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Former cop going to trial in shooting death

A former police officer charged with the shooting death of 12-year-old South Philly resident Thomas “TJ” Siderio will go to trial on all charges, a judge ruled this week. Edsaul Mendoza will face first-degree murder...

Arrest made in South Street homicide

Arrest made in South Street homicide A man is charged with murder for the death of a 35-year-old man that occurred on the 400 block of South Street on Sept. 24. Quadare Lane, 28, of the...

Girl, 16, shot on 27th Street

A 16-year-old girl was shot on the 2200 block of S. 27th Street on Sept. 22, police said. According to police, the girl was shot once in the left side at approximately 7:06 p.m....

Suspected arsonist found on Oregon Avenue

A suspected arsonist was located by U.S. Marshalls on the 1000 block of Oregon Avenue in South Philly on Sept. 14. According to officials, 37-year-old Darren Arnold, who was wanted for arson and other related...

Double shooting in Grays Ferry

Two men were hospitalized after they were shot on the 1500 block of South 28th Street on Sept. 13. According to police, a 21-year-old was shot multiple times in the lower left leg and abdomen...

Shooting on Snyder Avenue

A man was shot multiple times on the 600 block of Snyder Avenue on August 22. According to police, the 36-year-old victims was struck in the chest, arm, finger and shoulder at approximately 7:32 p.m....

Man shot in Grays Ferry

A 19-year-old man was shot on the 3000 block of Mifflin Street on August 20.  According to police, the victim was struck in the right side of his chest at approximately 9:34 p.m. and was...

Stabbing death on 20th Street

A 64-year-old woman was stabbed to death on the 2300 block of S. 20th Street just past midnight on August 12, police said. According to police, the woman was stabbed multiple times in the throat...

Fatal shooting on Dickinson Street

A 45-year-old man was shot five times on the 2000 block of Dickinson Street on Saturday and died from his injuries, police said.  According to police, the shooting occurred on July 30 at approximately 5:25...

Man fatally shot on Sigel Street

A 26-year-old man died after he was shot in the neck on the 1800 block of Sigel Street on July 27. According to police, the homicide occurred at 6:54 p.m. He was transported by police...
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