Quadruple Shooting Kills Two in North Philadelphia

Two men are dead and a woman is critical following a quadruple shooting in North Philadelphia.

The incident occurred on the 3000 block of North 8th Street around 7:45 p.m.

A man, 31, was shot twice in the thigh and taken to Temple Hospital in stable condition. A woman, 33, was shot in the lower abdomen and buttock and is in critical condition.

Two men, aged 36 and 37, were shot in the chest. One was pronounced dead at the scene and the second was pronounced at Temple a short time later.

No weapon was recovered, but police are investigating the possibility that high-powered assault rifles were used based on shell casings found at the scene.

Investigators have not yet determined a motive or made any arrests.

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