A judge has sentenced a South Philadelphia man to up to five years in prison for violating probation in an endangering a child case, based on the extraordinary testimony of a 63-year-old man who can’t hear or speak, read or write, and who has minimal sign language skills.
A parking ticket at Cowan’s Flower Shop led police to a car full of evidence in a detailed kidnapping plot in Radnor Township. Police say they found a set of tasers to subdue victims, and surveillance equipment for picking targets, and much more.
A Bensalem woman had a narrow escape after a neighbor lured her into his apartment, then wrapped her head in packing tape.
Police in Trenton say a man charged with kidnapping a woman in New Jersey and driving to Pennsylvania to rape her tried to kill himself last week but was subdued by officers.