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West Philadelphia Man Sentenced in Hot Coffee Attack Case

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A West Philadelphia man has been sentenced to prison for a devastating attack on a donut shop worker.

The prosecutor says 54-year-old David Timbers has been sentenced to 23 months in prison for throwing hot coffee that injured and scarred the young woman. 130 more words

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Man Sentenced In Pizza Shop Attack

By Walt Hunter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A suspect who viciously attacked a father, for no apparent reason, as he dined in a West Philadelphia pizza shop with his wife and five-year-old son, will now spend seven-and-a-half to 15 years behind bars for his crime. 199 more words

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UPDATE: Arrests Made Following Robbery of Elderly Woman in West Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A couple accused of stealing $8,000 from an 80-year-old West Philadelphia woman is behind bars.

Philadelphia Police say 57-year-old Vickson Korlewala and 51-year-old Lorpu Korlewala were taken into custody on Wednesday. 315 more words

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Police: 80-Year-Old Woman Abducted, Robbed In West Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia Police are searching for a man and a woman they say allegedly forced an elderly woman into a car, drove her to a bank, and then robbed her. 415 more words

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SEPTA Bus Hit By Brick In West Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – SEPTA says one of its buses was hit by a brick on Wednesday.

Around 12:18 p.m., a route 30 bus traveling eastbound on Vine Street near 52nd Street was reportedly struck by a brick. 38 more words

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Police: Suspect Sought in Series of Philadelphia Armed Robberies

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect wanted in a series of armed robberies.

His face may be partially covered, but he is caught on surveillance cameras and the video is quite clear. 253 more words

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