14 hours ago

Photo released of suspect in 3 child luring incidents in Philadelphia

Marwan Deeb, 35, of the 800 block of Fanshawe Street, was arrested and charged with four counts of Luring of a Child into a Motor Vehicle and four counts of Corruption of a Minor in connection with three of the incidents.

...12, students told police they were leaving school around 3:15 p.m. in the 400 block of Tomlinson Road when they were approached by a Hispanic male in a black vehicle. The students said...

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Another incident happened on Friday, September 15 around 8 a.m. in the 4900 block of Ditman Street. Police say a man pulled up next to a 10-year-old girl, showed her money and a camera, and asked if he could take her photo. The girl ran to school and told an adult what happened.

Also Friday, around 8:10 a.m. in the 5300 block of Jackson Street, police say a man also showed a girl money and a camera and asked to take her photo. The girl ran to Sullivan Elementary School and told an adult.

A third Friday morning incident happened around 8:45 a.m. in the 5300 block of Gillespie Street. In this incident, police say a man pulled up next to a 10-year-old...

On Thursday, September 14 around 8 a.m. at the Sullivan School in the 5300 block of Ditman Street, a student reportedly saw a man taking pictures and recording children who were in a school yard.

    Photo released of suspect in 3 Philly child luring incidents
    Police have made an arrest in connection with the rash of suspicious incidents involving children last week in Philadelphia. Marwan Deeb, 35, of the 800 block of Fanshawe Street, was arrested and charged with four counts of Luring of a Child into a Motor Vehicle and four counts of Corruption of a Minor in connection with three of the incidents.
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15 hours ago

Victim targeted by gunman in Kensington, Philadelphia Police say

Police tell Action News the victim, a 38-year-old man, was sitting in a van at Custer and Clearfield streets when a man on a bike rode up to him and opened fire.

    Victim targeted by gunman in Kensington, police say
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS We are learning more about what police are calling a targeted shooting in the Kensington section of Philadelphia. Police tell Action News the victim, a 38-year-old man, was sitting in a van at Custer and Clearfield streets when a man on a bike rode up to him and opened fire.
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15 hours ago

Philadelphia police: Man sexually assaulted special needs teen

Investigators say he sexually assaulted an 18-year-old special needs male inside a recreation center on the 1700 block of South Broad Street.

    Philly police: Man sexually assaulted special needs teen
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Philly police: Man sexually assaulted special needs teen WATCH LIVE BREAKING NEWS Philly police: Man sexually assaulted special needs teen Philadelphia police have charged a man for the alleged sex assault of a special needs teen. Ronald Coleman, 32, of the 2400 block of Sergeant Street, was arrested Thursday.
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15 hours ago

Police: 3-year-old accidentally shot uncle in Center City Philadelphia

It happened near 16th and Arch around 11:30 a.m. Friday.

    Police: 3-year-old accidentally shot uncle in Center City
    Philadelphia police say it appears a 3-year-old accidentally shot his uncle on Friday morning in Center City. It happened near 16th and Arch around 11:30 a.m. Friday. According to police, the child was in a vehicle with his two uncles, one of whom is an off-duty Housing Authority police officer.
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17 hours ago

Philadelphia police: Man shot twice in Center City

It happened near 16th and Arch around 11:30 a.m. Friday.

    Philadelphia police: Man shot twice in Center City
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Philadelphia police: Man shot twice in Center City TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS Philadelphia police: Man shot twice in Center City Philadelphia police are on scene of a shooting in Center City. It happened near 16th and Arch around 11:30 a.m. Friday.
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20 hours ago

1 dead, 1 wounded after gunfire erupts in Strawberry Mansion

Police say someone fired seven shots into a Mercury Grand Marquis as the car was traveling south in the 1800 block of North 33rd Street.

