Weekend Live Blog: 3 dead, 10 wounded in Philadelphia

Investigators process the crime scene on Morse Street near North 32nd Street after a woman was fatally wounded by gunfire Saturday night. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

The latest updates are at the top of the list below:

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#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 28, 201410:39 pm

Man killed Sunday night in Germantown:

A 52-year-old man was fatally wounded in a shooting reported around 9:15 p.m. Sunday inside a home on Manheim Street near Wayne Avenue in Germantown.

Police rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital but 6ABC is reporting that he was pronounced dead a short time later: http://ow.ly/C36Vv

Police arrested a suspect shortly after the incident, according to local media reports:
• 6ABC: http://ow.ly/C3XOg
• NBC10: http://ow.ly/C3XHL
• Fox 29: http://ow.ly/C3XU3

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 28, 20145:38 pm

63-year-old man grazed in West Philadelphia:

Medics rushed a 63-year-old man to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was listed in stable condition with a hand wound. The victim was grazed Sunday afternoon on North 50th Street near Race Street in the Dunlap section of North Philadelphia.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 28, 20145:35 pm

Man shot in both arms in North Philadelphia:

A 40-year-old man was listed in stable condition at Albert Einstein Medical Center after he was shot in both arms around 3:30 a.m. Sunday on West Seltzer Street near North Park Avenue and Somerset Street in North Philadelphia.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 28, 20149:20 am

Teen among four wounded in Fairhill shooting early Sunday:

Four people were wounded in a shooting incident which took place around 4:45 a.m. Sunday on North Hope Street, near Front and Somerset Streets in the Fairhill section of Philadelphia.

All of the victims were treated at Temple University Hospital, including a 30-year-old man who was listed in critical condition. Three more gunshot victims — ages 17, 37 and 38 — were listed in stable condition.

Media reports:
CBS3: http://ow.ly/C2vTX
6ABC: http://ow.ly/C2juM
NBC10: http://ow.ly/C2jvO
Fox29: http://ow.ly/C2vR8

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 28, 20149:17 am

Man wounded in Saturday night in East Germantown:

A 29-year-old man was critically wounded in a shooting reported shortly before midnight Saturday on Champlost Avenue near North 20th Street in the East Germantown section of Philadelphia.

The victim was struck at least three times, including in the chest, according to a report from 6ABC: http://ow.ly/C2jks

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 27, 201410:25 pm

Woman shot in head while walking dog:


Police investigate the crime scene on Morse Street. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

A 42-year-old woman was shot in the head and in the thigh while walking her dog around 8:30 p.m. Saturday on Morse Street near 33rd Street and West Montgomery Avenue in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city. Police rushed her to Hahnemann University Hospital, where she was listed in extremely critical condition.

Update: The victim was pronounced dead early Sunday morning, according to a report from NBC10: http://ow.ly/C2Qvs

She was struck in the forehead and thigh, according to a CBS3 report: http://ow.ly/C2joc

Complete report: http://ow.ly/C2vyI

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 27, 201410:17 pm

Community gathers to stop gun violence:

Residents and community groups marched Saturday in West Philadelphia to call for an end to gun violence. CBS3 has a brief report: http://ow.ly/C1PLn

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 27, 20144:59 pm

Man killed in North Philadelphia:

A 38-year-old man was shot to death around 12:45 a.m. Saturday in the area of West Oakdale and North 29th Streets, near Lehigh Avenue in North Philadelphia. Medics rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital but he did not survive.

Media reports:
CBS3: http://ow.ly/C1DBh
6ABC: http://ow.ly/C1DC4

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 27, 20144:54 pm

Woman wounded in Kensington:

A 28-year-old woman was shot in the arm shortly before 1 a.m. Saturday on East Tioga Street near Front Street in Kensington. Police rushed her to Temple University Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 27, 201412:08 pm

Man critically wounded:

Police rushed a 61-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition after he was shot in the chest shortly after 9 p.m. Friday on East Luzerne Street near O Street in the Juniata Park section of Philadelphia.

Two more men were shot in separate incidents early Saturday and we will have a more information later today.

According to a report from 6ABC, witnesses said the man was closing his shop when he was shot: http://ow.ly/C1DDA

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 26, 20143:20 pm

Second arrest announced in fatal shooting of Aisha Abdur-Rahman:

Quadir Gibson, 15, has been arrested for his involvement in the murder of 15-year-old Aisha Abdur-Rahman, and critically injuring a 19-year-old man, according to a Philadelphia Police press release distributed Friday, which adds: “It has been determined that Quadir summoned Darian Person to the location, and directed him to shoot a number a people. Quadir Gibson is charged as an adult with: Criminal Conspiracy, Murder, Attempted Murder, Aggravated Assault, and related offenses.”

Gibson lives on Horrocks Street in Oxford Circle. Person surrendered on Tuesday.

Previously: 15-year-old girl killed, second teen wounded Monday afternoon outside Einstein http://ow.ly/BZV0D

#GunCrisis #GunCrisis September 26, 20142:58 pm

Man wounded in Grays Ferry:

Police rushed a 35-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot in the stomach Friday afternoon on South Corlies Street, near 30th and Tasker Streets in the Grays Ferry section of South Philadelphia.

A 16-year-old was shot Friday morning, as we previously reported: http://ow.ly/BZQ2f