Seven shooting victims reported in Philadelphia Friday and overnight

Shooters wounded five men and two teenage boys in six separate incidents reported across Philadelphia between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.


Two men were initially reported in critical condition at local hospitals. The youngest victims, ages 15 and 17, were both reported in stable condition.

Two men were reported in stable condition at Temple University Hospital after they were shot at about 2:30 p.m. Friday on East Indiana Street near Boudinot Street in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.

Medics rushed a 21-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was reported in stable condition after he was shot multiple times at about 9:15 p.m. Friday on Sickels Way, near 55th and Cherry Streets in West Philadelphia.

Police rushed a 17-year-old to Temple, where he was reported stable after he was shot in the arm at about 11:30 p.m. Friday on Hunting Park Avenue, just west of Broad Street in the Nicetown section of the city.

A 29-year-old man was reported in critical condition at Hahnemann University Hospital after he was shot in the back at about 1:15 a.m. Saturday on Brown Street near Ridge Avenue and 15th Street in Francisville.

Police rushed a 15-year-old to Hahnemann, where he was reported in stable condition after he was shot in the hand at about 1:30 a.m. Saturday on North 29th Street near Jefferson Street in Brewerytown.

Medics rushed a 29-year-old man to Einstein Medical Center, where he was reported in critical condition after he was shot in the back at about 4:30 a.m. Saturday in the area of Roosevelt Boulevard and Bustleton Avenue in the Oxford Circle section of the city.

Last weekend, 19 people were wounded in Philadelphia shooting incidents.

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