Latest Norristown News

Man gets 4 to 8 years in crash that killed sleeping woman

Dec. 17, 2018 4:25 PM EST

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A southeastern Pennsylvania man who pleaded guilty to driving drunk at the time he barreled into a home and killed a sleeping 86-year-old woman has been sentenced to four to eight years in prison. Joseph Bezanis, who was sentenced last week in Norristown, pleaded guilty in September...

No signs of trauma on elderly couple found dead outside home

Dec. 5, 2018 4:26 PM EST

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say an elderly Pennsylvania couple found dead outside their home had no obvious signs of trauma and it's not yet clear how they died. Authorities in suburban Philadelphia identify them as 84-year-old Ross Woodward and his wife Rhoda, 81. The Montgomery County District...

The Latest: Ex-Pennsylvania AG loses bid to delay jail term

Nov. 28, 2018 3:29 PM EST

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on former Attorney General Kathleen Kane's request to delay her jail sentence (all times local): 3 p.m. A county judge is rejecting former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's 11th hour request to delay her deadline of Thursday morning to report to jail and begin...

Former AG Kane ordered to jail, 2 years after sentencing

Nov. 27, 2018 6:20 PM EST

A judge in suburban Philadelphia on Tuesday gave former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane less than two days to report to jail to begin serving a perjury sentence that she received two years ago. Judge Wendy Demchick-Alloy said there is no longer any reason for Kane to remain free, one day after the...

The Latest: Ex-AG Kane must report to jail by Thursday

Nov. 27, 2018 4:40 PM EST

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's jail sentence (all times local): 4:15 p.m. A judge says former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane must report to a suburban Philadelphia jail by Thursday morning to start serving a 10- to 23-month perjury...

CORRECTS: Ex-Attorney General Kane ordered to report to jail by 9 a.m. Thursday to start perjury, obstruction sentence.

Nov. 27, 2018 4:32 PM EST
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — CORRECTS: Ex-Attorney General Kane ordered to report to jail by 9 a.m. Thursday to start perjury, obstruction sentence. (Corrects APNewsAlert to fix typo in spelling of dateline, Norristown, Pa.)