From Widener University: A Widener University student was shot Monday evening. The student is currently under treatment at Crozer-Chester Medical Center. The family has been notified, and our thoughts are with them at this time. The Chester Police Department has secured the campus, and they believe there is no active shooter at this time. Students are asked to remain indoors until at least 6 a.m. Tuesday morning. We will update with more information at it becomes available.
At the Gun Crisis Reporting Project, we have tracked 31 shooting victims so far in January, 2014, based on original reporting, media reports, police officials and other sources. Eleven victims were pronounced dead on the same day they wounded, and another eight were initially reported in critical condition.
Two teens among six critically wounded in shooting incidents reported across the Philadelphia region overnight.