Police identify suspect wanted in fatal shooting of Temple student Samuel Collington

Philadelphia police are searching for a 17-year-old suspect who has been linked to the fatal shooting of Temple University senior Samuel Collington last Sunday afternoon, officials said. Latif Williams allegedly shot Collington, a 21-year-old political science major, twice in the chest as he was unpacking belongings from his mother’s SUV in North Philadelphia. Collington had … Read more

Police Officer Shot Numerous Times in North Philadelphia

An off-duty Philadelphia police officer suffered numerous bullet wounds to both of his arms during an attack several blocks north of Temple University, according to law enforcement officials. The shooting took place shortly after 2 p.m. near North 13th and Pike streets in North Philadelphia, officials said. The wounded 46-year-old cop, who has been identified … Read more

Police Looking at Person of Interest in Temple University Student’s Killing

Philadelphia police are working to arrest the the killer of Samuel Sean Collington, a Temple University political science major months from graduation who was shot off-campus in North Philadelphia Sunday afternoon after he returned from Thanksgiving break. On Tuesday, police told NBC10’s Steven Fisher that they were investigating a person of interest in the 21-year-old … Read more

14-Year-Old Boy Shot Nearly 20 Times, Killed While Waiting For SEPTA Bus In North Philadelphia, Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say a 14-year-old boy waiting for a SEPTA bus was shot nearly 20 times in North Philadelphia Monday afternoon. He died a short time later from his injuries. Police say two men are now being questioned by detectives for this ambush murder in broad daylight. READ MORE: Police Investigating ‘Suspicious’ Deaths … Read more

16-Year-Old Shot 8 Times In Deadly North Philadelphia Shooting, Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 16-year-old boy is dead after being shot eight times in North Philadelphia, according to Philadelphia police. The shooting happened in the 400 block of Diamond Street at 8 p.m. The department said officers found the victim with eight gunshot wounds throughout the body. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. No … Read more

Temple Student Dies In Off-Campus Shooting, University Confirms

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 21-year-old Temple University student is dead after a Sunday afternoon shooting in North Philadelphia, the school confirmed. The shooting happened in the 2200 block of North Park Avenue around 1:32 p.m. According to Philadelphia police, the 21-year-old man was shot twice in the chest and later died at the hospital. READ … Read more

Temple University Student Samuel Sean Collington Killed In Off-Campus Shooting In North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 21-year-old Temple University student is dead after a Sunday afternoon shooting in North Philadelphia, the school confirmed. The shooting happened in the 2200 block of North Park Avenue around 1:32 p.m. According to Philadelphia police, 21-year-old Samuel Sean Collington, from Prospect Park, Pennsylvania, was shot twice in the chest and later died … Read more

2 Philadelphia Police Officers, Civilian Injured In North Philadelphia Crash

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two Philadelphia police officers and a civilian are injured after a crash in North Philadelphia. The accident happened near North 22nd Street and West Lehigh Avenue around 1:35 p.m. According to the department, the officers were driving eastbound on West Lehigh Avenue with lights and sirens. They crashed into a white Chrysler … Read more

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