PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A woman was killed multiple times in South Philadelphia on Wednesday, police said. The shooting marks Philadelphia’s 500th murder in 2021, which ties into 1990 as the deadliest year in the city’s history.
The shooting took place on 7th Street and Jackson Street around 4:30 p.m.
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The woman was rushed to Jefferson Hospital and placed in a critical condition, officials said.
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The police did not make any arrests. They are currently looking for a suspect.
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