Two men are dead, one was reported in critical condition and five more have been wounded in shootings incidents reported so far in July.
A man in his 20s was shot to death early Thursday morning in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia. According to police, they responded to reports of gunfire around 2:15 a.m. and found a man on the sidewalk suffering from multiple gunshot wounds on Green Street near 7th Street.
A 20-year-old man was reported in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania after he was shot twice Thursday night in the are of Whitby Avenue and South 58th Street in the Kingsessing are of Southwest Philadelphia.
Medics rushed a man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was reported in critical condition after he was shot early Monday on South Frazier Street near Chester Avenue in the Kingsessing section of Southwest Philadelphia.
Shortly before 6 p.m. Monday, a 23-year-old man was shot in the leg on Elmhurst Street near East Howell Street in the Crescentville section of the city. At about 11:15 Monday night, a 32-year-old man was shot in the arm on Rodman Street near 53rd Street in West Philadelphia.
A 21-year-old man was shot three times and then accidentally run over by a motorist Monday night at Morris and West Apsley Streets in the Fernhill section of Philadelphia. The victim was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital. Just after midnight, an 18-year-old man was shot in the area of Wyalusing Avenue and 43rd Street in West Philadelphia.
A 41-year-old man was reported in stable condition after he was shot early Wednesday morning in the area of West Lehigh Avenue and North Dover Street in the Allegheny West section of the city.
Nearly 100 people were shot during June in Philadelphia and more than 130 in May. View Philadelphia shooting victim reports for July, 2013 in a larger map.
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