Thompson Street shooting victim Devin Bullock has died

Above: Police investigate the Thompson Street shooting scene on April 23rd. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Police say that Devin Bullock, the 19-year-old high school basketball star wounded in a Brewerytown shooting two weeks ago, has died, according to a report from The Philadelphia Inquirer.

WATCH: Video from memorial service for Devin Bullock

This morning on Twitter, @LVBballRankings posted photos of Devin Bullock:


A Philadelphia Police commander recently tweeted that suspect James Cole had surrendered, one day after police had turned to the public for assistance. NBC10 spoke with Bullock’s family last week, while he was still fighting for his life.

Joe Kaczmarek covered the original incident for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project last month: Five wounded in latest Philadelphia shootings

As we reported earlier today, six more people were shot overnight in Philadelphia, bringing the total victim count for the first five days May month to 27.

Posted by Jim MacMillan.


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