PhillyConfidential Archive: July, 2011

Store clerk shot in shoulder

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A 56-year-old employee of Rodriguez Grocery, at Gratz and Norris streets in North Philadelphia, is in stable condition tonight after suffering... Read more

New partnership increases access to Philly crime data

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Say you're sitting around, wondering how many arsons and aggravated assaults happened in your neighborhood ... wait, you don't do that? Maybe... Read more

Air conditioner breaks, leaves police sweltering

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With the temperature hovering around 90 degrees at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, it’s been a pretty quiet night so far for crime in Philly... Read more

Teen wounded in Port Richmond

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A 15-year-old boy was shot once in the arm at Aramingo and Lehigh avenues, in the city’s Port Richmond section, around 10 p.m. Wednesday... Read more

Bandit in burka foiled in gas station robbery try

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Police are seeking the woman in a burka who tried to rob a Delaware gas station last evening. The robed robber struck at the Getty station... Read more

Convicted ax killer seeks execution stay

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The attorneys of a convicted ax murderer have filed paperwork today asking the Delaware Supreme Court to stay his execution until federal Supreme... Read more

2 men hurt in shootings

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Two shootings Tuesday evening left two men hospitalized in stable condition. About 6 p.m., a 21-year-old man was shot once in the back of... Read more

Baby nearly drowns in tub, teen mom arrested

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A 16-year-old girl faces charges of reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of a child after her 6-month-old baby was found unconscious... Read more