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Second Man Charged In Killing Of High School Hoops Player

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have made another arrest in the shooting death of a promising New Jersey high school basketball player.

Twenty-year-old Hasmeek Coles, of Paterson, faces single counts of murder and receiving stolen property and three counts of attempted murder. 107 more words

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Prosecutors: School Official Inappropriately Touched Teen

ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say the assistant principal of a northern New Jersey high school inappropriately touched a teenager.

Bail was set at $100,000 cash for 55-year-old Roger Schneider of Rockaway Township, who was charged Saturday with child endangerment and aggravated criminal sexual contact. 92 more words

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3 Juveniles Charged For Gas Station Beating

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police have arrested and charged 3 juveniles with the beating of a man at an Olney gas station.

All three were charged as juveniles with attempted murder, aggravated assault, simple assault and related offenses. 50 more words

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2 Charged In Armed Robbery Of Twins

WOODBURY, N.J. (AP) — Two people stand accused of conspiring to rob a twin brother and sister, and authorities say another alleged conspirator was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving a car driven by the brother. 108 more words

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Scam Involving People Pretending To Be With Sheriff's Office Makes Its Way To Philadelphia

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A phone scam that was reported earlier this month in Bucks County has spread to Philadelphia. It involves people posing as Sheriff’s deputies calling residents and demanding payments. 184 more words

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Man Accused Of Fracturing Infant's Skull In Montgomery County

LOWER PROVIDENCE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) —The Montgomery County District Attorney and Lower Providence Township Police say a man has been arrested for allegedly abusing a three-month-old infant. 152 more words

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New Charges Added Against Son Accused of Shooting Father in Car on Schuylkill Expressway

By Jim Melwert

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (CBS) — A man accused of shooting his father from the back seat of the car as it traveled along the Schuylkill Expressway in rush-hour traffic is now facing attempted murder in addition to several other charges. 183 more words

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