Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman says one person is being charged, 18-year-old Brandon Berlin.
The DA’s office wouldn’t get into specifics on why they dropped charges but they say it didn’t have anything to do with possible excessive force.
It was billed as a safety briefing for the Papal visit next month, but aside from the standard ‘see something, say something’ crowd-awareness campaign, the meeting ended focusing on more emergency preparedness.
Former Montco DA and County Commissioner Bruce Castor waded into the controversy surrounding the indictment of Pennsylvania AG Kathleen Kane.
Eric Martin and Portia Martin own Centra-Spike Incorporated in Fort Washington. According to investigators, they stole the identities of at least 8 people and used that information to apply for loans.
Officials say the ticket was sold at the Wawa on the 2500 block of Philmont Avenue in Huntingdon Valley.
The service works with the major carriers. Emergency officials say calling 9-1-1 is still the best way to get help, with texting sort of a last resort.
One person was transported to Temple University Hospital.
The raid reportedly spanned Pottstown, Royersford, Norristown, Spring City, Lansdale and Bridgeport.
Police say the suspect is now in custody.
Chopper 3 was over the scene Wednesday night in Upper Hanover, Montgomery County.
High winds from last night’s storm knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people, and many outages remain this morning.
It happened around 10:30 a.m. at Cheltenham and Sycamore avenues in Cheltenham.
Looks like some new signs around Montgomery County are missing something.
Michael Rieg will join a group of walkers leaving from Center City on Sunday for the Pennsylvania Hero Walk.