Bucks County Jury To Decide Life In Prison Or Death For Man Convicted Of Killing Pregnant Woman And Child
The jury was sent home an hour after getting the case because a juror had to pick up a relative at the airport.
Prosecutors say Mardel Johnson killed Ebony Talley, five months pregnant at the time, and Talley’s four-year-old daughter.
Bucks County assistant district attorney Matt Weintraub says he is confident the evidence will show defendant Marcel Johnson was the murderer.
Prosecutors say the video, “Heroin Kills,” tells the heartwrenching account of a mother who prays she’ll never get the call that her daughter has died of an overdose.
Eric Birnbaum was talking with a co-worker when a man ran up, fired a shot into the back of Birnbaum’s head, and fled.
Luke Sanderlin waived his preliminary hearing on misdemeanor charges that include filing a false report and reckless endangerment. In exchange, prosecutors will drop a felony charge.
Jurors heard closing arguments from the prosecution and defense earlier today.
Tollefson, a longtime sports anchor for WPVI-TV, is accused of pocketing money that others had paid him for sports travel packages.
Joseph Canazaro was stabbed to death inside his Hilltown home last January, during a violent home invasion. His girlfriend and his 12-year-old son were tied up.
Breon Powell offered nothing in the courtroom when the judge officially imposed the sentence in the murder of Danny DeGennaro (photo).
Prosecutors say they’re casting a wider net, using digital billboards throughout the Philadelphia area and a $20,500 reward they hope will jog someone’s memory.