A 60-year-old man who had been delivering Chinese food was critically wounded in a robbery and shooting Tuesday night in the Oxford Circle section of Philadelphia.
Latest Philadelphia shootings leave one man dead, second in critical condition, and woman wounded in robbery. Incidents earlier this week in Philadelphia left three men shot Thursday afternoon and overnight into early Friday, three more men wounded Wednesday night, and one man dead and two critically wounded one night earlier.
Three men were shot Thursday afternoon and overnight in Philadelphia, bringing the three-day total for gunshot victims to two dead and seven wounded in the city. A 19-year-old man died after he was shot twice Thursday evening in South Philadelphia. The incident took place on South Bailey Street, near 26th and Morris Streets. Police said…
Children watched as snow fell while police held the crime scene following a shooting and attempted robbery at the Koh Kong Grocery Store on the 2200 block of South 7th Street in South Philadelphia Monday night. According to police, a 40-year-old customer was shot twice when he attempted to intervene in the robbery. Photos for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
CBS3 reported that, according to investigators, an armed suspect entered the store and announced a robbery, at which point a regular customer who was inside the store tried to stop the robbery and became engaged in a struggle with the suspect, during which the suspect shot the customer twice; once in the head and once in the leg.