Accident August 1, 2021
Body Found in Philadelphia Creek Matches Description of Missing Cassandra Johnston
The body was found in a creek a half mile downstream from where her car was found on Saturday. Police say it appears she was ejected from the car during an accident.
Murder July 26, 2021
13-Year-Old Girl, Missing for 6 Months, Found Dead, Shot in the Mouth
Philadelphia police last week identified and arrested a suspect in the murder of a 13-year-old girl earlier this year. Alezuana Carter was found inside a home with a gunshot wound to the mouth on April 18 just before 11 p.m., ABC 6 reported. She was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead. …
Shooting June 27, 2021
10-year-old Philly boy, home alone with younger sister, finds gun and shoots himself
A 10-year-old Philadelphia boy is dead after he found a loaded gun and shot himself in the head. Police say the boy had been left home alone Saturday with his 8-year-0ld sister in the Tioga-Nicetown section of north Philadelphia, WPVI reported. “Supposedly there was a gun inside a cabinet that the children located and, at …
Murder June 16, 2021
Suspect in shooting death of Philly Dunkin’ Donuts manager charged with death of his mother
Keith Gibson may soon be facing charges for several other murders committed during armed robberies.
Murder June 6, 2021
MANHUNT: Dunkin’ Donuts manager shot in the head during early morning store robbery, perp escapes
Police are looking for a man they say shot a Dunkin’ store manager in the head during and early Saturday morning robbery in North Philadelphia. Christine Lugo, 41, was just opening the store when an armed man approached and forced her inside. He demanded money from the store office, and after she complied, shot her …
Family Crime May 13, 2021
2 little girls found unresponsive in apartment after mom leaps from 3rd floor window
Two young girls are in critical condition at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia after they were found unresponsive by police officers responding to calls that a woman had jumped from a third-floor window. Police said they found the two girls, one 2-years-old and the other 4-years-old, inside a third floor apartment in northwestern Philadelphia, according to …
Murder April 11, 2021
Woman arrested in connection with murder of 21-year-old pregnant mom; Boyfriend still missing
Police outside Philadelphia have arrested a woman on charges connected with the death of a 21-year-old pregnant woman who was found dead in a pile of debris earlier this week. Tylydiah Garnett was seen on video helping dispose of Dianna Brice’s body, police sources told CBS3, and officers recovered clothing with burn marks. Garnett has …
Murder March 31, 2021
Beauty-queen PhD student, 24, shot dead sitting in Philadelphia
A 24-year-old former beauty queen working toward a Ph.D. was shot and killed earlier this month while sitting in her car just outside her home. Najeebat Sule had just arrived home at about 6 p.m. on March 12 and was still in her car when someone ran up and shot her multiple times, 6 ABC reports. …
Murder March 29, 2021
DA approves murder charges after dismembered body found in U-Haul
Murder charges are pending against a man and a woman for the murder of a Philadelphia massage therapist whose dismembered body as found partly in the back of a U-Haul truck last month. Prosecutors have approved the charges against Taray Herring, 47, and Jeanette Pace, ABC6 reports. Herring was the passenger in the U-Haul when …
Burglary February 13, 2021
Dismembered body parts, some DEEP-FRIED, found in U-Haul, dumpsters behind strip mall
Police have charged the U-Haul’s passenger, Taray Herring, with burglary, abuse of a corpse, and more, but have still not identified the victim.
Unsolved February 12, 2021
‘There’s a body in the back’: Philly police investigating body parts found in U-Haul truck, dumpster, and a garage
While investigators haven’t said the body parts belong to the same person, they appear to be connected to a reported burglary in progress at a Somerton home.