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at 11:00. >> senseless violence that's how the mayor of wilmington, delaware s describing what broke out on the streets of that city this afternoon. someone shot a six-year-old in the head and his mother as well. thanks for joining us tonight at 11:00. i'm iain page has that little boy fights for his live police are trying to track down whomever pulled the trigger. our shawnette wilson has been following this tragic story since it happened and joins us live in wilmington tonight. shawnette. >> reporter: iain, tonight this entire community is hoping for the best for this little boy and his mother, as police continue to search for whoever did this and why. >> i heard them. yeah. because it was loud. it was down there. >> reporter: gunshots frightened this woman as she sat in front of her home on the 700 block of east sixth street in wilmington tuesday afternoon. >> it was a sad thing. you know, it's just something you don't like to see. >> reporter: what she saw a woman who had been shot also screaming for help for her little boy shot, too.
>> just kind of makes you shake little. >> reporter: police say around 2:30 in the afternoon officers on patrol in the area of west fourth and lombard heard gunshots and put out a call for more police they got there to find a 31-year-old woman shot in her left arm her sick-year-old son shot in the head. >> she just kept asking call any 911. call 911. >> reporter: this woman who lives nearby doesn't want to show her face. >> sad and despicable. >> reporter: neighbors say the woman and child were in this car when they were shot. bland rushed to get here. her son and grandchildren live on the block. >> you can't come outside. you can get let your kids be raised on the street. it's ridiculous. report roar the little boy was taken to ai dupont children's hospital for surgery where he was listed in critical condition. his mother is in the hospital. she is in stable condition. and tonight no word yet on a description of the suspect or the get away car. iain. >> shawnette, thank you. breaking news tonight in mayfair where philadelphia
police rushed to the scene of a rec center shooting earlier tonight. our jennifer joyce joins us live from the scene. jennifer. >> reporter: good evening, iain. so at 7:30 p.m. this basketball court here behind me packed with young people. the lower mayfair rec center also crowded with kids. a scary tim for families when a gunshot is fired. police have a lot of question. they're trying to get to the bottom of all of this. they say it's suspicious. lower mayfair rec center a crime scene tonight. police say around 7:30 the basketball courts on the 6300 block of hawthorn street were packed with unruly teens and young adults. fighting with one another. as police tried to break up the crowd they heard a gunshot fired on the court. and later found the victim at aria frankford hospital with gunshot wound to his leg. >> police are talking to witnesses who heard the gunshot, saw the large crowds and saw someone appeared to though something on the roof. >> reporter: police tell us
they went up on the roof and recovered a handgun which matched the shell casings found on the court's below. police say they went to the hospital to talk to the victim. he's not sharing details. >> for some reason, our we are-year-old shooting victim when questioned by police and detectives is completely uncooperative, and he will not tell us why he was shot or how he was shot. it's not out of the question that this 24-year-old victim shot himself. >> reporter: so police tell me that they have more questions for that young man and they plan to conduct additional interviews once he's released from the hospital. police also tell me there are surveillance cameras at the school next door and at some homes here in the neighborhood that should help provide some clues in the case. iain? >> jennifer, thank you. police are investigate a double shooting in reading. according to published reports, someone shot two people along the 1,000 block of months street it happened around 5:30.
we do not know the condition of the victim. fox 29's kathy orr track something rain on your radar tonight. some showers moving through wilmington, delaware. early to night and with it came the cooler temperatures. a light jacket not bad idea if you're outside. we won't have to worry about this chill very much longer, right. >> not much longer i had my coat on tonight you'll need it tomorrow morning talking about some spotty showers but cool. we have that easterly know and it's impacting everywhere. from the city to the shore. temperatures are cool. it's 57 degrees. the high today only 69. we should be hovering around 80 this time of year. it is 47 degrees in the poconos. turn on the heat tonight. 57 degrees in allentown. millville 56. 54 in wrightstown. down the shore the ocean is actually keeping it a little bit milder. 59 in wildwood and veep degrees at cape may point much we an area of low pressure way cold front moving that was. some showers rotating around that low and northern delaware seeing some rain near delaware city to the north of middletown
and newark and also heading toward new castle and into wilmington. so those showers will continue during the overnight and we'll dry the out come tomorrow morning with a few shot pee showers. 69 the high tomorrow. well below that average of 80. still below normal thursday. friday at normal and saturday finally creeping above average as we head toward the mid period of the month already as we go hour by hour some showers overnight tonight. everything pulling back inland and seeing some cloudy skies come tomorrow morning. breaks in the overcast despite a shower ear or there.& but nothing heavy in the way of rain. then slowly clearing it out wednesday night into thursday. thursday could be our first sunny day this week. it's going to be close. after that it's looking even better. so overnight tonight look for mostly cloudy skies. 54 degrees. a shower, the possibility of an isolated storm more likely some showers. tomorrow 68 degrees. mostly cloudy breaks in the overcast that persistent northeasterly wind keeping it cool with temperatures running
12 degrees below normal. on your seven day forecast increasing sun for thursday. friday looking good. 80. 85 saturday. sunday 88. some spots could make it to 90. monday we'll go 92. tuesday 92 as well. even into next wednesday it could be pretty warm in the 90s. meaning a heat wave. if you're going down the shore saturday and sun day temperatures look warm as well around 80 degrees. looking good. finally turning the corner, iain. >> sounds good, kathy. thanks. 13 years later legendary entertainer bill cosby meets his accuser face to face in a court of law. andrea constand took the witness stand in cosby's indecent assault trial today. she told the jury she considered cosby a friend and a mentor but she says in january of 2000 sand four cosby drugged her and then groped her at his cheltenham mansion. constand testified that cosby gave her three blue pills soon she said quote i began to slur my words, had trouble seeing him and my mouth very cotton knee. she said she was jolted awake to
find cosby groping her breasts and genitals and other cosby accusers were in the courtroom today to watch the showdown. >> we had to be here. we really had to be here. you know, this is catharsis for us. >> you've seen how difficult it is to be on the stand. >> i'm so relieved i'm not on the stand, you know, but i have made night statements and my statements stand true weren't all know what he is. >> cosby has denied sexually assaulting anyone and his lawyers are trying to tear apart inconsistent cease in constand's story that cross examination continues tomorrow morning in norristown. happening right now arc hard lesson learned for local tv personality. >> that's why society hates you! because you guys do bleep like this. >> she got caught on camera getting in the face of a philadelphia police officer. after she got kick out of a comedy club for rude behavior.
