Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio

Police: 3 people are in custody after body is found wrapped in 'blood-soaked' carpet

December 01, 2018 - 4:59 pm

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —  Philadelphia police say three people are in custoday after a body is found wrapped in a blood-soaked carpet in the Wissinoming section of the city.

Authorites responded to a home along the 4000 block of Higbee Street, around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, after the landlord found three people cutting up carpet with a man inside.

The is no word on the identity of the victim, and no charges have been filed at this time, according to police. 

The unidentified suspects in custody, police say, are two men and a woman.


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