Updated with crime scene photos: Shooters wound four, one critically, overnight in Philadelphia

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Police investigate at the scene of a shooting in the Olney section of Philadelphia overnight. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly IV.

Four men were wounded by gunfire in separate incidents during a four-hour span overnight, including three victims in West Philadelphia and one in Olney.

Police rushed a 20-year-old man to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, or HUP, where he was reported in stable condition after he was shot twice on the 4900 block of West Stiles Street in the Parkside section of West Philadelphia shortly after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

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Police look for evidence after a shooting on Girard Avenue overnight. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Tom Kelly IV.

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Police search Girard Avenue scene.

A 22-year-old man was reported in critical condition after police rushed him to HUP after he was shot in the chest and back at about 12:15 a.m. on the 6500 block of Girard Avenue in West Philadelphia.

Medics rushed a 34-year-old man to Einstein Medical Center, where he was reported in stable condition after he was shot multiple times at about 2:45 a.m. on North Fairhill Street near Lindley in the Olney section of the city.

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Police gather at the Girard Avenue shooting scene.

Finally, a 35-year-old man was reported in stable condition at HUP after he was shot in the area of Lebanon Avenue and 64th Street in the Overbrook section of West Philadelphia shortly after 3 a.m.


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