A 28-year-old man was shot seven times around 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon, in front of a home on North 11th Street near Jessup Place, between Poplar and Parrish Streets in North Philadelphia.
The victim was transported to Hahnemann Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to Fox29.
According to investigators, the victim had just parked his car when a white Jaguar pulled up and someone opened fire. A man grieving at the scene fell to the gourd crying “Who killed my son?”
A police source described the incident as an execution-style attack, according to the Philadelphia Daily News. Police said the victim’s car was found still running at the site of the shooting, according to philly.com. 6ABC has a video report.
Earlier Thursday afternoon, a 22-year-old man was shot four times on Glenmore Avenue near South 62nd Street in Southwest Philadelphia. Medics rushed him the the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in stable condition.
Another man was shot on Glenmore Avenue near Island Avenue early Monday in nearby Eastwick, as we previously reported.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
- 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 <a href="http://guncrisis wie kann ich viagra kaufen.org/texts/” target=”_blank”>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.