Feltonville

In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2019 - 2:40 pm
A mistrial has been declared in the second trial of a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia police officer six years ago. Read the shocking details here.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 12, 2019 - 11:52 am
The second trial against a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia police officer six years ago is underway, after a high court vacated his conviction in 2017. Defense attorneys call the incident a "tragic accident." Read more here.
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
September 10, 2019 - 8:40 pm
Philly cops will be paying close attention to the retrial of Eric Torres this week. Torres was originally convicted of shooting a police officer during a traffic stop and scuffle in Feltonville six years ago. Read more here.
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Dan Wing
January 08, 2019 - 7:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One person is dead and two others hospitalized after an SUV crashed in the city's Feltonville section late Monday night. Police officials say just before 11 p.m. the Honda first hit a utility pole on Macalester Street, then crashed into the fence that surrounds the...
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Steve Tawa
December 20, 2018 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man whose conviction was vacated by Pennsylvania Superior Court has rejected a plea arrangement offered by the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office. Eric Torres will stand trial a second time for the 2013 shooting of a police officer during a scuffle in a...
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Antionette Lee
December 16, 2018 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 21-year-old man was killed after he was shot multiple times in the back in the Feltonville section of Philadelphia Sunday morning. Police say say the incident happened around 1:30 a.m. near 5th and Roosevelt Boulevard. When investigators arrived at the scene they...
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In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was sentenced to 66 to 132 years in prison in connection to a shooting that left Philadelphia Police Officer Edward Davies in a medically induced coma and nerve damage.
Philadelphia Police Department
Steve Tawa
December 10, 2018 - 12:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man previously convicted for shooting and disabling a Philadelphia police officer in 2013 now has 10 days to decide whether to accept an offer conveyed by the District Attorney's Office, or be retried for the same crimes. In 2015, then 33-year-old Eric Torres was...
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Mike Dougherty
October 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police say two people were shot in a robbery gone wrong outside an after-hours bar in North Philadelphia early Saturday morning. It happened just before 4 a.m. near Front and Loudon Streets in the city's Feltonville neighborhood. READ: Browns Mills man charged with...
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Tim Jimenez
October 15, 2018 - 8:22 am
UPDATED: 10:31 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say a man was shot dead at a birthday party inside a speakasy in the Feltonville section of the city Sunday night. Police are now looking for three men involved in the shooting who got away. Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector...
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Dan Wing
August 11, 2018 - 11:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police are searching for two suspects after a man was shot to death in the city's Feltonville neighborhood Friday night. Police say the incident happened around 11 p.m. near the intersection of D Street and Wyoming Avenue. Police Capt. George Fuchs said a...
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