Willow Grove

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Jim Melwert
July 31, 2019 - 5:27 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Willow Grove couple who beat a 4-year-old boy to death because he spilled his cereal are on their way to state prison, where they’ll spend the rest of their lives. Montgomery County Judge Risa Ferman told Kieff King what he and Lisa Smith did to 4-year-old...
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Jim Melwert
June 21, 2019 - 10:55 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It took a Montgomery County jury a little over three hours to find a Willow Grove couple guilty of first-degree murder for the deadly beating of her 4-year-old son. Defense lawyers for 20-year-old Lisa Smith and 26-year-old Kieff King argued for a lesser charge of...
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Jim Melwert
June 18, 2019 - 2:43 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Willow Grove couple is on trial for murder, accused of beating the woman's 4-year-old son so badly he died from his injuries. Prosecutors say it was punishment for the boy spilling his cereal. Forensic pathologist Ian Hood told the jury that to cause the injuries...
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U.S. Sen. Tom Carper hosted a discussion in Horsham on April 8, 2019, with Sen. Bob Casey in attendance, on a dangerous chemical found in drinking water near Willow Grove air bases.
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Jim Melwert
April 08, 2019 - 1:54 pm
HORSHAM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- With continued frustration over a chemical found in drinking water around the Willow Grove air base on the border of Bucks and Montgomery counties, U.S. Sen. Tom Carper, D-Del, the ranking member on the Enviroment and Public Works Committee, hosted a discussion in...
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Willow Grove Naval Air Station
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Jim Melwert
June 21, 2018 - 1:36 pm
HORSHAM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A new federal report says chemicals in water near military bases — like the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station — are more dangerous than previously thought. The new report from the U.S. Department of Health’s Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry says...
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