Police say it happened at about 12:15pm in the Olney section of the city as two men tried to escape a gas station holdup.
Police confirm the robbery of Bar Louie was an inside job. One of the men arrested was an employee there.
The Upper Merion man was found guilty of murdering a grandmother and her infant granddaughter two years ago. He acted as his own attorney during the trial phase.
Raghu Yandamuri, who also killed the infant girl’s grandmother, told the judge he doesn’t want the hearing and will accept the death penalty.
The incident took place about 12:15am at the La Catina bar, on the 6800 block of Market Street in Upper Darby.
A detective has testified that Charles Sargent admitted stabbing Mark Williams after realizing that the person he picked up for sex, whom he thought was a woman, was a man.
Several jurors in the trial of an Upper Merion man accused of murdering a ten-month-old girl and her grandmother were visibly shaken today when prosecutors showed one of their many crime scene photos.
Victim John Paul was shot and killed when he confronted the intruders in March 2012, and his wife Sherrell was shot nearly a dozen times and left for dead. She survived.
It happened about 10:20 this morning in the 200 block of North Avondale Street, where, authorities say, two men were shot multiple times.
US attorney Zane Memeger says these 41 gang members carried guns and sometimes used them in the course of their drug trade.
A close friend of the two men was speaking on their behalf this morning.
It took nearly seven days and a pool of more than 180 potential jurors, but the defense and prosecution have finished picking a jury to hear the case against Raghu Yandamuri.
Delaware Valley Charter High School sits just blocks away from where Aisha Abdur Rhaman was killed, at Broad and Olney. Her locker is now a memorial.
Robert Merritt was the one who actually set the fire at about 5am, throwing a lit gasoline can into the living room on orders of a local drug kingpin.
Jury selection is scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a suburban Philadelphia man accused of having killed a baby and her grandmother in a botched kidnapping plot.