Shooting victim updates: Six men wounded Thursday in Philadelphia

Six men were wounded — two critically – in separate shooting incidents reported Thursday across Philadelphia. Three men were wounded Thursday evening:

A 31-year-old man critically wounded in a shooting incident on North Frazier Street near 56th and Media Street in the Carroll Park section of West Philadelphia. Police rushed the victim to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with multiple gunshot wounds. The Philadelphia Inquirer and 6ABC also published reports.

Police rushed a 24-year-old man to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition after he was shot in the back shortly after 8:30 p.m. Thursday in the are of North 18th and West Cumberland Streets in North Philadelphia. A few minutes later, a 24-year-old man suffered hand and arm wounds in a shooting reported about a block away at North 18th and West Huntingdon Streets.

As we previously reported, three men were wounded in separate incidents reported earlier Thursday in the Brewerytown, Fairhill and Franklinville sections of the city.

Posted by Jim MacMillan.


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