Saturday, August 29, 2015

5 reported hurt in Chester shooting

Five people were reported wounded in an overnight shooting in Chester.

Police were called to the scene near 9th and Tilghman streets shortly after midnight.

Initial police radio reports said there was a crowd at the site and television news outlets reported that the group was standing on a basketball court at the time.

No arrests were reported. It wasn't immediately known what sparked the shooting.

The victims were taken to Crozer-Chester Medical Center.


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