A Lansdale man has been convicted of a double murder. 20-year-old Khailyl Chambers now awaits sentencing for shooting a man and a woman outside a bar in Norristown more than two years ago. He could face life behind bars for the double murder conviction but this is not a capital case because Chambers waived his right to a jury trial in exchange for prosecutors taking the death penalty off the table. Outside the courtroom, relatives of the victims expressed satisfaction with the verdict. Chambers is currently serving a seperate ten year sentence for shooting another man.
A Montgomery Township man who admitted his role in beating and robbing a man who gave him a ride home from a bar on New Year’s Day has been given one to two years in prison, followed by three years on probation.
An Abington woman accused of leaving her baby alone with her ex-boyfriend, even though she had a protection from abuse order against him, has pleaded not guilty to criminal charges in Montgomery County Court.