Triple shooting in Point Breeze leaves boy, 16, dead


A triple shooting in the city’s Point Breeze section Thursday night left a 16-year-old boy dead and another teen critical, police said.

Police called to the 1200 block of South 15th Street just after 7:30 p.m. found the three shooting victims there. The 16-year-old had been shot six times in the body.

Police took him to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 8:10.

Another 16-year-old boy was shot once in the right side. He was in critical condition at Penn Presbyterian.

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