Hunting Park

PFT lawsuit
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
January 20, 2020 - 11:59 am
The Philadelphia Federation of Teachers is suing the School District of Philadelphia for the way, the union says, it has been handling asbestos problems at several schools. Read more here.
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Parents and teachers demand the asbestos be fully removed from Alexander McClure Elementary School before students return to class.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
January 17, 2020 - 8:25 am
Alexander McClure Elementary School in the city's Hunting Park neighborhood is closed again Friday because new tests showed elevated levels of airborne asbestos. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Shara Dae Howard
January 16, 2020 - 7:13 pm
Authorities have identitfied the body of a man found in a trash bin in Philadelphia’s Olney section as 22-year-old Darius Cheeseboro. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police headquarters
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Tim Jimenez
January 15, 2020 - 7:37 am
Police say a teen girl told her guidance counselor that she witnessed a man being killed a few weeks ago. The tip led the cops finding the body in a trash can on Tuesday. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
Justin Udo
January 14, 2020 - 7:17 pm
There's an investigation underway into a body that Philadelphia police found dumped in a trash can Tuesday. Law enforcement sources believe the body is the result of a murder from a love triangle gone bad. Read more here.
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Nafes Monroe
Philadelphia Police Department
KYW Staff
November 13, 2019 - 12:53 pm
A Philadelphia father whose infant son was critically wounded in a shooting last month in Hunting Park is accused of using the child as a "human shield." Read more here.
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Francisco Ortiz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 01, 2019 - 4:30 pm
The man accused of shooting a baby two weeks ago in Hunting Park will remain in prison after a bail hearing for a prior case. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Officers Yesenia Rivera and Adrian Toribio show their 'Pennywise' Halloween props.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
October 29, 2019 - 8:51 pm
A pair of Philadelphia police officers who patrol a high crime section of North Philadelphia are volunteering their time Wednesday night to bring the kids in the area a little bit of safe Halloween terror.
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Police are searching for a gunman who shot a baby four times in his stepmother's car Saturday night.
Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
October 24, 2019 - 2:35 pm
One man involved in the shooting of an 11-month-old in Hunting Park last weekend is now in custody. Read the latest here.
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The family of 2-year-old Nicolette Rivera.
Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
October 22, 2019 - 7:19 am
Neighbors joined the family of 2-year-old Nikolette Rivera for a vigil on Monday night. Rivera was killed on Sunday when someone used an an assault rifle to fire six bullets into her home on Water Street near Ontario. Her mother, who was holding the girl at the time of the shooting, and a man in...
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