Chief Inspector Scott Small
It happened shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday ear the intersection of Cottage and Howell Streets in the city’s Wissinoming section.
Police say an altercation inside Mr. Chicken & Bernice’s Lounge in the Tioga-Nicetown section of the city led to gunfire when someone pulled out a gun and fatally shot a 24-year-old man in the back.
Police are seeking a Hunting Park man in connection with the beating of his 77-year-old landlord early Friday morning.
Philadelphia police say they have two people of interest in custody in connection with the shooting death of a woman in the Northern Liberties section of the city.
The incident happened at about 7 p.m. along the 700 block of Adams Avenue.
Four people were hospitalized after two vehicles collided and two pedestrians were struck in Spring Garden on Wednesday.
Police are searching for two suspects who victimized an elderly man during a home invasion in Logan on Monday.
Police say the body of a man burned beyond recognition was found bound Tuesday morning after firefighters were called to the scene of a trash fire in the 5500 block of Newtown Avenue in Crescentville.
Memorial Day turned into an especially violent night in Philadelphia, with three shootings in the span of just 41 minutes.
Twice in eight hours Philadelphia police officers were shot at and had to return fire in Kensington.