District Attorney Tom Hogan announced the arrest of defendant Jose Arreola-Ortiz for drug trafficking. The defendant ran a drug operation out of Mexico and California, supplying drugs in bulk to Southern Chester County for re-sale at street level.
The District Attorney's Office and East Vincent Township Police Department announced that the shooter in yesterday's shooting at 3795 Schuylkill Road, was pronounced dead last night at approximately 8:00 p.m. The shooter was Anne Konopka, age 49.
The District Attorney's Office and East Vincent Twp. Police Department announced there was a shooting at the Whitehall Apartments, 3795 Schuylkill Road, East Vincent Township, Chester County. The shooter was a female resident who shot her male neighbor.
The DA's Office announced the arrest of Father Joseph McLoone for the theft of $98,405.50 from St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Downingtown. The defendant has ben charged with theft by unlawful taking and related offenses..
Chief of Staff Charles Gaza announced the arrest of 2 state constables for using their elected positions and authority for their own profit working on the pipeline. They are charged with official oppression, Ethics Act violations, and related charges.