Police Standoff

Curtis Fish
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 13, 2020 - 2:53 pm
A Bucks County man is dead after a fire and standoff with police on Tuesday. Authorities say he was out on bail, awaiting trial on rape and kidnapping charges. Read more here.
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2020 - 5:32 pm
Maurice Hill, the man accused of shooting six Philadelphia police officers during an eight-hour standoff in Nicetown last summer, will go to trial on additional attempted murder and reckless endangerment charges. Read more here.
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
December 19, 2019 - 6:28 pm
More than five dozen additional charges have been filed against the man accused of shooting six Philadelphia police officers this summer in Nicetown. Read more here.
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Aftermath of Jersey City shooting
Kevin Hagen/AP
AP News
December 11, 2019 - 3:16 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said at a news conference with other officials Wednesday that the two Jersey City attackers are prime suspects in the death of a man whose body had been found in a car trunk nearby over the weekend. Read more here.
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Law enforcement personnel walk near the scene following a shooting.
Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AP Photo
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy gunfire for hours, authorities said. Read the latest here.
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Nicetown-Tioga police standoff
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Rachel Kurland
September 17, 2019 - 5:00 am
In the span of eight long hours on Aug. 14, the Nicetown-Tioga neighborhood was turned upside-down, as police juggled a standoff with a man who was shooting at them from inside a house. From the bright light of day to the early-morning hours, listen to how this prominent shooting was reported live...
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Charlotte Reese
Flashpoint
August 23, 2019 - 4:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia attorney who helped talk down the gunman in the Nicetown standoff said he has been receiving death threats. According to Shaka Johnson, not everyone is happy his client — the alleged gunman, 36-year-old Maurice Hill — made it out alive following the...
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