Police identify 2 killed in basketball court shooting that injured 3 others

Philadelphia police say two people have died and three others were wounded in a shooting on a basketball court at Roberto Clemente Park in Spring Garden.

It happened on the 1800 block of Wallace Street around 8:10 p.m. Wednesday.

According to police, a 21-year-old Khalid Henderson died on the scene from multiple gunshot wounds to the torso. 18-year-old Jayden Lucas was also fatally shot and pronounced dead at Jefferson University Hospital.

Two victims, both 19, were also shot and taken to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. One of the men remains in critical condition. Thursday afternoon, police revealed a fifth victim was shot in both hips and treated at Jefferson University Hospital. He is listed in stable condition. 

Quadruple shooting

Police are investigating a quadruple shooting in Spring Garden.

Police say they are searching for three shooters. Investigators reportedly found 55 shell casings on the scene. 

So far, no arrests have been made and a weapon has not been recovered.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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