Montgomery County

Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
July 18, 2019 - 5:03 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Montgomery County woman is on her way to state prison for selling the drugs that killed a Willow Grove man in 2016. After she was sentenced to six to 15 years in state prison for selling fentanyl laced heroin to 32-year-old Michael Pastorino, Gwendolyn Prebish...
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Jim Melwert
July 08, 2019 - 4:46 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Montgomery County man is ordered to stand trial on charges he killed his girlfriend’s 4-year-old daughter in 2016. Charges were filed more than 2 1/2 years after the little girl died when her brother was hospitalized with what are described as injuries similar to...
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The man who spent decades in charge of Montgomery County detectives is starting an art and music school for veterans, first-responders and their kids.
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Jim Melwert
July 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The man who spent decades in charge of Montgomery County detectives is starting an art and music school for veterans, first-responders and their kids. Oscar Vance was chief of Montgomery County detectives for 30 years, retiring in 2012. Through his Vance Community...
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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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Alicia Terrizzi and Loreen Bloodgood are shown at Stonehenge with their two sons.
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Jim Melwert
June 26, 2019 - 6:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — In 2015 — 46 years after the Stonewall uprising — same-sex marriage became the law of the land with a 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court. But two years before that, the Montgomery County register of wills played a key role in getting same-sex marriages...
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Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
June 25, 2019 - 4:56 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Sixteen people are charged in a drug smuggling ring that authorities say shipped drugs in stuffed animals and used stolen identities to rent luxury apartments in Montgomery County. The Montgomery County District Attorney’s office says 29-year-old Amir Green...
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Jim Melwert
June 25, 2019 - 4:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby has filed an appeal of his sex assault conviction in Montgomery County in hopes of getting a new trial. In his 175-page appeal to Pennsylvania Superior Court, Bill Cosby says the Montgomery County judge that oversaw his trial on sex assault charges erred by...
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Black Bear
Tim Jimenez
June 11, 2019 - 7:06 am
UPDATED: 9:30 a.m. ___ ORELAND, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Some people in Bucks and Montgomery counties reported seeing a bear wandering around their neighborhood on Monday. One of the last bear sightings reported came from Integrity Avenue in Oreland, a few minutes away from the Oreland Train Station...
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Paper Ballot
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Jim Melwert
June 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Montgomery County officials will make some changes to their new paper ballot voting system before the fall election. Montgomery County elections board chief clerk Lee Soltysiak says they got a lot of feedback on the new paper-ballot system, but they heard some...
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Jim Melwert
June 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Montgomery County woman will spend time behind bars for running over two township workers — killing one and seriously injuring the other. Montgomery County judge William Carpenter sentenced Luciana Stock to 11 1/2 to 23 months in county jail along with 100...
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