Shooting victims have been reported in three sections of Philadelphia since Thursday evening: Bustleton, North Philadelphia and Tacony.
Philadelphia’s four latest shooting victims were all reported in the Kensington section of the city.
Responding Philadelphia Police officers rushed a 24-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot in the stomach around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday on East Indiana Avenue near B Street in Kensington.
As we previously reported, a 29-year-old man was critically wounded in a Kensington shooting Monday night and two men were wounded — one fatally — in separate shooting incidents reported in Kensington early Monday morning.
The latest data from the Philadelphia Police Department reports 201 homicides in the city so far during 2014, representing an increase of more than five percent from the 199 victims reported by the same date last year.
Two men were wounded, one fatally, in separate shootings reported about one hour and two miles apart overnight in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
One man was killed and four more have been wounded — three critically — in shooting incidents reported across Philadelphia from late Saturday night through Sunday morning.
A 33-year-old man was listed in critical condition after he was shot four times Monday night inside a barbershop in the Castor section of Northeast Philadelphia.