Kidnapping

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

Montgomery County Man Found Guilty In Murder Of Baby, Her Grandmother

A Montgomery County jury has found an Upper Merion man guilty of all charges including two counts of first degree murder for killing a ten-month-old girl and her grandmother during a botched kidnapping attempt nearly two years ago.

10/09/2014

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Manhunt Underway For Boy With Pa. Ties

Jeffrey Hanson and his nine-year-old son, Billy, left Seattle and they may be sailing to Hawaii or another Pacific island.

10/09/2014

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

Start Of Jury Deliberations Expected Today In Yandamuri Double Murder Trial

Even under intense cross-examination from prosecutor Samantha Cauffman, Yandamuri stuck to his story that while he may have been at the crime scene, the murders were committed by two other men.

10/08/2014

(Christina Regusters is accused of donning Muslim garb to impersonate the kidnap  victim's mother.  File photo (credit: Upper Darby Police)

Videotaped Interview Shows Courage Of Upper Darby Girl Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted

Recounting the horror, the prosecution played a long, videotaped recording of a 5-year-old victim describing her abduction from Bryant Elementary School in Upper Darby, a sexual assault and being found abandoned in a playground.

09/02/2014

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Bodies Of Two Men Found In Schuylkill River; Third Man, Also Stabbed, Recovering

Philadelphia police are investigating a stabbing, an alleged abduction and the discovery of two bodies in the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park.

08/27/2014

Defendant Christina Regusters. (File Photo. Credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Jury Sees Surveillance Video On First Day Of Kidnapping And Abuse Trial

Reginald Littlejohn has testified he just started as a substitute teacher in that kindergarten class, and on that busy morning children had just arrived.

08/26/2014

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Bail Hearings Today For Six Police Officers Charged With Corruption

Bail hearings are scheduled for today for six Philadelphia narcotics officers charged with corruption.

08/04/2014

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Prosecutor: Trenton Man Sentenced To 28-Years For Kidnapping And Sexual Assault

According to the County Prosecutor, a Trenton man was sentenced to 28 years in prison for an incident involving kidnapping and sexual assault back in May 2012.

07/28/2014

(credit: Upper Merion Township Police Department)

Police ID Suspect In Home Invasion, Kidnapping And Pursuit In Upper Merion Township

A suspect is in custody following a terrifying home invasion in Montgomery County Tuesday morning.

07/22/2014

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Pa. Counselor Pleads No Contest To False Kidnap Report

A central Pennsylvania woman who provided court-ordered domestic counseling services has pleaded no contest plea to charges that she falsely reported being abducted and sexually assaulted by one such client.

07/11/2014

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NJ Robber Gets Life Sentence Under ‘3 Strikes’ Law

Ocean County prosecutors say 46-year-old Antonio Jones of Lakewood received the term under the state’s “Three Strikes” law.

06/30/2014

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Police: Teen Kidnapped, Money And Jewelry Taken In Somerton Home Invasion

The search continues for three suspects – wanted in a home invasion and kidnapping in Northeast Philadelphia.

06/18/2014

(credit: Vineland Police Department)

Police: Woman Kidnapped, Assaulted In South Jersey

Police are investigating after a 21-year-old woman was kidnapped from Millville and then assaulted in Vineland.

06/12/2014

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Couple With Pa. Ties Reportedly Captured By Taliban Surface In Video, Say They Have A Child

The families decided to make the videos public now, in light of the publicity surrounding the weekend rescue of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.

06/05/2014

(File photo from Phila. PD)

South Phila. Kidnapper, Undone By Video and Defiant Victim, is Sentenced

Carlos Figueroa-Fagot was sentenced to 17-34 years in prison for a 2011 attack in South Philadelphia on a ten-year-old girl and her toddler brother. The children fought back as he tried to grab the girl.

04/04/2014

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