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Man charged with murder after body found in Wissinoming

A 34-year-old man was charged with murder and related offenses after authorities reportedly found a body wrapped in carpet inside a Wissinoming home. The gruesome discovery was made Saturday afternoon by a landlord who was...

Wissinoming man charged with assaulting girl on her way to school

A 29-year-old man was arrested and charged with indecent assault after he allegedly groped a 12-year-old girl who was walking to school Nov. 28 in Tacony. Police said Joshua Perierra-Lopez, of the 4500 block of...

Crime log: Nov. 28, 2018

Nov. 12 through 25 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 address. 2nd...

Police investigating jewelry theft at Philadelphia Mills

Three suspects reportedly stole $30,000 worth of jewelry Wednesday night from a kiosk at Philadelphia Mills Mall. The theft occurred just after 7:45 p.m. Three black men moved the glass counter from the top of...

Animal rescue group reports theft at Far Northeast fire station

An animal welfare organization is asking for the public’s help in locating equipment stolen earlier this month outside the fire station at Comly and Academy roads in the Far Northeast. Jennifer Leary, founder of the...

Police investigating Crescentville robbery

Police are looking for a man who allegedly threatened an employee during a robbery Nov. 1 at a store in Crescentville. Authorities said the suspect, a black man, entered the Jomar store at 5300...

Police search for gunman in Wissinoming shooting

A 22-year-old man was shot once in the right cheek Nov. 14, on the 4300 block of Comly Street in Wissinoming, according to police. Officers responded to the incident around 8:15 p.m., and the man...

Police investigating Tacony abduction, robbery

Police are searching for a group of suspects who abducted and robbed a man at gunpoint in September outside his home in Tacony. The 21-year-old victim was ambushed as he was entering his vehicle...

Police warn of potential sexual predator in the Far Northeast

Police are warning residents to be on the lookout for a potential sexual predator who has reportedly been spotted in the Far Northeast. The suspect is described on a poster as a 30-year-old white man...

Former officer indicted for alleged sexual assault

Thomas O’Neill, a former 2nd Police District officer, was accused of sexually assaulting a woman while on duty.     A former Philadelphia police officer was charged by indictment with one count of deprivation of rights...
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