theft

Joseph McLoone
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 21, 2019 - 3:22 pm
DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A priest in Chester County is charged with stealing from his Downingtown parish. Prosecutors say 56-year-old Joseph McLoone stole $98,405 from St. Joseph Parish, nearly $40,000 of which came from the All Souls collection — money donated by parishioners in memory...
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Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man captured on security video using a baby stroller to help him steal flat-screen TVs from the Mann Center in West Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Police Department
Mark Abrams
July 30, 2019 - 3:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man captured on security video using a baby stroller to help him steal TVs from the Mann Center in West Philadelphia. Southwest detectives say the brazen thief pushed a double-seat baby stroller...
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Boxes.
Martin Barraud/Getty Images
May 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Indiana man claims his parents converted his property and it's got nothing to do with religion. Or maybe it does. After an Indiana man's divorce, he moved in with parents. But when he moved out a year later, he realized...
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Courtesy of The Franklin Institute
Ian Bush
May 16, 2019 - 1:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was never a matter of if Michael Rohana took the thumb from a 2,000-year-old cavalryman statue — he admitted as much. But federal prosecutors in Philadelphia aren't letting the "thumb thief" off the hook that easy. They will retry 25-year-old Rohana for stealing a...
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Desiree Peterkin-Bell
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Kristen Johanson
May 10, 2019 - 11:06 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former City Representative Desiree Peterkin-Bell has pleaded guilty to five charges , including conflict of interest, tampering with records, and receiving stolen funds, as part of plea agreement with Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro. Judge Scott DiClaudio...
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Victoria's Secret
Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret
May 03, 2019 - 5:38 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police in Pennsylvania have identified two suspects accused of stealing $21,000 worth of Victoria's Secret underwear last month. Lower Allen Township police say an 18-year-old woman and a juvenile they aren't naming entered the store at the Capital City Mall near Harrisburg...
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Scott Bahner
Bucks County District Attorney’s Office
Steve Tawa
May 03, 2019 - 4:47 pm
BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A former rescue squad chief has been accused of abusing his position in Bristol Township to steal thousands of dollars in ambulance company funds. Former Bucks County Rescue Squad Chief Scott Bahner is accused of stealing more than $157,000 in ambulance funds...
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Gloria Frances Byars
Philadelphia Police Department
Cherri Gregg
April 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office announced charges Tuesday against a Delaware County woman who allegedly bilked thousands of dollars from the elderly. Gloria Frances Byars has been charged with multiple counts of theft, theft by deception, receiving stolen...
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Stolen colonoscopes from Lankenau Medical Center
Lower Merion Police Department
Jim Melwert
April 25, 2019 - 2:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — According to investigators, the people who stole $450,000 worth of hospital equipment knew specifically what they wanted and where they were going. On April 20, at least three people stole expensive colonoscopes from Lankenau Medical Center. Lower Merion police...
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Patrick Bradley
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
April 19, 2019 - 3:32 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A lawyer from Collegeville who pleaded guilty to stealing from trust funds set up for people with special needs has been sentenced. The 17- to 34-year prison sentence for Patrick Bradley represents one year for each of his 17 victims, according to prosecutor Kelli...
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