Above: Philadelphia Police have released video footage in search of the suspect wanted after a shooting and attempted robbery early Tuesday in Kensington. Customers can be seen struggling with a man who appears to pull a gun, as we previously reported.
Philadelphia Police rushed a 17-year-old to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot in the arm inside a home late Tuesday night, on Jasper Street near East Tioga Street in the Harrowgate section of Kensington.
According to a report from NBC10, investigators said that the teen and his friend were playing with a gun it went off. As we previously reported, an 11-year-old girl was killed in an accidental shooting last weekend in the Mantua section of West Philadelphia.
The Richard Johnson Center for Anti-Violence at Saint Joseph’s University hosted a candlelight vigil Tuesday evening to honor the 247 homicide victims in Philadelphia during 2012. Photograph for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Jim MacMillan.
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