Media reports: Five wounded Wednesday night in Southwest Philadelphia

Media reports: Five wounded Wednesday night in Southwest Philadelphia

Storified by #GunCrisis· Thu, May 16 2013 06:55:24

Four people were wounded when shots were fired Wednesday night in the area of Daggett Street and Dicks Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia. One of the victims was grazed by a shot in her bedroom, a block from the incident scene. Another man was wounded in an earlier incident.

CBS3: Investigators say about 27 rounds were found at the scene.

3 Men, Woman Shot In Southwest PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Three men and a woman were shot in Southwest Philadelphia Wednesday night. The incident happened at about 9:20 p.m. …
The woman and three men were listed in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, according to 6ABC:
Quadruple shooting in Southwest Philadelphia under investigationPolice in Southwest Philadelphia are investigating a shooting that left four people injured Wednesday night.
From NBC10: Police say a group of people were hanging out on the 2600 block of Dagget Street around 9:20 p.m. Suddenly, police say, someone took out a gun and fired 27 shots.
27 Shots Fired, 4 People Struck in Southwest PhillyNBC10.com – Rosemary Connors A woman and three men are in the hospital after a shooting in Southwest Philadelphia. Police say a group of …
FOX Philly has a video report:
Woman Struck By Bullet Inside Home Among 4 Shot In SW PhillyIt’s hard to believe we had frost advisories just a few days ago. Temperatures are much milder today, with a mix of sun and clouds. Highs…
The Philadelphia Daily News reported that three of the victims were in critical condition last night:
4 shot in SW Philly, including woman 1 block from scenePosted: Thursday, May 16, 2013, 3:01 AM A 21-YEAR-OLD woman was getting ready to go to bed in her Southwest Philadelphia home last night …
Several cars also were hit by gunfire, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer:
Woman hit by stray bullet a block from shooting sceneFour people were wounded when gunfire erupted Wednesday night in the Elmwood section of Southwest Philadelphia, police said. One of the v…
The Associated Press had an early report:
4 shot, including woman in home, in SW PhillyPosted: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 10:13 PM PHILADELPHIA – Police say four people were shot, including a woman a woman hit by a stray bulle…
In a separate incident, a 34-year-old man was wounded in the Kinsessing section of Southwest Philadelphia earlier Wednesday night.
Man, 34, shot three times in KingsessingPolice are investigating a shooting in Southwest Philadelphia’s Kingsessing section that left a man hospitalized. Cops were called to Ald…
None of the reports we found address solutions to the epidemic of gunfire in Philadelphia.
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