Boyfriend shoots girlfriend’s parents, killing her father in North Philly

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Authorities say a man who fatally shot the father of his girlfriend and shot and injured her mother in North Philadelphia is on the run.

Authorities said the incident happened at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday on the 2700 block of North Garnett Street.

49-year-old father of the suspect was short multiple times and was transported to the hospital, where he was declared dead, police states.

Authorities said the wife, 43, was struck by a bullet to the hand and is in a stable condition.

The unidentified suspect fled the scene after the shooting , according to reports.

Officials said two shell casings, a semi-automatic gun and a Nike sneaker was found at the scene and are being kept as evidence.

Authorities are working to know the motive in the incident.