Afghan Citizen Living In Philadelphia To Be Deported After Failing To Disclose Ties To Anti-western Insurgent Group
Hayatullah Dawari, 62, of Philadelphia, pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of immigration fraud and was sentenced to two years in prison. That sentence, however, was suspended for immediate deportation.
Gorski, 35, of Mount Holly, was charged in late July with abusing a girl for seven years, starting when she was six.
Authorities are seeking a life sentence for the final defendant convicted at trial the 2004 firebombing that killed six people.
Fearing for the safety of some children in his North Philly neighborhood, one local man called police. But when that didn’t solve the probelm he called the CBS 3 I-Team.
The incident occurred on 7th and Morris Streets.
Police are investigating after a 53-year-old woman was stabbed several times in South Philadelphia.
Should Internet sleuths who helped police identify suspects expect to be drawn into a courtroom as the case proceeds? Local attorney Michael Diamondstein says “yes.”
A Philadelphia judge wants to know why a murder suspect appeared in court in a T-shirt that says, “Crime Pays.”
The two suspects reportedly kicked open the door leading to the victims’ apartment before assaulting the 61-year-old disabled woman and her daughter.
“Most of these individuals are committing nonviolent crimes, but crimes that are usually the result of their mental health issues,” explains Judge Sheila Woods-Skipper.
Several years ago, citing a procedural error, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned a law that made assault due to sexual orientation a hate crime.
Ignacio Constantino, 51, was arrested in Wilmington on Wednesday for a 2001 murder in Morristown, TN.
While Philadelphia police continue to investigate last week’s attack on a gay couple in center city, federal authorities are waiting in the wings to press their own case, if warranted.
The measure, which passed 14-2, embodies the compromise announced last week by Mayor Nutter and the bill’s sponsor, councilman Jim Kenney.
A newlywed couple who lured a stranger to his death through a Craigslist ad were sentenced to life without parole by a judge who said they must be permanently removed from society.
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.