Man Ends Up Shot In Craigslist Deal Gone BadIt was a Craigslist deal for a phone that turned into an attempted armed robbery in the Overbrook section of the city.
Teen Convicted Of Killing Overbrook Dog Walker Gets 25 To 80-Year SentenceThe teen who shot and killed a man walking his dog in Overbrook in March 2015 was sentenced Thursday.
Cops: Teen Gunned Down In OverbrookA shooting in Overbrook sent a man to the hospital overnight.
Police: Teen Shot In The Face While Waiting In Line For Water Ice In PhiladelphiaPolice say it happened at about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday at the 7400 block of Haverford Avenue.
2 Men Shot – 1 Killed – Near Crowded Playground In OverbrookPolice say one man is dead after a double shooting Friday night very close to a playground.
Police Investigate Reported Sexual Assault In OverbrookPolice are investigating a reported sexual assault in Philadelphia’s Overbrook neighborhood.
Residents Escape Overbrook Apartment FireCrews battled the fire early Saturday morning.
Philadelphia Police Searching For 4 Men Who Burglarized Overbrook SchoolThe suspects reportedly stole multiple filled with food service and custodial supplies worth several thousand dollars.
Man Critically Wounded In Drive-By Shooting In OverbrookPolice say the man in his 20's was shot in the torso around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday.
The Brains Behind A Fan Favorite Kids Toy Passes AwayThis past week saw the death of a local man who was the brains behind a toy that became a kids favorite all over the world, the Super Soaker.
Police: 1 Dead In Overbrook ShootingPolice say a man has died following a shooting in Philadelphia’s Overbrook neighborhood.
Off-Duty Officer Shoots At Armed Suspect During Attempted Robbery In OverbrookPolice say an off-duty Philadelphia officer opened fire on an armed suspect who attempted to rob him late Wednesday night.