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Man in critical condition after Willits Road shooting

A 26-year-old man is in critical condition at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital after being shot Saturday outside an apartment building on Willits Road, police said. Officers at around 12:40 p.m. responded to the 3300 block of...

Crime log: Dec. 4, 2019

Crime log: Dec. 4, 2019 The Northeast Times provides an overview of crimes reported to the four police districts in the Northeast. The details are based on reports compiled by the Northeast Detectives division of...

Liquor-filled chocolates led to raids at Northeast markets, state police say

A co-owner of NetCost Market was arrested after authorities on Wednesday raided a pair of the company’s stores in the Far Northeast, state police said. Officers from the Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement descended on...

Man pistol-whipped during Somerton robbery

Police are looking for two men in connection with a violent armed robbery that occurred back in October at a Somerton store. Authorities released surveillance video of the incident on Wednesday. Two men with handguns...

Man injured in Holmesburg shooting

A 20-year-old man was injured early Tuesday morning in a shooting in Holmesburg, police said. Officers around 12:30 a.m. responded to the 8300 block of Cottage Street for a report of a shooting but did...

Man in critical condition after Frankford shooting

A 63-year-old man was in critical condition following a shooting early Sunday morning in Frankford, police said. Officers just after 2 a.m. responded to a house on the 2100 block of Granite Street and found...

Man robbed at gunpoint inside Tacony home

Police are investigating an armed home invasion that occurred Saturday night on the 4100 block of Longshore Avenue in Tacony. Officers responded to the scene around 8:15 p.m. and a 19-year-old man said two men...

Man shot at Frankford Transportation Center

A 19-year-old man was injured following a shooting Thursday night at Frankford Transportation Center, police said. The man walked into Jefferson Frankford Hospital with gunshot wounds to his right shoulder and right hand, authorities said....

Suspect charged in fatal Mayfair beating

A 26-year-old man has been charged with murder in connection with a fatal beating that occurred Nov. 22 on the 3200 block of Guilford Street in Mayfair. Officers arrived on the scene at 6:45 a.m....

Frankford boy wakes up after shooting

Semaje O’Branty is a clever 10-year-old boy who loves football, his father said. He was walking home from school Nov. 6 when he was hit in the back of the head by a stray bullet...
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