North Philadelphia

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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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Police Trying To ID Victim Of Fatal North Philadelphia Hit-Run Crash

The male biker was struck by a female driver as she attempted to change lanes and pass another vehicle.

07/12/2015

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Police: Man Dies After Shooting In North Philadelphia

Police say it happened at about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday at the 2900 block of N. Bailey Street.

07/08/2015

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Brotherly Love: Delivering Words On Wheels

A community reading center in North Philadelphia is distributing thousands of brand-new children’s books with pedal power. Eyewitness News Anchor Ukee Washington has the story.

07/08/2015

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Support For Families of Victims, From One Who Knows

“I asked myself, are you going to fall apart and surrender to the chaos, or are you going to take a stand?” she recalls.

07/06/2015

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In North Philadelphia Shooting

No word on a suspect or motive at this time.

06/23/2015

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Officer Fires Weapon In North Philly Scuffle

Authorities say the officer spotted the suspect with a object on his waistband with his hand on it.

06/22/2015

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Mother Of 3 Found Stabbed To Death Inside Logan Home

Authorities say officers responded to a home in the 4900 block of Warnock Street around 7 a.m. Wednesday where they found a 28-year-old woman who had been stabbed to death.

06/17/2015

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Police: Man Dies After North Philadelphia Shooting

This happened around 9:30 p.m. on the 2600 block of N. 8th Street.

06/10/2015

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Property Seizures, Relocations Expected From PHA’s North Philly Plan

The Philadelphia Housing Authority wants to demolish two blighted, high-rise towers in the neighborhood known as Sharswood, and put up townhomes in their place.

06/10/2015

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