Stray Bullet Leads Police to Drug Bust - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Stray Bullet Leads Police to Drug Bust



    After a stray bullet struck a car on Kensington Avenue in Philadelphia, police checked to make sure the three people inside were OK. An arrest shortly followed. (Published Friday, Aug. 29, 2014)

    A shooting left a man hospitalized and three people in a nearby car struck by a stray bullet in trouble with the law.

    Gunfire rang out shortly after midnight Friday along the 3300 block of Kensington Avenue in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.

    A bullet struck a 33-year-old man in the knee. He was rushed to Temple University Hospital in stable condition.

    Investigating officers went to check on three people inside a nearby parked car that was struck by a stray bullet.

    Inside, police say they saw drugs and guns.

    All three people in the car were arrested and face drug-related charges, according to police.