Top Philadelphia news: Woman fatally stabbed in neck; man's body found in dumpster; more

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Here's the most recent top news you may have missed in Philadelphia.

Woman fatally stabbed in neck, suspect in custody

A man is in custody after police said he killed his ex-girlfriend by stabbing her in the neck during a struggle inside her home Tuesday morning.

Read the full story on 6abc Action News.

Body found in Olney dumpster

A death investigation is underway in the Olney section after a body was found in a trash receptacle on Tuesday afternoon, a source tells Action News.

Read the full story on 6abc Action News.

Court hearing postponed for teen charged in murder of animal activist

A preliminary hearing for a 14-year-old girl charged in the murder of a Philadelphia animal activist has been postponed until March 25. 

Read the full story on CBS Philly.

Victim of hit-and-run dies, suspect sought

A 29-year-old woman died Sunday afternoon after being involved in a hit-and-run crash near the intersection of Broad Street and Lehigh Avenue at about 3:45 a.m. Sunday, police said.

Read the full story on ABC Philadelphia, WPVI.

Community pushes for solutions to end violence in city

Since the start of 2020, Philadelphia has seen more than one murder per day. The pattern of violence spiked over the weekend with seven homicides.

Read the full story on ABC Philadelphia, WPVI.

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