Man Who Allegedly Murdered Girlfriend And Her Son Held For TrialTwenty-six-year-old Carlos Rivera was ordered held for trial this week for the murder of his girlfriend and her son in their Wissinoming apartment early last month, based on an alleged confession to police.
Double-Murder Charges Filed In Wissinoming House FireCarlos Rivera, 25, is facing several charges in the murders of 35-year old Atlanta Deveney and her son, Elijah Rosado.
Fatal House Fire In Wissinoming Being Ruled A Double HomicidePolice say the woman, Atlanta Deveney, 35, was choked and beaten, and her child, Elijah Rosado, 12, was stabbed in the neck and chest before the apartment caught fire.
2 Child Starvation Death Cases In Philly CourtThere's been a string of disturbing deaths in Philadelphia involving parents who allegedly fail to feed vulnerable children.
Parents Charged In Shocking Starvation Death Of Philadelphia GirlThe parents of a three-year-old Philadelphia girl, who only weighed 11 pounds at the time of her death, have been charged with murder.
Police: Parents Charged In Starvation Death Of 3-Year-Old GirlOfficials say the girl weighed only 11 pounds when she was admitted to Einstein Medical Center overnight Monday. A normal three-year-old weighs 25 to 36 pounds.