Police rushed a shooting victim to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in critical condition after an incident reported late Monday afternoon near the Patterson Elementary School on Holbrook Street, near Elmwood Avenue and 70th Street in the Eastwick section of Southwest Philadelphia. The victim — estimated to be in his 20s — was struck twice shortly before 5 p.m.
As we reported earlier, an 18-year-old man was shot in the foot just after 1 a.m. Monday on Glenmore Avenue near Island Avenue in Eastwick. Medics rushed him to HUP, where he was listed in stable condition. We have found no media reports addressing either Eastwick incident.
No other shooting victims have been reported in the city since Sunday night incidents left one man dead and a teen wounded. Altogether, two men were killed and ten people were wounded in shootings reported across Philadelphia during the weekend.
A 23-year-old man died after he was shot multiple times around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday on South 60th Street near Greenway Avenue in the Eastwick section of Southwest Philadelphia.
Police rushed the victim to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, but he was pronounced dead a short time later, having suffered gunshot wounds to the head, neck and torso. He was struck while sitting in his car, according to 6ABC.
Another man was killed and two women were wounded in shooting incidents reported overnight in North Philadelphia and in the Logan section of the city.
A 20-year-old man was listed in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania after he was shot in the leg around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday on Island Avenue near Elmwood and West Passyunk Avenues in the Eastwick section of Southwest Philadelphia.
Slide show above: Police investigate the scene of a shooting which left a 28-year-old man critically wounded Saturday night on North American Street. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
Between Friday afternoon and Sunday night, 14 shooting victims were reported in Philadelphia, including one teen and two women. One man was killed and five more victims were initially reported in critical condition.
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At the Gun Crisis Reporting Project, we followed 18 shooting incidents between noon on Friday and midnight Monday night.
Fatalities were reported in Kensington and in Southwest Philadelphia. Two women and four teens were among the wounded.
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Above: Police investigate the crime scene on North Warnock Street in Franklinville after man was fatally wounded by gunfire early Sunday. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
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At least one man is dead after shooters gunned down ten Tuesday in Philadelphia, as we reported last night. This morning we compiled a complete index of local media reports we found online.
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