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Masked gunmen rob people inside Castor Gardens home

Three masked men broke into a home early Friday morning in Castor Gardens and robbed those inside at gunpoint, police said. Officers responded to the 6700 block of Horrocks Street around 1 a.m. The suspects...

Police investigating armed robbery in Upper Holmesburg

Police are looking for a gunman who robbed a gas station earlier this month in Upper Holmesburg. The incident occurred Sunday, Nov. 10, at 9:20 a.m. at the Getty station at Frankford Avenue and Megargee...

First hearing held in Tacony murder-suicide case

Family members of Damyrra Jones and Max Alcindor gathered Wednesday morning inside a courtroom for the first hearing in a case that shocked Northeast Philadelphia. Jones, 28, is accused of fatally shooting Max, her husband,...

Questions remain in Rhawnhurst killing

Many questions remain about the murder of a prominent member of the animal rescue community inside his Rhawnhurst home. Why was 59-year-old Albert Chernoff killed? And why was the suspect, a 14-year-old girl, allegedly inside...

Suspect arrested in Fox Chase slaying

BethAnn Weinstein-Rubenstein had stopped into the twin house on Bergen Street in Fox Chase to take care of her daughter’s pets. Her daughter, Jill Millman, 35, who is on the autism spectrum, was supposed to...

Teenager in custody after Rhawnhurst killing

Update (11/8): A 14-year-old teenage girl is in custody in connection with the killing. Police have not released her name, and she has yet to be charged.  The girl is the person captured in video...

Crime log: Nov. 6, 2019

Crime log: Nov. 6, 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...

Boy, 10, shot in Frankford while walking home from school

A 10-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a stray bullet Wednesday afternoon in Frankford as he was walking home from school. Police say the boy was near a corner store at...

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...
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