An autopsy performed Sunday ruled that the cause of death was strangulation, and the manner of death was a homicide.
Authorities say the body was found around 8:15 a.m. Sunday in the 3300 block of North 18th Street in the Tioga-Nicetown section of the city.
The 80-year-old female was discovered inside a second floor apartment above a custom framing shop at 1213 Snyder Avenue.
Police are investigating the discovery of a body along a ditch in Delaware Wednesday morning.
Police are investigating the discovery of a body that was pulled from the Schuylkill River Monday morning.
Authorities say the body of a southern New Jersey man who went missing nearly three months ago after leaving a poker party was found in a waterway near his home.
Authorities say a 19-year-old Willingboro man was arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found Wednesday afternoon in a Burlington County park.
Burlington County officials say an investigation has begun into the death of a man whose body was discovered Wednesday afternoon.
On June 24th of last year, the body of 59-year-old Carol Reiff was found in a wooded area near her home in the Lakeview Apartments in Gloucester Township, New Jersey.
The brother of 22-year-old Nadia Malik, speaking out for the first time, says he believes the mother of three, who disappeared February 9th and whose body was found 11 days later in a car near 30th St. Station, was a victim of foul play.
Philadelphia Police Lt. John Walker said an autopsy Friday showed “no visible sign of injury.” He said officials are awaiting toxicology reports.
On Friday, Feb. 14th around 9 a.m., Hamilton Township Police say a passing motorist spotted the body of an unidentified female on the side of Weymouth Road.
The body of the unidentified male was found in Stafford Forge State Forest on Monday by two people walking a dog.
A woman whose body was found in a central Pennsylvania wildlife preserve has been identified as an eastern Pennsylvania woman missing since last month.
The death of a woman found in a central Pennsylvania wildlife refuge has been ruled a homicide.