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Teen shot at SEPTA station, after reported confrontation involving other people: officials
NICETOWN - Another shooting of a teen at a SEPTA station happened Saturday night after a reported confrontation, this time in Nicetown. The 17-year-old victim was at the station on the 4200 block of North Broad Street Saturday night, around 9 p.m., when some sort of a disturbance broke out, officials said.
Philadelphia Feb 24 Weekly Crime Report: 1527 Incidents and 86 Crime Stories
Philadelphia Feb 24 Weekly Crime Report: 1527 Incidents and 86 Crime Stories. During the last week, Philadelphia reported a total of 1527 crime cases. The most common type of crime was theft, accounting for 695 cases, followed by assault with 370 cases. Vandalism and other crimes were also reported in significant numbers, with 151 and 146 cases respectively. The number of arrests made was 64, indicating a proactive response from law enforcement. Burglary and robbery cases were relatively lower, with 53 and 34 cases respectively. More severe crimes such as shooting, arson, and vehicle pursuits were thankfully rare, with 11, 2, and 1 cases respectively. These statistics underscore the need for continued vigilance and proactive law enforcement in the place.
The Ultimate Noodle Journey: Top 4 Noodle Experiences in Philadelphia
This article presents a selection of four exceptional noodle spots in Philadelphia. Have you had the chance to sample any of these delights yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Horse that went viral galloping on I-95, escaping Philadelphia stables, earns new name
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- The viral horse that was captured on video galloping on I-95 early Tuesday morning now has a name that fits with the widely viewed moment on social media."I couldn't believe, 95," Fletcher Street Urban Riding Club Founder Ellis Ferrell said."How'd he get down there?" 15-year-old rider Aazim Ferrell asked.After using the highway as his race track, the horse is back home at Fletcher Street Urban Riding Club in Strawberry Mansion where kids chose between the names '95 North' and 'Freeway.'"We're going to let the kids decide with a horseshoe contest," Nicole Bryan with the riding club said.RELATED: Runaway ram captured...
4 Delco Locales Make Philadelphia Magazine ‘Best of Philly’ Food List
Philadelphia Magazine published its Best of Philly Food & Drink list, which includes unique food offerings at four Delaware County establishments. Best Surf and Turf went to the Seabrisket at Wilson’s Secret Sauce in Upper Darby. The Seabrisket from Pitmaster Steve Wilson, is a toasted roll rubbed with garlic...
15 Camden, NJ Waterfront Concerts to Look Forward to in 2024
The spring/summer concert lineup along Camden Waterfront is looking really fun so far! Check out who's due to hit Freedom Mortgage Pavilion in 2024. From country crooners (Jason Aldean) to hard rockers (Thirty Seconds to Mars) to 90s headliners (Hootie) to sounds of the 70s (Chicago), variety is slice of life for music junkies who love to hit up South Jersey's premiere outdoor concert venue.
Embark on a Culinary Journey: Top 4 Mexican Restaurants in Media
This article presents a tour of four delightful Mexican restaurants featured in the media. Have you had the chance to experience any of these culinary gems? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Local Alert: Police Seek Assistance Identifying Suspect in $100,000 Auto Theft on Race Street
The Central Detective Division is asking for public help to identify a suspect in a car theft in the 9th District. The theft happened on February 19, 2024, at about 4:30am. An unidentified man broke into a car parked in a garage on the 2300 block of Race Street.
Philadelphia to outlaw Kensington Avenue’s night life past 11 p.m., except bars
From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? Let us know!. Dozens of Kensington neighborhood businesses will be forced to close late at night — every night — if Philadelphia City Council changes the law in the coming weeks.
Philadelphia mother searches for son's killer 8 years after fatal shooting
Police have released surveillance video of the suspect before and after the shooting.
West Chester Native, Former Eagles Owner Buys Full City Block in Miami
Former Philadelphia Eagles owner Norman Braman, the billionaire car dealer who spent his early years in West Chester before moving to Cobbs Creek, now owns an entire block in Miami’s Edgewater neighborhood, writes Brian Bandell for the Philadelphia Business Journal. Braman, 89, recently acquired the Fight Club Miami building...
Experience Peru in Philly: A Guide to 4 Exceptional Peruvian Eateries
In this article, we'll be exploring four exceptional Peruvian restaurants in Philadelphia. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Man charged for Philadelphia vandalism spree that left 2 churches, other businesses damaged
Investigators are still working to determine if Haneef Cooper is tied to any other instances of vandalism.
Philadelphia police deploys 'Mobile Surge Team' to fight crime in city hotspots
The unit of uniform officers will deploy Friday and Saturday night in some of the city's neighborhoods that are grappling with high crime rates.
Robert Mims: The Story of a Notorious Black Mafia Figure and His Impact on Philadelphia Crime
Robert "Nudie" Mims, a key figure in the Philadelphia Black Mafia, became infamous for his role in one of the most notorious criminal organizations in the United States. His life and criminal career reflect a turbulent period in the history of organized crime, particularly in the African-American community of Philadelphia.
Men of Courage host program connecting youth with Black professionals
The Black History Now event at Parkway Northwest High School gave middle and high school students the opportunity to ask questions and hear directly from Black professionals in Philadelphia.
NBC10 provides more details about deceased St. Albert teacher, Springfield HS staff member, and their daughter
Maricel Martinez, 47, a Spanish teacher at St. Albert the Great Catholic School in Huntingdon Valley, her husband, Jorge Cardona, 56, a cleaner at Springfield Township High School, and their daughter, Angelina Cardona, 12, were found unresponsive inside their Northeast Philadelphia home on Thursday, February 15. NBC10 reported at the...
Philadelphia weekend weather: Quiet and cold second half of weekend
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- After more clouds than sun to start your Saturday, a cold front has moved through the area, clearing skies out and helping to drop temperatures all the way down overnight.By Sunday morning, lows will be in the teens in the suburbs and 20s in Philly. Even with a very light wind, feels like temperatures will be in the 5 to 15 degree range.Expect crystal clear skies during the day Sunday, with slightly colder than average temperatures by the afternoon. Highs will be in the upper 30s to low 40s.Looking ahead to next week, another warm-up is on the way, with the first 60 degree highs of the year possible Tuesday and Wednesday. Unseasonably warm air starts to move in by the middle of the week, with an approaching storm system. This will give us a chance of rain Tuesday through early Thursday, with much colder weather expected by the end of the week. Stay tuned!
A third of fatal drug crashes in Philadelphia linked to fentanyl
(The Center Square) — As fentanyl-connected overdoses kill thousands of Pennsylvanians every year, the opioid shows up in traffic-crash data, too. A study from Jerry, a car insurance app, found that 6% of Philadelphia’s fatal crashes involved drugs from 2018-2021. The data, from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, showed that 2% of all traffic fatalities in the city were connected to fentanyl.
Chester Feb 23 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, a total of 5 crimes were reported in Chester. The crime counter shows that there were 2 instances of shootings, 2 cases classified as 'Other', and 1 assault case. The 'Other' category includes two serious incidents, both reported on February 17th. One of these incidents involved an officer being shot in the chest and rushed to the emergency room. The condition of the officer remains unknown and the suspect is not in custody. In a subsequent update, it was reported that the suspect in the same case was shot and pronounced dead. The assault case was reported on February 22nd, and the two shootings took place on February 19th and February 17th respectively. The crime stats confirm the weekly count of each crime type, with shootings and 'Other' crimes tied at 2 cases each, and assaults at 1 case. The data indicates a severe situation in Chester, urging authorities to take immediate action.