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Man shot while answering knock at front door of West Philly apartment

The men approached a woman as she sat on the front porch of an apartment building on North 50th Street near Arch around 1 a.m., police said.

    Man shot while answering knock at front door of West Philly apartment
    Last updated: Sunday, August 30, 2015, 12:03 PM Three men tricked a West Philadelphia resident into opening his front door, then greeted him with a barrage of bullets early Sunday. The men approached a woman as she sat on the front porch of an apartment building on North 50 th Street near Arch around 1 a.m., police said.
    http://www.philly.com

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    My students need a mobile storage cart, CD/Cassette player with head phones, books on CD/Cassette tape, bean bag seats, and books that are "just right" for them to help build reading skills.
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Child found safe after alleged kidnapping in West Philly

Officers about 3 a.m. responded to a report of a break-in on the 5500 block of Walnut Street.

    Police hunt for child, father after alleged kidnapping in West Philly
    Last updated: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 12:47 PM A man is accused of breaking into a West Philadelphia home and kidnapping his 2-year-old son early Saturday. Police are asking for the public's help in finding the pair. Officers about 3 a.m. responded to a report of a break-in on the 5500 block of Walnut Street.
    http://www.philly.com

32 hours ago

Boy Allegedly Abducted by Dad Found Safe

Investigators say they responded to a home on the 5500 block of Walnut Street about 3 a.m. Saturday for the report of someone trying to break into a home.

    Boy Allegedly Abducted by Dad Found Safe
    A two-year-old boy who was allegedly taken by his father was found safe Saturday, according to police. Investigators say they responded to a home in the 5500 block of Walnut Street about 3 a.m. Saturday for the report of someone trying to break into a home.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

32 hours ago

Missing 2-year-old from West Philadelphia found safe

Officers responded to the 5500 block of Walnut Street around 3:00 a.m. after a report of a break-in.

    Missing 2-year-old from West Philadelphia found safe
    A 2-year-old boy, reportedly taken by his father in West Philadelphia, has been found safe. In an update on Saturday afternoon, Philadelphia police said Jaiden Elliot was unharmed and is being reunited with his mother. Officers responded to the 5500 block of Walnut Street around 3:00 a.m. after a report of a break-in.
    http://6abc.com

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Police hunt for child, father after alleged kidnapping in West Philly

Officers about 3 a.m. responded to a report of a break-in on the 5500 block of Walnut Street.

    Police hunt for child, father after alleged kidnapping in West Philly
    Last updated: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 12:47 PM A man is accused of breaking into a West Philadelphia home and kidnapping his 2-year-old son early Saturday. Police are asking for the public's help in finding the pair. Officers about 3 a.m. responded to a report of a break-in on the 5500 block of Walnut Street.
    http://www.philly.com

34 hours ago

Boy, 2, Allegedly Abducted by Father in Philly

Investigators say they responded to a home in the 5500 block of Walnut Street about 3 a.m. Saturday for the report of someone trying to break into a home.

    Boy, 2, Allegedly Abducted by Father in Philly
    Philadelphia Police are searching for a two-year-old boy who allegedly taken by his father. Investigators say they responded to a home in the 5500 block of Walnut Street about 3 a.m. Saturday for the report of someone trying to break into a home.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

34 hours ago

Missing 2-Year-Old Boy, Allegedly Taken By His Father

Officers arrived at the 5500 block of Walnut Street around 3:00 a.m. to respond to a reported break-in.

    Missing 2-Year-Old Boy, Allegedly Taken By His Father
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia Police are searching for 2-year-old Jaiden Elliot, who was allegedly taken by his father. Officers arrived at the 5500 block of Walnut Street around 3:00 a.m. to respond to a reported break-in.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

34 hours ago

Missing boy, 2, allegedly taken by his father in West Philadelphia

Officers responded to the 5500 block of Walnut Street around 3:00 a.m. after a report of a break-in.

    Missing boy, 2, allegedly taken by his father in West Philadelphia
    Philadelphia police are searching for a 2-year-old boy missing from West Philadelphia.
    http://6abc.com

42 hours ago

Briefly... CITY/REGION

Officer Brian Hines, a 14-year veteran of the department, shot Marquis Cantland, 22, once in the abdomen on 61st Street near Walnut in West Philly.

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Darron Birch, 24, was found shot in the head inside his apartment on Poplar Street near Broad in Francisville about 1 a.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Hours later, officers responding to reports of a shooting found Juan Robledo, 31, shot in his chest and right arm on Water Street near Indiana Avenue in Kensington, police said.

Police took Robledo, of 7th Street near Tioga, to Temple University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 5:16 p.m.

The incident began about 6:30 p.m., as the woman walked with another woman and a man on Beach Street near Cumberland.

    Briefly... CITY/REGION
    Murder victims identified Investigators yesterday released the names of two men killed by gunfire on Thursday. Darron Birch, 24, was found shot in the head inside his apartment on Poplar Street near Broad in Francisville about 1 a.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
    http://www.philly.com

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Police ID suspects arrested in 2 officer-involved shootings

The officers were responding to reports of an armed robbery when they saw Cantland just before 6 a.m. on 61st Street near Walnut, holding a gun in his right hand.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

Just after 9 p.m., four officers responded to reports of a person with a gun on Pastorius Street near Baynton in East Germantown and encountered Allen, who was armed with a semiautomatic handgun. He refused to surrender the weapon and instead fled, Small said.

    Police ID suspects arrested in 2 officer-involved shootings
    Police ID suspects arrested in 2 officer-involved shootings Summary should be 1st paragraph of body Posted: Thursday, August 27, 2015, 5:24 PM The city saw two officer-involved shootings yesterday, hours and miles apart. In the first incident, Marquis Cantland, 22, was shot by an officer from West Philly's 18th District after pointing a gun at the officer's partner, police said.
    http://www.philly.com

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