FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017

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R.I.P. Nick Bean Richardson – Shot in the Head in Southwest Philly


KINGSESSING (WPVI) — Philadelphia police are investigating a murder in the city’s Kingsessing section.

It happened Sunday along South 53rd Street near Chester Avenue.

Police were called to the area shortly before 6 p.m. for reports of gunshots.

Responding officers found a 27-year-old man shot in the right side of the head.

He was rushed by police to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center where he would die a short time later.

No arrests have been made, and no word on what led to the shooting.

21 year old Nazeer Robinson charged with Murdering Nadirrah Taylor in Southwest Philly


SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — A woman was murdered inside a Southwest Philadelphia apartment on Wednesday.

On Friday, authorities arrested the man they believe is responsible.

Twenty-year-old Nazeer Robinson has been charged with the murder of 20-year-old Nadirrah Taylor.

Taylor was found with two gunshot wounds inside Robinson’s home along the 5700 block of Wheeler Street.

She was treated for her wounds, but did not survive.

Robinson is charged with murder.

Detectives say this all started with an argument.