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Norristown police have released a sketch of the suspect in a series of assaults.
Norristown Police Department
Mark Abrams
December 12, 2018 - 2:22 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Norristown police have released a sketch of the suspect in a series of assaults on five women between Dec. 1 and 8. Police say the man grabbed each of the women from behind and took them to the ground. Some of there were also robbed. RELATED: Norristown police seek...
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Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
November 29, 2018 - 2:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are trying to find at least two people, possibly three, who worked together in a home invasion robbery early Thursday morning in Fairmount. A woman was approached by a teenage girl or a young woman who asked to use her phone just after midnight. "...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
November 20, 2018 - 6:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PGW is warning people to be very careful when someone claiming to be from the utility knocks on their door. Watch out for imposters is the message from PGW, and all utility companies. "These criminals are very good at identifying and targeting the most vulnerable in...
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Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's help after a bank robber held up the Tompkins VIST Bank in Fox Chase Monday.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kim Glovas
October 31, 2018 - 3:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's help after a bank robber held up the Tompkins VIST Bank in Fox Chase Monday. Philadelphia Police and the FBI are investigating the job, which happened just before 1:30 p.m. at the bank located at the intersection...
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The Philadelphia Police Department, the Cheltenham Township Police Department, and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subjects believed responsible for at least nine armed commercial robberies in the past four weeks.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 17, 2018 - 12:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities in Philadelphia and Montgomery County are searching for two men in their 20s, who have robbed at least nine different businesses in the last month. At least two individuals are involved in the robberies, which occurred at various times of day. Police say...
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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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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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Keion Wells
Philadelphia Police Department
Kim Glovas
August 20, 2018 - 3:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have arrested a suspect after the man posed as a landscaper two weeks ago, barged into a woman's home, and sexually assaulted her. Keion Wells, 22, of Crowson Street in the Germantown section of the city is charged with aggravated assault, rape,...
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Surveillance video shows what police believe to be the get-away car following a violent home invasion and robbery.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 14, 2018 - 3:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities are searching for a trio of suspects they say robbed and assaulted a woman inside her South Philadelphia home near the Italian Market last week. Investigators say a pair of men — at least one armed with a gun — broke into a house on 10th Street near...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
August 12, 2018 - 11:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for a pair of gunmen who abducted a woman in a Walmart parking lot Saturday night. Near the Walmart on the 9700 block of Roosevelt Boulevard, investigators say a woman was forced into her car at gunpoint just before 5 p.m. Saturday by...
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