Crime scene report: Fatal shooting Tuesday in Feltonville

Slide show above: Children watch as police investigate a fatal shooting Tuesday in the Feltonville section of Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Police rushed a 19-year-old man to Temple University Hospital but he was pronounced dead a short time later, after he was shot Tuesday at 4th and Courtland Streets in Feltonville. Police said they responded to the block at 6:20 p.m. and found the victim on the sidewalk with a several gunshot wounds in his back.

As we reported last night, shooters gunned down ten men Tuesday in Philadelphia. Here is the complete index of local media reports we found online as of 8 a.m. Wednesday: Tuesday night violence in Philadelphia

Check in later today for more crime scene reports from Tuesday’s outbreak.

Posted by Jim MacMillan.


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