33-year-old Jonathan Schaffer was immediately sentenced to life in prison after a verdict rejected his self-defense claims and convicted him of first-degree murder for slashing and stabbing his girlfriend 40 times.
The incident happened around 10:30 p.m. Friday at a home along the 3700 block of Bouvier Street in the Nicetown-Tioga section of the city.
A Montgomery County woman has been charged in the deadly stabbing of her husband and investigators say she admitted to the crime.
Investigators tell Eyewitness News a 23-year-old man was stabbed in the face and neck with a machete around 1 p.m. Monday afternoon.
38-year-old John Borger IV has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of 44-year-old Mark Brooks outside of his home in Maple Shade, New Jersey.
Philadelphia police say an elderly food vendor was stabbed to death while loading his cart with supplies early Thursday morning.
Philadelphia police are investigating a deadly stabbing that happened early Tuesday morning.
A female suspect has been charged in connection with the deadly stabbing of a Army veteran inside his West Philadelphia home last week.
Prosecutors say a central New Jersey man who fatally stabbed his friend after they fought at a party has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
Police are investigating the stabbing death of a woman who was found outside a Chester County Wawa.
Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect in connection with a deadly stabbing early Wednesday morning.
Police in Delaware have identified the victim of a deadly stabbing that occurred this past weekend.