Suspects Use Assault Rifle During Robbery Of Port Richmond Corner Store

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are searching for two suspects who used an assault rifle to rob a corner store in Philadelphia. The robbery happened at about 8:40 p.m. on January 22nd at the Clearfield Food Market on Clearfield Street in Port Richmond. WATCH: Surveillance Video Surveillance video shows the suspects barging into the store and […]

Snow Emergency Lifted in Philadelphia, Mass Transit and Schools Still Affected

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The storm forecasted to hit the northeast spared much of Eastern Pennsylvania, continuing north through New York and Massachusetts. Mass transit, schools, and government continue to be affected in our area. All Philadelphia Public and Archdiocesan schools are closed on Tuesday. Full list of school closings and delays. SEPTA: Many of the preemptive […]

Notes from the news, Jan. 26

By the Notebook on Jan 26, 2015 09:42 AM Early Dismissal for All Philly Catholic and Public Schools Monday. NBC 10 City inspector general gains control of school district fraud. Inquirer Teachers’ ‘victory’ over insurance ensures continued pain for students. Daily News Former Locke Elementary principal held for trial on tampering charges. Daily News Charter […]

Suspect Cartel Wright aka Kevin Jones Arrested for Multiple Robberies in Southwest Detective Division

During the course of an investigation for multiple robberies throughout Southwest Detective Division, detectives were able to identify Cartel Wright as the suspect who committed a robbery at a Rite Aid located at 5010 City line Avenue. Wright was able to elude capture before being taken into custody on January 23, 2015 on the 21xx […]

FOX 29 Investigates: Sensitive Employee Info Dumped On Street

PHILADELPHIA – Identity theft costs Americans one and a half billion dollars a year. The damage from identity theft makes shredding personal information always a good idea. FOX 29 investigates brings us the story of sensitive records, which should have hit the shredder, not the streets. A Philadelphia woman finds two overstuffed bags dumped in her […]

FOX 29 Investigates: Potentially Questionable Roof Inspections

MEDFORD TWP., N.J. – It’s late May and a South Jersey neighborhood is alive with the sound of work. The workers are laying down new roofs, hauling shingles, slapping them in place and, with a quick burst of the gun, nailing them down. These workers work for Vanguard Construction of South Jersey. Judging from the […]

FOX 29 Investigates: Fattah Tax Subpoena

PHILADELPHIA – Why has Congressman Chaka Fattah caught the interest of federal investigators? It’s a question FOX 29 Investigative Reporter Jeff Cole asked the long-time congressman after obtaining a document which shows the FBI seeking Fattah’s tax records. The document has three important names on it. • Chaka Fattah, a senior member of the Pennsylvania […]

‘Mommy, Help Is on the Way, OK?': 4-Year-Old’s 911 Call Saves Pregnant Mom

MICHIGAN–(FOX NEWS)–An incredibly brave and quick-thinking 4-year-old Michigan girl is being credited with saving her pregnant mother’s life. Calise Manning’s mom, who struggles with epilepsy, collapsed to the ground during a seizure and couldn’t reach the phone. Luckily, 4-year-old Calise was there and leapt into action. In a seven-minute 911 call, the calm and collected […]