Defendant Keith Blake, 48, used a huge knife in the bizarre, midday attack on the victim as she parked in front of her house with her toddler son sleeping in the back seat.
The headless, limbless body of Frank Zarzycki, 40, was found Tuesday morning in the Schuylkill River.
Authorities say it was a case of mistaken identity — Moye was gunning for another woman.
Officers testified that defendant Eric Torres struggled violently as he resisted arrest. One officer called him “freakishly strong” as he clutched a gun to his belly.
Defendant Ramel Moten told the court he’s no angel but denied the violence. The judge rejected that claim.
The victims were killed during an attempted drug robbery in the upscale apartment complex in 2009. Katoya Jones was caught on tape giving the gang access to the building.
Ummad Rushdi is accused of killing seven-month-old Hamza Ali on August 4th. The body has not been found.
A Montgomery County judge has delayed the start of a trial for a King of Prussia, Pa. man accused of murdering an infant and her grandmother in their Upper Merion apartment last year in what prosecutors say was a planned kidnapping gone wrong.
A federal judge says a Philadelphia man on death row for 21 years was convicted on “scant evidence,” and has overturned his conviction for killing a teen girl for her earrings.
A Philadelphia police officer is in critical condition after being shot in the stomach during a struggle with a suspect inside a corner store Tuesday.
Justin Robinson pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter in the strangulation death of Autumn Pasquale, 12, in Clayton, NJ.
During a hearing, a Philadelphia homicide detective detailed Louis Hartdegen’s initial statement and the subsequent investigation that led to Hartdegen’s arrest.
It happened just before 8am last Thursday morning in the 1900 block of Conlyn Street. The female victim got away.
Shakeysha Pruitt is charged with stabbing 33-year-old Kafar Logan-Horton on Sunday afternoon inside his home in Oaklyn, then accompanying him to a hospital where he died hours later.
A 25-year-old woman a block from the shooting scene was killed.