Suspect Charged in Point Breeze double shooting

PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) Philadelphia police have charged a man in a shooting that happened on the 2000 block of Wharton Street in the city's Point Breeze section.

The shooting happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. April 29th, 2016.

Police say they found 26-year-old Jessie Williams shot inside his 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Williams was transported to Jefferson Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

A 26-year-old man was also in the car and suffered minor injuries to his face and head due to the car crashing into two parked cars.

Another shooting victim later identified as 26-year-old Tysheed Davis  was found on the 1200 block of Point Breeze Avenue with a gunshot wound to his finger. He was transported to Penn-Presbyterian Hospital in stable condition.

Police say that their investigation reveals that Jesse Williams was shot by Tysheed Davis and Williams returned fire shooting Davis in the finger.

Tysheed Davis is charged with: Murder, Attempt Murder, Aggravated Assault, VUFA and related offenses.




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