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Ex-Firefighter Accused Of Taking Several Hostage Inside Elkins Park Firehouse

A recently fired volunteer firefighter took four people hostage inside a firehouse in Montgomery County Tuesday before he surrendered and was arrested.


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Body Pulled From Schuylkill River

Police are investigating the discovery of a body that was pulled from the Schuylkill River Monday morning.


(Penndot traffic cam of the Platt Bridge.  File image)

Tractor Trailers, Tankers Banned From Platt Bridge For Next 2 Years

The ban will be in effect for the next two years. Commercial trucks of 14,000 pounds or more, and any vehicles with hazardous materials will be prohibited from the Platt Bridge.


Frank Masciocchi (right)

Philadelphia Police Seek Public’s Help In Locating Mentally-Ill Philadelphia Man

According to police we are now entering the third night in a row since a mentally-ill Philadelphia man has been seen.