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Two injured in shooting near Roosevelt Mall

One man was in critical condition and another injured after a shooting Monday night in a parking lot near Roosevelt Mall, police said. Authorities said two men were taken into custody after the shooting, but...

Man in critical condition after Frankford shooting

A 26-year-old man was in critical condition Friday night after being shot inside a store in Frankford, according to police. Officers were travelling on the 1500 block of Foulkrod Street just after 8 p.m. Friday...

Police looking for man who robbed Levick Street dollar store

Police are looking for a man who robbed a dollar store Wednesday, Feb. 6, on Levick Street near Oxford Avenue. Authorities said a black man entered the Dollar General at 919 Levick St. around 8:30...

Authorities investigating cell phone thefts

Investigators are looking for a pair of suspects who committed a string of thefts at cell phone stores last month in Northeast Philadelphia. Two black males entered the T-Mobile store at 8546 Bustleton Ave. in...

Crime Log: Feb. 6, 2019

Jan. 21 through Feb. 3 As reported by Northeast Detectives. Does not include homicides, sexual assaults, narcotics offenses or other specific crimes investigated by special police units. All locations listed by block, not by exact...

Bustleton medical center, others charged as “pill mill”

Fourteen doctors and employees were indicted with charges relating to issuing over 3,600 illegal prescriptions and dispensing drugs to hundreds of patients at multiple locations in the Philadelphia area, including one site in Bustleton. The...

Man killed in Frankford shooting

Update 2/5: Police have identified the victim as Saquan Crawley, 25 of the 2000 block of Stenton Avenue in West Oak Lane. Police are investigating after a 25-year-old man was shot and killed Sunday night...

Body identified as missing Bustleton man

Police have identified a man found dead Saturday afternoon in Somerton as 60-year-old Gerald Fomalont, who was reported missing Wednesday, Jan. 30. Fomalont, who has cerebral palsy and suffers from diminished mental capacity, was reported...

Police investigating armed robbery at Grant Avenue pet store

Police are looking for a man who pulled out a gun while robbing a pet store on Grant Avenue near Blue Grass Road. Authorities said a black man entered the Pet Valu at the shopping...

FOP honors dozens who went above and beyond the call of duty

Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 last week presented three special recognition awards and honored dozens of officers for outstanding work in 2018. FOP president John McNesby said Philadelphia has the “best police department in...
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