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AP News
July 31, 2020 - 3:29 pm
A Florida teen hacked the Twitter accounts of prominent politicians, celebrities and technology moguls to scam people around the globe out of more than $100,000 in Bitcoin. Read more here.
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James McCauley
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
June 17, 2020 - 2:52 pm
A Delaware County teen has been sentenced to 15 to 30 months behind bars, after he allegedly shot a classmate in the face during a drug deal gone wrong in Havertown last year. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 29, 2020 - 5:12 pm
Philadelphia police say they have arrested a teenager in connection with a rape and shooting inside an Overbrook apartment earlier this month. Read more here.
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Mark Abrams
May 18, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Federal authorities are concerned about a rise in reports of predators using social media apps during the COVID-19 crisis to sexually exploit teens and pre-teens. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
February 25, 2020 - 7:27 pm
After a close encounter with a casualty of the opioid crisis, a Bucks County high school student designed a device that not only dispenses a lifesaving drug, but also alerts emergency services for help. Read more here.
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Joel Saint-Fort and Charles Davis
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
February 21, 2020 - 12:24 pm
A man and a teenager have been charged with the murder of a young woman, who was shot and killed earlier this week in front of a North Philadelphia Catholic school. Read more here.
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Gritty
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KYW Staff
February 03, 2020 - 10:52 am
Philadelphia police say Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty has been cleared of allegations that he assaulted a 13-year-old boy during a photoshoot. Read more here.
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James Clark
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 29, 2020 - 5:12 pm
A Montgomery County man, who hit a girl with his car as she crossed the street outside Abington Senior High School in August 2017, has been found not guilty. Read more here.
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Gritty
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Andrew Kramer
January 22, 2020 - 3:49 pm
Philadelphia police are looking into claims that the Flyers’ mascot Gritty physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November 2019. Read more here.
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Tyseem Murray
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 21, 2020 - 5:05 pm
A teenager has been arrested for the murder of a corner store cashier earlier this month in South Philadephia — and charged in the execution-style murder of a 15-year-old back in October. Read more here.
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