PhillyConfidential Archive: July, 2013

Arsonist torches 20 cars in Bustleton lot

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Someone set fire to about 20 cars in the fenced lot of a Bustleton industrial company early this morning. Firefighters raced to Rhoads Industries... Read more

Water department workers find partial human remains in Schuylkill

Philadelphia Water Department workers made a gruesome discovery in the Schuylkill late Monday morning. Police said workers were skimming the... Read more

Man gunned down in West Philadelphia

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Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in West Philadelphia early Saturday. The shooting happened at about 12:40 a.m. on Filbert... Read more

Police shoot gun-toting man in West Philadelphia

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Philadelphia police shot a man in West Philadelphia early Sunday after he allegedly pointed a weapon at an officer during a foot chase. The... Read more

Police: Homeless man, 46, charged in stabbing of ex-girlfriend, 26

A 46-year-old homeless man has been charged with attempted murder and a slew of related offenses for allegedly stabbing his 26-year-old ex-girlfriend... Read more

Police need public's help to find missing man who suffers from dementia

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Police are seeking the public's help to find a man who suffers from dementia who has been missing from his Cedar Park home since Tuesday. Robert... Read more

Stabbing leaves woman, 26, in critical condition in Mantua

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A 26-year-old woman remains in critical condition after police say she was stabbed several times in West Philadelphia's Mantua section Wednesday... Read more

Police: Woman, teen boy injured in Kensington shooting

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A woman and a teenage boy were wounded in a broad-daylight shooting in the heart of Kensington Wednesday afternoon. Police said gunfire erupted... Read more