Authorities say the mother was shot in an upstairs bedroom. Her daughter was not harmed and is now safe with friends in the neighborhood.
Chopper 3 was over the scene of the accident on Tulip Street and Allegheny Avenue.
Police are investigating whether the shooting was in self defense.
Officials say there are no reports of injuries at this time.
Firefighters battled a blaze in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood.
The fire broke out just before 9 a.m. at a home on the 2900 block of Memphis Street.
Police are searching for a man they say stole nearly $300 worth of lottery tickets from a machine in Port Richmond.
The fire was reported Thursday evening at the 3400 block of Weikel Street.
The missing CEO of a Philadelphia technology firm is among one of those killed in Tuesday night’s deadly train derailment in Port Richmond, according to a statement from her family.
A midshipman was one of those killed in the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, the Naval Academy announced Wednesday.
President Barack Obama has released the following statement regarding the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia that left six dead and hundreds others injured:
Sources: 7 Dead, More Than 200 Injured And Dozens Unaccounted For Following Philadelphia Train Derailment
At least six people are confirmed dead, more than 200 injured and according to CBS 3 sources, dozens are believed to be unaccounted for following the derailment of Amtrak train 188 in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood late Tuesday night.
A mother and son share their story as passengers on the Amtrak train derailment in Port Richmond.
Eight people are dead and more than 200 injured following the derailment of Amtrak train 188 in Philadelphia’s Frankford neighborhood late Tuesday night.
On May 11 around 3:15 a.m., police responded to a call for a burglary at Marie’s Hair Salon at 2569 East Clearfield Street.