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y25pmy yi0y 5:00 a.m., thursday, october 27. breaking right now on "action news." a hail of bullets killed one woman injuries another and leaves several cars damaged in the northeast. we're live as police investigate. >> new, the man suspected of snatching a huge brass railing in center city is sitting behind bars. a new jersey priest is strip of his duties as police arrest him on child pornography charges. >> it's chilly once again and the roads could be slick, let's go over to david.
>> reporter: we have showers passing through south philadelphia right now and one along the coast and the ac expressway. most of the rain is off to the north. as we go into the poconos there's a chance of freezing rain not only right now, but up until 11:00 a.m. freezing rain advisory in effect mount pocono and jim thorpe and lake harmony. be careful after you get off the main roads, they may be treated, but the side streets may not. we see the rain stay to the north and this afternoon we see showers roll in. 46 degrees in philadelphia. 42 in allentown. well above freezing if you see a little bit of a sprinkle or shower up there, it will not be freezing rain. 43 in reading, 44 in millville. 48 in cape may. as we roll through the day, look for it to be cloudy and later in
the afternoon, periods of time of rain. 42 by 7:00 a.m. 54 by noon. high of 58 degrees at 3:00 p.m. pretty much thing at 6:00 p.m. i'll track the rain an we've a mild warmup for the weekend. >> reporter: if you're in the poconos, there could slick areas there. not the case in the rest of the area. vine street expressway, no construction, go ahead to go this morning. on the big picture, here's the blue route, 1 miles per hour by the media route 1 bypass. schuylkill expressway, i-95 in the 50s. norristown, blackberry alley at bodey alley. you want to drive with caution there are crews on the scene. stick to marshall to avoid congestion in norristown. the blue route, northbound traffic heading toward the
schuylkill expressway moving fine without notice delay. northeast extension between lansdale and quakertown we have construction blocking the right lane, as you head north watch for the freezing rain in the poconos. >> a violent outburst leaves a woman dead and another man nursing a gunshot wound. a gunman fired several times in a northeast neighborhood leaving bullets lodged in parked cars. annie mccormick is live along welsh road and has the full story. >> reporter: matt, that's right, that's a wide crime scene, homicide detectives are out here along with crime scene investigators. they are not only looking at the area where the woman was shot ded, -- dead, but looking to see where the bullets went, they pierced several cars and an apartment. police say it happened at 1:30 a.m. in the 2600 block of welsh road. the woman's body was discovered
behind an apartment complex in between two parked cars, there was a call for shots fired that came into police. the female was pronounced at the scene. police found 12 shell casings around the the appears the victim was shot at close range multiple times. police are processing a minivan as part of the crime scene, as well. a man arrived with a gunshot wound to his face and arm. he said he was with the women killed and another man when two people walked up and one opened fire. >> preliminary information is that our shooter met with our two victims and the third male who was not shot back in this parking lot, we're not certain why they met at this location. however, our shooter is described as a male 5'7",
5'8" in height, weighing 180 pounds and the shooter may live in this immediate area. >> reporter: back out here live, you can see the crime scene investigators and homicide detectives on the scene. now, that third man that the shooting victim who survived was able to tell police that was with the two during the shooting, police have tracked down the third person he is being interviewed by homicide detectives. we are told they maybe working on finding out a name, nickname of the shooter. police also say that one of the bullets went through an apartment, but they checked with the people inside and nobody was injured there. reporting live in the northeast, annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." back to you. >> at least good for that. the man who police say sold a brass railing on from the
union league is behind bars. police arrested reginald phillips caught on camera rip i ping off a 6-foot section from the curved staircase that caused the collapse. >> new on "action news," a catholic priest in new jersey is facing 40 counts of child pornography in pennsylvania. he uploaded object seen images from -- obscene images from his pennsylvania home. he faces a charge of being a fugitive from justice because he failed to turn himself in after he was notified he was charged. a university student is at the center of child pornography. someone found a hidden cell
phone camera in a bathroom at villanova university with he was a part-time student. >> he was a quiet kid and kept to himself and didn't say much. >> detectives say they found a hard drive in his broomall home with 51,000 similar image also and videos. some were taken at a cardinal carol high school and cvs where he worked. that hard drive contained child pornography. >> closing arguments are set to begin in the bridgegate trial. bringt kelly testified that others who have taken the stand may have suffered from selective amnesia because of their connection to chris christie. she said she informed chris christie about the lane closures of the girard point bridge but thought they were part of a traffic study not part of a political pay back. chris christie denies any prior
knowledge to the event. >> the opening the sixerses started off with a national anthem controversy. seven streeter claimed she was scheduled to sing but claims the team canceled her performance because the shirt read we matter. a member of the sixers dance team sang instead. breaking news, a philadelphia police cruiser and car collided in the sit's hunting park neighborhood. the action cam is live at the scene. the impact left a vehicle on its side which you see right there with the headlights on. the crash happened at north broad street and pike street before 4:30 a.m. the officer was taken to the hospital. no condition yet. rescue crews had to pull the driver out of the other vehicle that's still on its side. >> time to turn to david murphy as you step outside not as cold as yesterday. >> reporter: no in the 40s, instead of the 30s. storm tracker 6 live double scan
shows us there are light sprinkles and showers, one pushing toward the shore, one in south philadelphia crossing the river into gloucester county and another one up to the north which we will look at in a second. let's get you outside, sky6 live hd center city you can see it just fine. we have clouds overhead they will get thicker and produce more rain in the afternoon. as for now we have light rain, some in reading, some cruising toward the east in allentown. as you get up into the poconos, you can see the radar is turning it into that tell tale blue. 42 degrees too mild for icing. 46 in philadelphia. 43 this reading. 45 in wilmington. 48 in cape may. future tracker 6 shows you through the morning rush hour
that freezing rain issue continues in the poconos, maybe damp in the northern suburbs, by 12 most of us are dealing with mainly cloudy skies and dry conditions. as we get into the afternoon, 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., in the northern suburbs all the way down to philadelphia, we might see showers, you might want to give the kids rain gear if you walk home. 6:00 p.m., on and off showers are everywhere, later on tonight, spotty precipitation is continuing. this gets off the maps after midnight tonight. up in the lehigh valley, cloudy, periods of rain. 43 degrees on the thermometer this afternoon. shore forecast, mostly cloudy, afternoon rain, in philadelphia, most of the rain holding off until the afternoon, high of 58 degrees, the evening commute could be wet. rain events overnight. 48 the overnight low, as we head into friday, it's a cool day, high of 57.
