PhillyConfidential Archive: August, 2012

Child sexually assaulted by 2 in West Philly

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An 11-year-old girl was raped by two men in the Belmont section of West Philadelphia last night, according to police. The girl was assaulted... Read more

Cops: Feltonville woman, three children reported missing

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Police are asking for help from the public to locate a missing woman — and her three sons — who have not been seen since Aug. 10... Read more

Man accidentally shoots himself in Center City, hospitalized

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This post has been updated: A 55-year-old man started his weekend off with a bang by shooting himself in the leg in Center City Friday night... Read more

Cops: Boy, 15, hospitalized in Tacony shooting

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Police are investigating a shooting in Tacony that left a 15-year-old boy hospitalized Friday night. Shots rang out about 8:15 p.m. on Vandike... Read more

Man burglarizes high school, caught on camera

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Police are searching for a man who broke into Northeast High School on Cottman Avenue near Algon in mid-July and ran off empty handed. The... Read more

Man critically injured in South Philly shooting, car crash

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A 29-year-old man is fighting for his life after he was shot eight times in South Philly Thursday night, police said. Chief Inspector Scott... Read more

Shooting leaves man hospitalized, two others in police custody

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Two men were in police custody after a shooting in Hunting Park Thursday evening, cops said. Chief Inspector Scott Small said at 6:21 p.m... Read more

Police still seeking second suspect in cop's murder

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Police know the identity of the second person they're looking for in connection to the murder of Officer Moses Walker and are still asking... Read more