Daily Report: Two killed, three wounded Wednesday night in Philadelphia

Police investigate a fatal shooting Wednesday night in South Philadelphia. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

An outbreak of gun violence left one man and a teenage boy dead, and two men and one woman wounded Wednesday night in Philadelphia.

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Shooter kills man in South Philadelphia:

A shooting victim was pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania shortly after he was struck three times in the head late Wednesday night in South Philadelphia. This incident took place around 11:15 p.m. on Manton Street, near 25th and Federal Streets in the King Village area.

Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek

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Woman wounded in Germantown shooting:

Police rushed a 42-year-old woman to Temple University Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition after she was shot in the chest around 11:15 p.m. Wednesday on Abbottsford Avenue near Wayne Avenue in the Germantown section of Philadelphia.

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Teen killed in Point Breeze:

A 16-year-old was fatally wounded in a shooting Wednesday night in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia. He was shot around 10:15 p.m. on South 21st Street near Dickinson Street.

Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek

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Young man wounded in Girard Park:

Police rushed a 19-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot in the thigh around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday on Snyder Avenue near South Dorrance Street, in the Girard Park section of South Philadelphia.

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Man critically wounded in Tioga:

Police rushed a 20-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition after he was shot several times around 9 p.m. Wednesday night, on North 17th Street near West Ontario Street in the Tioga section of Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia Magazine: Death of 3-Year-Old May Spark New Gun Rules http://ow.ly/AyhH6

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No shooting victims were reported overnight in Philadelphia.

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