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Man in critical after West Philly shooting

A man is in critical condition after being shot on Summer Street near 55th in West Philadelphia Wednesday night.

Man in critical after West Philly shooting

A man is in critical condition after being shot on Summer Street near 55th in West Philadelphia Wednesday night.

The 19-year-old man was sitting inside a car at about 10:45 p.m. when an unidentified man began shooting at him, Lt. John Walker of the Southwest Detective Division said.

The victim was wounded in his leg and finger, and was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

The suspect was described only as a black man who was wearing a grey hooded shirt at the time and fled the scene on foot.

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