University of Pennsylvania Hospital
Police say a man was shot once in the chest Saturday night while inside his car in the Wynnefield neighborhood of Philadelphia.
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Police say a van hit two cars, one of them a police cruiser, injuring an officer as well as a father and his son.
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Police say a man is in critical condition after he was shot four times outside a retail store Sunday night in South Philadelphia.
Authorities say it had been a violent night in Philadelphia even before the early morning shooting death of an off-duty police officer.
19-year-old Joshua Burno is in critical condition at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital. Police say he was shot early this morning in his home after a planned ax-wielding ambush on police.
At about 3:30 p.m. police responded to reports of shots fired in the 1500 block of S. Garnett Street.