Officials say Deovanny Ortiz was arrested Tuesday night in connection with a robbery and sexual assault in the Kensington section of the city Sunday night.
Philadelphia police are searching for a male suspect caught on video striking two women in the face, causing “severe” cuts.
Authorities say the 18-year-old victim was trailed after he left a Chinese restaurant at North Second and Ontario Streets about 12:20am. The suspect’s image was caught on tape.
After sexually assaulting the victim, the suspect took his cell phone, $120 and house keys before fleeing the scene.
The changes were spurred by the deaths of two firefighters who perished in a warehouse fire in Kensington in 2012.
It happened around 2:30 a.m. Monday in the 1800 block of East Ontario Street.
It happened around 12:45 a.m. Sunday along the 1800 block of East Sedgley Avenue.
Police say three people were injured in a shooting Thursday night in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Police are investigating after a man was found dead and a woman was injured in Kensington Tuesday.
Fire officials say one person was killed during a house fire in Philadelphia early Monday morning.
One woman was injured when a car slammed into a gas pump late Thursday night in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
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The collision occurred around 4:30 Sunday morning near Aramingo Avenue and Cumberland Street in Philadelphia’s Kensington section.
Crews battled a 4-alarm warehouse fire in the Kensington section of Philadelphia that broke out early Friday morning.
Philadelphia Police say two men approached and shot the 24-year-old woman three times around 12:30am Tuesday morning on the 3400 block of Braddock Street.