Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office

Collegeville home invasion
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Jim Melwert
February 20, 2020 - 2:04 pm
New details suggest a home intruder, who was fatally shot in Collegeville over the weekend, had a connection to a woman who was inside the house at the time. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
February 18, 2020 - 11:48 am
The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office has released the name of the 55-year-old who was shot and killed in Collegeville Saturday night. Read more here.
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Maximillian Han
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
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December 26, 2019 - 1:24 pm
An Ambler man has been charged with murder after his father was found fatally beaten inside the family's home this week. Read more here.
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William Torres
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Melwert
November 26, 2019 - 5:11 pm
An Elkton, Maryland man has been charged for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend in her Huntingdon Valley home. Read more here.
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Shamsuzzaman Mollah
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Melwert
October 31, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The death of a popular Bridgeport barber has remained a mystery since he was found dead in the trunk of his car a year-and-a-half ago. But now, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office has made an arrest in connection with his death. Read more here.
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Carol Snyder
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Melwert
October 29, 2019 - 1:17 pm
A Montgomery County woman is charged with stealing more than $600,000 from her employer over the course of seven years. Read more here.
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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
December 05, 2018 - 3:21 pm
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) —Officials still don’t know what caused the deaths of an elderly couple found outside their home in Fort Washington, late Tuesday morning. Ross and Rhoda Woodward were found in the yard of their home on South Bethlehem Pike right by the Turnpike. RELATED: Bodies...
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Jim Melwert
October 16, 2018 - 11:27 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Police say they think road rage sparked a deadly shooting in Montgomery County. It happened 9:30 p.m. Monday, near Dewey Road and Front Street, in Cheltenham. The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office says the initial investigation shows there was a traffic...
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Alexa Laffkas
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Jim Melwert
June 19, 2018 - 8:05 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An Exton woman was charged with a deadly hit-and-run in Norristown over Memorial Day weekend. Alexa Laffkas, 21, is accused of hitting and killing 64-year-old Clinton Rucker as he crossed Markley Street around 4 a.m. on May 27. According to charging documents,...
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