murder

Hassan Elliott
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 19, 2020 - 1:22 pm
Authorities have charged Hassan Elliott with the murder of Philadelphia Police Officer James O’Connor. Read more here.
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Gavel in a courtroom.
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Kristen Johanson
March 03, 2020 - 5:33 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has named the "special master to investigate" how the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is being handled by the Philadelphia District Attorney, and how the investigation will play out. The judge is no stranger to high profile cases. Read more here.
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Razique Bumpas
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 25, 2020 - 9:53 am
A Philadelphia man has been charged with murdering a pregnant woman and her unborn child, but police are still looking for someone else. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
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Kristen Johanson
February 24, 2020 - 4:16 pm
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will appoint a special investigator to look into how the Mumia Abu-Jamal case is being handled by Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner. Read more here.
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Joel Saint-Fort and Charles Davis
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 21, 2020 - 12:24 pm
A man and a teenager have been charged with the murder of a young woman, who was shot and killed earlier this week in front of a North Philadelphia Catholic school. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw at her first City Council hearing.
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Pat Loeb
February 21, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia's new police commissioner made her first appearance in City Council Thursday, testifying at a hearing of the Special Committee on Gun Violence Prevention. Read more here.
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Shana Decree, 45, and her daughter Dominique Decree, 19, are charged with five counts of murder and conspiracy.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
February 18, 2020 - 2:11 pm
Nearly one year after a mother and daughter were charged with killing five family members in a small Morrisville apartment, the pair made their first appearance in Bucks County court, where they both pleaded not guilty. Read more here.
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Laura Bluestein
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 10:31 am
A New Jersey woman who authorities said was digging a grave for her dead wife when police arrived at the home 2 1/2 years ago has been convicted of manslaughter but acquitted of murder. Read more here.
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AP News
February 13, 2020 - 9:51 am
Two men serving life sentences for a double killing 25 years ago, but whose convictions were recently thrown out because of evidence that cast doubt on their guilt, celebrated with relatives and friends after they walked out of prison. Read more here.
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A Berks County home where murder charges have been filed against a woman whose children were found hanging in this home's basement.
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Jim Melwert
February 12, 2020 - 3:04 pm
The Berks County woman whose children were found hanging in the basement of her home will stand trial on charges she killed them. Read more here.
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