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Shawn Felmey
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Tim Jimenez
May 16, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Bucks County man was arrested in Florida on Wednesday. Authorities say he's facing charges for murdering his girlfriend's toddler son back in December. Falls Township Police and Bucks County detectives made a thousand-mile trip to arrest Shawn Felmey, 45, in...
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Jonathan Harris and Christina Kraft
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office/Facebook
Jim Melwert
May 09, 2019 - 12:11 pm
UPDATED: 6:40 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It took jurors about 5 1/2 hours to find the man who killed a model in her Ardmore condo guilty of first-degree murder. Jonathan Harris showed little reaction as the verdict was read and he was found guilty of first-degree murder, kidnapping and...
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Samantha Jones
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 08, 2019 - 12:51 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 31-year-old Bucks County woman has pleaded guilty to killing her 10-week-old son by breastfeeding him with a deadly combination of drugs in her system. Samantha Jones broke down in tears on Wednesday as she told the judge she loved her little boy and would do...
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Officials guide students off a bus and into a recreation center where they were reunited with their parents after a shooting at a suburban Denver middle school Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Highlands Ranch, Colo.
AP Photo/David Zalubowski
May 08, 2019 - 9:00 am
By Kathleen Foody and P. Solomon Banda, Associated Press HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — Two high school students shot and killed a classmate and injured eight others at a charter school in a Colorado community that marked the 20th anniversary of one of the nation's worst school shootings just weeks...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
May 07, 2019 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A young Philadelphia man has admitted to killing a man near Tacony Creek last year. David Warlea says he stood over 21-year-old Juanyea Kennedy last May and shot him several times, killing him. In front of a half-dozen members of the victim’s family, 19-year-old...
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Tyquan Athinson
Philadelphia Police Department
Steve Tawa
April 24, 2019 - 3:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While Philadelphia police and U.S. Marshals say the arrest of the suspect in the murder of the son of a police commander was uneventful, the defense contends his client was "beaten with assault rifles." His comments came outside the Criminal Justice Center after the...
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Chinatown
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
April 23, 2019 - 5:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man wanted for the fatal stabbing of a Cherry Hill man in Chinatown in October 2018 has been arrested Tuesday in Southwest Philadelphia by federal marshals and homicide detectives. Police officers said they received information that 26-year-old Victor Yan was hiding...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
April 12, 2019 - 7:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say a person, believed to be connected to the shooting death of a Wissinoming auto shop owner, has been taken into custody. The suspect, officials say, led officers on a car chase that ended not far from where 56-year-old Michael Gleba was shot and...
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Tyquan Athinson
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
April 03, 2019 - 1:56 pm
UPDATED: 7:47 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have taken into custody a suspect for the murder of a top police commander's son over the weekend. Police say 19-year-old Tyquan "Fats" Atkinson was picked up Wednesday evening in Chester. Police believe Atkinson is...
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Eric Holder
Los Angeles Police Department via AP
April 02, 2019 - 6:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police on Tuesday arrested the man suspected of fatally shooting rapper Nipsey Hussle, authorities said. Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run for two days before he was captured in Bellflower, a Los Angeles-area city about 20 miles southeast of where Hussle was gunned down two...
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