Latest shooting incidents leave one dead and four wounded across Philadelphia

N. Park Street ShootingPolice investigate at the scene of a shooting incident that left one man wounded early Sunday on North Park Street, near 13th and Dauphin Streets in the Hartranft section of North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

N. Park Street ShootingAccording to police, officers responded to a radio call for a shooting on the block and arrived to find numerous neighbors on the street with a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the shoulder.

Police rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital, where he was reported in stable condition.

Altogether, one man was killed and four were wounded in gun violence reported across the city from late Saturday afternoon though early Sunday morning.

As we reported earlier, a Philadelphia Police officer shot and wounded an armed robbery suspect that officials say pulled a shotgun Saturday night in Tacony.

A 31-year-old man was shot to death during a robbery shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday on Lebanon Avenue near 59th Street in the Overbrook section of the city.

Medics rushed a 24-year-old man to Einstein Medical Center, where he was reported in stable condition with a leg wound following an incident at about 10:15 p.m. on Alcott Street near Rising Sun Avenue in Crescentville.

Police rushed a 25-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was reported in critical condition after he was shot on North 39th Street near Wallace Street in the Mantua section of West Philadelphia. Police said that the victim was shot twice in the neck, according to a report from 6ABC.

As we previously reportedthree men were shot in separate incidents Friday and early Saturday in Philadelphia, and eight people were shot — including two teens — between Wednesday afternoon and early Thursday. A Philadelphia Inquirer report identified several of the latest victims.

In New Jersey, a man in his 20s was shot to death outside a tavern in Camden early Sunday, according to 6ABC. A woman was shot early Saturday in Trenton, according to NJ.com, and a man was wounded several times Saturday evening in Atlantic City, according to pressofatlanticcity.com.

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