It happened at 7:20 p.m. Thursday at the 4200 block of North Hicks Street.
Sean Broaddus died while being arrested by police. Area residents described him as a mentor to young people and “a good man.”
A man was arrested after police say he stole a FedEx delivery truck and led police on chase in Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.
Dilapidated buildings, vacant homes and blight in the 4000 Block of Germantown Avenue have been ripped out and replaced by newly paved streets, brick town home rentals and bright commercial space.
The accident was reported at about 10:30 p.m. at the 4300 block of Wissahickon Avenue.
Philadelphia Police say an arrest has been made in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Nicetown.
The jury deliberated little more than an hour before finding defendant Wayne James, 47, guilty of all charges against him including first-degree murder.
A 25-year-old woman a block from the shooting scene was killed.
Officials in Philadelphia are investigating a police-involved shooting that left a man in critical condition.
The house across from Wayne Junction is a wreck – broken windows, ripped shingles, drooping trim. But Devon Goodwin sees potential.
Police are investigating multiple shootings that happened overnight.
A man was rushed to the hospital after being shot while opening an auto repair shop in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
For the second time in two weeks, an innocent victim has been gunned down in the crossfire on a Philadelphia street.
Police are investigating a shooting that took place in the Nicetown section of the city early Friday morning.
“Court I was an affordable apartment (rental) complex, where Court II is an affordable home ownership complex,” says the head of the Nicetown Community Development Corp.