In the northwestern section of Strawberry Mansion, a decade-long gunfight has wounded numerous bystanders, led to rampant witness intimidation, destroyed lifelong friendships and killed or incarcerated a generation of impoverished young men. A few feet away, Jahaira Torres stands next to her teal minivan and points out where a bullet burst through the windshield last March while a few of her children sat in the backseat, screaming. And I got hit with a bullet in my face.
Police are searching for a teen accused of shooting a high school student on South Street on Easter Sunday. The student later died from his injuries. Police are searching for a teen accused of shooting and killing a Philly high school student on Easter Sunday on South Street.
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Two armed teens on bikes rode up to four other teens, robbed them and then fatally shot one of them in his chest as they pedaled off, police said. Raymond Hollomon, 18, from the block of South Marshall Street, was pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania around a. The victims had just left a store and were walking east on Johnston Street from Seventh around p.
The Police Department recently took two important steps this fall to promote Vision Zero. The Dutch Reach is a technique whereby a driver is trained to open the car door with their right hand or left, if exiting on the passenger side of the carwhich forces the body to turn towards the sideview […]. Five bicyclists have been killed in the Delaware Valley in the last 12 months.
He said he first fired one shot into the ground, then fired three more shots. The testimony was among the last evidence jurors heard before being asked to resolve if the late afternoon shooting among possibly rival teen groups was murder or not a crime at all. It was in self-defense," defense attorney Billy Ciancaglini told jurors in his closing argument.
There hasn't been a homicide in Pottsville in the past year and a half. Police say that clean streak was ended by gunfire Tuesday night. The police department and city hall are on Centre Street. Officers say Carraway was shot and killed just around the corner, two blocks up on Laurel Boulevard.
Bronson on Tuesday afternoon recessed his courtroom for lunch, an explosive scene commenced in the 10th floor hallway of the Juanita Kidd Stout Criminal Justice Center. Khaleaf Sistrunk — one of the witnesses scheduled to testify after lunch in the murder trial of Mr. Zahmir White, who on Easter Sunday of shot and killed year-old Mr.
Library Company of Philadelphia. Infanticide was one of the most common forms of homicide in the eighteenth century, but convictions were difficult to obtain because authorities were reluctant to convict and hang unwed mothers. One tragic case was that of Elizabeth Wilson, who was hanged after the deaths of her twin boys, despite efforts to save her.