3 teens injured in overnight shooting

December 25, 2008 8:30:44 AM PST
Early this morning Philadelphia Police were dispatched to the intersection of Atlantic and Emerald Streets in the city's Richmond section for a report of a triple shooting. Once on the scene police found 3 teenagers suffering from gunshot wounds.

One 16-year-old male was transported to St. Christopher's Hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm along with a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the buttocks. They both were transported in stable condition.

Medic 24 transported a 19-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the neck to Temple University Hospital.

According to East Detectives all three teens are expected to be okay and are not suffering from life-threatening injuries.

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