our chris o'connell joins us live at that helium comedy club in center city where it all was caught on video. chris? >> reporter: iain, the woman seen in that video tells fox 29 tonight she believes she may have been drugged on sunday night. before going off on that philadelphia police officer who frankly showed some amazing restraint. tonight as that video goes viral, that woman is apologizi apologizing. >> you're bleep suckers. >> reporter: five and a half minute video of the potty mouth woman welling and be rate ago philly cop has hit viral status. >> you're all a piece of bleep. that's why everybody hates you. that's why society hates you because you guys do bleep like this for no bleep reason. >> video shot sunday night shows 28-year-old colleen campbell hurling profanities at a blistering pace after police say she was asked to leave center city's helium comedy club.
campbell was arrested for disorderly conduct and assault. >> exploded a lot of f bombs. b bombs. >> new york comedian will sylvan shot the video outside the club many campbell was fired from w wphl17 and let go from her bartending job at definitely's den in south philly. >> as for that cop. >> -- he deserved cop of the year. i know a lot of cops out there. they do a good job, but that cop definitely deserved cop the year that. cop has not yet been identified by philadelphia police. a statement tonight, colleen campbell says in part, i am ashamed and embarrassed by my actions. i'm hopeful that the philadelphia police officer who dealt with me sunday night will allow me to apologize in person and express to him how truly sorry i am for what transpired. now also in that statement, campbell says she's now been the
target of thousands of lewd and threatening phone calls she's received since that video has been released. iain. >> all right, chris, thank you. you decide 2016 -- 2017 and we now know who will try to become new jersey's next governor. voters today in the garden state choosing democrat phil murphy in the gubernatorial primary. murphy winning over five other democrats. he's a former ambassador. he'll run against kim guadagno. she won over four other republicans and in the democratic primary for camden's neck mayor frank moran has won by a large margin with most of the vote in he will be on the ballot. democratic primary for atlantic city's next mayor marty small is the winner with 45% of the vote. he won by only a few points over frank willia gilliam. good why mike schmidt says a certain phillies player can't be
street. the victim 27 years of age was rush to temple university hospital where she is stable tonight. police say she may have been hit by stray bullet. so far there have been no arrests. templets night, four teens are in custody in connection with some disturbing facebook video that went viral showing some youngsters punching man with intellectual dissables. police are still looking for whoever recorded that video. police say the 38-year-old victim was surrounded by the pack of kids on memorial day. caretaker is now helping the man with the police investigation. meanwhile police are looking into whether any of those kids in that group are connected to yet another assault where a principal was hit with brick. fox 29 is the only station with viewers all across our area getting paid to show viewers news that's happening in our commune n they submit it via the fresco app ton night we have these stories thanks to our fresco user. dawn washington do we have tonight an nj transit bus driver
is dead after a woman sat him in the middle of the afternoon. steven was there as police comb the scene for evidence. they identified that driver as 45-year-old ryan reynolds of sicklerville. investigators say jackson shot him in washington township then turn the gun on herself in mantua township. it is not yet clear what the victim and shooter's relationship was if there was relationship and so far no word on a motive. in center city, new officers for philadelphia's firefighters paramedic union were sworn in. hammer staying shares this video of the ceremony. eight officers will take on positions to lead the unit. now vineland for bay yas crime training host beside several law enforcement agencies in new jersey. covers how to recognize, respond and report a by as crime or incident. segment of the training covered the role of a community out reach in preventing crimes. when you see news happen, take out your phone and shoot it and
use the fresco app to september it our newsroom. >> national champs right in phillies background. west chester welcomes home that ran the table on the on the way to the title. a championship you may not have known know. ♪ we just know how to win. he got the grill. hell of a coach. hell of a staff. hell of a lineup. just everything is just solid throughout. >> reporter: it's hank. question for you, if a little college baseball team won the national championship but no one was around to see it, did it really ever happen? strike three. we have chester -- >> my take is absolutely you better not doubt it meet the we have chester university golden rams. ♪ >> west chester university through a party for its baseball team this afternoon. the new division two national champs. >> golden rams tweet their way
to the title. >> they rapid up the title sunday afternoon beating san diego five-two. in front of some people. it wasn't many. >> because of the travel stuff and games gout got pushed. people were already leaving. i think this turn out might have doubled that turn out. [ laughter ] >> reporter: i went look for the team's mojo this afternoon at their park. the empty stands bleigh the size of the a accomplishment. not long on the west chester faithful here i'll baseball sign it or you. a d2 national championship puts the rams above 300 other programs nationwide. two titles in sinks years. he's got one rule. >> one team rule to do the right thing. we're not perfect with it. if everybody is doing the right thing, things go smoothly you a you have a man's to meemies your potential. >> just like the rams grounds keeper this team goes about it's business doing it's john it's so way.
