Fatal double shooting in University City

October 18, 2008 9:16:11 PM PDT
Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania police were called to the scene of a double shooting late Friday night.The incident occurred around 10:50 pm at 40th and Ludlow.

Police Public Affairs have identified the two victims as 18 and 19-year-old males.

The 18-year-old victim, identified as Terrance Davis of Folsom Street in Mantua, was shot in the hip and was pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania just after 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning.

Davis had just graduated from army boot camp and had just returned home that very day when he was killed.

Southwest Detectives say the 19-year-old was shot in the hip and neck and remains in critical condition.

Detectives have confirmed that the victims were not students.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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