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Allentown Police: Machete-wielding Teen Attacks Bicyclist, Fiancee

Police say it happened Monday morning in Allentown when a minivan driven by a 17-year-old boy almost hit a bicyclist. The driver and his juvenile passenger got out and confronted the man.

06/24/2015

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Experts Reassure Swimmers That Sharks Pose Little Threat Of Attack At Jersey Shore

Captain Bill Howarth of the Ventnor City Beach Patrol says that one or two shark sightings a year are typical in city, but they almost never result in any harm.

06/15/2015

Violent assault and shooting in Northeast Philly on May 23, 2015. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

VIDEO: Man Violently Beaten, Shot On Northeast Philly Street

Police are searching for several suspects in connection with the violent beating and shooting of man on a Northeast Philadelphia street.

06/02/2015

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Philly Couple Says Their Poodle Is Battling For His Life After Pit Bull Attack

Janet and Bob Wilson say it’s “touch and go” after their five-year-old miniature poodle named “Chicago” was attacked by an unleashed dog.

05/20/2015

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3 Juveniles Charged For Gas Station Beating

Authorities say a total of six people were arrested in connection to the April 7th beating.

04/25/2015

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Police Investigate Attack On Man At Olney Gas Station

Police are asking for the public’s help to identify and locate suspects wanted in connection with a violent attack caught on surveillance video at a gas station in Philadelphia’s Olney neighborhood.

04/10/2015

SEPTA officials say one of their bus drivers was attacked in the city's Strawberry Mansion section. (credit: CBS)

Violent Assault Sends SEPTA Bus Driver To The Hospital

A SEPTA bus driver was hospitalized after he was violently attacked by a male, officials said.

03/26/2015

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Police: Woman Attacked In Broad Daylight In Spring Garden

Anyone with information should call Philadelphia Police at 215-546-TIPS.

02/26/2015

Police: Suspect Arrested In Alleged Attack On Teen Girl On SEPTA Trolley

Police announced a suspect accused of attacking a 17-year-old girl on a SEPTA trolley has been arrested.

01/28/2015

Suspect wanted in violent attack of elderly man inside Philadelphia bar. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Caught On Tape: Suspect Violently Attacks Man, 83, Inside Philly Bar

Police are searching for the thug who was caught on tape punching an elderly man inside a bar in Philadelphia.

12/17/2014

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Police: Woman Attacked In University City

Police are investigating an attack in University City Thursday night.

12/11/2014

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Police Investigate Cases Of Violent Attacks Against Women In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police and the University of Pennsylvania Campus Police are investigating cases of violent attacks against women that were reported within days of each other.

12/11/2014

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Police Investigate Attack On Substitute Teacher At Phila. High School

Police are investigating an attack on a substitute teacher at a high school in Southwest Philadelphia.

11/07/2014

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Teens — 14 And 15 — Accused Of Assaulting, Robbing Woman On Delaware Street

A 15-year-old female and a 14-year-old male assaulted a 56-year-old female on a Delaware street before stealing her cell phone, police said.

10/21/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Man Attacked On Philadelphia Street Speaks To Eyewitness News

The 24-year-old has difficulty talking and can’t eat. Thursday a vicious attack left his jaw wired shut.

10/13/2014

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