Police 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.
The Wilmington Fire Marshal’s Office and the Arson Task Force have filed charges against Johnny Williams for causing the building fire that took the life of 65-year-old José DeJesus.
Officials say last week’s two-alarm house fire that claimed the lives of three children in Chester was accidental.
Officials say the young boy who was in critical condition after a two-alarm fire in Chester Wednesday has died
A blaze that erupted early Thursday at a central Pennsylvania home killed four people, including two children, and left three other residents critically injured, authorities said. Investigators believe unattended food caused the fire.
Michael and Yechiel Lichtenstein rose to notoriety in Philadelphia when a building they owned in Kensington burned in 2012, killing two firefighters.
The fire is believed to have started inside of Jack B’s Fabric at 4th and Fitzwater before spreading to neighboring apartments and businesses.
Police in Camden are investigating a fatal fire that happened on Tuesday afternoon.
Police say a 65-year-old man is dead following a fire that swept through a trailer home in Falls Township, Bucks County Sunday night.
New video of a suspect wanted for a summer fire that killed two teens has been released.
One woman is dead and more than three dozen people are displaced after an apartment fire Saturday morning in Lansdowne, Delaware County.
Despite the best efforts of his wife, a disabled man was killed in a house fire in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
State police say firefighters found a woman’s body after extinguishing a blaze at a central New Jersey home.
A Trenton gang member who is serving two consecutive life terms for his role in a deadly house fire has been sentenced for another unrelated slaying.
A fire of undetermined origin claimed the life of an unidentified resident inside a home along the 500-block of Barbra Drive in East Norriton.