Articles by William Kenny

Four gunpoint robberies reported Saturday

A group of several unknown teenage men in a silver car committed at least four gunpoint robberies within about two hours in the Northeast on Saturday night, Philadelphia police said. Many of the victims were also teens.


Former NE man arrested for violent carjackings

A former Northeast man has been arrested by suburban police in connection with two violent carjackings at the same Wawa gas station in Trevose recently.


Cycle of life

Northeast Philadelphia saw the opening of its first LIFE center last week. 


Wolf: Prepare for winter conditions

Gov. Tom Wolf has urged all Pennsylvanians to prepare for severe cold and winter conditions for the coming winter.


Volunteers clean up potter’s field

Eight volunteers cleared litter from the field along Dunks Ferry Road near Mechanicsville Road. 


Two officers honored for police work

Philadelphia Police Officers Brian Wolf and Martin Klepac were recognized as Officers of the Month for November during a recent meeting of the 15th Police District Advisory Council.


Spike of burglaries reported in Somerton

Police in the 7th district warned Somerton residents on Tuesday about a spike in residential burglaries in one section of the community.


Senior woman shot in face in Mayfair

An unknown armed robber shot a 75-year-old woman in the face as she walked home from a Mayfair supermarket on New Year’s Eve morning, Philadelphia police say.


Parkwood man sentenced for robberies

A Parkwood man with a rap sheet containing at least three prior arrests in Philadelphia was sentenced last week in Bucks County to serve up to 33 years in state prison for a string of armed robberies in the Northeast and its suburbs.


Car stolen with sleeping child in backseat

A man who left his running car parked outside a Northwood convenience store at 2:30 a.m. with his 6-year-old stepson sleeping in the backseat ran into some unexpected trouble on Tuesday.