Officers responded to a crowd disturbance in the area and found the child sitting by himself in a car with the loaded .44-caliber handgun on the floor.
They may conjure up ghastly images, 19th century graveyard headstones near the Betsy Ross Bridge, but a historian says they found their way to the river’s edge in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia.
Philadelphia police are searching for two suspects in connection to an armed robbery that occurred in the Bridesburg section of the city.
“The defendant forced the child, when he was approximately nine years old, to engage in a sexual activity, obviously without his consent,” the prosecutor says.
A car slammed into a pole early Sunday morning in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia.
A priest accused of sexual abuse at a Philadelphia church has surrendered to authorities.
A tipster helps Philadelphia police crack down on a crime spree that’s become a big business.
A 92-year-old woman was found dead Sunday evening after a fire broke out in a home in the city’s Bridesburg neighborhood, according to authorities.
A fire in the Honeywell Frankford Plant in the Bridesburg section of the city caused momentary panic overnight.
At least 32 dogs have been rescued from two adjoining properties in North Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.
Philadelphia firefighters battled a smoky, three-alarm blaze that broke out at a recycling plant in the city’s Bridesburg section Wednesday afternoon.
Police say an elderly Philadelphia man shot a teen in the stomach because he was fed up with teenagers partying near his home.