Separate shooting incidents left three men dead and three more wounded across Philadelphia on Monday, resulting in the highest single day casualty total reported this year. In addition to the victims we counted in Monday’s update, the latest incidents bring the city’s 2014 gunshot victim total to 14 dead and 23 wounded.
An 18-year-old was killed and five more people were wounded in News Year’s Eve shooting incidents reported across Philadelphia.
Altogether, we tracked 18 victims — including four fatalities — from 15 shooting incidents reported between Friday morning and Sunday night in Philadelphia, based on original reporting, media reports, police officials and other sources.
Police gather at the scene of a fatal shooting in North Philadelphia Sunday night. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek. According to police, officers responded to a radio call for gunshots and found a 30-year-old man suffering from two gunshot wounds shortly after 8 p.m., in a rear driveway on North…