Wissinoming

Walter Farrell
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
November 22, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Authorities have charged a man they say shot at two Philadelphia police officers in front of a packed SEPTA bus Thursday morning in Wissinoming, injuring one cop. Read more here.
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Wissinoming shooting
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
November 21, 2019 - 11:19 am
An officer has been wounded in a shootout with an armed man in Northeast Philadelphia. Read the latest here.
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The Tacony home where a woman is alleged to have killed her husband and two daughters before turning the gun on herself.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
October 15, 2019 - 6:52 am
Police say a woman who killed her husband and two young daughters before shooting herself in the Tacony section of Philadelphia will be charged with three counts of murder and other offenses. Read the latest here.
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Police are on the scene on Charles Street in Wissinoming, where they say a U.S. marshal shot a man with a machete who refused to drop it.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 22, 2019 - 9:18 am
UPDATED: 4:20 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have confirmed that a U.S. marshal shot a man who refused to drop a machete Wednesday morning in Wissinoming park. U.S. marshals had been watching Joseph Ankrah in a car on the 5900 block of Charles Street just after 8 a.m...
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Dreamstime
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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School bus
Mike Dougherty
October 05, 2018 - 8:25 am
UPDATED: 12:21 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating an accident involving a school bus that happened around 7 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Harbison and Tackawanna in Wissinoming in Northeast Philadelphia. The bus collided with a car, injuring the driver of the car and...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
September 17, 2018 - 10:24 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say two people were killed in separate shootings in the city on Sunday. In one of case, there was a very close call for two innocent bystanders who were in their house. The shootings happened a few hours and 13 miles apart. First, in Cobbs Creek,...
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At this house, in the Wissinoming section of Philadelphia, a woman was shot and killed.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 23, 2018 - 6:43 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman was shot dead in the Wissinoming section of Philadelphia early Thursday morning. Investigators say two men who were fleeing the scene may help them in this case. Police are trying to figure out here who pulled the trigger and what happened that led to this...
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