Friday, April 9, 2021
Friday, April 9, 2021

3 gunned down following anti-gun rally Thursday in Chester

Get Your Content. Daily.

Be the first to know about the biggest stories as they break. Sign up for breaking news email alerts from Your Content.

Police in Delaware County are investigating a shooting that left three people wounded Thursday night and a serious accident that followed just 40-minutes later.

The gunfire comes right after hundreds marched Thursday night with the victim’s grieving parents and siblings throughout their East End neighborhood, two days after a young city woman was gunned down in front of her West 21st Street residence.

Just after 9 p.m. Thursday, Chester City Police responded to a shooting on the 1100 block of Pine Lane.

A 43-year-old man, 26-year-old man and 51-year-old woman were wounded as a result to the gunfire.

- Advertisement -

All of the victims were transported to Crozer-Chester Medical Center by private auto.

Police tell us the men were shot out back of a residence and the woman was struck by a stray bullet while inside the home.

All of the victims were treated at Crozer-Chester Medical Center and none of the injuries appear life threatening at this time.

No additional information is immediately available.

Just 40-minutes later, police responded to an accident on Route 291.

According to Captain James Chubb of the City of Chester Police, a Lexus sedan travelling east on 291 went off the roadway near Concord Ave before flipping over several times and eventually coming to a stop in a rear yard on Penn St.

The operator of the vehicle was ejected and was taken to Crozer-Chester Medical Center for treatment.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

- Advertisement -

Protect Independent Journalism

Your Content is a nonprofit newsroom registered in Pennsylvania [Entity No.: 6690403] that produces nonpartisan, evidence-based journalism to expose injustice, corruption and wrongdoing.

Spearheading the news revolution for Americans across the nation, Your Content has brought a voice to those the media failed to acknowledge.

This story you’ve just finished was funded by our readers and we hope it inspires you to make a gift to Your Content so that we can publish more reports like this one that holds people in power to account and produces real change.

Your donation will help us ensure that we can continue this critical work. We are busier than ever covering stories you won’t see anywhere else.

USA
31,717,404
confirmed cases
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
united states
573,856
deaths
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
united states
6,870,679
active
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
united states
24,272,869
recovered
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
World
134,548,724
confirmed cases
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
world
2,915,432
deaths
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
world
23,314,008
active
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am
world
108,319,284
recovered
Updated on April 9, 2021 2:42 am

Related Articles