17-Year-Old Girl Shot Three Times, Killed In East Mount Airy, Philadelphia Police Say

It happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. at Ross and Sharpnack Streets.

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1/15/2022 4:04:00 PM

A teenage girl was shot multiple times and killed in East Mount Airy Friday night, but investigators don't think she was the target. HMonroeNews reports.

It happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. at Ross and Sharpnack Streets.

READ MORE:She was rushed to Chestnut Hill Hospital, where police said she was pronounced dead at 9 p.m.Police said at this time no arrests have been made and no weapon has been recovered.Investigators do not believe she was the target.READ MORE:Authorities Identify 54-Year-Old Woman Who Died In West Deptford Fire As Jill Travis

“We believe that there was someone else in the vehicle who was actually the target of the shooters,” Inspector D.F. Pace said. “There were four people inside that vehicle when the shooters opened fire on it. No one else in the vehicle was struck by gunfire.”

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HMonroeNews This is so horrible, I don't know what's going on in my city to be honest.

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