Piazza At Schmidt’s
Two more jurors have been dismissed from the panel hearing the “Piazza at Schmidt’s” double murder case.
Katoya Jones, who has pleaded guilty to her role the June 2009 double murder, has testified against the man she knew as “Poo” — lead defendant Keith Epps.
Prosecutor Jennifer Selber told jurors that security video of the newly opened “Piazza Navona” apartment building in Northern Liberties showed all of the defendants in three stages: a bungled burglary, a dropped drug deal, and a robbery gone bad that turned into a double murder.
Back in 2009, the Piazza at Schmidts apartment complex had just opened in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia, but the headlines that followed were about a double murder there.
The judge says he would like to seat a panel and begin opening statements on Monday.
In an unusual move for unspecified security reasons, Philadelphia judge Jeffrey Minehart cleared his courtroom in the Criminal Justice Center before taking a guilty plea.
Jury selection begins today in the trial of six men charged with a brazen double murder inside the Piazza at Schmidts apartments in Northern Liberties in June of 2009.
For some longtime residents of Northern Liberties, the opening of the SuperFresh is welcome — but with reservations about the pricing.
The results are in and the judges announced Saturday night the winner of the 2011 Vendy Awards – Gigi and Big R’s Caribbean Soul Food.
The Junior League of Philadelphia will hold an eco-friendly fashion fundraiser this Saturday.
Tommy Up, of PYT Restaurant, located in the Piazza in Northern Liberties, appears on the “Rachael Ray” show to compete in Rachael’s “burger bash.”
A woman, who played a small but crucial role in the brutal ambush murders of two people inside the upscale Piazza at Schmidts in Northern Liberties last year, has pleaded guilty.
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