Weekend updates: Shooting incidents reported in Philadelphia and across region
#GunCrisis: Philadelphia Week in Review
Police hold the crime scene after an 18-year-old man was shot in East Germantown just after midnight Monday morning. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek. The victim was reported in stable condition at Einstein Medical Center with a leg wound following the incident on Magnolia Street. Seven people were wounded in…
Neighbors, churches and community groups are planning to gather at a recent West Philadelphia murder scene this afternoon for a “public witness” to oppose gun violence, end the movement of weapons from gun shops to the criminal market and to grieve the recent shooting death of 21-year-old John Carrington. Participant’s will gather at 3:30 p.m….
Forty people were shot in the first ten days of June in Philadelphia — and the rates in May were even worse — but gun violence has plummeted across the city this week, with only three new victims reported since then, although one has died. At the Gun Crisis Reporting Project, we have taken advantage…
One man was killed and another was wounded in a shooting incident reported on South Ringgold Street, near Tasker and 24th Streets at about 10:45 p.m. in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia.
One man was killed and six more people, including one woman, were wounded in shooting incidents reported across Philadelphia in the span of nine hours beginning Thursday evening. Two of the wounded men were reported in critical condition.