7-Year-Old Boy Struck by Stray Bullet in Philadelphia Fighting for His Life


Family spokesperson for Zim are. Jones confirms a seven year old boy caught in the crossfire of the shootout in west Philadelphia is now fighting for his life. Cable W. Charlotte Reese has the latest, A stray bullet struck a seven year old while he was playing on a porch Saturday evening. Councilman Curtis Jones Jr. Who represents West Philly thought of his own family when he heard the news. I have grandkids. That boy's age. And if you're not safe on your own ports, Where are you safe, police say the driver of a silver Silverado drove down the 200 block of Simpson Street around 7 30 started firing into a group standing outside. Two men returned gunfire, and that's when the boy was struck in the head Commissioner Danielle Outlaw says she's still learning about the city. This is a neighborhood that's been plagued by violence and has been feeling like they've been under siege for quite some time here. The driver of the Silverado is in custody. Police are looking for the other. Two shooters. Charlotte RISKY Y W News

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