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Cops: Homeowner Shot During Home Invasion In North Philadelphia

Police say the suspect shot the 48-year-old homeowner once in the leg and took a wallet containing $35.00.

14 hours ago

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Bustleton Blaze Injures 1, Displaces 2 Families

The fire broke out around 3:20 am Saturday morning at the 9800 block of Haldeman Avenue.

08/29/2015

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Homicide Police Investigating Fatal Shooting In 3rd Floor Phila. Apartment

Chief Inspector Scott Small says police are treating this case as a homicide.

08/27/2015

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Phila. Police Find Man On The Sidewalk With A Gunshot Wound To The Stomach

Police think robbery was the motive for the shooting, which happened near 15th and West Hazzard Streets just before 1:30am.

08/18/2015

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Police: Man Stole Minivan With Special-Needs Patients Inside

Police say the 28-year-old driver stopped at his house in north Philadelphia at about 10:45 p.m. Saturday to turn off his lights due to an electrical problem.

08/16/2015

Karen Martinez will be one of the future Habitat for Humanity homeowners. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Habitat For Humanity To Build Five New Affordable Homes In North Philly

Habitat for Humanity held a “builders blitz” at the 1900 block of Turner Street.

08/13/2015

Project Home Community Organizer Helen Brown speaking at the grand opening of the pharmacy at the Stephen Klein Wellness Center. (Credit: Molly Daly)

New Pharmacy Opens In Project Home’s North Phila. Wellness Center

It’s thanks to $250-thousand grant from a charitable foundation established by a locally based pharmaceutical wholesaler.

08/08/2015

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1 Dead, 2 Injured In North Philly Triple Shooting

It happened around 2:30 pm at the 32oo block of East Allegheny and East Street.

08/08/2015

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Police: 26-Year-Old Shot And Killed In North Philadelphia On Monday

According to Philadelphia Police, a 26-year-old man was shot to death on Monday in North Philadelphia.

08/03/2015

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Cops: 5-Year-Old Was Led Outside And Beaten In North Philly

Police are asking for the public to be on alert in North Philadelphia after an intruder allegedly beat a little girl until she was unconscious. She is hospitalized in stable condition at this time.

07/30/2015

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Police Investigate Deadly Shooting In North Philadelphia

Police were called to the scene on West Glenwood Avenue near Dauphin Street around 10 a.m. Friday.

07/24/2015

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8 Injured After Ambulance And Van Collide In North Philadelphia

Crews are responding to the scene of a crash involving an ambulance in North Philadelphia.

07/20/2015

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Woman Struck By Stray Bullet In Drug Related Shooting

It happened just after 11 p.m. Thursday night at the intersection of 17th street and Susquehanna Ave when a 32-year-old woman was shot in the back while driving her car.

07/17/2015

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Police: Elderly Woman Struck By Stray Bullet

“Based on the crime scene, we know that at least two shots were fired from a semi-automatic weapon,” says Chief Inspector Scott Small.

07/14/2015

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Investigators Look For Public’s Help Identifying Male Fatally Struck In North Philadelphia

Investigators describe the victim as 5′-9″, 153 pounds with several tattoos on each bicep. He was wearing a blue Nike T-shirt and gray sweatpants.

07/13/2015

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