Monday, June 14, 2021
Monday, June 14, 2021

Man shot while on phone during Chester City drive-by
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Police in Delaware County are investigating two separate shootings in the City of Chester Sunday.

Just before 9 p.m., a man identified as 25-year-old James Blackwell was walking on the 1100 block of W. Carla’s Lane, talking on the phone.

Moments later, a car drove by and opened fire on him, firing approximately 5 shots striking him once in the forearm.

Blackwell was transported to Crozer-Chester Medical Center and was listed in good condition.

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This shooting marks the second one of the day in Chester City Sunday, with the first on the 400 block of Highland Avenue.

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