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Berks County woman seeks taxpayer aid for defense in slaying of 2 kids

Lisa Snyder is charged with first- and third-degree murder, child endangerment, and evidence-tampering.
By The Associated Press

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New search in Pennsylvania for student wanted in killings comes up empty

Police in Luzerne County said a firefighter spotted a man with a large backpack behind the Germania Hose Co. shortly after 11 p.m. Tuesday.
By The Associated Press

Connecticut murder suspect last seen in Pa., as his family pleads for his surrender

A man matching his description was last seen Sunday wearing a white T-shirt, dark shorts and carrying a large duffel bag near train tracks in East Stroudsburg.
By The Associated Press

Police in 3 states seek suspect in 2 Connecticut slayings

A car the man is suspected of stealing was found in New Jersey at the Pennsylvania border Sunday afternoon.
By The Associated Press

2004 cold case of missing Quakertown man solved with killer’s confession

Adam Brundage was reported missing in October 2004. The case was cold for more than a decade, until Daman Smoot — Brundage’s roommate at the time of the disappearance — led authorities to Brundage’s remains in January.

By Ximena Conde/WHYY

York man accused of killing parents says he was off medication

Thirty-eight-year-old Levar Fountain is charged with criminal homicide in the slayings of 74-year-old John Fountain and 65-year-old Mary Fountain.

By The Associated Press