Ismael Pierce apologized to Britton Loyden’s family during his sentencing on Friday.
Police say a 13-year-old who accosted five women earlier this year will spend a year and a half in a treatment facility for juvenile sex offenders.
On four occasions beginning in 2006, Gordon paid a smuggler to acquire the ivory directly from Africa and then secret it into the U.S. through JFK International Airport in New York City.
“It was the courage of one ten-year-old girl who started this investigation,” DA Tom Hogan added. “This is one of the most disturbing child abuse cases in the history of Chester County.”
A Marlton couple is paying the price for operating a bogus vacation travel club.
On Tuesday, Gene Cornell Smith was sentenced to 42 months in prison for of conspiracy, and five counts of violating the Clean Air Act. He must also pay restitution of more than $450,000.
A New Jersey man who authorities said used a home computer to distribute child pornography, including images of infants, has been sentenced to 13 years in prison.
A Delaware County man was sentenced to five years in prison for a series of despicable internet messages, including threats and perverted messages targeting a local personality and her relatives.
A Pennsylvania man who stars in the Discovery Channel show “Amish Mafia” has been sentenced to three to 23 months in prison for leading police on a chase that injured a state trooper last summer.
The wife of convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell has received a seven to 23 months sentence.
Brian Randolph, of Chester, was found guilty of attempted murder and similar charges stemming from the near-fatal shooting of Hakeem Smith in Nov. 2011.