stabbing

Officer Dan Gallagher.
Courtesy of the Lansdale Borough Police Department
Andrew Kramer
July 05, 2019 - 1:43 pm
QUAKERTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An off-duty Lansdale police officer is recovering after he was stabbed Friday morning in Bucks County. At a press conference Friday afternoon, Bucks County District Attorney Matt Weintraub says Lansdale police officer Dan Gallagher was not on the clock when he came...
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The scene of a shooting at the Wilson Park Apartments on Bailey Terrace.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
June 25, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A pair of shooting incidents in a South Philadelphia neighborhood on Monday night has left two people dead. "We're very, very concerned due to the fact that we had four people shot within two hours and two of them are dead,” said Chief Inspector Scott Small. Police...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
June 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman was stabbed to death during a fight Tuesday night that police say may have started over a parking spot in East Germantown. It happened started on Lena Street near Penn Street, in a neighborhood just off Germantown Avenue. Police say a fight brok out around 9:...
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Chinatown
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
June 11, 2019 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For about the 10th time since Brett Berdini was attacked by a mob of people in Chinatown and stabbed to death, his family sat through another day in court — this time, to hear three of the defendants waive their preliminary hearings. Victor Yan, 26, has been charged...
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Cole Herring
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 30, 2019 - 12:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia man accused of stabbing a teen girl 77 times has rejected a plea deal offered by the city's district attorney. Now, his trial date has been set. Prosecutors say Cole Herring met 15-year-old Sabriya McLean on social media. During a sexual encounter, he...
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This aerial photo shows the scene of an attack in Kawasaki, near Tokyo.
Kyodo News/AP via CNN
May 27, 2019 - 9:26 pm
By Yoko Wakatsuki, CNN (CNN) -- Eight children were among at least 15 people hurt in a stabbing spree at a park in the city of Kawasaki on Tuesday, authorities said. The city's fire department said it received an emergency call at 7:44 a.m. Tokyo time that a number of people had been stabbed,...
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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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