Police: Pregnant Woman Wounded In Overbrook Double Shooting

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police are investigating a double shooting in West Philadelphia late Tuesday evening. One of the victims is reportedly pregnant.

The shooting happened at 60th Street and Lansdowne Avenue in the city’s Overbrook neighborhood.

According to sources, one of the victims, a 20-year-old female, was reportedly seven months pregnant. She was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania where she underwent surgery. She is reportedly listed in critical condition.

The second victim was shot once in the back and once in the left leg. He was also taken to HUP where he is listed in stable condition.

It was not immediately known if there were any arrests. The motive and the shooting remain under police investigation.

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  • Anonymous

    I hope everyone is alright, especially the pregnant lady and her baby. This is terrible. I hope they catch the COWARDS, I mean perps.

  • Jim Seagle

    Wow, OK man that is jsut downright messed up dude. Seriously.


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