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Suspect Allegedly Shoots Man Then Flees In Taxi Cab In West Philadelphia

Upon arrival at the scene, police say a man in his 20s was found shot twice in the left torso.


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Firefighters Battle Blaze At West Philadelphia Nursing Care Facility

There were no reports of any injuries.


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Police: Man Flees, Leaves Toddler In Car With Gun In Upper Darby

It happened at about 7 p.m. Wednesday when police pulled over a Chevrolet Impala in west Philadelphia. Police say the man behind the wheel took off and led them on a chase that ended in Upper Darby.


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Police: 1 Hospitalized In West Philadelphia Shooting

Philadelphia Police say it happened at about 8:39 p.m. Monday at the 5700 block of Hazel Avenue.


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Police: Baby Found In Duffel Bag In West Philadelphia

Police are investigating the death of a baby they say was found in a duffel bag in West Philadelphia.


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Chinese Food Store Employee Beaten During Robbery In West Philadelphia

The victim is currently in guarded condition at Presbyterian Hospital.


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Suspect, Victim ID’d In Fatal West Philadelphia Shooting

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday near the intersection of 41st and Aspen Streets.


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Police: Man Dead, Woman Injured In West Philadelphia Double Shooting

Philadelphia Police say it happened at about 5:24 p.m. Tuesday at the 1500 block of N. Redfield Street.


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18 Shell Casings Found Near Body In West Philadelphia

Police found 18 spent shell casings near the victim’s body.


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MOVE Confrontation: 30 Years Later

Wednesday, at 5:27 p.m., it will be 30 years since Philadelphia police officers dropped a bomb made of military explosives C4 and Tovex onto the roof of the home occupied by MOVE members and their children on the 6200 block of Osage Avenue in West Philadelphia.


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Police: $10K Reward Offered In Shooting That Injured Child In West Philadelphia

Police say a $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction in a shooting that left a young girl injured in West Philadelphia.


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Investigation Continues Into Shooting That Left Child Injured In West Philadelphia

The investigation continues into a shooting that police say left a young girl injured Saturday night in West Philadelphia.


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Police: Child Injured After Shot Fired In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police are are urging anyone with information to come forward.


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James Gallagher To Be First Lay Principal for West Catholic H.S.

He will be replacing longtime West Catholic Prep principal Sister Mary Bur this summer.

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Dozens Attend Rally In West Philadelphia To Raise The Minimum Wage

Friday was May Day, International Workers Day. Fast food workers and a state senator marked the occasion in West Philadelphia, with a rally and march for a $15 minimum wage.