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Suspect Charged In Fishtown Abduction, Sexual Assault

Philadelphia police have arrested and charged 24-year-old Manuel Cintron in connection with two assaults and one rape that happened earlier this month in Fishtown.

05/19/2015

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Man Accused Of Holding Firefighters Hostage In Elkins Park Facing Kidnapping Charges

Police say the man accused of holding several firefighters hostage inside of a basement of a fire house is facing multiple charges including kidnapping and false imprisonment.

04/07/2015

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Detectives: Jewelry Store Employee Abducted In Center City

Detectives say a woman who works at a store on Jeweler’s Row in Center City was kidnapped Saturday afternoon after leaving the store.

04/04/2015

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Attorneys in Phila. Cop Corruption Trial Spar Over One Witness’ Testimony

The federal judge granted a prosecution motion to dismiss a couple of charges in a police corruption case that has ensnared six former Philadelphia narcotics officers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/17/2015

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Battle Over Prosecution’s Attempt to Drop Some Charges in Phila. Police Corruption Case

The defendants are accused of using force and their positions as police officers to steal money, property, and drugs from drug dealers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

Elinor Trotta Found

3-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Abducted By Father Is Reunited With Her Mother In Del.

Elinor Trotta is happy to be home after a long ordeal. She was reunited with her mother, Dawn Barkus, last night.

02/25/2015

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Police In Berks County Searching For Armed Kidnapping Suspect With Multiple Warrants Out For His Arrest

Charges against McGinty include kidnapping, unlawful restraint, robbery, criminal trespass, theft, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person. He should be considered armed and dangerous.

02/17/2015

Zeoli Show Log 2.6.15

Rich discussed a mother’s plot to teach her son a lesson by staging his kidnapping, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s disastrous trip to London and body builders using breast milk to bulk up.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/06/2015

(Raghunandan Yandamuri, in custody at the Montgomery County Courthouse, as his murder trial began.  File photo by Brad Segall)

Year In Review: Montgomery County Man Sentenced To Death In Killing Of Infant, Grandmother

A Montgomery County jury delivered two death sentences to a King of Prussia man who was convicted of murdering a ten month old girl and her grandmother during what prosecutors say was a kidnapping gone bad.

12/27/2014

Delvin Barnes

Barnes Pleads Not Guilty In Germantown Abduction

During a two-minute hearing in federal court at which accused kidnapper Delvin Barnes showed no emotion, he was ordered held in prison to await trial.

11/14/2014

Delvin Barnes

Germantown Abduction Suspect Charged With Kidnapping

If convicted Barnes faces a maximum possible sentence of life in prison.

11/13/2014

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Brief Court Appearance For Defendant in Germantown Abduction Case

There was no plea today from the defendant. His only words were that he wanted a court-appointed attorney.

11/12/2014

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FBI Releases New Surveillance Video Of Person Of Interest In Germantown Abduction

The Philadelphia Division of the FBI has released new video of a person of interest wanted in connection with the abduction of 22-year-old Carlesha Freeland-Gaither.

11/05/2014

Carlesha Freeland-Gaither was last seen around 10:00 Sunday night in the 100 block of West Coulter Street in Germantown. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Police Investigate Abduction Of Woman In Germantown; $15K Reward Offered

Philadelphia police are trying to find a missing woman who they say may have been taken against her will and may be in danger.

11/03/2014

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Maryland Man Arrested For Kidnapping, Rape After Note From Victim Found In Del. McDonald’s

Dover police have arrested a Maryland man on rape and kidnapping charges after a note was found in a McDonald’s bathroom from a woman who said she was being held against her will.

10/31/2014

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