The incident was reported around 2:19 p.m. in the 4100 block of Parkside Avenue.
A student is in police custody after investigators say a loaded gun was found in his possession inside a Philadelphia school Wednesday morning.
A pair of accidents, taking place minutes apart Thursday night, left two men dead in West Philadelphia.
Authorities are investigating a homicide in Mercer County Thursday afternoon.
Even though the materials that are collected Saturday only amount to one-percent of the entire waste stream, Streets department spokesman Scott McGrath says they do present a problem to the public and the environment if they go into landfills.