Schuylkill Expressway reopens after being shut down 9.5 hours from flooding

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22 June 2018
Schuylkill Expressway reopens after being shut down 9.5 hours from flooding
Philadelphia police are looking for the gunmen who they say opened fire on a group of people, injuring five of them, including a young child. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday on the 2000 block of 20th Street near Susquehanna Avenue in North Philadelphia. Police say a crowd was gathered outside when at least four men wearing hoodies opened fire.
Police are investigating the stabbing of a 35-year-old man in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia. It happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at 20th and Dickinson streets. Police say a man was stabbed in the arm, torso, and back during an altercation with another person.
Philadelphia police are investigating what led to the stabbing of a 23-year-old man in Center City. It happened around midnight Sunday on the 1200 block of Chancellor Street. Police say the 23-year-old victim was stabbed in his abdomen.
Police say 5 males were shot including a 5 year old boy near Suquehanna Apts at 20th and Susquehanna. The boy was shot in the knee and taken to St Christophers and will be ok according to police. 2 of the adult victims are critical and 2 adult victims are stable at Temple. @FOX29philly
Philadelphia police are on the hunt for a suspect after an early morning shooting in the Brewerytown section of the city. The shooting happened near 24th and Clifford streets before 5 a.m. Saturday. Police say a man was shot six times at an after-hours club.
A man was arrested on numerous sex-related charges in connection with an incident involving juvenile victims, Harrisburg police said. Levey Phillips was already in jail on unrelated charges, according to police.
Two people were shot in McKeesport late Friday night. Police say both victims were taken to the hospital, but no word yet on their injuries. The scene was at Harrison Village in the 1300 block of Market Street
SWAT teams coming to 24th and Clifford for a barricade situation following a shooting at a club
@PhillyPolice swat at 24th and Cecil B Moore Ave for barricade situation involving a shooting suspect. Details on @6abc
Police respond to reported double shooting in McKeesport, one taken to hospital
Police are looking for a suspect after a man was stabbed inside a busy Center City, Philadelphia Wawa Thursday morning. The incident occurred just before 6 a.m. at the Wawa located at Broad and Walnut Streets.
State police say a truck driver was watching a football game instead of the road when he struck and killed a motorcyclist on a Pennsylvania highway. Police charged the 34-year-old driver Monday with felony homicide by vehicle and other offenses in connection with the death of 56-year-old John Baum.
An early morning three-alarm fire in Chester, Delaware County has displaced 12 people, including children, from four separate homes. Firefighters received the first call about the fire on the 1100 block of Remington Street around 12:40 a.m. Thursday.
Police are searching for two gunmen who shot a 15-year-old in West Philadelphia. The shooting happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday at 43rd Street and Haverford Avenue.
Police say a 15-year-old girl learning how to drive struck and killed two men in a parking lot in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia. It happened around 8:45 p.m. Monday in a parking lot on the 3600 block of Aramingo Avenue.
As many as a half-dozen parked vehicles were damaged as a driver created a path of destruction on the 5400 block of Broad Street in Garfield early Tuesday morning. Neighbors said the impact of the crashes sounded like an explosion and one man said both he and his girlfriend’s car were damaged
Fire destroyed a house in McKeesport early Tuesday morning. Firefighters were called to scene near the corner of Lincoln Street and Olive Street around 1 a.m. The first crews to arrive found the house already engulfed in flames
Partial building collapse in Philadelphia kills contractor
Police are investigating following a home invasion in South Philadelphia that left one man injured. Shortly after midnight, officers responded to the 2500 block of South Marshall Street.
A massive fire damaged an old resort in the Poconos on Sunday. Viewer video captured the smoke and flames that could be seen for miles from the former Fernwood Resort in Monroe County around 9 p.m. Action News is told the building, located just off Route 209 near East Stroudsburg, was under renovation.
Police tell robber used a machete, not a sword, during holdup at Brook Line and Sinker in Brookline. Suspect grabbed register and ran. One person detained for questioning but no arrests
A man with a sword held up a bar and grill in Pittsburgh’s Brookline neighborhood on Monday morning. The incident happened shortly before 2 a.m. at Brook Line N Sinker. The suspect ran away after the robbery and has not been caught. No injuries were reported.
A teenager is recovering after being shot in the leg in West Philadelphia. It happened just after midnight Sunday on the 5100 block of Reno Street. Police say a 19-year-old man was taken Penn Presbyterian Medical Center with a gunshot wound. He is listed in stable condition.
An 11-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a car in Lebanon, just before 9 p.m., Saturday night. Police say the boy was riding a scooter, when he entered a traffic lane on North 12th Street, from Crowell Street, and collided with the car
Just before 5 p.m., police were called for a medical emergency on the 600 block of Hillsboro Street in Sheraden. When they arrived on scene, a male victim was discovered behind the residence. The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Mujahid Hanif.
Texas man is behind bars, accused of traveling from Texas to State College to track down a Penn State professor. Jeffery Reese, 41, is charged with criminal attempt to possess a weapon. According to a complaint, Reese contacted Penn State police April 9 and told them a Penn State professor had implanted a chip in his skull and was trying to kill him
A Philadelphia Eagles fan accused of punching a police horse and a mounted officer before the Eagles' NFC championship victory is suing the team and police
A man was shot while driving late Thursday night, before crashing his van into a house in Wilkinsburg. The chaotic scene happened along the 1500 block of Hunter Street.
The McKees Rocks Bridge is closed in both directions because of a crash Thursday morning. Two vehicles are involved in the accident, and emergency responders are at the scene, according to a tweet from Allegheny County.
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