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Montgomery Twp. prostitution sting nets 10 'johns' - The Intelligencer: North Penn | Telford | Franconia | Hatfield | Montgomery Township | Souderton

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theintell.com - Montgomery County authorities nabbed 10 suspected johns in an undercover sting designed to crack down on prostitution and human trafficking. The 10 suspects, all arrested Friday in Montgomery Towns...

Jewelry dealer charged after raid in Northeast Philadelphia (PHOTOS)

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abclocal.go.com - PHILADELPHIA - April 15, 2014 (WPVI) -- A Philadelphia jewelry dealer is being accused of buying stolen items and failing to report the transactions authorities. Meir Cohen, 48, of the 2100 block o...

Lottery ticket worth more than $5 million sold in Norristown

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abclocal.go.com - MIDDLETOWN, Pa. - April 15, 2014 (WPVI) -- Pennsylvania Lottery officials announced today that a jackpot-winning Match 6 Lotto ticket worth more than $5 million was sold at a store in Montgomery Co...

Lottery Ticket Worth More Than $5 Million Sold In Montgomery County « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – One lucky person is set to be $5 million richer. Lottery officials say one jackpot-winning Match 6 lottery ticket was sold on April 14 at Weis Markets in Norristown, Montgom...

Man shot to death outside University City bar

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philly.com - A man was fatally shot overnight outside a popular bar in University City, and police believe they have the shooter in custody. Philadelphia police said officers were called to 40th and Spruce stre...

Cops dress as Amish to target Pennsylvania flasher

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philly.com - PULASKI, Pa. (AP) - A male western Pennsylvania police officer has been dressing as an Amish woman - along with a female officer from a neighboring department - hoping to scare off a man suspected ...

Man Shot In Buttocks During Robbery In West Mount Airy « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man is in critical condition after being shot in the rear-end during a robbery in Philadelphia Tuesday morning. The shooting happened at about 8:45 a.m. in the 200 block of W...

West Chester man, called county's worst drunk driver, pleads guilty

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philly.com - One prosecutor put it bluntly: Robert Landis is the worst drunk driver in Chester County. He's been arrested eight times since 1981, half with his blood-alcohol triple the legal limit. In 2010, Lan...

Shore pizzeria owners plead not guilty to tax evasion

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inquirer.com - Shore pizzeria owners plead not guilty to tax evasion Michael Boren, Inquirer Staff Writer Published Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 1:08 AM

Naked man spotted jogging in Radnor; arrested, hospitalized

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abclocal.go.com - RADNOR, Pa. - April 15, 2014 (WPVI) -- A man was taken into police custody Monday after several motorists saw him jogging naked in Radnor. Radnor Police say they received several reports after 4:00...

New Jersey Teenager Pleads Not Guilty to Stabbing Sister to Death With Kitchen Knife

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nbcphiladelphia.com - A northern New Jersey teenager has pleaded not guilty to charges that he fatally stabbed his sister at their family's home. The Record reports that Travis Gallo, who was 17 when the stabbing occurr...

Son charged with killing his pregnant mother

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philly.com - CAMDEN Teary-eyed family members, facing a struggle from within, packed four of five rows in the Camden County courtroom on Monday. They were mourning the death of Scarlett Wilson, 42, a pregnant w...

Borgata Reimbursing Poker Tourney Players After Fake Chip Scam « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey casino is reimbursing players in a poker tournament that was suspended after counterfeit chips were discovered. More than 2,100 entrants who finished outside...

1 Killed, 3 Injured In Violence Spree In Vineland « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - VINELAND, N.J. (CBS) — Police in Vineland, Cumberland County are investigating a spate of violence that left one person dead and three injured. Police are trying to figure out why this violence sta...

Cops Dress As Amish To Target Pennsylvania Flasher « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - PULASKI, Pa. (AP) — A male Pennsylvania police officer has been dressing as an Amish woman—along with a female officer from a neighboring department—hoping to scare off a man suspected of exposing ...

Retrial set in charter school fraud case

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inquirer.com - Hill School student wants to cure cancer - really Retrial set in charter school fraud case Martha Woodall, Inquirer Staff Writer Published Monday, April 14, 2014, 2:41 PM

Woman sexually assaulted in Northeast Philadelphia home invasion

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abclocal.go.com - NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA - April 14, 2014 (WPVI) -- Police are looking for the men who terrorized and sexually assaulted a Northeast Philadelphia woman for hours inside her apartment. It happened aro...

Former Franconia meat plant worker faces attempted murder charge - The Intelligencer: Crime News | The Intelligencer

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theintell.com - A 31-year-old Allentown man who allegedly attacked a former coworker at a Franconia meat processing plant last year now faces attempted murder charges.  Jorge Javier Nieves-Dejesus is accused of at...

Philadelphia boy, 11, grazed by bullet

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inquirer.com - Inquirer's Inga Saffron wins journalism's top prize A visit to Shane's candy shop remains a sweet Easter ritual Shore pizzeria owners plead not guilty to tax evasion charges Philly region's worst c...

Whitpain Township home invasion suspect arrested

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abclocal.go.com - WHITPAIN TWP., Pa. - April 14, 2014 (WPVI) -- Montgomery County authorities have arrested a man wanted for a home invasion in Whitpain Township last October. Sean Favors is under arrest, charged wi...

Man Shot, Killed Outside University City Nightclub; Police Questioning Suspect « CBS Philly

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philadelphia.cbslocal.com - PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say a shooting outside a nightclub in University City early Tuesday morning claimed the life of a 31-year-old man. It happened just after 1:30 Tuesday, outside of the Co...

