Woman found with severe head injury in S. Phila.
A 19-year-old woman was in critical condition after suffering severe head trauma - possibly from a bullet - Friday in South Philadelphia, police said.
Around 6:30 p.m., a man in a private automobile arrived at Methodist Hospital with the woman, said Chief Inspector Scott Small. The man said he picked her up at 15th and Ritner Streets, where he found her injured.
The woman, who was initially conscious and talking, was transferred to Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. The man was taken to South Detectives for questioning. Police searched the area of 15th and Ritner but found no crime scene, Small said. - Robert Moran