Shooters kill one man and wound another during an attempted robbery overnight

Castor Avenue HomicideCastor Avenue HomicideNeighbors come out of their homes and a woman cries in the street as police investigate a double shooting that left one man dead on Castor Avenue near Emerald Street in the Frankford section of Philadelphia overnight. Joseph Kaczmarek reported from the scene for the GunCrisis Reporting Project.

Police said that two armed men ordered the victims to “give it up” and then opened fire as they attempted to run inside a home.

Seven .40 caliber shell casings were found by investigators and the second victim was hospitalized in stable condition.

Castor Avenue Homicide

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