PhillyConfidential Archive: October, 2011

Man hospitalized after Kensington shooting

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A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot on Tioga Avenue near G Street Monday night, police said. The man was shot in his arms... Read more

Police officer arrested on theft charges

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A 21-year-veteran of the Philadelphia Police Department was arrested Monday on allegations of theft and receiving stolen property, police said... Read more

Two Bensalem men jailed on kidnapping charges

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Two Bensalem men face eight criminal charges each – including kidnapping and false imprisonment – for allegedly abducting a 21-year-old... Read more

Police: Teen shot to death in North Philadelphia

A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in North Philadelphia just before 9 o’clock Sunday night, police said. The teen was outside on Stillman... Read more

Man critical after Tioga shooting

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A man was in critical condition after he was shot in the head in Tioga Sunday evening, police said. The 32-year-old victim was outside near... Read more

Cops: Coins worth $50K stolen from truck in Northeast

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Collectible coins worth $50,000 were stolen from a collector’s truck in Northeast Philadelphia’s Castor section Sunday morning... Read more

Cops investigating series of armed robberies in S.W. Philly

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Police are hoping surveillance footage leads to an arrest in a string of armed robberies in Southwest Philadelphia. About 5 p.m. Oct. 1, a... Read more

Man shot four times in N. Philly

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A 23-year-old man was shot four times in North Philadelphia last night and was hospitalized in stable condition, police said. Around 8:50... Read more