8 shot in Philadelphia, 1 person in custody: Police

Eight people were shot near a SEPTA train station in Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, police said.
1:25 | 02/18/21

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Police in Philadelphia have one person in custody in connection with the mass shooting at a busy transportation hub. Eight victims were wounded when shots ring out Wednesday afternoon the oldest a 71 year old man is in critical condition. Police say the motive is unclear shootings in Philadelphia are up nearly 70%. From this time last year. Okay what used to be one of the hot as. Spots on the Atlantic City or walkers now an eight story tall pile of debris. A dozen blasts of dynamite brought down the former trump plaza hotel and casino tower. Crews and floated the building because it was in such bad shape Childs had been breaking off and crashing into the ground. So it open and 1984. With AC's most successful casino for a while once they're closed for good and 2014. The location we paved over it temporarily used as a parking lot when I. You know read that last part they're I thought we're gonna show some my whole file video of way let's play some you know could see no acts and at the craps table on that note. We'll work on it but. The city officials want it to reiterate that it was in such bad shape that might come down and nothing to do with politics. And they want to make a spectacle out of it. Right exactly on the other words some auctions that for people who wanted to push the button. Yes but again as we reported yesterday BM current owner Carl Icahn said Noonan and now. None of that and.

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