Police are searching for two suspects accused of convincing an elderly male to withdraw large amounts of money then stealing it from him.
“It’s a very busy area with a lot of seniors,” notes AAA spokeswoman Jenny Robinson.
Police are investigating a deadly shooting and brutal hammer attack in the Crescentville section of the city.
With Tuesday’s shooting that left a nine-year-old boy injured, some folks in Northeast Philadelphia want to see more police officers in their neighborhoods.
Two people have been rushed to the hospital following a car accident in Northeast Philadelphia.
The hit and run took place around 2am Sunday morning in Rhawnhurst, in a parking lot on the 8200 block of East Roosevelt Boulevard.
The victim sustained one gunshot wound to his right bicep with an exit wound through his right forearm and was taken to Aria Torresdale, where he is in stable condition.
It happened at 7:12 p.m. Thursday at 6300 block of Farnsworth Street.
It happened shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday in the 2100 block of Bleigh Avenue.
Authorities arrested 43-year-old Keith Perkins, of Philadelphia, on Monday.
Philadelphia police arrested a man who they say shot and killed two women in their Holmesburg home over the weekend.
Surveillance cameras captured the moment of impact Wednesday afternoon when an 86-year-old driver smashed through the front doors of a popular Northeast Philadelphia deli.
Police in Philadelphia are asking the public for help finding a man who’s been robbing elderly victims after they’ve made withdrawals from banks in the east and northeast sections of the city.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lardner and Farnsworth Streets in Mayfair.
Detectives say a gunman who was wearing a clown mask robbed a 7-eleven in Northeast Philadelphia early Thursday morning.