PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say a man is in custody after a woman was shot in the head and killed in North Philadelphia. It happened on the 300 block of West Huntingdon Street around 5:50 p.m. Monday.
Police say the 25-year-old woman was shot once in the head. She was transported to Temple University Hospital where she was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Thursday's Storms Break Record For Most Tornadoes In Tri-State Area In Single Day
Police say two weapons were recovered.READ MORE: Philadelphia Announces Phase 2 Of Street Cleaning Program Running Through November
The homicide comes after another violent weekend in Philadelphia. More than 30 people were shot, including several children.
Also on Monday, Mayor Jim Kenney formally denied requests for an emergency or disaster declaration for Philadelphia’s growing gun violence problem.MORE NEWS: Body Found In Northeast Philadelphia Positively Identified As Missing Woman Casey Johnston: Sources
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