Killer of Phila. Police Officer Moses Walker Gets Life Sentence The man convicted last year of the first-degree murder of Philadelphia police officer Moses Walker Jr. in 2012 was sentenced today to life in prison plus 23-47 years.
First-Degree Murder Conviction in 2012 Shooting Death of Philadelphia CopJudge Jeffrey Minehart found Rafael Jones (right photo) guilty in the attempted robbery and subsequent murder of Moses Walker Jr., who was on his way home after completing his shift in the 22nd police district.
Accused Killer of Off-Duty Philadelphia Cop Chooses Non-Jury TrialRafael Jones and a co-defendant, Chancier McFarland, were charged with the 2012 robbery and murder of off-duty police officer Moses Walker.
3 Pa. Parole Board Employees Fired In Wake of Murder of Philadelphia CopThe alleged killer had been released from prison just ten days before the murder of officer Moses Walker Jr.
Family of Murdered Philadelphia Cop Files Suit Against Pa. Parole BoardOfficer Walker's mother and other relatives say his murder could have been averted had the Board of Probation and Parole done its job.
Alleged Killers Confess To Murder Of Philadelphia Police OfficerThe prosecution has presented evidence that both defendants charged with the robbery and murder of Officer Moses Walker made statements admitting their involvement.
Corbett Opens Probe Into Cop Shooting Suspect’s Parole ReleaseGovernor Tom Corbett wants the state parole board to investigate the circumstances surrounding the release of a 23-year-old man accused of killing an off-duty Philadelphia police officer.
Second Suspect In Custody In Murder Of Officer Moses Walker, Jr.Philadelphia homicide detectives said on Sunday the second suspect in the murder of Officer Moses Walker, Jr. is in police custody in Montgomery, Alabama.
Philadelphia Police Search For Second Suspect In Officer Walker's MurderPolice say they are very close to arresting the alleged second suspect; 19-year-old Chancier McFarland.
Suspect In Philadelphia Police Officer Walker's Murder Allegedly Confesses To CrimeOne of the two men suspected in the murder of Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Jr. allegedly confessed to the crime, according to police sources.
New Details Emerge Surrounding Person Of Interest In Philadelphia Police Officer's MurderPhiladelphia police have not yet filed charges in the murder of Officer Moses Walker Jr., but more details regarding the criminal history of the 23-year-old person of interest have emerged.