Gunfire leaves two men wounded, one critically, Tuesday night in Brewerytown

Newkirk and Cecil B Moore Double ShootingNeighbors pass through the crime scene to get to a home after two men were rushed to area hospitals following a shooting in the area of Cecil B. Moore Avenue and North 28th Street shortly after 11 p.m. Tuesday night in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.

Newkirk and Cecil B Moore Double ShootingAccording to police, one victim was in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the chest the other was reported stable with leg wounds.

Police said that at least seven shots were fired from at least one semiautomatic handgun, and that one weapon was recovered at the scene of the shooting, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.

According to a 6ABC report, police are trying to determine if the shootout was just between the two men or if a third person was involved.

Slideshow: Brewerytown shooting investigation photos by Joseph Kaczmarek
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