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Man in critical condition after Somerton stabbing

A 45-year-old man is in critical condition after being stabbed Wednesday morning in Somerton, authorities said. Police said the stabbing occurred around 6 a.m. on the 10800 block of Lockart Road. The victim was transported...

Man, woman injured in Frankford shooting

Two people were injured early Wednesday morning in a shooting near Frankford Avenue and Sellers Street, police said. A 25-year-old man was shot in the buttocks, and a 27-year-old woman suffered a gunshot wound to...

Update: Police identify Tacony mother who allegedly killed family

A Tacony mother allegedly killed her husband and two young children Monday night before shooting herself, authorities said. Damyrra Jones, 28, bought a handgun earlier in the day and proceeded to open fire on her...

One killed in Holmesburg double shooting

A man was killed and another was injured Monday night after a shooting in Holmesburg, police said. Officers responded to the 7400 block of Torresdale Avenue (near Bleigh Avenue) around 11 p.m. for a report...

Man injured in Frankford shooting

Police are investigating after a 30-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Monday night in Frankford. The victim was shot in the buttocks around 8:47 p.m. on the 1800 block of Gillingham Street and was...

Police investigating armed carjacking in Northwood

A 41-year-old woman was sitting in her SUV Wednesday night when three armed men pulled her out and stole her vehicle, police said. The carjacking occurred around 8 p.m. on the 5400 block of Oxford...

Man critically injured in Roosevelt Boulevard hit-and-run

A man was critically injured Wednesday night in a hit-and-run crash on Roosevelt Boulevard near Pratt Street, police said. The man was crossing in the middle of the block while the driver was making a...

Man taken into custody after attempted luring

A 42-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly tried to grab a 10-year-old girl who was walking with her mother Monday night near Jardel Recreation Center.  Officers were called to the 1400 of Cottman Avenue...

Crime Log: Sept. 16 – 29

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.

Man killed in Northwood shooting

A 29-year-old man was killed in a shooting Friday morning in Northwood, according to police. Officers responded to a home on Oxford Avenue around 7:30 a.m. and found a man inside a residence with gunshot...
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