PhillyConfidential Archive: January, 2013

Man shot dead in Fairhill Sunday afternoon identified

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Police have identified a 36-year-old man shot to death in broad daylight in Fairhill Sunday afternoon as Raymond Perez. Perez, of Emerald... Read more

Cops: Death of woman in Rhawnhurst "suspicious"

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Police are investigating the death of a 71-year-old woman found inside an apartment in the Northeast's Rhawnhurst neighborhood Monday afternoon... Read more

Alleged killer exposed himself on I-95 last year

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The man charged with killing Melissa Ketunuti, a doctor at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, exposed himself while driving on I-95 in... Read more

Credit-union embezzler gets 7.5 years in prison

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The former manager of a credit union that was founded to aid the city’s Latino community was sentenced Thursday to serve 7.5 years for... Read more

Man shot dead in Oxford Circle neighborhood

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A man was shot to death in the Northeast's Oxford Circle section shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday, police said. Police were called to Greeby... Read more

Naked man climbs on the front of SEPTA bus

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One naked and testy man pulled a ballsy move by climbing on the front of a SEPTA bus in broad daylight, putting his boxers on his head and... Read more

Reward increases in search for 5-year-old's kidnappers

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An additional $10,000 reward is being offered for the capture of those responsible for kidnapping a 5-year-old girl from a West Philadelphia... Read more

D.A.: Attempted-murder charge in Bella Vista face slashing

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The man accused of slashing a 23-year-old woman’s face in South Philadelphia in November is now facing an attempted-murder charge in... Read more