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FBI still looking for missing couple

The FBI asks for the public’s help in its continuing investigation of a couple who disappeared after leaving a South Street bar 16 years ago. The investigation, in coordination with the Philadelphia Police Department, New...

Police investigating Grays Ferry murder

A teenage boy was murdered last week in Grays Ferry. Police said the incident happened on Feb. 8 at about 7:51 p.m. Officers in the 17th Police District responded to reports of gunfire on the 2900...

Carjacking suspects wanted by police

Three females are wanted for their involvement in an aggravated assault that occurred during a carjacking on Jan. 27 on the 2700 block of South Smedley Street, police said. According to police, three unknown women...

Dunkin Donuts robbed, police officer injured during response

A man robbed the Dunkin Donuts on the 2600 block of S. 18th Street minutes before it opened on Saturday morning, police said. According to police, an unknown armed male forced his way into the...

Fatal shooting on Packer Avenue

A 25-year-old man was killed after he was shot multiple times throughout his body while driving his vehicle on the 1300 block of Packer Avenue, police said. According to police, the shooting occurred on Monday...

Man shot dead on 7th Street

A man was murdered last week on the 2200 block of S. 7th St. Police said the incident happened on January 13 at about 1:10 a.m. Police responded to an emergency 911 call for a shooting....

Man shot in vehicle on Norwood Street

A man was shot inside his vehicle on the 2000 block of S. Norwood Street on Saturday at approximately 10:58 p.m., police said. Police said the 19-year-old victim was stopped at a stop sign at...

Man shot in Grays Ferry

Police are investigating a shooting that occurred on the 2700 block of Dickinson Street on Thursday at approximately 8:50 p.m. According to police, a 19-year-old man was shot once in the right shoulder and was...

Man charged with stalking women on South Street and Old City 

The District Attorney’s Office announced charges against a 32-year-old man for allegedly stalking and harassing women in separate incidents in Old City and on South Street. Steve Ditty, 32, of Philadelphia was charged for three...

62 guns given back for cash

The Tasker Street Missionary Baptist Church on Tasker Street held its second annual Gun Buyback Program on Nov. 14. The City Gun Buyback Program, in conjunction with Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson, collected 62 guns, which were...
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