19-YEAR OLD WOMAN KILLED DURING DOUBLE SHOOTING IN NORTH PHILLY

NAYZE MEDIA

PHILADELPHIA, P.A. (NORTH PHILLY)

Philadelphia Police say a 19-year old woman was killed during a double shooting in North Philly Thursday night. CBS-3 PHILLY reported that the shooting happened at around 9:30 p.m., on the 200 block of West Glenwood Avenue.

According to the police report, the 19-year old woman was in the living room of her house with her grandmother, when she suddenly collapsed. The second victim was a 23-year old male. He was walking down the outside stairs when he was hit in the hand. The woman was rushed to Temple University Hospital, but was pronounced dead a short time later. Chief Inspector, Scott Small said they found at least 20 spent shell casings at the scene.

“Based on ballistic evidence, we know at least 20 shots were fired from outside across the street. We found 20 spent shell casings on the sidewalk and on the highway across the street from the house. We know 20 shots were fired from a semi-automatic weapon. The bullets clearly went through the front living room window of the property they were in.”

Said Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector, Scott Small.

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