Police say two would-be robbers got more than they bargained for Thursday night in West Philadelphia when one of their intended victims had his own gun.
Police say two people are dead after a robbery that went wrong resulted in a triple shooting Thursday night in West Philadelphia.
Tyfine Hamilton was arrested and charged with murder, criminal conspiracy, robbery, violation of the uniform firearms act and related offenses.
Police charged one 15-year-old boy in connection with the murder last Thursday of a man walking his dog in West Philadelphia, and a second 15-year-old, the alleged triggerman, surrendered to authorities early Friday morning.
Police are on the hunt for two suspects wanted in connection with several robberies in West Philadelphia.
With its bright orange, manicured courtyard, the development will soon become home to eleven families in need.
Officials say the cold is more than just dangerous, it can be deadly, with nine deaths reported in the area over the past few weeks.
Families at the museum are celebrating the start of the “Year of the Goat” on the Chinese calendar with a variety of themed activities.
Deputy Mayor for Public Safety Everett Gillison says the building’s owner is cooperating and they hired a demolition company.
The crash happened at 51st and Lancaster around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
He says elderly residents suffering from dementia walked away from their homes in Upper Dublin and Lower Merion, and were found dead. A third person, from West Philadelphia, was taken to Lankenau Hospital suffering from hypothermia.
L&I commissioner Carlton Williams says that if the owner cannot demolish the building, then the City will do so.
The two-alarm fire broke out around 4 a.m. inside a three-story building along the 200 block of South 52nd Street near Locust Street.
Sutton thinks that travel to foreign countries can expand one’s horizons, and she’s helping West Philadelphia teenage girls do just that.
Police say a two-year-old boy has died after being struck by a trolley in West Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.