Police gather in a rear driveway on Revere Street in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia after a 19-year-old man was shot in the back during an attempted robbery Thursday night. Photograph for the #GunCrisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.
The victim was hospitalized in critical condition, according to 6ABC.
According to philly.com, the wounded man was being held as a prisoner after police said they found a revolver and a small bag of marijuana in his possession.
Another man was critically wounded in a West Philadelphia shooting Thursday evening.
Earlier Thursday, a 29-year-old man was shot in the leg on 74th Avenue in West Oak Lane section of the city.
An eight-year-old girl was hospitalized in stable condition following an accidental shooting that occurred while with her seven-year-old brother in the same section of the city Thursday morning.