One man was shot and killed in West Philadelphia and four people were shot, one killed, along the 5000 block of North 5th Street.
Authorities identified the suspect as 51-year old Mark Geisenheyer, an ex-felon with a long criminal history.
Philadelphia police officers came upon a shooting at a gas station at around 11 p.m. Monday night that turned into an exchange with officers.
Philadelphia homicide detectives had a busy night investigating three unrelated homicides – totaling eight victims.
Philadelphia police are investigating whether two shootings early Monday morning are related.
Philadelphia police are investigating two shootings that killed one man and left another man hospitalized.