Tariq “Black Thought” Trotter of “The Roots” is lending his support for a mural that would honor the legacy of a beloved community leader he grew up with in South Philadelphia.
Police say a teen was shot in a South Philadelphia home Wednesday night.
South Detectives are searching for a man they say broke into a Point Breeze home and shot a woman while she was lying in her bed.
A 14-year-old Philadelphia boy stabbed last week by a teenage girl has reportedly died.
It happened at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the 2100 block of Watkins Street.
Philadelphia Police say a 19-year-old man, who was shot twice, has died from his wounds.
The shooting happened on the 2600 block of Tasker Street around 8:42 p.m.
Police are investigating the robbery of an elderly woman in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia Sunday morning.
Police say multiple tips received during the investigation lead them to the 1700 block of South Chadwick Street, where Nicholas Pompeii was arrested.
The Philadelphia Police Department’s South Detectives Division says the suspects have now been identified as Kennan Gentry and Nicholas Pompeii.
Police in Philadelphia are trying to identify several suspects wanted for multiple robberies in Queen Village and Point Breeze.
A judge rejects prosecution arguments for first degree murder verdicts, instead finding a Point Breeze couple guilty of third degree murder in the horrific abuse death of their son.
Authorities responded to the partial collapse of a vacant rowhome in South Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, two days after a wall already collapsed in the same property.
Rescue crews were called to the scene of a fire in Center City on Saturday where a woman apparently jumped from a window to save herself.
Authorities say a two-year-old girl was struck and killed by a car in South Philadelphia Wednesday night.