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Worker Hurt During Demolition of Vacant House in SW Philadelphia

It happened just after 11am in the 1200 block of South 45th Street.

07/08/2015

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Fatal Crash In Southwest Philly

The driver was reported dead on the scene after slamming into a pole at Lindberge Boulevard and Island Avenue just before 3 a.m. this morning.

06/28/2015

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Philadelphia Police Searching For Man Who Allegedly Stole 10 Cabs In 9 Days

A car thief is allegedly stealing cabs and using them during shootings and robberies.

06/16/2015

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House Fire Ruled Suspicious After Man’s Body Pulled From Southwest Philadelphia Home

Authorities say a fire investigation in Southwest Philadelphia is ruled suspicious after a man’s body is discovered inside the home.

06/01/2015

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Man Critically Injured In Southwest Philly Shooting

It happened around 2 p.m. at the 6800 block of Elmwood Street.

05/30/2015

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Police: Man Shot 3 Times In Southwest Philadelphia

The incident was reported Tuesday at the 5700 block of Greenway Avenue.

05/26/2015

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Police Investigating Report Of Baby Thrown Off Train Bridge In Southwest Philly

Philadelphia police are investigating the report that a couple threw a baby off a train bridge Friday.

05/15/2015

Worker shocked in Southwest Philly on May 5, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Worker Shocked In Southwest Philly; Taken To Hospital

A worker was taken to the hospital after he was shocked in Southwest Philadelphia Tuesday morning.

05/05/2015

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Local Group’s Effort Could Change Economic Landscape For Those Needing Another Chance

A Southwest Philadelphia non-profit that helps ex-offenders re-enter society announced it’s teaming up with more than a dozen companies.

04/18/2015

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Many Wondering Why Police Haven’t Arrested Driver In Deadly Hit And Run In SW Philly

There are growing concerns and frustration among family and neighbors as to why the driver of a deadly hit and run in Southwest Philadelphia has not been arrested

04/17/2015

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Police Launch Suspicious Death Investigation After Body Found In Burning Car In SW Philly

A day after a man’s body was found in a burning car in Southwest Philadelphia, there are still more questions than answers.

04/16/2015

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Police: Body Found Inside Burning Car In Southwest Philadelphia

According to Philadelphia Police, a body was found inside a burning car on Wednesday afternoon.

04/15/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police Recover Vehicle In Fatal Hit And Run, Person Of Interest Expected To Turn Self In

Authorities say they found that car in a parking garage near Love Park.

04/15/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Sources: Vehicle Recovered In Southwest Philadelphia Hit-And-Run

Sources tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News police have recovered a vehicle wanted in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Southwest Philadelphia.

04/14/2015

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Police Describe Vehicles Sought In Two Separate Philadelphia Hit-Runs

A four-year-old boy is dead and a mother and young child critically hurt after two separate hit-and-run incidents in Philadelphia.

04/14/2015

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