Oxford Circle

Nathaniel Norris
Philadelphia Police Department
May 31, 2019 - 11:32 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for a missing 14-year-old boy who has autism. Nathaniel Norris was last seen in the Oxford Circle neighborhood on Monday, just before 6 p.m. Norris is 6' 3" and was seen wearing a red-and-black hoodie and black-and-white sneakers, and...
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Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
April 20, 2019 - 8:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A foot pursuit turns deadly after a man opens fire at police and then turns the gun on himself in the Oxford Circle section of the city, officials say. Philadelphia police say just after 6:30 p.m. officers were responding to call when they were flagged down about a...
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Daniel Dougherty
File
Steve Tawa
April 04, 2019 - 4:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After a week of hearing testimony and viewing evidence, jurors have begun deliberations after closing arguments in the murder trial of Daniel Dougherty. He was previously twice convicted of setting the fire that killed his two young boys in their Oxford Circle...
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Daniel Dougherty
File
Steve Tawa
April 02, 2019 - 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — At the third arson murder trial of a man accused of killing his two young sons in an Oxford Circle rowhouse fire in 1985, the defense called an expert witness. Fire science investigator Timothy Hattwick told jurors he disagreed with the fire marshal's initial report...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
March 29, 2019 - 6:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was day three in the trial of a man accused of killing his toddler sons in a 1985 house fire. Today, a Philadelphia Fire Marshal took the stand and explained that the fire, in his expert opinion, was intentionally set. The fire investigator says he's studied dozens...
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Criminal Justice Center
Holli Stephens/KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
March 28, 2019 - 6:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Theatrics filled the courtroom Thursday after a full day of testimony in the third trial against the Philadelphia man accused of killing his two toddler sons in 1985. The convictions in two pervious trials were overturned by a higher court. Acting as the defendant and...
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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
KYW Newsradio, file
Steve Tawa
March 27, 2019 - 4:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jurors are hearing the third trial of a man who is accused of intentionally setting a fire in his Oxford Circle row house in 1985, which killed his 3- and 4-year-old sons. Pennsylvania Superior Court overturned both of Daniel Dougherty’s previous convictions...
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Firefighters / Smoke Alarms
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
December 14, 2018 - 4:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- After a fatal fire in a Oxford Circle neighborhood earlier this month, the Philadelphia Fire Department was out on the block providing safety literature and smoke alarms. Captain Larry Boyle and firefighter Mike Cameron were among the firefighters knocking on doors...
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Students from Mitchell Elementary School
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
June 01, 2018 - 12:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Students at a school in Philadelphia's Kingsessing neighborhood are learning about how to manage money. And they may soon have some extra money to manage. At the beginning of the school year, Mitchell Elementary School Principal Stephanie Andrewlevich issued a...
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