RICHMOND — Real estate titan Prologis has officially completed its long-anticipated purchase of the site of the former Hilltop Mall in Richmond, setting the stage for a wide-ranging redevelopment of the vast property.

Homes, shops, restaurants, industrial centers and modern logistics sites could replace the mall structure, according to Prologis, one of the world’s largest real estate development and investment firms.

Prologis paid $117 million for the mall site, according to Richmond Mayor Tom Butt.

“We went from an abandoned mall to a company that has a lot of money and wants to do something with the property,” Mayor Butt

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PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A police pursuit that began in Pennsauken, New Jersey ended with a crash in Philadelphia’s Spring Garden neighborhood. Then an officer at the scene of the crash got clipped by another driver who did not adhere to his instructions to turn around.

Police said Pennsauken police attempted to pull over a Toyota Corolla around midnight Friday when the driver sped off.

Police said the driver crossed the Ben Franklin Bridge and t-boned another vehicle at North Broad and Vine streets.

Police are trying to figure out why the driver fled in the first place.

“They are going

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