DA Tom Hogan and the Coatesville Police Department announced murder charges arising from the death of a 5 month old infant. Defendant Zion Isaiah Shockley was charged with 1st degree murder and related offenses for causing his infant daughter's death.
In 2017, the biggest child abuse story in Chester County was the conviction of the three adults charged in the killing of three-year old Scotty McMillan. However, in addition to that high-profile case, the CAU handled a record number of other cases.
The District Attorney's Office and South Coatesville Police announced the arrest of defendant Dominic "Buddha" Poulson for the murder of Victor Wilson outside the Malibu Club in South Coatesville on Saturday, September 30, 2017.
The District Attorney's Office and Phoenixville Police announced that there was a homicide last night in Phoenixville. Jayson Ortiz-Cameron was shot and killed in the back parking lot of Dunkin' Donuts.