A large barrel of nitric acid, an extremely corrosive chemical, was knocked over and spilled on one person. That person sustained chemical burns to the neck and face.
The incident happened around 1:30 a.m. Monday in the 5900 block of Tackawanna Street.
Carlos Rivera, 25, is facing several charges in the murders of 35-year old Atlanta Deveney and her son, Elijah Rosado.
The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. at the 6200 block of Gillespie Street in Wissinoming.
Police say a 31-year-old man was found beaten to death inside a car in the city’s Wissinoming section early Saturday morning.
Authorities say a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted early Saturday morning in Wissinoming Park.
Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person they believed robbed and sexually assaulted a female.
Fourteen-year-old Kylie Givens was critically injured when she was hit March 9th at around 8:30pm while crossing Toresdale Avenue at Cheltenham Avenue.
Philadelphia Police have released surveillance video of a vehicle they say was involved in the hit-and-run accident that critically injured a 15-year-old girl.
The shooting happened just after 10:30 p.m. on the 5700 block of Cottage Street.
An overnight hit-and-run in Philadelphia’s Wissinoming neighborhood sent a motorcyclist to the hospital in critical condition.
About $65,000 in cash was among the items stolen from a home in Philadelphia’s Wissinoming neighborhood Thursday night, according to authorities.
A female driver was taken to the hospital after crashing into a utility pole in Northeast Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenager in Northeast Philadelphia late Sunday night.
PECO tree trimming begins in select Philadelphia neighborhoods next week.