Three People Shot, One Killed On Castor Avenue

Alex Lloyd Gross File Photo Phila Police Headquarters

by Alex Lloyd Gross

November 18 2021

Violent crime is everywhere,  in every neighborhood.  Last night, November 18, 2021 just before 8:00 PM,  when three people were shot by an unknown gunman  on the 6300 block of Castor Avenue.  One male was shot once in the chest. He was rushed to Jefferson Torresdale Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 8:32 PM.


A 31 year old male was also shot  at the same location, in the back,  and in his left foot. A 22 year old male was also shot one time in his left calf. He was taken to Albert Einstein Medical Center.  Both males were admitted in stable condition. Police are looking for security camera footage. Multiple gunshots were fired, police said.  No motive was given.