The sister and other family members of correctional officer Freda Denny met outside her home Friday night.
Anyone with information is asked to call police.
Authorities say the victim was having an issue with his gun when it discharged, striking him in the face.
Two homes on Glenmore Avenue in Elmwood have been condemned this morning after their back rear walls collapsed.
Eleven-year-old Branden Durham has been found.
The accident was reported at about 3 p.m. at 65th and Buist.
On Saturday morning at approximately 1:45 a.m. a male and his girlfriend were walking on 6600 Upland Street in the Elmwood section of Southwest Philadelphia when they were approached by two unknown males.
Police say a man is in custody in connection with a shooting and assault in Southwest Philadelphia just before midnight Wednesday.
Philadelphia police say two dogs were stolen during an early morning home invasion Monday.
Police are searching for two suspects in connection to a shooting at a gentleman’s club in Philadelphia.
The incident happened at about 9:20 p.m. on the 2600 block of South Daggett Street.
Philadelphia Police are searching for a suspect in connection to multiple robberies near the Elmwood neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Southwest Philadelphia’s Elmwood section near 71st and Elmwood Avenue.
A store in the Elmwood section of Southwest Philadelphia was robbed early Saturday morning.
Philadelphia police are searching for the suspect who stole a school bus early Wednesday morning and then fled after crashing into a parked car.