PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating after four women were shot and one was stabbed multiple times during the overnight hours Sunday in Kensington. Officials observed large puddles of blood, multiple cases and a woman suffering from a gunshot wound on the 3100 block of Weymouth Street just before 3:30 a.m.
Officials say a 23-year-old woman suffering a gunshot wound to the right shoulder was transported to Temple University Hospital.READ MORE: 6 People Injured, Including Child, Following Camden House Fire
Three other women, ages 21, 24, and 28, were reportedly found suffering gunshot wounds to the leg inside a home on the street. They were transported to Temple University Hospital.
A fifth victim, a 25-year-old woman, being treated at Jeanes Hospital for multiple stab wounds told police she was injured during the incident on the 3100 block of Weymouth Street.READ MORE: Addiction To Smartphones Will Result In Poor Sleep, New Study Says
An investigation is ongoing.
No arrests have been made at this time.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, City Officials To Provide COVID-19 Update As Sports Fans Hope To Be Back In Stands Soon
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the East Detectives at 215-686-3243.