Teen shot in Kingsessing

A 19-year-old man was shot in the neck in Kingsessing about 7:30 tonight.

Police said the victim, whose name was not released, was wounded at 55th Street and Willows Avenue. He was admitted to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in critical condition.

The shooter was initially described as a black man in a dark shirt who fled south on 55th Street on a bicycle, police said. Tipsters can contact Southwest Detectives at 215-686-3183.