Montgomery County

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Jim Melwert
February 26, 2020 - 6:07 pm
The top two public defenders in Montgomery County were fired Wednesday. County officials are declining comment, but several others are weighing in. Read more here.
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Nicole Cadwalader
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Jim Melwert
February 24, 2020 - 2:22 pm
A 32-year-old Montgomery County woman will spend at least 12 ½ years in state prison, after she pleaded guilty but mentally ill to stabbing and beating her grandmother to death in June 2018. Read more here.
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Montgomery County firefighters take part in a rare live fire training session at an eight-home complex in Upper Dublin scheduled for demolition.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 15, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Some Montgomery County firefighters spent their Saturday battling fires at an eight-home complex already scheduled for demolition in Upper Dublin. Read more here.
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Residents in the Philadelphia area are receiving a mailing from the Republican National Committee that came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form.
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Jim Melwert
February 10, 2020 - 1:51 pm
A mailing from the Republican National Committee, which came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form, is now raising eyebrows up in the Philadelphia area. Read more here.
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Greg Nester, chief of mental health in the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office, with Cara McMenamin with DA’s office.
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Jim Melwert
February 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
The public defender’s office in Montgomery County has created a high-level position focused solely on mental health. Read more here.
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Nicholas Forman
Montgomery County Office of the District Attorney
Jim Melwert
February 07, 2020 - 12:39 pm
Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele shared new details on Friday about the investigation into the death of 22-year-old Sabrina Harooni of Gilbertsville. Read more here.
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Flowers at Ardmore Ave and School Lane in Ardmore, the site of a hit-and-run that left a 51-year-old man dead.
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Tim Jimenez
February 07, 2020 - 6:55 am
Police say they’re looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed a man Thursday night in Ardmore. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
February 06, 2020 - 5:30 pm
A Montgomery County man, who initially told police his girlfriend was jumped by three women after getting into an argument at a bar, is now charged with her murder. Read more here.
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Fire spread from a shed to a 10,000 tank at the Coopers Creek Chemical Corporation in West Conshohocken.
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Tim Jimenez
February 04, 2020 - 9:32 am
Firefighters from all over Montgomery County tackled a fire at a chemical plant in West Conshohocken early Tuesday morning. Read more here.
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James Clark
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 29, 2020 - 5:12 pm
A Montgomery County man, who hit a girl with his car as she crossed the street outside Abington Senior High School in August 2017, has been found not guilty. Read more here.
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