Police say the woman was inside her residence when her son threatened to strangle her.
The victim, a 45-year-old man, was reportedly shot once in the abdomen.
A 38-year-old Germantown man has been sentenced to 37-and-half to 65 years in prison for a 1998 gunpoint rape in North Philadelphia.
Defense Attorney Christopher Warren says of his client, “He is cooperating. He is trying to do everything in his power to erase the image of those poor children going over the hood of that car.”
At the Center in the Park, a senior center in Germantown, it took less than 45 minutes for about a hundred box fans to get scooped up.
Raised on the hardcore streets of Germantown, so reluctant to throw a punch that he was the object of ridicule as a kid, 6-foot-4, 250-pound Rock has all the components to possibly represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Nearly a week after a firecracker exploded inside a Germantown home, the homeowner has been arrested and is facing charges.
A man was rushed to the hospital after a large firecracker exploded in his hand inside a Philadelphia home early Wednesday morning.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the 6200 block of Clearview Street.
Homeless men who are hospitalized in Philadelphia now have a safe place to recover once they are discharged.
The Pennsylvania SPCA is investigating a report of animal cruelty in Philadelphia’s Germantown neighborhood.
It happened shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday in the 4900 block of Pulaski Avenue.
Two dogs died and one person was sent to the hospital with smoke inhalation due to the blaze, which happened overnight in the 100 block of West Washington Lane.
The fire reportedly broke out around 9:30 a.m. on West Hansberry Street in Germantown.
A man pulled from a house fire in Philadelphia late Monday evening has died.