Two teenage boys were shot on Friday night in Hunting Park following a high school football game, according to police. Robert Coleman, the District 12 excecutive director, said that they were starters on the Simon Gratz football team.
The victims, ages 16 and 17, suffered multiple gunshot wounds at Broad Street and Hunting Park Avenue in the city's 39th District.
The shooting occurred, according to the report, after Simon Gratz's 32-0 win over visiting Dobbins. The game started at 6 p.m. and was held three blocks from the shooting.