homicide

Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Shara Dae Howard
January 16, 2020 - 7:13 pm
Authorities have identitfied the body of a man found in a trash bin in Philadelphia’s Olney section as 22-year-old Darius Cheeseboro. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Tim Jimenez
January 16, 2020 - 7:35 am
Police say the discovery of a man's body in Southwest Philadelphia and the stabbing death of a woman in Germantown are connected, and the woman's foster son is considered to be the suspect. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police headquarters
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
January 15, 2020 - 7:37 am
Police say a teen girl told her guidance counselor that she witnessed a man being killed a few weeks ago. The tip led the cops finding the body in a trash can on Tuesday. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police found a mother of five dead in her Mayfair home Thursday night.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
January 10, 2020 - 6:57 am
A young foster mother was found dead inside her Mayfair home Thursday night, and police are trying to find her killer. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
Paul Kurtz?KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
January 05, 2020 - 11:52 am
With the highest number of homicides in the city in more than a decade for 2019, the city’s District Attorney said gun violence is systemic and that his policies aren't to blame. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
December 31, 2019 - 12:48 pm
Two men were killed in North Philadelphia on Tuesday — breaking a decade-long record for the most homicides in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Heather Arias and Tracey Thomasey
Tom Rickert/KYW Newsradio
KYW In Depth
December 27, 2019 - 4:30 am
When someone is murdered in Philadelphia, families often don't know where to turn. The people at the Anti Violence Partnership of Philadelphia are there to help navigate the court system, connect grieving families with counseling, or even just provide emotional support in a court hearing. This week...
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Maximillian Han
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
AP News
December 26, 2019 - 1:24 pm
An Ambler man has been charged with murder after his father was found fatally beaten inside the family's home this week. Read more here.
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Josue Quino
Philadelphia Police Department
John McDevitt
December 26, 2019 - 10:56 am
The investigation continues into a holiday party turned deadly in Olney early Christmas morning. Police have identified 33-year-old Josue Quino, who is accused of killing his girlfriend, Juana Us-Perez, with a butcher knife and wounding her teenage son. Read more here.
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From left: William Korzon and Gloria Korzon
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio; Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 18, 2019 - 12:41 pm
In a case that took 38 years to crack, 76-year-old William Korzon pleaded guilty on Wednesday to voluntary manslaughter in the killing of his wife Gloria Korzon in 1981. He says he dumped her body in the Delaware River and told everyone she'd left him and run off to Florida. Read more here.
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