A man posing as a PECO employee has been trying to scam sensitive personal information from residents of the 7th Police District, according to Philadelphia police Capt. Joseph Zaffino.
A Northeast man died of multiple gunshot wounds Saturday night as he sat in a truck behind the North Philadelphia furniture store where he worked.
Robbers struck at two Mayfair banks in about two hours last Wednesday, according to Philadelphia police and the FBI, who seek the public’s help in identifying the culprits.
Fire investigators believe that arsonists were responsible for burning five parked, unattended cars on Wissinoming streets early Sunday.
Residents who attended the recent bimonthly meeting of the Fox Chase Homeowners Association didn’t seem to mind having a collectible-coin dealer doing business in their community, but at least several of the neighbors want no part of another “we buy gold” shop.
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Excessive speed contributed to a single-vehicle crash on Roosevelt Boulevard that claimed the life of a Bridesburg man early Sunday, Philadelphia police said.
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A man was hospitalized in critical condition with wounds of the neck and head last week after a shooting on a Holmesburg street.
Flames inside a Frankford rowhouse caused heavy property damage but no injuries on Saturday afternoon, according to the Philadelphia Fire Department.