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Three individuals tragically lost their lives in a shooting incident that occurred in a bustling entertainment district of Philadelphia on Saturday night, Your Content has learned.
The victims have been identified as Gregory Jackson (34 years old), Alexis Quinn (27 years old), and Kristopher Minners (22 years old).
The incident unfolded when multiple individuals unleashed gunfire upon a crowd gathered in the vibrant nightlife area of South Street.
Philadelphia Police Commissioner, Danielle Outlaw, revealed that one of the victims was engaged in a physical altercation with another individual, which potentially precipitated the unfortunate incident.
Upon investigation, authorities discovered two firearms at the scene, one of which possessed an extended magazine.
As law enforcement continues its efforts to gather more information and bring clarity to this distressing event, the city of Philadelphia grapples with an escalating wave of gun violence over the weekend, according to The New York Times.