This post has been updated. As of 9:45 p.m., the younger victim is in stable condition, while the 17-year-old has been declared brain dead, police say. For an updated report, click here.
A 1-year-old and two 17 year olds were victims of separate shootings that happened within an hour of each other this afternoon in the city, according to police.
Around 4:08 p.m., the 1-year-old and a 17-year-old were the victims of a double shooting in Kensington, police said. Three men in a green or black Honda Odyssey minivan opened fire on Orleans Street between Amber and Martha and hit the toddler in the shoulder, police said. The 17-year-old was declared brain dead at Temple Hospital Monday night.
The child was taken to Episcopal Hospital by a private vehicle and was then transported to St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in stable condition, police said.