Posted on: September 15, 2017

Chester County Prosecutor Appointed to Serve on National Arson Panel

The Chester County District Attorney's Office announced that Deputy District Attorney Tom Ost-Prisco has been appointed to serve on the National Fire Protection Association committee that develops national guidelines for fire investigators.

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Female Chester County Teacher Arrested for Sex With Student

Tom Hogan announced the arrest of Owen J. Roberts High School teacher Melissa Bonkoski for engaging in a sexual relationship with a male student. The defendant previously was arrested for inappropriate contact with the student.

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Alleged Heroin Dealer and Girlfriend Arrested in Murder-For-Hire Plot

Tom Hogan announced the arrest of Christopher Pickard and Latrice Harrington in a murder-for-hire scheme. Pickard originally was arrested on drug charges and incarcerated at Chester Co. Prison. The defendants arranged for a "hitman" to kill the victim.

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

West Goshen Township Neighbor Homicide

West Goshen Police and the District Attorney's Office announced the arrest of defendant Clayton P. Carter for the homicide of his next-door neighbor, G. Brooks Jennings. The defendant and the victim had been in a long running neighborhood dispute.

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