Suspect sought in W. Phila. shooting

Police are searching for a man who witnesses said shot and injured a 29-year-old woman in West Philadelphia in October.

The victim told police at the time of the incident that the gunman shot her following an altercation involving the victim and several unknown patrons at the Baseline Bar, at 48th and Market streets. The victim tried to escape in a car, but the gunman fired several shots into the vehicle, striking her leg once.

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The suspect is described as black, 20 to 25, about 5 feet 11 and 220 pounds, and was wearing a brown hoodie printed with the name "Bloomsburg."

Anyone with information about the suspect's identity should call the police Homicide Unit at 215-686-3334.

- Emily Schultheis