Wanted: Ocean City Seagull Murderer

Photo courtesy of the Ocean City Police Department.

Police in Ocean City are looking for a hot-tempered Shoregoer who they say intentionally killed a seagull on the beach with an umbrella on Monday afternoon.

The strange saga began just after 12 p.m. when officers responded to the 1200 block of the beach following reports that an unidentified man had just beaten a seagull to death. After locating the suspect, police were told by the man that he killed the “aggressive” bird to protect young children in the area. The officers took no action at this time and lifeguards removed the deceased seagull from the beach. Read more »

Police: Suspect Tossed Molotov Cocktail at Delco Sheriffs Sergeant

Photo courtesy of the Delaware County Sheriffs Department.

A 39-year-old Collingdale man was arraigned today on a slew of charges after authorities say he threw a Molotov cocktail at a Delaware County Sheriffs Sergeant, severely burning the man, during an hour-long standoff with police at his home on Wednesday.

Jeromy Jones was charged with several counts each of attempted murder, assault on an officer, arson and reckless endangerment along with other related offenses on Thursday. He was ordered held at George W. Hill Correctional Facility after failing to post $1 million bail. Read more »

Montco Woman Charged With Stealing Nearly $1 Million From Employer

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Courtesy Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office

A Montgomery County woman was charged with stealing nearly $1 million from her employer.

Police say 31-year-old Christine Cushman of Douglassville stole $919,301 from consulting firm HighPoint Solutions, located at 301 E. Germantown Pike in East Norriton, where she worked as the director of human resources.  Read more »

Police Say Owner of South Philly Day Care Sexually Assaulted Two Kids

Philly Kids Gym and Sprouts Children’s Center on 9th Street (Photo by Zach Kocis)

This is a developing story.

At a press conference at Special Victims Unit headquarters in Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon, the Philadelphia Police Department announced that the owner of a South Philadelphia day care facility has been placed under arrest for allegedly sexually assaulting two young children. Read more »

Police: Man in Dallas Cowboys Hat Steals Baby Formula in the ‘Burbs

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Courtesy of the Bensalem Police Department

The Bensalem Police Department is searching for a man who allegedly stole large amounts of baby formula from multiple stores in the area.

Police say the man took bottles of Similac Formula from a Target on Rockhill Drive in Bensalem shortly after 1:30 p.m. this past Sunday, July 30th. He reportedly fled the scene in an red Ford Ranger pick-up truck.  Read more »

Maison 208 Just Might Be the Unluckiest Restaurant in Philly

Poor, poor Maison 208. It just can’t catch a break, can it?

I mean, before it even opened, some dude set the construction site on fire. Then, after it opened, a truck plowed right through one of the floor-to-ceiling windows in the dining room (they’ve kept it boarded up until they could fix it).

And, most recently, a burglary in the early morning of July 20th.

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Police Seek Haverford Murder Suspect

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L: Courtesy Philadelphia Police Department | R: Courtesy Haverford Township Police Department

Police in Philadelphia and Delaware counties are searching for 24-year-old Derrick Rollins, whom they say killed 29-year-old John Le in Ardmore this past weekend.

At a press conference Tuesday afternoon, Philadelphia Police Lt. John Walker said officials believe Rollins is hiding somewhere in the city.  Read more »

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