32 hours ago

Philly Police Search for Homicide Suspects

...9 & other units responded to a van parked outside of a day care center at E Tioga and Emerald streets in the Kensington neighborhood after witnesses claimed to have spotted two men just after...

    Philly Police Search for Homicide Suspects
    Philadelphia police officers descended on a neighborhood Monday morning as they searched for suspected killers.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

35 hours ago

Boy Dies, Dad Hurt as Suspected DUI Driver Strikes Mini Bike

The boy and his 24-year-old father were riding the motorized bike along 63rd Street near Callowhill Street when a Jeep SUV turned into their path around 11 p.m., Philadelphia Police chief Inspector Scott Small said.

    Boy Dies, Dad Hurt as Suspected DUI Driver Strikes Mini Bike
    A suspected drunken driver struck and killed a 6-year-old riding a mini bike with his father in West Philadelphia late Sunday night. The boy and his 24-year-old father were riding the motorized bike along 63rd Street near Callowhill Street when a Jeep SUV turned into their path around 11 p.m., Philadelphia Police chief Inspector Scott Small said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

41 hours ago

Teens Rescue Driver, Children Following Crash in Cobbs Creek

Kashon Crawley was playing basketball with his friends near 59th Street and Washington Avenue around 3 p.m. when they witnessed a car crash into an SUV, flipping it over into a traffic light pole.

    Teens Rescue Driver, Children Following Crash in Cobbs Creek
    Several teen boys are being hailed as heroes after they saved a driver and her children following a crash in the Cobbs Creek section of Philadelphia Sunday.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

3 days ago

Missing Philly Woman Found Dead in the Poconos

Murray was last seen alive on Kensington Avenue and Allegheny Avenue in Philadelphia with an unidentified man on December 26, 2017. Loved ones say the two...

3 days ago

Philadelphia House Fire Kills Two People

More than 60 firefighters arrived at the two-story home, located on the 1400 block of South 23rd Street, shortly before 5 a.m. They battled “very heavy fire from the first floor” before finding the two bodies inside.

    Philadelphia House Fire Kills Two People
    A 60-year-old woman and 53-year-old man died Saturday morning after a fire broke out in their Point Breeze home, investigators said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

4 days ago

Temple Suspends AEPi Frat Amid Sex Assault Investigation

Alpha Epsilon Pi has a house directly off Temple's campus at Broad and Norris streets in North Philadelphia.

    Temple Suspends AEPi Frat Amid Sex Assault Investigation
    Temple University has suspended a men's fraternity as police investigate allegations of sexual assault and underage drinking during social events at the fraternity's house. Temple police issued a bulletin Friday saying they had received "multiple credible reports" of various alleged crimes at Alpha Epsilon Pi events.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Starbucks Chairman: Manager Left Co. But Wants to Meet 2 Men

Schultz traveled to Philadelphia Wednesday and along with Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, met with members of POWER, an interfaith group who took part in protests earlier this week outside the Starbucks on 18th and Spruce streets where the incident occurred.

...police officers Thursday afternoon while waiting for another person to arrive at the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce Street. The store manager called police on them after they asked to use the bathroom, were...

    Starbucks Chairman: Manager Left Co. But Wants to Meet 2 Men
    Howard Schultz traveled to Philadelphia Wednesday and along with Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, met with members of POWER, an interfaith group who took part in protests earlier this week outside the Starbucks...
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Police Investigate ‘Suspicious’ Death of H.R. McMaster's Dad

Herbert McMaster died Friday at the Cathedral Village home on the 600 block of Cathedral Road in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. He was 84.

    Police Investigate 'Suspicious' Death of H.R. McMaster's Dad
    Philadelphia Police are investigating the "suspicious" death of the father of former National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Gunman Shoots Father and 1-Year-Old Son Sitting in Car

The 21-year-old man and his 18-month-old son were both in a car on 67th and Trinity streets shortly before 9 p.m. when a gunman fired several shots. Neighbors say they thought the gunshots sounded like firecrackers.

The father was shot at least eight times while his son was shot at least twice. The father drove two blocks to a nearby police station at 67th Street and Woodland Avenue for help. 

    Gunman Shoots Father and 1-Year-Old Son Sitting in Car
    A father and his 1-year-old son are both fighting for their lives after they were shot by a gunman in Southwest Philadelphia Wednesday night.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

6 days ago

Police Search for Missing Teen Boy With Autism

Zion Davis, 17, was last seen Tuesday at 9 a.m. on the 400 block of W. Bringhurst Street.

    Police Search for Missing Teen Boy With Autism
    Philadelphia Police are searching for a missing teen boy with autism.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Apr 17

Listen: 911 Call Before Arrest of 2 Black Men at Starbucks

The first call was made by a manager at the Starbucks on 18th and Spruce streets Thursday at 4:37 p.m.

...police officers Thursday afternoon while waiting for another person to arrive at the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce Street. The store manager called police on them after they asked to use the bathroom, were...

    Listen: 911 Call Before Arrest of 2 Black Men at Starbucks
    Philadelphia Police have released the 911 call and dispatches made before and after the arrest of two black men at a Center City Starbucks that sparked several protests and outrage nationwide. The first call was made by a manager at the Starbucks on 18th and Spruce streets Thursday at 4:37 p.m.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Apr 17

'Common Purpose': 2 Men, Starbucks Issue Joint Statement

The men were arrested by as many as seven Philadelphia police officers Thursday afternoon while waiting for another person to arrive at the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce Street.

    'Common Purpose': 2 Men, Starbucks Issue Joint Statement
    As Rosalind Brewer, Starbucks chief operating officer, described learning about two black men arrested at one of her companies' Center City cafes, her words could have been mistaken for broader disbelief in contemporary American life. "This is disturbing that we get to this day and this happens," Brewer, an African-American woman, said in an interview with the Philadelphia Tribune on Monday.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Apr 17

Attorney for 2 Men Arrested at Starbucks to Speak

The men were arrested by as many as seven Philadelphia police officers Thursday afternoon while waiting for another person to arrive at the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce Street.

Apr 17

3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence

Three people, including the bus driver, were hurt when the Route 48 bus took out a utility pole along N 29th Street near Cambria Street before crashing into the fence around 9:25 a.m., SEPTA said.

    3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence
    A SEPTA bus jumped a curb and smashed into a fence in North Philadelphia Tuesday morning, winding up perpendicular to the roadway.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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