Weekend Live Blog

Above: Loved ones embrace at the scene of a fatal shooting Friday evening in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia. Scroll down for more information. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

The most recent updates are at the top of the list below.

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#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 25, 20148:01 am

Man shot twice in Hunting Park:

Police rushed a 37-year-old man to Temple University Hospital after he suffered two legs wounds in a shooting reported shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, in the area of North 9th Street and Hunting Park Avenue in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 24, 20149:41 pm

Man critically wounded in Olney:

Shortly after 9 p.m. police and medics respond to East Olney Avenue near Tabor Road in Olney for a reported shooting and found a man in his 30’s suffering from a gunshot wound to his abdomen. Medics transported the victim to Einstein Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition, police said.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 24, 20147:20 am

Man struck by car, shot and killed:

Police examine a car found burning about a mile away after a man was killed Saturday night in the Northwood section of Frankford. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Medics pronounced the victim dead at the scene after he was struck by a vehicle and then shot in the stomach and chest around 8:45 p.m. Saturday on Ramona Avenue near Adams Avenue.

Investigators said the shooter then sped from the scene, but the vehicle was discovered a short time later, according to NBC10: http://ow.ly/AEPiY

Police believe two suspects may have gone to area hospitals with burns, according to 6ABC: http://ow.ly/AEPlV

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 24, 20146:59 am

Police investigate double homicide in Holmesburg:

A relative watches the police investigation after two women in their 50s were found shot to death Saturday evening inside a home on Vista Street near Torresdale Avenue in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Get the complete report: http://ow.ly/AEOrB

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 23, 20149:26 am

Man shot early Saturday:

A 28-year-old man was listed in stable condition at Temple University Hospital after he was shot in the arm around 3:45 a.m. Saturday on Wayne Avenue near East Seymour Street in the Fernhill section of Germantown.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 23, 20149:26 am

Two women shot in Kensington:

Medics rushed two women to Temple University Hospital, where they were listed in stable condition after they were wounded in a shooting reported shortly before midnight Friday on North Water Street, near A and East Ontario Streets in the Kensington section of Philadelphia. Each victim had suffered an ankle wound.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 22, 201411:48 pm

East Germantown shooting leaves man critically wounded:

Medics rushed a 45-year-old man to Einstein Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition after he was shot in the abdomen shortly after 9 p.m. Friday inside a home on McMahon Street near East Price Street in the East Germantown section of Philadelphia.

Media reports:
• CBS3: Man Critical After Shooting Inside Germantown Home http://ow.ly/ADQpJ
• 6ABC: Police: Mother shoots son inside Germantown home http://ow.ly/ADQtz
• NBC10: Mom Shoots Son Inside Germantown Home http://ow.ly/ADQo7
• The Philadelphia Inquirer: Son wounded, mother arrested in E. Germantown shooting http://ow.ly/ADQrb

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis August 22, 201411:44 pm

Weekend begins with fatal shooting:

Above and below: A young man looks on as police investigate a fatal shooting Friday evening in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia. According to police, officers were called to the area of East Luzerne and O Streets around 5:40 p.m. for a reported shooting and found a 36-year-old man who had been shot in the head. Medics rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital but he was pronounced dead a short time later. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.



Media reports:
• CBS3: One Dead After Shooting In Juniata http://ow.ly/ADQ9r
• 6ABC: Man shot in the head, killed in Juniata Park http://ow.ly/ADQgV
• NBC10: Man shot in the head, killed in Juniata Park http://ow.ly/ADQgV

2 thoughts

  1. Continue to pray and walks these and dont be afriad to speak up when you see somethings wrong… snitches saves peoples lives.

  2. Continue to pray and walk these streets, dont be afraid to speak up when you see something wrong… Snitches saves peoples lives

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