July 27 through Aug. 9
A senior man from Northeast Philadelphia died in a single-car crash in Bensalem Township on Saturday.
Police have reportedly made one arrest and are seeking a second man in connection with Friday’s home invasion robbery in Castor Gardens.
A man was shot dead inside his car, while it was parked outside his Tacony home. At least 10 empty shell casings were found at the scene.
A man with a striped shirt held up a Northeast Philadelphia post office at gunpoint last Thursday. Now police are trying to put him into a different type of striped clothing, a prison jumpsuit.
Residential burglaries are on the upswing in the 15th Police District, which includes the neighborhoods of Holmesburg, Mayfair, Tacony, Wissinoming, Frankford and Bridesburg.
Two late-night burglars made off with hundreds of dollars in cigarettes after a brazen smash-and-grab at a Somerton gas station on Aug. 17.
Donald Thomas apparently went to the well once too often.
A bank robber who likes to wear sports-themed caps struck at a Citizens Bank branch in Burholme on Friday, four days after the same man allegedly robbed a bank in Flourtown.
The Northeast Dollar Store robber got more than he bargained for on Aug. 17.