A man is dead after a vehicle he was working on fell on him Sunday afternoon in the Rhawnhurt section of Philadelphia.
Police say a masked burglar is on the loose after hitting a man with a crowbar during a home invasion in Rhawnhurst.
Detectives say the gunman ambushed the victim as he pulled into a parking space, shooting him as he sat in the driver’s seat, then stealing a bank deposit bag with $70,000 cash.
The hit and run took place around 2am Sunday morning in Rhawnhurst, in a parking lot on the 8200 block of East Roosevelt Boulevard.
The victim sustained one gunshot wound to his right bicep with an exit wound through his right forearm and was taken to Aria Torresdale, where he is in stable condition.
Philadelphia police are investigating the discovery of a body Sunday afternoon in the Pennypack Creek in the city’s Rhawnhurst section.
The accident was reported around 4 p.m. at Loretto Avenue and Rhawn Street.
It happened around 3:15 p.m. at Rhawn Street and Roosevelt Boulevard.
Police are searching for answers after a shootout in the halls of a Northeast Philadelphia motel is caught on tape.
Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s help to identify and track down the suspects.
Hesh’s, a popular bakery in the Rhawnhurst section of Philadelphia, has closed abruptly.
Four people were hospitalized after a suspected carbon monoxide leak in Northeast Philadelphia early Monday morning.
The family of a Willow Grove man, who died of an accidental drug overdose a month ago after cooperating with authorities in a clergy sex abuse case, has filed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia Archdiocese and the man’s alleged abuser.
Attorneys for the family of 26-year-old Sean McIlmail insist it’s not about the money, but the search for truth and justice for all victims of clergy sex abuse in the archdiocese.
Residents in one Northeast Philadelphia neighborhood had a rude awakening Wednesday morning when they woke up and discovered vulgar graffiti spray-painted on their cars and homes.