SHOOTING IN PHILLY LEAVES 1 BROTHER DEAD & ANOTHER CRITICALLY INJURED

PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA

Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting in the Holmesburg section of Philly, that left one man dead, and another critically injured. Police later discovered that the two victims were brothers.

According to a report from 6 ABC ACTION NEWS, the shooting happened on Thursday night, shortly before 9pm, on the 8600 block of Jackson Street. The 29-year old victim suffered gunshot wounds to the neck and chest. He was taken to Jefferson-Torresdale Hospital, where he was last reported in critical condition.

The 28-year old victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say they recovered a weapon at the scene, but a motive for the double shooting remains unclear. No arrests have been made yet.

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