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Tymear Johnson
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 08, 2019 - 12:15 pm
A 22-year-old Philadelphia man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for shooting a 13-year-old boy point-blank in a Chinese takeout restaurant, all over an alleged insulting gesture. Read more here.
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Tymear Johnson
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 07, 2019 - 4:50 pm
The case against a Philadelphia man accused of shooting a 13-year-old boy point-blank inside a Chinese takeout restaurant is now in the jury’s hands. Read more here.
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Eric Torres
Philadelphia Police Department; inset: KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
October 31, 2019 - 12:58 pm
Once again, another mistrial has been declared in the case against a man accused of shooting a Philly cop six years ago, this time because jurors were talking about the case. Read more here.
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Eric Torres
Philadelphia Police Department; inset: KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
October 30, 2019 - 4:30 am
For a third time, city prosecutors will try their case against Eric Torres, who they say shot a Philly police officer after a car stop-and-chase six years ago. Read more here.
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Jury summons
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Pat Loeb
September 30, 2019 - 7:56 pm
Philadelphia court officials are apologizing for a blunder that resulted in hundreds of prospective jurors receiving a threatening postcard about ignoring a jury summons — even though they never received a summons in the first place. Read more here.
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Sean Kratz
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 16, 2019 - 5:14 pm
Sean Kratz's trial doesn't start until November, but jury selection is underway for the 21-year-old, who is accused of killing three men on a Bucks County farm in July 2017. Read more here.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
September 10, 2019 - 8:40 pm
Philly cops will be paying close attention to the retrial of Eric Torres this week. Torres was originally convicted of shooting a police officer during a traffic stop and scuffle in Feltonville six years ago. Read more here.
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Camden County police
Courier-Post, file
David Madden
June 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A suspended Camden police officer will now face a second trial in federal court on charges that he used excessive force to take down a suspect a year-and-a-half ago. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jason Richardson told Judge Robert Kugler they would re-try Officer Nicholas...
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Clayton Carter stands trial for the fatal shooting of his neighbor George Jennings
Courtesy of the Chester County Police Department
Jim Melwert
June 13, 2019 - 2:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The fate of a Chester County man who shot and killed his neighbor in 2017 is now in the hands of a jury. The shooter claims it was self-defense, but prosecutors call it an execution. Prosecutors say Clayton Carter hid a gun in his sweatshirt pocket with the intent of...
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Jonathan Harris and Christina Kraft
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office/Facebook
Jim Melwert
May 07, 2019 - 1:40 pm
UPDATED: 5:35 p.m. ___ NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Jurors in the trial of a Philadelphia man accused of murdering a one-time Playboy model in her Ardmore condo last summer heard from the man who was the last one to see the two before she was killed. Jurors watched video Tuesday of Christina...
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