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Police: Man pointed gun at Judge students

A Mayfair man pointed a gun at a car full of Father Judge High School students during a traffic dispute last Thursday morning.

Pennypack rapist gets 30 to 60 years

A Pennypack Park rapist’s prison bid just got a lot longer.

Young burglars surrender to police

Authorities are deciding whether to throw the book at two grade-school kids who burglarized a Northeast charter school and made off with some spare change on Oct. 9.

Two shot, one dead in Crescentville

Homicide detectives have two crime scenes, two victims, a gun, a bunch of spent shells, a bundle of marijuana and a wad of cash, but they also have a lot of unanswered questions about the slaying of one man and wounding of another in Crescentville last Wednesday.

Two Northeast teens die in crash rushing to the hospital

Two teenagers from the Northeast died in a car crash early last Friday as they were bound for Temple Hospital to see a friend’s father who had been robbed and beaten at gunpoint.

Man arrested for Northwood vandalism

Police credit the news media and public tips for helping them to identify a man who allegedly sprayed graffiti on the side of a grocery store in Northwood in August.

Cops probe wounded man’s story 

A 17-year-old suffered a gunshot wound of the thigh in Summerdale on Oct. 10 and police are trying to figure out how it happened.

Bandits steal gun, cash from Northeast home

An Oxford Circle woman gave Channel 6 viewers an up-close view of how gunmen invaded her home when she submitted surveillance video of the Oct. 11 break-in to the station’s news program.

2nd District honors Officer of the Month

Philadelphia Police Officer Padraic Feeney has been selected as Officer of the Month in the 2nd district after his recent arrest of a shooting suspect near a Crescentville nightclub.

Teen killed, two wounded in Mayfair shooting

A teenage boy was killed and two other males wounded by gunfire that erupted on a Lower Mayfair street on Monday night.