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POODLE'S DEATH STIRS TRIAL ENFORCER FOR MOB FINGERS LOANSHARK

Sometimes you just can't make up stuff like this. James “Jamo” Lynch looked like he came out of central casting. He had a weathered, alcoholic face with a smashed nose, the kind of look a movie producer might want to play an enforcer for a loanshark.Well, Lynch – who has a lengthy criminal record – […]

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IN MURDER OF LIMO DRIVER, HIS NUMBER WASN'T UP

The defense lawyer used Eagles green to win the murder case. The green shirt of Eagles running back Herschel Walker.Attorney Brian McMonagle said witnesses who saw limo driver Henry Speller, 37, shot and killed at 5th and Cantrell streets last Aug. 26 said the gunman wore an Eagles shirt with Walker's number 34 on it. […]

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3 OFFICERS NOT GUILTY IN BEATING

Three Philadelphia police officers were cleared yesterday of assault and other charges arising from a Grays Ferry man's contention that he had been beaten and burned with a hot light bulb during a 1988 drug raid. A courtroom full of police officers, anti-drug activists and friends of the defendants erupted in cheers when Municipal Judge […]

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PROSECUTOR HAS ADMIRER FOR LIFE

One of prosecutor Brian McMonagle’s greatest fans is a man he has put behind bars – twice. Abdul Rasheed, 40, also known as Charles Fields, first became a McMonagle fan a few months ago. That’s when McMonagle prosecuted Rasheed for rape and won a conviction and an eight-year jail term.At that time, Rasheed told McMonagle: […]

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