Teen killed in Darby Borough basketball court shooting

A teenager was gunned down in Darby Borough Sunday night after he had finished playing basketball.
A teenager was gunned down in Darby Borough Sunday night after he had finished playing basketball.

A teenager was gunned down in Darby Borough Sunday night as he and a few others finished playing basketball.

The fatal shooting occurred about 10 p.m., 6ABC Action News reports. An armed robber approached the group at the basketball court on the 500 block of Cedar Avenue in the Delaware County community and opened fired when the five males, ranging from 17 to 20 years old, tried to flee the area.

The injured 19-year-old man was able to make it to a nearby home, where he collapsed. He was later pronounced dead at an area hospital.


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