It happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lardner and Farnsworth Streets in Mayfair.
Around 5 p.m., the suspect, who was armed with a knife, reportedly attempted to rob Stan’s Health Food Store at 7100 Frankford Avenue.
Before his trial was set to begin Thursday, the alleged “Swiss Cheese Pervert” pleaded guilty to several charges.
Police believe three teenagers broke into a Mayfair church and vandalized its property.
Police are searching for a suspect they say is responsible for the explosion of a soda vending machine in Northeast Philadelphia.
Police say a 14-year-old male student claims he had sex with the unidentified teacher on several occasions.
Philadelphia Police are hitting the streets, handing out fliers, warning the community about recent attacks on women.
Capt. John Darby, of the police department’s special victims’ unit, isn’t even positive it’s the same guy in all three assaults. But, he says, police are desperate solve this puzzle.
Three similar attacks in Northeast Philadelphia have police on alert.
Police are investigating two sexual assaults in Philadelphia’s Mayfair neighborhood.
For Stan Ricciuti, every day is bike to work day. For more than three decades, he’s bicycled to and from work, averaging at least 30 miles a day.
Prosecutors had sought a sentence of 5-10 years in prison, and the probation sentence was even less than the defense sought. Judge Edward Wright did not explain why he decided on probation.
FBI agents have reportedly raided a home in West Philadelphia believed to be part of the investigation into yesterday’s armored car robbery at the TD Bank in Mayfair.
Armed suspects stole more than $100,000 during the heist of armored truck in Northeast Philadelphia Thursday morning, police said.
A young child was rushed to the hospital after a near drowning in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday.