Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan announced that there is an active bench warrant for Barry Baker. Baker is the man accused of assault for punching a man with cerebral palsy outside a 7-11 in West Chester, PA.
DA Tom Hogan and West Brandywine Police announced that two counselors at an addiction facility died as a result of opioid overdoses at the group home.
The District Attorney's Office and West Chester Police announced the arrest of defendant Barry Baker for assault. The defendant saw a man with cerebral palsy walking into a store, mocked the victim's disability, then sucker punched the victim in the face.
"How was the opioid crisis created? How does it affect Chester County? What are we doing about it now? What is going to happen in the future?" These issues will be addressed at 7:00 p.m. on May 10 as part of the Chester County School of Government.
Tom Hogan announced that ADA Jonathan Harrar has enlisted in the U.S. Army and will be serving as an officer in the Army's JAG Corps. Army JAG handles the prosecution and defense of criminal matters involving Army personnel and other legal matters.
The District Attorney's Office announced the arrest of three Cuban nationals for running a marijuana grow operation in North Coventry Township. Over 100 mature marijuana plants were seized from a residence.
Tom Hogan has been named Chair of the region's HIDTA Program Executive Board. Gary Tuggle, Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration - Philadelphia Division, has been named Vice Chair.