Teen Boy Charged in Shooting Outside Grocery Store | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Teen Boy Charged in Shooting Outside Grocery Store




    Police say a 15-year-old youth has been charged with attempted murder and related offenses in a daylight shooting outside a Philadelphia grocery store that critically injured another 15-year-old boy.

    Investigators say the gunfire erupted after an apparent argument by the corner store in the East Mount Airy section around 3:15 p.m. Sunday. They say the boy was shot once in the chest and taken to a hospital, where he remained in critical condition Monday.

    Teen Shot Outside Grocery Store

    [PHI] Teen Shot Outside Grocery Store
    A teen boy is in the hospital after he was shot outside a grocery store following an argument with three men. NBC10's Monique Braxton has the details.
    (Published Sunday, April 21, 2013)

    Police said at least two males were seen running from the scene. Witnesses said a fight or argument between two groups of teenagers may have been what led to the shooting.
    The names of the victim and the suspects have not been released.

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