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Man shot in Logan, in critical condition

A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in his face, stomach and left leg near the Stenton Park recreation center on 17th Street near Courtland in Logan Friday night, police said.

Man shot in Logan, in critical condition

A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in his face, stomach and left leg near the Stenton Park recreation center on 17th Street near Courtland in Logan Friday night, police said.

Shots rang out around 9:30 p.m., and the man ran to the home of a nearby relative on 17th Street near Wingohocking, said Chief Inspector Scott Small.

Medics took the victim to Temple University Hospital, and Small said he was conscious and speaking with police after the shooting.

There were no surveillance cameras near the scene, and there were no witnesses.

Police found nine shell casings on the scene, and the victim told police he was unsure why the suspect shot him.

A description of the suspect was not immediately available, and no arrests were made.

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