Special Victims Unit
When Paulette Smith waved goodbye to her 17-year-old daughter, Anjeanette Maldonado, the morning of September 30,1996, she had no idea she would never see the daughter she loved alive again.
A 10-year-old girl was walking with her two-year-old brother to their dad’s house when police say a stranger approached the girl and groped her right on the street Tuesday afternoon.
Capt. John Darby of the police department’s Special Victims Unit says the unidentified attacker stripped before entering the home near “D” and Wyoming at 4:30am last Wednesday morning, grabbed the girl from a bed where other children were also sleeping, and fled.
Philadelphia police say a teenager is in custody, charged with rape for the alleged assault of a female student inside Germantown High School last Friday.
There were some scary moments in an area generally thought to be safe in Philadelphia. A young woman was attacked but fought back.
Police say his alleged victims have identified 18-year-old Dominic Brown of the 6000 block of Irving Street as the man who attacked them and held them at gunpoint.
Police have identified the man as 31-year-old Marcos Camacho.
Detectives with Philadelphia’s Special Victims Unit believe they may have a lead in the sexual assaults of three women in the past month.
Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect in connection with the sexual assaults of three women in the past month.
Courtney Wilson, 56, has been arrested on charges of sexually abusing five females when they were young teenagers.
Bensalem Township Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing elderly man.
Late Tuesday, sources told Eyewitness News, a second victim came forward in the case against a popular South Philadelphia baseball coach.
A 16-year-old West Philadelphia girl is accused of leaving her six-month-old baby in a bathtub full of water. The baby was found fully submerged and unresponsive.
A woman tells police she was biking through a local park when she was attacked and knocked unconscious, when she awoke, she says her clothes were gone and she’d been sexually assaulted.
Philadelphia police have cleared one man and they are questioning another in connection to an early morning home invasion and attempted rape.