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Local Doctor Accused Of Growing And Selling Marijuana Out Of His Home

By Syma Chowdhry

HAVERTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – A respected ophthalmologist in Havertown is arrested for growing and selling marijuana out of his home.

Dr. Paul Ezell and his 23-year-old daughter Victoria, who is a registered nurse, are facing drug charges after police seized marijuana plants and numerous items that consist of a growing and distributing operation. 165 more words


Delco DA's Office Searches Chester Police Dept. Evidence Room

By David Madden

CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) — The Chester Police Department received a visit yesterday from the Delaware County district attorney’s office.  Investigators came calling with a search warrant in hand. 87 more words


New Jersey Panel Orders Testimony On Bridgegate Traffic Jams

TRENTON, NJ (AP) – A New Jersey legislative committee has ordered current and former aides to Republican Gov. Chris Christie and two officials at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to testify in the committee’s probe of politically motivated traffic jams last year near the George Washington Bridge. 416 more words


Red-Light Camera Violations Routinely Overturned For Funeral Processions, PPA Says

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Drivers who are part of funeral processions don’t have to worry about getting nabbed by red-light cameras in Philadelphia. 198 more words


Evidence in Toronto streetcar shooting will shock public, constable's lawyer says

TORONTO — Outside on the steps of the Old City Hall courts, Peter Brauti, the lawyer for Toronto police Const. James Forcillo, reminded the public “there is another side to this story” and pleaded for people “to keep an open mind.” 771 more words


Police Continue To Search For Driver In Delaware County Hit And Run

By Syma Chowdhry

RIDLEY PARK, Pa. (CBS) – Police are looking for the driver of a vehicle that struck an 18-year-old Monday night. (See Previous Story) … 285 more words


Police Issue Arrest Warrant For Collingdale Hit And Run Suspect

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Delaware County authorities have issued an arrest warrant for the driver of a hit-and-run vehicle that they say deliberately hit a Collingdale man early Saturday morning. 70 more words