Anthony Wright

Latest stories

14h
The News and Star
Sutton Coldfield's plastic pitch won't get better of us, says Workington wingerbeen boosted by the return of defender Sam Smith from injury. Forward Nathan W
Sutton Coldfield's plastic pitch won't get better of us, says Workington winger
The News and Star / Posted 14 hours ago
been boosted by the return of defender Sam Smith from injury. Forward Nathan Waterston is also back, but Gari Rowntree, Anthony Wright, James Earl and Joe McGee are all out. Midfielder Phil McLuckie is rated as 50-50 to feature this... Read more
2 related stories
1d
Op-Ed News
Philadelphia DA Hammered Over Unethical AnticsWilliams' continuing the persecution practices of that predecessor he castigate
Philadelphia DA Hammered Over Unethical Antics
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Williams' continuing the persecution practices of that predecessor he castigated as a candidate is the recent acquittal of Anthony Wright, a Philadelphia man who spent 25-years in prison for a rape-murder he did not commit. The Innocence Project... Read more
1d
The News and Star
Workington Reds boss: We must beat Sutton Coldfieldthe conditions. “We went there and got a result last year and there’s no reaso
Workington Reds boss: We must beat Sutton Coldfield
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
the conditions. “We went there and got a result last year and there’s no reason why we can’t.” Defenders Gari Rowntree, Anthony Wright and Sam Smith are all long-term absentees, but the management team hope to have Phil McLuckie back. During... Read more
2 related stories
2d
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Complaint clerk who took 911 call in delivery woman's murder placed on leavetook police less than 12 hours to arrest four teenagers on Oak Street...three w
Complaint clerk who took 911 call in delivery woman's murder placed on leave
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
took police less than 12 hours to arrest four teenagers on Oak Street...three were juveniles, and the other was 19-year-old Anthony Wright, a known gang member. "You kill somebody over Chinese food and whatever change he had in his pocket. I know... Read more
2d
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Family of victims in deadly Waterbury robbery speak outtook police less than 12 hours to arrest four teenagers on Oak Street...three w
Family of victims in deadly Waterbury robbery speak out
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
took police less than 12 hours to arrest four teenagers on Oak Street...three were juveniles, and the other was 19-year-old Anthony Wright, a known gang member. "You kill somebody over Chinese food and whatever change he had in his pocket. I know... Read more
2d
CBS News
4 teens arrested after Chinese restaurant delivery woman slainher say ‘Papi’ and then heard two gun shots.” Police made four arrests Wednesd
4 teens arrested after Chinese restaurant delivery woman slain
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
her say ‘Papi’ and then heard two gun shots.” Police made four arrests Wednesday morning. The suspects are 19-year-old Anthony Wright, a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and a 17-year-old girl. All four were charged with felony murder,... Read more
16 related stories
2d
FOX 17 Grand Rapids
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX 43 Harrisburg
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX 2 News St. Louis
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
KPLR 11 St. Louis
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
CBS 6 Richmond
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
Philly.com
Philly needs a new D.A. - and a new kind of D.A.ruling didn't get as much attention as it should have, because the news was all
Philly needs a new D.A. - and a new kind of D.A.
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
ruling didn't get as much attention as it should have, because the news was all over a similar story: The case of Anthony Wright, who was freed yesterday. Like Dennis, Wright was arrested for a grisly killing in 1991 -- the rape and murder... Read more
3d
Philly.com
After acquittal D.A. pledges to investigate any 'specific' evidence of police misconductAfter lawyers for Anthony Wright - who was acquitted of rape and murder Tuesday
After acquittal D.A. pledges to investigate any 'specific' evidence of police misconduct
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
After lawyers for Anthony Wright - who was acquitted of rape and murder Tuesday - accused homicide detectives of coercing a false confession, the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office has promised to investigate any "evidence of specific... Read more
5 related stories
3d
NBC Philadelphia
DNA Evidence Proves Man's Innocence, Released From Prisonwrongfully accused of raping and killing a 77-year-old woman is now free after
DNA Evidence Proves Man's Innocence, Released From Prison
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
wrongfully accused of raping and killing a 77-year-old woman is now free after spending a quarter of a century behind bars. NBC10’s Rosemary Connors has his story, including reaction from the family, friends, and jurors who set Anthony Wright... Read more
3d
FOX 8 WGHP
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX 13 Utah
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX40 Sacramento
4 Teens Charged with Murdering Chinese Food Delivery Womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 Teens Charged with Murdering Chinese Food Delivery Woman
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
WREG-TV Memphis
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
Q13 FOX Seattle
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
Philly.com
A day after murder acquittal, Anthony Wright rejoices in family, friends, freedomFor a man who spent 25 years in prison for a rape and murder a jury concluded h
A day after murder acquittal, Anthony Wright rejoices in family, friends, freedom
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
For a man who spent 25 years in prison for a rape and murder a jury concluded he didn't commit, Anthony Wright was emotional and tearful, elated and optimistic. Bitter he was not. "I worship a merciful God and he forgives," Wright, 44, told... Read more
5 related stories
3d
WGN TV Chicago
