- Associated Press - Friday, August 12, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Police say a violent hour in Philadelphia saw four people attacked across the city, one fatally.

Philly.com reports (https://bit.ly/2bmDJro ) the first incident occurred at about 2 p.m. Thursday when gunfire broke out in the city’s Overbook section. Police say an 18-year-old man was shot once in the left leg and was hospitalized in stable condition.

About a half-hour later, police say a 24-year-old man was fatally shot in Point Breeze.

Investigators say a 30-year-old woman was then slashed in the face and neck by a neighbor in Logan around 2:45 p.m. The woman was hospitalized in stable condition and the neighbor was arrested.

Just before 3 p.m., police say a 23-year-old man was shot in the right thigh in Kensington. He’s in stable condition.

No arrests have been made in the shootings.

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Information from: Philly.com, https://www.philly.com/

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