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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Chester County Attorney Joshua Janis Arrested Again For Fraud

An attorney already charged with defrauding multiple clients has been arrested for using his ex-wife's identity to open accounts and incur debts in her name. Janis spent the money on business expenses, strip club charges, pornography, and other expenses.

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

District Attorney's Report on Troopers Discharging Firearms

On September 20, three Troopers discharged their weapons in the line of duty. The Troopers were firing at Bruce Rogal, who that day had attempted to shoot his wife, shot and killed both of his parents, and crashed his vehicle into his wife's house.

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

SWAT Team Receives District Attorney Commendation

The Chester County Regional Emergency Response Team, one of the County's SWAT teams, received a District Attorney's Commendation for bravery and outstanding teamwork. Fittingly, the SWAT team was presented the award in the middle of a long training day.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Man Charged With Homicide For Beating, Kicking Girlfriend to Death

Tom Hogan announced the arrest of defendant Mark Turner for the murder of his girlfriend Rachel Yeager. When the defendant suspected that the victim was cheating on him, he beat her to death with his fists and kicking her with steel-toed work boots.

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Mother Kills 5-Year Old Daughter by Pushing Her Down Stairs, Charged With Murder

Tom Hogan and Parkesburg Police Chief Brian Sheller announced the arrest of Ciara Robinson. The defendant intentionally pushed her daughter down a set of stairs and onto a concrete landing, causing a crushing injury to her head and death of the child.

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