Philadelphia Police have released surveillance video in hopes of identifying the suspect wanted for a shooting that injured three young men Tuesday night in West Oak Lane.
A gunman fired into a Chinese food store at 6600 North 18th at about 10:30 p.m. A 22-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were each wounded in an arm and a leg, and a 21-year-old was shot in the arm. All three victims were reported in stable condition at Einstein Medical Center.
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At about the same time Tuesday night, a 27-year-old man was shot five times inside a home on the 600 block of North Shedwick Street in the Mantua section of the city. He was reported in stable condition at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Earlier Tuesday night, a 34-year-old woman discovered that she was wounded in the right check after hearing gunshots while sitting in a car at West Huntingdon and North Stanley Streets in Strawberry Mansion. She was reported in stable condition at temple University Hospital.
Editor’s note: Earlier reporting on this incident was delayed by technical diffciulties.