Kensington gun battle leaves one man dead and another in critical condition

Children watch from a stoop as police investigate the crime scene following a double shooting at F and Ontario Streets in the Kensington section of Philadelphia at about 6 p.m. Sunday. Joseph Kaczmarek photographed the scene for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project. Children watch from a stoop as police investigate the crime scene following a double shooting at F and Ontario Streets in the Kensington section of Philadelphia at about 6 p.m. Sunday. Joseph Kaczmarek photographed the scene for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project.

Police look at a car damaged by gunfire on Ontario Street, Sunday Jan. 27, 2013, in the Kensington section of Philadelphia following a fatal double shooting. According to police a 22 year-old man was shot once in the chest and twice in the arm on the street at about 6 p.m. and was transported to Temple hospital by medics where he was listed in critical condition and a second victim was pronounced on the scene.   Police said the shooting may have started by a black Honda parked on Ontario Street between E Street and F Street that had several bullet holes. GunCrisis.org/ Joseph Kaczmarek

Police look at a car that was damaged by gunfire on Ontario Street, following the double shooting where one man died Sunday. Photograph by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Police say that two men were inside a Honda Accord when a man walked up, opened the passenger door and got into a dispute with the driver, according to 6ABC, adding that the man exchanged gunfire with the driver and was shot in the torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 22-year-old, who has not been unidentified, was wounded once in the chest and twice in his right arm, according to philly.com. He is listed in critical condition at Temple University Hospital.

Police gather by the victim's body on F Street near Ontario Street, Sunday Jan. 27, 2013, in the Kensington section of Philadelphia following a fatal double shooting. According to police a 22 year-old man was shot once in the chest and twice in the arm on the street at about 6 p.m. and was transported to Temple hospital by medics where he was listed in critical condition and a second victim, a man in his late 20's, was pronounced on the scene.   Police said the shooting may have started by a black Honda parked on Ontario Street between E Street and F Street that had several bullet holes. GunCrisis.org/ Joseph Kaczmarek

Police gather by the victim’s body on F Street near Ontario after Sunday’s double shooting. Photograph by Joseph Kaczmarek.

 

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