Wissinoming Homicide

Philadelphia Police On Scene Of Wissinoming Homicide

The shooting happened just after 10:30 p.m. on the 5700 block of Cottage Street.



Driver Involved In Hit-And-Run Turns Himself In To Authorities

An overnight hit-and-run in Philadelphia’s Wissinoming neighborhood sent a motorcyclist to the hospital in critical condition.



Police: $65,000, Jewelry Stolen From Home In Wissinoming Neighborhood

About $65,000 in cash was among the items stolen from a home in Philadelphia’s Wissinoming neighborhood Thursday night, according to authorities.



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.



Teen Fatally Shot In Northeast Philadelphia

Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenager in Northeast Philadelphia late Sunday night.


Crews pruning trees around PECO wires. (Credit: Asplundh Tree Expert Co.)

PECO To Begin Tree Pruning In Philadelphia Neighborhoods To Protect Wires

PECO tree trimming begins in select Philadelphia neighborhoods next week.


(Credit: Jericka Duncan, CBS 3)

Police Searching For Suspects Involved In Wissinoming Arson

Both the fire marshal and Philadelphia police are investigating several arson fires involving parked cars in the Wissinoming area of the city early Sunday that forced residents from an apartment building.


(Credit: Mark Abrams)

Truck Owner Questioned In Fatal Wissinoming Hit-Run

The hit-and-run occurred just before 7:30am at Fraley Street and Torresdale Avenue, in the city’s Wissinoming section.


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Residents Displaced After Fire Damages North Philadelphia Row Home

Authorities in Philadelphia are investigating a fire that ripped through a row home in the city’s Wissinoming neighborhood.


Yuzhen Ma, owner of Lisa & Charlie's Market

Wissinoming Store Owner Fights Off Armed Robber

A Wissinoming corner grocery store is robbed twice in two weeks. Surveillance video captured both incidents and it shows why police say the owner of Lisa & Charlie’s Market on the 6000 block of Torresdale Avenue is lucky to be alive.



Suspect Shot By Police In Northeast Philadelphia

Police are investigating the circumstances that led up to a suspect being shot by police in Northeast Philadelphia early Friday morning.


Karen Olszewski (left, in yellow) is congratulated by School Reform Commissioners at Wednesday's meeting. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Lunchtime Aide Is Recognized For Saving A Philadelphia Fifth-Grader’s Life

A child told lunchtime aide Karen Olszewski (photo) that a classmate was choking on a Dorito and she jumped into action.


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Good Samaritan Rescues Men From Burning Home In Northeast Philadelphia

A Good Samaritan helped save the lives of two men who were inside a burning home in northeast Philadelphia Saturday morning.


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Firefighter Injured While Battling Philadelphia Blaze

A firefighter suffered minor injuries after battling a blaze in the city’s Wissinoming section Saturday morning, according to authorities.


An elderly man died in a this house fire in Wissinoming on Monday, February 21.

Elderly Man Dies In Philadelphia House Fire

An early morning house fire in the city’s Wissinoming section claimed the life of an elderly man Monday.