Every year, nearly 3000 children and teens die from gunfire, and nearly 14,000 are injured.

Monday, December 3, 2012

17-year old Philadelphia boy shot and killed

A 17-year old boy, Daquan Parker, was shot in the head and killed, by two suspects, in south Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

From a news article and video:
He had been shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene. 
Police believe two people opened fire. Shell casings littered the street.
So far, no arrests in the case.



  1. Daquan Parker was my best friend he didn't need to die . Why him man this is not fair
    I love you day day 4/29/95-12/1/12

    1. Thank you, Chris. Do you have any further details on the shooting to add, or any further words about Daquan that you wish to share?


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