Carjacking victim in serious condition

A man who was carjacked in Hunting Park on Friday remained in Temple University Hospital in serious condition yesterday with a single gunshot wound to his buttocks, according to city police information officer Christine O'Brien.

The 32-year-old man, whose identity was not disclosed, was driving a Chevrolet Impala when two men fired on him and took his vehicle. The incident occurred shortly before 6 p.m., in the 3100 block of North 10th Street, O'Brien said. No arrests had been made and the investigation was continuing. - Jan Hefler