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Police investigating robbery outside Crescentville bank

Police are looking for a suspect who was caught on camera robbing a man outside a bank earlier this month in Crescentville. The man was leaving the Wells Fargo at 700 Adams Ave. after withdrawing...

Police investigating Rhawnhurst killing

Homicide detectives are investigating after police officers found a man with a massive head wound and several slashes to his chest early Tuesday morning inside a Rhawnhurst home.  Authorities said the 59-year-old man was partially...

Police investigating Halloween gunfire in Oxford Circle

Trick-or-treating hours had just about wrapped up when nearly 30 shots rang out on the 5700 block of Langdon Street in Oxford Circle. Officers responded just after 9 p.m. Halloween night and counted 29 shell...

Man in critical condition after Rhawnhurst shooting

A 23-year-old man was fighting for his life after he was shot early Friday morning outside a Rhawnhurst bar and restaurant following a Halloween party, police said. Authorities said the man was shot once in...

Suspect arrested in Oxford Circle rape cases

Authorities have arrested a suspect in connection with a pair of rapes that targeted two teenage girls who got off at the same bus stop in Oxford Circle. Drean Tabb, 20, was taken into custody...

Double shooting in Tacony leaves man dead

A 24-year-old was killed and another man was injured after gunfire erupted Tuesday, Oct. 29, in Tacony. Officers responded to the 7000 block of Algard Street around 8:30 p.m. and found two men with gunshot...

Lincoln student says he was attacked by men in car

“Do you want to die today?” Those are the words a 15-year-old Lincoln High School student said he heard after a man allegedly yanked the teenager’s head inside a car and the driver hit the...

Man shot Monday night in Wissinoming

Two people were walking home from Wawa on Monday night in Wissinoming when a man hopped out of a truck and opened fire, authorities said. Officers responded to the 5700 block of Walker Street (near...

Man killed in Holmesburg shooting

For the second time this month, a young man was gunned down along the same stretch of Torresdale Avenue in Holmesburg.  On Sunday night, a 20-year-old man died after being shot in the back of...

Crime log: Oct. 23, 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 the Philadelphia Police Department. Sept....
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