PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police say two 17-year-old boys were killed in a quadruple shooting in Point Breeze. It happened around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday on the 1800 block of Moore Street.
Authorities say three 17-year-old boys and an 18-year-old man were shot in the incident.READ MORE: Reading Man, Paul C. Burkert, Charged In Deadly Shooting Outside Pat's Steaks
Two of the 17-year-old boys were shot multiple times and later died at the hospital, investigators say.
Another 17-year-old boy was shot once in the right arm and placed in stable condition at the hospital, according to police. Police say an 18-year-old man was shot in the ankle and is in stable condition.READ MORE: Police Investigating If Crash Is Connected To Alleged Attempted Robbery, Shooting Nearby In East Frankford
“There’s just so much going on and so much that they’re dealing with at younger and younger ages, and now for their lives to be gone and to be completely erased is beyond — quite frankly, it’s rare, but I’m at a loss for words for it,” Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw said.
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