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At Mercy Fitzgerald, he waved off treatment. The next day, four were dead in West Philadelphia.

Internal hospital records show that a psychiatrist and a nurse spoke with Maurice Louis briefly and said “let him go” after he declined treatment at Mercy Fitzgerald hospital in Darby.

Philly announces a crackdown on rampant housing theft

The city of Philadelphia has announced new steps to thwart those who steal houses from unsuspecting owners.

2-year-old girl killed in Kensington was caught in crossfire of warring drug dealers, police sources say

Freddie Perez and Tayvon Thomas were waging a retaliatory war with other drug dealers in Kensington, police sources said Thursday.

Peter Stone Brown, 68, Philadelphia singer-songwriter

Peter Stone Brown was a fixture on the Philadelphia music scene for a half-century.

In gentrifying Philly, speculators pay heirs peanuts — then flip their properties for massive gains

In one flip in Brewerytown, speculators paid $6,000 for a lot, then resold it five days later for $127,000. A parcel in Ludlow resold in three weeks for a $117,500 markup. One in Yorktown was bought and resold on the same day for a gain of $80,000.

Federal prosecutors find a way to revive abuse-related case against defrocked Philly priest

The former Northeast Philadelphia priest, Robert L. Brennan, has been indicted for lying to the FBI about his relationship with the family of Sean McIlmail, who had said the priest had molested him starting when he was 11.

North Philly standoff’s alleged cop shooter, Maurice Hill, has a long criminal history

Public records show Philadelphia police shooting suspect Maurice Hill was charged a dozen with charges ranging from attempted murder to fleeing police. He was convicted six times.

Investigators gather wreckage from Montco plane crash that killed 2 doctors and their daughter

Pathologist Jasvir Khurana, 60, a pilot since 2014, was at the controls when the plane crashed in the rear yards of four homes in Upper Moreland.

Longest-serving Philly sheriff is sentenced to 5 years in prison for $675K bribery scheme

John Green, the former Philadelphia sheriff who took $675,000 worth of bribes, was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison for corruption.

A 'grateful' Kathleen Kane has been released from jail after 8 months

The former Pennsylvania Attorney General was released early from the Montgomery County prison after receiving credit for "good behavior.”