Crime scene markers clutter the street as police look over more than 30 pieces of ballistic evidence found after a double shooting Sunday night on Walton Street, near Cobbs Creek Parkway and Cedar Avenue, in the Cobbs Creek section of West Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
According to police, the shooter targeted a 32-year-old man, who was reported in critical condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with with wounds to the head, left arm and buttocks.
A 62-year-old woman who had been sitting on her stoop was shot once in the upper left thigh and taken to HUP, where she was listed in critical condition, police said.
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Another home on the block was also struck by stray bullets. According to a report from 6ABC, six people, including four young children were inside but escaped any injury. No suspects were reported, according to FOX29.
We are checking reports of several additional gunshot victims since our last incident summary Sunday morning, and will have more details throughout the day.
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