Men and women were wounded during eight shooting incidents reported across Philadelphia over the weekend.
A 29-year-old man was shot in the shoulder on the 4000 block of Bennington Street in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia at about 10 p.m. Friday.
A 21-year-old man was shot in the leg on the 3900 block of Roosevelt Boulevard in Bustelton around 12:30 a.m. Saturday.
A 34-year-old woman was reported in stable condition after she was shot in the shoulder in the area of West Somerset Street and North Stillman Street in North Philadelphia around 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
A 33-year-old man was reported in critical but stable condition after he was shot in the face and back in the area of Kensington Avenue and Cambria Street in the Kensington section of Philadelphia Sunday afternoon.
Another man was shot in the arm in the area of South 23rd and Tasker Streets in South Philadelphia Sunday night. the victim was reported in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
A 33-year-old man was shot in the leg just before midnight Sunday outside of a bar on the 3900 block of Ford Road in the Wynnefield Heights section of Philadelphia. The victim was rushed by police to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and reported in stable condition.
A 19-year-old woman was shot during an altercation between vehicle occupants on Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia early Monday morning. Police were investigating reports that three more people were wounded and arrived in private vehicles at hospitals outside the city.
A 29-year-old man was reported in stable condition at Einstein Medical Center after he was shot in the leg in the area of Rising Sun Avenue and C Street in the Olney section of Philadelphia at about 2:15 a.m. Monday.
Finally, Philadelphia Police were investigating after gunshots pierced the windows of a SEPTA bus carrying eleven passengers and the driver early Monday morning in West Philadelphia, but no serious injuries were reported.
What can we do to stop the shooting in our great city? Use the #phillypeaceplan hashtag to share your ideas across social media: http://guncrisis.org/phillypeaceplan/
View Weekend shooting victims, beginning 2.23.13 in a larger map