One dead, four hurt in overnight shootings

April 13, 2008 8:40:06 AM PDT
One of the shootings overnight in Philadelphia has turned deadly.

Police say the latest shooting left a 36-year-old man dead and three others wounded in one West Philadelphia.

Action News was on the scene near 60th Street and Girard Avenue in West Philadelphia. Police tell us this is where the four men were shot, just before 3 a.m. Sunday. The other victims are ages 31, 44 and 55 and all remain hospitalized.

Police are looking for suspects and motives in the attacks.

Investigators think another shooting in South Philadelphia is gang involved.

It happened just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday in the 2000 block of South 6th Street.

Police say the 23-year-old victim was shot inside a home. He was rushed to the hospital, where he's listed in guarded condition.

Police are also looking for suspects in this case.


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