East Germantown

Fresh Grocer assault
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Kristen Johanson
May 01, 2020 - 12:55 pm
Authorities released footage of a group of men assaulting a grocery store worker outside a Fresh Grocer in East Germantown, hoping the public can help identify the attackers. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 14, 2020 - 1:28 pm
Philadelphia detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a 38-year-old man in Germantown on Tuesday. Read more here.
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East Germantown shooting
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KYW Staff
January 13, 2020 - 8:17 am
A toddler is recovering after he was shot in East Germantown while in his uncle’s arms. Police believe the shooter targeted the child’s uncle. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Department
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Kristen Johanson
September 30, 2019 - 12:50 pm
Philadelphia police officers say a groundskeeper found a human skill and some bones at the Awbury Arboretum in East Germantown shortly before 9 a.m. Monday morning.
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
June 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman was stabbed to death during a fight Tuesday night that police say may have started over a parking spot in East Germantown. It happened started on Lena Street near Penn Street, in a neighborhood just off Germantown Avenue. Police say a fight brok out around 9:...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
March 11, 2019 - 7:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man walking his dog Sunday night in East Germantown was shot and killed. Police say it happened right before 8:30 along West Grange Avenue near Conlyn Street. Police Capt. Frank Llewellyn says cops got a call about gunshots in this relatively quiet neighborhood. "...
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Darnell Artis grew up in East Germantown.
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Matt Leon
March 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Harlem Globetrotters are in Philadelphia for a few games starting Friday night, and this visit will be a homecoming for one member of the squad. This is the third season with the Globetrotters for Darnell Artis. The East Germantown native and La Salle College High...
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Friends, family and neighbors of Isis Williams gathered in East Germantown on Monday night.
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Pat Toddy
December 18, 2018 - 7:28 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Friends, family and neighbors of Isis Williams gathered in East Germantown on Monday night for a tearful tribute to a young life cut down by gun violence. They lighted candles, released balloons, and brought teddy bears for Williams' three daughters, among them a...
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Kim Glovas
August 27, 2018 - 7:12 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for a suspect after a shooting overnight that left two men hospitalized in stable condition. Chief Inspector Scott Small says the suspect used a semi-automatic weapon around 1:30 a.m. in the 5900 block of Morton Street in East...
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The School District of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
June 29, 2018 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday is announcing more funding to address the dangerous environmental conditions in Philadelphia's aging school buildings. Wolf, Mayor Jim Kenney and district officials are expected to make the announcement at Roosevelt Elementary School in...
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