Superintendent Chitwood On Wellness Center Shooting: Suspect 'Was Ready For Mass Murder'Chitwood indicated that the suspect, Richard Plotts, has a long history of violence.
Delco DA: 2 More Guns Found At Home Of Alleged Wellness Center ShooterAuthorities have found two more guns at the home of a man suspected of killing his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back.
Delco Police Official Calls Mercy Hospital Shooting Suspect a 'Powder Keg'Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood says Richard Plotts has been "302’d," or committed to a psychiatric hospital for evaluation, after trying to commit suicide numerous times.
Delco DA Credits Armed Doc With Averting Wider Hospital BloodbathDelaware County DA Jack Whelan says it was a good thing Silverman was armed, apparently against hospital policy, because Plotts had 39 spare bullets on him.
Area Medical Facilities Consider Higher Security In Wake of Fatal ShootingEven before this incident, a coalition of more than 60 hospitals in the Philadelphia area would meet regularly to talk about events that could disrupt care -- everything from an "active shooter" incident to transit strikes and snowstorms.
Neighbors Mourn Caseworker Killed In Medical Facility Shooting In Delaware CountyNeighbors paint a picture of a woman who loved her job and was dedicated to it.
2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Hospital Building In Delaware CountyThe accident was reported around 7:30 p.m. Monday at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital.
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Paramedics Going The Extra Mile For Patients Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital has developed a unique program to serve its community.
Two Men Shot Outside Collingdale Dunkin' DonutsIt happened around 2 a.m. Sunday outside of Dunkin' Donuts along the 900 block of Springfield Road, near McDade Boulevard.
Man Injured In Delaware County House FireA man was hospitalized after being injured in a house fire in Delaware County late Monday evening.