Saturday, July 4, 2015

Two men shot in Southwest Philadelphia

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A shooting in Southwest Philadelphia injured two men Saturday afternoon.

Police said gunfire rang out shortly before 12:30 p.m. on the 5800 block of Theodore Street.

One man, 19, was shot in the right thigh. The second victim, a 37-year-old man, was shot once each in the right hand and thigh.

Police took both victims to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where they were placed in stable condition.

Police said Saturday afternoon no weapon was recovered and no arrests had yet been made.


Contact Alex Wigglesworth at 215-854-2305 or awigglesworth@philly.com. Follow @phila_lex on Twitter.

Contact the Breaking News Desk at 215-854-2443; BreakingNewsDesk@philly.com. Follow @phillynews on Twitter.

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