2nd arrest in murder of Philadelphia community activist Winnie Harris

EMBED </>More Videos

2nd arrest in murder of Philly community activist. Watch this report from Action News at 4:30pm on November 10, 2017.

Philadelphia police have made a second arrest for the murder of popular community activist Winnie Harris earlier this year.

The US Marshals FugitiveTask Force caught 31-year-old Isaiah Reels in Southwest Philadelphia earlier this week.

Nelson Giddings and Isaiah Reels


Police say Reels, and 39-year-old Nelson Giddings, shot the 65-year-old Harris after breaking into her Powelton home.

Giddings was arrested last month.

Both are facing a number of charges, including murder, robbery, and burglary.

Police believe the men meant to target a different home and shot Harris when she confronted them.

EMBED More News Videos

Philadelphia police are still trying to identify two "persons of interest" in the murder of a popular community activist.


----------
Send a breaking news alert
Report a correction or typo
Learn more about the 6abc apps

Related Topics:
philadelphia newsshootingvigil
(Copyright ©2017 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)

Load Comments