Owner of Old City magic venue accused of assaulting 13-year-old girl

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philly.com - THE OWNER of an Old City magic theater allegedly revealed a dark secret at his home in Montgomery County last month, police said, then threatened to make himself disappear. Joseph Grasso, 69, of To...

Corbett says he never made a judgment on sting case

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philly.com - Gov. Corbett on Tuesday said it was “misleading” to suggest he reviewed or opted not to pursue the sting investigation that captured elected officials accepting money and gifts. In making his remar...

Man admits to meter tampering to save PECO users money in Montco - The Intelligencer: Crime News | The Intelligencer

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theintell.com - A Philadelphia man admitted helping businesses and residential property owners throughout the region to rip off almost $350,000 from PECO by tampering with electric meters. Marcelino Cuadra, 46, of...

11-year-old boy hit by stray gunfire in North Philadelphia

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abclocal.go.com - NORTH PHILADELPHIA - April 14, 2014 (WPVI) -- Police say an 11-year-old boy was hit by stray gunfire while leaving his home in North Philadelphia. It happened around 6:30 p.m. Monday on the 2500 bl...

10 men arrested in Montgomery Township prostitution sting

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timesherald.com - COURTHOUSE — Ten men were arrested for solicitation of prostitutes in Montgomery Township on Friday, according to a press release from Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman. Darryl Balisa...

Son charged with killing his pregnant mother

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inquirer.com - Hill School student wants to cure cancer - really Son charged with killing his pregnant mother Michael Boren, Inquirer Staff Writer Published Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 1:08 AM

2 Dead, 2 Injuried in NJ Double Shootings

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nbcphiladelphia.com - Two men are dead and two others injured following a home invasion and two double shootings in a South Jersey town -- and police say all three incidents are related. The violent night began with a h...

Wanted man arrested, charged with Whitpain robbery - Ambler Gazette - Montgomery News

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montgomerynews.com - Sean Favors, 24, was arrested April 11 in Philadelphia for a robbery in Whitpain in October 2013. Photo courtesy of District Attorney’s Office

Upper Merion Police Reports: East coast Walmart thief hits KOP location - King Of Prussia Courier - Main Line Media News

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mainlinemedianews.com - MALL AND VICINITY Burglary Report Edible Arrangements 160 North Gulph Road – between April 4 at 9:30 p.m. and April 5 at 9 a.m. Unknown actor attempted to pry open an exterior refrigerator. Theft R...

Towamencin man arrested, charged with molesting young girl

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thereporteronline.com - TOWAMENCIN TWP — A 69-year-old Towamencin man is behind bars after police said he was caught molesting a 13-year-old girl in his care, and that detectives reportedly later learned he had repeatedly...

7-year-old accidently shot, killed at birthday party

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abclocal.go.com - GASTON, S.C. (AP) - April 14, 2014 (WPVI) -- Authorities say a 7-year-old girl was killed at a birthday party in South Carolina after a 5-year-old boy accidentally fired a gun that he thought was a...

Coronor confirms body found in Upper Merion is woman missing since September

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timesherald.com - UPPER MERION — The human remains found in a wooded area near Mancill Mill Road in King of Prussia April 5 have been confirmed to be those of 54-year-old Sallie Ann Cappello of Upper Merion accordin...

Homemade bomb causes Queen Village evacuation

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inquirer.com - Inquirer's Inga Saffron wins journalism's top prize Shore pizzeria owners plead not guilty to tax evasion N.J. paying employees' legal fees in bridge probe Police investigate fatal fall near Temple...

Milton Street for Philadelphia mayor - Philadelphia Business Journal

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bizjournals.com - John Street's brother is running for mayor. Milton Street told the Philadelphia Daily News that  he's going to make a run in 2015. The 73 year old has spent time in prison for unpaid taxes and has ...

Lower Merion police investigating Merbrook Lane home invasion - Main Line Times - Main Line Media News

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mainlinemedianews.com - By Pete Bannan pbannan@mainlinemedianews.com @petebannan Lower Merion police investigate a break-in Tuesday on Merbrook Lane in Merion. (Pete Bannan/Main Line Times)

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Westtown drunk driver who fatally struck motorcyclist pleads guilty - Main Line Suburban Life - Main Line Media News

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mainlinemedianews.com - The driver who fatally struck a 24-year-old motorcyclist while driving drunk on a suspended license last April pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle while DUI and related charges Monday in the Ches...

Philadelphia man pleads guilty to firearm, stolen property raps - Region - Main Line Media News

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mainlinemedianews.com - \MEDIA COURTHOUSE — A Philadelphia man arrested in September 2013 as a suspect in multiple Upper Darby armed robberies pleaded guilty Monday to possessing a firearm by a former convict and receivin...

Boy, 11, and man, 33, shot in North Philadelphia

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philly.com - An 11-year-old boy suffered a graze wound from a stray bullet Monday evening while sitting on a bicycle outside his grandmother’s house, police said. Shortly after 6 p.m. in the 2500 block of North...

Cops: Craven assault with screwdriver leads to arrest

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thereporteronline.com - LANSDALE — A 19-year-old Whitpain man has been arrested and charged in connection with a reported December 2013 assault in Lansdale in which he allegedly stabbed a girl in the head with a screwdriv...

Norristown man accused of role in Pottstown slaying rejects plea deal, heads to trial

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timesherald.com - COURTHOUSE — A Norristown man accused of conspiring with his Pottstown cousin in the gunshot slaying of a man outside a Pottstown bar appeared to take an active role in the selection of the jury th...

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