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7 Shot, 2 Dead on Violent Night



    7 Shot, 2 Dead on Violent Night

    Seven people were shot and two of them are dead during a violent night in the Philadelphia area.

    Police say that two people are dead after a shooting around 11:30 Saturday night on the 500-block of Erie Street in Camden.   

    So far, no details have been released.

    About an hour later, two men, both in their 20s, were shot in the leg in Kensington.

    The men were shot in the area of Mutter Street.

    One ran to a restaurant at Lehigh and Mascher after being injured. The other showed up at Temple University Hospital a short time after the shooting.

    Police are unsure if the men shot each other. Neither are cooperating with authorities.

    Just before 2 a.m., three people were shot at a block party in North Philadelphia.

    Police say a 26-year-old man was hit in the chest, arm and stomach. He is in critical condition.

    A 57-year-old man and 26-year-old woman were shot in the arm. Both are stable, according to authorities.

    All three were taken to Temple Hospital.

    No suspects have been arrested.