The family of a man who had accused a former Rhawnhurst parish priest of molesting him when he was a child on Wednesday filed a wrongful-death suit against the Rev. Robert Brennan and Philadelphia’s Roman Catholic archdiocese. The late Sean McIlmail’s parents, Deborah and Michael, also are suing Monsignor William Lynn, the first member of the Catholic hierarchy in the United States to be convicted of endangering children by shielding a pedophile priest.
At first, the pimp with the nursing school background tried to resuscitate the “John” as he lay unresponsive on the floor.
Almost three years after two Philadelphia SWAT officers stared death in the face inside the basement of an Oxford Circle row home, a city judge threw the book at the gunman who almost took their lives.
A man was hospitalized in critical condition following a shooting on a Frankford street corner early Monday.
A woman SEPTA passenger was the victim of an indecent assault aboard a Northeast Philly bus on Sunday morning.
Police have released the identity of the bicyclist who was shot and killed on a Holmesburg street on Nov. 1.
Oct. 21 through Nov. 3
A Flyers fan and his cohort may have felt home free after they broke into an unoccupied Bustleton home on Nov. 3 and made off with jewelry and cash. But they apparently didn’t realize that a well-placed surveillance camera had filmed their fully exposed faces, according to police.
Omar Cash’s personal motto must be, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.”
Police seek the public’s help in identifying two masked men who robbed a 7-Eleven in the Holme Circle area early last Friday.