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James L. Jordan
Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff's Office via AP
May 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
(Associated Press) — For the past couple of weeks, hikers along the Appalachian Trail had been warning each other about a hiker who was threatening other hikers with a large knife. The man, who used the trail nickname of "Sovereign," was arrested in Tennessee last month after some hikers reported...
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Chinatown
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
April 23, 2019 - 5:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man wanted for the fatal stabbing of a Cherry Hill man in Chinatown in October 2018 has been arrested Tuesday in Southwest Philadelphia by federal marshals and homicide detectives. Police officers said they received information that 26-year-old Victor Yan was hiding...
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Body camera video shows Timothy Deal approaching officer with a knife.
Atlantic City Police Department
Mark Abrams
April 23, 2019 - 1:25 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Atlantic County prosecutor's office has ruled that an Atlantic City police officer was justified in using deadly force after a man stabbed the officer with a knife during an unprovoked attack. The prosecutor's office says the incident happened June 22, 2018...
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Chinatown
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
April 10, 2019 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A city judge has upheld murder charges against some of the nearly dozen people accused of brutally attacking a South Jersey man and his girlfriend in Chinatown last fall. During the preliminary hearing, prosecutors showed surveillance video from different angles of...
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Philadelphia Police Homicide Unit Captain Jason Smith
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
March 08, 2019 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA police supervisors have handed off Thursday morning's deadly stabbing in Center City to Philadelphia police homicide investigators. Charles Green, 50, has been charged with murder. Police say he stabbed a 30-year-old man on the subway concourse near the Walnut-...
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Members of Philadelphia's Ethiopian and Eritrean communities are asking questions after one of their own was shot by police on Wednesday night.
Courtesy of Saba Tedla
Cherri Gregg
March 07, 2019 - 6:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Members of Philadelphia's Ethiopian and Eritrean communities are asking questions after one of their own was shot by police on Wednesday night. Police say the victim was wielding a knife, but his supporters believe there's more to the story. "The information that is...
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Spruce Street entrance to the SEPTA Broad Street Line
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
March 07, 2019 - 8:02 am
UPDATED: 12:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say they are still working to determine exactly what happened after a “violent confrontation” left a man stabbed to death in Center City. According to authorities, the incident took place at about 6:30 a.m. on a Broad Street...
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Tristian Jones (right) is escorted out of court, March 4, 2019.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
March 05, 2019 - 2:38 pm
UPDATED: 5.30 p.m. NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It took a jury in Montgomery County about two hours to find a 36-year-old man guilty of two counts of first-degree murder for killing his mistress and their unborn child. Tristian Jones' attorney, Carrie Allman, said it wasn't her client who...
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Tristian Jones (right) is escorted out of court, March 4, 2019.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
March 04, 2019 - 2:39 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The prosecution has wrapped up their case against a 36-year-old who was charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing his girlfriend and her unborn child. On the final day of testimony from prosecution witnesses, jurors heard from Montgomery County...
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Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
February 19, 2019 - 12:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are investigating a killing and two attacks that left two people in the hospital. Around 9 a.m. Tuesday, police were called to East Chelten Avenue and Anderson Street in Germantown. A 37-year-old man had been shot in the chest and arm, and was...
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