senior pitcher joe, is a good example. >> we flat out within ballgames. [ laughter ] >> he hadn't teammates can be themselves within the confines of this team. credits the coach. >> he didn't put anything on us to like force us. you guys got to be that way or that way. we just created that op our own. i think that's what took us he here. >> you can learn a lot sitting in an will the ballpark. i'm trying to be deep here. never mine. ♪ >> you learn a lot more from college kids fresh from a month of playing winning baseball on the road every day. they got that look in their eye they know they're the best in the country they proved it and it's theirs to keep west chester golden rams baseball team, national champions. i'm hank and that's my take. >> speaking of sports sean what's coming in up in sports. mike schmidt needs a little education when it comes to baseball. today a hispanic addressed his comments about odubel herrera
and spanish speaking players. that's coming up next in my sports commentary. from the time i was pregnant with him, had so much life and energy in him. he wanted out, and he wanted to conquer the world. right now, quinton's goal is to be a doctor. it's not easy being a single parent with three kids and having to provide for them.
barrier. >> mike schmidt needs to get in touch with reality. okay. old ways of thinking in baseball has to go. schmidt basically said you can't build a team around a due bell because of language barrier. later he called her rah and apologized and tried to clarify the statements much listen i understand what schmidt was trying to say but he's dead wrong. okay. guys need to be able to communicate and talk baseball with the other players but just because you can't speak english as your first language doesn't mean that you can't do herrera may need a translator to talk to the bleed. he knows how to speak language. he knows how to yell at a player if he needs to also 27% of the players in the game or hispanic half of the great players on the phillies are spanish speaking. besides that are ton of the great places teams built around english wasn't their first language. miguel cabrera, roberto clemen clemente. mike schmidt you're dead wrong. new towed rethink this.
iain. >> adorable reason to visit the philadelphia zoo. 17-year-old kyra welcome this baby boy gorilla. the delivery wasn't easy. kyra went into labor on thursday then on friday something seemed a little off. vets and doctors from u penn and jefferson came in to help deliver the little boy. the zoo says kyra has been cradling her baby non-stop. ♪ >> did you a ten the roots picnic this past weekend festival peer? if you if you didn't you missed this precious moment when pharrell took the stage that. little guy is eight-year-old reef he's got leukemia and a big fan of pharrell inn singer sent a car to drive him from ohio to the show and had him sing along that song happy. i think it probably made him pretty happy. >> pharrell can't do anything wrong. >> he can't. >> he does all the rye thing. all the right music. stuff to make you feel good.
>> and he's cool. >> he is cool. >> very cool. >> i think him and his wife just had triplets. >> no way. just like you. >> he's coping you. >> well -- you're cool. >> maybe i should copy pharrell, i don't know. >> maybe you shall. [ laughter ] >> he can dance. >> that's right. >> well more entertainment news coming up on fox 29. we got tmz and dish nation then of course stay tuned for chasing news and then that's followed by the simpsons. that's your lineup coming up tonight. we are are back here at 4:00 a.m. for "good day philadelphi philadelphia". sue serio and bob kelly have your weather and covered all morning long much thanks for watching have a great night. introducing fios gigabit connection. superfast internet at an incredible price. with speeds up to 940 megs. that's 20x faster than most people have. and, it's just $79.99 a month online for 1 year.
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harvey: ok. how else to put it? kendrick lamar, keeping his sister down. >> kendrick lamar bought his sister a toyota camry for her graduation present and absolutely got blasted for eing cheap. >> if he bought a g-wagon, he would have gone crazy saying i can't believe he bought an 18-year-old a g-wagon. >> no, that would have been aren't. he's a gazillionaire. it's equivalent of me buying my sister a unicycle for it is. >> david spade, he's been burglarized for $8le walked int grabbed his safe, walked out. y. how do you open the safe?afe to welder? >> yes. harvey: ex off blake and lucas last night. but it was so this season.