“police say two male suspects opened fire after kicking in the front door”
This is at least the third such incident near Temple University in just a few months.
FOX 29 in Philadelphia reports:
Police: 3 shot, including teen girl, in deadly home invasion near Temple University campus
Another home invasion near Temple University came to tragic end with one man shot and killed, another man critically injured and a teen girl suffering several gunshots.
Philadelphia police say two male suspects opened fire after kicking in the front door of a house on the 1800 block of Diamond Street around 12:47 p.m. The house is just a four-block walk from Temple University’s campus.
The three victims struck by gunfire inside the house include a 15-year-old girl who was shot four times in the leg; a man in his 20s shot twice in the head; and another man in his 20s who was shot in the chest, shoulder and leg.
The man shot in the head was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital, while the teen was placed in stable condition at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. The other man shot is in critical condition at Temple.
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