Pa. officer saves residents of burning home

The officer saw the fire and rushed to the scene

Philadelphia Inquirer

PHILADELPHIA — A police officer roused residents of a burning rowhouse in North Philadelphia this morning, hustling them to safety before the home exploded in flames.

Police arrested a relative of the burned out family at the scene and held him on charges of torching the rowhouse at 3818 Pulaski Ave. in Nicetown. Police said the man may have mental health problems.

LexisNexis Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.   
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Pa. officer saves residents of burning home

  1. Tags
  2. Police Heroes
  3. Patrol Issues

Recommended Tactical EMS / TEMS

Join the discussion