Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer Survives Armed Carjacking In Kingsessing – CBS Philly

Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officer Survives Armed Carjacking In Kingsessing – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – An off-duty Philadelphia police officer survived a carjacking in Kingsessing. The incident happened around 12:15 am on Friday at 56th and Pentridge Streets. The off-duty officer told police he was parking his 2020 Toyota Highlander when an armed carjacker reached into the officer’s pocket, stole the keys to his SUV, and then … Read more

Kingsessing Restaurant Owner Shoots Armed Robbery Suspect, Police Say – CBS Philly

Kingsessing Restaurant Owner Shoots Armed Robbery Suspect, Police Say – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police say a store owner shot an armed robbery suspect in Kingsessing. It happened around 5:30 pm Monday in the 5400 block of Chester Avenue. Investigators say a man attempted to rob a Chinese takeout restaurant. READ MORE: Philadelphia Reinstating Indoor Mask Mandate After Moving Into Level 2 Of 4-Tiered COVID-19 … Read more

Some Kingsessing Residents Still Without Heat, Running Water Week After Water Main Break – CBS Philly

Some Kingsessing Residents Still Without Heat, Running Water Week After Water Main Break – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – More than a week after a water main break in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood, some people still do not have heat or running water. While gas and water are fully restored in the area, there are some people still struggling and searching for answers. Their homes are right across from a hole left … Read more

Some Kingsessing Residents Still Without Heat, Running Water Week After Water Main Break – CBS Philly

Some Kingsessing Residents Still Without Heat, Running Water Week After Water Main Break – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – More than a week after a water main break in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood, some people still do not have heat or running water. While gas and water are fully restored in the area, there are some people still struggling and searching for answers. Their homes are right across from a hole left … Read more

Deadly Double Shooting In Kingsessing Under Investigation – CBS Philly

Deadly Double Shooting In Kingsessing Under Investigation – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Two people are dead after a shooting in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood, city police said. This happened around 2 am Sunday on Belmar and South 57th Streets. According to the department, the shooing happened inside a home on Belmar Street. A 25-year-old was shot in the chest, leg and head, which the 30-year-old … Read more

Massive Water Main Break In Kingsessing Leaves Behind Gaping Hole, Big Repair Job – CBS Philly

Massive Water Main Break In Kingsessing Leaves Behind Gaping Hole, Big Repair Job – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Cleanup is now the focus in Kingsessing after Wednesday’s massive water main break that dumped around eight million gallons of water into the street, leaving behind a gaping hole. CBS3 was at 56th Street and Springfield Avenue Thursday morning. WOW: A giant hole remains in the middle of 56th Street and Springfield … Read more

Massive Water Main Break Causes Major Flooding In Kingsessing – CBS Philly

Massive Water Main Break Causes Major Flooding In Kingsessing – CBS Philly

PHILADEPHIA (CBS) – A huge water main break turned streets into rivers in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood Wednesday. Homes and cars were flooded. Some were evacuated while others had to be rescued. The Water Department estimates 8 million gallons leaked. READ MORE: 19-Year-Old Man Shot, Killed Inside Mantua Corner Store, Philadelphia Police Say The water has … Read more

How Residents Affected By Water Main Break In Kingsessing Can Get Help – CBS Philly

How Residents Affected By Water Main Break In Kingsessing Can Get Help – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A four-foot water main, more than 100 years old, ruptured Wednesday morning in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing neighborhood. The break sent thousands of gallons of water to the area of ​​56th Street and Springfield Avenue. But the good news is that water service has been restored to the residents in the area. The water … Read more

Major Water Main Break Floods Intersection In Philadelphia’s Kingsessing Section – CBS Philly

Massive Water Main Break Causes Major Flooding In Kingsessing – CBS Philly

PHILADEPHIA (CBS) – A major water main break occurred Wednesday morning in Philadelphia’s Kingsessing section. The break happened at the intersection of 56th Street and Springfield Avenue. The entire intersection is flooded, cars are swamped, and it appears water is seeping into some of those homes. Firefighters and police are on the scene. The water … Read more