Tom Hogan

Discarded crack pipe
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Jim Melwert
May 15, 2019 - 1:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the high-profile battle against heroin and opioids continues to grab headlines, Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan said crystal methamphetamine is back — "with a vengeance." About 15 years ago, a kilo of high-quality crystal meth would cost about $47,000...
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Ambulance Generic
Tim Jimenez
April 11, 2019 - 7:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A baby boy is recovering, and police are investigating, after the infant was found unresponsive in a bathtub Wednesday in Chester County. The baby is less than a year old, according to Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan, and he was found in a home on Conestoga...
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Arc of Chester County
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Jim Melwert
April 04, 2019 - 5:24 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Lawmakers and law enforcement in Chester County met with advocates of people with disabilities Thursday to push for the expansion of hate crime protections. In a crowded conference room inside the Arc of Chester County, District Attorney Tom Hogan played the...
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Philadelphia police
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Jim Melwert
April 02, 2019 - 4:56 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 15-year-old accused of shooting a 14-year-old Monday afternoon in what police say was supposed to be a fistfight is charged as an adult in Chester County with attempted murder. According to the criminal complaint, Raul Castro of Pottstown was friends and...
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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline.
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Kim Glovas
March 05, 2019 - 3:41 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Chester County grand jury has been impaneled to look into construction of the Mariner East pipelines. The grand jury came to light after Phil Heron, editor of the Delaware County Daily Times, was called in for jury duty last week, where he discovered it was...
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Harold Nuse
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
February 06, 2019 - 12:41 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Chester County couple is charged with leaving their three children in a car with a gun while shopping at Walmart on Christmas Eve. And, authorities say, the man also gave at least one of the kids crystal methamphetamine. The children were found asleep in the...
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Courtesy of Del-Chesco United for Pipeline Safety
Ian Bush
January 24, 2019 - 10:45 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The troubled Mariner East 1 pipeline has been completely shut down across Pennsylvania. The Public Utility Commission says that's been the case since Monday, a day after a sinkhole exposed a portion of the pipeline in West Whiteland. Until Thursday, officials...
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Courtesy of Del-Chesco United for Pipeline Safety
Ian Bush
January 22, 2019 - 2:14 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Weeks after opening a criminal investigation into the Mariner East pipeline in Chester County, the district attorney is making new accusations against Sunoco and the armed security force it's using. Armed state constables patrolling the area of the latest...
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Joshua Janis
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Kim Glovas
January 11, 2019 - 1:53 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Chester County District Attorney's Office has arrested an attorney for years of alleged theft from clients. Attorney Joshua Janis has been charged with taking money that was supposed to be placed in a trust fund, but which actually ended up in his own...
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Pipeline construction
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Jim Melwert
January 04, 2019 - 5:17 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Chester County District Attorney’s office is appointing a special prosecutor as they investigate if any laws were broken during construction of the Mariner East natural gas pipelines. Chester County DA Tom Hogan says Seth Weber spent 26 years as an...
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