A 22-year-old man is recovering from a wound to his right shoulder after being shot on 53rd Street near Woodland Avenue in Kingsessing, police said.
The shooting was reported around 11:15 p.m., however when officers arrived on the scene the victim was no longer there, said Lt. John Walker of the Southwest Detective Division.
Shortly after the shooting was reported, a wounded man walked into the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, he said.
Police were unsure of the circumstances surrounding the shooting Thursday night and said there were no witnesses.
A detailed description of the suspect was not immediately available.