Philadelphia police have identified the body of a security guard found tied up in the back of a van at a storage facility Sunday afternoon.
Police say a group of eight men were conversing near 55th and Paschall when at least five shots were fired by four different gunmen.
Police say a woman was found dead inside her home in West Philadelphia early Thursday morning.
At least five people were displaced and three homes were badly damaged in a fire Thursday morning in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia.
City officials, school staff and the Philadelphia teachers union held an anti-violence rally outside of the troubled Bartram High School Wednesday afternoon.
The rally comes after a substitute teacher was reportedly assaulted in the hallway of Bartram High School in Kingsessing earlier this month.
Authorities say neighbors were barbecuing on the front porch of a home along the 1300 block of South Paxon Street when shots were fired.
Two men are dead following a double shooting in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia Saturday night, according to police.
Officers responded to the scene of the shooting around 1:50 a.m. near 52nd Street and Woodland Avenue in the city’s Kingsessing neighborhood and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.
The roof collapsed on the building, located at 4800 Woodland Avenue in Kingsessing, around 7 p.m.
The boy was critically injured when he fell at a home in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia Saturday morning.
Philadelphia police are searching for three suspects, possibly as young as 13-years-of age, in connection with the burglary of a home earlier this week.
The accident occurred on 48th Street and Grays Ferry Avenue in the Kingsessing section of the city.
An off-duty police officer was reportedly stabbed once in the right arm during a home invasion in Kingsessing.
His face may be partially covered, but he is caught on surveillance cameras and the video is quite clear.