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  • Voorhees police seek identity of man in theft investigation
  • Police in Voorhees Township, New Jersey are asking for the public's help in identifying a man wanted for questioning in relation to a series of theft and criminal mischief incidents.
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  • The FBI has cleared Tullytown police of wrongdoing in a taser incident involving a 14-year-old shoplifting suspect.
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  • Tashika M. Townsend
  • Police in New Castle, Delaware have a bank employee of stealing thousands of dollars over the course of several months last year.
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  • Police say an 86-year-old woman in Hatfield Township, Montgomery County was targeted during a theft at a grocery store.
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  • Delaware County police have arrested the man they believe has been robbing patrons at local gyms.
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  • 2 Phila. city employees accused of scrap metal theft
  • Two City of Philadelphia employees must answer to accusations that they stole scrap metal and sold it for profit.
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  • Police are warning about a rash of locker thefts and car break-ins at area gyms across Delaware County.
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  • The 'Find my iPhone' app helped police nab two boys, ages 10 and 13, caught stealing a teacher's cellphone on the Broad Street line.
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philadelphia news, north philadelphia news, SEPTA, theft, children, local/state
  • Authorities in Lancaster County are looking for a pair of thieves who stole more than $41,000 in jewelry from a Kmart.
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pennsylvania news, lancaster county news, kmart, theft, burglary, local/state
  • South Jersey police are looking for a brazen burglar who targeted an antique emporium in Lambertville.
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  • South Jersey police are looking for a brazen burglar who targeted an antique emporium in Lambertville.
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  • Safe stolen from Port Richmond school
  • An 8th grade class in Philadelphia's Port Richmond neighborhood is dealing with a devastating blow. Someone broke into their school and stole all of the cash for a special school trip.
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  • Man charged in theft of bank cards from mail center
  • A Maryland man is behind bars, accused of stealing hundreds of bank cards while on the job in Berks County.
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  • An armed thief who picked the wrong dressing room to loot was tackled by members of the Thunder From Down Under male revue.
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  • Police have identified a third man wanted in a December jewelry store theft at the Exton Square Mall.
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  • Ronald Kenneth Ken Nolan
  • A former treasurer of a suburban Philadelphia fire company has pleaded guilty to taking about $250,000.
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  • Police in Berks County are searching for a burglar who ransacked three churches.
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  • Joseph Patrick Franzone, Jr. in custody
  • Action News has learned that an accused suburban wedding crasher has pleaded guilty to theft and related charges.
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  • A Bucks Co. mom who accused police of brutality after a taser was used on her son is behind bars for shoplifting, police say.
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  • ID theft warrant leads to pot bust in Hamilton Twp.
  • Two people are in custody after police served a search warrant at a home in Hamilton Township. The search warrant stemmed from a regional credit card theft operation, but turned into something much larger when officers started searching the home.
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mercer county news, new jersey news, marijuana, theft, identity theft, local/state
  • A father, mother and daughter from a posh Chicago suburb stole $7 million in merchandise during a decade-long shoplifting spree.
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  • Authorities are calling them the Felony Lane Gang, and they are known to law enforcement up and down the East Coast.
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  • walmart
  • Police in Lancaster County said a woman spent the night in a 24-hour Walmart with her three young children before being arrested as she left the following morning with more than $500 in stolen merchandise.
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  • Theft suspects in Bucks County
  • Police have arrested two suspects in connection with the theft of $100,000 worth of jewelry in the past 6 days.
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  • Parking attendants arrested for $72K theft
  • Several people have been arrested in a major parking ticket scandal in Berks County.
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  • 8 computers stolen from South Philadelphia school
  • Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspect who burglarized a school in South Philadelphia.
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  • Eight suspects have been arrested in a jewelry theft ring that spanned Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
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  • Government authorities describe how they dismantled a theft ring in an Action News exclusive.
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  • Action News Online
  • More than a million dollars in watches were snatched from luxury jewelry shops in New York, New Jersey and Virginia before authorities say they were able to arrest a smash-and-grab crew of four men.
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jewelry, theft, new jersey news, new york city, virginia, national/world
  • Delaware State Police are looking for three suspects in a case of smash-and-grab purse thefts that led to check forgery and identity fraud.
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  • New Castle County Police are warning residents about recent thefts from vehicles parked in county parklands.
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  • Two men suspected in last month's heist of a multimillion-dollar Stradivarius violin in Milwaukee have been criminally charged.
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  • Police say a man was arrested in West Goshen, Pennsylvania for stealing an emergency portable generator being used to power a traffic light.
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  • Two thieves got away with a handful of cell phones from a Center City T-Mobile store Thursday.
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  • Police are investigating a purse robbery and double shooting in West Philadelphia that killed one woman and wounded another.
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  • A Sears Hardware store in Bucks County will be closed for a few days after more than 100 feet of copper was stolen.
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  • A southern New Jersey couple was sentenced today after they admitted stealing $2.6 million from customers by selling phony vacation travel club memberships so they could live the good life.
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  • Norristown police looking for purse snatcher
  • The Norristown Police Department is asking for your help finding a wanted purse snatcher.
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montgomery county news, pennsylvania news, theft, local/state
  • Timothy Mosley, James Black and Renza Sheaff
  • Philadelphia police have identified three suspects wanted in connection with a series of pickpocket thefts in Center City.
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  • A special education teacher in the Lehigh Valley is facing serious theft charges Thursday night.
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  • James Bryan
  • A man from Collingdale, Pa. has been arrested on charges he stole nearly $3 million from his former employer to support an alleged gambling addiction.
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pennsylvania news, delaware county news, theft, local/state
  • Oil truck stolen in Southwest Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia police are investigating the theft of an oil delivery truck Tuesday morning.
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  • Action News Online
  • Federal prosecutors say a former high-ranking executive with a youth football organization has admitted stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the organization.
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new jersey news, ocean county news, theft, local/state
  • Guy Fieri
  • A Northern California man convicted of a series of crimes, including attempted murder and the theft of celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini, was sentenced Thursday to life in prison.
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automobiles, theft, national/world
  • Indictment in notorious 1978 JFK Lufthansa heist
  • More than 30 years after the crime, a reputed mobster was indicted Thursday in the $6 million Lufthansa heist at Kennedy Airport.
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theft, new york city, national/world
  • Woman accused of stealing rock salt in West Scranton
  • A northeastern Pennsylvania woman is accused of stealing rock salt.
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pennsylvania news, luzerne county news, theft, local/state
  • Police say an active-duty military service member thwarted a would-be jewelry thief in Evesham Township by tackling the suspect as he fled.
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  • Action News Online
  • Evesham Police have arrested a mother and son who embezzled almost a half a million dollars from a printing company.
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  • 2 arrests in connection with attack of Wilmington woman
  • Police say they have made two arrests in the beating of a woman inside her New Castle County home earlier this month.
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delaware news, wilmington news, new jersey news, beating, home invasion, assault, theft, local/state