PhillyConfidential Archive: October, 2009

Ex-Sixer Dionte Christmas arrested in N. Philly

Dionte Christmas, the former Temple University basketball star whom the 76ers cut from their roster Wednesday, was arrested in North Philadelphia... Read more

Cops investigate death of Feltonville girl, 10

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Homicide investigators had the grim task today of investigating the death of a 10-year-old girl from Feltonville. The girl, identified as Charlenni... Read more

Philly cop accused of attempted sex assault

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A veteran Philadelphia police officer was charged earlier today with allegedly trying to get a female prisoner to perform oral sex on him,... Read more

Night of violence: 2 murder-suicides, 2 shootings

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For about two hours tonight, it seemed like all hell had broken loose in the city. During that short time span, police were called to the scenes... Read more

Man shot in Olney

A man was shot and critically wounded in Olney earlier tonight, police said. The victim, whose name wasn't released, was wounded in the back... Read more

Man shot and killed in W. Oak Lane

A man was fatally shot in West Oak Lane earlier tonight. Police said the victim, who is believed to be about 40, was wounded numerous times... Read more

Cops seize crystal meth, 26 guns in Port Richmond

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It all started with a simple arrest. Narcotics cops stopped Deborah Flemming, 53, in Port Richmond on Sunday, only to find that she was carrying... Read more

Hit-and-run driver injures bicyclist in Center City

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A female bicyclist was critically injured in a hit-and-run accident in Center City earlier tonight. The victim, whose age wasn't available... Read more