partly sunny skies and blustery windy behind the departing front. the seven day from accuweather, 58 degrees we have the afternoon rain. be careful driving on roads of this wet leaves that could slippery. for the weekend, partly sunny skies, great weather for the temple football game, 73 is the high. there's a slight chance of a an afternoon or evening shower. more clouds on sunday, mild, 69 degrees, again in the afternoon there's a chance of a couple of showers. halloween looks cool, 61, and how about wednesday, back up to 70. >> we have more stories you didn't see last night, new video of a man who was so bothered by a donald trump sign he didn't
>> welcome back we want to take you back to our breaking news coming from the hunting park section of the city. the police cruiser with the flashing lights was involved in a crash 45 minutes ago at north broad and pike street. the female officer was heading toward a robbery scene and collided with a vehicle the one you see it on its side. the lights still shining. the officer was taken to temple
university hospital in stable condition. the driver in the other vehicle was just extricated. they had to be pulled out of the car and are in stable condition. >> we'll continue the coverage of the accident with karen rogers. >> reporter: you want to watch in this area police on the scene, broad and pike streets. you will see more emergency workers coming to the scene, happened had 45 -- 45 minutes a, restrictions at broad and pike involving a police car. we have an accident that popped up a few minutes ago, schuylkill expressway westbound at the blue route, we can see police on the scene. another vehicle with their hazards on. it's on the shoulder, but watch out for it schuylkill expressway westbound at the blue route. schuylkill road at right more road in chester county.
watch for that. we're seeing showers, boulevard, southbound traffic moving okay toward the schuylkill expressway right here. i want to show you storm tracker 6 live double scan a few showers that moved into off the gloucester and camden counties and atlantic city and allentown and reading, the farther north you go this is where the temperatures are below freezing if you're driving on the northeast extension toward scranton you're getting freezing rain. we're looking for mixed precipitation i-80. lake harnl -- harmony. poconos. first time this season we're talking about that, you know winter is around the corner, matt. >> indeed. a commercial pilot is off the job for the time being facing accusations that he was too drunk to fly. tsa officer alerted police who was about to take off from rapid
city south dakota. sky west gave the 45 passengers on board a replacement pilot. the company apologized and the pilot was removed from his flying diets. we learned about what set off a chaotic chain of events on a boston subway train. subway motor overheated causing passengers to flee. several witnesses recorded the underground commotion. they said no, no announcement was made, so they decided to evacuate on their own. the doors were locked, they had to smash through the windows. >> new on "action news," you heard of pumpkin picking, but this crosses the line. investigators are trying to find the bandits that pulled off this pimp kin heist. they loaded up the the pumpkinsd take off. they take 200 pumpkins in all.
that's about $3,000 ins loss to the family who owned the farm. >> cameras recorded a half naked man torching a donald trump sign in near freezing temperatures. they said they were shocked to find someone who destroyed it. they went back and saw one of the ten ts setting the sign a blaze. meantime, 89 couple who is the landlord to the tenant said they plan to press charges. the sixers open the season with a loss about, but it comes with an after started with a
matthew mcconaughey is not too weird for me. >> he does whatever he wants, he jumps in the pool with his cloths on. >> reporter: platt bridge, near i-95, no problems this morning, a couple of showers here and there, you have to go to the poconos for real issues. >> reporter: we have showers moving away from southeastern pennsylvania and camden county. the bulk of the rain is up north. the farther north you go into the poconos there's freezing rain out there. if you're dressing the kids, they won't need umbrellas early, but in the afternoon. the high by 3:00 p.m., 58 degrees, we'll be similar by 6:00 p.m. cloudy skies and rain in the afternoon. >> claims of election rigging
and voter fraud have been running rampet with some allegations against philadelphia. wendy saltzman is revealing results and irregular alerts. >> reporter: they died years ago, but they cast long after they past. >> awful funny. unless a dead person came out of their grave. >> reporter: our investigation of the philadelphia election rules is uncovering questionable voters dating back at least a decade and we're taking our results to the state and city of philadelphia to get action. >> doesn't that open up the system to possibility of fraud? >> it definitely makes it so there's opportunity for it. >> reporter: don't miss my exclusive investigation voting from the grave only on "action news" tonight at 11:00 p.m.
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news" a woman is dead, cars are shot up and bullets fly through the window, we're live on the scene of a wild double shooting in the northeast. >> a singer set to sing the national anthem at the sixers game claims she was silenced by the sixers because of her shirt. >> we have freezing rain to the north as wet weather heads our way later in the day. >> no good morning, everyone, 5:30, october 27. let's go over to david murphy and karen rogers has weather and traffic. >> reporter: we have rain moving through, this is all rain in the lehigh valley and pottstown, as you go up north in the poconos you see the blue, we have freezing rain up there this morning. in fact there's a freezing rain advisory until 11:00 a.m. in the poconos, mount pocono, le