Haiwai.com, August 9 (CNN) reported that six people, including a pregnant woman, were shot in Philadelphia on the night of Saturday (8th) local time.
the Philadelphia police said three women, aged 59, 24 and 18, were taken to hospital in stable condition and the unborn baby is currently in good health, the report said. Three teenage boys were also hospitalized and in stable condition.
the police issued a statement saying, “we are shocked by the violence, and we will firmly hold those who break the law accountable.” According to the report, police have not arrested anyone, nor seized weapons. Since the beginning of this year, as of August 7, at least 98 people under the age of 18 have been shot in Philadelphia, according to the Philadelphia police department.