Man shot in West Oak Lane

A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after he was shot in West Oak Lane Wednesday night.  

Police said that the man was shot once in the back at about 11:30 p.m. on Washington Lane near Limekiln Pike.

The man was transported to Albert Einstein Medical Center.

Officials were unsure of the man’s medical status immediately after the shooting, and a description of the possible suspects is not yet available.