PhillyConfidential Archive: February, 2011

Lawndale pawnshop raided in theft investigation

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Philadelphia and Abington police raided a Lawndale pawnshop Friday morning after an investigation found that burglars had allegedly fenced... Read more

Teen shot in face in West Oak Lane

Police said a 19-year-old man was in critical condition Thursday night after he was shot in the face in West Oak Lane. The victim was shot... Read more

Man stabbed during Fairhill robbery

A man was stabbed during a robbery in the Fairhill section of North Philadelphia Thursday night, police said. The 34-year-old man was stabbed... Read more

Slaying victim ID'ed as Summerdale man

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Police identified a man gunned down in an Oxford Circle rowhouse last night as Chad Marchewski, 21, of Foulkrod Street near Langdon in Summerdale... Read more

Man slain outside daycare, gunman nabbed

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A gunman ambushed a father outside a daycare on a busy Cedarbrook commercial strip this morning and shot him dead just after the man's girlfriend... Read more

Marshals lock up 8 murder suspects

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Members of the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force -- a super group of law enforcement types that involves the marshals, the Philadelphia... Read more

Man murdered in Oxford Circle

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A 21-year-old man was shot dead in an Oxford Circle rowhouse earlier tonight. Homicide Lt. Mel Williams said the victim, whose name was not... Read more

Church sex abuse scandal: Three priests suspended, others under review

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Archbishop Cardinal Justin Rigali today announced that he has suspended three priests and ordered the “reexamination” of other... Read more