crime

Dreamstime
December 14, 2018 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are searching for a masked gunman who opened fire inside of a barber shop in the city's Logan neighborhood Thursday night. At least one person is dead and three others were injured. "We found at least 22 spent shell casings inside the barber shop...
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KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
December 13, 2018 - 6:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Montgomery County judge found a Philadelphia man guilty of shooting and killing a man in Cheltenham earlier this year, but ruled it did rise to the level of First Degree murder. In a bench trial with no jury, Judge Richard Haaz convicted Antonio Lindsay of third...
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Paul Kurtz
December 12, 2018 - 6:35 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - - Eleven people are in custody following a raid that uncovered, what police are calling, a major drug operation in Warminster, Bucks County. It’s unclear how long the eleven suspects were allegedly operating their heroin and fentanyl ring, but Bucks County...
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AP Photo/David Zalubowski
December 11, 2018 - 11:06 pm
(AP) -- The explosion in online shopping has led to porch pirates and stoop surfers swiping holiday packages from unsuspecting residents. The cops in one New Jersey city are trying to catch the thieves with some trickery of their own. Police in Jersey City, across the Hudson River from New York,...
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John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
December 06, 2018 - 10:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say they are investigating what has now been officially deemed a triple homicide in the Frankford section of the city. Authorities say a 13-year-old boy called 911, just after 8 p.m., after gunfire broke out inside of a home along the 5100 block of...
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Dreamstime
December 02, 2018 - 10:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are investigating after a woman is stabbed 16 times, leaving her in critical condition. The stabbing took place along the 5700 block of Erdrick Street, just after 6:30 p.m. Sunday. According to police, the 43-year-old female victim sustained...
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Dreamstime
December 01, 2018 - 9:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are investigating after two men and a woman are found dead inside of a residence in the Tioga-Nicetown section of the city. Authorities say just after 7:30 p.m., officers were called to a home along the 1900 block of West Venango Street after a...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
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...
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Dreamstime
November 25, 2018 - 9:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia Police are investigating after gunfire in the Haddington section of the city leaves three boys hospitalized. Authorities say the victims, an 8-year old boy and two teenagers, were shot just before 8 p.m. on Ludlow Street, about a block away from SEPTA's...
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Dreamstime
Kevin Wright
November 17, 2018 - 10:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police say they are searching for two men after they assaulted and robbed a homeowner, posed as PGW workers, in the Wissinoming neighborhood. According to authorities at around 2 p.m. Saturday two men dressed as PGW workers told a 52-year-old homeowner that they need...
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