The black doll found hanging in a noose at a Queen Village playground was apparently just a kid’s prank
Two preteen boys, one black and one white, have claimed responsibility.
Police have opened an internal affairs investigation into what happened when a black youth was arrested outside the Philly Zoo Thursday
A zoo spokesperson said the group he was with is known for "soliciting money" in the area, and had recently thrown rocks and harassed staff. The group was reportedly selling water without a permit, something Police Commissioner Ross admitted happens "all over the city." PPD has opened an internal affairs investigation into the incident.
Tensions surrounding the Edward W. Bok Technical High School are not new.
The company's response to the Philly arrests gave Iris Castaneda courage to share her own experience.