PhillyConfidential Archive: August, 2013

Man in critical condition after North Philadelphia shooting

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A man was in critical condition after police say he was shot just outside North Philadelphia's Swampoodle section Friday night. Police were... Read more

Vice sting nets four prostitution arrests in Center City spa

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Four women were arrested yesterday in a Center City prostitution sting conducted by undercover vice officers, police said. Aesun Baek, 45... Read more

Bensalem woman charged in fatal North Philly stabbing

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A Bensalem woman has been charged with stabbing a woman in North Philadelphia following a dispute. Cops said Sherry Johnson, 53, of Bensalem... Read more

Man, 29, gunned down on North Philadelphia playground

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This post has been updated. A 29-year-old man was shot to death on a North Philadelphia playground Monday night. Police said they were called... Read more

Woman, 47, charged in Fairhill stabbing

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A Fairhill woman has been charged in a brutal stabbing from over the weekend. Police said Mary Grayson, 47, has been charged with aggravated... Read more

Person killed by SEPTA train identified as Torresdale woman

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Police have identified the woman killed by a SEPTA train over the weekend as 35-year-old Cheryl Sosnowski of Torresdale. The accident happened... Read more

Two wounded in West Oak Lane shooting

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Two people were hospitalized following a double shooting Thursday night in West Oak Lane, police said. The shooting happened just after 11:30... Read more

Man critically wounded in Frankford shooting

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An 18-year-old man is in critical condition following an overnight shooting in Frankford, police said. The shooting happened around midnight... Read more