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Tim Jimenez
April 23, 2019 - 8:17 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A father and son are recovering from gunshot wounds, and police are trying to find the burglars who shot them. A family of four came home around 9:45 Monday night on Marlowe Street, between Bridge and Pratt Streets in Frankford, in Frankford. Investigators say they...
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Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
April 20, 2019 - 8:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A foot pursuit turns deadly after a man opens fire at police and then turns the gun on himself in the Oxford Circle section of the city, officials say. Philadelphia police say just after 6:30 p.m. officers were responding to call when they were flagged down about a...
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Zahmir White
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
April 16, 2019 - 6:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tuesday was the first full day of the trial against 19-year-old Zahmir White, who is accused of murdering a 16-year-old last Easter along South Street. Throughout just one day, there were arguments in the hallway, someone held in contempt, and a few scoldings from the...
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Dan Wing
April 12, 2019 - 7:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police say a person, believed to be connected to the shooting death of a Wissinoming auto shop owner, has been taken into custody. The suspect, officials say, led officers on a car chase that ended not far from where 56-year-old Michael Gleba was shot and...
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Andrew Kramer
April 11, 2019 - 9:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An auto shop owner was shot and killed by a stray bullet Thursday afternoon in Philadelphia's Wissinoming neighborhood. The 56-year-old victim owns Northeast Speedometer Services on Benner Street. Philadelphia Police Captain John Walker says he was outside working on...
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In this Jan. 28, 2013, file photo, firearms training unit Detective Barbara J. Mattson, of the Connecticut State Police, holds a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle.
Jessica Hill/AP Photo, File
April 09, 2019 - 10:58 am
By Dave Collins, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting intends to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal of a Connecticut court ruling that reinstated a wrongful death lawsuit against the company that had been filed...
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Nelson Giddings and Isaiah Reels
Philadelphia Police Department; U.S. Marshals Service
Kristen Johanson
April 08, 2019 - 1:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Monday morning saw two guilty pleas and an additional arrest in the murder of a West Philadelphia activist. Moments after Nelson Giddings and Isaiah Reels pleaded guilty to third-degree murder for shooting and killing 65-year-old Winnie Harris two years ago, U.S...
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Tyquan Athinson
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
April 03, 2019 - 1:56 pm
UPDATED: 7:47 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have taken into custody a suspect for the murder of a top police commander's son over the weekend. Police say 19-year-old Tyquan "Fats" Atkinson was picked up Wednesday evening in Chester. Police believe Atkinson is...
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Lauren London and Nipsey Hussle
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April 03, 2019 - 12:22 pm
By Nicole Chavez (CNN) — Lauren London broke her silence Tuesday and paid tribute to her longtime boyfriend Nipsey Hussle. "I am completely lost. I've lost my best friend, my sanctuary, my protector, my soul," she wrote in an Instagram post. I am completely lost I’ve lost my best friend My...
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Eric Holder
Los Angeles Police Department via AP
April 02, 2019 - 6:02 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police on Tuesday arrested the man suspected of fatally shooting rapper Nipsey Hussle, authorities said. Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run for two days before he was captured in Bellflower, a Los Angeles-area city about 20 miles southeast of where Hussle was gunned down two...
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