Two people were killed and five wounded overnight Sunday and Monday in separate shootings in different parts of Philadelphia, police said.
The bloodshed followed a weekend during which 15 people were shot, two fatally, in the city.
The latest shooting happened Monday afternoon on a Southwest Philadelphia street. There, a 25-year-old man was shot in the right thigh in the 1900 block of South 59th Street about 2:20 p.m. He was taken by police to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, where he was reported in stable condition.