News in brief: 1.19 Issue

PIPES FREEZE, BURST DURING END OF WINTER BREAK 

The cold temperatures of December 2015 had adverse effects on pipes in Gladfelter Hall, the Louis J. Esposito Dining Center, 1940 Residence Hall and Morgan North Residence Hall.

In all four of …

News in brief: 1.12 Issue

MURDER CASES NEAR MAIN CAMPUS TO CONTINUE TODAY 

Two homicide cases involving incidents around Main Campus are scheduled to continue today.

Randolph Sanders, 37, was arrested February 1, 2015 for the January 2015 murder of Kim Jones. Jones was waiting …

News in brief: 12.1 Issue

UPDATE ON SEVERAL COURT CASES 

Multiple cases The Temple News has previously reported on are currently in the pre-trial stages of the judicial system.

The preliminary hearing for 19-year-old Dimitrius Brown is set for Dec. 16 after it was previously …

News in brief: 11.17 Issue

CITY SHOWS SUPPORT FOR PARIS FOLLOWING ATTACKS

Six Philadelphia landmarks lit up with with blue, white and red in honor of the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, according to a Billy Penn report.

The Lit Brothers Building on Market …

News in brief: 11.10 Issue

TEMPLE POLICE CAR CATCHES FIRE AT LOCAL GAS STATION

A Temple Police vehicle caught fire at a BP gas station on Broad Street near Girard Avenue around 2:45 p.m., 6ABC Action News reported.

Witnesses told 6ABC two Temple Police cars …

News in brief: 11.3 Issue

ANDREA CONSTAND FILED LAWSUIT AGAINST FORMER MONTCO DA LAST WEEK

Last Monday, former Temple employee Andrea Constand filed a defamation suit against Bruce L. Castor Jr. for his alleged remarks against her earlier this year, the Washington Post reported.

Castor, …

News in brief: 10.27 Issue

18 THEFTS REPORTED TO TEMPLE POLICE LAST WEEK 

From Oct. 19-26, there were 18 reports of theft.

Eight of the reports were bike thefts, while one was retail theft at the 7-Eleven at 2034 N. Broad St. Three of the …

News in brief: 10.20 Issue

DRIVER SENTENCED IN HIT-AND-RUN

Rashan Roberts, 18, was sentenced to 11-and-a-half to 23 months in prison with five years probation last Tuesday, according to court documents. Roberts was arrested May 6 and pled guilty in court July 23.

On April …

News in brief: 10.13 Issue

UNDERAGE DRINKING SPIKES DURING HOMECOMING WEEKEND

Twenty reports of underage consumption occurred from Friday night to Sunday night during Homecoming Weekend. Six incidents were reported Friday, nine Saturday and three Sunday. Seven resulted in an arrest, 12 were referred for …