NAYZE MEDIA (STAFF)
PHILADELPHIA, P.A. (MAYFAIR)
Cover Photo Courtesy: 6 ABC Action News
Two people were killed in the Mayfair section of the city, in two shootings in the early morning hours, that happened just hours apart. A 6 ABC Action news report said the incidents happened in the area of Loring & Ditman Streets. The latest shooting happened at 4:30 am on Monday morning.
First responding police officers at the scene reported finding a 19-year old man suffering from two gunshot wounds to the head. The teenage victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police were reportedly investigating another shooting that took place exactly three hours before this one, on Bleigh & Jackson Streets. The victim in that shooting was also found at the scene of the crime suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Head been shot several times in the head, torso, and leg. He was also pronounced dead at the scene.
Police believe the two shootings are very possibly connected. If true, the motive behind the second street was revenge.
No motive behind the first shooting has been reported by authorities. No suspects have been named and no arrests have been made at this time.