81-year-old Woman Shot, Killed Inside South Philly Grocery Store

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An elderly woman was shot and killed inside a grocery store in South Philadelphia.

Police say the gunman shot the woman multiple times inside Marie’s Grocery Store at South 6th and Wharton Streets just before 9 a.m.

She was transported to Jefferson Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified by her brother-in-law as 81-year-old Marie Buck, the owner of the store.

Authorities say the male suspect was dressed in all black, wearing a hood. No additional description is available at this time.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

Article Org: Philadelphia.cbslocal.com

  2 comments for “81-year-old Woman Shot, Killed Inside South Philly Grocery Store

  1. ExPhilly
    December 26, 2016 at 11:24 pm

    I guess enough is never going to be enough in Philly. These type of murders have been going on since the 1960’s, The police will never get a handle on Philly crime, it will keep getting worse until the people take up arms and go on the offensive.

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