Port Richmond: Woman in Critical Condition After Stabbing, Heroin Addiction Testimonials, and Tire Garden Beautification Project
In case you missed it, we found a few places where people are talking about things happening in Port Richmond:
Woman critical after stabbing in Port Richmond – Philadelphia police are on the hunt for a man who stabbed a 32-year-old woman on the 2000 block of Castor Avenue around 2 a.m. Tuesday morning. The search is still ongoing (via CBS3).
‘God have mercy on people who judge’: Tributes to loved ones lost to heroin addiction – On Tuesday, Philly.com released an article documenting various stories of victims to heroin addiction, told from the lens of the victims’ families in an effort to paint them in a positive light and bring more attention to this crippling issue in Philadelphia (via philly.com).
From trash to tire garden treasure – The Olde Richmond Civic Association Green Streets volunteers turned a tire dumping issue into a garden beautification project at the corner of Aramingo and Lehigh avenues (via Star News).
Alleged drug use in vacant Port Richmond properties – Port Richmond resident Jessica Stager shared that she noticed apparent drug users break into the vacant home next to her property late Tuesday evening. She notified police but was told there was nothing they could do (via Facebook).
Break-in at Hooked on Fitness building caught on camera – Three men were seen breaking into the Hooked on Fitness building at 426 Allegheny Ave. Saturday evening, according to video released by the business’ Facebook page. The three suspects did not do any damage but the business asked for any information regarding the suspects (via Facebook).