PhillyConfidential Archive: May, 2012

Man critically wounded in Olney shooting

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A 29-year-old man is on life support at the Albert Einstein Medical Center after being shot Grange Street near American in Olney Thursday night... Read more

Boy, 17, shot dead, 3 others hurt in two South Philadelphia shootings

This post has been updated. Just days before he would have finished his junior year of high school, a 17-year-old boy was violently gunned... Read more

Child hospitalized after fall from window

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A toddler was hospitalized in serious condition after falling two stories from a window in Tacony Thursday evening. The child fell from a... Read more

Man shot in Brewerytown, in stable condition

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A 28-year-old man is in stable condition after being shot in his left shoulder in the Brewerytown section of North Philadelphia Thursday evening... Read more

Killer sought in murder of woman found strangled in East Germantown

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Police are looking to the public for help solving the murder of a woman who was found dead in a deserted, wooded area in East Germantown on... Read more

Worker electrocuted at Temple U. dentistry school

An electrician died yesterday morning at Temple University after he apparently got electrocuted while changing a light fixture inside Temple... Read more

More details: Third victim of serial rapist comes forward

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Police on Wednesday announced that a third victim has come forward in a series of attacks by a man who's been preying on women in Northeast... Read more

Man fatally shot in Strawberry Mansion

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This post has been updated A 22-year-old man was shot dead in Strawberry Mansion, police said. Shots rang out on Cumberland Street near Napa... Read more