PhillyConfidential Archive: February, 2013

Police: Decaying body found in Cobbs Creek Park

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Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found Thursday afternoon in the woods of Cobbs Creek Park in West Philadelphia. Cops... Read more

Activist/mentor shot dead; cops seek killer

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Gregory Scott spent his life helping those less fortunate, from recovering addicts to troubled children. But Wednesday night, someone gunned... Read more

Police identify man shot to death in North Philadelphia

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The 23-year-old man shot to death on a North Philadelphia street corner Tuesday night was identified by police Wednesday as Miguel Gonzalez... Read more

Ex-boyfriend charged in West Philly mother's murder

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Police have charged a South Philadelphia man with murder and related offenses after he allegedly shot his estranged girlfriend to death outside... Read more

Man, 23, critically wounded in North Philadelphia shooting

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A 23-year-old man is clinging to life after police say he was shot twice in the chest on a street corner in North Philadelphia Tuesday night... Read more

Dad of dead baby: Drunken fall caused death

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This post was updated at 1:20 p.m. to include autopsy information. A Hatboro man who claims he accidentally killed his infant daughter when... Read more

Police: Man wounded, 12-year-old grazed during shooting in Logan

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A 12-year-old boy is recovering from minor injuries after police say he was grazed by what they believe was a bullet fragment during a shooting... Read more

SEPTA police nab rape fugitive

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A fugitive wanted for rape and strangulation was arrested in Center City, authorities said. Marvin Holmes, 42, was wanted on a warrant in... Read more