PhillyConfidential Archive: April, 2011

Man robbed of $1,000 outside his own home

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A man in his 30s was walking outside his house on 73rd Avenue near Andrews Avenue in West Oak Lane Friday night when he was robbed of $1,000... Read more

Police, fire officials to compete in memorial football game

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To honor slain Philadelphia Police Sgt. Patrick McDonald, the Philadelphia Blue Flame - a tackle football team comprised of Philadelphia police... Read more

Man shot in Fishtown, hospitalized

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Police are investigating a shooting in Fishtown that left a man hospitalized in stable condition. A man was shot once in the right arm on... Read more

North Philly shooting leaves man in critical condition

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A 31-year-old man was taken to Temple University Hospital in critical condition after he was shot once in the left side. Police said the... Read more

Man stabbed outside Dunkin Donuts

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A 41-year-old man is in critical stable condition after he was repeatedly stabbed in the chest Thursday night outside a Dunkin’ Donuts... Read more

Thursday murder victim identified

A man who was shot one time in the head inside his Fairmount apartment was identified Friday as Derek Wheeler, 43, of Judson Way near Poplar... Read more

Fairmount Park rapist still out there, cops warn

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The Fairmount Park rapist remains unidentified and uncaught, so Philadelphia police will be out educating sunshine-seeking park-goers about... Read more

Chief: Two carbon-monoxide deaths are "stupid" negligence

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Two men were found dead this morning of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in their Upper Darby apartment. Police made the grim discovery... Read more