assault

Gritty
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Tim Jimenez
January 23, 2020 - 8:10 am
Philadelphia police are investigating claims that the person wearing the Flyers’ mascot costume physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy. Read more here.
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Gritty
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Andrew Kramer
January 22, 2020 - 3:49 pm
Philadelphia police are looking into claims that the Flyers’ mascot Gritty physically assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November 2019. Read more here.
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U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain
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Jim Melwert
January 22, 2020 - 3:28 pm
New federal charges have been filed against alleged members of a violent sex and drug trafficking gang in Berks County, which U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain described as “shocking” and “depraved.” Read more here.
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Olney assault
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Kristen Johanson
January 20, 2020 - 10:15 am
Authorities are searching for three men who were captured on video assaulting and robbing a 14-year-old as he was walking home from school. Read more here.
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SEPTA assault
SEPTA
Jim Melwert
January 17, 2020 - 5:02 pm
Officials are offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of a man who punched a SEPTA bus driver in the face on New Year’s Eve. Read more here.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 11:53 am
Video footage of the area around Jeffrey Epstein's jail cell on a day he survived an apparent suicide attempt “no longer exists,” federal prosecutors told a judge Thursday. Read more here.
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Uber
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AP News
December 06, 2019 - 1:08 pm
Uber, as part of a long anticipated safety report, revealed that more than 3,000 sexual assaults were reported during its U.S. rides in 2018.
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Pictures of a woman police say physically assaulted an elderly woman on a SEPTA bus in Northeast Philadelphia.
SEPTA Transit Police
Antionette Lee
October 30, 2019 - 9:53 pm
Police are searching for a woman they say physically assaulted an elderly woman on a SEPTA bus in Northeast Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Sexual assault suspect
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
October 22, 2019 - 11:01 am
Authorities are searching for a man they say sexually assaulted two teenage girls in separate incidents who were getting off buses in Northeast Philly. Read more here.
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Robbery suspect wearing gloves, sunglasses and a burgundy Phillies cap.
Philadelphia Police Department
Hadas Kuznits
September 13, 2019 - 11:19 am
Police have released surveillance video of an assault and robbery of an elderly man in South Philadelphia's Pennsport neighborhood. It happened on Labor Day, around 8 a.m., near 4th and Morris streets. The suspect was wearing gloves, sunglasses and a burgundy Phillies cap.
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