Deadly Shooting

Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
February 22, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are looking for two gunmen who shot and killed an 18-year-old man Thursday night. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. at 4th and West Huntingdon Streets in the Fairhill section of the city. Chief Inspector Scott Small says there was a barrage...
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Dreamstime
Jim Melwert
October 16, 2018 - 11:27 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Police say they think road rage sparked a deadly shooting in Montgomery County. It happened 9:30 p.m. Monday, near Dewey Road and Front Street, in Cheltenham. The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office says the initial investigation shows there was a traffic...
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Mike Dougherty
September 29, 2018 - 10:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One person is dead and three others were injured after a drive-by shooting in West Philadelphia. A group of people were sitting on the front steps of a home in the 5100 block of Haverford Avenue shortly after 9 p.m. Friday when a grey Nissan pulled up. "The window...
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Dan Wing
August 18, 2018 - 8:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police are investigating after a man was found shot dead inside a pickup truck in North Philadelphia. Authorities say two people came across the 36-year old victim slumped over inside the vehicle around 3 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of North 5th and Louden...
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Mike Dougherty
June 16, 2018 - 8:33 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A 16-year-old boy is dead and a 12-year-old boy is hospitalized after being shot in South Philadelphia. Police believe the shooting was a targeted attack near 12th and Fitzwater Streets around 10:30 p.m. Friday. "We have at least 22 cartridge casings that were fired...
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Dreamstime
John McDevitt
May 12, 2018 - 9:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police say a 17-year-old girl was shot and killed in front of her mother after being caught in the crossfire in West Philadelphia. The shooting also wounded two other teens. Investigators said gunfire erupted just before 11 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of North...
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Tim Jimenez
April 17, 2018 - 7:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A man was shot and killed while behind the wheel in South Philadelphia. The victim's car ended up smashing into several other vehicles, and police are now trying to figure out who pulled the trigger. The shots were fired at around 10 p.m. Monday in the 2200 block of...
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Dan Wing
April 07, 2018 - 12:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's was a violent start to the weekend across Philadelphia. Police are investigating several attacks and shootings that happened Friday night and continued Saturday morning. The first shooting happened just after 6 p.m. Friday in Germantown. Police say the 18-year-...
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