A shooting on a Frankford street on April 29 left one man wounded and police searching for clues about the unidentified culprit.
Authorities do not believe that foul play was involved in the death of a Holmesburg man who was discovered unconscious in the backyard of his home on May 4.
A burglar made off with a computer and gaming system from a Frankford home earlier this year, but he left behind some sharp surveillance video of the crime.
The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of the Philadelphia Police Department.
In May 4 print editions, the Northeast Times published an article about a Philadelphia man who was sentenced to prison after his conviction on child pornography charges.
A fight at a Lower Mayfair bar led to the stabbing and hospitalization of two men last Friday night.
Police are trying to identify a robber who stole about $200 from a 7-eleven in Mayfair last Sunday.
Abdu Rivera hasn’t exactly been lying low since someone firebombed an Olney rowhouse in November 2003, igniting a blaze that claimed the lives of five family members, including a 3-month-old girl.
One sure-fire way to get yourself some attention is to steal money from police and firefighters. Indirectly, that’s precisely what an unidentified man did in Mayfair last Saturday.
Note: In a previous version of this article, the Times published an incorrect home address for the defendant, Tony Myers.