Man, 25, critical after shooting in East Frankford

A 25-year-old man was in critical condition Thursday night after he was shot five times in East Frankford, police said.

The man was on Lesher Street near Orthodox just after 5 p.m. when someone opened fire on him, wounding him several times throughout the body.

Police picked him up and rushed him to Aria Health Frankford hospital in a squad car, a police spokeswoman said. He remained in critical condition there later Thursday.

No arrests were made in the shooting.

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