Multiple gunmen opened fire in the South Street section of Philadelphia,

killing at least three individuals and injuring 11 others, according to

authorities.

According to Philadelphia Police Inspector D.F. Pace, officers patrolling the

South Street neighbourhood heard gunshots and saw "

 "many active gunmen firing into the crowd."

At a press conference on Sunday, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw said the shooting began about 11:31 p.m. Saturday.

Multiple gunmen opened fire in the South Street section of Philadelphia,