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Pottstown Man, Saved From Gang Assassination, Charged With Drug-Induced Felonies

The same day the 30+ gang member arrests were announced, Morgalo was himself arrested. Witnesses say he climbed onto a UPS truck and forced the driver to flee.

05/21/2015

(Montco DA Risa Ferman, flanked by Berks County DA John Adams, left,  and Pottstown police chief Richard Drumheller, holds a seized Tec-9 automatic handgun.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

34 Arrests, With More Expected, in Drug Gang Probe In and Around Pottstown, Pa.

Montgomery County district attorney Risa Ferman says the gangs were rivals not just in selling drugs but in violence, without regard to anyone in the community.

05/14/2015

(Montgomery County, Pa. sheriff Russell Bono, flanked by assistant DA Bradford Richman, left, and DA Risa Ferman, right, talks about the DUI sweep.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Nine Nabbed in Montco For Ignoring DUI Court

“The DUI crimes are the most likely to see crashes where innocent people who are simply minding their own business are killed,” notes Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman.

12/22/2014

(Montgomery County sheriff Russell Bono.  Photo by Brad Segall)

Dozens Arrested in Latest Montco Sweep of Alleged Deadbeat Parents

Montgomery County sheriff Russell Bono says they’re pleased with the way the raids have been going.

11/19/2014

The Limerick Nuclear Power Plant.  (Photo provided by Nuclear Regulatory Commission)

Montco Power Plant To Host Community Open House

If you’ve ever wanted to see the inner workings of a nuclear power plant, you have a chance this evening in Montgomery County.

10/16/2014

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Shots Fired During Pottstown Bank Robbery Attempt

Authorities say a man tried to rob a bank in Pottstown Saturday morning and fired shots at the tellers.

05/31/2014

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Volunteers In Montco Help Those Less Fortunate

It was a celebration of the spirit of Christmas in Montgomery County Tuesday night, where volunteers served up a holiday feast for hundreds of families in need.

12/24/2013

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Police Searching For Officer Impersonator In Chester County

Officials in Montgomery County are searching for a possible police impersonator who pulled someone over and searched their car last Wednesday.

07/24/2013

Man Gets 23 To 46 Years In Pa. Girlfriend’s Murder

A man has been sentenced in the strangulation murder of his girlfriend in Pottstown last year.

06/24/2013

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Teen Sought In March Murder In Pottstown, Pa.

Police are looking for 19-year-old Maurice Andrews, who is known to hang out in Philadelphia, Norristown, and Pottstown.

04/10/2013

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Local Organization Makes Christmas Special For Those Less Fortunate

The Chosen 300 hosted a dinner for dozens of families in need Tuesday night.

12/25/2012

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Drivers Speeding Through New Construction Zone On Rt. 422 Will Be Penalized

A new construction zone along a stretch of route 422 just outside of Pottstown, Pa. is causing some confusion for motorists.

10/11/2012

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One Person Injured In Pottstown Apartment Fire

Firefighters were dispatched Saturday night to an apartment building fire in Pottstown, Pa., according to authorities.

09/29/2012

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Car Hits Four People Outside Pottstown Pizza Shop

Four people were injured Saturday afternoon after a vehicle hit them while they were on the sidewalk outside a pizza shop in Montgomery County, according to authorities.

08/04/2012

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3 Montco Women Charged With Lying on Public Housing Applications

The total amount stolen, according to authorities, was nearly $125,000.

07/19/2012

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