Closing Arguments Set To Begin In Retrial Of Man Convicted In Arson Deaths Of His Two ChildrenClosing arguments are set to begin Thursday morning in the murder and arson retrial of a man accused of killing his two young sons in a 1985 Oxford Circle rowhome fire.
Fire Investigator Disputes Official Report In Retrial Of Man Convicted In Arson Deaths Of His Two ChildrenA nationally recognized fire investigator, hired by defendant Daniel Dougherty's defense team, has told jurors at Dougherty's murder retrial that the deadly fire in his home decades ago was not arson.
Forensics Expert Testifies In Retrial Of Man Convicted In Arson Deaths Of His Two ChildrenA fire expert in private practice has testified about his forensics analysis of an Oxford Circle rowhome fire 31-years ago that killed two young brothers, ages three and four.
Emotional Testimony From Ex-Wife In Retrial Of Man Convicted In Arson Deaths Of His Two ChildrenThe ex-wife of the Philadelphia man accused of torching a home, killing their two young sons, recalled the horror of that night, 31-years ago, during the retrial on Wednesday.
Multiple People Sickened After Gas Leak In Oxford CircleAround 9:42 a.m., firefighters were called to the 6400 block of Castor Avenue for reports of fumes.
Police: Oxford Circle Home Invasion Suspects Left Behind Shotgun, Large BagPolice say a man and a woman were inside a home in Northeast Philadelphia when two men broke in, one of them carrying a shotgun.
1 Suspect Reportedly In Custody, 1 At Large After Oxford Circle Home InvasionPolice say two men broke into the home overnight.
DHS Investigating Discovery Of 2 Boys Inside Oxford Circle HomeThe Department of Human Services is investigating the discovery of two children found in what officers initially called “deplorable conditions.”
Man Shot 3 Times In Car In Oxford CirclePolice say a man was shot three times early Thursday morning in his car in the Oxford Circle Section of Philadelphia.
Police: Mayfair Tire Slasher Back At It AgainPhiladelphia Police say the man who is on probation for slashing tires in Mayfair was back to his old tricks.
Police: Child Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle In Oxford CircleIt happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Loretto and Longshore Avenues.
2 Injured In Serious Crash In Northeast PhiladelphiaTwo people have been rushed to the hospital following a car accident in Northeast Philadelphia.