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Man Extradited to Chester County for Rape Charges

A North Carolina man was extradited to Chester County for allegedly raping a child. Devin Storf was extradited to East Whiteland Township last week, according to a report in the Patch.com.  The 22-year-old has a Malvern address according to court records and appeared...

Phoenixville Officers Receive Specialized Training

Three members of the Phoenixville Police Department recently received emergency vehicle operations course training for Chester County’s Crisis Negotiations vehicle. Funding of the truck was from a federal grant. The dual purpose truck may be used by the SWAT team and...

Underground Cable Source of Wednesday’s Fire

An underground electrical fire in downtown West Chester spread to two buildings' electrical panels and caused a Carbon Monoxide buildup that sent five fire fighters to Chester County hospital Wednesday. According to PECO spokesman, Greg Smore, an underground cable was...