PhillyConfidential Archive: June, 2009

Man slain in N.E. bar 4 months after dad was murdered

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A triple shooting left one man dead in Northeast Philadelphia earlier today. Police spokeswoman Officer Jillian Russell said gunfire rang... Read more

Cops arrest teen wanted for bodega shooting

A 17-year-old wanted for robbing and shooting a West Philadelphia bodega employee last month was captured by police in Bristol earlier today... Read more

4 injured as cab hits Center City pedestrians

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Four people have been hospitalized after a motorist crashed into a taxi, causing it to jump a curb and strike two pedestrians in Center City... Read more

Cops wound armed man in West Philly

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A pair of 16th District patrol cops wounded an armed man in West Philadelphia earlier tonight. Police spokesman Lt. Frank Vanore said the... Read more

Police identify two S.W. Philly murder suspects

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Police have identified two men wanted in connection with a triple shooting that left one woman dead in Southwest Philadelphia yesterday. Aaron... Read more

Hit-and-run driver leaves grandfather, 81, fighting for life

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There might not have been a happier man in the city on Father’s Day than Howard Williams. The 81-year-old went out to breakfast with... Read more

Cops arrest one in connection with bar heists

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Police have charged a 21-year-old West Philadelphia man with robbing a bar and a liquor store at gunpoint earlier last week. Timothy Scott... Read more

Minivan driver involved in sports car crash dies

The driver of a minivan that was involved in a horrific three-car crash in Southwest Philadelphia on Friday died shortly after 7 this morning... Read more