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Robbery Suspect Hospitalized After Police-Involved Shooting In Cobbs Creek

Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting in the Cobbs Creek section of Philadelphia Wednesday morning.


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2 Taken To Hospital Following Accident In Cobbs Creek

Authorities say two victims were taken to Presbyterian Hospital in unknown condition.


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Police Searching For Man Who Robbed Popular Cobbs Creek Cheesesteak Shop 3 Times

On June 30th around 5 p.m., an unknown male entered the Jim’s at 5605 Spruce Street and approached the counter, where he reportedly pulled a handgun and demanded money from the 63-year-old employee.


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Two Dead, One Injured In Fiery Crash In Cobbs Creek

It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday when two vehicles collided at 62nd and Walnut Streets.


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Fire Breaks Out Inside Cobbs Creek Bar

No injuries were reported.


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Woman Accused Of Abandoning Quadriplegic Son In Woods Extradited To Philadelphia

A woman accused of abandoning her quadriplegic son in the woods for four days is now behind bars in Philadelphia and will face attempted murder charges.


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Woman Heading Back to Phila. To Face Charges of Abandoning Disabled Son

A spokesman for the Montgomery County, Md., state’s attorney’s office says 41-year-old Nyia Parler waived her extradition hearing and was being processed for return to Philadelphia.

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VIDEO: Man Displays ‘Police-Type’ Badge, Steals Woman’s Purse In Cobbs Creek

Philadelphia police are searching for the suspect who was caught on tape displaying a “police-type” badge and then stealing a female’s purse.


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Caretakers Of Abandoned Quadriplegic Man: “All Of This Seemed Very Quickly To Us To Be Out Of Character.”

They called the man’s doctor, his aunt and police for help, to no avail. Then three days later a man found Norman lying in the woods, weak, but alive.


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Mom Of Disabled Son In Woods To Face Attempted Murder Charge

A woman accused of dumping her quadriplegic son in the woods at a park so she could spend the week with her out-of-state boyfriend will face an attempted murder charge, police said Tuesday.


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Severely Disabled Man Found Abandoned In Woods In Cobbs Creek

Police say a quadriplegic with cerebral palsy was found lying in the woods with a wheelchair and a Bible nearby in southwest Philadelphia.


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Teen In Critical Condition After ATV Accident In Philly

It happened just after 2 p.m. at the intersection of 8th and Cobbs Creek Parkway.


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Police: Man Fatally Shot In Cobbs Creek

Police say it happened around 9:53 p.m. Monday at the 6000 block of Irving Street.


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Police: Limo Driver Shot Dead In Cobbs Creek

Philadelphia Police say a limo driver is dead after he was shot Saturday night in the Cobbs Creek section of the city.


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Body Found On Cobbs Creek Street

Authorities say a body was discovered in the Cobbs Creek section of Philadelphia in what they are calling a “suspicious death.”