Daily Report: 06.04.14 — Shootings in Mantua and Wynnefield sections of Philadelphia

Mapped above: We followed reports of nine shooting victims during the first three days of June in Philadelphia. Check our recent posts for more information.

Check in throughout the day and night for the latest reports. The most recent entries will be at the top of the list below:

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#GunCrisis June 5, 20148:44 am

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#GunCrisis June 4, 20141:02 pm

National news:

Shootings left one dead and five wounded Tuesday in Chicago, according to chicagotribune.com: http://ow.ly/xCJL6

Five people were shot — two fatally — in the span of ten hours ending Tuesday morning in Baltimore, according to foxbaltimore.com: http://ow.ly/xCM5r

A man has been charged with shooting three men and a boy last month in Memphis, according to commercialappeal.com: http://ow.ly/xCMtq

#GunCrisis June 4, 201410:26 am

Shooting in Mantua:

Police rushed a 22-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania after he was shot inside a home shortly before 7 a.m. Wednesday on Brandywine Street near 37th Street in the Mantua section of Philadelphia.

Authorities said an alleged thief broke in while the residents were home, including students from Drexel University, University of Pennsylvania and Temple University, according to NBC10: http://ow.ly/xCclo Officials said one of the students pulled a gun and shot the man, the report said.

The wounded man had been struck four times, according to 6ABC: http://ow.ly/xCcFg Philly.com reported that he was listed in critical but stable condition: http://ow.ly/xCcWm There were no reports of any injuries to anyone else inside the home, according to CBS3: http://ow.ly/xCd3K

#GunCrisis June 4, 201410:06 am

Regional report:

Police said a Trenton man was shot early Wednesday during an armed robbery, according to nj.com: http://ow.ly/xC89p The masked assailant took the man’s pants which contained about $200 in the pockets and fled on foot.

Police say they have linked two armed robbers to a number of heists in New Jersey, according to Fox29: http://ow.ly/xC8Oe Police believe they’ve hit businesses in four areas, including Cumberland, Burlington, Camden and Mercer Counties.

Harrisburg Police confirm that a young man who was shot late Tuesday evening has died from his injuries, according to pennlive.com: http://ow.ly/xC8x6

#GunCrisis June 4, 20149:03 am

Shooting in Wynnefield:

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania early Wednesday after he was shot at about 11:45 p.m. Tuesday on Wynnefield Avenue near Bryn Mawr Avenue in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia.

Police said three friends were hanging around outside a gas station when they were approached by the gunman, according to Fox29: http://ow.ly/xBXCR

CBS3 reported that a conversation escalated to violence, when witnesses told police, that man pulled out a gun and started shooting: http://ow.ly/xBY1i

6ABC has a video report: http://ow.ly/xBY7g

#GunCrisis June 4, 20148:55 am

Incident update:

As we reported last night, police rushed a woman to Einstein Medical Center with an arm wound after she was shot in the area of Crowson Street and East Church Lane in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. We have learned that she was listed in stable condition.

#GunCrisis June 4, 20148:36 am

This morning:

We are checking on a fatal shooting reported overnight in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia and another shooting incident in the Mantua section of the city. Check this page later for more information.