who was brutally abused in Francisville is speaking out after murder charges against her daughter's caretaker were announced. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
November 12, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Samilya Brown, 38, has been charged with murder in the death of 4-year-old Zya Singleton. Prosecutors say the child suffered years of physical abuse. Read more here.
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Antionette Lee
October 30, 2019 - 7:00 pm
A 4-year-old girl is in critical condition after falling out of a second floor window and landing on chairs below. Read more here.
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Courtesy of the Philadelphia Police Department
May 05, 2019 - 7:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say they have located the mother of a baby girl who was abandoned Saturday morning in the Kensington section of the city. According to police, at about 7:30 a.m. yesterday 35-year-old Desiree Frederick was along the 3100 block of E. Street when she...
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Andrew Kramer
January 10, 2019 - 7:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A student was rushed to the hospital Thursday afternoon after an incident at a Philadelphia elementary school. Police say a 12-year-old girl used a pair of scissors to stab an 11-year-old boy in the head. This happened toward the end of the school day at John Barry...
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This undated image provided the Harris County Sheriff's Office shows Eric Black Jr. Prosecutors said Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019, that the shooting death of a 7-year-old black girl as she rode in her family's vehicle stemmed from a case of mistaken identity.
Harris County Sheriff's Office via AP
January 06, 2019 - 9:41 am
HOUSTON (AP) — A black man was arrested and charged with murder in the killing of a 7-year-old black girl in a drive-by shooting that authorities said Sunday appeared to be a case of mistaken identity, not a racially motivated attack, as her family feared. Jazmine Barnes' family had described the...
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