Double shooting in Southwest Philadelphia leaves woman dead, man in critical condition: Police

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A 48-year-old woman and a man in his 50s were shot in a home in Southwest Philadelphia on Monday morning, police say. The shooting happened on the 5800 block of Angora Terrace around 5:15 a.m. Police say the woman was found in the hallway on the second floor with gunshot wounds to … Read more

Community outrage, sorrow in wake of Oakland shooting at party house

Community outrage, sorrow in wake of Oakland shooting at party house – CBS San Francisco Watch CBS News A shooting at an Oakland house party Saturday that killed two teen brothers capped a week of violence that has the East Bay community outraged and demanding action. Betty Yu reports. (10-2-22) Be the first to know … Read more

SUV involved in Roxborough HS shooting found, police say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say the SUV involved in the Roxborough High School shooting that left one football player dead and four other teens injured has been found in South Philadelphia. Police are still searching for the five gunmen and one getaway driver. The vehicle was found at a strip club in South Philadelphia. The SUV … Read more

Philadelphia police ID 14-year-old boy killed in quintuple shooting outside Roxborough High School

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy has died after a quintuple shooting outside of Roxborough High School on Tuesday. The Philadelphia Police Department says the shooting happened shortly before 4:45 p.m. on the 300 block of Fairway Terrace. Philadelphia police identified the 14-year-old as Nicholas Elizade of Havertown, Pennsylvania. Investigators say all five victims were … Read more

Philadelphia officials react to deadly HS football scrimmage shooting

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia elected officials are “absolutely outraged” after “another young life has been cut short” in a quintuple shooting Tuesday outside of Roxborough High School. Five students were shot, one fatally, after a football scrimmage involving three area high schools. The Philadelphia Police Department says two shooters in a green Ford Explorer drove … Read more

14-year-old boy dies after quintuple shooting outside Roxborough High School, police say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy has died after a quintuple shooting outside of Roxborough High School on Tuesday. The Philadelphia Police Department says the shooting happened shortly before 4:45 p.m. on the 300 block of Fairway Terrace. Investigators say all five victims were football players. They were shot after walking off the field following … Read more

As Philadelphia’s homicide numbers rise, roughly 50% of cases don’t get solved

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — At least 393 people have been killed in the city of Philadelphia in 2022. For many families left to deal with the grief, they must also live with the reality that their loved one’s killer remains on the run.  For every person killed in Philly, there’s about a 50/50 chance their case … Read more