PhillyConfidential Archive: October, 2012

Babysitter, 19, takes stray bullet to the head in Wynnefield Heights

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A 19-year-old woman took a stray bullet to the head in Wynnefield Heights Tuesday night when police say a man running from two gunmen tried... Read more

Police: 2 women wounded in Strawberry Mansion shooting

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Police are investigating a shooting in the city's Strawberry Mansion section that left two women wounded -- one critically -- late Tuesday... Read more

Police: Kids witness dad's murder in North Philadelphia

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Two young children witnessed a horrific act of violence late Thursday night when police say they saw someone shoot their father in the head... Read more

Video: Cops seek box cutter-wielding robber in Northeast Philadelphia

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Recognize the thug in this video? Cops are looking for him in connection with a robbery at a hardware store in Castor. Check out the police... Read more

Cops: Man, 46, shot during possible robbery near Chinatown

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A 46-year-old man was shot during what cops say may have been a robbery attempt in North Philadelphia just above Chinatown Wednesday afternoon... Read more

Cops investigating shootings in North, South Philadelphia

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A 61-year-old man who was shot in his hand during an attempted armed robbery in North Philadelphia drove himself to the hospital afterward... Read more

Decomposing body found in Logan home

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Police are investigating the death of an unidentified 21-year-old man whose body was found in a house in Logan Tuesday afternoon. Cops in... Read more

Video: Gunman sought in Grays Ferry shooting

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Police have released video showing a suspect in an Oct. 4 shooting that left a 25-year-old man wounded in Grays Ferry. Around 9:30 p.m. that... Read more