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Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting At South Jersey Apartment Complex: Prosecutor

A 22-year-old man from Burlington County has been charged in the fatal shooting of another man in an apartment complex parking lot, authorities said. Teon Macklin-Goodwine, of the Tory Estates apartments in Clementon, was charged with murder, robbery and weapons offenses in connection with the killing, according to Burlington County Acting Prosecutor LaChia L. Bradshaw and Maple Shade Police Chief Christopher J. Fletcher.

Troopers Arrest Subject for Weapon and Drug Offenses

Delaware State Police have arrested 21-year-old Taleem Thompson-Morris of Salem, New Jersey for firearm and drug charges following a traffic stop that occurred in the New Castle area on Tuesday morning. On June 28, 2022, at approximately 5:20 a.m., a trooper on patrol observed a silver 2008 Chevrolet Suburban commit...

One dead in five vehicle crash in Bear

The Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit (CRU) is investigating a multi-vehicle fatal crash that occurred around 3 p.m. on Monday, June 27, 2022, on westbound Route 40 at the intersection with Route 72 in Bear. Troopers said a car traveling at an apparent high rate of speed on westbound...

MLB World Reacts To The Bryce Harper Surgery News

Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will be out of the team's lineup for the foreseeable future. It was reported on Tuesday that he'll undergo surgery to stabilize his broken left thumb. It has not yet been announced when Harper will go under the knife. According to NBC Sports' Jim Salisbury,...

19-year-old was driving 100 mph before deadly crash, NJ cops say

MONROE (Gloucester) — A 19-year-old man was charged with death by auto after police said he was driving a Subaru Impreza at 100 mph before hitting another vehicle. Tyler Proffitt, of the Turnersville section of Washington Township was charged Monday in the Feb. 25 crash that killed a 39-year-old Williamstown woman when her Hyundai Electra was struck on the driver’s side on Black Horse Pike (Route 42).

Wilmington man arrested for fatal stabbing

Wilmington Police said they have arrested 52-year old Anthony Staples in connection with a fatal stabbing that occurred on April 28, 2022, in the area of 5th and North Dupont streets following a traffic crash. Officers were called to the intersection just after 5:15 p.m. that day for a reported...

Murder charge refiled in Trooper case

The Bristol community won’t soon forget the fateful morning of March 21. Local Pennsylvania State Trooper Martin F. Mack III and Trooper Branden Sisca were trying to aid Reyes Rivera Oliveras as he walked along I-95, but all were fatally struck and killed by 21-year-old Jayana Tanae Webb, who was under the influence of alcohol.

Adult and Juvenile Arrested for Wilmington’s June 24th Shooting

WILMINGTON, DE — A Wilmington Police investigation has resulted in arrests in connection with a June 24th shooting incident. Authorities state that on June 24th at approximately 3:42 p.m., police were dispatched to the area of 24th and Tatnall Streets. Police located an 18-year-old male gunshot victim and a 12-year-old male gunshot victim who arrived at the hospital in critical condition. Police also located an 18-year-old male gunshot victim who was transported to the hospital in stable condition.

Delaware State Police Investigating Fatal Motor Vehicle Collision

Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred in the Bear area on Monday afternoon. On June 27, 2022, at approximately 2:55 p.m., a 2007 Lexus GS350 was stopped at a red light on westbound Route 40 (Pulaski Highway) at its intersection with Route 72 within the left lane of two westbound through-lanes of travel. A 2018 Jeep Wrangler was stopped behind the Lexus, a 2014 Honda Civic was stopped behind the Jeep, and a 2022 Honda Accord was stopped at a red light within the outside left turn lane of westbound Route 40 (to the left of the Lexus), waiting to turn left onto southbound Route 72. At this time, a 2002 Infiniti G35 was traveling westbound Route 40 at an apparent high rate of speed within the left through-lane of travel, approaching the above-mentioned vehicles.

Troopers Detail Fatal Accident That Closed Route 40 Monday

Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred in the Bear area on Monday afternoon according to Public Information Officer, Senior Corporal Jason Hatchell. Hatchell on June 27, 2022, at approximately 2:55 p.m., a 2007 Lexus GS350 was stopped at a red light on westbound Route...
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Philadelphia Man Charged With Lying to Feds About Blaze That Killed Firefighter

A Philadelphia man is accused of lying to a federal agent in connection with a blaze that killed a firefighter on June 18. The suspect, identified as Al-Ashraf Khalil in a criminal complaint obtained by The Daily Beast, owns the building in which the fire started, and was seen nearby acting suspiciously in the moments immediately before the structure went up in flames, according to the complaint. He later told ATF agents that he was at home during the blaze. However, the feds say, Khalil was caught in surveillance video on the scene. Khalil, who has not been charged with the alleged arson itself, does not yet have a lawyer listed in court records and was unable to be reached for comment. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms is set to hold a news conference about the case at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

With High Draft Pick, Experts Say Flyers Will Select …

The NHL draft is nine nights away, and defenseman David Jiricek is favored to be the Philadelphia Flyers’ top pick, based on the consolidated predictions of some of the most respected experts. The Flyers have the No. 5 overall selection in the first round July 7. My pick would...