Police are searching for a suspect who entered a restricted area and stole the wallets and purses of several employees at a convenience store in Northeast Philadelphia.
A round of applause went up the in the state House chamber after Republican Martina White was sworn in as the newest member, having won a special election for the Northeast Philadelphia seat formerly held by Democrat Brendan Boyle, who was elected to Congress.
The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Ricky Sanchez.
Authorities say one woman died at the scene and at least two others are hurt.
An accident Tuesday in Northeast Philadelphia sent a man to the hospital and snarled traffic through the morning.
Officials say two victims were transported to Torresdale Hospital in extremely critical condition.
A rally took place on Saturday night in Northeast Philadelphia to show support for the local police.
Ten people were arrested Thursday just before a community meeting in Northeast Philadelphia. Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey and District Attorney Seth Williams were on hand to meet with neighbors to talk about community police relations, but were interrupted by a group who threw punches and chairs.
Brandon Tate-Brown was fatally shot in the head in Mayfair. According to investigators, he struggled with police officers who stopped him for not having his headlights on.
Five people suffered minor injuries and about 100 residents have been displaced after a four-alarm fire at an apartment building in Northeast Philadelphia.
An elementary school in Northeast Philadelphia was temporarily placed on lockdown after a report of person with a gun outside the school.
It was a near-miss for a man riding an ATV through the streets of Northeast Philadelphia.
Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire at a church in Northeast Philadelphia Friday morning.
Police say the owner of a store was stabbed in the face during a robbery in Northeast Philadelphia Monday.
The accident was reported around 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Leon and Stanwood Streets in Holmesburg.