Montgomery County

Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 10, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County. According to the complaint in April , two women went into a used car dealership, El Camino Motors, on...
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Wooden gavel in courtroom
Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
September 05, 2018 - 2:25 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Lawyers for a West Pottsgrove man serving life for the 1993 murder of a neighbor are presenting witnesses in Montgomery County court, seeking a reduced sentence because of a Supreme Court ruling that declares life sentences for juveniles "cruel and unusual"...
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Austin Parkinson
Plymouth Township Police Department
Jim Melwert
August 30, 2018 - 3:53 pm
PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 21-year-old Montgomery County man will spend at least the next four decades in prison after pleading guilty to a murder in Plymouth Township last fall. Austin Parkinson from West Norriton admitted to killing and robbing 31-year-old Chad Konata in a parking...
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Manor Care Health Services
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 16, 2018 - 6:25 am
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Fire and smoke at a Montgomery County nursing home forced more than 100 residents out Wednesday night. Firefighters and other emergency crews spent much of their night and morning at the Manor Care Health Services building on Huntingdon Pike, just off...
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Montgomery county courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
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Jim Melwert
August 15, 2018 - 5:47 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — After just four hours of jury deliberations, a Horsham man accused of vehicular homicide for a deadly crash in Upper Dublin last May has been found not guilty. According to testimony, Erek Cunningham was driving 66 mph in a 25 mph zone on Twining Road when 77-year-...
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Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
August 14, 2018 - 6:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have arrested two suspects, a man and a woman, in response to an active shooter situation just after 6 p.m. in Montgomery County. Several police units from differing area departments rushed to a Walmart in Cheltenham, located at 1000 Easton Road,...
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Montgomery county courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
August 14, 2018 - 1:55 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A tragic accident or a crime? That’s the question a Montgomery County jury will decide when they begin deliberations Wednesday in the trial of a Horsham man accused of causing a deadly crash in Upper Dublin last May. On the morning of May 10, 2017, 77-year-old...
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Water Department crews unclogging the drains on Kelly Drive, which is closed between Midvale and Ferry Rd.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 14, 2018 - 7:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Chester, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties until 2:22 p.m. A flood warning is in effect for Delaware County until 1:54 p.m. Conditions have improved dramatically since Monday, but some street flooding led...
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STOPit app
Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office
Shara Dae Howard
August 06, 2018 - 8:56 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Montgomery County Department of Public Safety is launching a new app in an effort to fight crime. Montgomery County is the first county in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania to have an anonymous crime tips app, called STOPit. "It's an anonymous tip app. They can...
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Police Light Generic
Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
August 03, 2018 - 6:57 am
WHITEMARSH TWP., Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Whitemarsh Township in Montgomery County are investigating a fatal stabbing. It was first reported around 2 a.m. at an office park near Campus Drive and Butler Pike. Campus Drive is closed while police are on the scene. No information is available...
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