Thursday 18 July 2019

One person killed and at least seven others injured in shooting at Philadelphia graduation party

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Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

ONE person has been killed and at least seven others have been shot during a graduation party in Philadelphia, authorities said.

TV station KYW-TV reported the shooting occurred on Sunday shortly before 10.30pm local time.

Authorities said four teenagers between the ages of 15 and 17 suffered gunshot wounds to their legs.

Four adults in their 20s also suffered gunshot wounds.

Law enforcement officials have not identified the dead person and authorities have not provided a motive for the shooting.

No arrests have been made.

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