Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Wednesday, March 15, 2023

    17-year-old gunned down in Upper Darby Thursday

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    UPPER DARBY, Pa. (YC) – Upper Darby Police are investigating a shooting that left one young boy in the hospital Thursday afternoon.

    Police responded to the 300 block of Avon Road, just next to Bywood Elementary School, for reports of a 17-year-old shot.

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    The incident happened at approximately 5:40 p.m.

    According to preliminary reports, the boy was shot outside of the 7-Eleven convenience store on Garrett Road before running home, just one block away.

    The boy suffered a gunshot wound to the chest & was transported to Lankenau Hospital in unknown condition.

    YC was first on location as the story broke.

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    The actor was described as a black male wearing black skinny jeans and a hoodie.

    No further information is immediately available.

    This is a developing story.

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