Salahaldin Mahmoud was a younger entrepreneur. At 21-years-old he was working his personal towing enterprise.
On the evening of July 4, Mahmoud was working within the space of sixtieth and Sansom streets in West Philadelphia.
“I simply had picked up the telephone and referred to as him at 10 o’clock. He stated, ‘Mother, I am gonna go get one thing to eat, after which I am going to return to work,'” stated his mom, Lennora Mahmoud.
She says Mahmoud stopped by a vacation celebration at a clothes retailer referred to as Premiere Bande in the identical location.
Mahmoud was mates with the shop proprietor.
“He invited everybody from the group, and my son knew him properly,” she stated.
At 10:42 p.m., dozens of pictures had been fired into the group on the celebration. Surveillance video reveals a number of shooters firing weapons earlier than fleeing on foot. Mahmoud and the 23-year-old proprietor of Premiere Bande had been shot and killed. A 16-year-old lady was injured.
Mahmoud was the cousin of State Senator Sharif Avenue.
“This might occur to anyone’s baby. I by no means thought it might occur to mine,” she stated.
The Metropolis of Philadelphia is providing as much as a $20,000 reward. The Residents Crime Fee is making one other $18,700 accessible for info that results in the arrest and conviction of the individuals accountable.
All you must do is name the Residents Crime Fee at 215-546-TIPS. All calls will stay nameless.
“If you already know what occurred, you already know the information are nameless. If you wish to, please come ahead by any means,” Lennora stated.
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