Samuel and Margaret Simmons
Youfh slain by police a of .. PHILADELPHIA (AP)-A Philadelphia youth who reportedly reportedly had been under treatment for mental disorders was shot and killed by police after he wounded two other persons while on a shooting spree, officials reported. Two officers, one of whom was wounded in the gunfight, shot 17-year-old Samuel Simmons Simmons to death on a West Philadelphia' street Tuesday night, police said: The youth was shot in the face and abdomen after wandering wandering through hi's neighborhood neighborhood on a wild half-hour shooting shooting spree in which he fired least a dozen rounds from a caliber pistol. Mrs. Margaret Simmons, 35, said her son became enraged for an undetermined reason inside their home Tuesday evening, evening, police related. Officers said he grabbed the pistol some loose ammunition.