Man shot in head in Kingsessing

A man is in critical condition after being shot in the head in Kingsessing, police said.

The shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday on Belmar Street near 57th. Police said the man, estimated to be between 20 and 25 years old, also suffered gunshot wounds to the hip and butt.

He was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

No information on a suspect has been released.

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