PhillyConfidential Archive: February, 2012

"Black Madam" arrested in East Germantown

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Police arrested Padge Victoria Windslowe, better known as the "Black Madam," at a house in East Germantown Wednesday night. Transgender singer... Read more

Cops nab suspects in Belaggio heist, serial robberies

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A serial-robbery suspect who allegedly made off with $200,000 in merchandise after a November jewelry-store heist and committed a string of... Read more

Teen shot in Northwood, hospitalized

A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized after he was shot twice in Northwood Tuesday night, police said. Shots rang out at Large and Arrott streets... Read more

Teen hospitalized after West Philly stabbing

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A 16-year-old boy was hospitalized after he was stabbed in West Philadelphia Tuesday night. Cops said the teen was outside on 65th Street... Read more

Police: Wissinoming woman slain in domestic dispute

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A 49-year-old woman is dead after her husband assaulted her during a domestic dispute in the city’s Wissinoming section Tuesday afternoon... Read more

Cops: Man, 19, shot by neighbor in Olney

This post has been updated. A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after a neighbor shot him on an Olney street early Monday evening, police said... Read more

BB gun-toting fifth-grader suspended after shooting, threatening classmates

This post has been updated. A fifth-grader at a North Philadelphia elementary school was suspended Monday after he shot a classmate with a... Read more

Man shot, 2 apprehended after car chase

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A man was hospitalized after a shooting in East Frankford, and two others were taken into police custody after a car chase and crash Friday... Read more