4 Connecticut teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 Connecticut teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX 6 Milwaukee
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
WTKR Norfolk
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
FOX 8 Cleveland
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery womanon East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in
4 teens charged with murdering Chinese food delivery woman
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 days ago
on East Main Street, police said. Wednesday, police arrested four teenagers in connection with the shooting. 19-year-old Anthony Wright of New York, a male juvenile and two female juveniles are all facing murder charges. Wright, who is being held... Read more
16 related stories
3d
ABC News
Philadelphia Man Exonerated After Nearly 25 Years Behind Barssaid in a statement to the Philadelphia Inquirer Tuesday. "The District Attorn
Philadelphia Man Exonerated After Nearly 25 Years Behind Bars
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
said in a statement to the Philadelphia Inquirer Tuesday. "The District Attorney's Office stands by its decision to retry Anthony Wright, based on the totality of the evidence," Kline said. "The verdict only shows that the jury did not find that... Read more
5 related stories
3d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Woman delivering Chinese food fatally shot during robbery, police say; 4 teens arrestedVargas. She died at a hospital. Police made four arrests Wednesday morning on
Woman delivering Chinese food fatally shot during robbery, police say; 4 teens arrested
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Vargas. She died at a hospital. Police made four arrests Wednesday morning on murder charges. The suspects are 19-year-old Anthony Wright, a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and a 17-year-old girl. It couldn't immediately be determined if they... Read more
16 related stories
3d
NBC Connecticut
4 Charged in Murder of Waterbury Chinese Delivery Womanafter 10 p.m., police said. Waterbury Police worked throughout the night and m
4 Charged in Murder of Waterbury Chinese Delivery Woman
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
after 10 p.m., police said. Waterbury Police worked throughout the night and morning hours and have arrested four people. Anthony Wright, 20, a 16-year-old girl, a 17-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy have been arrested. All four were charged... Read more
16 related stories
3d
Daily Mail
Father is freed after 25 years as DNA shows he is NOT GUILTY of murderFather is freed from Philadelphia jail after 25 years as DNA evidence shows he
Father is freed after 25 years as DNA shows he is NOT GUILTY of murder
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Father is freed from Philadelphia jail after 25 years as DNA evidence shows he is NOT GUILTY of rape and murder Anthony Wright, now 44, first went to prison aged 20 years old in 1991 Convicted of raping and stabbing his 77-year-old neighbor Louise... Read more
4d
NBC News
Wrongly-convicted Philadelphia man freed after second trialwas given his freedom Tuesday after spending 25 years in prison for a rape and
Wrongly-convicted Philadelphia man freed after second trial
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
was given his freedom Tuesday after spending 25 years in prison for a rape and murder that a jury found he did not commit. Anthony Wright sobbed as the not guilty verdict was read in court. His lawyers bitterly attacked police and prosecutors,... Read more
5 related stories
4d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Jury finds Philly man not guilty in rape-murder retrialman not guilty in his retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman a quar
Jury finds Philly man not guilty in rape-murder retrial
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
man not guilty in his retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman a quarter-century ago. Forty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the October 1991 slaying of 77-year-old Louise Talley, his neighbor.... Read more
6 related stories
4d
NBC Philadelphia
Jury Finds Philly Man Not Guilty in Rape-Murder RetrialForty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the
Jury Finds Philly Man Not Guilty in Rape-Murder Retrial
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
Forty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the October 1991 slaying of 77-year-old Louise Talley, his neighbor. The conviction was reversed two years ago after DNA evidence pointed to another man. Jurors spent less... Read more
6 related stories
4d
Philly.com
Philly jury reaches verdict in retrial of '91 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77Talley was raped and fatally stabbed in her Nicetown home, a Philadelphia jury
Philly jury reaches verdict in retrial of '91 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Talley was raped and fatally stabbed in her Nicetown home, a Philadelphia jury has again reached a decision about whether Anthony Wright was her assailant. After just about an hour of deliberations, the Common Pleas Court jury of seven women and... Read more
5 related stories
5d
NBC Philadelphia
Closing Arguments Set in Rape, Murder of Elderly Womanin a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a
Closing Arguments Set in Rape, Murder of Elderly Woman
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
in a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a quarter-century ago. Forty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the October 1991 slaying of 77-year-old Louise Talley, his neighbor in... Read more
6 related stories
6d
The Lewistown Sentinel
Closing arguments slated in 1991 rape, murder retrialin a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a
Closing arguments slated in 1991 rape, murder retrial
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
in a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a quarter-century ago. Forty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the October 1991 slaying of 77-year-old Louise Talley, his neighbor in... Read more
6 related stories
6d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Closing arguments slated in 1991 rape, murder retrialin a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a
