Man shot from passing car at North Philadelphia bus stop

Police search for evidence at the scene of a drive-by shooting Tuesday night in North Philadelphia. Photographs for the Gun Crisis Reporting Project by Joseph Kaczmarek.


Police rushed a 36-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition after he was shot just before midnight Tuesday on North 17th Street near West York Street in North Philadelphia.

Police said the victim was waiting for a bus when he was shot in the face, according to CBS36ABC reported that he managed to run for a block before officers rushed him to the hospital.

The victim told authorities that the driver fired from a silver car with tinted windows before speeding away, according to NBC10.

Posted by Jim MacMillan.


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