iradiophilly Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Streaming Radio for Philadelphia
More Music. Fewer Interruptions. Just what you want to hear.

 
FOLLOW: FREE MOBILE APPS:
facebooktwitter Apple AppStore Google Play Store
   
News
Talk about what's in the news
  Listen LiveListen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!  
 
Help Support. Donate.
 
Listen Live Listen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!
 
 
Advertise With Us
 
 
     

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum

 
The Post  
 
Homeless Attack Arrest on Cynwyd Heritage Trail; Penn Prof Settles Wife's Estate; Frankford Shooting
 
  by: iradioal - Philadelphia, PA
started: 08/22/19 1:46 pm | updated: 08/22/19 1:46 pm
 
A homeless man is under arrest after attacking another homeless man with a machete along a trail in Bala Cynwyd on Tuesday morning, 8/20. It happened around 4:30 a.m. between the Cynwyd Heritage Trail and the Schuylkill River in the Bala Cynwyd section of Lower Merion Township. The two men were fighting when on of them, 25-year-old Romeo Gagliardi, pulled out a machete and struck the victim several times in the head and ribs. He is charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, possessing instrument of crime, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, and harassment. Bail is set at $25,000. There is an encampment of a few dozen homeless persons above the Cynwyd Heritage Trail. Lower Merion Police are trying to get those people leave the area.

A former University of Pennsylvania professor. who bludgeoned his wife to death has settled with her estate in a civil case. 68-year-old Rafael Robb agreed to relinquish 75% of his nearly $3 million in investment and pension assets in a settlement agreement. Her family had won a $124 million judgment in a civil suit. Robb pled guilty to voluntary manslaughter of his wife Ellen in 2006. At the time, she had retained a divorce lawyer and was planning on moving out. Rafael initially told police that he found the house burglarized and his wife dead. He later admitted that he killed her during an argument while wrapping Christmas presents. Rafael was released from prison in 2017 after serving the maximum 10-year term.

A man was shot and killed in Frankford early Thursday morning, 8/22, and his was caught on camera by the Real-Time Crime Unit. It happened just after midnight on the 1700 block of Bridge Street near Hawthorne. Officers saw the shooting on live surveillance and sent police to the scene. A 30-year-old man was found shot multiple times. He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 23 shell casings were found at the scene. "They saw a male wearing a white-hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, running south on Hawthorne. When he got to the intersection of Bridge and Hawthorne that's when the shots were fired," Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small said. "We also found numerous other businesses and properties with exterior cameras.”"

 
Listen Live! Everything from Bach to Rock, Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community
Choose from 20+ Internet Radio Stations today.
 
TOP STORIES
Man Charged in Fox Chase Stabbing; 11yo Shot, 19yo Brother in Custody; Car Launches into 2nd Story - 11/11 7:16 pm

Uncle of 10yo Boy Shot Charged in Shooting; UD Chief Michael Chitwood Retires; Takeout Murder Guilty - 11/08 1:47 pm

Teen Girl in Custody in Rhawnhurst Murder; Woman Answers Door, Shot Dead; Doylestown Standoff Over - 11/07 8:03 pm

Active Shooter Barricaded in Doylestown Home; Berks County Nursing Home Employee Arrested - 11/07 1:50 pm

 
(0) responses
 

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum

 
 

Welcome to iradiophilly! Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Welcome! Start listening now for FREE!  The music is always on, so choose a radio station and click to listen. You can find fun Events around Philly and you can list yours on our Events page FREE.  We will also promote cool Philly shows, events and fundraisers on the air FREE. There are also great opportunities to become a sponsor or advertise. iRadioPhilly supports the Philadelphia music and arts scene. If you are a local musician or performer, send us your stuff.  We will play it on our BYO radio station, Philadelphia's Local Stage. We're designing the radio stations and iradiophilly to reflect Philadelphia's music tastes, so we'll want your input. We're glad you're here. Invite your friends.

 
   
   
    FOLLOW: facebook twitter instagram gplus rss rss youtube
HOME | ABOUT | ADVERTISE | CONTACT | EVENTS | PHOTOS | PODCASTS | STATIONS | CONTESTS | SPONSORS | BUSINESSES/ORGs | SCHEDULE | SITEMAP | THE POST   © 2010-19 iradiophilly 501(c)(3)
    Site Design by Bananaland | Built by quadpain media