Police: 3 shot while hanging decorations in Juniata Park

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A night of hanging Christmas decorations ended in gunfire that injured three men in Philadelphia's Juniata Park section. (WPVI)

A night of hanging Christmas decorations ended in gunfire that injured three men in Philadelphia's Juniata Park section.

The victims were all targeted along the 4000 block of Howland Street just before 11 p.m. Wednesday.

They told police a dark gray Chevy Impala had driven by, then backed up.

There was some sort of verbal exchange, and then a man in the passenger seat started shooting.

The three victims - ages 28, 34 and 36 - suffered gunshot wounds, but are all expected to survive.

Shooter No. 1 is described as a black man in his 20s, brown complexion, who was seen wearing a gray, knitted cap and armed with a semi-automatic handgun. Shooter No. 2 is described as a black man in his 20s, darker complexion, with shoulder length hair, possibly dreadlocks.

Police are still looking for the shooters.
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