1 man dead, 6 others injured in multiple separate shootings across Philadelphia: Police – CBS Philly


PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man died and several others were injured, including two 15-year-olds, in multiple shootings across Philadelphia on Sunday night. Police are investigating a homicide after a man was found fatally shot in the city’s Chinatown.

The victim was found dead from a gunshot wound on the second floor of a building in Cherry Street just before 4am. Investigators said one person was in custody, but no further information is available at this time.

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In the Fairhill neighborhood of Philadelphia, two people were shot. Police say the shooting happened near 8th and Huntingdon streets just before 3am

A 19-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were shot while sitting in a car. They were transported to an area hospital and placed in stable condition.

No arrests have been made at this time.

West Philadelphia police say a 45-year-old man was shot five times in the 1400 block of 53rd Street around 2 a.m. The man was shot twice in the right elbow, one in the right thigh and two in the buttocks. Police said the man was taken to Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition.

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No arrests were made and no weapons were recovered, police said.

In Juniata Park, a 15-year-old girl was shot dead in the 3900 block of L Street around 11 p.m. Saturday. She is in stable condition and no arrests have been made at this time.

Police say a 15-year-old boy was shot in the left knee in North Philadelphia. He was admitted to Temple Hospital and placed in stable condition.

No weapons were recovered and no arrests were made, police said.

A man recovers after being shot dead in a carjacking at Oxford Circle in Philadelphia piece. Police say the 30-year-old victim was shot once in the 1500 block of Van Kirk Street.

The suspect fled with the victim’s Toyota RAV4. The vehicle has not yet been found.

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