Police Reports

Wanted in young man’s murder

Police are searching for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old male last month. The Homicide Fugitive Division is searching for the man believed to have shot and killed a 23-year-old man on...

Slain close to home

An argument may have led to a young man's shooting, police say. Homicide detectives continue to investigate the death of a 23-year-old man who was gunned down Saturday four blocks from his home. Police found Lance...

Merchant attacked and robbed

The man who allegedly robbed a South Broad Street storeowner last Tuesday afternoon had his runaway cut short by Good Samaritans, police said. Residents of the 1300 block of South Carlisle Street tackled the alleged...

Police seek murder fugitive

Police are seeking the public's help in finding a 36-year-old murder suspect whose last known address was on the 2200 block of McClellan Street. William Jones, aka Khari Jones and "Chicken Wing," lived at the...

One dead in hail of bullets

Homicide detectives are seeking the man who opened fire on three people on the 600 block of Mifflin Street Saturday night, killing one man and injuring two others. The gunman pulled up to Woods Chinese...

Bullet ricochets, injures man

A man who attempted to quell a domestic dispute Sunday was struck in the leg by a bullet that ricocheted off the pavement, police said. John Fasulo, 46, and his wife were fighting outside their...

Couple found dead of heat stroke

A 61-year-old man and 55-year-old woman were found dead in their living room on the 1000 block of Tree Street Tuesday, police said. John Vahey and Elizabeth Peltz died of heat stroke, according to Jeff...

Killed in drive-by

A drive-by shooter gunned down a 21-year-old male Monday on the 1900 block of South 21st Street, police said. The victim, a resident of the 2000 block of South Opal Street, was walking to his...

Teen killed leaving tavern

Detectives continue to search for a suspect in a weekend shooting believed to have stemmed from an earlier argument. Homicide detectives are still investigating the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old South Philly male after he...

Murder mystery

Homicide detectives have few leads and no motive in the July 25 murder of a 39-year-old South Philly man. Johnny Brown Butler was found stabbed to death around 12:25 a.m. inside his home on the...
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