According to reports, Philadelphia has reported that there have been 100 homicides so far in the year 2021. It has been noted that the amount of people who were killed is up 30% from this same point in 2020.
The 100th victim in the city lost their life this past Saturday on North 34th Street in West Philadelphia. The 101st homicide victim went down on Monday morning as a 31-year-old man was gunned down on Lancaster Avenue in West Philadelphia. Around this time in 2020, the amount of homicides reported at the time was 76. Stay tuned for more updates.
source: Newsradio KYW