Van Kirk Street

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Police: Woman Stabbed In Lawncrest

Police were called to Colgate and Van Kirk Streets shortly after 5am where they found a 21-year-old woman with a two-inch stab wound to her lower back.


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TV EXCLUSIVE: 12-Year-Old Boy Shot In Lawncrest Speaks Out

Briaheem had been hit in the leg with one of at least eight bullets that came from a semi-automatic handgun on the 500 block of Van Kirk Street just after 9 p.m. Friday.


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12-Year-Old Boy Hospitalized In Lawncrest Double Shooting

It happened around 9:07 p.m. in the 500 block of Van Kirk Street.


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Northeast Philadelphia Man Charged With Buying Guns For 16-Year-Old

Philadelphia district attorney Seth Williams announced the arrest of a 32-year-old man who bought guns for a 16-year-old.


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Philadelphia Cop Accused of Faking Insurance Claim After Leaving Accident Scene

Prosecutors say that when First District officer April Shaynick filed a claim with Allstate this summer, she wrote up a police report saying her car had been parked when it was hit.



Female Driver Injured In 1-Car Crash In Northeast Philadelphia

A female driver was taken to the hospital after crashing into a utility pole in Northeast Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.



15 Cars Sprayed With Acid In Northeast Philadelphia, Mayor Nutter & Residents Outraged

Police say more than two dozen cars were sprayed with acid by vandals in Northeast Philadelphia early Wednesday morning and Mayor Nutter, along with residents, is outraged over the crimes.


1 Killed, 1 Hospitalized In Separate Shootings

Philadelphia police are investigating two shootings that killed one man and left another man hospitalized.