#GunCrisis: Philadelphia updates for Sunday, 12.29.13
Five men were wounded, two critically, in shooting incidents reported between late Saturday afternoon and early Sunday in Philadelphia.
Medics rushed a 38-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was reported to be in stable medical condition after he was shot several times at about 11 a.m. Saturday in the area of North Lawrence and West Huntingdon Streets in the Fairhill section of North Philadelphia. CBS3 reports that the victim was shot outside a grocery store:
Police rushed a 21-year-old man to Temple, where he was reported stable after he was wounded shortly before 3 p.m. on East Cornwall Street, near F and Westmoreland Streets in Kensington. NBC10 reports that the victim was shot in the stomach:
At about 8:30 p.m., a 24-year-old man was shot twice on North Garnett Street, near West York and 19th Streets in North Philadelphia. He was listed in critical condition with abdominal and leg wounds at Temple University Hospital.
A few minutes later, police rushed a 22-year-old man to the Aria Health Torresdale Campus, where he was reported stable with a shoulder wound after he was shot on Algard Street near Devereaux Streets in the Wissinoming section of Northeast Philadelphia. NBC10 reported that authorities were seeking a man in a red hoodie who fled the scene in a black Mercury with Delaware plates:
Police rushed a critically-wounded shooting victim to Hahnemann University Hospital after an incident reported shortly before 4 a.m. on North 29th Street near West Sedgley Avenue in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city.
As we previously reported, one man was killed and another was critically wounded in shooting incidents reported early Saturday morning:
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