Three People Injured in 55th Street Shooting

PHILADELPHIA, PA — Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s help in finding three suspects wanted in connection with a shooting that injured three people.

Authorities stated that the incident occurred on February 15, 2023, at 7:04 pm, when two males dressed in all black clothing and armed with semi-automatic weapons opened fire on a crowd of people standing by a convenience store at 55th Market St. Three people, were struck and listed in stable condition at local hospitals. Prior to the shooting, the suspects were dropped off by a silver sedan, presumed to be a 2019 Volkswagen Passat, on the unit block of North Ithan St. This vehicle is seen speeding by the scene, northbound on the unit block of North 56th St.

If you have any information about this shooting, call or text 215.686.TIPS (8477).

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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