July 4th Shooting

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Philadelphia Police ID Suspect In July 4th Shooting

The violence has people who live on the Parkway concerned about the upcoming Jay-Z, Pearl Jam Concert Series that is sure to bring thousands back to Center City.


(Mayor Michael Nutter expresses his frustration over the city's gun violence at a City Hall news conference.) (credit: Pat Loeb)

Mayor Nutter: Fourth Of July Shooting Should Not Mar Success Of City’s Celebration

Mayor Michael Nutter expressed his frustration at a City Hall news conference on Thursday over the gun violence that continues to plague Philadelphia, including a shooting during the city’s Fourth of July celebration.