PhillyConfidential Archive: June, 2011

Blaze damages Overbrook Farms synagogue

A blaze sparked by faulty electrical wiring seriously damaged an orthodox synagogue in Overbrook Farms early this morning. The blaze was reported... Read more

Police seeking suspects in overnight shootings, stabbing

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Police are probing several overnight shootings and stabbings this morning. About 9 p.m., three unknown gunmen got into a fight with a man... Read more

Four stabbed, one killed, at city prison

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This post has been updated. Four inmates were stabbed inside the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility Tuesday night, leaving one inmate dead... Read more

Woman shot in Harrowgate

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A 30-year-old woman was taken to Temple University Hospital in critical condition after she was shot about 9 Tuesday night in Harrowgate. The... Read more

Police searching for bank robbery suspect

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Police are searching for a man who robbed the Republic Bank on Frankford Avenue near Cottman Avenue in Mayfair Tuesday night. At around 6:15... Read more

GameStop robbed in N.E. Philly

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Two punks robbed a Northeast Philadelphia GameStop earlier today. Police said the robbers ­– one of whom was wearing a ski mask... Read more

Robbery suspects captured after injuring cop

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A Philadelphia police sergeant was dragged for half a block by two robbery suspects who were trying to make a getaway earlier tonight in Northeast... Read more

Two stabbed in Parkwood Manor

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Two men were hospitalized with minor injuries after they were stabbed in Parkwood Manor Thursday night. Just before 10 p.m. the men, ages... Read more