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Bank-account robbed


28043647 A man forced another to withdraw money from a Whitman ATM last week. 
 The unknown man riding a bicycle approached a 19-year-old as he was in front of an ATM at Fourth and Wolf...

Compensation for justice


28043647 The Citizens Crime Commission is offering a reward leading to the person responsible for a Whitman woman’s murder.
 Police located Iris Tyson’s body in an abandoned Point Breeze lot a week after her parents reported...

Girl trouble


28043647 A local cop was arrested last week for assaulting an ex.
 Officer Sean Jang, 28, of the 18th District in West Philly, allegedly assaulted his former girlfriend, according to the Police Public Affairs Unit.
 The resident...

Mistaken identities


28043647 A senior allowed a duo into his Newbold home because he thought they were his medical workers, but in actuality, they were there to rob him Monday morning.
 An unknown man and woman knocked on...

South Street curfew roundup


Seventy-one juveniles were cited for violating curfew last weekend in the areas set by Mayor Michael Nutter’s executive order with about half occurring on South Street.
 Those under the age of 18 had to be...

Police meetings
 08-18-11

28043647 1st District, 2301 S. 24th St. 215-686-3010.
 • Youth Aid Panel: 7 p.m. Aug. 24. 1st District.
 17th District, 20th and Federal streets. 215-686-3170.
 • Police Service Area 3: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18. Gospel Temple Baptist Church,...

Pumped for cash


28043647 A West Passyunk gas station was held up with the employee handing over his own money to meet the robber’s demand. 
 An unknown male entered the office of CITGO, 2435 W. Passyunk Ave., at...

Wheels seized


28043647 A man broke into a Queen Village couple’s home and stole their car keys and their vehicle early Friday.
 When a 43-year-old awoke to use the bathroom at 4:30 a.m., he noticed an unknown man...

Elder target


28043647 A man who allegedly mugged an elderly woman at Girard Estate supermarket was nabbed in West Passyunk. 
 An 87-year-old attempted to get a cart at ShopRite, 2301 Oregon Ave., when Warren Green, 52, of...

Sentimental valuables missing


28043647 A Point Breeze church was burglarized of bronze ornaments. 
 After securing St. Simon Episcopal Church, 1401 S. 22nd St., 2:30 p.m. Aug.14, the churchwarden arrived at the place of worship at 6 a.m. Aug....
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