By Taylor Giles
At least twenty people were shot and four more people were stabbed over the weekend in Philadelphia.
Out of at least 20 shooting victims, four were pronounced dead over the weekend, according to Fox 29. The first shooting of the weekend occurred Friday night when a man was shot and killed in the city’s Fairhill section at approximately 9:30 p.m.
Frustration is mounting across Philadelphia as police responded to one shooting after the next this weekend. Since Friday night, at least 14 people have been shot in the city. @HughesCBS3 reports. https://t.co/XlZQDhvbWd
— CBS Philadelphia (@CBSPhiladelphia) September 11, 2022
Joseph Dupree was nearby when a 64-year-old man was shot four times Saturday at a trolley station platform, CBS News reported. The victim was later pronounced dead at Jefferson Hospital.
“It’s exhausting,” Dupree said. “I just want to be able to walk around and not fear for my life.” (RELATED: Videos Show Stark Contrast In Philadelphia As Two Officers Get Shot While Fireworks Fly Overhead)
Victims of the shootings this weekend reportedly range in age from 13 to 67 years of age.
Last weekend, at least nine people were killed and 19 more were injured by shootings in Philadelphia.
The Philadelphia Police Department did not immediately respond to the Daily Caller’s request for comment.