Shootings leave 3 dead, 5 wounded in Philadelphia Monday

SKYFOX flew over the scene of a shooting that left a man dead in North Philadelphia.

Two people were killed and five were wounded as the gun violence continued in Philadelphia Monday following a violent Mother's Day weekend.

Police say a double shooting on the 3100 block of Jasper Street left a 20-year-old man dead and a 28-year-old wounded in Kensington around 4 p.m. 

A second double shooting was reported on the 3400 block of North Howard Street in the city's Fairhill neighborhood at 4:56 p.m. A 72-year-old was shot once in the cheek and a 45-year-old man was shot multiple times throughout the body. 

Police were called to North 29th and Oakdale streets in North Philadelphia at 5:02 p.m. for a third shooting. According to police, a 20-year-old was shot multiple times. He was taken to Temple University Hospital where he died. 

Police were also called to the 1200 block of South 57 street at approximately 10:42 p.m. for  a man found shot inside the passenger seat of his vehicle. The 25-year-old's phone was tracked by his girlfriend. When police arrived, they found him dead.

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the face on the 5000 block of Wade Street in the city's Germantown section around 7:35 p.m. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Police were called to a fifth shooting on the 3800 block of Wyalusing Avenue shortly before 8 p.m. A 31-year-old man was shot in the knee. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

So far, no arrests have been made in any of the shootings.


Violent weekend in Philadelphia leaves 7 dead, dozens injured



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