    1 dead, 1 wounded after shooting in Strawberry Mansion
    Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting in Strawberry Mansion that turned deadly overnight. It happened before 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Police say someone fired seven shots into a Mercury Grand Marquis as the car was traveling south in the 1800 block of North 33rd Street. The 33-year-old driver was hit twice in the torso.
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22 hours ago

Man, 26, shot and killed in North Philadelphia

Police say a 26-year-old man was leaning against a car at 17th and Cumberland streets when a shooter ran up and opened fire.

    Man, 26, shot and killed in North Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Police are investigating a deadly ambush in North Philadelphia. It happened at 12 a.m. Friday. Police say a 26-year-old man was leaning against a car at 17th and Cumberland streets when a shooter ran up and opened fire.
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27 hours ago

Police investigate double shooting in Strawberry Mansion

It happened just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the 1800 block of North 33rd Street.

    Police investigate double shooting in Strawberry Mansion
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Philadelphia Police are investigating a double shooting in Strawberry Mansion. It happened just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the 1800 block of North 33rd Street. Police say a 32-year-old man was shot in the head while sitting in his vehicle.
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33 hours ago

Suspect charged in East Oak Lane pipe bomb scare

Investigators spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street. The Philadelphia Bomb Squad on the scene began removing and photographing objects from inside the home.

    Suspect charged in East Oak Lane pipe bomb scare
    Philadelphia police have charged a man following a pipe bomb scare in the East Oak Lane on Wednesday. Sam Chey, 34, was charged with having weapons of mass destruction and risking a catastrophe. Investigators spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street.
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38 hours ago

Parkway 100 special

2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy

2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy

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1901 Vine Street

1916 Race Street

1723 Race Street

1739 Vine Street

2525 Pennsylvania Ave.

1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy

222 N 20th St

2200 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy

    FYI Philly: Watch the Parkway 100 special with Rick Williams and Cecily Tynan
    Cheers to 100 years! FYI Philly is It's a Centennial Celebration of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway! From performances and themed exhibits to the luminous, interactive art animating the Parkway! Plus, explore the grand boulevard's original plans - and see what could have been! Join Rick Williams and Cecily Tynan on the tour.
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39 hours ago

Suspect sought for armed robbery at cleaning store in NE Philadelphia

Surveillance video from the September 8 incident shows a man enter a cleaning business on the 6400 block of Oxford Avenue with a large knife.

    Suspect sought for armed robbery at cleaning store in NE Philly
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Police are searching for the person responsible for a violent armed robbery in Northeast Philadelphia. Surveillance video from the September 8 incident shows a man enter a cleaning business on the 6400 block of Oxford Avenue with a large knife.
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2 days ago

Pedestrian struck in Roosevelt Boulevard hit and run

It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Roosevelt Boulevard at Southampton Road.

    Pedestrian struck in Roosevelt Boulevard hit and run
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Police are investigating a hit and run incident in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday evening. It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Roosevelt Boulevard at Southampton Road. Police said a pedestrian was struck in the northbound inner lanes of the Boulevard. The vehicle did not stop.
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2 days ago

Police: Explosives in pipes found in East Oak Lane home

Investigators spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street in East Oak Lane. The Philadelphia Bomb Squad on the scene began removing and photographing objects from inside the home.

    Police: Explosives in pipes found in East Oak Lane home
    Philadelphia investigators said pipes found inside an East Oak Lane home contained explosives. After careful assessment, they said the devices were incomplete and did not have a fuse. Investigators spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street in East Oak Lane.
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2 days ago

Suspicious pipes, gun parts found in East Oak Lane home

They spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street in East Oak Lane. The Philadelphia Bomb Squad on the scene began removing and photographing objects from inside the home.

    Suspicious pipes, gun parts found in East Oak Lane home
    Philadelphia investigators are not sure exactly what they dealing with after finding suspicious devices inside an East Oak Lane home. They spent several hours Wednesday at the home in the 6100 block of Fairhill Street in East Oak Lane. The Philadelphia Bomb Squad on the scene began removing and photographing objects from inside the home.
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