Friday, July 3, 2015

Cops: 2 injured in Cedarbrook when shooter opens fire on SUV

Police were on the scene of a double shooting in East Mount Airy's Cedarbrook neighborhood early Sunday evening.

Cops: 2 injured in Cedarbrook when shooter opens fire on SUV

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Police were on the scene of a double shooting in East Mount Airy’s Cedarbrook neighborhood early Sunday evening.

Cops said three men were traveling in a black Ford Explorer shortly before 6:30 p.m. near the intersection of Michener Avenue near Vernon Road when they heard several gunshots. Two were wounded by gunfire, police said. One man, 30, suffered a graze wound to his right side and the other, 23, was shot in the lower back.

The Explorer drove straight to Albert Einstein Medical Center, where both victims were listed in stable condition around 7:15 p.m. Sunday.

Information about the shooter or what motivated the shooting was not immediately available, and cops were still investigating the shooting Sunday night.

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