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Pottstown Man, Saved From Gang Assassination, Charged With Drug-Induced Felonies

The same day the 30+ gang member arrests were announced, Morgalo was himself arrested. Witnesses say he climbed onto a UPS truck and forced the driver to flee.

05/21/2015

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Philadelphia Police Searching For 2 Females Who Robbed A Beauty Supply Store

When an employee, a 66-year-old woman, tried to stop the suspects, one of them sprayed her with pepper spray.

05/21/2015

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Cops: Man Steals Nearly $300 Worth Of Lottery Tickets From Philly Convenience Store

Police are searching for a man they say stole nearly $300 worth of lottery tickets from a machine in Port Richmond.

05/20/2015

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NTSB Continues Amtrak Derailment Probe, Diluting Some Theories and Rumors

Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board continue looking at several possible factors, including signals, cell phone records, work records, and more.

05/20/2015

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Former Philly Police Department Employee Charged With Illegally Collecting War On Terror Stipend

A former Philadelphia Police Department 911 operator has turned himself in for allegedly illegally collecting $55,500 from a fund designed to help city residents who are serving in the armed forces against the War on Terror.

05/20/2015

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Case of 2 Accused Phila. Cop Killers Moves Closer To Trial

The suspects in the shooting death of Philadelphia police officer Robert Wilson III waived their right to a preliminary hearing.

05/20/2015

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7 Former NJ Nurses Indicted In Amputation Case

Authorities announced the indictments on Tuesday against members of the Vineland Developmental Center staff.

05/20/2015

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Anthony Williams Concedes With Call To Address Philadelphia’s Challenges

Anthony Williams told his supporters that the election may be over, but the values and issues that brought them together persist.

05/19/2015

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Man Arrested In Connection With Murder Of Woman Whose Body Was Found Inside Bensalem Hotel

The deceased, who was found inside room 186, was identified as 32-year-old Kristin McNally, of Morrisville.

05/19/2015

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18 Shell Casings Found Near Body In West Philadelphia

Police found 18 spent shell casings near the victim’s body.

05/19/2015

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Sources: Fishtown Abduction, Sexual Assault Suspect In Custody

Sources tell Eyewitness News that a suspect in an abduction and sexual assault in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood was taken into police custody Monday evening.

05/18/2015

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DA Seth Williams Wants To See Pre-K Ballot Question Approved

Today, Williams stood with children in front of a mock voting booth at City Hall.

05/18/2015

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Reward Offered For Info Leading To Arrest Of Abduction, Sexual Assault Suspect

Philadelphia Police say a $2,500 reward is being offered for any information that leads to the arrest of Manuel Cintron who is wanted in connection with an abduction and sexual assault in Fishtown earlier this month.

05/18/2015

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Norristown Gun Dealer Thinks Lawsuit Over Cop Killing is Harassment

“They’ve now filed suit against everybody they can think of, because they want to put gun dealers out of business,” says William Gordon’s personal attorney, Michael Gottlieb.

05/18/2015

President Barack Obama visits Camden, New Jersey on Monday, May 18, 2015. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Pres. Obama Visits Camden, NJ To Highlight Policing Improvements

The focus of the president’s visit is the city’s two-year-long effort to rebuild trust between law enforcement and the community.

05/18/2015

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Surveillance video captures people illegally dumping furniture, mattresses, and unwanted pets in Camden.  Police were asking for the public's assistance in identifying the perpetrators.

Caught on Video: Illegal Dumping in Camden, NJ

Surveillance video captures people illegally dumping furniture, mattresses, and unwanted pets in Camden. Police were asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the perpetrators.

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