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Police, SWAT On Scene Of Barricade In Mayfair

The standoff began around 9:30 a.m. at home in the 3400 block of Wellington Street near Frankford Avenue in the city’s Mayfair neighborhood.

    Police, SWAT On Scene Of Barricade In Mayfair
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police are on the scene of a barricade in Northeast Philadelphia. The standoff began around 9:30 a.m. at home in the 3400 block of Wellington Street near Frankford Avenue in the city's Mayfair neighborhood. Authorities say a man armed with gun is inside the home and refusing to come out.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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An artful solution possible for refugee program

To that end, the collaborative offers English classes, helps arrange job interviews and doctor appointments, and assists in other everyday challenges. It runs a similar program for Iraqi and Syrian refugees weekly or biweekly at the Northeast Regional Library on Cottman Avenue near Bustleton Avenue.

    An artful solution possible for refugee program
    Six months before Durga Dulal arrived in Philadelphia as a refugee from Bhutan, fire swept through the U.N. camp in the Himalayas where she, her husband, and their four children lived, consuming all they owned. Five years later, the memory still makes the otherwise sunny woman's eyes well.
    http://www.philly.com

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Police: Father not charged in shooting of son, 38

Shortly after 1 p.m. in the 3200 block of Princeton Avenue, the two were in the father's black 2012 Toyota Tacoma and were supposed to go to a doctor's appointment for the son. The son refused to go to the appointment and refused to go home, police said.

    Police: Father not charged in shooting of son, 38
    A father who shot his adult son during an altercation Tuesday afternoon in the city's Mayfair section was released without being charged, police said. The 38-year-old son was reported in stable condition at Aria Health-Torresdale Campus. The gun used in the shooting was registered to the 66-year-old father, who also had a valid carry permit, police said.
    http://www.philly.com

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Mayfair arson suspect caught on camera

The video shows the suspect walking through a Sunoco parking lot then to the back of Owen's caf? on the 2800 block of Cottman Avenue.

    Mayfair arson suspect caught on camera
    Philadelphia investigators released new surveillance video Tuesday of an arsonist targeting a Mayfair business. The video shows the suspect walking through a Sunoco parking lot then to the back of Owen's caf? on the 2800 block of Cottman Avenue. A few minutes later, flames began shooting from the back of the building.
    http://6abc.com

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Police: Father Shoots Son In Mayfair

It happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 3200 block of Princeton Street in the city’s Mayfair neighborhood.

    Police: Father Shoots Son In Mayfair
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police say a man is fighting for his life after he was shot by his father outside of a home in Northeast Philadelphia. It happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday in the 3200 block of Princeton Street in the city's Mayfair neighborhood.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Cops: Father shoots son, 38, in chest

Police said the shooting happened about 1 p.m. outside on the 3200 block of Princeton Avenue in Mayfair. The victim was taken to Aria Health's Torresdale Hospital.

    Cops: Father shoots son, 38, in chest
    A 38-year-old man was in critical condition Tuesday after allegedly being shot once in his chest by his own father, police said. Police said the shooting happened about 1 p.m. outside on the 3200 block of Princeton Avenue in Mayfair. The victim was taken to Aria Health's Torresdale Hospital.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

Dad Shoots Son After Dispute in Philly: Police

The incident happened about 1 p.m. on Princeton Avenue near Sackett Street, in Mayfair.

    Dad Shoots Son After Dispute in Philly: Police
    A man shot his 38-year-old son in the chest in Northeast Philadelphia after a dispute Tuesday afternoon, according to police. The incident happened about 1 p.m. on Princeton Avenue near Sackett Street, in Mayfair. Police said the son was taken to Aria Torresdale Hospital, where he remained in critical condition later Tuesday afternoon.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Wanted: Suspect for Arson in the 15th District [VIDEO]

...to the rear of an unoccupied property, formally known as Owen’s Café, located at 2808 Cottman Avenue with unknown objects in his hands. A short time later a fire was started and...

    Wanted: Suspect for Arson in the 15th District [VIDEO]
    On Monday, April 18, 2016, at 6:08 pm, an white male was captured on surveillance video walking through the Sunoco Parking lot. The suspect then proceeded to the rear of an unoccupied property, formally known as Owen's Café, located at 2808 Cottman Avenue with unknown objects in his hands.
    http://blog.phillypolice.com

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Police: Father shot son after dispute in Mayfair

The shooting happened around 1 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Princeton Avenue and Sackett Street.

    Police: Father shot son after dispute in Mayfair
    Philadelphia police say a father shot his son after a dispute in the Mayfair section of the city.
    http://6abc.com

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