The hunt is on for the killer of an elderly man inside his East Norriton home.
Police say suspect Anthony Waters was hosing blood off one the victims when officers arrived on the scene.
A DNA test resulting from an arrest in Georgia linked defendant Rudolph Churchill to the murders.
Autorities say the suspect arrested for the rape of a woman over the weekend in the Rittenhouse Square section of the city is an illegal immigrant who had been kicked out of the US a year ago.
Sources now tell CBS3 that four persons of interest are being questioned in connection with a Center City rape.
Authorities caught up with Charles Walls after looking for the alleged getaway car through records of state registrations and traffic violations.
Police say they have some pretty good evidence: surveillance from a nearby bank camera, the Facebook posting, and a still picture of the teen who threw the punch.
Chancier McFarland has also agreed to cooperate against alleged co-conspirator Rafael Jones, the alleged triggerman in the case.
Police have announced the arrest of 19-year-old Orlando Garcia of East Cambria Street.
The defendant blamed a crack cocaine habit for this crime and more than a dozen other convictions over the past 20 years.
Capt. John Darby, of the police department’s special victims’ unit, isn’t even positive it’s the same guy in all three assaults. But, he says, police are desperate solve this puzzle.
The mother points blame for the attacks on her longtime boyfriend, but there’s evidence that the girl was pummelled for days and weeks — perhaps even years — before she died from a ruptured liver last July.
The judge, noting that one victim suffered some permanent injuries, said the defendant, Santos Centeno, is lucky he isn’t facing a murder conviction.
The victim, now 64, declined to come to court for the sentencing of the man who broke into her apartment and attacked her.
Matthew Montgomery, 27, of South Conestoga Street near Woodland Avenue, was arrested on Wednesday.