Officer Shot, Suspect Killed in Chester Police Pursuit and Shootout

CHESTER, PA — A police officer in Chester, Pennsylvania, was shot on Saturday afternoon, and the shooter was killed in the incident, authorities announced. The officer is currently recovering at a local hospital and is expected to be discharged soon, the Chester Police Department reported. The suspect, who was also shot, was pronounced dead at … Read more

Cruelty: Dog in Chester Co. Needs Amputation After Severe Beating

CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (AP) — An unidentified individual is facing felony animal cruelty charges after severely maiming a dog in South Coatesville, according to the Brandywine Valley SPCA. The dog, named Ava, was found by a neighbor and brought to the shelter in December. Upon her arrival at the shelter, it was discovered that Ava … Read more

Amputation needed for dog after cruel abuse in Chester Co. prompts outcry

WEST CHESTER, Pa. – A dog in Chester County is in need of amputation after suffering cruel and abusive treatment. The dog, named Bailey, was severely beaten and is now facing the possibility of amputation due to the extent of its injuries. Bailey was found with broken bones and severe bruising, marking the extent of … Read more