Above and below: Loved ones gather at the scene as police investigate after two women were shot to death inside a home Saturday evening on Vista Street near Torresdale Avenue in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
Both victims had been shot in the head around 5:30 p.m. and were pronounced dead by medics on location. Police said they were found in different parts of the house.
- CBS3: Two Women Found Shot Dead Inside Mayfair Home
- 6ABC: 2 women found shot dead in Mayfair home
- NBC10: 2 Women Dead in Northeast Philly
- Philly.com: Two women killed in Holmesburg shooting
By Sunday morning, weekend gun violence had left four people dead and four more wounded in Philadelphia.
Posted by Jim MacMillan.
If you need to find help or would like to lend your support, please look into the organizations listed under our Network tab at left. If you would like us to add your group to our list, please email us.
- Email: email@example.com
- Voicemail: (215) 882-9867
- Raise your voice on GunCrisis.org
- Lend your ideas to the #phillypeaceplan
- Recent Posts from GunCrisis.org
- Philadelphia and regional alerts on Twitter @GunCrisisNews
- National incidents and issues on Twitter @GunCrisisUS
- Follow the #GunCrisis hashtag
- Like Facebook/guncrisis to get our posts in your news feed
- Circle us at Google+
- Subscribe for free to get every post
- Subscribe to our free monthly email newsletter
- Subscribe for free incident text alerts
- Listen to Philadelphia Police radio online
- Search GunCrisis.org at the bottom of any individual post.
The Gun Crisis Reporting Project is an award-winning, independent, nonprofit journalism community striving to illuminate the epidemic of homicide by gunfire in Philadelphia — and to find solutions.