PhillyConfidential Archive: January, 2013

Bail set at $150K for man who pulled gun on bus driver

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A man who pulled a gun on a SEPTA bus driver after the driver missed his stop in the Northeast last week is being held on $150,000 bail, the... Read more

Police: Murder of man, 48, under investigation in Overbrook

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Police are investigating the murder of a 48-year-old man who was found dead in a house in Overbrook Wednesday afternoon. The man's nephew... Read more

Cops: Man shoved Les Pauls down his pants

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Cherry Hill police are looking for a man with a heavy South Philly accent who, on two separate occasions, shoved a Les Paul slim neck guitar... Read more

PA ranks 2nd in black homicide victims

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It's a list no state wants to make but it's a list on which Pennsylvania always ranks high. Today, the Violence Policy Center (VPC) released... Read more

Cops: When alleged killer got angry, he exposed himself

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It seems a bizarre action to take when angry, to expose one's genitals, but that's exactly what alleged killer Jason Smith did during a road... Read more

Female accomplice charged in West Philly tire slashings

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They say it takes two to tango. And apparently it takes two to go on a tire slashing spree in West Philadelphia. Authorities charged a woman... Read more

Police: Man harasses, indecently assaults five women in Germantown

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Police in Germantown are on high alert after five different women reported being harassed or indecently assaulted by a man during a one-hour... Read more

Cops seeking new person of interest in kidnapping; reward increases to $80K

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Police on Monday announced that they're looking for a third person of interest -- a teenage girl -- in connection with the kidnapping of a... Read more