A real plague. While the debate over gun control in the United States is still burning, Similar to the pain after the massacre that killed 21 people, including 19 children, at a Texas schoolJust a few days ago, the country was again hit by a new tragedy.
A new shooting erupted this Sunday in the eastern city of the country, according to Philadelphia Police. Authorities are still trying to gather information on the cause of the massacre, which left three dead and 11 injured.
According to Washington Post Citing police, one or more individuals opened fire on a crowd gathered in a busy area of the city around 11 p.m. Philadelphia police said several witnesses targeted the crowd and saw “multiple shooters.”
A police officer shot one of the shooters, but it is not known if he was attacked. The man then dropped his weapon and fled the scene. At this time, the whereabouts of the shooters are unknown.
Two weapons, a semi-automatic handgun, were found, one of which contained an extra magazine. “Many bullets” were found on the spot.
14 people were injured. Three of them, two men and a woman, were pronounced dead on the way to the hospital. According to Local channel WPVI, Had multiple gunshot wounds to their body. Their identities are not yet known.
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