Montgomery County

A deadly crash had a section of Ridge Pike closed in Plymouth Township Friday morning.
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Tim Jimenez
September 13, 2019 - 7:24 am
Authorities have now released the identities of three people who were killed, and fourth that was critcally injured in a nasty head on-crash in Plymouth Township late Thursday night.
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Thomas Kummer
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 10, 2019 - 5:34 pm
Thomas Kummer, a former Abington Senior High School Latin teacher, has been sentenced to nearly a year, at least, in Montgomery County jail for having an inappropriate relationship with a student, which started on an overseas trip that he chaperoned. Read more here.
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Ransomware
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KYW Staff
September 10, 2019 - 3:07 pm
The Souderton Area School District in Montgomery County was targeted in a cyberattack over Labor Day weekend, and officials say they are still experiencing disruptions. Read more here.
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Ultimate Frisbee player
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Paul Kurtz
August 31, 2019 - 1:50 pm
The top Frisbee teams in the nation are in Montgomery County this Labor Day weekend competing in the USA Ultimate Pro Championship.
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Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 26, 2019 - 6:56 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — When a Montgomery County man goes on trial for first-degree murder next month, the jury will hear a chilling audio recording of a deadly shooting. In the recording, which is less than a minute, three gunshots, each about ten seconds apart, can be heard over...
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Site of small plane crash
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
AP News
August 23, 2019 - 8:34 am
HATBORO, Pa. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators that a small plane was flying low, its wings were tipping and the engine was very loud before it crashed into the backyard of a suburban Philadelphia home earlier this month. All three on board — a husband, wife and their 19-year-old daughter — were...
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Cheyenn Hurt
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 19, 2019 - 4:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested a West Chester woman in connection with a murder two years ago in Philadelphia's Overbrook neighborhood. Cheyenn Hurt has been charged with murder, burglary and arson in the death of a 29-year-old man who was found stabbed to the death in the...
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Bill Cosby
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Jim Melwert
August 12, 2019 - 5:07 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby’s lawyers were in Pennsylvania Superior Court Monday, trying to argue the 82-year-old deserves a new trial. But judging by the tone of the questions, it did not go well for Cosby. His lawyers say the Montgomery County judge who oversaw Cosby’s criminal...
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Police say there were no survivors in this small plane crash.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
August 08, 2019 - 7:18 am
UPDATED: 8:00 p.m. ___ UPPER MORELAND, TWP., Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Three family members died in a small plane crash in Upper Moreland Township early Thursday morning. A lot of emergency personnel is on scene and still on their way. Please be aware of fire police EMS PD and FD in your rear view...
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Philadelphia Police Department
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Jim Melwert
August 07, 2019 - 6:03 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — After a review of social media accounts landed dozens of Philadelphia police officers in hot water, a new effort has taken a closer look at cops' social media posts in the suburbs. Of some of the images and posts found by watchdog group The Plain View...
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