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Ahmed Elgaafary
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 15, 2019 - 12:35 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An Uber driver has been convicted in Chester County court of raping a passenger he picked up at Valley Forge Casino in February 2018. Ahmed Elgaafary, 27, showed no emotion as the verdict was read, guilty on all counts including rape of an unconscious person, and...
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Ahmed Elgaafary
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 14, 2019 - 8:33 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An Uber driver, accused of raping a 21-year-old he had picked up at the Valley Forge Casino after she passed out in his car, took the stand in his own defense to say the contact was consensual. Ahmed Elgaafary, 27, is charged with rape of an unconscious person...
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Ahmed Elgaafary
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 13, 2019 - 2:11 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Malvern woman who says she was raped by an Uber driver after she was picked up at the Valley Forge Casino in February 2018 told her story in Chester County court on Tuesday. The driver, 27-year-old Ahmed Elgaafary from Lansdale, is charged with rape of an...
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Courtesy of the Upper Gwynedd Township Fire Department
June 29, 2019 - 8:14 pm
LANSDALE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An elderly woman was trapped in her car for over an hour after she crashed into a Montgomery County apartment building. The crash took place along the 1000 block of South Valley Forge Road Saturday afternoon. Photos show the woman's car almost fully in a vertical...
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Road Work
Mark Abrams
June 05, 2019 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — State police are investigating the death Wednesday of a construction worker on the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike just above Lansdale. A turnpike official says says the accident, which happeneed shortly before 10 a.m., involved a contract worker who...
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Preston Lonnberg-Lane, 30, is sentenced to 20 to 40 years behind bars after pleading guilty to the third-degree murder of his father.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
January 22, 2019 - 3:31 pm
LANSDALE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Lansdale man who stabbed and choked his father to death in March 2018 will spend up to 40 years behind bars after pleading guilty to third-degree murder. Preston Lonnberg-Lane, 30, attacked his 74-year-old adoptive father, Thomas Lane, with a butter knife in the...
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Preston Lonnberg-Lane
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Ian Bush
April 05, 2018 - 6:05 pm
LANSDALE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Lansdale man who prosecutors say attacked his dad with a butter knife is now behind bars on murder charges. It was a "savage attack," according to Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele, for which Preston Lonnberg-Lane has been arrested. Police say they...
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