Shots Fired & School Lockdown: 1 Victim Shot; Requesting Prayers

September 24, 2018

Early Monday morning on September 24, gunshots were fired, and a 17-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder.

At this time, we are asking our readers to keep the young woman in your thoughts and prayers. Many people have expressed their feelings through multiple social media sites. Will you join us in praying for her?

According to police and local news channel "FOX29," an investigation is underway after a teenage student was shot in Philadelphia's Logan neighborhood.

Shortly after 8:15 a.m., the victim was shot on the 1600 block of West Olney Avenue. The 17-year-old girl ran to a nearby high school, Central High School, to ask for help. She was then transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center where she was listed in stable condition, according to reports.

Central High School, Widener Memorial School, and Philadelphia High School were placed on lockdown following the incident. The lockdown has since been lifted, according to "FOX29."

There are no further details available at this time.