Montgomery County District Attorney

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Jim Melwert
April 17, 2020 - 12:59 pm
The Montgomery County district attorney’s office says domestic violence calls have gone up by 8% to 9% since social distancing efforts and stay-at-home orders went into effect last month. Read more here.
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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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Jim Melwert
December 05, 2019 - 1:37 pm
The man accused of shooting and killing a woman in her Montgomery County home last week has just been found not guilty of assaulting her in Maryland. Read more here.
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U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain announces indictments against three Chinese nationals in a drug trafficking ring.
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Kim Glovas
October 01, 2019 - 2:03 pm
Law enforcement from all levels of government have stopped an international drug trafficking operation after linking a Montgomery County man to the source in China. Three Chinese men have been indicted.
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Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele outside Upper Merion Township building.
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Ian Bush
March 18, 2019 - 3:58 pm
UPPER MERION TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Drivers: Watch your speed and other habits that might get you in trouble, because police are watching you. That’s the message from police departments in the Philadelphia area at the start of a new crackdown on aggressive behaviors behind the wheel. "We'...
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Authorities are investigating the scene of a home in Montgomery County where two bodies were found in the front yard.
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Jim Melwert
January 18, 2019 - 11:37 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office says it is closing the investigation into the deaths of an elderly couple in Fort Washington. Ross and Rhoda Woodward were found dead on the lawn of their home on South Bethlehem Pike on the morning of Dec. 4. RELATED:...
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Kim Glovas
November 27, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two teenagers are behind bars in connection with the murder of a Pottstown, Montgomery County woman last week. 18-year-old Aaron Taylor of Pottstown is charged with second and third degree murder. A 17-year-old faces robbery and conspiracy charges. RELATED: Police:...
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Jim Melwert
November 27, 2018 - 1:18 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Former attorney general Kathleen Kane has been ordered to report to Montgomery County jail by Thursday at 9 a.m. BREAKING: Former PA attorney general Kathleen Kane is ordered to report to county prison by 9AM Thursday by Montgomery County judge Wendy...
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Mark Abrams
November 19, 2018 - 11:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a woman who was found dead Sunday night in Pottstown apparently was shot during a home invasion robbery. District Attorney Kevin Steele says Montgomery County detectives have joined Pottstown police in investigating the...
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Montgomery County DA is asking for help identifying the person who shot a man in Cheltenham
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Jim Melwert
October 19, 2018 - 4:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Montgomery County District Attorney’s office is asking for the public’s help as they try to identify the person who shot and killed a Philadelphia man in Cheltenham earlier this week. 29-year-old Rithina Torn was shot at Dewey Road and Front Street near the...
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