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Jan 16, 2020 - Philadelphia Inquirer

Triple shooting leaves 1 dead

An unidentified man was fatally wounded in a triple shooting Wednesday evening in North Philadelphia, police said.

Gunfire erupted about 5:20 p.m. outside in the 2600 block of West Lehigh Avenue. A man, described as about 20 years old, was shot throughout his body. Medics took him to Temple University Hospital, where he died at 5:54.

A 16-year-old boy who was shot twice in the abdomen was taken in critical condition by police to Temple. Police also...