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Michael Banks, Christopher Linder, and Damar Bashier Jones.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 06, 2020 - 1:17 pm
Two suspects, who detectives were searching for in connection with the shooting death of a 7-year-old in West Philadelphia, have turned themselves in. In all, three men have been charged with murder for the child's death. Read the latest here.
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Damar B Jones (L) and Michael Banks (R)
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 04, 2020 - 8:52 pm
Philadelphia police have released the identities of two men they are searching for in connection with the shooting death of a 7-year-old in West Philadelphia this past week. Read more here.
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Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw at a roundtable with people who’ve been directly affected by gun violence
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Andrew Kramer
July 29, 2020 - 8:41 pm
With homicide numbers in Philadelphia on pace to break last year’s record total, a discussion was held today to find solutions to gun violence. Police listened to people who’ve been directly affected by this violence.
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Tianna Parks
Philadelphia Police Department
Tim Jimenez
July 20, 2020 - 10:35 am
The babysitter of 2-year-old King Hill, Tianna Parks, is facing murder and related charges for her role in the boy's disappearance and death, Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner announced Monday. Read the latest here.
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Robert Long
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
July 14, 2020 - 2:06 pm
A Philadelphia man was sentenced Tuesday morning for his role in the murders of two sisters and two step-brothers found executed in a West Philadelphia basement in November 2018. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
July 03, 2020 - 7:19 am
Authorities are looking for a man who they say robbed and shot a U.S. Marine who was home on leave in North Philadelphia. One man is already in custody. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw
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KYW Staff
June 26, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Gun violence has been raging on in Philadelphia, even amid the coronavirus pandemic. So far in 2020, nearly 900 people have been shot in Philadelphia. Homicides are up 20% compared to 2019 — an already record-breaking year for murders. On Friday, Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw announced her...
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Akhenaton Jones
Philadelphia Police Department
Tim Jimenez
June 17, 2020 - 8:32 am
Sources say police have issued an arrest warrant for the man suspected of the murder last week of 27-year-old Dominique Fells, and they think he may be in Atlanta. Read more here.
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Dominique “Rem’mie” Fells
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Kristen Johanson
June 16, 2020 - 3:49 pm
An arrest warrant has been issued in the murder of a transgender woman last week after cr ime scene officers spent part of Tuesday afternoon combing through a house in West Philadelphia that sources say is connected to the murder. Read the latest here.
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Dominique “Rem’mie” Fells
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Cherri Gregg
June 12, 2020 - 3:56 pm
As tens of thousands across the country protest against racial injustice following the killing of George Floyd, a Black transgender woman was found brutally murdered in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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