Closing arguments slated in 1991 rape, murder retrial
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in a retrial in the rape and murder of an elderly woman in north Philadelphia a quarter-century ago. Forty-four-year-old Anthony Wright was sentenced to life without parole in the October 1991 slaying of 77-year-old Louise Talley, his neighbor in... Read more
6 related stories
8d
Philly.com
Anthony Wright takes the stand, denies 1991 rape, murder of 77-old Nicetown womanAnthony Wright returned to the witness stand Friday for the first time since 19
Anthony Wright takes the stand, denies 1991 rape, murder of 77-old Nicetown woman
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
Anthony Wright returned to the witness stand Friday for the first time since 1993 to again deny that he had anything to do with the 1991 rape and murder of a 77-year-old Nicetown woman. He also denied ever having confessed to the crime. Wright's... Read more
6 related stories
9d
Philly.com
Neighbor places DNA-proven rapist in vicinity of Nicetown woman's murderuntil DNA testing showed he raped 77-year-old Louise Talley back in 1991 in her
Neighbor places DNA-proven rapist in vicinity of Nicetown woman's murder
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
until DNA testing showed he raped 77-year-old Louise Talley back in 1991 in her Nicetown home. On Thursday, lawyers for Anthony Wright - the 44-year-old man granted a new trial after being convicted and sentenced to life in prison for Talley's... Read more
6 related stories
9d
NFL.com
Tony Romo can rewrite legacy with big Cowboys runthan any of the eight mediocre options the team trotted out after Troy Aikman r
Tony Romo can rewrite legacy with big Cowboys run
NFL.com / Posted 9 days ago
than any of the eight mediocre options the team trotted out after Troy Aikman retired in 2001. (Remember Chad Hutchinson, Anthony Wright or Ryan Leaf in Dallas?) We were hooked, as was then-Cowboys coach Bill Parcells. Bledsoe never played... Read more
10d
Philly.com
DNA test results go on trial in retrial of 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown womanDNA testing won Anthony Wright a new trial, and on Wednesday a DNA analyst bega
DNA test results go on trial in retrial of 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
DNA testing won Anthony Wright a new trial, and on Wednesday a DNA analyst began explaining the results of those tests to the Philadelphia jury that will decide if he is guilty of the 1991 rape and murder of a 77-year-old Nicetown woman. Wright, 44,... Read more
2 related stories
12d
Philly.com
'This isn't TV,' retired Philly detective responds to grilling in rape-murder retrialDefense lawyers on Monday challenged a series of retired Philadelphia Police ho
'This isn't TV,' retired Philly detective responds to grilling in rape-murder retrial
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
Defense lawyers on Monday challenged a series of retired Philadelphia Police homicide detectives on why they made Anthony Wright the prime suspect in the 1991 rape and murder of a 77-year-old Nicetown woman. "I was 18 years a detective," responded... Read more
2 related stories
15d
Philly.com
More witnesses recant statements during retrial in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77the example that Shawn Nixon set the day before: recanting 1991 statements that
More witnesses recant statements during retrial in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
the example that Shawn Nixon set the day before: recanting 1991 statements that were key evidence that helped convict Anthony Wright for the rape and murder of 77-year-old neighbor Louise Talley. "I don't recall saying that," Alston, now 39,... Read more
2 related stories
15d
The News and Star
Red-hot start is on agendahave to be right on our game from minute one of the season.” The squad trained
Red-hot start is on agenda
The News and Star / Posted 15 days ago
have to be right on our game from minute one of the season.” The squad trained last night ahead of the game. Defenders Anthony Wright and Gari Rowntree will miss the start of the season due to injury. Reds had a mixed bag of results during... Read more
16d
Philly.com
Witness recants original testimony in retrial in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77In 1993, the testimony of Nicetown teenager Shawn Nixon helped convict Anthony
Witness recants original testimony in retrial in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman, 77
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
In 1993, the testimony of Nicetown teenager Shawn Nixon helped convict Anthony Wright for the rape and murder of 77-year-old neighbor Louise Talley. That was then, before social media and no-snitch culture saturated Philadelphia's neighborhoods. On... Read more
2 related stories
17d
Philly.com
DNA-sparked retrial begins in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown womanThe science of DNA got Anthony Wright a new trial after he served 21 years of a
DNA-sparked retrial begins in 1991 rape-murder of Nicetown woman
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
The science of DNA got Anthony Wright a new trial after he served 21 years of a life sentence for the 1991 rape and murder of a 77-year-old Nicetown woman. But neither the DNA nor the name of the neighborhood crack dealer it identified as the man... Read more
2 related stories
26d
The News and Star
Townsley’s never known a pre-season like it for niggling injuriesfor August 13,” said Townsley. Asked if Kyle May would start the season, Towns
Townsley’s never known a pre-season like it for niggling injuries
The News and Star / Posted 26 days ago
for August 13,” said Townsley. Asked if Kyle May would start the season, Townsley confirmed he wouldn’t. “Gari Rowntree, Anthony Wright and Kyle won’t feature in the opening game but, hopefully, all the others will be in contention,” he... Read more
30d
Northern Star
Soccer: Bluedogs will test Hornetsenergetic striker Kurt Stephens will be a focal point for the attack, the midfi
Soccer: Bluedogs will test Hornets
Northern Star / Posted 30 days ago
energetic striker Kurt Stephens will be a focal point for the attack, the midfield trio of Kaiden Powell, Matt Weir and Anthony Wright has laid the platform for much of their success this season. Their battle with the Bluedogs' Joel Rudgley,... Read more

People in this news