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Crime 7 killed, 12 shot in violent weekend in Philadelphia

12:35  14 january  2020
12:35  14 january  2020 Source:   philly.com

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Seven people were killed and 12 others were wounded by gunfire in less than 48 hours in Philadelphia over the weekend , including a 15-year-old boy shot dead on Saturday and an 18-month-old boy who suffered a graze wound to the head on Sunday.

In another violent start to a weekend in Philadelphia , 10 people were shot — one fatally — in nine separate incidents Saturday. According to police, the violence began with a double shooting at 12 :50 a.m. on the 400 block of South Street in Queen Village. There, two men, 21 and 22, each were shot

Seven people were killed and 12 others were wounded by gunfire in less than 48 hours in Philadelphia over the weekend, including a 15-year-old boy shot dead on Saturday and an 18-month-old boy who suffered a graze wound to the head on Sunday.

a police car parked on the side of a road: Police finish their investigation on the scene of a fatal shooting on the 2400 block of North 54th Street in Overbrook on Sunday. It was the latest fatality in a weekend that saw three men dead and one hospitalized, all of them victims of shootings in Philadelphia.© TOM GRALISH/The Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS Police finish their investigation on the scene of a fatal shooting on the 2400 block of North 54th Street in Overbrook on Sunday. It was the latest fatality in a weekend that saw three men dead and one hospitalized, all of them victims of shootings in Philadelphia.

The violence spanned neighborhoods across the city and was particularly acute Sunday, when 10 people were killed or injured in less than 10 hours, according to Philadelphia Police.

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A Violent Weekend in Philadelphia . “This weekend , there were shooting incidents across the city and unfortunately, our area was not immune from it,” Michael Harris Harris, South Street Headhouse District executive director, said in an emailed statement. Also killed this weekend was a

Deadly gun violence is surging in Chicago once again. Police say at least 57 people were shot since Friday evening during one of the most violent weekends

In one of those incidents, police said, a 44-year-old man was shot in the hand and leg when he was robbed of $4.

The outburst pushed the city’s homicide total to 14 victims in 12 days in 2020, police statistics show, the most killings this early in the year in five years.

Gun violence has continued to plague the city even as other violent crime tallies remain relatively low: 356 people were slain last year, the highest total since 2007, and more than 1,400 people were shot, the highest total since 2010.

The toddler was shot in East Germantown on Sunday afternoon during an incident on the 100 block of East Pastorius Street in which a 26-year-old man was also struck in the shoulder. Both were hospitalized in stable condition, police said.

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From West Philadelphia to the Northeast, the number of shooting and murder victims in the city continued to climb over what proved to be a violent But during what proved to be a particularly bloody weekend , Kershaw Street wasn’t the only place where residents were left to whisper at crime

The party shooting was one of several in Philadelphia during a violent weekend . In all, 23 shootings occurred with 32 victims and six homicides. Mayor Jim Kenney on Monday blamed the mindset of people who carry guns and the ease with which those people can get weapons for the numerous

Acting Commissioner Christine Coulter told reporters at the scene that there was “no doubt” the gunman knew they were firing with a child in range: “They had to see the kid. They were right up on [the victims].”

A day earlier, around 1:34 p.m. Saturday, 15-year-old Demitrius Moore of North Philadelphia was fatally shot on the 3100 block of North Rosewood Street. He was pronounced dead 13 minutes later at Temple University Hospital, police said.

On Saturday night, a 35-year-old man whom police did not identify was fatally stabbed in the neck on the 100 block of S. 17th Street, near Sansom Street. Police said someone had been taken into custody, but they did not provide further details Monday morning.

A witness told The Inquirer this weekend that he was sitting in his car when he saw a fight among three men spill out from between parked cars; one of the men then pulled out a large knife.

Violence Continues To Grip City Of Philadelphia

  Violence Continues To Grip City Of Philadelphia It has been a violent start to 2020 in Philadelphia after six people were killed in separate incidents over the weekend. This latest rash of violence follows a year where Philadelphia had its highest homicide rate since 2007.© Provided by CBS Broadcasting Inc.The latest homicide happened on the 2400 block of North 54th Street just after 1 p.m. Sunday. Police say a 24-year-old man was shot multiple times throughout his body and pronounced dead at the scene. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.

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After a 2019 that saw the most killings in a decade in Philadelphia , there have already been 12 homicides in 2020, including five from this weekend . A 15-year-old boy was among the five people killed in a violent weekend in Philadelphia . This follows a 2019 that saw 356 homicides – the most

Amid the spree of crimes, Mayor Jim Kenney expressed frustration on Twitter, saying in part: “This horrific violence must end.”

This horrific violence must end. @PhillyPolice and CCIP workers are out in the impacted communities, but we need help from everyone to solve these crimes and keep our neighbors safe. If you have information about a crime, please submit a tip: https://t.co/7WtbIvYBH0https://t.co/XZfwelbgiU

— Jim Kenney (@PhillyMayor) January 12, 2020

This is a developing story that will be updated.

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