One man was killed and four more have been wounded — three critically — in shooting incidents reported across Philadelphia from late Saturday night through Sunday morning.
No injuries were reported after a gunpoint home invasion reported around 7:3o a.m. Saturday in the Point Breeze section of South Philadelphia.
The resident — a 52-year-old woman — was in her bedroom when she heard the intruders, according to NBC10. According to a philly.com report, one of the robbers allegedly pointed a black handgun at the victim, ordered her back inside her bedroom and made her put a pillow over her face.
A 20-year-old man was fatally wounded in a shooting reported Tuesday morning on Taney Terrace, between Point Breeze Avenue and Jackson Street in South Philadelphia.
Police found a critically-wounded woman shot inside a home Monday night in Queen Village.
Update: 6ABC reported Wednesday morning that the victim has died.
Police rushed an 18-year-old to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition Monday with a leg wound. The victim was wounded shortly before noon in the area of South 6th and Moore Streets, in the Southwark section of South 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.
Police rushed a 34-year-old man to Hahnemann University Hospital after he was shot in the leg around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, on Girard Avenue near 7th Street in the Ludlow section of North Philadelphia. 6ABC reported that he was in stable condition.
A 20-year-old man was shot in the leg Thursday night on Jasper Street near East Westmoreland Street, on the edge of the Harrowgate and Kensington neighborhoods. Police rushed the victim to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.
An accidental shooting left one man wounded in South Philadelphia earlier Thursday evening. He was listed in stable condition with a leg wound.