Above: Plastic cups cover shell casings on the crime scene after one man was shot on Frankford Avenue overnight. Scroll down for more information. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
Man critically wounded late Thursday:
Police rushed a 47-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in critical condition after he was shot just before midnight Thursday on Wyalusing Avenue near North 51st Street in the Mill Creek section of West Philadelphia.
The victim was the sixth person wounded by gunfire Thursday in Philadelphia. Scroll down for more information.
A 34-year-old woman was wounded in a shooting around 10:15 p.m. Friday on Germantown Avenue near East Chelten Avenue in Germantown.
Young man wounded in Point Breeze:
An 18-year-old man is in serious condition at Methodist Hospital with a back wound after he was shot on South 19th Street in Point Breeze last hour.
Deliveryman wounded in North Philadelphia:
Police rushed a 41-year-old man to Hahnemann University Hospital, where he was listed in stable after he was shot in the hand during a robbery late Thursday morning on Ridge Avenue near 24th Street in North Philadelphia.
Second Frankford shooting victim reported overnight:
A 22-year-old man was listed in stable condition at the Aria Health Torrresdale Campus after he was shot once around 12:15 a.m. Thursday at the corner of Fillmore Street and Darrah Street in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.
Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
According to police, officers in the area heard gunshots and responded to find 15 fired shell casings from two separate caliber guns as well as several parked cars struck by gunfire.
The wounded man walked into the hospital at about the same time.
Scroll down for more information from the other Frankford shooting reported overnight.
Mappped: Five shootings have been reported this month in Frankford, including this morning’s incidents. Previously:
• 07.03.14: Two men shot, one fatally, on Akron Street near Pratt Street http://ow.ly/yZCdx
• 07.06.14: Man killed at Darrah and Dyre Streets: http://ow.ly/ySCYB
• 07.08.14: 20-year-old man shot in the area of Charles and Bridge Streets http://ow.ly/yZCm4
Tonight: Lisa Ling checks in with the Gun Crisis Reporting Project
The staff of the Gun Crisis Reporting Project started collaborating almost 16 months ago with the documentary team that produces Our America with Lisa Ling on the Oprah Winfrey Network, or OWN, on covering the community response to gun violence in Philadelphia.
Tune in tonight to see their report: Battling Philly’s Rampant Gun Violence http://ow.ly/yZNW8
Frankford Avenue shooting wounds one:
Police rushed a 20-year-old man to the Aria Health Torresdale Campus, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot once around 12:45 a.m. Thursday on Frankford Avenue near Margaret Street in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.
Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
Police said they located two fired shell casings and one projectile outside a nearby sandwich shop.
Philadelphia stays ahead of Chicago’s homicide rate:
While national headlines were dominated by gun violence in Chicago throughout the Independence Day weekend, persistent gun violence has produced a higher rate of homicide in Philadelphia through the first 26 weeks of 2014, as we reported Wednesday: http://ow.ly/yZKIT
Man killed in Wilmington:
Police are looking for the person who shot and killed a man in Wilmington, Delaware late Wednesday night, according to 6ABC: http://ow.ly/yZH02
Update: Mass shooting in Texas
Four children and two adults were shot to death Wednesday after an apparent domestic dispute in Spring, Texas, about 20 miles north of Houston, according to chron.com: http://ow.ly/yZKmM
First alert: More shootings in Frankford
• Two men were wounded in separate shootings reported early Thursday in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.
• Media reports indicate that police closed a bridge after shots were fired near a refinery in South Philadelphia early Thursday.
• One man was shot to death late Wednesday in Wilmington, Delaware.