PHILADELPHIA, P.A. (KENSINGTON)
Police say a woman’s son is in police custody and being accused of stabbing his mother, and then setting their home on fire. 6 ABC ACTION NEWS reported that the incident took place at around 11:15 p.m. on the 1900 block of East Wishart Street, in the Kensington section of the city.
The woman (48-years of age), was reportedly forced to jump from a second-story window to safety. Medics arrived to discover that the fire victim also had stab wounds to the neck. She was taken to Temple University Hospital, and was last reported to be in serious condition. The woman’s son turned himself in to Philadelphia Police about an hour later.