On arrival, officers found a 36-year-old man in the street a few blocks away, who had been shot multiple times in the chest and back.
Around 6:49 a.m., crews were called to 2625 West Thompson Street for reports of a fire.
Mayor Nutter today told stakeholders involved in youth violence prevention that they should commit to a long-term effort and not go for short-term fixes.
Organizer Every Heard says there are plans to have a photographer on site for before and after photos, refreshments from Rybrew and maybe even a couple musical performances.
This portion of Brewerytown has seen better days, but now it’s in a state of transition.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter said on Monday that it’s time to focus on getting the facts together after a 3-year-old girl was killed by a falling security gate at a Rita’s Water Ice in Brewerytown.
Eyewitnesses say they heard a loud crash, and then saw a large security door on top of the little girl.
A teen who was an innocent victim of stray gunfire on a Philadelphia street late last month passed away as a result of his injuries early Monday morning.
Devin Bullock, 19, nearly lost his life, and has now lost one of his legs, the innocent victim of a gunman who opened fire April 23d at 25th and Thompson Streets in Brewerytown.
Two men were shot in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.
It happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday in the 1500 block of North Dover Street.
Philadelphia police say a 17-year-old boy was killed after he was shot multiple times in the city’s Brewerytown section Wednesday night.
Philadelphia Police were forced to open fire on two dogs in two separate attacks overnight, killing one dog and injuring another.
Northern Liberties and the Graduate Hospital area are among the neighborhoods likely to be hardest hit by the city’s new property tax system.
The exhibition showcases 20 photographs that tell stories of the people who work, live and thrive in this section of the city as it experiences urban renewal.