A child with an ice cream cone looks on as police investigate a double shooting and homicide Thursday afternoon in the Frankford section of Philadelphia. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
Police rushed a 23-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was reported in critical condition after suffering multiple gunshot wounds during the incident which took place shortly after 4 p.m. on Sanger near Oakland Street, a few blocks from SEPTA’s Frankford Transportation Center.
A 16-year-old was reported in stable condition after he was shot in the leg during the same incident, according to Philly.com. Police said they were looking for three men driving a green Pontiac Grand Am, but CBS3 is reporting that no arrests have been made.
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Next, a 33-year old man was reported in critical condition at Temple after he was shot multiple times in the area of Indiana Avenue and North 2nd Street in the Fairhill section of the city shortly before 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
Just before 1 a.m., police found a man and a 10-year-old child shot to death, and a woman who had been shot in the head, inside a home in the Juniata Park section of the city. Full report: Man and 10-year-old child found dead, woman critically wounded in apparent murder-suicide overnight in Philadelphia
Editor’s note: This post has been updated to correct the condition of one of the victims.