Memorial for Wellness Center Shooting Victim
Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital is holding a private memorial service for Theresa Hunt who was killed last month at the Wellness Center by a psychiatric patient.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Plotts arraigned in casework, psychiatrist shootings
As he was arraigned on murder counts before a Delaware County judge Tuesday, Richard Plotts asked questions, sniffled, raised his eyebrows, and said he didn't understand all the charges against him.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
A man who allegedly shot and killed his caseworker and shot his psychiatrist at a Delaware County hospital campus on July 24 has been released from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he had been recovering from gunshot wounds inflicted upon him by his psychiatrist, who returned fire with his own concealed gun.
Gwendolyn B. Brightful, 92, educator
A memorial celebration will be held Saturday, Aug. 9, for Gwendolyn B. Brightful, 92, of Yeadon, a retired educator and crusader in the Philadelphia School District.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Shot by patient, psychiatrist pulls gun and fires back, saving many lives, authorities say
A troubled mental patient with a substantial criminal history pulled out a gun Thursday during an appointment with his longtime psychiatrist at a Philadelphia area hospital and shot his caseworker to death, authorities said.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Hospital shooting highlights common gun rights argument
It was a terrifying scene at a Pennsylvania hospital, where a doctor shot one of his patients three times in self-defense after the patient shot and killed a hospital employee.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Doctor shoots armed patient in Philly hospital: A gun rights case is born
Psychiatrist Lee Silverman worked in a gun-free hospital, but pulled out a gun in his desk to subdue an armed patient, who had just shot his caseworker.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Lebanon Daily News
Pa. hospital shooting investigation seeks cause
An officer directs traffic near the scene of a shooting Thursday, July 24, 2014, at a wellness center attached to Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Daily Caller
Doctor 'Saved Lives' By Shooting Hospital Gunman
A Pennsylvania police chief says that a doctor undoubtedly saved lives after he shot a gunman who opened fire Thursday in an incident that left a hospital case worker dead.
Gunman shoots two at Darby hospital, doctor returns fire
A gunman opened fire inside Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Delaware County on Thursday afternoon, killing a female caseworker and grazing a psychiatrist in the head, police said.
Shooting at hospital near Philadelphia injures 3
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