#GunCrisis Philadelphia Monthly: November, 2013

The free #GunCrisis: Philadelphia Monthly newsletter for November, 2013, was distributed by email this afternoon. Just leave your name and email address in the form found in the right column to subscribe for future reports. Here’s what you may have missed:

H Street Double Shooting / HomicidePhiladelphia Police Chief Inspector Scott Small examines a sidewalk memorial near the scene of a double shooting that left one man dead and another hospitalized in the Harrowgate section of Philadelphia. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Major incident reports:

49th & Thompson HomicideA child’s toy rests near evidence markers as police investigate a fatal shooting in the Parkside section of West Philadelphia. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Seeking solutions:

Hartville Street HomicideA crowd gathers as police remove the the body of an 18-year-old man who was shot and killed in Kensington. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

National headlines:

2nd & Walnut St ShootingPhiladelphia Police investigators search for evidence after a man was shot and critically wounded during an attempted robbery at 2nd and Walnut Streets in the Old City section of the city. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

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