7 shot outside Golf & Social in Fishtown, police say

Philadelphia police say seven people were shot after an altercation escalated to gun violence outside the Golf & Social in Fishtown.

26th District officers were called to the area around 8 p.m. Friday.

Officers found two gunshot victims who were taken to Temple University Hospital. They later located additional victims between the ages of 18 and 42. 

According to police, three of the victims are in critical condition while four are listed in stable. 

The altercation is believed to have started inside the club and spilled onto the street.

Police say a person of interest has been taken into custody.

Surveillance video was recovered from several locations and showed a gunman firing into a crowd of people that were standing on the highway. There was also video recovered showing several people around a white SUV and white sedan parked in the Rivers Casino lot before leaving the area in a gray sedan. The vehicles were located by police unattended.

The white SUV had two semi-automatic handguns. The white sedan was in stolen status. Both vehicles were towed to a police garage for further investigation.


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