Friday, March 31, 2023
Friday, March 31, 2023

    Double shooting hits Chester overnight

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    CHESTER CITY, Pa. (YC) – Chester City Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left two people injured.

    The gunfire rang out around 1:00 a.m. Saturday on a foot bridge that leads to the Commodore Barry Bridge.

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    Police and medics initially responded to the 1300 block of Nate Ellis Drive in Chester Township for reports of a person shot to the chest.

    The shooting happened just before 12:45 a.m. Saturday.

    When police arrived, they found two victims who reported the shooting happened a few blocks away at the intersection of 12th & Edwards St. in Chester City.

    Chester City Police found seven shell casings at that location — declaring it the crime scene.

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    This is a developing story.

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