PhillyConfidential Archive: May, 2011

Double shooting leaves one dead, another hospitalized

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A double shooting Wednesday afternoon in North Philadelphia left one man dead and another in Hahnemann University Hospital Wednesday afternoon... Read more

Cops: Man relieves himself in casino

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An unknown man not only pissed away his money at an area casino, he also pissed his way out of the casino, according to police. In a news... Read more

South Philly duo nabbed for Old City beat-down

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Police arrested two South Philadelphia men in the April 30 beat-down in an Old City parking lot that left a 27-year-old man hospitalized with... Read more

Man shot in Hunting Park

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A man was hospitalized Tuesday night after being shot about 11 on 8th Street near Erie Avenue in Hunting Park. Fire officials said an adult... Read more

Man shot, killed during attempted robbery

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UPDATE: Homicide Sgt. Bob Wilkins said the victim, 23, was a Penn State University student who was set to graduate later this week. The young... Read more

Police identify man killed in hit and run

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Police have identified the 22-year-old man who was killed by a hit and run driver on Roosevelt Boulevard early Monday morning as Martin Xol... Read more

Night of violence: six people shot

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How’s this for disturbing: six people were shot in the city last night — in less than an hour. The trail of blood began on Crowson... Read more

Suspect arrested in connection with Easter slaying

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The law finally caught up with the man whom authorities say was involved with the Easter Sunday murder of a West Philly teen. Julian Frisby... Read more